Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Conditions the remote start will not work

The remote start will not operate if any of the following conditions are present: ● The ignition switch is placed in the ON position.

● The hood is not securely closed.

● The hazard warning lights are on.

● The I–Key Indicator Light solid in the vehicle information display.remains
solid in the vehicle information display.

● The alarm sounds due to illegal entry into the vehicle.

● The ignition switch is pushed without an Intelligent Key in the vehicle.

● The ignition switch is pushed with an Intelligent Key in the vehicle but the brake pedal is not depressed.

● Two remote vehicle starts, or a single remote start with an extension, have already been used.

● The vehicle is not in P (Park).

● The Remote Start function has been switched to the OFF position in Vehicle Settings of the vehicle information display. For additional information, see “Vehicle information display” in the “Instruments and controls” section of this manual.

The remote engine start may display a warning or indicator in the vehicle information display. For an explanation of the warning or indicator please see “Vehicle information display warning and indicators” in the “Instruments and controls” section.

    Canceling a remote start
    To cancel a remote start, perform one of the following: ● Aim the Intelligent Key at the vehicle and press and hold until the parking lights turn off. ● Turn on the hazard warning ...

    Hood
    1 Pull the hood lock release handle located below the driver’s side instrument panel; the hood springs up slightly. 2 Push the lever at the front of the hood to the side as illustrated with yo ...

    Other materials:

    In-vehicle sensor
    Removal and Installation REMOVAL 1. Remove the instrument lower cover LH. Refer to IP-12, "Removal and Installation". 2. Remove the in-vehicle sensor screw and remove the in-vehicle sensor. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal. • Make sure that the ...

    Combination switch input circuit
    Diagnosis Procedure 1. CHECK INPUT 1 - 5 SYSTEM CIRCUIT FOR OPEN 1. Turn the ignition switch OFF. 2. Disconnect the BCM and combination switch. 3. Check continuity between BCM harness connector and combination switch harness connector. Does continuity exist? YES >> GO TO 2 NO ...

    To protect your vehicle from corrosion
    ● Wash and wax your vehicle often to keep the vehicle clean. ● Always check for minor damage to the paint and repair it as soon as possible. ● Keep drain holes at the bottom of the doors open to avoid water accumulation. ● Check the underbody for accumulation of sand, ...