Failure of the ignition power transistor can cause a "crank-no start" condition.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Nissan Altima Engine Turns Over But Doesn't Start
Nissan Altima Problem
Average Mileage: 156,375 mi (53,800 mi - 290,000 mi)
Visitor, 1995 Nissan Altima, 134,123 mi
engine turns over but no start
Visitor, 1995 Nissan Altima, 118,900 mi
Engine cranks but won't start
Visitor, 1993 Nissan Altima
My car won't start
Engine starts, but does not turn over. Distributor cap and rotor was replaced.
Visitor, 1995 Nissan Altima, 200,518 mi
The engine only has a half crank and won't st
Since I bought the car it takes to turns to start engine when warm when cold useally starts right up. I have no idea what creating the problem or how to solve it. I brought it to 3 nissan dealership for repair and they can't figure it out.