Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Body construction

Body Construction

    Body sealing
    Description The following figure shows the areas which are sealed at the factory. Sealant which has been applied to these areas should be smooth and free from cuts or gaps. Care should be taken no ...

    Body alignment
    Body Center Marks A mark has been placed on each part of the body to indicate the vehicle center. When repairing parts damaged by an accident which might affect the vehicle frame (members, pillar ...

    Other materials:

    Audio unit
    Removal and Installation REMOVAL 1. Remove cluster lid C. Refer to IP-12, "Removal and Installation". 2. Remove cluster lid D lower finisher. Refer to IP-12, "Removal and Installation". 3. Remove navigation audio unit upper and lower screws (A). 4. Remove the naviga ...

    Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system
    The Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) system uses various sensors to monitor driver inputs and vehicle motion. Under certain driving conditions, the VDC System helps to perform the following functions: ● Controls brake pressure to reduce wheel slip on one slipping drive wheel so power is tr ...

    Brake precautions
    Vacuum assisted brakes The brake booster aids braking by using engine vacuum. If the engine stops, you can stop the vehicle by depressing the brake pedal. However, greater foot pressure on the brake pedal will be required to stop the vehicle and stopping distance will be longer. Using the b ...