Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Reclining motor

Description

  • The reclining motor is installed to the seatback assembly.
  • The reclining motor is activated with the driver seat control unit.
  • The seatback is reclined forward/backward by changing the rotation direction of reclining motor.

Component Function Check

1. CHECK FUNCTION

  1. Select "SEAT RECLINING" in "ACTIVE TEST" mode with CONSULT.
  2. Check the reclining motor LH operation.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK FUNCTION 

Diagnosis Procedure

1. CHECK RECLINING MOTOR POWER SUPPLY

  1. Turn the ignition switch to ACC.
  2. Perform "ACTIVE TEST" ("SEAT RECLINING") with CONSULT.
  3. Check voltage between driver seat control unit harness connector and ground.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK RECLINING MOTOR POWER SUPPLY

2. CHECK RECLINING MOTOR CIRCUIT

  1. Turn ignition switch OFF.
  2. Disconnect driver seat control unit and reclining motor.
  3. Check continuity between driver seat control unit harness connector and reclining motor harness connector.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK RECLINING MOTOR CIRCUIT

  1. Check continuity between driver seat control unit harness connector and ground.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK RECLINING MOTOR CIRCUIT

3. CHECK INTERMITTENT INCIDENT

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