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Will not start

Driving along, the engine light came on, then the oil light came on then there was a loud pop then all the dash board lights came on and the engine died. All fluids are good, engine turns over fine but will not start. Could this be the timing belt?

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  • lainyandbud Dec 10, 2008

    Thank you for your help, but after a mechanic looked at the engine and repaired the thing it was the cam shaft sensor!

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Most likely is the timing belt. Unfortunitly, I believe this maybe a non interference engine, meaning you may have bent all the valves in the head.
This maybe a costly repair. Have it checked properly by your mechanic

Posted on Dec 06, 2008

  • Rob McFarlane Dec 11, 2008

    Glad too see everything worked out, good luck in the future.

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