What would cause my 2000 Chevy Malibu to die going down the highway and not start back up?

Asked by Mar 29, 2014 at 03:56 AM about the 2000 Chevrolet Malibu

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It has charge on battery and newly
rebuilt starter and alternator. It
cranks to fast when trying to start.

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If the engine cranks fast, you may have lost compression in one or more cylinders. Did you lose a spark plug?

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