Why wont my car start

Asked by Ben Apr 16, 2020 at 01:11 PM about the 2007 Chevrolet Cobalt

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I go to crank my car it will crank but it will not crank
the motor. The starter sounds like it's spinning but
won't engage.

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If the starter is spinning but it won't engage the teeth to turn the engine, you likely just have a bad Bendix drive on the starter motor.

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