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Car won't start after accident

I was involved in an accident the other day where I was rear-ended. I was able to drive my car off of the highway and then had it towed due to major damage to the rear end. The car then sat in tow storage for about a week. I now can't get it to start. I tried re-charging the battery and that was not the issue. Is there an emergency engine shut off that happens in the event of an accident? How do I get it to start again?

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  • stephanie Dec 05, 2012

    It's not just that it doesn't turn on... no lights come on either (like the battery is dead... but it isn't)

  • brian andrus
    brian andrus Dec 05, 2012

    ah i see well look under hood make sure the ground off the battery is grounded to the chassis and to the engine and make sure the power is ran to the starter

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Well its possible a fuel shutoff could be in the trunk i never new they had cutoff switches on them

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    alberto hernandez Jun 02, 2014

    I have the same problem on my honda accord 07 but my the engine turn over ligths work, but it won't start I wander how to get it running or if is somting like push bottom or steps how to restart the computer on the car

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