Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: P1564 ASCD steering switch

Description

ASCD steering switch has variant values of electrical resistance for each button. ECM reads voltage variation of switch, and determines which button is operated.

Refer to EC-68, "System Diagram" for the ASCD function.

DTC Logic

DTC DETECTION LOGIC

NOTE: If DTC P1564 is displayed with DTC P0605, first perform the trouble diagnosis for DTC P0605. Refer to EC-391, "DTC Logic".

DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE

1.PRECONDITIONING

If DTC Confirmation Procedure has been previously conducted, always perform the following before conducting the next test.

  1. Turn ignition switch OFF and wait at least 10 seconds.
  2. Turn ignition switch ON.
  3. Turn ignition switch OFF and wait at least 10 seconds.

2.PERFORM DTC CONFIRMATION PROCEDURE

  1. Turn ignition switch ON and wait at least 10 seconds.
  2. Press MAIN switch for at least 10 seconds, then release it and wait at least 10 seconds.
  3. Press CANCEL switch for at least 10 seconds, then release it and wait at least 10 seconds.
  4. Press RESUME/ACCELERATE switch for at least 10 seconds, then release it and wait at least 10 seconds.
  5. Press SET/COAST switch for at least 10 seconds, then release it and wait at least 10 seconds.
  6. Check DTC.

Diagnosis Procedure

1.CHECK GROUND CONNECTION

  1. Turn ignition switch OFF.
  2. Check ground connection E9.

2.CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH CIRCUIT

With CONSULT

  1. Turn ignition switch ON.
  2. Select "MAIN SW", "CANCEL SW", "RESUME/ACC SW" and "SET SW" in "DATA MONITOR" mode with CONSULT.
  3. Check each item indication under the following conditions

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH CIRCUIT

Without CONSULT

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH CIRCUIT

  1. Turn ignition switch ON.
  2. Check the voltage between ECM harness connector terminals under the following conditions.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH CIRCUIT

3.CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH GROUND CIRCUIT FOR OPEN AND SHORT

  1. Turn ignition switch OFF.
  2. Disconnect ECM harness connector.
  3. Disconnect combination switch harness connector.
  4. Check the continuity between combination switch and ECM harness connector.
  5. Also check harness for short to ground and short to power.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH GROUND CIRCUIT FOR OPEN AND SHORT

4.DETECT MALFUNCTIONING PART

  • Check the following. Harness connectors E30, M11
  • Combination switch (spiral cable)
  • Harness for open and short between ECM and combination switch

5.CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH INPUT SIGNAL CIRCUIT FOR OPEN AND SHORT

  1. Check the continuity between combination switch and ECM harness connector.
  2. Also check harness for short to ground and short to power

6.DETECT MALFUNCTIONING PART

Check the following.

  • Harness connectors E30, M1
  • Combination switch (spiral cable)
  • Harness for open and short between ECM and combination switch

7.CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH

8.CHECK INTERMITTENT INCIDENT

Component Inspection

1.CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH

  1. Turn ignition switch OFF.
  2. Disconnect combination switch (spiral cable) harness connector.
  3. Check resistance between combination switch harness connector terminals as per the following.

Nissan Maxima. CHECK ASCD STEERING SWITCH

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