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Jake, Nissan Technician
Category: Nissan
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Experience:  Experienced collision repair technician, Pulaski Tech graduate and DSM hobbyist.
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05 Nissan 2.5l crank but no start. no spark, yes,changed

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05 Nissan 2.5l crank but no start. no spark
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: yes,changed crank sensor and cam sensor
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 2005
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: took it to Nissan dealer, they said the starter was bad ,took starter out it tested good
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: all fuses checked good
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jake replied 1 year ago.

a bad starter is not going to cause a no spark condition.

you can pretty much guarantee a crank no-start condition on these cars is from a bad cam sensor

just make SURE you use an OEM sensor.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Changed both sensors,still no fire..all fuses are good.
Expert:  Jake replied 1 year ago.

did the car stall while driving? do you have a volt meter on hand to check for power at the ignition coils with key to ON?