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:

    Changing engine oil filter
    1. Park the vehicle on a level surface and apply the parking brake. 2. Turn the engine off. 3. Place a large drain pan under the oil filter A . 4. Loosen the oil filter A with an oil filter wrench by turning it counterclockwise. Then remove the oil filter by turning it by hand. VQ35DE CA ...

    Diagnosis and repair workflow
    Work Flow DETAILED FLOW 1.LISTEN TO CUSTOMER COMPLAINT Listen to customer complaint. Get detailed information about the conditions and environment when the symptom occurs. >> GO TO 2 2.VERIFY THE SYMPTOM WITH OPERATIONAL CHECK Verify the symptom with operational check. Refer to HAC- ...

    How to use this manual
    HOW TO USE THIS SECTION Caution • This section describes information peculiar to a vehicle and inspection procedures. • For trouble diagnosis procedure, refer to LAN-16, "Trouble Diagnosis Procedure". Abbreviation List Unit name abbreviations in CONSULT-III CAN diagnosis an ...