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While driving at about 15 mph. Car died, Engine wont start.

Engine cranks with NO compression. Sounds as though theres no belt, But there is Help!

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  • John Weathers
    John Weathers May 11, 2010

    Do you have a 3100 engine?

  • Anonymous Mar 26, 2014

    i was driving then the engine just went off from then it does not go on

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You probably need a timing chain replaced as it is stretched. GM doesn't use timing belts on their cars as a rule while Ford and Chrysler will. If the timing chain breaks, the valves will not move with the engine and you will have no compression and the engine will not start.

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