Q: Wont start 2003 Pontiac Grand AM

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Every couple weeks for about a month it wouldn't want to start and i'd give it a minute and retry and then it would start. Well after a few weeks of not having any problems I was on my way to work and it died while driving, and the brakes locked up. I pulled to the shoulder of the highway and turned it off and gave it a second and tried to fire it up and bit made a vroom vroom vroom. Noise while making a loud clanking metal noise, not a ticking or knocking but a clanking. And it won't start. Whats wrong with it??

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

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