Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Operating tips

● When the engine coolant temperature and outside air temperature are low, the air flow from the foot outlets may not operate for a maximum of 150 seconds. However, this is not a malfunction. After the coolant temperature warms up, air flow from the foot outlets will operate normally.

The sunload sensor, located on the top driver’s


The sunload sensor, located on the top driver’s side of the instrument panel, helps the system maintain a constant temperature. Do not put anything on or around this sensor.

    Manual operation
    Fan speed control Press the fan control buttons to manually control the fan speed. Press the AUTO button to return to automatic control of the fan speed. Air recirculation Press the air re ...

    Servicing air conditioner
    The air conditioner system in your NISSAN vehicle is charged with a refrigerant designed with the environment in mind. This refrigerant does not harm the earth’s ozone layer. Special chargi ...

    Other materials:

    Driver side door mirror defogger
    Description Heats the heating wire with the power supply from the rear window defogger relay to prevent the door mirror from fogging up. Component Function Check 1. CHECK DOOR MIRROR DEFOGGER LH Check that heating wire of door mirror defogger LH is heated when turning the rear window defo ...

    B2603 shift position status
    Description BCM confirms the shift position with the following 2 signals. • CVT selector lever • P/N position switch DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC NOTE: • If DTC B2603 is displayed with DTC U1000, first perform the trouble diagnosis for DTC U1000. Refer to SEC-36, "D ...

    P0138 HO2S2
    Description The heated oxygen sensor 2, after three way catalyst (manifold), monitors the oxygen level in the exhaust gas on each bank. Even if switching characteristics of the air fuel ratio (A/F) sensor 1 are shifted, the air-fuel ratio is controlled to stoichiometric, by the signal from th ...