Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Operating tips

● When the engine coolant temperature and outside air temperature are low, the air flow from the foot outlets may not operate for a maximum of 150 seconds. However, this is not a malfunction. After the coolant temperature warms up, air flow from the foot outlets will operate normally.

The sunload sensor, located on the top driver’s


The sunload sensor, located on the top driver’s side of the instrument panel, helps the system maintain a constant temperature. Do not put anything on or around this sensor.

    Manual operation
    Fan speed control Press the fan control buttons to manually control the fan speed. Press the AUTO button to return to automatic control of the fan speed. Air recirculation Press the air re ...

    Servicing air conditioner
    The air conditioner system in your NISSAN vehicle is charged with a refrigerant designed with the environment in mind. This refrigerant does not harm the earth’s ozone layer. Special chargi ...

    Other materials:

    Before starting the engine
    ● Make sure the area around the vehicle is clear. ● Check fluid levels such as engine oil, coolant, brake fluid, and windshield-washer fluid as frequently as possible, or at least whenever you refuel. ● Check that all windows and lights are clean. ● Visually inspect ti ...

    TPMS
    System Diagram System Description BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) The BCM is shown with the instrument panel LH removed. The BCM reads the air pressure signal received by the tire pressure receiver, and controls the low tire pressure warning lamp as shown below. It also has a self-diagnosis funct ...

    Owner’s Manual/Service Manual order information
    Genuine NISSAN Service Manuals for this model year and prior can be purchased. A genuine NISSAN Service Manual is the best source of service and repair information for your vehicle. This manual is the same one used by the factorytrained technicians working at NISSAN dealerships. Genuine NI ...