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 ...

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    Air conditioner operation
    Start the engine, turn the fan control dial to the desired position, and press the button to activate the air conditioner. When the air conditioner is on, cooling and dehumidifying functions are added to the heater operation. The air conditioner cooling function operates only when the engin ...

    Meter system
    System Diagram System Description COMBINATION METER • Speedometer, odo/trip meter, tachometer, fuel gauge, engine coolant temperature gauge and information display are controlled by the unified meter control unit, which is built into the combination meter. • Warning and indicator la ...

    Evaporative emission system
    System Diagram System Description INPUT/OUTPUT SIGNAL CHART *1: ECM determines the start signal status by the signals of engine speed and battery voltage. *2: This signal is sent to the ECM via the CAN communication line. SYSTEM DESCRIPTION The evaporative emission system is used to ...