Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Diagnosis and repair workflow

Work Flow

PRECAUTIONS FOR DIAGNOSIS

If steering angle sensor, steering system parts, suspension system parts, ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit) or if wheel alignment has been adjusted, be sure to adjust neutral position of steering angle sensor before driving. Refer to BRC-6, "ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION : Description".

OVERALL SEQUENCE

Nissan Maxima. OVERALL SEQUENCE

1.COLLECT INFORMATION FROM THE CUSTOMER

Get detailed information from the customer about the symptom (the condition and the environment when the incident/malfunction occurred) using the diagnosis worksheet.

2.PERFORM SELF DIAGNOSTIC RESULT

Perform self diagnostic result

3.CHECK SYMPTOM OPERATING CONDITION

Check that the symptom is a normal operating condition

4.CHECK WARNING AND INDICATOR LAMPS OPERATION

Check warning and indicator lamps operation.

  • ABS warning lamp:
  • Brake warning lamp:
  • VDC OFF indicator lamp
  • SLIP indicator lamp:

5.PERFORM DIAGNOSIS APPLICABLE TO THE SYMPTOM

Perform diagnosis applicable to the symptom.

6.FINAL CHECK

Perform self diagnostic result again, and check that the malfunction is repaired. After checking, erase the self diagnosis memory

Diagnostic Work Sheet

Nissan Maxima. Diagnostic Work Sheet

    Basic inspection

    Inspection and adjustment