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Oil light came on engine shut off and will engine will crank but will not start

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Check the timing belt to make sure it is still turning the cams. Check for spark out of the plug wires. Check fuel pressure. Let me know which of the three are not correct! Let me know if you have any questions and I'll do my best to answer them. Thank you for using FixYa.com!

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well if the engine cranks we know that it is not seized, yet you could have locked the cam shafts on the head by not having enough oil in which case you while the cam shaft got locke up this would have caused the timing belt to break and the vehicle sill not start so open the vlve cover and or the timing belt cover if you find the belt is broken you know that the Head of that engine needs work!!

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