Nissan Maxima Service and Repair Manual: Telescopic motor

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Nissan Maxima. TELESCOPIC MOTOR

  1. Steering column assembly
  2. Telescope motor
  3. Telescope motor link bracket
  4. Tilt motor
  5. Tilt motor bolt cap

Removal and Installation

REMOVAL

  1. Remove instrument lower panel LH. Refer to IP-19, "Removal and Installation".
  2. Remove lower knee protector (LH) bolts (A) and the lower knee protector (LH) (B).

Nissan Maxima. TELESCOPIC MOTOR

  1. Telescope the steering wheel to the full out position and tilt to highest position. NOTE: If either function is inoperative you can do this manually prior to installation.
  2. Remove the steering column covers. Refer to IP-11, "Removal and Installation".

    NOTE: The tilt/telescope switch can remain attached to the side cover.

  3. Remove telescope motor as follows.

Nissan Maxima. TELESCOPIC MOTOR

  1. Disconnect the harness connector (A) from the telescope motor.
  2. Remove the two telescope motor link screws (B) and telescope motor link bracket.
  3. Remove telescope motor bolt (C).
  4. Remove the telescope motor (D). NOTE: If the steering wheel could not be telescoped to full out position manually pull steering wheel to the full out position.

INSTALLATION

Installation is in the reverse order of removal.

NOTE:

  • Adjust the telescope motor link to full out position and adjust as needed to fit into proper installed position.
  • Inform customer that they will need to reset their Automatic Drive Positioner (ADP) settings.
    Tilt motor

    Steering column