Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Periodic maintenance

  • Headlamp aiming adjustment
  • Description PREPARATION BEFORE ADJUSTING CAUTION: Do not use organic solvent (thinner, gasoline etc.). NOTE: For details, refer to the regulations in your own country. Perform aiming adjustment if the vehicle front body has been repaired and/or the headlamp assembly has been replaced. Before performing aiming adjustment, check the following. Keep all tires inflated to correct pressure. Place vehicle on level ground. See that the vehicle is unloaded (except for full levels of coolant, engine oil and fuel, and spare tire, jack, and tools). Have the driver or equivalent weight placed in drivers seat.

  • Front fog lamp aiming adjustment
  • Description PREPARATION BEFORE ADJUSTING NOTE: For details, refer to the regulations in your area. Before performing aiming adjustment, check the following. Adjust the tire pressure to specification. Position vehicle and screen on level surface. Ensure there is no load in vehicle other than the driver (or equivalent weight placed in driver's position). Ensure engine coolant and engine oil are filled to correct levels and fuel tank is full. Confirm spare tire, jack and tools are properly stowed. Wipe off dirt on the fog lamp. CAUTION: Do not use organic solvent (thinner, gasoline etc.). AIMING ADJUSTMENT SCREW Turn the aiming adjusting screw for adjustment as shown.

Preparation

Headlamp aiming adjustment