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without knowing the exact details of your loss of compression I can offer this : if the engine was flooded the excess fuel will wash the rings of oil and you will have no ring seal. to check this , remove the spark plugs and squirt about a spoon full of oil into the cylinder. let it sit a couple minutes now recheck your compression. if you have some now, reinstall the spark plus and try starting the engine.

It could be a blown head gasket!

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