Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Overheating cause analysis

Troubleshooting Chart


On-vehicle maintenance


    Cooling system
    Cooling Circuit 1. Cylinder block (RH) 2. Oil cooler 3. Cylinder head (RH) 4. Water pump 5. Radiator 6. Water inlet 7. Thermostat 8. Cylinder head (LH) 9. Cylinder block (LH) Schematic ...

    On-vehicle maintenance
    ENGINE COOLANT System Inspection WARNING: • Never remove the radiator cap when the engine is hot. Serious burns could occur from high pressure coolant escaping from the radiator. • ...

    Other materials:

    Xenon headlights (if so equipped)
    WARNING HIGH VOLTAGE ● When xenon headlights are on, they produce a high voltage. To prevent an electric shock, never attempt to modify or disassemble. Always have your xenon headlights replaced at a NISSAN dealer. ● Xenon headlights provide considerably more light than conventi ...

    M&A branch line circuit
    Diagnosis Procedure INSPECTION 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 combination meter for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). ...

    Front manual seat adjustment (if so equipped
    Forward and backward Pull the center of the bar up and hold it while you slide the seat forward or backward to the desired position. Release the bar to lock the seat in position. Reclining To recline the seatback, pull the lever up and lean back. To bring the seatback forward, pull the le ...