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Car wants to trun over but doesn't

I have a 2001 Pontiac Grand Am Gt and it ran fine this morning as soon as I went to park I truned it off. When I wanted to start it up again it wouldn't/ It would just sputter like it wants to start then doesn't. I am hoping its not an expensive fix being I don't have the money right now.
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  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    How would I check the fuel pressure? I am new to this whole thing being its a different car that I have. Also checking for spark?

    Like I said I am new to this so its hard for me to know on this car.


  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    The Check Engine light was not on at all for the car. I don't have the special tools and can't get them being I can't even move my car. ummm... also, its a 3.4 L Engine.

  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    Also, We tried to have it jump and nothing. Just had the battery checked a couple of weeks ago. Let me know if this helps. Thanks

  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    When I jumped the car it was pretty much the same.. It was attempting to turn over but wouldn't... and when it got close to starting itwouldn't... went back to the same as it was. You think its a major problem?

  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    Is it expensive to get it scanned? Also, do you think it would be anything else... just trying to weed out all the poblems... I have had so many problems with this car so I am hoping that I don't have to get a rid of it :(

  • Heather Schwagel May 16, 2009

    Alright thank you will have to get back to you later in the afternoon. Thanks for everything :D

  • kybandit May 23, 2009

    maybe the passlock system is the security lite flashing? if so wait 15 minutes and try again..

  • Ray Keckeisen May 11, 2010

    most major parts stores will scan the car for free, get the codes and get back to me

  • Ray Keckeisen May 11, 2010

    it sounds like you have a battery or charging system problem, you have also probably triggerd the pass lock system in the car, you will probably need to see someone who can clear the pass-lock with a scanner for the computer. unless you can get the car scanned for codes its all just guessing. my motto is test don't guess. get back to me if you need more help. sorry

  • Ray Keckeisen May 11, 2010

    when you jump the car what happens? does it turn over or do you still have nothing, if so make sure all the cables that go to the battery are good,meaning clean and tight,get back to me Ray

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    You need special tools, if u don't have them to the dealer you should go.

  • Ray Keckeisen May 11, 2010

    what engine is in the car, is the check engine light on?

  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    until u get it diagnosed for what is the cause of the no start it is impossiable to guess. U will need to find out if it has fuel pressure, and if that's ok then check for spark.



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Make sure you have the car scanned,also check all the connection at the battery,check with an ohm meter all wires should read zero, no resistance, get back to me if you need more help,please rate my fix as i srive to be the best,problems get back to me Thanks Ray

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I got it fixed all we did was let it sit all day and then when we went to try it again it started right up. Not for sure what the problem was but we plan on going to get it double checked just in case it was a start to something more serious. But thank you everyone trying to help me out with the problem :D

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