How to jump start Nissan Quest 2011-2017
Last Updated on Wednesday Nov 15, 2017
Learn how to jump-start 20011-2017 Nissan Quest. To jump-start your Quest you will need either a jump box. Alternatively, you can use another car but for this method, you will need jumper cables. Either method is acceptable to jump-start a dead Nissan Quest battery. When you jump start a Quest, first identify the positive and negative. Rember red on red, black on black. These instructions apply to Quest made during these years: 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017. Always make sure that keys are removed from the ignition when you connect the cables.
What you will need:
- Jump Starter Box or
- Jumper Cables
Step 1: Turn off ignition
Remove key from the ignition. Modern cars are very sensitive to voltage and Nissan Quest is no exception. To avoid electrical problems, start by removing the key from the ignition or turning off the car via the Start/Stop button.
Step 2: Open Hood
Open the hood. Locate the hood release underneath the dash. Pull the lever until you hear the hood pop open. Next, you need to release the hood safety latch at the front of the hood.
Step 3: Locate Battery
Locate the terminals where you can jump start your Nissan Quest. The battery is located on the driver's side as shown in the picture below.
Step 4: Connect Postive Jumper Cable
Attach the red (positive) cable to the positive terminal. If you are using another car to jump start your Nissan Quest, next you will need to connect the positive terminal to the helper car.
Step 5: Connect Neg. Jumper Cable
Connect the black (negative) cable to bare metal if that is possible. If not use the negative battery post.
Step 6: Start Engine
If you are using a jump box you are now ready to start your Nissan. If you are using jumper cables to connect to a car with a good battery, connect the jumper cables to the helper car.