When I turn the key to start nothing happens?

When I turn the key to start nothing happens?

If nothing happens when you turn the ignition key to the “Start” position, it means that the starter motor doesn’t turn over the engine. Most commonly this could be caused by a dead battery; read above How to check the battery.

Why do I have to turn my key three times to start my car?

Hello – most likely, your hard starting is caused by a malfunctioning fuel pressure check valve, or fuel pressure regulator. A leaking check valve makes the fuel pump work harder, and run longer when cranking, before adequate fuel pressure is available for the injectors.

What are the symptoms of a bad ignition relay?

Bad Ignition Relay Symptoms

  • Ignition is Unresponsive. The ignition relay’s primary job is to give power to all control modules and sensors in your car needed for the engine to run.
  • Engine Stalls.
  • Fluctuating Ignition power.
  • Dead Battery after night.
  • Bad electronic smell.

What are the symptoms of a bad ignition switch?

Signs Of A Faulty Ignition Switch

  • Car Won’t Start. If you turn your key and the car attempts to start, but fails, then you might have a broken ignition switch.
  • Key Won’t Turn.
  • Car Stalls.
  • No Noise From The Starter.
  • Dashboard Lights Flicker.

What would cause engine not to turn over?

If you turn the key and can hear the starter motor trying to turn the engine over, the lack of power is likely caused by electrical issues such as a weak battery, dirty battery terminals or a worn starter motor. If you’re still not having any joy, it may be a problem with the battery terminals.

Why wont my car turn over but I have power?

A failure of the starter motor can be a reason why your car won’t start but has power. To confirm that it is indeed a starter motor issue, you can diagnose a dead battery or alternator. If these are working, and the engine won’t crank at all, the starter motor is most likely your culprit.

Why won’t my car start even with a new battery?

If your vehicle won’t start, it’s usually caused by a dying or dead battery, loose or corroded connection cables, a bad alternator or an issue with the starter. It can be hard to determine if you’re dealing with a battery or an alternator problem.