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:

    Inspection and adjustment
    Description and Conditions DESCRIPTION The purpose of the operational check is to confirm that the system operates properly. CONDITIONS: • Engine running and at normal operation temperature. Operational Check STEP 1: Check Blower 1. Turn blower control dial clockwise, blower should opera ...

    Function diagnosis
    NOISE, VIBRATION, AND HARSHNESS (NVH) TROUBLESHOOTING NVH Troubleshooting - Engine Noise Use the Chart Below to Help You Find the Cause of the Symptom 1. Locate the area where noise occurs. 2. Confirm the type of noise. 3. Specify the operating condition of engine. 4. Check specified ...

    Rear door speaker (sedan)
    Description The audio unit sends audio signals to the BOSE speaker amp. The BOSE speaker amp. amplifies the audio signals before sending them to the rear door speakers using the audio signal circuits. Diagnosis Procedure 1.HARNESS CHECK 1. Disconnect BOSE speaker amp. connectors B121, B122 ...