car was driving fine went to shift into 2nd when i heard something metal hit the ground lots of smoke and car wont start anymore,lots of fluid on the street and no oil left in engine i can see the oil filter when i look under any ideas?
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1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Question: car wont start
Answer #1Visitor, July 30, 2011, 20:20
It sounds like catastrophic engine failure. The only time I ever had anything similar happen was when I was driving and the car broke its crackshaft. It knocked a hole in the side of the block. Engine replacement was the only solution.
Unfortunately what you describe sounds pretty bad.
Replyrukusfsf, July 31, 2011, 07:02Rookie
aaaaaahhhhhhhhh thanks im gonna look at it a lil closer and see