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Loss of power

I was driving about 55 mph and lost power suddenly. I pulled over instanly and checked the oil, it's not dry but pretty low and it's been a long time since I've had an oil change. Now if I try and start it, it only turns over. There's no clicking noises or smells. Any ideas of what happened?

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Chances are if your levels were low while warm or running then you will have damaged the oil seals which can be a rite pain to get to.

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