Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Preparation

Special Service Tool

The actual shapes of Kent-Moore tools may differ from those of special service tools illustrated here.

Commercial Service Tool

    Precaution
    Precaution for Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) "AIR BAG" and "SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER" The Supplemental Restraint System such as “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER ...

    On-vehicle maintenance
    FRONT WHEEL HUB Inspection • Move wheel hub and bearing assembly in the axial direction by hand. Make sure there is no looseness of wheel bearing. Axial end play : 0.05 mm (0.002 in) or less ...

    Other materials:

    On board diagnostic (OBD) system
    Trouble Diagnosis Introduction CAUTION: • Do not use electrical test equipment on any circuit related to the SRS unless instructed to do so in this Service Manual. SRS wiring harnesses can be identified by yellow and/or orange harness connectors. • Do not attempt to repair, splice or m ...

    Measurement of weights
    Secure loose items to prevent weight shifts that could affect the balance of your vehicle. When the vehicle is loaded, drive to a scale and weigh the front and the rear wheels separately to determine axle loads. Individual axle loads should not exceed either of the gross axle weight ratings ( ...

    Disassembly and assembly
    FRONT DRIVE SHAFT Disassembly and Assembly (Left Side) 1. Circlip 2. Dust shield 3. Slide joint housing 4. Snap ring 5. Spider assembly 6. Stopper ring 7. Boot band 8. Boot 9. Shaft 10. Damper band 11. Damper 12. Boot band 13. Boot 14. Ball cage / Steel ball / Inner race assembly ...