Nissan Maxima QX

since 1993 release

Repair and operation of the car



Nissan Maxima QX
+ Cars of the Nissan Maxima brand
+ Maintenance instruction
+ Settings and routine maintenance
+ Engine
+ Cooling systems, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ Engine electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine
+ Transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
- Onboard electric equipment
   General information and precautionary measures
   Search of causes of failures of electric equipment
   Safety locks and fusible inserts - the general information
   Chain breakers - the general information
   The relay - the general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the breaker of indexes of turns / alarm system
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of understeering switches
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the switch of ignition and lock of blocking of a steering column
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of switches of the dashboard
   Check of serviceability of functioning of measuring instruments of temperature of the engine and fuel consumption
   Removal and installation of a combination of devices
   Removal and installation of the radio receiver and loudspeakers
   Removal and installation of the antenna of the radio receiver
   Replacement of lamps of head headlights
   Adjustment of the direction of optical axes of head headlights
   Removal and installation of block headlights
   Replacement of lamps
   Check of serviceability of functioning, removal and installation of an electric motor of the drive of screen wipers
   Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of horns of a horn
   Running fires of daylight (DRL)
   Check of serviceability of functioning and recovery repair of a heater of back glass
   Control system of speed (темпостат) - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of window regulators - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The uniform lock - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of external rear-view mirrors - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of the top hatch - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   The electric drive of front seats - general information and check of serviceability of functioning
   Transfer of management of functioning of onboard consumers of the electric power on dial-up lines
   Safety cushions - the general information
   + Schemes of electric connections



Check of serviceability of functioning and replacement of the switch of ignition and lock of blocking of a steering column

 The models of cars considered in the present manual are equipped with system of additional safety (SRS). Before starting performance of any works near the block of a safety cushion, a steering column or the dashboard, disconnect SRS in order to avoid getting injured at its casual operation (see the Section of the Safety cushion - the general information). It is easy to distinguish an electrical wiring of a chain of SRS on yellow color of isolation.

CHECK

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. Disconnect system of additional safety.
2. Remove a driver's knee emphasis and covers of a casing of a steering column (see the Head Kuzov).

3. Disunite the contact socket located in about 15 cm below the switch.

And — the Contact socket of an electrical wiring
In — Fixing screws
With — the key buzzer Socket
D — the Casing of the castle cylinder

4. By means of an ohmmeter check the socket for existence of conductivity between contact plugs in each of provisions of the ignition key.
Position of the switch
Existence of conductivity between plugs
OFF (off)
Conductivity is absent
ACC (Parking)
1 and 2
ON (Ignition) (1993 and 1994)
1, 2 and 3
ON (Ignition) since 1995
1, 2, 3 and 4
START (Start) (1993 and 1994)
1, 3, 4 and 5
START (Start) since 1995
1, 3, 5 and 6

5. At identification of violations in distribution of conductivity replace the switch.
6. Estimate degree of wear and reliability of fixing of the castle cylinder. Make sure that the arrangement of index tags corresponds to true position of a key in the lock. In case of detection of defects replace assembly of the lock.

REPLACEMENT

 PERFORMANCE ORDER

1. Perform the procedures described in paragraphs with 1 on 3 for the purpose of ensuring access to the ignition switch.
2. Disunite the contact socket, turn out fixing screws and remove the switch together with an electrical wiring plait piece.
3. Installation is made upside-down.

4. Replacement of the castle cylinder in an individual order is not represented possible. In case of detection of defects it is necessary to replace all assembly of the lock of ignition. Remove srezny bolts of fastening of assembly (use a drill and a special extractor), divide in half a basic arm and remove it from a steering column.


5. Establish new to the place of the failed switch, screw new bolts and tighten them before cutting of heads. At the corresponding complete set of the car do not forget to return into place spring contact of a safety cushion, only after it establish a steering wheel (see the Head Podvesk and steering).