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Engine smokes and makes loud noise and cuts off and wont start again without a boost

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Is the battery fully charged? I would normally ask several questions about the progression of this problem. Were there any warning lights on? Maybe an oil pressure light ? Have you checked the oil level? If the engine has major problems, it may need the extra amperage from the jump start just to start the malfunctioning engine. Hopefully it is something much less severe.

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