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Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
Category: Nissan
Satisfied Customers: 3840
Experience:  Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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Alarm won stop and car won't start, Yes but the key isn't a

Customer Question

Alarm won stop and car won't start
JA: Have you tried locking and unlocking the driver's side door using the key itself?
Customer: Yes but the key isn't a fob
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 99 altima
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Just tried to turn off alarm by pulling the battery cable off
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: It has a new ignition system in it
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Chad ,Welcome To JustAnswer, I'm reviewing your question and I will be be posting a replay ASAP

Can you try this procedure if you have not already

Master reset Procedure

1- Disconnect Battery Cables ( Negative & Positive Cables )

2- Hold cables Together for 20 secs ,then let go

3- Wait 10 minutes

4- Make sure all doors are closed

5- Reconnect battery Cables

6- Lock & unlock the vehicles using the key from driver door side (if you have a key fob with no blade key, just lock & unlock using the key fob buttons)

7- Enter the vehicle and attempt to start

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician