Originally Posted by hilslamer
Not to stir the pot here(been lurking in here a while...), but wasn't it a crash that caused the damage?
A crash caused the bash plate to come off which damaged the water pump and caused a hole in the engine.
Now put yourself in that situation, at that moment and tell us what you would've done....
"Correct spelling, correct punctuation, correct grammar. Hundreds of itsy-bitsy rules for itsy-bitsy people. No one could remember all that stuff and concentrate on what he was trying to write about. It was all table manners, not derived from any sense of kindness or decency or humanity" - Robert Pirsig, Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance