Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Air breather hose

Exploded View

  1.  Air cleaner case

  2.  Air breather hose

  3.  Transaxle assembly

  4.  Heater pipe

  5.  Clip

A. Paint mark

: Front

Removal and Installation

REMOVAL

  1.  Remove front air duct. Refer to EM-24, "Removal and Installation".

  2.  Remove air cleaner case assembly. Refer to EM-24, "Removal and Installation".

  3.  Remove air breather hose from transaxle assembly.

INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

CAUTION:

  •  Install air breather hose with paint mark facing front.

  •  Insert air breather hose onto air breather tube until overlap area reaches the spool.

  •  Install air breather hose to heater pipe and air cleaner case assembly by fully inserting the clip.

  •  Make sure there are no pinched or restricted areas on air breather hose caused by bending or winding when installing it.

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