Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: 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.

NOTE: A screwdriver or hexagonal wrench [6 mm (0.24 in)] can be used for adjustment.

Nissan Maxima. AIMING ADJUSTMENT SCREW

  • A: Up
  • B: Down

Aiming Adjustment Procedure

NOTE: Set the screen so that it is perpendicular to the road.

  1. Position the screen.
  2. Make the distance between the fog lamp center and the screen 7.62 m (25.0 ft).
  3. Start the engine and illuminate fog lamp. CAUTION: Do not cover the lens surface with tape, etc. because it is made of plastic.

    NOTE: Block the light from the headlamp that is not being adjusted with a thick fabric or similar object, so that it does not reach the screen..

  4. Adjust the cutoff line height (A) with the aiming adjustment screw so that the distance (X) between the horizontal center line of front fog lamp (H) and (A) becomes 100 mm (4.0 in).

Nissan Maxima. Aiming Adjustment Procedure 

  • Front fog lamp light distribution on the screen is as shown.
  • A: Cutoff line
  • B: High illuminance area
  • H: Horizontal center line of front fog lamp
  • V: Vertical center line of front fog lamp
  • X: Cutoff line height
    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 adjust ...

    Removal and installation
    ...

    Other materials:

    Power supply and ground circuit
    COMBINATION METER COMBINATION METER : Diagnosis Procedure Regarding Wiring Diagram information, refer to MWI-87, "Wiring Diagram". 1.CHECK FUSES Check for blown combination meter fuses. 2.POWER SUPPLY CIRCUIT CHECK Disconnect combination meter connector. Check voltage between combinatio ...

    Microphone
    Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the front room/map lamp assembly. Refer to INL-84, "Removal and Installation". Detach the microphone connector (A). Remove the front room/map lamp covers (1), then remove the map lamp assembly cover (2). Release the m ...

    Emission Control System Maintenance
    Drive belts*: Check engine drive belts for wear, fraying or cracking and for proper tension. Replace any damaged drive belts. Engine air filter: Replace at specified intervals. When driving for prolonged periods in dusty conditions, check/replace the filter more frequently. Engine coolant*: ...

    Nissan Maxima Owners Manual

    Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual

    © 2017-2024 Copyright www.nimainfo.com
    0.0061