my 1995 nissan altima wont start

oshun2010
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Asked by oshun2010 Dec 02, 2012 at 10:17 PM about the 1995 Nissan Altima GXE

Question type: General

nothing happens when you turn the switch there is no clicking noise or anything, the lights work and are not dim, the radio works.checked the battry cables and they are tight. tried starting in nuetral

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Tom Demyan
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What is the voltage of the battery? If it is over 12.2-12.4V, then it's OK. Then check the starter cables, and the ignition switch itself.

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Ben Johnson
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Alternator may be shot. Try getting it jumped. If it runs and then won't start again your alternator isn't holding a good charge.

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