Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Function diagnosis

STARTING SYSTEM

System Diagram

System Description

The starter motor plunger closes and provides a closed circuit between the battery and the starter motor. The starter motor is grounded to the cylinder block. With power and ground supplied, the starter motor operates.

Component Description

    Basic inspection
    DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR WORKFLOW Work Flow OVERALL SEQUENCE DETAILED FLOW NOTE: To ensure a complete and thorough diagnosis, the battery, starter motor and alternator test segments must be done ...

    Other materials:

    Ignition timing
    Description This describes how to check the ignition timing. For the actual procedure, follow the instructions in “BASIC INSPECTION”. IGNITION TIMING : Special Repair Requirement 1.CHECK IGNITION TIMING 1. Attach timing light to No. 1 igniton coil (1) wire as shown. 2. Check ignitio ...

    Startup display
    When the vehicle in placed in the ON or ACC position the screens that display in the vehicle information include: ● Active system status (if so equipped) ● Trip computer ● Tire pressure information (if so equipped) ● Fuel economy ● Warnings Warnings will only di ...

    Normal operating condition
    COMPASS Description • The electronic compass is highly protected from changes in most magnetic fields. However, some large changes in magnetic fields can affect it. Some examples are (but not limited to): high tension power lines, large steel buildings, subways, steel bridges, automatic c ...