Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Compass

Description

DESCRIPTION

With the ignition switch in the ON position, and the mode (N) switch ON, the compass display will indicate the direction the vehicle is heading.

Vehicle direction is displayed as follows:

  • N: north
  • E: east
  • S: south
  • W: west

ZONE VARIATION SETTING PROCEDURE

The difference between magnetic north and geographical north can sometimes be great enough to cause false compass readings. This difference is known as variance. In order for the compass to operate properly (accurately) in a particular zone, the zone variation must be calibrated using the following procedure.

Zone Variation Chart

  1. Determine your location on the zone map.
  2. Turn the ignition switch to the ON position.
  3. Hold the mode (N) switch down until the current zone number is displayed.
  4. Press the mode (N) switch repeatedly until the desired zone number appears in the display.

Compass will exit zone setting mode and display correct heading automatically.

NOTE:

Use zone number 5 for Hawaii.

CALIBRATION PROCEDURE

The compass display is equipped with an automatic correction function. If the compass display reads "C" or the direction is not shown correctly, perform the correction procedure below.

  1. Hold the mode (N) switch until the display reads "C".
  2. Drive the vehicle slowly in a circle, in an open, safe place. The initial calibration is completed in about three turns.

NOTE:

In places where the terrestrial magnetism is extremely disturbed, the initial correction may start automatically.

    Meter system
    METER SYSTEM : System Diagram METER SYSTEM : System Description COMBINATION METER Speedometer, odo/trip meter, tachometer, fuel gauge, water temperature gauge and information display are ...

    Diagnosis system (meter)
    Diagnosis Description SELF-DIAGNOSIS MODE Odo/trip meter and information display segment operation can be checked in self-diagnosis mode. Meters/gauges can be checked in self-diagnosis mode. ...

    Other materials:

    Exhaust Manifold And Three Way Catalyst
    Exploded View Gasket Exhaust manifold (RH) Exhaust manifold heat shield (RH) Air fuel ratio sensor 1 (bank 1) Ring gasket Three way catalyst (bank 1) Three way catalyst support (bank 1) Heated oxygen sensor 2 (bank 1) Three way catalyst (bank 2) Three way catalyst suppor ...

    Interior room lamp control system
    System Diagram System Description OUTLINE Interior room lamps* are controlled by interior room lamp timer control function of BCM. *:Front room/map lamp assembly, foot lamps and rear personal lamps (when front room/map lamp assembly switch is in DOOR position). Trunk room lamp is ...

    Three-point type seat belt with retractor
    WARNING Every person who drives or rides in this vehicle should use a seat belt at all times. Children should be in the rear seats and in an appropriate restraint. Do not ride in a moving vehicle when the seatback is reclined. This can be dangerous. The shoulder belt will not be ag ...

    Nissan Maxima Owners Manual

    Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual

    © 2017-2022 Copyright www.nimainfo.com
    0.009