Nissan Maxima Owners Manual: Wiper and washer switch
- Switch operation
- Rain-sensing auto wiper system (if so equipped)
Type A (if so equipped) The windshield wiper and washer operates when the ignition switch is placed in the ON position. Push the lever down to operate the wiper at the following speed: Intermittent (INT) or (AUTO) - intermittent operation can be adjusted by turning the knob A . Low (LO)-continuous low speed operation High (HI) - continuous high speed operation Type B (if so equipped) Push the lever up 4 to have one sweep operation (MIST) of the wiper. Pull the lever toward you 5 to operate the washer. The wiper will also operate several times. WARNING In freezing temperatures the washer solution may freeze on the windshield and obscure your vision which may lead to an accident.
The rain-sensing auto wiper system can automatically turn on the wipers and adjust the wiper speed depending on the rainfall and the vehicle speed by using the rain sensor located on the upper part of the windshield. To set the rain-sensing auto wiper system, push the lever down to the AUTO position 1 . The wiper will sweep once while the ignition switch is in the ON position. The rain sensor sensitivity level can be adjusted by turning the knob toward the front 2 (High) or toward the rear 3 (Low).