My car only starts sometimes and cranks but wont start most of the time for the past week

Asked by Aug 16, 2016 at 03:27 PM about the 2000 Nissan Maxima GLE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It used to hesitate when starting sometimes but it
always started. When I get it started now I can
smell gas when I'm driving . I've replaced the
starter and the fuel pump not really sure what else
I need to do please help

4 Answers

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Sounds like time for a tuneup new spark plugs.

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I changed the spark plugs about 6 months ago

20,300

Replace air filter and clean throttle with throttle body cleaner.

15

Hey did you ever find out what the problem was? My maxima is also doing this.

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