TOPIC : No-start condition


Intermittent No-Start with Alarm

This bulletin applies to 2011 Dodge Nitro vehicles equipped with a 4.0L engine, built prior to May 9, 2011. The vehicle theft alarm may intermittently sound, along with a no-start condition. Multiple attempts may be required to start the engine.


Ram Won’t Start

Owners of 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 trucks equipped with the 5.7L engine may complain of the vehicle theft alarm intermittently sounding, along with a no-start condition.


Bad Chevy Spark

This bulletin applies to 2013-2014 Chevy Spark vehicles equipped with a 1.2L engine. If you encounter a no-start with low or no compression, along with engine noise and MIL on, record the compression readings, then remove the camshaft cover and inspect for a broken or dislodged camshaft actuator spring.


Audi Says No-Go

This bulletin applies to 2009 Audi A5/S5 models where an engine no-start condition is experienced, despite pressing the clutch pedal. The driver information center permanently shows the message “To start engine press clutch.”

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