Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Read first—then drive safely

Before driving your vehicle, please read this Owner’s Manual carefully. This will ensure familiarity with controls and maintenance requirements, assisting you in the safe operation of your vehicle.

Warning

Important safety information reminders for safety! Follow these important driving rules to help ensure a safe and comfortable trip for you and your passengers! • Never drive under the influence of alcohol or drugs.

•  Always observe posted speed limits and never drive too fast for conditions.

•  Always give your full attention to driving and avoid using vehicle features or taking other actions that could distract you.

• Always use your seat belts and appropriate child restraint systems. Preteen children should be seated in the rear seat.

• Always provide information about the proper use of vehicle safety features to all occupants of the vehicle.

• Always review this ownerƒfs manual for important safety information.

Modification of your vehicle this vehicle should not be modified.

Modification could affect its performance, safety or durability, and may even violate governmental regulations. In addition, damage or performance problems resulting from modifications may not be covered under nissan warranties.

    Foreword
    Welcome to the growing family of new NISSAN owners. This vehicle is delivered to you with confidence. It was produced using the latest techniques and strict quality control. This manual was prep ...

    When reading the manual
    This manual includes information for all features and equipment available on this model. Features and equipment in your vehicle may vary depending on model, trim level, options selected, order, da ...

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    Precaution
    Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) "AIR BAG" and "SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER" The Supplemental Restraint System such as “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER”, used along with a front seat belt, helps to reduce the risk or severity of injury to the driver and front ...

    Rear window and outside mirror (if so equipped) defroster switch
    Type A To defrost the rear window glass and outside mirrors (if so equipped), start the engine and push the rear window defroster switch on. The rear window defroster indicator light on the switch comes on. Push the switch again to turn the defroster off. The rear window defroster automat ...

    Extending engine run time
    The remote start feature can be extended one time by performing the steps listed in “Remote starting the vehicle” in this section. Run time will be calculated as follows: ● The first 10 minute run time will start when the remote start function is performed. ● The second 10 minu ...