CAR STARTS FINE AT FIRST WHEN COLD,DRIVES FINE. IF U SHUT IT OFF AND TRY IT WITHIN 15 M,INUTES CAR CRANKS BUT WONT START. AFTER WAITING AWHILE CAR WILL START AND RUN FINE. JUST QUICK START AND STOPS IT JUST CRANKS,
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2004 Nissan Altima Question: CAR JUST CRANKS IF U TRY TO START IT AFTER DRIVING AND SHUTTING IT OFF,
Answer #1pushrod October 26, 2012, 01:24Master
JUST FIXED ONE (2.5L) THIS ONE WAS THE CRANK POSITION SENSOR CONNECTOR! CRANKED FINE COLD, RUN FOR 10 MIN.
CUT IT OFF AND WAIT SAY 3 MIN. THEN NO START UNTIL COOL DOWN, POOR CONNECTION, NOT THE SENSOR. HEAT DOES FUNNY THINGS TO ELECTRONICS.
NOW THAT WAS THE TROUBLE WITH THIS ONE, YOURS MAY BE ANOTHER PROBLEM. I FOUND IT WITH A SCANNER, A GOOD SCANNER!
GET YOUR MECHAINC TO CHECK IT OUT FOR YOU. TOUGH TO GET AT SENSOR!! (2.5L) (2.5L) !!! ALWAYS GIVE AS MUCH INFO. AS YOU CAN.
Answer #2goodguy October 26, 2012, 04:14Master
I agree with wetry check for codes
Answer #3Greg's Orange Auto (10929 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355globalhelper October 26, 2012, 06:30Master
i think the is a recall on the crank sensors on this model call your local dealer with your vin# and they will be able to adv u