Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Daytime running light system (Canada only)

The headlights automatically illuminate at a reduced intensity when the engine is started with the parking brake released. The daytime running lights operate with the headlight switch in the OFF position or in the Turn the position.
Turn the headlight switch to the for full position
for full illumination when driving at night.

If the parking brake is applied before the engine is started, the daytime running lights do not illuminate.

The daytime running lights illuminate when the parking brake is released. The daytime running lights will remain on until the ignition switch is placed in the OFF position.

WARNING

When the daytime running light system is active, tail lights on your vehicle are not on. It is necessary at dusk to turn on your headlights. Failure to do so could cause an accident injuring yourself and others.

    Headlight control switch
    Lighting 1 When turning the switch to the position, the front parking, tail, license plate and instrument panel lights come on. 2 When turning the switch to the position, the headlights com ...

    Instrument brightness control
    Push the “+” button A to increase the brightness of instrument panel lights when driving at night. Push the “-” button B to decrease the brightness of instrument panel lights when driv ...

    Other materials:

    Mechanical system
    Cross-Sectional View 1. Converter housing 2. Oil pump 3. Forward clutch 4. Reverse brake 5. Planetary carrier 6. Primary pulley 7. Steel belt 8. Sun gear 9. Side cover 10. Internal gear 11. Secondary pulley 12. Final gear 13. Differential case 14. Idler gear 15. Reduction gear 16. ...

    Making a call
    To make a call, follow the procedure below: 1. Press the   button on the control panel. The “Phone” screen will appear on the display. 2. Select one of the following options to make a call: ● “Phonebook”: Select the name from an entry stored in the vehicle phonebook. &# ...

    Warning signals
    To help prevent the vehicle from moving unexpectedly by erroneous operation of the Intelligent Key or to help prevent the vehicle from being stolen, a chime or buzzer sounds from inside and outside the vehicle and a warning is displayed in the instrument panel. When a chime or beep sounds or ...