Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: The parking brake release warning continues displaying, or does not display
The parking brake warning is displayed while driving the vehicle even though the parking brake is released.
The parking brake warning is not displayed even though driving the vehicle with the parking brake depressed.
1.CHECK PARKING BRAKE WARNING LAMP OPERATION
Monitor "BRAKE" warning lamp while applying and releasing the parking brake.
2.CHECK PARKING BRAKE SWITCH SIGNAL CIRCUIT
Turn ignition switch OFF.
Check the parking brake switch signal circuit. Refer to MWI-44, "Diagnosis Procedure".
3.CHECK PARKING BRAKE SWITCH UNIT
Perform a unit check for the parking brake switch. Refer to MWI-44, "Component Inspection".