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I bought a 2013 Cruze that was rear ended, this happen 6…

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I bought a 2013...

I bought a 2013 Cruze that was rear ended, this happen 6 months ago after the car is fixed, it cranks the engine but it will not start

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the engine's fuel supply? And the spark plugs -- are they all working?

Yes it has approximate 1/4 of tank, I have not check the spark plugs.

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

I haven't try nothing, just installed a new batery

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

I understand that after a car gets rear ended, there might be a switch to protect the engine

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Auto Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago
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Auto Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

This does not have a safety switch, you will need to start by checking spark and fuel. A quick test is to see if it runs on starting fluid if not problem is spark or compression. If it does then problem is fuel pressure or injector pulse. Let me know and we can go from there, thanks.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Dan,
I will try this information and will inform you,
I have a great confidence in you.
Thank you so much
Ciro
Auto Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

No problem, keep me updated. Thanks.

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Dan,
Let me try the information you gave me, if it doesn't work, i will have more information to give you.
Thanks
Ciro
Auto Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 4 months ago

Sounds good, thanks.

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