Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Most common factors contributing to vehicle corrosion

● The accumulation of moisture-retaining dirt and debris in body panel sections, cavities, and other areas.

● Damage to paint and other protective coatings caused by gravel and stone chips or minor traffic accidents.

    Environmental factors influence the rate of corrosion
    Moisture Accumulation of sand, dirt and water on the vehicle body underside can accelerate corrosion. Wet floor coverings will not dry completely inside the vehicle and should be removed for dry ...

    Other materials:

    BCM branch line circuit
    Diagnosis 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 BCM for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). Is the inspection result normal? Y ...

    Precaution
    Precaution for Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) "AIR BAG" and "SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER" The Supplemental Restraint System such as “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER”, used along with a front seat belt, helps to reduce the risk or severity of injury to the dr ...

    Front wiper motor hi circuit
    Component Function Check 1. CHECK FRONT WIPER HI OPERATION 1. Start IPDM E/R auto active test. Refer to PCS-14, "Diagnosis Description". 2. Check that the front wiper operates at the HI operation. 1. Select "FRONT WIPER" of IPDM E/R active test item. 2. While operat ...