Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Paddle shifter
Steering column assembly
Paddle shifter (shift-down)
Paddle shifter (shift-up)
Removal and Installation
Park the vehicle on a level surface.
Remove the driver air bag module. Refer to SR-12, "Exploded View".
Remove the steering wheel. Refer to ST-17, "Removal and Installation".
Remove the column cover. Refer to IP-13, "Removal and Installation".
Remove the vehicle harness connector (C) and (D) from paddle shifter.
(A) : Side of paddle shifter (shift-down)
(B) : Side of paddle shifter (shift-up)
6. Remove the paddle shifter bolts (E) and nuts (F).
7. Remove the paddle shifter from the steering column assembly.
Installation is in the reverse order of removal.