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My 2011 hyudia tucson had a dead battery this morning. Now

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My 2011 hyudia tucson had a dead battery this morning. Now it turns over but wont start
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12/4/2015
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** there a antitheft light flashing on the dash, when you try to start it?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Nope
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

Have you had codes pulled from the computer yet?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Check engine and battery light are on
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

ok, have you checked for spark at he spark plugs yet, we need to see if its losing spark or fuel?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Engine turns over fast like its flooded
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

ok, how many miles do you have on this?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Reason battery was dead was interior lights were on overnight. Have it on charge
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
182000 km so120000 miles
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Would disconnecting battery reset it to normal operating mode
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It ran fine previous to my killing battery
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

ok, so it sounds like either its flooded, and has washed the oil off the rings, which will make it soin faster because there is no compression, or the timing chain has broke, which is unlikely, resetting the battery will not clear the flood, you must remove the spark plugs and blow the cylinders out and dry off the plugs, one thing you can try is to put the gas pedal to the floor and hold there while cranking, this is the clear flood mode, if it starts, great, if it does not, then you will need to remove the plugs,Tim

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Ok will do
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

let me know if it starts,Tim

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I pulled plugs dried them with a propane torch and blew out cyl.with compressed air. Still not starting and still turning over like flooded
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Would feeding propane into the air box possibly help it fire and clear out
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Plugs were in hreat shape just wet from flood situation
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

ok, can you pull one plug and see if they are again wet?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I did and they were wet again
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Battery is still weak cause of worn out charger
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

Ok, then the next step is to check compression, do you have a compression gauge?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No i dont. Compression is still down cause of flood
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

we need to see if adding a teaspoon of oil into each cylinder brings the compression up, can you get a gaige, most parts houses like autozone and oriellys will loan you one?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
try oil in cyl. K
Hyundai Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER replied 2 years ago

we need to check the compression, and then add a little oil in each cylinde and see if the compression comes up?

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