Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Removal and installation

  • Front combination lamp
  • Exploded View    Front combination lamp  Removal and Installation FRONT COMBINATION LAMP Removal CAUTION: Disconnect the battery negative terminal or remove the fuse. Remove the front bumper fascia. Refer to EXT-16, "Removal and Installation". Remove the front combination lamp bolts. Remove the harness clips from the front combination lamp assembly. Pull out the front combination lamp toward the front of vehicle. Disconnect the harness connectors from the front combination lamp and remove. Installation Installation is in the reverse order of removal. NOTE: After installation, perform headlamp aiming adjustment. Refer to EXL-150, "Description".

  • Front fog lamp
  • Exploded View Front bumper fascia Front fog lamp Front fog lamp bracket Clip Spring nuts Removal and Installation FRONT FOG LAMP Removal Remove the front bumper fascia. Refer to EXT-16, "Removal and Installation". Disconnect the harness connector from the fog lamp. Remove the front fog lamp bolts. Remove the front fog lamp. Installation Installation is in the reverse order of removal. NOTE: After installation, perform front fog lamp aiming adjustment. Refer to EXL-153, "Aiming Adjustment Procedure". FRONT FOG LAMP BULB Removal WARNING: Do not touch bulb with your hand while it is on or right after being turned off, a burn injury may result.

  • Optical sensor
  • Exploded View Optical sensor LH front tweeter speaker grille Optical sensor harness connector LH front tweeter speaker Instrument panel Removal and Installation CAUTION: Whenever a suitable tool is used, always wrap a cloth around the end of the tool to protect components from damage. REMOVAL Carefully remove the LH front tweeter speaker grille using a suitable tool. Insert a suitable tool between the optical sensor and the LH front tweeter speaker grille. Lift the optical sensor upward. Disconnect the harness connector from the optical sensor and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Lighting & turn signal switch
  • Removal and Installation NOTE: The lighting and turn signal switch is integral with the combination switch assembly. REMOVAL Unlock steering wheel. CAUTION: Before servicing, disconnect both battery terminals and wait at least three minutes Do not use air tools or electric tools for servicing. After the work is completed, make sure no system malfunction is detected by air bag warning lamp. In case a malfunction is detected by the air bag warning lamp, reset with the self-diagnosis function and delete the memory with CONSULT. If a malfunction is still detected after the above operation, perform self-diagnosis to repair malfunctions. Refer to SRC-12, "SRS Operation Check".

  • Hazard switch
  • Exploded View Hazard switch Cluster lid D Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove cluster lid D. Refer to IP-18, "Removal and Installation". Disconnect the harness connector from the hazard switch and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Rear combination lamp
  • Exploded View   Slide clip Grommets Rear combination lamp Removal and Installation REAR COMBINATION LAMP Removal Remove the trunk side finisher. Refer to INT-36, "Removal and Installation". Remove the rear combination lamp nuts. Pull the rear combination lamp toward the rear of the vehicle to remove it. Disconnect the harness connector from the rear combination lamp. Installation Installation is in the reverse order of removal. WARNING: Do not touch bulb with your hand while it is on or right after being turned off, a burn injury may result. CAUTION: Do not touch bulb glass with your hand or keep other grease and oily substances away from bulb glass.

  • High-mounted stop lamp
  • Exploded View Models Without Rear Spoiler High-mounted stop lamp cover High-mounted stop lamp bulb Models With Rear Spoiler Rear spoiler High-mounted stop lamp assembly Removal and Installation WITHOUT REAR SPOILER Removal Slide the high-mounted stop lamp rearward on the parcel shelf to give clearance to the front locking tabs. Lift the front of the high-mounted stop lamp up and slide it forward to give clearance to the rear locking tabs. Disconnect the harness connector from the high-mounted stop lamp and remove. Installation Installation is in the reverse order of removal. WITH REAR SPOILER Removal Remove the high-mounted stop lamp screws.

  • License plate lamp
  • Exploded View License plate lamp Removal and Installation LICENSE PLATE LAMP Removal Remove the license lamp finisher. Refer to EXT-31, "Removal and Installation". Position trunk lid finisher aside. Refer to INT-36, "Exploded View". Remove the license plate lamp screw and remove the license plate lamp. Installation Installation is in the reverse order of removal. LICENSE PLATE LAMP BULB Removal WARNING: Do not touch bulb with your hand while it is on or right after being turned off, a burn injury may result. CAUTION: Do not touch bulb glass with your hand or keep other grease and oily substances away from bulb glass.

Front fog lamp aiming adjustment

Front combination lamp