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Bendix popping out but gear not spinning at the same time.

Car not starting. I replaced the battery and starter and also spun flywheel to make sure engine was not locked. Solenoid is ground to the engine. Attempted to jump the starter directly by applying positive to the main post and negative to the ground post and using a screwdriver to short it out. Still the starter will not pop and spin at the same time.
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Your pins on your pistons most likely feel. That means you need a new engine. It would act like its almost seized if the pins broke. If your engine over heated on the last time you ran the motor then that is most likely the solution.

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