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2003 Nissan Altima Base 4dr Sedan Manual

2003 Nissan Altima
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
23 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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January 21, 2013, 4:13 pm

Scott 
 

Question: Frozen Engine

The high was -3 F today and my car was parked outside for 10 hours. The car wouldn't start. I tried to jump it as well and it wouldn't start. The battery is only a year old so I believe it is fine, but the engine is just too cold to start. Any suggestions on how to warm up the engine?


January 26, 2013, 8:28 pm

Ron W
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You might consider getting a block heater for the future.

But today, if you can get the car inside somewhere you should be able to warm it up.


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