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Mechanic: How can I help you?

Customer: I was on the highway and all of a sudden, the car won't propel forward. The engine runs when I step on the gas. It just won't go.

Mechanic: Sounds like the timing belt is broken. Let me take a look first.

Mechanic: Step on the gas please.

Mechanic: I'm quite sure it's the timing belt.

Customer: How much will the repair cost?

Mechanic: Probably three to four hours of labor at 80 dollars an hour. It'll be ready in 3 days.

Are there any mistakes?
Thanks
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Mechanic: How can I help you?

Customer: I was on the highway and all of a sudden, the car wouldn't move/go (forwards or backwards - but not really needed as the car will not move) won't propel forward. The engine runs when I step on the gas - what do you mean by this? Do you mean that the engine increases in revolutions when you step on the gas, but the car doesn't move? Sounds strange, as the engine can be running - ticking over - without pressing on the accelerator. You could say, the engine runs/is running ok, but the car will not move.

It just won't go.

Mechanic: Sounds like the timing belt is broken. Let me take a look first.

Mechanic: Step on the gas please.

Mechanic: I'm quite sure it's the timing belt.

Customer: How much will the repair cost? ok or - How much will it cost/will it be to repair (it)?

Mechanic: Probably three to four hours of labor at 80 dollars an hour. It'll be ready in 3 days.
optilangthe car wouldn't move/go (forwards or backwards - but not really needed as the car will not move) won't propel forward. The engine runs when I step on the gas - what do you mean by this? Do you mean that the engine increases in revolutions when you step on the gas, but the car doesn't move? Emotion: yes

(Out of curiosity, why is propel a bad choice?)

Sounds strange, as the engine can be running - ticking over - without pressing on the accelerator. (Technically yes but can't I simplify it as I did? Does the simplication raise an eyebrow?) You could say, the engine runs/is running ok, but the car will not move.
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(Out of curiosity, why is propel a bad choice?)
I don't associate the word 'propel' with the normal movements of a car.
The engine runs when I step on the gas - what do you mean by this? Do you mean that the engine increases in revolutions when you step on the gas, but the car doesn't move? Emotion: yes
The I would say something like this:
The (engine) revs (revolutions) increase when I step on the gas, but the car won't move.
Thanks, Optilang. I assume you've checked the rest and found no other problems.
The only other comment I have is regarding the last sentence:
Mechanic: Probably three to four hours of labor at 80 dollars an hour.
Whilst I can't see anything wrong with it, this doesn't really answer the question. I would suggest somthing like:
Well, you're probably looking at three to four hours (of - I think optional here - you can say 3 hours work or 3 hours of work) labour/work at 80 dollars an hour, plus parts, so it will be about/somewhere in the region of xxx dollars.
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Thank you, Optilang.