car been sitting in garage for 3 years without starting now it aint working

Asked by Aug 02, 2016 at 05:31 PM about the Oldsmobile Cutlass

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

what you think is the problem

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Fuel sitting that long will need to drained and you will need to add new fuel. Change the fuel filter too. I would not start the car until you did this, but you already did. Check the battery that it has enough power to start the car.. Drain the oil and other fluids as well.

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