Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Mechanical system

Cross-Sectional View

1. Converter housing

2. Driven sprocket

3. Chain

4. Reverse brake

5. Oil pump

6. Forward clutch

7. Planetary carrier

8. Primary pulley

9. Sun gear

10. Steel belt

11. Side cover

12. Internal gear

13. Parking gear

14. Secondary pulley

15. Final gear

16. Differential case

17. Idler gear

18. Reduction gear

19. Taper roller bearing

20. Output gear

21. Drive sprocket

22. Input shaft

23. Torque converter

System Diagram

System Description

Transmits the power from the engine to the drive wheel.

Component Parts Location - Coupe

1. Control device assembly

2. Accelerator pedal position sensor

3. CVT unit harness connector

4. Primary speed sensor

5. Secondary speed sensor

6. PNP switch

7. TCM

8. Battery

9. Shift position indicator Manual mode indicator

Component Parts Location - Sedan

1. Control device assembly

2. Accelerator pedal position sensor

3. CVT unit harness connector

4. Primary speed sensor

5. Secondary speed sensor

6. PNP switch

7. TCM

8. Battery

9. Shift position indicator Manual mode indicator

Component Description

    CVT system
    System Diagram Component Parts Location - Coupe 1. Control device assembly 2. Accelerator pedal position sensor 3. CVT unit harness connector 4. Primary speed sensor 5. Secondary speed senso ...

    Hydraulic control system
    System Diagram System Description The hydraulic control mechanism consists of the oil pump directly driven by the engine, the hydraulic control valve that controls line pressure and transmiss ...

    Other materials:

    Xenon headlights (if so equipped)
    WARNING HIGH VOLTAGE ● When xenon headlights are on, they produce a high voltage. To prevent an electric shock, never attempt to modify or disassemble. Always have your xenon headlights replaced at a NISSAN dealer. ● Xenon headlights provide considerably more light than conventi ...

    Electrical units location
    Electrical Units Location ENGINE COMPARTMENT PASSENGER COMPARTMENT LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT HARNESS CONNECTOR Description HARNESS CONNECTOR (TAB-LOCKING TYPE) • The tab-locking type connectors help prevent accidental looseness or disconnection. • The tab-locking type connectors a ...

    Compression pressure
    CHECKING COMPRESSION PRESSURE 1. Warm up the engine to full operating temperature. 2. Release the fuel pressure. Refer to EC-550, "Inspection" (California), EC-1038, "Inspection" (Except California). 3. Remove the ignition coil and spark plug from each cylinder. Refer ...