The engine won't start at random times on my 2011 Maxima. Any suggestins?


Asked by Feb 01, 2014 at 10:23 PM about the 2011 Nissan Maxima SV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2011 Maxima. The engine won't start at random times. I have to jump start it to
crank. I have had battery and alternator checked out. They are ok. Please any replies?

2 Answers


Check your battery cables, could have the black corrosion problem on the battery or the cables connection.


I have a Teana with automatic transmission. And I had this problem. To start te car the shifter should be in "P" position....and sometimes the system does not recognize that. So now I push the shifter as far as I can from "P" (to the front of vehicle) with hand1 same time a turn the key (with hand2)...and start with no problem.

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