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My car had cut off on me when I was driving and I reallized that I didn't have any oil in it and also, I it a lot of oil over the engine, pus the car keep going dead after trying to start it. It wants to turn over but something want let it catch, so can you give me any idea base on the problem

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Once you run an engine out of oil to the point that it actually stops, generally the internal parts are no longer worth even attempting to save. don't waste too much on trying to re-start it. though I hate to tell you, it's time for a new engine or a new car.

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Your car over heated due to no oil, its possible that you fried ur piston rings or melted a hole through your pistons so now u have no compression. It will turn over but wont run and if i dos run it would run very rough and then shut off.

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You need to take your car in and get a compression test done to your car to see if you messed up your rings.

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