Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Cleaning exterior

In order to maintain the appearance of your vehicle, it is important to take proper care of it.

To protect the paint surfaces, please wash your vehicle as soon as you can:

● after a rainfall to prevent possible damage from acid rain.

● after driving on coastal roads.

● when contaminants such as soot, bird droppings, tree sap, metal particles or bugs get on the paint surface.

● when dust or mud builds up on the surface.

Whenever possible, store or park your vehicle inside a garage or in a covered area.

When it is necessary to park outside, park in a shady area or protect the vehicle with a body cover.

Be careful not to scratch the paint surface when putting on or removing the body cover.

Washing
Wash dirt off with a wet sponge and plenty of water. Clean the vehicle thoroughly using a mild soap, a special vehicle soap or general purpose dishwashing liquid mixed with clean, lukewarm (never ...

Other materials:

Both side headlamps (LO) are not turned on
Description The headlamps (both sides) do not turn ON in any lighting switch setting. Diagnosis Procedure 1.CHECK COMBINATION SWITCH Check the combination switch. Refer to BCS-10, "System Description". Is the combination switch normal? YES >> GO TO 2 NO >> Repair or r ...

Anti-pinch system does not operate normally (driver side)
Diagnosis Procedure 1. PERFORM INITIALIZATION PROCEDURE Perform initialization procedure. Refer to PWC-21, "POWER WINDOW MAIN SWITCH : Special Repair Requirement". Is the inspection result normal? YES >> GO TO 2 NO >> Repair or replace the malfunctioning parts. 2. C ...

Electrical load signal
Description The electrical load signal (Headlamp switch signal, rear window defogger switch signal, etc.) is transferred via the CAN communication. Component Function Check 1.CHECK REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER SWITCH FUNCTION 1. Turn ignition switch ON. 2. Connect CONSULT-III and select “DATA MO ...