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I just bought a 2005 Cadillac deville. It starts fine

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Hi my name is ***** ***** I just bought a 2005 Cadillac deville. It starts fine normally and runs and has yet to stall or anything but last night I went to get in it to run to the pharmacy and I put the key in the ignition lights all came one along with the radio but the car wouldnt start. My friends husband came out to JumpStart it to no avail. It has no check engine light or anything indicating something is wrong. Please help me I have two girls at home who miss their mommy and my boyfriend is to busy to help! Thank you!
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HI,

Ok, so the engine doesnt turn over when you turn the key to crank position, correct?

Does it make any clicking sound when the key is turned to crank position?

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