motor dead


Asked by Aug 24, 2016 at 03:08 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

been driving just recently down the freeway and all of a sudden the motor in my automobile started banging and popping. I pulled over and it stalled out on me and im like trying to start it and it will not go, any ideas appreciated

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a local automobile mechanic should be able to diagnose the malfunctioning engine on this vehicle for a small cost

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Timing chain/belt failure comes to mind. What kind of vehicle is this? HTH. -Jim

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