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 di ...

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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Intermittents incident
Inspection Procedure INTERMITTENT TROUBLE An intermittent incident may have occured in the past but is not being detected currently. This DTC will not be detected on SELF DIAG [CURRENT], but may be viewed on SELF DIAG [PAST] using CONSULT-III. Trouble Diagnosis with CONSULT-III DIAGNOSTIC P ...

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, pillars, etc.), more accurate and effective repair will be possible by using these marks together with ...

Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
WARNING ● The Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) is a sophisticated device, but it cannot prevent accidents resulting from careless or dangerous driving techniques. It can help maintain vehicle control during braking on slippery surfaces. Remember that stopping distances on slippery surfac ...