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Old 07-30-2007, 09:18 AM
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help me 500sl

i turned my car off perfect no noises didnt overheat, the next time i started it would only tik. engine seized.
how can it be
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Old 07-30-2007, 02:15 PM
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You probably have a dead battery.
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Old 07-30-2007, 02:51 PM
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I'm glad to see there are other neurotics on this forum besides me. Who else tends to think the worst possible thing has happened right off the bat?
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Old 07-30-2007, 06:27 PM
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AA guy come out and checked the battery, cant turn the engine with a bolt on the pully
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Old 07-30-2007, 09:30 PM
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Someone else on this forum just had the same thing happen a few weeks ago. Didn't it turn out to be plastic timing chain guide rails broke and fell into oil pump gear? follow link

Battery won't turn over the engine
Resistance is Futile.
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Old 07-31-2007, 03:51 PM
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thanks mate, very similar problem
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