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My car is not starting.

A: Hi. The first thing to determine is if your...

Hi. The first thing to determine is if your vehicle cranks normally, but doesn't start, or if it doesn't crank at all. A vehicle that cranks normally but won't start indicates a problem with fuel or spark delivery. On the other hand, a vehicle that doesn't crank or cranks very slowly indicates a problem with the starting system (battery, starter, wiring, etc.). I suggest you have a trained professional inspect the no-start issue and suggest an appropriate repair.

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