Q: Q: Car won't start

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My car has been making this loud Radley type of noise on the side of the engine by where the belts are its been doing that for about a week now then i noticed the battery light comes on and off and now today i started the car and the engine light, air bag, and battery light all came on. Then when i tried to switch it in gear it wouldn't switch so i turned the car off and tried to turn it back on and it wouldn't turn on. The radio went black but the head lights come on i need to see what this problem is

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