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1999 Nissan Altima Question: after slamming on the brakes, my car turns on but wont accelerate.

 

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carlosaduran, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Whittier, CA, July 24, 2011, 12:06
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Is their a sensor I have to reset. The cable to the accelerator is still working, cant accelerate thru the cruise control etheir. no warning lights are on the dashboard. everthing seems normoal but it whont accelerate on any of the gears.

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    dandd July 24, 2011, 19:17
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    Sounds like your traction control system is stuck in the non-accelerate phase. I would have the traction system looked at, because it will prevent any speed above 8mph, especially if a sensor was damaged in the panic stop. Have you tried turning off your traction control?

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