Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: System description

  • TPMS
  • System Diagram System Description DESCRIPTION During driving, the tire pressure monitoring system receives the signal transmitted from the transmitter installed in each wheel, and turns on the low tire pressure warning lamp when the tire pressure becomes low. The control unit (BCM) for this system has pressure judgement and self-diagnosis functions. FUNCTION When the tire pressure monitoring system detects low inflation pressure or an internal malfunction, the low tire pressure warning lamp in the combination meter comes on. The malfunction is indicated by the low tire pressure warning lamp flashing. BODY CONTROL MODULE (BCM) The BCM (1) is shown with the combination meter removed.

  • Diagnosis system (BCM)
  • CONSULT Function (BCM - COMMON ITEM) APPLICATION ITEM CONSULT performs the following functions via CAN communication with BCM. SYSTEM APPLICATION BCM can perform the following functions. CONSULT Function (BCM - AIR PRESSURE MONITOR) NOTE: The Signal Tech II Tool (J-50190) can be used to perform the following functions. Refer to the Signal Tech II User Guide for additional information.

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