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:

    Warning lamp
    Description • Warning lamp is built in combination meter. • Remote keyless entry system malfunction is reported to the driver by the warning lamp illumination. Component Function Check 1.CHECK FUNCTION 1. Perform “INDICATOR” in the “Active Test” mode with CONSULT-III. 2. Che ...

    P0705 park/neutral position switch
    Description • The PNP switch is included in the control valve assembly. • The PNP switch includes 4 transmission position switches. • TCM judges the selector lever position by the PNP switch signal. DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE CAUTION: Always drive ...

    Spark plug
    Removal and Installation 1. Ignition coil 2. Spark plug 3. Rocker cover RH 4. Rocker cover LH REMOVAL 1. Remove the ignition coil. Refer to EM-145, "Removal and Installation LH" and EM-145, "Removal and Installation RH". 2. Remove the spark plug with a suitable spar ...