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 ...

    Other materials:

    Air cleaner and air duct
    Removal and Installation 1. Air duct hose 2. Duct sub-cover 3. Front air duct 4. Air cleaner assembly 5. Grommets 6. Air cleaner mounting bracket 7. Bracket 8. Mass air flow sensor A. To electric throttle control actuator REMOVAL 1. Remove front air duct. 2. Disconnect the tube clamp ...

    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 i ...

    Lock-up and select control system
    System Diagram System Description • The torque converter clutch piston in the torque converter is engaged to eliminate torque converter slip to increase power transmission efficiency. • The torque converter clutch control valve operation is controlled by the torque converter c ...