Nissan Altima Owners Manual: Precautions on cruise control

1. CANCEL switch

1. CANCEL switch
2. ACCEL/RES switch
3. COAST/SET switch
4. ON/OFF switch

● If the cruise control system malfunctions, it cancels automatically. The SET indicator light in the instrument panel then blinks to warn the driver.

● If the SET indicator light blinks, turn the cruise control switch off and have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer.

● The SET indicator light may blink when the cruise control switch is turned ON while pushing the ACCEL/RES, COAST/SET, or CANCEL switch. To properly set the cruise control system, use the following procedures.


Do not use the cruise control when driving under the following conditions:

● When it is not possible to keep the vehicle at a set speed.

● In heavy traffic or in traffic that varies in speed.

● On winding or hilly roads.

● On slippery roads (rain, snow, ice, etc.).

● In very windy areas.

Doing so could cause a loss of vehicle control and result in an accident.

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