Q: Engine tries to crank, but can't.

asked by on January 14, 2016

The car will not turn on. When I turn the key, I can hear the engine trying to start, but it never turns over.

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It sounds like your car is either not getting fuel or not getting spark. This could be caused by dozens of things, from a failed crank sensor to a faulty fuel pump. My advice is to have your vehicle inspected by a trained professional. YourMechanic is an excellent option because we make house calls, which saves you a tow bill.

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