Water in the bilge

Discussion in 'General Amphicar Discussion' started by pfgbrian@aol.com, Aug 18, 2001.

  1. pfgbrian@aol.com
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    <font FACE="arial,helvetica"><font SIZE="2">Hello, I have a freshly restored Ampi. Went in and out of the water twice,
    and a total of maybe 5 minutes swimming. Got home, and found @ 1/2 gallon in
    the bilge at the rear. Water was below drain plug level, and below bilge pump
    level (I used a wet vac to get out). A little dampness in the hood aea, but
    not enough to have gone down drain tube. Could it have entered rear engine
    cover vents-I went pretty slow going in- maybe 10mph. What is normal on a
    fresh resto with new everything? Areas to check? Love our new car, but just
    trying to learn as I can! Thanks! Brian in CA</font>
     
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