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How to get a 2011 Nissan maxima started after it stalled

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How to get a 2011 Nissan maxima started after it stalled while going through water.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Chris(aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Welcome, I am Chris (aka-Moose)

How high was the water?

How fast were you going?

Did it stall in the water or once out?

Will it at least crank?

Which liter engine?

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Thanks Chris

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The water was not very high I was going about 5 to 10 miles per hr. It stalled in the water. It will not crank. 6 cyl engine
Expert:  Chris(aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** has it been since it stalled?

Was the water 2 inches, 6 inches, a foot etc...?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
About 2 inches
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
1.5 hrs
Expert:  Chris(aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** you just splashed some water up onto a connector and this caused a resistance issue, which prevented the computer from knowing how to control the engine. Often a vehicle will dry out and resolve itself. You can speed up the process though. The first 5 connectors to unplug and dry out with compressed air and alcohol are the crank sensor, cam sensor, MAF sensor, throttle body, and PCM. If that fails then we need a scan tool to see which codes are stored.

Expert:  Chris(aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

As I mentioned in my original post, I was going to keep checking in with you till you got your moneys worth.

It appears we are not there yet because the post has not been rated yet.

If you still need help, PLEASE reply so we can get this concern wrapped up.

Chris