Q: 2004 Cadillac srx will crank but won't start

asked by on April 17, 2017

Was driving and it cut off and now it won't start but it will crank. Prior to that the key gets stuck in the ignition and a few of the gauges won't work.

My car has 86000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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For a sudden failure like this, I would check to see if the fuel pump has failed and check for spark at the spark plugs. If no spark, suspect that a key global sensor such as the crankshaft position sensor has failed. Other common faults are defective spark plugs or a defective coil. Regardless of the underlying cause, if you request a no start diagnostic the responding certified mechanic will get the problem diagnosed and repaired for you promptly. Please let us know if you have further concerns or questions as we are always here to help you.

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