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Died and wont start! please help

So I was driving fine, i've had the car for about 8 months and its perfect with 188,000 miles. I went to accelerate and the engine died. This hasnt happened before. The fluids are all good, fuel pump good. Not sure what is wrong. Now when i go to start it, it turns but it wont turn all the way over. Any ideas? help
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Battery? Alternator? you say you have fuel what about spark. Try to turn the engine over by hand. mabe a timing chain sucked a valve do you have any compression? It could be anything check it out and and post any new findings.
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Yeah dude, you need to dig into that one. There are so many variables and its going to be a long trouble shooting if you do it on your own. You can start simple and basic, check the fuel filter, plugs,wires, coil pack or packs and go from there
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