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Engine stopped, now won't run.

I havea 99 model xr250, latly it seems to of been chewing a fare bit of oil, its been running ok other than that though, i took it out riding, anyways, going along about third gear, and it started buzzing kind of, and i startd losing a bit of power, i then started slowing down, but the engine died before i could come to a halt, looking around theres no visible damage, although, compression seems to be a little less.
old man recons to check the oil and make sure its not making metal, was wondering what worst case scenario could be, and how much to fix it.
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There is alot of questions i need to know. does the engine turn over.are you getting spark, did it just stop when you were riding,did you let it sit for a long period of time.

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