Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Inspection and adjustment

ADDITIONAL SERVICE WHEN REPLACING CONTROL UNIT

ADDITIONAL SERVICE WHEN REPLACING CONTROL UNIT : Description

After replacing the ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit), perform the neutral position adjustment for the steering angle sensor.

ADDITIONAL SERVICE WHEN REPLACING CONTROL UNIT : Special Repair Requirement

1.PERFORM THE NEUTRAL POSITION ADJUSTMENT FOR THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR

Perform the neutral position adjustment for the steering angle sensor.

ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION

ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION : Description

When performing work that applies to the list below, make sure to adjust neutral position of steering angle sensor before operating vehicle.

Nissan Maxima. ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION : Description

ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION : Special Repair Requirement

ADJUSTMENT OF STEERING ANGLE SENSOR NEUTRAL POSITION

CAUTION: To adjust neutral position of steering angle sensor, make sure to use CONSULT (Adjustment cannot be done without CONSULT)

1.ALIGN THE VEHICLE STATUS

Stop vehicle with front wheels in straight-ahead position

2.PERFORM THE NEUTRAL POSITION ADJUSTMENT FOR THE STEERING ANGLE SENSOR

  1. On the CONSULT screen, touch "WORK SUPPORT", then "ST ANGLE SENSOR ADJUSTMENT".
  2. Touch "START CAUTION: Do not touch steering wheel while adjusting steering angle sensor.
  3. After approximately 10 seconds, touch "END". NOTE: After approximately 60 seconds, the adjustment ends automatically.
  4. Turn ignition switch OFF, then turn it ON again. CAUTION: Be sure to perform above operation.

3.CHECK DATA MONITOR

  1. Run vehicle with front wheels in straight-ahead position, then stop.
  2. Select "DATA MONITOR". Then make sure "STR ANGLE SIG" is within 0+-2.5.

4.ERASE THE SELF-DIAGNOSIS MEMORY

Erase the self-diagnosis memories of the ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit) and ECM.

  • ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit): Refer to BRC-21, "CONSULT Function (ABS)".
  • ECM: Refer to EC-138, "CONSULT Function".
    Diagnosis and repair workflow

    System description