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My car won't crank. i turn the key and it sounds like its trying to crank but it never fires. It fired once but while idling a few seconds later it died and hasn't cranked since

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Most likely its the OVP relay behind the battery. Could be the fuel pumps are not coming on. Maybe the tune up is so old the ignition parts are not working ie cap, rotor, plugs , coil and wires. Also check fuses for corrosion and replace with new syle copper barrel fuses.

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