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:

    The parking brake release warning continues sounding, or does not sound
    Description • The parking brake warning buzzer sounds continuously during vehicle travel though the parking brake is released • The parking brake warning buzzer does not sound at all even though driving the vehicle with the parking brake applied. Diagnosis Procedure 1. CHECK PARKING B ...

    BCM (Body control module)
    Diagnosis Procedure 1. CHECK FUSE AND FUSIBLE LINK Check if the following BCM fuse or fusible link are blown. Is the fuse or fusible link blown? YES >> Replace the blown fuse or fusible link after repairing the affected circuit. NO >> GO TO 2 2. CHECK POWER SUPPLY CIRCUIT 1. ...

    Door finisher
    Exploded View 1. Mirror cover 2. Front door finisher 3. Step lamp lens 4. Rear door finisher 5. Step lamp/reflector lens (if equipped) 6. Arm rest finisher 7. Rear door power window switch finisher 8. Inside release handle 9. Inside release handle escutcheon 9. Inside release handle esc ...