Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Vin registration


VIN Registration is an operation to register VIN in ECM. It must be performed each time ECM is replaced.

NOTE: Accurate VIN which is registered in ECM may be required for Inspection & Maintenance (I/M).

 Special Repair Requirement


Check the VIN of the vehicle and note it. Refer to GI-21, "Model Variation - Coupe" or GI-20, "Model Variation - Sedan".

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1. Turn ignition switch ON and engine stopped.

1. Turn ignition switch ON and engine stopped.


3. Follow the instruction of CONSULT-III display.

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