Q: Q: Car will not start

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Hello! My car is not starting. I tried jump starting the car & this had no effect. When I go to start the car I hear just one click as I turn the key, nothing else. The dash comes on as well as the radio & lights. What could be the problem?

My car has 178855 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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