Nissan Maxima Workshop Manual 2008 (20) PDF

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CONTENTS
GENERAL INFORMATION
SERVICE INFORMATION ............................2
PRECAUTIONS ................................................... 2
Description ................................................................2
Precaution for Supplemental Restraint System
(SRS) "AIR BAG" and "SEAT BELT PRE-TEN-
SIONER" ...................................................................
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Precaution for NVIS/IVIS (NISSAN/INFINITI VE-
HICLE IMMOBILIZER SYSTEM - NATS) (If
Equipped) ..................................................................
2
General Precaution ...................................................3
Precaution for Three Way Catalyst ...........................4
Precaution for Fuel (Unleaded Premium Gasoline
Recommended) .........................................................
4
Precaution for Multiport Fuel Injection System or
Engine Control System .............................................
5
Precaution for Hoses .................................................5
Precaution for Engine Oils ........................................6
Precaution for Air Conditioning .................................6
HOW TO USE THIS MANUAL ............................ 7
Description ................................................................7
Terms ........................................................................7
Units ..........................................................................7
Contents ....................................................................7
Relation between Illustrations and Descriptions .......8
Component ................................................................8
How to Follow Trouble Diagnosis ..............................9
How to Read Wiring Diagram ..................................12
Abbreviations ..........................................................19
SERVICE INFORMATION FOR ELECTRICAL
INCIDENT ...........................................................
21
How to Check Terminal ...........................................21
How to Perform Efficient Diagnosis for an Electri-
cal Incident ..............................................................
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Control Units and Electrical Parts ............................31
CONSULT-III CHECKING SYSTEM .................34
Description ...............................................................34
Function and System Application ............................34
CONSULT-III Data Link Connector (DLC) Circuit ....35
LIFTING POINT .................................................37
Special Service Tool ................................................37
Garage Jack and Safety Stand ................................37
2-Pole Lift ................................................................38
Board-on Lift ............................................................39
TOW TRUCK TOWING .....................................40
Tow Truck Towing ...................................................40
Vehicle Recovery (Freeing a stuck vehicle) ............40
TIGHTENING TORQUE OF STANDARD
BOLTS ...............................................................
41
Tightening Torque Table .........................................41
RECOMMENDED CHEMICAL PRODUCTS
AND SEALANTS ...............................................
42
Recommended Chemical Product and Sealant .......42
IDENTIFICATION INFORMATION ....................43
Model Variation ........................................................43
Dimensions ..............................................................45
Wheels & Tires ........................................................46
TERMINOLOGY ................................................47
SAE J1930 Terminology List ...................................47
Revision: July 2007 2008 Maxima