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If your brake lights work then the brake light switch is OK; that would keep the car from starting if it fails.
Is your battery fully charged? These cars are very sensitive to low battery voltage.
Clutch actuator could be the issue, as could the crankshaft sensor. Too cold to mess with those outdoors.
There is absolutely an oil dipstick....

The top of it is the round yellow thing to the right side of the photo :)
 

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Yes, no transmission dipstick because there's no need to check it - it's a lifetime fill. If the battery turns it over at -30 it's in good shape.
 

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Just my .02 but changing the gear oil is not going to solve anything. Without getting the car evaluated by a mechanic and checking for OBD codes it's just pure guesswork as to what's wrong. I'd take mnsamson up on the offer to help you find a local mechanic and go from there. :)
 
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