2000 nissan altima wont start. security light blinks every three seconds and wont turn over. Tried disconnecting battery to reset. Tried cycling key on/off for 5 sec. still wont turn over. What's the reset?

Asked by Jul 11, 2013 at 04:22 PM about the 2000 Nissan Altima GLE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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A Nissan dealer has to either reset your security system, or maybe its a bad computer which once again a Nissan dealer will have to reprogram a new computer. I have a 2000 Altima Gxe 2.4 and it died driving down the road. It will turn over but wont start. Theres no spark, no gas Nothing. I read that the security system can shut the whole car down but in my case- I smelled something burning- its the computer. In either case your car wont do anything and youll have to bring it to the dealer.

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Ive also read that from 2000 to 2003 theyve had this problem.

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Where inerstia switch

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We just had the same problem we rest the the computer car started right up don't need no dealer there a reset thing on the ecm or compute. Take a small straight object and reset computer.

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