Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: On-vehicle repair

STARTER MOTOR

Removal and Installation

M/T Models

REMOVAL

1. Disconnect the negative battery terminal.

2. Disconnect the starter motor harness connectors.

3. Remove the two starter motor bolts, using power tools.

4. Remove the starter motor.

INSTALLATION

1. Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

Removal and Installation

CVT Models

REMOVAL

1. Disconnect the negative and positive battery terminal.

2. Remove the air cleaner assembly and air ducts.

3. Disconnect the following: • ECM

• TCM

4. Remove the battery tray. For Sedan Refer PG-139, "Removal and Installation". For Coupe Refer to PG- 68, "Removal and Installation" 5. Disconnect the starter motor harness connectors.

6. Remove the two starter motor bolts, using power tools.

7. Remove the starter motor.

INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

    Preparation
    Special Service Tool Commercial Service Tool ...

    Service data and specifications (SDS)
    STARTER MOTOR Starter ...

    Other materials:

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    Battery
    ● Keep the battery surface clean and dry. Clean the battery with a solution of baking soda and water. ● Make certain the terminal connections are clean and securely tightened. ● If the vehicle is not to be used for 30 days or longer, disconnect the negative (-) battery ter ...

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