Q: Will my Saturn start with a bad alternator

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It has fire threw plugs,getting gas and has compression,but no start!! It's reading no codes of failure,what's it's problem?New plugs,fuses I even tried starting fluid,(mad at it)still no start ain't even trying to start🤔🤔the alternator is the only thing I ain't took and tested that I know off please help me

My car has 17500 miles.
My car has a manual transmission.

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