Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Exterior and interior lights

*1 Always check with the Parts Department at a NISSAN dealer for the latest


*1 Always check with the Parts Department at a NISSAN dealer for the latest parts information.

*2 See a NISSAN dealer for assistance.

1. Front map light


1. Front map light
2. Headlamp assembly
3. Park/ Turn signal light 4. Fog light (if so equipped)/ Day time running light (Canada only) 5. Step light
6. Door mirror turn signal light (if so equipped)
7. Personal light
8. High-mount stoplight
9. Trunk light
10. Spoiler-mount stop light 11. Rear combination light 12. License plate light

Replacement procedures


Replacement procedures

All other lights are either type A, B, C or D. When replacing a bulb, first remove the lens, light and/or cover.

Indicates bulb installation Indicates bulb removal
Indicates bulb installation


Step light


Step light

Use a cloth 1 to protect the housing.

Personal light


Personal light

Use a cloth 1 to protect the housing.

Rear combination light

Bulb replacement requires the removal of the rear combination light assembly. If replacement is required, see your NISSAN dealer.

Trunk light


Trunk light

    Park/turn signal lights
    1. Disconnect the negative battery cable. 2. Remove the fasteners A ; carefully pull back the front fender protector. 3. Rotate the bulb B counterclockwise and pull out to remove. ...

    Wheels and tires
    If you have a flat tire, see “Flat tire” in the “In case of emergency” section of this manual. ...

    Other materials:

    P0443 Evap canister purge volume control solenoid valve
    Description The EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve is used to control the flow rate of fuel vapor from the EVAP canister. The EVAP canister purge volume control solenoid valve is moved by ON/OFF pulses from the ECM. The longer the ON pulse, the greater the amount of fuel vapor th ...

    Ducts, nozzles and grilles
    Components 1. Upper ventilator duct 2. Heater and cooling unit assembly 3. Connector duct (LH 4. Floor ventilator duct (LH) 5. Connector duct (center) 6. Rear floor duct (LH) 7. Rear ventilator duct (center) 8. Rear floor duct (RH) 9. Floor ventilator duct (RH) 10. Connector duct (RH) 1 ...

    P0840 transmission fluid pressure sensor A (sec pressure sensor)
    Description The transmission fluid pressure sensor A (secondary pressure sensor) detects secondary pressure of CVT and sends TCM the signal. DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE NOTE: If “DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE” has been previously performed, always turn ...