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Saturn SL: replaced transmission in 2001 Saturn, it ran and

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replaced transmission in 2001 Saturn, it ran and moved thru the gears, rought but it did move and run, then noticed the axle seal was leaking, so replaced the seal and now it doesn't even want to start, but it in gear and a loud snap was heard, what could be wrong that it doesn't want to even start now
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!There are many things that can cause a no start condition, especially depending on what it's actually doing. I'm assuming that the engine doesn't crank, which could be a mechanical problem preventing it from physically turning, it could be a range sensor or wiring issue, the ignition switch, starter, starter relay, or the engine controller may not be awake.What happens when you attempt to start the engine?If it doesn't crank, are you able to turn the engine by hand with a socket on the crank damper bolt?