Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Removal and installation

  • AV control unit
  • Removal and Installation AV control unit AV control unit bracket (LH) AV control unit bracket (RH) A/C auto amp. Cluster lid C (with A/C and AV switch assembly attached) Clip AV CONTROL UNIT Removal CAUTION: Before replacing AV control unit, perform "READ CONFIGURATION" to save current vehicle specification. Refer to AV-337, "ADDITIONAL SERVICE WHEN REPLACING CONTROL UNIT : Special Repair Requirement". Disconnect the battery negative terminal. Refer to PG-67, "Removal and Installation (Battery)". Remove cluster lid D. Refer to IP-18, "Removal and Installation". Remove cluster lid C. Refer to IP-10, "Exploded View".

  • Multifunction switch
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove cluster lid D. Refer to IP-18, "Removal and Installation". Remove the four multifunction switch screws (A) and the multifunction switch (2) from cluster lid D (1). : Metal clip INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Audio display unit
  • Removal and Installation Audio display unit bracket Audio display unit Cluster lid D Multifunction switch Audio display unit bracket screws Audio display unit screws Metal Clip REMOVAL Remove cluster lid D. Refer to IP-18, "Removal and Installation". Remove the audio display unit bracket screws (A). Pull out the audio display unit and bracket assembly (1). Disconnect the harness connectors from the audio display unit and bracket assembly (1) and remove. Remove the audio display unit screws on the sides and the audio display unit from the audio display unit brackets. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • USB connector
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the center console assembly. Refer to IP-14, "Removal and Installation". Push the pawl from the back of the center console to remove the USB interface (1).

  • Aux in jack
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the center console assembly. Refer to IP-14, "Removal and Installation". Remove the auxiliary input jacks screws (A) and auxiliary input jacks (1).

  • Front tweeter
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the front pillar finisher. Refer to INT-24, "Removal and Installation". Remove the front tweeter speaker grille. Refer to IP-10, "Exploded View". Remove the front tweeter speaker screws (A). Pull out front tweeter speaker (1), disconnect the harness connector from the front tweeter speaker and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Center speaker
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the center speaker grille, using a suitable tool. Remove the center speaker screws (A). Pull out the center speaker (1), disconnect the harness connector from the center speaker and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Front door speaker
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the front door finisher. Refer to INT-18, "Removal and Installation". Remove the front door speaker screws (A). Disconnect the harness connector from the front door speaker (1) and remove. Remove the front door speaker spacer screws (B) and remove the front door speaker spacer (2). INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Rear door speaker
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the rear door finisher. Refer to INT-21, "Removal and Installation". Remove the rear door speaker screws (A). Disconnect the harness connector (B) from the rear door speaker (1) and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Subwoofer
  • Removal and Installation Subwoofer (LH) Subwoofer (RH) Subwoofer screws  Subwoofer connectors REMOVAL Remove the rear parcel shelf finisher. Refer to INT-28, "Removal and Installation". Remove the subwoofer screws. Pull out the subwoofer, disconnect the harness connector from the subwoofer and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Bose speaker AMP
  • Removal and Installation Bose speaker amp. Screws REMOVAL NOTE: If removing the BOSE speaker amp. bracket, it is necessary to remove the parcel shelf finisher. The BOSE speaker amp. can be removed without removing the BOSE speaker amp. bracket. Disconnect the battery negative terminal. Refer to PG-67, "Removal and Installation (Battery)". Remove the trunk upper finisher. Refer to INT-36, "Exploded View". Remove the Bose speaker amp. screws. Disconnect the harness connector from the BOSE speaker amp. and remove. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Satellite radio antenna
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Lower the headlining at the rear. Refer to INT-33, "Exploded View". Disconnect the harness connector (A) from satellite radio antenna. Remove the satellite radio antenna nut (B) and the satellite radio antenna (1). INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • GPS antenna
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove cluster lid A. Refer to IP-10, "Exploded View". Remove the audio unit. Refer to AV-652, "Removal and Installation". Remove the GPS antenna screw (A). - GPS antenna (1) Detach the GPS antenna cable clip (A), then fish the GPS antenna connector and harness (1), through the cluster lid A instrument panel opening and remove the GPS antenna. INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Steering switch
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the driver airbag module. Refer to SR-12, "Removal and Installation". Remove the steering wheel audio control switch screws (A). Release the steering wheel audio control switch harness clips (B). Remove the steering wheel audio control switches (1). INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Audio antenna
  • Location of Antenna AV control unit AV control unit antenna feeder In-line connectors M103, M501 Antenna amp. Window antenna Satellite radio antenna feeder Satellite radio antenna Window Antenna Repair ELEMENT CHECK Attach probe circuit tester (ohm setting) to antenna terminal on each side. When measuring continuity, wrap tin foil around the top of probe. Then, press the foil against the wire with your finger. If an element is broken, no continuity will exist. To locate a break, move probe along element. Tester indication will change abruptly when probe passes the broken point. REPAIR EQUIPMENT Conductive silver composition (DuPont No. 4817 or equivalent) Ruler 30 cm (11.

  • Antenna AMP
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the rear pillar finisher RH. Refer to INT-23, "Exploded View". Detach the antenna amp. harness clip (A). Disconnect the harness connectors (B) from the antenna amp. (1). Remove the antenna amp. screw (C) and the antenna amp. (1). INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • 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 microphone tabs (A), then remove the microphone (1). INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

  • Rear view camera
  • Removal and Installation REMOVAL Remove the license plate finisher. Refer to EXL-166, "Removal and Installation". Remove trunk lid finisher. Refer to INT-36, "Exploded View". Disconnect the rear view camera connector (B), press the rear view camera tab (A) and remove the rear view camera (1) INSTALLATION Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

Preparation

AV control unit