Make sure you have power to the alternator. What are some troubleshooting steps I should do? I had them both replaced. Choosing the right battery is easier than ever when you shop the extensive selection at AutoZone. If you get into your Altima, turn the key, and your car doesn't start you may hear nothing or a clicking sound from the engine bay , you have a dead battery and need a jump-start. Thought it was weird but did not stress myself about it. The car did not start, nor would it switch to accessory mode.
The driver said he was not sure what the exact cause is for this but that he has seen this many times. All they said was that if it happens again bring it back. Prior to and during malfunction no indicators on dashboard lit up to alert us to any problem. Original battery went dead in 2012, additional batteries installed in 2013, 2014, 2015 by the dealer and towed to the dealer. Mechanic did tell me if battery goes dead again to give him a call and he would come to try and see if he could find what was the cause in the electrical system. Can not move the gear shift out of park at times, I have to use the gear shift release mechanism. He told me and the techs that this is a known issue for 2010-2013 Altimas.
They couldn't reproduce the problem and they said it was safe to drive and sent me back even though I raised my concern driving the car. I put the car in park and started it again. Update from Dec 5, 2015 : Well, the dealer replaced the entire transmission free under warranty at 55,000 miles. I changed the battery to new one from autozone. What should I do when the battery light dont come up when I ignite the key? Extra info The outside temprature in my area is 60F-70F. I called aaa to request a tow since nothing seemed to let me start the car.
The car still ran, so I was thinking that I could make it home to take it to a mechanic. If they can't figure out what the hell is wrong with their own car who does? My spouse met me at the dealership with the other key fob so we could test whether my key was the only affected fob; unfortunately, the other key fob did not allow the car to start either. If you don't see that voltage and you know the alternator is good, check the cables that connect to the alternator; the plug in cable is easy to not get plugged in all the way. Can't they not think out of the box for some solution? The failure mileage was 100,000. A year later the right rear light only works when you tap it. Not connect the electrical component or the ground wire directly battery terminal, the actual shapes of Kent-Moore tools may differ from those of special service tools illustrated here, multitasking battery electrical diagnostic station, tests batteries, starting and charging systems charges batteries.
This is not safe if you can't get you care out of park, Nissan knows of the issue but continues to ignoring the problem. I had to a wait a few minutes to be able to shut off the engine and restart it and drove home about 1. I already replaced my keyless entry key fob battery and still no power in my car not even to open the car. Now at 39k the worse issue has began. AutoZone offers high-performance replacement batteries when you need them most.
The video above shows you how to replace the battery in your 2013 Nissan Altima. It's a shame because, I really liked the car. Please contact me with any helpful information about this problem. The contact stated her vehicle service personal came out and were able restart the vehicle. This failure is not due to misuse. It was as if the key fob was not recognized by the car. However, I took the car back and dropped it off at the dealer ship again.
The original car battery failed because of heavy corrosion around the positive terminal as well. The gear shift will move sometimes but more often than not. Let's see what they do on Monday! The last time the car was driven was on Saturday morning, which was me who drove it, and the car felt perfectly fine. I get to the dealer, and the staff was really nice. Thank you - Peter K. Car was stationary when complaint happened.
The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where the battery was replaced. No matter the situation, Advance Auto Parts has the Battery product you desperately need. The manufacturer was not notified of the failures. I left the car and came next day when manager was there and they said they failed to replicate the problem and don't know what's wrong with it. This is my first and last.