Revision: 2005 August 2005 350Z
Trouble Diagnoses with Battery/Starting/Charging System Tester AKS0098T
To ensure a complete and thorough diagnosis, the battery, starter and generator test segments must be done
as a set from start to finish.
1. Turn off all loads on the vehicle electrical system.
2. Perform battery test with Battery/Starting/Charging system
tester. Refer to SC-7, "
Trouble Diagnoses with Battery/Starting/
Charging System Tester" .
3. Press ?ENTER? to begin the starting system test.
4. Start the engine.
5. Diagnostic result is displayed on the tester. Refer to SC-15,
"DIAGNOSTIC RESULT ITEM CHART" .
? If the starter performs normally but the engine does not start,
perform engine diagnosis.
? For intermittent ?NO CRANK? or ?NO STARTER OPERA-
TION? incidents, refer to SC-18, "
DURE 2" .
DIAGNOSTIC RESULT ITEM CHART
Diagnostic item Service procedure
CRANKING VOLTAGE NORMAL
Go to SC-16, "
WORK FLOW" .
CRANKING VOLTAGE LOW
Perform the slow battery charging procedure. (Initial rate of charge is 10A for 12 hours.) Per-
form battery test again with Battery/Starting/Charging system tester. Refer to SC-7, "Trouble
Diagnoses with Battery/Starting/Charging System Tester" .
Before replacing battery, clean the battery cable clamps and battery posts. Perform battery
test again with Battery/Starting/Charging system tester. Refer to SC-7, "
with Battery/Starting/Charging System Tester" . If second test result is ?REPLACE BAT-
TERY?, then do so. Perform battery test again to confirm repair.