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Wont Turn over.

The car was running fine yesterday as far as I know. When I went to turn the car on this morning It wouldn't turn over, however, the car isn't dead. When I turn the key the lights come still come on, so there is power to the car. Its just when i got to fire it up, I get about one crank out of the engine and then it stops trying to turn over. whats going on?

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  • Danarchy101 Sep 25, 2008

    Update: So after a boost the car started fine, ran fine, and I drove around for a hour in hopes that charging the battery enough to maybe get a second start out of it while I ran inside and got the directions to a local mechanic. But no luck. even after all that driving the exact same problem persists. But the fact the car runs fine once started is leading me to believe the battery has crapped out.

  • ness13 Oct 27, 2008

    i had, have, a similar problem but even after a jump nothing...lights work fine as does everything else, but wont turn over! i found out 5th is ingaged an stuck...cant get the shifter to actualy move into 5th gear! Im sure this is the tranny cousing it to catch an not turn over but could i be wrong??



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Test your battery if it is fine then it is your altenater

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