Need Help to get my car going again...

Asked by Jan 01, 2017 at 01:23 PM about the 1998 Acura TL 2.5

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have an Acura 1998 TL the car died during driving on the road. I pulled out on the side, had it towed to my house I figured it was the battery..I replaced it, it won't start..it turns but slow, I thought the alternator, I replaced it as well, again the engine turns slow not fire up and engine turns but slow..I need some help on this please!

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Is the timing belt broke?

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I ended up towed to the shop and the Mechanic told me that the camshaft was out need new camshaft and possible value works as well to do that I am looking at $1200-1500. The car has 210,000 and leaking so I decided to total the car as junk..

Thank you for your help as always!

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