Q: Cam module replaced per computer car still won't start

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Per computer cam module needs replacementioned, replaced car will not start
My car has a manual transmission.

The engine should be checked to see if the engine camshaft is turning. You may have a broken timing belt if the engine is turning but the cam is not. This would give you no cylinder compression and the engine will sound like it is spinning faster that it used to.

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