Batteries are only storage devices that hold electrical energy that has been put there by the alternator. All that is required is to either tighten or replace the fan-belt. Material may not be copied or reprinted without written permission. Ok here is the deal, my gf drove her 1998 nissan maxima to work today, ran fine. For the next week after that or so, it would be even harder to start. I interchanged the fuel pump relay and the other two relays to the left of the fuses under the dash - a faint sound is coming from the fuel pump.
If your car doesn't have the immobilizer though then its a different problem. It seems that your Ignition Switch is erratic. If you have a throttle body try spraying a little bit of starter fluid into it. Thanks again for all the time yall have put into it, Ive used many of yalls suggestions as you've added them. The car still wouldn't start. Also check plug leads for proper contact and no cracks.
Service Procedure: Fabricate a jumper by placing eyelets on both ends of a length of 10 gauge wire. I drove it for about a week, everything was okay with it. This is all my Chilton's manual tells me, the only other place in the book that I have found that it mentions the line pressure solenoid valve is on a diagram of the transmission, no where does it tell me how to find it, test it or how to replace it. If the engine cranks slow, you may not get the combustion needed to get a good ignition of the fuel within the piston. If it sounds like the battery is almost dead, then I suspect your selonoid, unclean or loose battery connections, a bad cell in the battery, or a film of insulation like a non-conductive grease between your battery connections. I have driven three days in the three months. Incident Description: The incident could be duplicated about 2 out of 10 starts.
Maybe a new starter might be the fix? Monday I drove to work no problems. Please let me know if it worked. Then it runs as starter is engaged and continues to run if engine fires and runs. There are or should be toggle switches to reset security alarm. Other causes of hard starting are a faulty engine coolant temperature switch sensor , worn spark plugs, inadequate fuel delivery or pressure e. It might be a good idea to have a battery shop check your batter to see if it is holding a charge or if you have a bad cell in the battery. The starter is turning over but jsut not starting.
Without the chip plugged in the car will not start. It just happened it has never done this before. If it clears up, replace the ground cable s between the battery and the block and the firewall. Apparently oil traveled the line and got into the electrical connection, the sensor was done after that. Make sure the main engine harness ground points 2 ea. The alternater is not working Recharge the battery with a charger or car.
I have seen several things about the inhibitor switch and others about a relay on the firewall. Original Tranny was slipping really badly too. Then on Monday when I went to leave for work it left me stranded at home. Does Not Crank Condition: Means that the engine is not cranking when you turn the key to crank the engine. Just keeping my eye out for possible oil leak.
If you have a battery charger, you could juice up the battery beforehand to eliminate low electrical output as the cause. There is a piece close to firewall right above intake manifold that has 2 gas lines running to it and a plug, when she turns key on it makes a clicking stuttering noise and stops and then whens he cuts key off, it does it again, not sure if it suppose to or not. If the car still won't start when jump-started, then you may have problem with fuel delivery pump. I have a 98 Maxima and last week it would not start either. Starter and alternator previously replaced.
I have owned this car since November, it has left me stranded three times, for three different items. . I have not been able to drive my car for 3 months. Hi all, I am at a loss here. The fuel pump is located inside the fuel tank, about a 3 hour job to replace. I cannot even get my car out of my parking place LoL I wonder if its getting enough fuel.