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CarDoc, Auto Mechanic
Category: Nissan
Satisfied Customers: 599
Experience:  IMI L3 Motor Vehicle Mechanic
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Car is swinging but engine won't start, Connections and even

Customer Question

Car is swinging but engine won't start
JA: Have you checked the battery, particularly the terminal connections? Are they corroded?
Customer: Connections and even have second car to just maintain battery power
JA: What is the model/year of your Nissan?
Customer: 2006 2.5dci
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Seems like no diesel to the injectors. Yes I'm fixing it myself. Car has been standing for year and a half coz of turbo. Just bought new turbo installed it.
JA: Anything else you want the Mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: I seem to be not getting diesel to come through
Submitted: 7 days ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  CarDoc replied 6 days ago.

Hi, How are you?
I'm Shabaz, one of the automotive experts, I'm sorry you're experiencing problems with your car, I will do my best to help you today.

It's been a while since you posted this question, do you still need help with this?

Customer: replied 5 days ago.
Expert:  CarDoc replied 5 days ago.

Have you tried to spray easy-start into the intake pipe? This will definitely confirm whether you have fuel being injected or not, this can sometimes act as a "kick-start" for a car that's been parked for a while.

Expert:  CarDoc replied 3 days ago.

Just a follow up. Did you manage to get the car started?