My car wont start up but my interior lights are.

Tiny
FREDDY A
  • 2004 INFINITI G35
  • 65,000 MILES

My car wont start up but my interior lights are working! Yesterday I gave it a cable boost

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Tuesday, October 30th, 2012 AT 6:27 PM

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Tiny
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Interior lights uses only a small amount of current. The starter requires a high discharge therefore if the battery is weak, you won't be able to crank but do have all the lights.

If a jump start works, you need to test the battery condition and alternator charging.

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Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 AT 8:55 PM

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