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2002 Saturn SL1 Question: What could be the reason my car won't start?

 

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jaracar, Baytown, TX, May 18, 2013, 19:16
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Put freon in car today and drove it up the road. Now it won't start. The lights and radio come on but just doesn't start. Changed alternator not to long ago also. What could it be?

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    pushrod May 18, 2013, 20:20
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    Have seen ac compressor pulley bearing lockup and prevent engine from cranking over. Just a possibility. May have a starter motor issue as well. Can remove drive belt and try to start if you think one of the componets is locked! Try to jump start!

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    jaracar, May 19, 2013, 18:22
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    Started up fine this morning & drove around like nothing happened. Done this twice before & ended up changing the alternator cause the juice was low. Wont start for few hours then does and its fine. Lights and radio would come on but not start when turning key. Could it be a fuse or something else?

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    pushrod, May 19, 2013, 18:32
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    Have the charging system checked!!

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    jaracar, June 27, 2013, 15:42
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    What is charging system and where is it?

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