Nissan Maxima Owners Manual: Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (if so equipped)

Nissan Maxima Owners Manual / Starting and driving / Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (if so equipped)

WARNING

Failure to follow the warnings and instructions for proper use of the BSW system could result in serious injury or death.

  • The BSW system is not a replacement for proper driving procedures and is not designed to prevent contact with vehicles or objects. When changing lanes, always use the side and rear mirrors and turn and look in the direction your vehicle will move to ensure it is safe to change lanes. Never rely solely on the BSW system.

The BSW system helps alert the driver of other vehicles in adjacent lanes when changing lanes.

Nissan Maxima. Blind Spot Warning (BSW) (if so equipped)

The BSW system uses radar sensors 1 installed near the rear bumper to detect other vehicles in an adjacent lane.

Nissan Maxima. Detection zone
Detection zone

The radar sensors can detect vehicles on either side of your vehicle within the detection zone shown as illustrated. This detection zone starts from the outside mirror of your vehicle and extends approximately 10 ft (3.0 m) behind the rear bumper, and approximately 10 ft (3.0 m) sideways.

Drive mode selector
Drive mode selector switches Two driving modes can be selected by using the drive mode selector switches, NORMAL and SPORT. NOTE: When the drive mode select switch selects a mode, the mo ...

BSW system operation
1. Side BSW/RCTA Indicator Light 2. BSW/RCTA Indicator The BSW system operates above approximately 20 mph (32km/h). If the radar sensors detect a vehicle in the detection zone, the side BSW ...

Other materials:

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 ...

Automatic anti-glare rearview mirror
The inside mirror is designed so that it automatically dims during night time conditions and according to the intensity of the headlights of the vehicle following you. The automatic anti-glare feature is activated when the ignition switch is in the ON position. The indicator light will i ...

B2557 vehicle speed
Description BCM receives the 2 vehicle speed signals via CAN communication. One signal is transmitted by the "combination meter". Another signal is transmitted by "ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit)". BCM compares both signals to detect the vehicle speed. DTC Logic DTC DETECTIO ...

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