Nissan Maxima Owners Manual: Monitor, climate, audio, phone and voice recognition systems

Nissan Maxima Owners Manual / Monitor, climate, audio, phone and voice recognition systems

  • RearView Monitor (if so equipped)
  • 1. CAMERA button WARNING Failure to follow the warnings and instructions for proper use of the Rear- View Monitor system could result in serious injury or death. RearView Monitor is a convenience feature and is not a substitute for proper backing. Always turn and look out the windows and check mirrors to be sure that it is safe to move before operating the vehicle. Always back up slowly. The system is designed as an aid to the driver in showing large stationary objects directly behind the vehicle, to help avoid damaging the vehicle. The distance guide line and the vehicle width line should be used as a reference only when the vehicle is on a level paved surface.

    1. How to read the displayed lines
    2. Difference between predicted and actual distances
    3. How to park with predicted course lines
    4. Adjusting the screen
    5. How to turn on and off predicted course lines
    6. RearView Monitor system limitations
    7. System maintenance
  • Around View Monitor (if so equipped)
  • 1. CAMERA button WARNING Failure to follow the warnings and instructions for the proper use of the Around View Monitor system could result in serious injury or death. The Around View Monitor is a convenience feature and is not a substitute for proper vehicle operation because it has areas where objects cannot be viewed. The four corners of the vehicle in particular, are areas where objects do not always appear in the bird's-eye, front, or rear views. Always check your surroundings to be sure that it is safe to move before operating the vehicle. Always operate the vehicle slowly. The driver is always responsible for safety during parking and other maneuvers.

    1. Around View Monitor system operation
    2. Difference between predicted and actual distances
    3. How to park with predicted course lines
    4. How to switch the display
    5. Adjusting the screen
    6. Around View Monitor system limitations
    7. System maintenance
  • Moving Object Detection (MOD) (if so equipped)
  • 1. CAMERA button WARNING Failure to follow the warnings and instructions for proper use of the Moving Object Detection system could result in serious injury or death. The MOD system is not a substitute for proper vehicle operation and is not designed to prevent contact with objects surrounding the vehicle. When maneuvering, always use the outside mirrors and rearview mirror and turn and check the surroundings to ensure it is safe to maneuver. The system is deactivated at speeds above 6 mph (10 km/h). It is reactivated at lower speeds. The MOD system is not designed to detect surrounding stationary objects.

    1. MOD system operation
    2. MOD system limitations
    3. System maintenance
  • Vents
  • Side Adjust air flow direction by moving the vent slides. Open or close the vents by using the dial. Move the dial toward the   to open the vents or toward the to close them.

  • Heater and Air Conditioner (automatic)
  • Front defroster button Temperature control dial (driver's side)/ AUTO button Display screen Temperature control dial (passenger's side)/DUAL button Fresh air intake button Air recirculation button (air conditioner) button (manual air flow control) button (fan speed control) buttons 10. ON-OFF button Rear window and outside mirror (if so equipped) defroster switch WARNING The air conditioner cooling function operates only when the engine is running. Do not leave children or adults who would normally require the assistance of others alone in your vehicle. Pets should also not be left alone. They could accidentally injure themselves or others through inadvertent operation of the vehicle.

    1. Automatic operation
    2. Manual operation
    3. Operating tips
  • Servicing air conditioner
  • The air conditioner system in your NISSAN vehicle is charged with a refrigerant designed with the environment in mind. This refrigerant does not harm the earth's ozone layer. Special charging equipment and lubricant is required when servicing your NISSAN air conditioner. Using improper refrigerants or lubricants will cause severe damage to your air conditioner system. For additional information, refer to "Air conditioner system refrigerant and oil recommendations" in the "Technical and consumer information" section of this manual. It is recommended that you visit a NISSAN dealer to service your "environmentally friendly" air conditioning system.

  • Audio System
  • For additional information, refer to the separate Navigation Owner's Manual. Antenna The antenna pattern is printed inside the rear window. CAUTION Do not place metalized film near the rear window glass or attach any metal parts to it. This may cause poor reception or noise. When cleaning the inside of the rear window, be careful not to scratch or damage the rear window antenna. Lightly wipe along the antenna with a dampened soft cloth.

  • NissanConnectSM Services (if so equipped)
  • NissanConnectSM Services is a suite of telematics tools that provide emergency preparedness, remote access, customizable alerts and convenience services. This feature is an option on Navigation equipped vehicles. For additional information, refer to the separate Navigation System Owner's Manual. Apple CarPlay (if so equipped) For additional information, refer to the separate Navigation System Owner's Manual.

  • Car phone or CB radio
  • When installing a CB, ham radio or car phone in your vehicle, be sure to observe the following precautions; otherwise, the new equipment may adversely affect the engine control system and other electronic parts. WARNING A cellular phone should not be used for any purpose while driving so full attention may be given to vehicle operation. Some jurisdictions prohibit the use of cellular phones while driving. If you must make a call while your vehicle is in motion, the hands free cellular phone operational mode (if so equipped) is highly recommended. Exercise extreme caution at all times so full attention may be given to vehicle operation.

System operation

RearView Monitor (if so equipped)