Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Door lock

FRONT DOOR LOCK

FRONT DOOR LOCK : Exploded View

Nissan Maxima. FRONT DOOR LOCK : Exploded View

  1. Door key cylinder outside handle escutcheon assembly (drivers side) Outside handle escutcheon (passenger side)
  2. Rear gasket
  3. Striker
  4. Door key cylinder rod (driver side)
  5. Front door lock assembly
  6. Inside handle
  7. Outside handle bracket
  8. Front gasket
  9. Outside handle
  10.  Bolt
    Front

FRONT DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

REMOVAL

Nissan Maxima. REMOVAL

  1. Remove front door finisher. Refer to INT-18, "Removal and Installation".
  2. Remove front door module assembly. Refer to INT-18, "Removal and Installation".
  3. Disconnect door antenna and door request switch connector and remove harness clamp on outside handle bracket.
  4. Remove door side grommet, and loosen bolt from grommet hole.

Nissan Maxima. FRONT DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

  1. Disconnect the door key cylinder rod from the door key cylinder.
  2. While pulling outside handle (1), remove door key cylinder assembly (2) (driver side) or outside handle escutcheon (passenger side) (2).

Nissan Maxima. FRONT DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

  1. While pulling outside handle (1), slide toward rear of vehicle (2) to remove outside handle.

Nissan Maxima. FRONT DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

  1. Remove front gasket and rear gasket.
  2. While pulling outside handle bracket, slide toward rear of vehicle to remove outside handle bracket.

Nissan Maxima. FRONT DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

  1. Separate the outside handle cable connection from the outside handle bracket.
  2. Remove door lock assembly bolts.
  3. Disconnect door lock actuator connector, and then remove door lock assembly.
  4. Remove key rod from door lock assembly.

INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

CAUTION:

  • When installing do not reuse front door lock assembly screw. Always replace screw with new ones when removed.
  • When installing door key cylinder rod on the LH front door, be sure to rotate door key cylinder rod holder until a click is felt.
  • Check front door lock cable is properly engaged to outside handle bracket.
  • After installation, check front door open/close, lock/unlock operation.

REAR DOOR LOCK

REAR DOOR LOCK : Exploded View

Nissan Maxima. REAR DOOR LOCK : Exploded View

  1. Outside handle escutcheon
  2. Rear gasket
  3. Striker
  4. Rear door lock assembly
  5. Inside handle
  6. Outside handle bracket
  7. Front gasket
  8. Outside handle
  9. Bolt
    Front

REAR DOOR LOCK : Removal and Installation

REMOVAL

  1. Remove rear door finisher. Refer to INT-21, "Removal and Installation".
  2. Remove sealing screen.
  3. Fully close the rear door glass.
  4. Remove door side grommet, and loosen bolt from grommet hole.

Nissan Maxima. REMOVAL

  1. While pulling outside handle (1), remove outside handle escutcheon (2).

Nissan Maxima. REMOVAL

  1. While pulling outside handle (1), slide toward rear of vehicle (2) to remove outside handle.

Nissan Maxima. REMOVAL

  1. Remove front gasket and rear gasket.
  2. While pulling outside handle bracket, slide toward rear of vehicle to remove outside handle bracket.

Nissan Maxima. REMOVAL

  1. Separate the outside handle cable connection from the outside handle bracket.
  2. Remove door lock bolts.
  3. Remove door lock assembly.

INSTALLATION

Installation in the reverse order of removal.

CAUTION:

  • When installing do not reuse rear door lock assembly screw. Always replace screw with new ones when removed.
  • Check rear door lock cable is properly engaged to outside handle bracket.
  • After installation, check rear door open/close, lock/unlock operation.
    Door

    Trunk lid