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I have 2005 vectra zc and the motor 3.2l v6 the motor

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I have 2005 vectra zc and the motor 3.2l v6 the motor shutdown yesterday when the battery light came on and now the motor is locked can't turnover

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you tested the battery? Have you tried testing the alternator?

Yes but can't even turn the motor over with a bar

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model of your car?

2005 v6 3.2l cd vectra

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Tried to turnover over the motor with bar but it is locked tried to jumpstart buit no good ever

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

It has water oil and only 115,000km all belts have been changed

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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 11 months ago
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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 11 months ago

Hello there,

The timing belt has been done?

8 years or 120000 whichever comes first.

If you can't turn the engine forward, can you turn it backwards at all?

Gary

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AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 11 months ago

Hi again,

Do you need any further help?

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Kind regards

Gary

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