Won't Start on 1991 Chevrolet Caprice

I have a 1991 Chevy Caprise that I love. It used to be my brother's car before he pasted. I was driving one night with the oil light on and the wheel just locked up and the car died on me. When I tried to crank it up again it just clicked. I thought it was the motor but Im not sure and I don't want to pay too much for unneccesary repairs. Do you have any idea what it is?

by in Moundville, AL on April 29, 2010
3 answers
ANSWER by on April 29, 2010
If the oil light was on and the car just died, you may have seized the motor from a lack of oil which would explain the fact that the starter won't crank over the car. This may be an expensive repair if you damaged the engine from oil starvation, I am sorry to say.
ANSWER by on June 14, 2010
try pushing the car forward abit to rock it if this work you probaly need a starter
ANSWER by on March 25, 2011
your motor is locked up
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