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:

    The oil pressure warning lamp does not turn off
    Description The oil pressure warning lamp remains illuminated while the engine is running (normal oil pressure). Diagnosis Procedure 1.CHECK OIL PRESSURE WARNING LAMP Perform IPDM E/R auto active test. Refer to PCS-14, "Diagnosis Description". Is oil pressure warning lamp illumin ...

    IPDM E/R (Intelligent power distribution module engine room)
    Reference Value VALUES ON THE DIAGNOSIS TOOL TERMINAL LAYOUT PHYSICAL VALUES Wiring Diagram — Sedan Fail Safe CAN COMMUNICATION CONTROL When CAN communication with ECM and BCM is impossible, IPDM E/R performs fail-safe control. After CAN communication r ...

    B2099 ignition relay off stuck
    Description • IPDM E/R operates the ignition relay when it receives an ignition switch ON signal from BCM via CAN communication. • Turn the ignition relay OFF by pressing the push-button ignition switch once when the vehicle speed is 4 km/ h (2.5 MPH) or less. • Turn the ...