Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Increasing fuel economy

● Keep your engine tuned up.

● Follow the recommended scheduled maintenance.

● Keep the tires inflated to the correct pressure.

Low tire pressure increases tire wear and lowers fuel economy.

● Keep the wheels in correct alignment. Improper alignment increases tire wear and lowers fuel economy.

● Use the recommended viscosity engine oil.

See “Engine oil and oil filter recommendations” in “Technical and consumer information” in this manual.

    Fuel efficient driving tips
    Follow these easy-to-use Fuel Efficient Driving Tips to help you achieve the most fuel economy from your vehicle. 1. Use Smooth Accelerator and Brake Pedal Application ● Avoid rapid start ...

    Parking/parking on hills
    WARNING ● Do not stop or park the vehicle over flammable materials such as dry grass, waste paper or rags. They may ignite and cause a fire. ● Safe parking procedures require that ...

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    Fuel gauge
    The gauge indicates the approximate fuel level in the tank. The gauge may move slightly during braking, turning, acceleration, or going up or down hills. The gauge needle returns to 0 (Empty) after the ignition switch is placed in the OFF position. The low fuel warning light comes on w ...

    P1722 estm vehicle speed signal
    Description The vehicle speed signal is transmitted from ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit) to TCM by CAN communication line. DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE CAUTION: Always drive vehicle at a safe speed. NOTE: If “DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE” ha ...

    Road test
    Description DESCRIPTION • The purpose of the test is to determine overall performance of CVT and analyze causes of problems. • The road test consists of the following three parts: 1. “Check Before Engine Is Started” TM-249. 2. “Check at Idle” TM-250. 3. “Cruise Test” TM- ...