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:

    Basic inspection
    DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR WORKFLOW Work Flow DETAILED FLOW 1.OBTAIN INFORMATION ABOUT SYMPTOM Interview the customer to obtain as much information as possible about the conditions and environment under which the malfunction occurred. >> GO TO 2 2.CHECK SYMPTOM • Check the symptom ...

    Inspection and adjustment
    Description and Conditions DESCRIPTION The purpose of the operational check is to confirm that the system operates properly. CONDITIONS: • Engine running and at normal operation temperature. Operational Check STEP 1: Check Blower 1. Turn blower control dial clockwise, blower should op ...

    IPDM-E 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 IPDM E/R for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). Is the in ...