My car won't start stuck on cranking please help.

Asked by Jul 28, 2016 at 12:35 PM about the 2002 Mercedes-Benz C-Class C 240 Classic Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The battery on my car died, my dad came with a
spare battery to jump start it but when I tried to
turn it on they key got stuck in cranking position. I
checked all the fuses also and don't know what to
do to get my car started.

2 Answers

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Have you tried shaking the steering wheel as you try to turn the key? Sometimes it gets caught like that..

Yes, I took it to my mechanic he ran a diagnosis and turns out there was no power coming from the fuel pump/ no ignition was happening. He also said that I needed the camshaft sensor which I finally ordered today

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