Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Axle and suspension parts

Inspection

Check front and rear axle and suspension parts for excessive play, cracks, wear or other damage.

• Shake each wheel to check for excessive play.

• Check wheel bearings for smooth operation.

• Check axle and suspension nuts and bolts for looseness.

• Check strut (shock absorber) for oil leakage or other damage.

• Check suspension ball joint for grease leakage and ball joint dust cover for cracks or other damage.

    Power steering fluid and lines
    Inspection FLUID LEVEL • Check fluid level with engine stopped. • Make sure that fluid level is between MIN and MAX. • Fluid levels at HOT (A) and COLD (B) are different. Do not confuse ...

    Drive shaft
    Inspection Check boot and drive shaft for cracks, wear, damage and grease leakage. ...

    Other materials:

    Mixture ratio self-learning value clear
    Description This describes show to erase the mixture ratio self-learning value. For the actual procedure, follow the instructions in “Diagnosis Procedure”. Special Repair Requirement 1.START 1. Start engine and warm it up to normal operating temperature. 2. Select “SELF-LEARNING CO ...

    License plate lamp
    Bulb Replacement REMOVAL 1. Position trunk lid finisher aside. 2. Turn license plate lamp bulb socket counterclockwise to unlock and remove. 3. Pull license plate lamp bulb to remove from socket. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal. Removal and Installation ...

    Headlamp (xenon type)
    System Diagram System Description Control of the headlamp system is dependent upon the position of the lighting switch (combination switch). When the lighting switch is placed in the 2nd position, the BCM (body control module) receives input requesting the headlamps and park lamps to il ...