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i have just replaced the battery on a2005 navara ignition comes

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i have just replaced the battery on a2005 navara ignition comes on but wont
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Jake replied 3 years ago.

Jake : Hi there
Jake : will the engine crank at all?
Jake : or do you get a clicking or what?
JACUSTOMER-q6rcitpn- :

nothing atol

JACUSTOMER-q6rcitpn- :

the battery is fully charged .lights work ignition comes on but wont engadge starter

Jake : Hey there
Jake : sorry I stepped away to give you some time to see my replies
Jake : Thanks, for clarifying.
Jake : So just to be sure
Jake : you turn the key and the engine DOES NOT crank and DOES NOT even click? Correct?
JACUSTOMER-q6rcitpn- :

yes

Jake : Ok this is either a faulty ignition switch or your not getting a park/neutral signal to activate the starter relay
Jake : start simple by wiggling the key and shifting to neutral
Jake : this is an automatic or manual?
JACUSTOMER-q6rcitpn- :

manual

Jake : Ahhh ok perfect
Jake : its likely just the clutch safety switch
Jake : just unplug the switch above the clutch pedal and jump the pins to bypass it
JACUSTOMER-q6rcitpn- :

there is no safety switch on the clutch pickup .

Jake : Above the clutch pedal
Jake : its just like a brake switch
Jake : but at the clutch pedal