Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Instruments and controls

Supplemental air bag warning light
The supplemental air bag warning light, displaying in the instrument panel, monitors the circuits for the air bag systems, pretensioners and all related wiring. When the ignition is placed ...

Instrument panel
1. Instrument brightness control/Trip computer reset switch 2. Vents 3. Headlight/fog light (if so equipped)/turn signal switch 4. Driver supplemental air bag/horn 5. Meters and gauges 6. P ...

Other materials:

Battery
How to Handle Battery CAUTION: • If it becomes necessary to start the engine with a booster battery and jumper cables, use a 12-volt booster battery. • After connecting battery cables, ensure that they are tightly clamped to battery terminals for good contact. • Never add distil ...

Warning lamps/indicator lamps
System Diagram System Description OIL PRESSURE WARNING LAMP The oil pressure warning lamp is controlled by the IPDM E/R (intelligent power distribution module engine room). Low oil pressure causes the oil pressure switch to provide a ground signal to the IPDM E/R. The IPDM E/R then sig ...

Signal buffer system
System Diagram System Description • IPDM E/R reads the status of the oil pressure switch and transmits the oil pressure switch signal to BCM via CAN communication. Refer to PCS-11, "System Description". • IPDM E/R receives the rear window defogger status signal from BCM via C ...