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2000 nissian altema backfiring and now it just wont start?

I was just driving and all the sudden my car backfired a couple times them just died what could it be please help

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Sounds like you Timing Chain slipped = Dealership Time.

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Run the fault codes and check for a problem crank position sensor
that unit reports the piston position to the ECM to initiate the spark at the correct time so the backfiring and stopping indicates a problem in that sensor / wire

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Hate to say it but sounds like a timing belt, hope I am wrong.

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