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05 Altima, car will not go when the accelerator is pressed

The car will idle and go into gear but when the gas is pressed it will not go or rev. I think it might be the alternator. The battery had came on and if you hook up cables for a little while it will run right for just a little while

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Is the engine bogging down? or no responce at all? i would bring the battery to the nearest discount or autozone for a free battery charge and have them test the battery first . if the battery was low or shorted it could cause the problem your having .if it just bogging after that if it runs fine for a little while i would get it to autozone to test the alternator free test aswell. a shorted battery a blown fusable link or a bad alternator could do the same thing which would use all the voltage from the battery

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Does you car engine speed up when you hit the accelerator when the car is in park or nuetral? If it does then it may be computer problem. If it does not then it sounds like a accelerator cable is disconnected.

Posted on Jan 10, 2009

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    Richard Meyer Jan 12, 2009

    Sounds like good advise. I am not sure what it would be worth but you may want to try putting the car in another gear besides drive and see what happens. Either way get your electrical stuff checked out. Hope is it simple fix of a battery.

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