Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Increasing fuel economy

● Keep your engine tuned up.

● Follow the recommended scheduled maintenance.

● Keep the tires inflated to the correct pressure.

Low tire pressure increases tire wear and lowers fuel economy.

● Keep the wheels in correct alignment. Improper alignment increases tire wear and lowers fuel economy.

● Use the recommended viscosity engine oil.

See “Engine oil and oil filter recommendations” in “Technical and consumer information” in this manual.

    Fuel efficient driving tips
    Follow these easy-to-use Fuel Efficient Driving Tips to help you achieve the most fuel economy from your vehicle. 1. Use Smooth Accelerator and Brake Pedal Application ● Avoid rapid start ...

    Parking/parking on hills
    WARNING ● Do not stop or park the vehicle over flammable materials such as dry grass, waste paper or rags. They may ignite and cause a fire. ● Safe parking procedures require that ...

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    Service data and specifications (SDS)
    Idle Speed *: Under the following conditions • A/C switch: OFF • Electric load: OFF (Lights, heater fan & rear window defogger) • Steering wheel: Kept in straight-ahead position Ignition Timing *: Under the following conditions • A/C switch: OFF • Electric ...

    General maintenance
    Explanation General Maintenance General maintenance includes those items which should be checked during the normal day-to-day operation of the vehicle. They are essential if the vehicle is to continue operating properly. The owners can perform checks and inspections themselves or have their ...

    IPDM-E branch line circuit
    Diagnosis Procedure INSPECTION PROCEDURE 1.CHECK CONNECTOR 1. Turn the ignition switch OFF. 2. Disconnect the battery cable from the negative terminal. 3. Check the terminals and connectors of the IPDM E/R for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). Is the in ...