Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Component diagnosis

On board diagnostic (OBD) system
Diagnosis Description INTRODUCTION The ECM has an on board diagnostic system, which detects malfunctions related to engine sensors or actuators. The ECM also records various emission-related d ...

Trouble diagnosis - specification value
Description The specification (SP) value indicates the tolerance of the value that is displayed in “SPEC” of “DATA MONITOR” mode of CONSULT-III during normal operation of the Engine Contr ...

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U1001 can comm circuit
Description CAN (Controller Area Network) is a serial communication line for real time application. It is an on-vehicle multiplex communication line with high data communication speed and excellent error detection ability. Many electronic control units are equipped onto a vehicle, and each c ...

P0171 fuel injection system function
DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC With the Air/Fuel Mixture Ratio Self-Learning Control, the actual mixture ratio can be brought closely to the theoretical mixture ratio based on the mixture ratio feedback signal from the A/F sensors 1. The ECM calculates the necessary compensation to correct th ...

In-vehicle sensor
Component Description In-vehicle sensor The in-vehicle sensor (1) is located on instrument lower panel LH. It converts variations in temperature of compartment air drawn from the aspirator into a resistance value. It is then input into the front air control. Aspirator The aspirator (1) is ...