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TSB List for the 2012 Nissan Altima

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STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

  • TSB #NTB-13-007

    NHTSA ID #10052407

    • Date Announced: JUNE 17 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: SERVICE INFORMATION ON THE REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF SERVICE PARTS, ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, FOR THE STEERING WHEEL SWITCH, IF NEEDED, WITHOUT REPLACING THE DRIVER AIRBAG MODULE. MODELS 2007-2013 ALTIMA. *PE

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SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE:TORQUE ARM

  • TSB #NTB-11-080

    NHTSA ID #10040510

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 24 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: AXLE BOLT AND TORQUE INFORMATION. *RM

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #NTB12-011C

    NHTSA ID #10051828

    • Date Announced: MARCH 07 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER. BRAKE SYSTEM WILL BE INSPECTED TO CONFIRM THAT NO BRAKE FLUID LEAK IS PRESENT. RESEVOIR WILL BE TOPPED OFF IF NO LEAK IS PRESENT. IF THERE IS A LEAK IN THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER IS IDENTIFIED THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER

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  • TSB #NTB-12-011

    NHTSA ID #10043549

    • Date Announced: MARCH 08 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. BRAKE SYSTEM CHECK TO SEE IF THERE IS FLUID LEAKING OR IF THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER IS LEAKING. *KB

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:MASTER CYLINDER

  • TSB #NTB12-011C

    NHTSA ID #10051828

    • Date Announced: MARCH 07 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER. BRAKE SYSTEM WILL BE INSPECTED TO CONFIRM THAT NO BRAKE FLUID LEAK IS PRESENT. RESEVOIR WILL BE TOPPED OFF IF NO LEAK IS PRESENT. IF THERE IS A LEAK IN THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER IS IDENTIFIED THE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER

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  • TSB #NTB-12-011

    NHTSA ID #10043328

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 23 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. SOME MODEL YEAR VEHICLES MAY BE EXPERIENCING LEAKAGE IN BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER WHICH MAY CAUSE BRAKE WARNING LIGHT TO BE ILLUMINATED. MAY NEED TO REPLACE BRAKE MASTER CYLINDER. *P

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

  • TSB #NTB-10-102-A

    NHTSA ID #10046601

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 25 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: BULLETIN REGARDING DIAGNOSIS OF ABS/VDC WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. MODEL 2007-2013 NISSAN. *PE

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:SUPPLY:CHECK VALVE

  • TSB #NTB17-082a

    NHTSA ID #10119249

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN; DTC P0456 CAUSED BY EVAP LEAK AT VENT CONTROL VALVE O-RING This bulletin has been amended. The APPLIED VEHICLES and CLAIMS INFORMATION sections have been revised. No other changes have been made. Please discard previous versions

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:WHEEL SPEED SENSOR

  • TSB #NTB-10-102-A

    NHTSA ID #10046601

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 25 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: BULLETIN REGARDING DIAGNOSIS OF ABS/VDC WHEEL SPEED SENSOR. MODEL 2007-2013 NISSAN. *PE

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #NTB16-116

    NHTSA ID #10119282

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN; DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION FOR ABS DTC C1130 SERVICE INFORMATION When diagnosing for DTC C1130 (ENGINE SIGNAL): ECM related DTCs (P-codes) must be diagnosed, repaired, and DTCs erased first. - DTC C1130 is an ABS DTC that indicates

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  • TSB #AT13-014D

    NHTSA ID #10074565

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 25 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

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  • TSB #NTB-12-051

    NHTSA ID #10044780

    • Date Announced: JUNE 18 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: WITH REGARDS TO CERTAIN MODEL VEHICLES, NO DRIVABILITY CONCERNS WHEN MIL IS ON FOR MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF) STORED IN ECM. *PE UPDATED 07/22/2014 *JS

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #NTB-11-015A

    NHTSA ID #10041392

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 06 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: OIL IS LEAKING FROM THE UPPER END OF THE ENGINE OIL COOLER. *RM

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #NTB17-030

    NHTSA ID #10109214

    • Date Announced: MARCH 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN; FUEL TANK IS SLOW OR DIFFICULT TO FILL IF YOU CONFIRM The fuel tank is slow or difficult to fill (filling nozzle shuts off before tank is full). IMPORTANT: Make sure this incident has been duplicated at a gas station by dealer

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #NTB17-030

    NHTSA ID #10109214

    • Date Announced: MARCH 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN; FUEL TANK IS SLOW OR DIFFICULT TO FILL IF YOU CONFIRM The fuel tank is slow or difficult to fill (filling nozzle shuts off before tank is full). IMPORTANT: Make sure this incident has been duplicated at a gas station by dealer

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY:FILLER PIPE AND CAP

  • TSB #NTB-13-097

    NHTSA ID #10053958

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 15 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: CERTAIN VEHICLES WOULD DISPLAY, IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER, A WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATION OF A LOOSE FUEL CAP WARNING. MODEL YEARS 2012-2014. NO MODELS LISTED. *PE

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #NTB-13-079

    NHTSA ID #10052883

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 15 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: THE CVT FAIL-SAFE LOGIC HAS CAUSED A REDUCTION WITH THE VEHICLE'S MAXIMUM SPEED. *JS UPDATED 11/16/2013 *JS UPDATED 9/29/14. *PE

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #NTB12-057C

    NHTSA ID #10091575

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 09 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "ALTIMA, SENTRA, AND ROGUE; CVT FAIL-SAFE CONDITION SERVICE INFORMATION THIS BULLETIN HAS BEEN AMENDED. THE APPLIED VEHICLES SECTION HAS BEEN REVISED. NO OTHER CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE. PLEASE DISCARD PREVIOUS VERSIONS OF THIS BULLETIN."

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

  • TSB #NTB12-035

    NHTSA ID #10043950

    • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: ECM REPLACEMENT PROCEDURES WITH CONSULT III PLUS. APPLIES TO ALL 2004 AND LATER (DOES NOT APPLY TO LEAF/EV) VEHICLES. *JS

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #NTB12-055f

    NHTSA ID #10116292

    • Date Announced: JUNE 20 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT OR REAR AXLE DURING TAKE-OFF/ACCELERATION This bulletin has been amended. The APPLIED VEHICLES section has been revised. No other changes have been made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

  • TSB #EL12-015

    NHTSA ID #10043942

    • Date Announced: APRIL 27 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: IGNITION SWITCH (PUSH BUTTON) WILL NOT RESPOND. CHECK THE 12V BATTERY STATE OF CHARGE (SOC) AND RECHARGE IF NECESSARY AND REPROGRAM THE BCM. ALSO INCLUDED MODEL ALTIMA COUPE/HYBRID MODEL YEARS 2011-2012; MODEL 370Z COUPE MODEL YEARS

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #NTB17-024

    NHTSA ID #10109250

    • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM REBOOTS WHEN SXM TRAFFIC IS ENABLED This bulletin applies only to vehicles located in the state of Oregon. IF YOU CONFIRM The Navigation system in an Applied Vehicle reboots when SXM Traffic is enabled. NOTE: Perfo

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  • TSB #NTB-12-051

    NHTSA ID #10044780

    • Date Announced: JUNE 18 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: WITH REGARDS TO CERTAIN MODEL VEHICLES, NO DRIVABILITY CONCERNS WHEN MIL IS ON FOR MASS AIR FLOW SENSOR (MAF) STORED IN ECM. *PE UPDATED 07/22/2014 *JS

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  • TSB #NTB-11-074-B

    NHTSA ID #10044569

    • Date Announced: JULY 06 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: INFORMATION IS BEING PROVIDED FOR REPROGRAMMABLE ECU ON ALL NISSAN VEHICLES. *PE

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VISIBILITY/WIPER (PWS)

  • TSB #NTB-09-019-A

    NHTSA ID #10047059

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 27 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: RAIN SENSORS MAY OPERATE, INTERMITTENTLY OR UNEXPECTEDLY, WHEN EXHAUST GAS, MOISTURE, FINGERPRINTS, DIRT, OR INSECTS ARE NEAR OR AROUND RAIN SENSORS. NO MODELS OR MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

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AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

  • TSB #NTB-12-004

    NHTSA ID #10042847

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 09 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: INFORMATION REGARDING THE FRONT DOOR INTERNALS SIDE SATELLITE SENSOR AND PRE EXISTING SIDE AIR BAG SATELLITE SENSOR IN PILLARS IN SOME VEHICLES. *PE

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #NTB-12-004

    NHTSA ID #10042847

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 09 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: INFORMATION REGARDING THE FRONT DOOR INTERNALS SIDE SATELLITE SENSOR AND PRE EXISTING SIDE AIR BAG SATELLITE SENSOR IN PILLARS IN SOME VEHICLES. *PE

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

  • TSB #NTB-13-038

    NHTSA ID #10051767

    • Date Announced: APRIL 03 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: LOCK/UNLOCK REQUEST BUTTON ON OUTSIDE HANDLE DOES NOT RESPOND. *JS

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  • TSB #NTB12-009

    NHTSA ID #10043735

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: DOOR LOCK/UNLOCK INOPERATIVE WITH INTELLIGENT KEY. *KB

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

  • TSB #NTB16-098

    NHTSA ID #10109129

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2011-2012 ALTIMA; REDUCED PERFORMANCE DUE TO CVT FLUID TEMPERATURE PROTECTION LOGIC IF YOU CONFIRM The vehicle speed is, or was, reduced by the CVT fail-safe (reduced vehicle speed) after continuous operation under the following conditi

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #NTB13-039

    NHTSA ID #10051768

    • Date Announced: APRIL 04 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: CRUISE CONTROL WILL NOT SET AND DTC P0605 IS STORED. *JS

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #NTB-13-088

    NHTSA ID #10054527

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 26 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: INFORMATION REGARDING TIRE PRESSURE MONITOR SYSTEM (TPMS) AND LOW TIRE PRESSURE WARNING SYSTEM (LTPWS) FOR SENSOR LEAKS, AIR PRESSURE CHANGES WITH ALTITUDE AND AMBIENT TEMPERATURES, AFTERMARKET WHEELS, RADIO FREQUENCY INTERFERENCE

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  • TSB #NTB-09-101

    NHTSA ID #10031305

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 30 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: TIRE PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS) WARNING LIGHT ON/FLASHING. NO MODELS OR MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE UPDATED ON 08-11-2011. *KB

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WHEELS

  • TSB #NTB11-044c

    NHTSA ID #10134841

    • Date Announced: MARCH 23 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WHEEL BALANCING SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. The publication date has been revised to include the latest models and model years. No other changes have been made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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  • TSB #NTB11-044b

    NHTSA ID #10118691

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 25 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WHEEL BALANCING SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. The publication date has been revised to include the latest models and model years. No other changes have been made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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SEATS:FRONT ASSEMBLY:POWER ADJUST

  • TSB #NTB-10-120A

    NHTSA ID #10041744

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 07 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: WHEN ADJUSTING EITHER FRONT SEAT, DRIVER/PASSENGER, FORWARD OR BACKWARDS, IT WILL BIND OR NOT MOVE AT ALL. *PE

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #NTB16-098

    NHTSA ID #10109129

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 13 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 2011-2012 ALTIMA; REDUCED PERFORMANCE DUE TO CVT FLUID TEMPERATURE PROTECTION LOGIC IF YOU CONFIRM The vehicle speed is, or was, reduced by the CVT fail-safe (reduced vehicle speed) after continuous operation under the following conditi

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EQUIPMENT:RECREATIONAL VEHICLE:LPG TANK VALVE/GAUGE

  • TSB #NTB17-082

    NHTSA ID #10120566

    • Date Announced: JULY 21 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN; DTC P0456 CAUSED BY EVAP LEAK AT VENT CONTROL VALVE O-RING IF YOU CONFIRM The MIL is ON in an APPLIED VEHICLE with DTC P0456 (EVAP VERY SML LEAK) AND - DTC P0456 is not caused by a loose fuel fill cap (refer to NTB13-097). -

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #NTB17-024

    NHTSA ID #10109250

    • Date Announced: APRIL 10 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM REBOOTS WHEN SXM TRAFFIC IS ENABLED This bulletin applies only to vehicles located in the state of Oregon. IF YOU CONFIRM The Navigation system in an Applied Vehicle reboots when SXM Traffic is enabled. NOTE: Perfo

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  • TSB #NTB12-070B

    NHTSA ID #10091576

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 28 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "NO AUDIO DURING PHONE CALL WITH APPLE IOS 10, NAVIGATION SYSTEM REBOOTS, AND/OR AUDIO CONTROLS WILL NOT RESPOND THIS BULLETIN HAS BEEN AMENDED. THE TITLE AND IF YOU CONFIRM SECTION HAVE BEEN REVISED. NO OTHER CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE. PLE

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #NTB11-044b

    NHTSA ID #10118691

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 25 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WHEEL BALANCING SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. The publication date has been revised to include the latest models and model years. No other changes have been made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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  • TSB #NTB12-051k

    NHTSA ID #10119172

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MIL ON WITH DTC P0101 This bulletin has been amended. The APPLIED VEHICLES section on this page and Table A on page 7 have been updated. Discard all previous versions of this bulletin.

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  • TSB #NTB13-097D

    NHTSA ID #10091503

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 04 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "ALL MODEL YEAR 2012 AND NEWER NISSAN VEHICLES; EVAP LEAK DTC P0442, P0455, P0456 INFORMATION THIS BULLETIN HAS BEEN AMENDED. THE TITLE HAS BEEN REVISED, AND THE BULLETIN NOW INCLUDES VEHICLES IN PRODUCTION AS OF THE DATE OF THIS UPDATE.

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UNKNOWN OR OTHER

  • TSB #NTB12-009

    NHTSA ID #10043735

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 03 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NISSAN: DOOR LOCK/UNLOCK INOPERATIVE WITH INTELLIGENT KEY. *KB

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