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98 sentra not starting.

I have a 98 sentra that my son drives. It is loaded with an after market Black Widow alarm system. We have no manual or information and the owner we purchased it from did not know anything about it other than replacing the battery.

Today he drove home and after parking the car the doors did not unlock as usual. He then tried to start the car and it is DEAD. I mean nothing clicks, turns on or anything. I tried jumping it and it didn't jump although it did spark when applying the jumper cables.

It is possible something "clicked' with the alarm system? I've tried to get ahold of someone at the black widow website w/out success. Any help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated.


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  • carterkj Jan 24, 2009

    Thanks so much!!! The battery fuse was the exact problem!!! I didn't even know cars had a battery fuse. Thanks again. Kathy



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Check fuses under the hood main fuse

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