Nissan Altima 2007-2012 Service Manual: Diagnosis system (TCM)

CONSULT-III Function (TRANSMISSION)

CONSULT-III can display each diagnostic item using the diagnostic test modes shown below.

FUNCTION

WORK SUPPORT MODE

Display Item List

Engine Brake Adjustment

CAUTION: Mode of “+1”“0”“−1”“−2”“OFF” can be selected by pressing the “UP”“DOWN” on CONSULT-III screen.

However, do not select mode other than “0” and “OFF”. If the “+1” or “−1” or “−2” is selected, that might cause the irregular driveability.

Check CVT Fluid Deterioration Date

CAUTION: Touch “CLEAR” after changing CVT fluid, and then erase “CVTF DETERIORATION DATE”.

SELF-DIAGNOSTIC RESULT MODE

After performing self-diagnosis, place check marks for results on the TM-86, "Diagnostic Work Sheet". Reference pages are provided following the items.

Display Items List Refer to TM-221, "DTC Index".

DATA MONITOR MODE

Display Items List

Diagnostic Tool Function

OBD-II SELF-DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE (WITH GST)

Refer to EC-1142, "Diagnosis Description".

    On board diagnostic (OBD) system
    Diagnosis Description DESCRIPTION The CVT system has two self-diagnostic systems. The first is the emission-related on board diagnostic system (OBD-II) performed by the TCM in combination wit ...

    Other materials:

    IPDM-E 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 IPDM E/R for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). Is the in ...

    Shift position indicator
    System Diagram System Description The TCM receives CVT indicator signals from the park/neutral position (PNP) switch. The TCM then sends CVT position indicator signals to the combination meter via CAN communication lines. The combination meter indicates the received shift position. Compon ...

    Cylinder head
    Removal and Installation 1. Cylinder head 2. Cylinder head gasket 3. Cylinder head bolt A. Follow installation procedure REMOVAL 1. Remove the engine and transaxle assembly. Refer to EM-72, "Removal and Installation". 2. Remove the timing chain. Refer to EM-52, "Removal ...