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If I need a oil change will my car crank? - 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix

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That all depends on how far overdue your car is for an oil change! If it is so badly overdue for an oil change that the engine has seized-up, it won't crank. If it is just due (or overdue) for an oil change and no engine damage has occurred yet, it will not have any effect on whether the engine cranks.

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The car should crank. Hopefully you are talking about needing an oil change as opposed to having no oil and a seized engine. The engine will still run if the battery is charged and the starting circuits are working.

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