Q: My car cut off without warning and now is crank no start

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My 2000 Mitsubishi Galant. I started it Sunday morning around 530am with no problem. I drove less than a mile away and while I was at the stop sign it just died, without warning the lights, radio, and everything else is fine, it cranks but will not start. My battery is fine and so is the alternator, there's a half tank of gas and oil present. The last time I drove it was Saturday morning with no problem. PLEASE HELP!

My car has 200000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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