What do I do, my car wont start.

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Asked by Sep 22, 2007 at 10:28 PM about the 1989 Chevrolet Camaro RS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car will not turn over at all. When it runs it runs great but it has cut off twice and the first time I waited about 10mins and it turned over and started. This time it has been about a day since it has been off and it will not turn over.

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Do you mean it won't crank or cranks but won't start? If it cranks, it could be a bad ignition module/pickup coil. If it won't crank, check and/or clean the battery connections with a battery terminal wire brush. If that doesn't work, it could be a bad/worn out ignition switch.

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Do you mean it won't crank or cranks but won't start? If it cranks, it could be a bad ignition module/pickup coil. If it won't crank, check and/or clean the battery connections with a battery terminal wire brush. If that doesn't work, it could be a bad/worn out ignition switch or ignition coil pack(s).

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2,755

Do you mean it won't crank or cranks but won't start? If it cranks, it could be a bad ignition module/pickup coil. If it won't crank, check and/or clean the battery connections with a battery terminal wire brush. If that doesn't work, it could be a bad/worn out ignition switch or ignition coil pack(s). P.S.- Also check your air and fuel filter or fuel pressure.

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If it will not turn over at all, have your battery and charging system checked. Most auto parts stores will do this for free.

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