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My car shut off on me and wouldnt start for two hr. the oil light came on and it started to get warm then that went back to normal. It started knocking only when i wasnt moving then i was at a red light and started to go and it just shut off.im confused whats wrong

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Was the engine overheated? The lights came on due to the engine stalling out. It sounds like you overheated the engine, check the coolant level with the engine cold. Please get back to me with your findings and answers.

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This could be your tappets or big ends on way out if so not going to be very cheap.

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