WHY MY CAR IS NOT RUNNING

  • Tiny
  • freedom1981
  • 1998 Infiniti I30
  • 247,000 miles

I replace the starter and its making the noise like it it wanna start but it seems that's its not getting enough juice. I have a new battery. It like its not spinning fast enough so the starter will work. Someone told me it could be the timing I hope that's not it because that's a 1200 problem. It was also said it could be spark plug also. That's why I'm coming to the expert for answers

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 4:03 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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If the starter is new and the battery is new, check to make sure all connections between them are good. If they are, check timing to make sure it is correct.

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 4:26 PM
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  • freedom1981
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How do you check the timing

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 5:20 PM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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You will need a timing light. Then start the engine and the reference point is on the crank shaft harmonic balancer.

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Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 5:25 PM
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  • DKoz
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GET A NEW CAR

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Thursday, September 20th, 2012 AT 3:27 AM

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