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Big belt off the engine.

The one that is connected to the alternator, something else, something else, something else melted and burned off. It was replaced and now the car won't turn over. It gets gas, it has electric, the starter turns the engine only nothing more happens.

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Check yr timing belt. Remove the oil filler cap and crank the engine. If the camshaft is not moving, then yr timing belt has broken.

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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    Azhar Mastan Jul 22, 2009

    Check the timing belt. Open the ol filler cap, crank the engine and check whether the camshaft is turning or otherwise. If it doesn't then the timing belt has already snapped.



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