Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Unexpected pedal reaction

Diagnosis Procedure

1.CHECK BRAKE PEDAL STROKE

Check brake pedal stroke.

2.CHECK FUNCTION

Disconnect ABS actuator and electric unit (control unit) connector to deactivate ABS. Check if braking force is normal in this condition.Connect connector after inspection.

3.CHECK WHEEL SENSOR AND SENSOR ROTOR

Check the following:

  • Wheel sensor installation for damage.
  • Sensor rotor installation for damage.
  • Wheel sensor connector connection.
  • Wheel sensor harness inspection.

4.CHECK ABS WARNING LAMP DISPLAY

Make sure that the ABS warning lamp is turned off after the ignition switch is turned ON or when driving.

    Excessive ABS function operation frequency

    The braking distance is long