High pitched tone when I try to star 91 Nissan Hardbody

Asked by Jul 20, 2019 at 09:53 PM about the 1991 Nissan Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 91 Nissan Hardbody that is used only occasionally. It used to be very faithful, but would quit turning over about a year ago. I'm finally getting around to figuring out what the problem might be. Just got the battery charged up. Now when I turn the key, there is a continuous high pitched tone. The ignition lights on the dash all light up. There is no sound of the starter; I suspect that is the problem.
But is this screech suppose to alert to some problem?  

1 Answer

5,000

Not sure on the noise. Sitting that long, some wires might have corroded. Also drain the fuel tank and add new gasoline before starting.

Your Answer:

Shortcuts

Nissan Pickup Experts

  • #1
    beater
    Reputation
    420
  • #2
    tibags55
    Reputation
    270
  • #3
    T_S_T
    Reputation
    260
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Pickup
2 listings
Used Ford Ranger
7 Great Deals out of 1,049 listings starting at $4,500
Used Ford F-150
275 Great Deals out of 13,371 listings starting at $1,700
Used GMC Sierra 1500
84 Great Deals out of 9,795 listings starting at $2,800
Used Nissan Pathfinder
35 Great Deals out of 1,439 listings starting at $2,498
Used Mazda B-Series
41 listings starting at $2,900
Used Chevrolet S-10
4 listings
Used Toyota 4Runner
36 Great Deals out of 879 listings starting at $3,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.