Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Overheating cause analysis

Troubleshooting Chart


On-vehicle maintenance


    Cooling system
    Cooling Circuit 1. Thermostat 2. Water control valve 3. Water control valve housing (Water outlet) 4. Cylinder block (Thermostat housing) 5. Water inlet 6. Radiator 7. Water pump 8. Cylinder ...

    On-vehicle maintenance
    ENGINE COOLANT System Inspection • Never remove the radiator cap when the engine is hot. Serious burns could occur from high pressure fluid escaping from the radiator. • Wrap a thick clot ...

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    CVT position
    Inspection and Adjustment INSPECTION 1. Place selector lever in “P” position, and turn ignition switch ON (engine stop). 2. Make sure that selector lever can be shifted to other than “P” position when brake pedal is depressed. Also make sure that selector lever can be shifted fro ...

    P0131 A/F sensor 1
    Description The air fuel ratio (A/F) sensor 1 is a planar one-cell limit current sensor. The sensor element of the A/F sensor 1 is composed an electrode layer, which transports ions. It has a heater in the element. The sensor is capable of precise measurement = 1, but also in the lean and r ...

    Symptom diagnosis
    SQUEAK AND RATTLE TROUBLE DIAGNOSES Work Flow CUSTOMER INTERVIEW Interview the customer if possible, to determine the conditions that exist when the noise occurs. Use the Diagnostic Worksheet during the interview to document the facts and conditions when the noise occurs and any customer' ...