Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Steering column

Disassembly and Assembly

CAUTION: • Any time the ignition switch has been disconnected, removed or installed, the keys must be re-registered in the BCM. Refer to Consult-III operations IVIS/NVIS.

The steering column assembly is not serviceable and must be replaced as an assembly.

    Steering gear and linkage
    Exploded View 1. Outer socket 2. Boot clamp 3. Boot 4. Inner socket 5. Boot clamp 6. SSPS valve (part of gear assembly) 7. Gear assembly Disassembly 1. Remove outer socket locknut and o ...

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    DLC 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 data link connector for damage, bend and loose connection (connector side and harness side) ...

    P1801 Vias control solenoid valve 2
    Description The VIAS control solenoid valve 2 cuts the intake manifold vacuum signal for power valve 2 control. It responds to ON/OFF signals from the ECM. When the solenoid is OFF, the vacuum signal from the intake manifold is cut. When the ECM sends an ON signal the coil pulls the plunger ...

    On board diagnostic (OBD) system
    Diagnosis Description INTRODUCTION The ECM has an on board diagnostic system, which detects malfunctions related to engine sensors or actuators. The ECM also records various emission-related diagnostic information including: The above information can be checked using procedures listed in ...