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Unable to communicat to the OBD2 for a 1999 Nissan Altima

Check Engine light is on, when connected to the OBD2 to read the error there is no connection. For some reason unable to communicate. And so, a communication error is shown. Im trying to pass the E-check but the engine light is on, and there is a communication link error. When i did the alternate test there was to much NOx being emitted, and so I dont know where to start.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    check for blown fuses, most times the problem is no 12 volts to the test connector.

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Up to 99 or 2000 model maxima's arent OBD II. There is a OBD I connector located behind the fuse box cover inside the car. It is a grey connector.

Posted on May 14, 2009

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    mikefixsit Dec 20, 2012

    wrong ^ 96 and newer nissan's are OBD2

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