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Q: Car won't start. Need to know what's wrong.

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My car is not starting and I don't know why. I went to a mechanic last week regarding the same problem.

A: I would enlist the help of one of the mecha...

I would enlist the help of one of the mechanics from YourMechanic to check over your vehicle. They are certified and have the proper test equipment to pinpoint exactly why your car is not starting.

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