The testing of the wires should be as follows. With its smooth and comfortable ride, your Altima was made for driving anytime, day or night. See sources and related links below for replacement bulb information. Next remove the clips that hold the lower filler panel to the front facia and several around the wheel well openings. Now you can remove the hidden screw. Orders are shipped from Minnesota, ensuring a reasonable shipping time frame to both coasts as well as the areas in-between. For shipments to Canada, you can add some items to your cart to determine the shipping rate.
How do you reach your hand behind the flange? If you are doing the passenger side you can test your work by turning on your lights high and low beams. When you can no longer turn the cover, pull it out. For all, it recommend … s at least removing the negative battery cable. Now you are finally at the low beam bulb. There will be a rubber gasket. That too is bolted to the fender with a 10 mm head bolt. I put a mark on the cover before I took it off and then I put another mark on the lamp assembly, aligned with the mark on the cover, after I turned the cover to remove it.
An extra person to help is convenient but not necessary. Once the center plug is up they come right out. Not much help, I know, but that's all I've got! I have recommended this site to many of my friends who need parts for their cars. Always verify all light bulb sizes, bulb voltage usage and bulb wattage before applying any information found here to your 2003 Nissan Maxima. Basically, you have to move the anti-freeze reservoir to get room to work. Might be a good time to clean the posts if they are corroded.
It was hinged at the bottom so it didn't go anywhere. Pull the harness connector off of the bulb. Re-install the locking collar clockwise, and the electrical connection plug. Release the two ears of the spring clip that holds the bulb in place. Now the bulb is secure and does not wiggle.
Keep those nighttime drives safe with the superior illumination you get from AutoZone's high beam and low beam headlights for Nissan Altima. Changing both headlight bulbs on your Altima at the same time will allow both bulbs to have the same intensity and prevent the new headlight bulb from appearing brighter than the bulb on the opposite side. To replace the new bulb, never touch it with your bare fingers, as this will greatly shorten the bulb's life, if it even work's at all. Re-set your clock and re-tune the radio. Some said to drop the front bumper and others were tight on your hands. I suggest that you see how the bulb goes in so it aligns correctly.
I've had to take my 2001 Altima to the dealership for both bulb replacements after trying unsuccessfully to reach the flange. Plug in the wired 3 prong connection to the bulb. The driver's side requires you to replace the battery--ground side first and positive post last. We use the United States Post Office and FedEx for our shipments. Install the gray cover, bolt the headlight in place and test the function.
Before installing a light bulb into the socket, ensure that all electrical contact surfaces are free of corrosion or dirt. Description: Lighting Type:Professional Head Light Bulb Input A : 3. Reconnect the paper clip onto the c shaped bar. There is a wire that holds the bulb in. The other one is on it's way out and I do't want to spent this kind of dough again.
Operating Temperature: -40 - 105°C10. First push it down towards the front of the car , then push it to the left toward the passenger side. Position the new bulb in according to the locating tabs--concentrate on the 12 o'clock positioned locating pin. Headlights grow dimmer by up to 20% over time and eventually burn out - for this reason, we recommend changing your headlights in pairs. With its smooth and comfortable ride, your Altima was made for driving anytime, day or night.
Sometimes there is an access panel on top. Strangest bulb I've ever seen, secured by a fancy spring clip and two screws, and widely spaced push-on terminals fed by individual wires. Open up the hood, and go in behind the fixture where the light is located. Some Nissans have high intensity discharge headlights, sometimes referred to as xenon lights. Open the vehicles hood and secure it. Once you have this out, the bulbs are easy to access.