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Car fires up but wont start

Have bad rear gasket replace oil with 50w oil and put lukes oil treatment been working ok then wont start oil looked gemmy but it was cold and it is heavy oil.had daughter who student at college 108 miles away even with jump starting wont start.replace harmeic balancer and 1600 worth work dont have the 1500 to fix plan to put motor honey if i can get there. had tune up and checjed every thing but air breather just changed it this summer or when had oil changed.cathy duckworth single mom with no money daughter has car at colledge northwest miassouri state.need to get to!!!!!!!!!!!

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Does vehicle turn over ???,put battery on a trickle charge .Now you say it fires but will not run?? forget oil leak and thick oil this isnt the cause of it not starting.if it fires up but will not run then its more likely a fuel pump fault ,but thinking about it does this car have a factory immobiliser ,if it does then open and lock the door three times slowly then try starting the car within 15 secs of final unlocking of the door.

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