Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Rocker cover

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1. Rocker cover (RH)


1. Rocker cover (RH)

2. Rocker cover gasket (RH)

3. Rocker cover gasket (LH)

4. Rocker cover (LH)

A. Follow installation procedure

Removal and Installation LH


Removal and Installation LH

REMOVAL

1. Remove the engine cover, using power tool.

2. Remove front air duct.

3. Remove blow by hose from rocker cover.

4. Remove camshaft position sensor.

CAUTION: • Handle carefully to avoid dropping and shocks.

• Do not disassemble.

• Do not allow metal powder to adhere to magnetic part at sensor tip (A).

• Do not place sensors in a location where they are exposed to magnetism.

5. Disconnect the ignition coil connectors.


5. Disconnect the ignition coil connectors.

6. Remove the ignition coils. Refer to EM-145, "Removal and Installation LH".

CAUTION: Never shock ignition coils.

7. Remove LH rocker cover bolts from cylinder head as shown.


INSTALLATION


INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

• Apply sealant to the areas on the front corners using Tool.

• Use Genuine Silicone RTV Sealant or equivalent. Refer to GI-15, "Recommended Chemical Products and Sealants".

Tool number : WS39930000 ( — )

• Tighten the rocker cover bolts in two steps in the order as


• Tighten the rocker cover bolts in two steps in the order as shown.


Removal and Installation RH


Removal and Installation RH

REMOVAL

1. Remove the engine cover, using power tool.

2. Disconnect the mass air flow sensor electrical connector and remove the air cleaner assembly and air intake tubes. Refer to EM-129, "Removal and Installation".

3. Remove the intake manifold collector using power tool. Remove gasket and the electric throttle control actuator. Refer to EM-130, "Removal and Installation".

4. Remove ignition coils. Refer to EM-145, "Removal and Installation RH".

CAUTION: Never shock ignition coils.

5. Remove camshaft position sensor.

CAUTION: • Handle carefully to avoid dropping and shocks.

• Do not disassemble.

• Do not allow metal powder to adhere to magnetic part at sensor tip (A).

• Do not place sensors in a location where they are exposed to magnetism.

6. Remove RH rocker cover bolts from cylinder head as shown.


6. Remove RH rocker cover bolts from cylinder head as shown.


INSTALLATION


INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

• Apply sealant to the areas on the front corners using Tool.

• Use Genuine Silicone RTV Sealant or equivalent. Refer to GI-15, "Recommended Chemical Products and Sealants".

Tool number : WS39930000 ( — )

• Tighten the rocker cover bolts in two steps in the order as shown.


• Tighten the rocker cover bolts in two steps in the order as shown.


Front timing chain case


    Fuel injector and fuel tube
    Removal and Installation 1. Fuel feed hose 2. Quick connector cap 3. Fuel tube 4. O-ring 5. Fuel damper 6. Fuel damper cap 7. Clip 8. O-ring (black) 9. Fuel injector 10. O-ring (green) A. ...

    Front timing chain case
    Removal and Installation 1. Gasket 2. IVT control valve cover RH 3. IVT valve RH 4. IVT valve LH 5. Water pump cover 6. IVT control valve cover LH 7. Crankshaft pulley 8. Front oil seal 9. ...

    Other materials:

    AV 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 AV control unit for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). I ...

    B2617 starter relay circuit
    Description Located in IPDM E/R, it runs the starter motor. The starter relay is turned ON by the BCM when the ignition switch is in START position. IPDM E/R transmits the starter relay ON signal to BCM via CAN communication. DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC NOTE: • If DTC B2617 is disp ...

    Malfunction indicator lamp
    Description The Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) is located on the combination meter. The MIL will light up when the ignition switch is turned ON without the engine running. This is a bulb check. When the engine is started, the MIL should go off. If the MIL remains on, the on board diagno ...