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Classic Cars Nissan offers you excellent sales and service on new or used Nissan vehicles. Stop in and test drive a Nissan 2010 370-z or any car or truck today! We're located Hainesport New Jersey ...

Classic Cars Nissan offers you excellent sales and service on new or used Nissan vehicles. Stop in and test drive a Nissan 2010 370-z or any car or truck today! We're located Hainesport New Jersey between Cherry Hill and Mount Holly. Only 20 minutes from Philadelphia. Classic Cars Nissan 1513 Route 38 Hainesport, NJ 08036 866-CLASSIC or 866-252-7742

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    2010 370-z OWNER'S MANUAL 2010 370-z OWNER'S MANUAL Presentation Transcript

    • Black plate (2,1)ForewordWelcome to the growing family of new NISSAN MODIFICATION OF YOUR VEHICLEowners. This vehicle is delivered to you with WARNINGconfidence. It was produced using the latest This vehicle should not be modified.techniques and strict quality control. IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMA- Modification could affect its performance, TION REMINDERS FOR SAFETY! safety or durability, and may even violateThis manual was prepared to help you under- governmental regulations. In addition,stand the operation and maintenance of your damage or performance problems result- Follow these important driving rules tovehicle so that you may enjoy many miles of ing from modification will not be covereddriving pleasure. Please read through this help ensure a safe and comfortable trip for you and your passengers! under the NISSAN warranties.manual before operating your vehicle. . NEVER drive under the influence ofA separate Warranty Information Booklet alcohol or drugs. WHEN READING THE MANUALexplains details about the warranties cov-ering your vehicle. The NISSAN Service . ALWAYS observe posted speed lim- This manual includes information for alland Maintenance Guide explains details its and never drive too fast for options available on this model. Therefore,about maintaining and servicing your ve- conditions. you may find some information that doeshicle. Additionally, a separate Customer not apply to your vehicle. . ALWAYS give your full attention toCare/Lemon Law Booklet (U.S. only) will driving and avoid using vehicle All information, specifications and illustrations inexplain how to resolve any concerns you this manual are those in effect at the time of features or taking other actions thatmay have with your vehicle, as well as printing. NISSAN reserves the right to changeclarify your rights under your state’s lemon could distract you. specifications or design at any time withoutlaw. . ALWAYS use your seat belts and notice. appropriate child restraint systems.Your NISSAN dealer knows your vehicle best.When you require any service or have any . ALWAYS provide information aboutquestions, we will be glad to assist you with the the proper use of vehicle safetyextensive resources available to us. features to all occupants of the vehicle.READ FIRST — THEN DRIVE SAFELY . ALWAYS review this Owner’s Man-Before driving your vehicle, read your Owner’s ual for important safety information.Manual carefully. This will ensure familiarity withcontrols and maintenance requirements, assist-ing you in the safe operation of your vehicle. Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (3,1)IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT Arrows in an illustration that are similar to thoseTHIS MANUAL above call attention to an item in the illustration.You will see various symbols in this manual. They CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65are used in the following ways: WARNING WARNING WARNING This is used to indicate the presence of Engine Exhaust, some of its constitu- a hazard that could cause death or ents, and certain vehicle components serious personal injury. To avoid or contain or emit chemicals known to the reduce the risk, the procedures must State of California to cause cancer and be followed precisely. birth defects or other reproductive harm. In addition, certain fluids con- SIC0697 CAUTION tained in vehicles and certain products If you see the symbol above, it means “Do not of component wear contain or emit This is used to indicate the presence of do this” or “Do not let this happen”. chemicals known to the State of Cali- a hazard that could cause minor or fornia to cause cancer and birth defects moderate personal injury or damage to or other reproductive harm. your vehicle. To avoid or reduce the risk, the procedures must be followed care- If you see a symbol similar to those above in an CALIFORNIA PERCHLORATE ADVI- fully. illustration, it means the arrow points to the front SORY of the vehicle. Some vehicle parts, such as lithium bat- teries, may contain perchlorate material. The following advisory is provided: “Per- chlorate Material - special handling may Arrows in an illustration that are similar to those apply, See www.dtsc.ca.gov/ above indicate movement or action. hazardouswaste/perchlorate.” Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (4,1)BLUETOOTH® is a trademarkowned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc.,U.S.A. and licensed to Visteonand Xanavi Informatics Corpora-tion.Gracenote® is a registered tra-demark of Gracenote, Inc. TheGracenote logo and logo type,and the “Powered by Gracenote”logo are trademarks of Grace-note.XM Radio® requires a subscrip-tion, sold separately after the first90 days. It is not available inAlaska, Hawaii or Guam. Formore information, visitwww.xmradio.com. * 2009 NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD. C TOKYO, JAPAN All rights reserved. No part of this Owner’s Manual may be reproduced or stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photo- copying, recording or otherwise, without the prior written permission of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (5,1)NISSAN CUSTOMER CAREPROGRAMNISSAN CARES ...Both NISSAN and your NISSAN dealer are dedicated to serving all your automotive needs. Your satisfaction with your vehicle and your NISSAN dealer areour primary concerns. Your NISSAN dealer is always available to assist you with all your automobile sales and service needs.However, if there is something that your The Consumer Affairs Department will ask for You can write to NISSAN with the information onNISSAN dealer cannot assist you with or you the following information: the left at:would like to provide NISSAN directly with For U.S. customerscomments or questions, please contact the — Your name, address, and telephone number Nissan North America, Inc.NISSAN Consumer Affairs Department using — Vehicle identification number (attached to Consumer Affairs Departmentour toll-free number: the top of the instrument panel on the P.O. Box 685003 For U.S. customers driver’s side) Franklin, TN 37068-5003 1-800-NISSAN-1 For Canadian customers (1-800-647-7261) — Date of purchase Nissan Canada Inc. For Canadian customers — Current odometer reading 5290 Orbitor Drive 1-800-387-0122 Mississauga, Ontario L4W 4Z5 — Your NISSAN dealer’s name — Your comments or questions OR We appreciate your interest in NISSAN and thank you for buying a quality NISSAN vehicle. Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (1,1)Table of Illustrated table of contents 0Contents Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1 Instruments and controls 2 Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4 Starting and driving 5 In case of emergency 6 Appearance and care 7 Maintenance and do-it-yourself 8 Technical and consumer information 9 Index 10 Model "Z34-D" Edited: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (1,1)0 Illustrated table of contentsSeats, seat belts and Supplemental Restraint Passenger compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-8System (SRS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-2 Coupe models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-8 Coupe models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-2 Roadster models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-9 Roadster models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-3 Cockpit. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-10Exterior front . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-4 Instrument panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-11Exterior rear . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-5 Meters and gauges. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-12 Coupe models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-5 Engine compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-13 Roadster models. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-6 VQ37VHR engine model. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-13Exterior (NISMO models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-7 Warning and indicator lights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-14 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (4,1)SEATS, SEAT BELTS ANDSUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINTSYSTEM (SRS) 8. Front seats (P.1-3) SSI0648COUPE MODELS 4. Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags (P.1-27)1. Seat belts (Page 1-8) 5. Supplemental front-impact air bags (P.1-27) — Seat belts with pretensioners (P.1-38) 6. Child restraint anchor point (for top tether strap2. Head restraints (P.1-5) child restraint) (P.1-19)3. Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air 7. Occupant classification sensor (pattern sensor) bags (P.1-27) (P.1-32)0-2 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (5,1) SSI0649ROADSTER MODELS 4. Door-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags (P.1-27)1. Seat belts (P.1-8) 5. Supplemental front-impact air bags (P.1-27) — Seat belts with pretensioners (P.1-38) 6. Occupant classification sensor (pattern sensor)2. Head restraints (P.1-5) (P.1-32)3. Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air 7. Front seats (P.1-3) bags (P.1-27) Illustrated table of contents 0-3 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (6,1)EXTERIOR FRONT 5. Outside mirrors (P.3-38) 6. Recovery hook (P.6-22) 7. License plate installation (P.9-13) 8. Tires — Wheels and tires (P.8-28, P.9-8) — Flat tire (P.6-2) — Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) (P.2-10, P.5-3) 9. Doors — Keys (P.3-2) — Door locks (P.3-4) — Intelligent Key system (P.3-6) — Remote keyless entry system (P.3-13) SSI05941. Hood (P.3-16) 3. Windshield wiper and washer2. Headlight and turn signal — Operation (P.2-27) — Operation (P.2-29) — Maintenance (P.8-18) — Bulb replacement (P.8-24) 4. Power windows (P.2-42)0-4 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (7,1)EXTERIOR REAR 7. Fuel-filler door — Operation (P.3-34) — Fuel recommendation (P.9-3) SSI0506COUPE MODELS 4. Rear hatch — Intelligent Key system (P.3-6)1. High-mounted stop light (bulb replacement) — Remote keyless entry system (P.3-13) (P.8-24) — Rear hatch opener switch (P.3-17)2. Rear window defroster (P.2-29) 5. Rear fog light (if so equipped) (P.2-33)3. Satellite antenna (if so equipped) (P.4-25) 6. Rear combination light (bulb replacement) (P.8-24) Illustrated table of contents 0-5 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (8,1) 9. Fuel — Fuel-filler door (P.3-34) — Fuel recommendation (P.9-3) SSI0658ROADSTER MODELS 4. Rear window defroster (P.2-29) 5. Soft top (P.3-21)1. Trunk lid opener switch (P.3-19) 6. Interior trunk lid release (P.3-20)2. High-mounted stop light (bulb replacement) 7. Rear fog light (if so equipped) (P.2-33) (P.8-25) 8. Rear combination light (bulb replacement)3. Antenna (P.4-25) (P.8-25)0-6 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (9,1)EXTERIOR (NISMO models) For NISMO models, the vehicle parts listed below require special care or caution for treating. Refer to the additional information in each section. 1. Performance dampers (P.5-29) 2. Front bumper with an aerodynamic splitter (P.3-32, P.6-21) 3. Side sill extensions (P.3-32) 4. Rear spoiler (P.3-18, P.7-3) 5. Exhaust pipes (P.3-32, P.6-21) 6. Rear bumper with an aerodynamic diffuser (P.3-32, P.6-21) SSI0585 Illustrated table of contents 0-7 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (10,1)PASSENGER COMPARTMENT 8. Console box — Power outlet (P.2-37) — USB memory operation (if so equipped) (P.4-52) — iPod® player operation (if so equipped) (P.4-61) 9. Front cup holders (P.2-38) SSI0650COUPE MODELS 5. Map light (P.2-44) 6. Inside rearview mirror1. Cargo cover (if so equipped) (P.2-41) — Operation (P.3-36)2. Secondary rear hatch release (P.3-18) — HomeLink® (if so equipped) (P.2-47)3. Power windows (P.2-42) 7. Rear parcel box (P.2-40) — Outside mirror remote control switch (P.3-38)4. Sun visors (P.3-36)0-8 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (11,1) 6. Console box — Power outlet (P.2-37) — USB memory operation (if so equipped) (P.4-52) — iPod® player operation (if so equipped) (P.4-61) 7. Front cup holders (P.2-38) SSI0651ROADSTER MODELS 4. Inside rearview mirror — Operation (P.3-36)1. Power windows (P.2-42) — HomeLink® (if so equipped) (P.2-47) — Outside mirror remote control switch (P.3-38) 5. Rear parcel box (P.2-40)2. Sun visors (P.3-36) — Secondary trunk lid release (P.3-21)3. Map light (P.2-44) Illustrated table of contents 0-9 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (12,1)COCKPIT 9. Steering-wheel-mounted controls (left side) — Menu control switch or tuning switch (P.4-71) — BACK switch (P.4-71) — Phone switch (if so equipped) (P.4-74) — Volume control switches (P.4-71) — Source select switch (P.4-71) 10. Tilt steering lever (P.3-35) 11. Steering wheel — Horn (P.2-34) — Driver supplemental air bag (P.1-27) 12. Steering-wheel-mounted controls (right side) — Cruise control switches (P.5-20) 13. Selector lever for automatic transmission (P.5-12)/ Shift lever for manual transmission (P.5-16) 14. Parking brake (P.5-20) SSI06521. Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) OFF switch 5. Windshield wiper and washer switch (P.2-27) (P.5-27) 6. Hood release handle (P.3-16)2. Headlight, fog light and turn signal switch (P.2-29) 7. Intelligent Key port (P.5-10)3. Meters and Gauges (combimeter) (P.2-4) 8. Paddle shifter (if so equipped) (P.5-14)4. Triple meter (P.2-7)0-10 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (13,1)INSTRUMENT PANEL 8. Seat heater switch (if so equipped) (P.2-34) or Climate controlled seat switch (if so equipped) (P.2-36) 9. Soft top operating switch (for Roadster models) (P.3-21) 10. SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) switch (if so equipped) (P.5-16) 11. Heater and air conditioner (P.4-17) — Rear window defroster switch (P.2-29) 12. Audio system (P.4-24) 13. Power outlet (P.2-37) 14. Glove box (P.2-39) *: Refer to the separate Navigation System Owner’s Manual. SSI06531. Ventilator (P.4-17) 3. Front passenger air bag status light (P.1-32)2. Center display and multi-function control panel 4. Front passenger supplemental air bag (P.1-27) (P.4-2)/Instrument pocket (P.2-38) 5. Fuse box cover (P.8-20) — Navigation system* (if so equipped) 6. Push-button ignition switch (P.5-7) — Vehicle information and setting buttons (if so equipped) (P.4-6) 7. Hazard warning flasher switch (P.2-33) — Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System (if so equipped) (P.4-74) Illustrated table of contents 0-11 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (14,1)METERS AND GAUGES SSI0521 10. Odometer/Twin trip odometer control knob (P.2-5) 11. Odometer/Twin trip odometer (P.2-5) 12. Engine oil temperature gauge (P.2-7) 13. Voltmeter (P.2-7) 14. Clock (P.2-7, P.2-23) SSI05091. ENTER/NEXT switch (P.2-20) 7. Vehicle information display (P.2-16)2. Fuel gauge (P.2-6) 8. Engine coolant temperature gauge (P.2-6)3. Warning/Indicator lights (P.2-8) 9. Transmission position indicator (if so equipped)4. Tachometer (P.2-5) (P.2-12) — SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) indicator5. Speedometer (P.2-5) (if so equipped) (P.5-16)6. Instrument brightness control switch (P.2-32)0-12 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (15,1)ENGINE COMPARTMENT 12. Engine coolant reservoir (P.8-8) SSI0510VQ37VHR ENGINE MODEL 6. Brake fluid reservoir (P.8-12) 7. Clutch fluid reservoir (Manual Transmission mod-1. Fuse/fusible link holder (P.8-20) els) (P.8-12)2. Battery (P.8-14) 8. Power steering fluid reservoir (P.8-12)3. Radiator filler cap (P.8-8) 9. Window washer fluid reservoir (P.8-13)4. Engine oil dipstick (P.8-9) 10. Air cleaner (P.8-18)5. Engine oil filler cap (P.8-9) 11. Drive belt location (P.8-16) Illustrated table of contents 0-13 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (16,1)WARNING AND INDICATOR LIGHTS Warning Indicator Indicator Name Page Name Page Name Page light light light Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) Cruise indicator light 2-12 2-15 Anti-lock Braking System off indicator light 2-9 (ABS) warning light *: if so equipped Front passenger air bag status 2-13 light Automatic Transmission (AT) 2-9 check warning light High beam indicator light 2-13 Malfunction Indicator Light 2-13 Brake warning light 2-9 (MIL) Rear fog light indicator light* 2-14 Charge warning light 2-10 Security indicator light 2-14 Engine oil pressure warning 2-10 light Slip indicator light 2-14 Intelligent Key system warning 2-10 light Small light indicator lights 2-14 Low tire pressure warning light 2-10 Soft top indicator light (Road- 2-14 ster models) Master warning light 2-11 SynchroRev Match mode (S- 2-15 MODE) indicator* Seat belt warning light 2-11 Transmission position indicator 2-12 light* Supplemental air bag warning 2-12 light Turn signal/hazard indicator 2-15 lights0-14 Illustrated table of contents Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (4,1)1 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supple- mental restraint systemSeats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-2 Child restraint installation using the seat belts Front seats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-3 (for Coupe models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-19 Head restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-5 Booster seats. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-23Seat belts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-8 Precautions on booster seats. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-23 Precautions on seat belt usage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-8 Booster seat installation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-25 Child safety . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-11 Supplemental restraint system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-27 Pregnant women. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-13 Precautions on supplemental restraint system . . . . . 1-27 Injured persons. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-13 NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System Three-point type seat belt . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-13 (front seats) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-32 Seat belt extenders. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-16 Front seat-mounted side-impact and roof/door- mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air Seat belt maintenance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-16 bag systems . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-36Child restraints . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-17 Seat belts with pretensioners (front seats) . . . . . . . . . 1-38 Precautions on child restraints. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-17 Supplemental air bag warning labels. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-39 Top tether strap child restraint Supplemental air bag warning light. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-39 (for Coupe models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-19 Repair and replacement procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1-40 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (20,1)SEATS . The seatback should not be reclined any more than needed for comfort. Seat belts are most effective when the passenger sits well back and straight up in the seat. If the seat- back is reclined, the risk of sliding under the lap belt and being injured is increased. CAUTION . When adjusting the seat positions, SSS0133 be sure not to contact any moving parts to avoid possible injuries and/ or damages. well back in the seat with both feet WARNING on the floor and adjust the seat belt . Do not ride in a moving vehicle properly. See “PRECAUTIONS ON when the seatback is reclined. This SEAT BELT USAGE” later in this can be dangerous. The shoulder belt section. will not be against your body. In an . After adjustment, gently rock in the accident, you could be thrown into it seat to make sure it is securely and receive neck or other serious locked. injuries. You could also slide under . Do not leave children unattended the lap belt and receive serious inside the vehicle. They could un- internal injuries. knowingly activate switches or con- . For the most effective protection trols. Unattended children could when the vehicle is in motion, the become involved in serious acci- seat should be upright. Always sit dents.1-2 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (21,1)FRONT SEATSFront power seat adjustmentOperating tips:. The power seat motor has an auto-reset overload protection circuit. If the motor stops during operation, wait 30 seconds, then reactivate the switch.. Do not operate the power seat switch for a long period of time when the engine is off. This will discharge the battery. SSS0928 Forward and backward: the vehicle is stopped and the transmission is in the P (Park) position or N (Neutral) position with Moving the switch * forward or backward will 1 the parking brake fully applied. slide the seat forward or backward to the desired position. Reclining: Move the recline switch * backward until the 2 desired angle is obtained. To bring the seatback forward again, move the switch * forward. 2 The reclining feature allows adjustment of the seatback for occupants of different sizes for added comfort and to help obtain proper seat belt fit. (See “PRECAUTIONS ON SEAT BELT USAGE” later in this section.) The seatback may also be reclined to allow occupants to rest when Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-3 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (22,1) SSS0394 SPA1715Front manual seat adjustment belt fit. See “PRECAUTIONS ON SEAT BELT Seat lifter (if so equipped) USAGE” later in this section. The seatback may Turn either dial to adjust the angle and height ofForward and backward: also be reclined to allow occupants to rest when the seat cushion to the desired position.Pull the lever up * while you slide the seat 1 the vehicle is stopped and the transmission is inforward or backward to the desired position. the P (Park) position or N (Neutral) position withRelease the lever to lock the seat in position. the parking brake fully applied.Reclining:To recline the seatback, pull the lever up * and 2lean back. To bring the seatback forward again,pull the lever and move your body forward. Theseatback will move forward.The reclining feature allows adjustment of theseatback for occupants of different sizes foradded comfort and to help obtain proper seat1-4 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (23,1) HEAD RESTRAINTS WARNING Head restraints supplement the other vehicle safety systems. They may pro- vide additional protection against injury in certain rear end collisions. Adjust the head restraints properly, as specified in this section. Check the adjustment after someone else uses the seat. Do not attach anything to the head restraint stalks or remove the head restraint. Do SSS0684 not use the seat if the head restraint SSS1007 has been removed. If the head restraint The illustration shows the seating positionsLumbar support (if so equipped) was removed, reinstall and properlyThe lumbar support feature provides lower back equipped with head restraints. The head re- adjust the head restraint before an straints are adjustable.support to the driver. occupant uses the seating position.Move the lever * up or down to adjust the 1 Failure to follow these instructions Indicates the seating position is equippedseatback lumbar area. can reduce the effectiveness of the with a head restraint. head restraints. This may increase the risk of serious injury or death in a collision. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-5 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (24,1) SSS0992 SSS0997 SSS0993Components Adjustment To raise the head restraint, pull it up.1. Head restraint Adjust the head restraint so the center is level with the center of your ears.2. Adjustment notches3. Lock knob4. Stalks1-6 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (25,1) CAUTION Models with climate controlled seats are designed so that the head restraint cannot be removed. The head restraint may be damaged if the head restraint is forcibly pulled out. SSS0994 SSS0995To lower, push and hold the lock knob and push Removalthe head restraint down. Use the following procedure to remove the adjustable head restraints. 1. Pull the head restraint up to the highest position. 2. Push and hold the lock knob. 3. Remove the head restraint from the seat. 4. Store the head restraint properly in a secure place so it is not loose in the vehicle. 5. Install and properly adjust the head restraint before an occupant uses the seating posi- tion. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-7 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (26,1) SEAT BELTS PRECAUTIONS ON SEAT BELT USAGE If you are wearing your seat belt properly adjusted, and you are sitting upright and well back in your seat with both feet on the floor, your chances of being injured or killed in an accident and/or the severity of injury may be greatly reduced. NISSAN strongly encourages you and all of your passengers to buckle up every time you drive, even if your seating position includes a supplemental air bag. Most U.S. states and Canadian provinces or territories specify that seat belts be SSS0996 SSS0508 worn at all times when a vehicle is being driven.Install The Active Head Restraint moves forward1. Align the head restraint stalks with the holes utilizing the force that the seatback receives in the seat. Make sure that the head restraint from the occupant in a rear-end collision. The is facing the correct direction. The stalk with movement of the head restraint helps support the adjustment notches * must be in- 1 the occupant’s head by reducing its backward stalled in the hole with the lock knob * .2 movement and helping absorb some of the forces that may lead to whiplash-type injuries.2. Push and hold the lock knob and push the head restraint down. Active Head Restraints are effective for colli- sions at low to medium speeds in which it is said3. Properly adjust the head restraint before an that whiplash injury occurs most. occupant uses the seating position. Active Head Restraints operate only in certain rear-end collisions. After the collision, the head restraints return to their original position. Adjust the Active Head Restraints properly as described earlier in this section.1-8 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (27,1) WARNING . Every person who drives or rides in this vehicle should use a seat belt at all times. . The seat belt should be properly adjusted to a snug fit. Failure to do so may reduce the effectiveness of the entire restraint system and in- crease the chance or severity of injury in an accident. Serious injury or death can occur if the seat belt is SSS0136A not worn properly. . Always route the shoulder belt over your shoulder and across your chest. Never put the belt behind your back, under your arm or across your neck. The belt should be away from your face and neck, but not falling off your shoulder. . Position the lap belt as low and snug as possible AROUND THE HIPS, NOT THE WAIST. A lap belt worn too high could increase the risk of internal injuries in an acci- dent. SSS0134A . Be sure the seat belt tongue is securely fastened to the properSafety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-9 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (28,1) buckle. retractor. See a NISSAN dealer. . Do not wear the seat belt inside out . Removal and installation of the or twisted. Doing so may reduce its pretensioner system components effectiveness. should be done by a NISSAN dealer. . Do not allow more than one person . All seat belt assemblies, including to use the same seat belt. retractors and attaching hardware, . Never carry more people in the should be inspected after any colli- vehicle than there are seat belts. sion by a NISSAN dealer. NISSAN recommends that all seat belt as- . If the seat belt warning light glows semblies in use during a collision be continuously while the ignition is replaced unless the collision was turned ON with all doors closed and minor and the belts show no da- all seat belts fastened, it may in- mage and continue to operate prop- SSS0016 dicate a malfunction in the system. erly. Have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. Seat belt assemblies not in use . No changes should be made to the during a collision should also be seat belt system. For example, do inspected and replaced if either not modify the seat belt, add mate- damage or improper operation is rial or install devices that may noted. change the seat belt routing or . All child restraints and attaching tension. Doing so may affect the hardware should be inspected after operation of the seat belt system. any collision. Always follow the Modifying or tampering with the restraint manufacturer’s inspection seat belt system may result in instructions and replacement re- serious personal injury. commendations. The child restraints . Once a seat belt pretensioner has should be replaced if they are activated, it cannot be reused and damaged. SSS0014 must be replaced together with the1-10 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (29,1)CHILD SAFETY properly. The shoulder belt may come Vehicle Safety Standards or Canadian Motor too close to the face or neck. The lap Vehicle Safety Standards. You should choose aChildren need adults to help protect them. belt may not fit over their small hip child restraint that fits your vehicle and alwaysThey need to be properly restrained. bones. In an accident, an improperly follow the manufacturer’s instructions for instal-In addition to the general information in this lation and use. fitting seat belt could cause serious ormanual, child safety information is available frommany other sources, including doctors, teachers, fatal injury. Always use appropriate Larger childrengovernment traffic safety offices, and community child restraints. Children who are too large for child restraintsorganizations. Every child is different, so be sure should be seated and restrained by the seat All U.S. states and Canadian provinces or belts which are provided. The seat belt may notto learn the best way to transport your child. territories require the use of approved child fit properly if the child is less than 4 ft 9 in (142.5There are three basic types of child restraint restraints for infants and small children. (See cm) tall and weighs between 40 lb (18 kg) andsystems: “CHILD RESTRAINTS” later in this section.) 80 lb (36 kg). A booster seat should be used to. Rear-facing child restraint Also, there are other types of child restraints obtain proper seat belt fit. available for larger children for additional pro- NISSAN recommends that a child be placed in a. Front-facing child restraint tection. commercially available booster seat if the. Booster seat Infants shoulder belt in the child’s seating position fits close to the face or neck or if the lap portion ofThe proper restraint depends on the child’s size. Infants up to at least one year old should be the seat belt goes across the abdomen. TheGenerally, infants (up to about 1 year and less placed in a rear-facing child restraint. The booster seat should raise the child so that thethan 20 lb (9 kg)) should be placed in rear- passenger seat is not suitable for use with a shoulder belt is properly positioned across thefacing child restraints. Front-facing child re- rear-facing child restraint for infants. Therefore, top, middle portion of the shoulder and the lapstraints are available for children who outgrow infants should not be transported in this vehicle. belt is low on the hips. A booster seat can onlyrear-facing child restraints and are at least 1 Small children (for Coupe models) be used in seating positions that have a three-year old. Booster seats are used to help position point type seat belt. The booster seat should fita vehicle lap/shoulder belt on a child who can no Children that are over one year old and weigh at the vehicle seat and have a label certifying that itlonger use a front-facing child restraint. least 20 lb (9 kg) can be placed in a front-facing complies with Federal Motor Vehicle Safety child restraint. Refer to the manufacturer’s Standards or Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety WARNING instructions for minimum and maximum weight Standards. Once the child has grown so the and height recommendations. NISSAN recom- shoulder belt is no longer on or near the face Children need special protection. The mends that small children be placed in child and neck, use the shoulder belt without the vehicle’s seat belts may not fit them restraints that comply with Federal Motor booster seat. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-11 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (30,1) WARNING Never let a child stand or kneel on any seat and do not allow a child in the cargo areas while the vehicle is moving. The child could be seriously injured or killed in an accident or sudden stop. SSS0927 For Roadster models There are three basic types of child restraint WARNING systems: . Rear-facing child restraint (should not be . Do not let infants and small children installed in Roadster models) ride in Roadster models. . Roadster models are not designed . Front-facing child restraint (should not be installed in Roadster models) to accommodate Rear-facing child restraints or Front-facing child re- . Booster seat (only children large enough for straints. booster seats can ride in Roadster models) . If you let infants or small children ride in Roadster models, they may WARNING be killed or seriously injured in a crash. . Never let an infant or a small child who requires the use of a rear or1-12 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (31,1) front-facing child restraint ride in INJURED PERSONS this vehicle. Do not attempt to hold NISSAN recommends that injured persons use a child in your lap or arms. seat belts, depending on the injury. Check with . Roadster models do not have an your doctor for specific recommendations. anchor for a top tether strap re- THREE-POINT TYPE SEAT BELT quired for most child restraints. Never let children who require the use of rear or front-facing child WARNING restraints ride in this vehicle. . Every person who drives or rides in . Larger children need special protec- this vehicle should use a seat belt at tion. The vehicle’s seat belts may all times. not fit them properly. The shoulder belt may come too close to the face . Do not ride in a moving vehicle when the seatback is reclined. This SSS0292 or neck. The lap belt may not fit over their small hip bones. In an acci- can be dangerous. The shoulder belt Fastening the seat belts dent, an improperly fitting seat belt will not be against your body. In an 1. Adjust the seat. (See “SEATS” earlier in this could cause serious or fatal injury. accident, you could be thrown into it section.) Always use appropriate child re- and receive neck or other serious injuries. You could also slide under 2. Slowly pull the seat belt out of the retractor straints. and insert the tongue into the buckle until the lap belt and receive serious internal injuries. you hear and feel the latch engage.PREGNANT WOMEN . For the most effective protection . The retractor is designed to lockNISSAN recommends that pregnant women use during a sudden stop or on impact. when the vehicle is in motion, theseat belts. The seat belt should be worn snug, A slow pulling motion permits theand always position the lap belt as low as seat should be upright. Always sit well back in the seat with both feet belt to move, and allows you somepossible around the hips, not the waist, and freedom of movement in the seat.place the shoulder belt over your shoulder and on the floor and adjust the seat beltacross your chest. Never run the lap/shoulder properly. . If the seat belt cannot be pulledbelt over your abdominal area. Contact your from its fully retracted position,doctor for specific recommendations. firmly pull the belt and release it. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-13 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (32,1) Then smoothly pull the belt out of of movement in the seat. The ELR locks the seat the retractor. belt when the vehicle slows down rapidly or during impacts. The Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) mode (child restraint mode) locks the seat belt for child restraint installation. Pull the seat belt out until it is fully extended to activate the ALR mode. Detach the seat belt tongue from the buckle and retract the seat belt completely to cancel the ALR mode and revert back to the ELR mode. When the ALR mode is activated the seat belt SSS0290 cannot be extended again until the seat belt tongue is detached from the buckle and fully 3. Position the lap belt portion low and snug retracted. For additional information, see on the hips as shown. “CHILD RESTRAINTS” later in this section. 4. Pull the shoulder belt portion toward the The ALR mode should be used only for retractor to take up extra slack. Be sure the child restraint installation. During normal shoulder belt is routed over your shoulder seat belt use by an occupant, the ALR and across your chest. mode should not be activated. If it is activated it may cause uncomfortable seat The three-point type seat belts have two modes belt tension. of operation: . Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) WARNING . Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) When fastening the seat belts, be The Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) mode certain that seatbacks are completely allows the seat belt to extend and retract to secured in the latched position. If they allow the driver and passengers some freedom are not completely secured, passengers1-14 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (33,1)may be injured in an accident or sudden restrict further belt movement.stop. If the retractor does not lock during this check or if you have any question about seat belt operation, see a NISSAN dealer. SSS0326 Unfastening the seat belts To unfasten the seat belt, push the button on the buckle. The seat belt automatically retracts. Checking seat belt operation Seat belt retractors are designed to lock seat belt movement by two separate methods: . When the belt is pulled quickly from the retractor. . When the vehicle slows down rapidly. To increase your confidence in the seat belts, check the operation as follows: . Grasp the shoulder belt and pull forward quickly. The retractor should lock and Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-15 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (34,1) See a NISSAN dealer for assistance with dry. purchasing an extender if an extender is required. . If dirt builds up in the shoulder belt guide of the seat belt anchors, the seat belts may retract slowly. Wipe the shoulder WARNING belt guide with a clean, dry cloth. . Only NISSAN seat belt extenders, . Periodically check to see that the seat made by the same company which belt and the metal components such as made the original equipment seat buckles, tongues, retractors, flexible wires belts, should be used with the and anchors work properly. If loose parts, NISSAN seat belts. deterioration, cuts or other damage on the webbing is found, the entire seat belt . Adults and children who can use the assembly should be replaced. standard seat belt should not use an SSS0588 extender. Such unnecessary use could result in serious personalShoulder belt arm (for Coupe models) injury in the event of an accident.Before fastening the seat belt, pull the shoulderbelt arm forward until it clicks at the detent . Never use seat belt extenders toposition. install child restraints. If the child restraint is not secured properly, thePulling the arm forward will allow an easy access child could be seriously injured in ato the belt. collision or a sudden stop.SEAT BELT EXTENDERS SEAT BELT MAINTENANCEIf, because of body size or driving position, it isnot possible to properly fit the lap-shoulder belt . To clean the seat belt webbings, apply aand fasten it, an extender that is compatible with mild soap solution or any solution recom-the installed seat belts is available that can be mended for cleaning upholstery or carpets.purchased. The extender adds approximately 8 Then, wipe with a cloth and allow the seatin (200 mm) of length and may be used for either belts to dry in the shade. Do not allow thethe driver or front passenger seating position. seat belts to retract until they are completely1-16 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (35,1)CHILD RESTRAINTS PRECAUTIONS ON CHILD or kill your child. RESTRAINTS . Improper use or improper installa- tion of a child restraint can increase WARNING the risk or severity of injury for both the child and other occupants of the . Infants and small children should vehicle and can lead to serious always be placed in an appropriate injury or death in an accident. child restraint while riding in the vehicle. Failure to use a child re- . Roadster models are not equipped straint can result in serious injury or with upper tether anchors. Do not death. install a child restraint system in Roadster models. . Children should always be placed in an appropriate child restraint while . Follow all of the child restraint SSS0099 riding in the vehicle. Failure to use a manufacturer’s instructions for in- child restraint can result in serious stallation and use. When purchasing injury or death. a child restraint, be sure to select one which will fit your child and . Children should never be carried on vehicle. It may not be possible to your lap. It is not possible for even properly install some types of child the strongest adult to resist the restraints in your vehicle. forces of a severe accident. The child could be crushed between the . If the child restraint is not anchored adult and parts of the vehicle. Also, properly, the risk of a child being do not put the same seat belt injured in a collision or a sudden around both your child and yourself. stop greatly increases. . Even with the NISSAN Advanced Air . Child restraint anchor points are Bag System, never install a rear- designed to withstand only those facing child restraint in the front loads imposed by correctly fitted seat. An inflating supplemental child restraints. Under no circum- SSS0100 stances are they to be used for adult front air bag could seriously injure Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-17 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (36,1) seat belts or harnesses. The passenger seat is not suitable for use with a CAUTION rear-facing child restraint for infants. Therefore, . Adjustable seatbacks should be infants should not be transported in this vehicle. positioned to fit the child restraint, Remember that a child restraint left in a but as upright as possible. closed vehicle can become very hot. All U.S. states and Canadian provinces or Check the seating surface and buckles territories require that infants and small . After attaching the child restraint, before placing your child in the child children be restrained in an approved child test it before you place the child in restraint at all times while the vehicle is it. Push it from side to side while restraint. being operated. Canadian law requires the holding the seat by the seat belt top tether strap on front-facing child In general, child restraints are designed to be path. The child restraint should not restraints to be secured to the designated installed with the lap portion of a lap/shoulder move more than 1 inch (25 mm) from seat belt. anchor point on the vehicle. side to side. Try to tug it forward and check to see if the belt holds the Several manufacturers offer child restraints for restraint in place. If the restraint is children of various sizes. When selecting any not secure, tighten the belt as child restraint, keep the following points in mind: necessary, or put the restraint in . Choose only a restraint with a label certifying another seat and test it again. You that it complies with Federal Motor Vehicle may need to try a different child Safety Standard 213 or Canadian Motor restraint. Not all child restraints fit Vehicle Safety Standard 213. in all types of vehicles. . Check the child restraint in your vehicle to . When your child restraint is not in be sure it is compatible with the vehicle’s use, keep it secured with a seat belt seat and seat belt system. to prevent it from being thrown . If the child restraint is compatible with your around in case of a sudden stop or vehicle, place your child in the child restraint accident. and check the various adjustments to be sure the child restraint is compatible with your child. Choose a child restraint that is designed for your child’s height and weight. Always follow all recommended procedures.1-18 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (37,1) . Do not allow cargo to contact the top tether strap when it is attached to the top tether anchor. Properly secure the cargo so it does not contact the top tether strap. Cargo that is not properly secured or that contacts the top tether strap may damage the top tether strap during a collision. Your child could be seriously injured or killed in a colli- sion if the child restraint top tether strap is damaged. SSS0929 Top tether anchor point location SSS0100 The Anchor point is located on the floor of theTOP TETHER STRAP CHILD RE- CHILD RESTRAINT INSTALLATION cargo area.STRAINT (for Coupe models) USING THE SEAT BELTS (for CoupeIf the manufacturer of your child restraint Installing top tether strap models)requires the use of a top tether strap, it must First, secure the child restraint with the seat belt.be secured to an anchor point. Flip down the flap marked with a label as shown WARNING in the illustration. Position the top tether strap WARNING . Even with the NISSAN Advanced Air over the top of the seatback and secure it to the tether anchor bracket that provides the straight- Bag System, never install a rear- . The child restraint anchor point is est installation. Tighten the strap according to facing child restraint in the front designed to withstand only those the manufacturer’s instructions to remove any passenger seat. Supplemental front loads imposed by correctly fitted slack. air bags inflate with great force. A child restraints. Under no circum- rear-facing child restraint could be If you have any questions when installing a stances is it to be used for adult struck by the supplemental front air top tether strap child restraint, consult seat belts or harnesses. bag in a crash and could seriously your NISSAN dealer for details. injure or kill your child. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-19 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (38,1) . The three-point seat belt in your The back of the child restraint should be vehicle is equipped with an Auto- secured against the seatback. matic Locking Retractor (ALR) which If necessary, adjust or remove the head must be used when installing a child restraint to obtain the correct child restraint restraint. fit. (See “HEAD RESTRAINTS” earlier in this . Failure to use the ALR will result in section.) the child restraint not being prop- If the head restraint is removed, store it in a erly secured. The restraint could tip secure place. Be sure to install the head over or otherwise be unsecured and restraint when the child restraint is removed. cause injury to the child in a sudden stop or collision.The instructions in this section apply to childrestraint installation using the vehicle seat belts SSS0640in the front passenger seat. Front-facing (front passenger seat) — step 1 Front-facing Follow these steps to install a front-facing child restraint using the vehicle seat belt in the front passenger seat: 1. If you must install a child restraint in the front seat, it should be placed in a front-facing direction only. Move the seat to the rearmost position. Child restraints for infants must be used in the rear-facing direction and therefore must not be used in this vehicle. 2. Position the child restraint on the seat. Always follow the child restraint manufac- turer’s instructions.1-20 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (39,1) SSS0360B SSS0651 SSS0652 Front-facing — step 3 Front-facing — step 4 Front-facing — step 53. Route the seat belt tongue through the child 4. Pull the shoulder belt until the belt is fully 5. Allow the seat belt to retract. Pull up on the restraint and insert it into the buckle until you extended. At this time, the seat belt retractor shoulder belt to remove any slack in the belt. hear and feel the latch engage. Be sure to is in the Automatic Locking Retractor (ALR) follow the child restraint manufacturer’s mode (child restraint mode). It reverts to instructions for belt routing. Emergency Locking Retractor (ELR) mode when the seat belt is fully retracted. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-21 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (40,1) 9. Check that the retractor is in the ALR mode by trying to pull more seat belt out of the retractor. If you cannot pull any more belt webbing out of the retractor, the retractor is in the ALR mode. 10. Check to make sure the child restraint is properly secured prior to each use. If the seat belt is not locked, repeat steps 3 through 8. SSS0653 SSS0641 Front-facing — step 6 Front-facing — step 86. Remove any additional slack from the seat 8. After attaching the child restraint, test it belt; press downward and rearward firmly in before you place the child in it. Push it from the center of the child restraint with your side to side while holding the seat near the knee to compress the vehicle seat cushion seat belt path. The child restraint should not and seatback while pulling up on the seat move more than 1 inch (25 mm) from side to belt. side. Try to tug it forward and check to see if the belt holds the restraint in place. If the7. If the child restraint is equipped with a top restraint is not secure, you may need to try a tether strap, route the top tether strap and different child restraint. Not all child re- secure the tether strap to the tether anchor straints fit in all types of vehicles. point. (See “TOP TETHER STRAP CHILD RESTRAINT (for Coupe models)” earlier in this section.)1-22 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (41,1) BOOSTER SEATS forces of a severe accident. The child could be crushed between the adult and parts of the vehicle. Also, do not put the same seat belt around both your child and yourself. . A booster seat must only be in- stalled in a seating position that has a lap/shoulder belt. Failure to use a three-point type seat belt with a booster seat can result in a serious injury in sudden stop or collision. . Improper use or improper installa- SSS0988 SSS0099 tion of a booster seat can increase Front-facing — step 11 the risk or severity of injury for both11. If the child restraint is installed in the front PRECAUTIONS ON BOOSTER SEATS the child and other occupants of the passenger seat, push the ignition switch to vehicle and can lead to serious the ON position. The front passenger air bag injury or death in an accident. status light should illuminate. If this WARNING light is not illuminated, see “Front passenger . A child restraint that requires a top air bag and status light” later in this section. . Children should always be placed in tether strap for installation should Have the system checked by a NISSAN an appropriate child restraint while not be used in Roadster models. dealer. riding in the vehicle. A child restraint Roadster models are not equipped that requires a top tether strap for with upper tether anchors.After the child restraint is removed and the seat installation should not be used inbelt is fully retracted, the ALR mode (child . Do not use towels, books, pillows or Roadster models. Failure to use a other items in place of a boosterrestraint mode) is canceled. child restraint or booster seat can seat. Items such as these may move result in serious injury or death. during normal driving or a collision . Children should never be carried on and result in serious injury or death. your lap. It is not possible for even Booster seats are designed to be the strongest adult to resist the Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-23 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (42,1) used with a lap/shoulder belt. Boos- . Do not put the shoulder belt behind ter seats are designed to properly the child or under the child’s arm. If route the lap and shoulder portions you must install a booster seat in of the seat belt over the strongest the front seat, see “BOOSTER SEAT portions of a child’s body to provide INSTALLATION” later in this section. the maximum protection during a . When your booster seat is not in collision. use, keep it secured with a seat belt . Follow all of the booster seat man- to prevent it from being thrown ufacturer’s instructions for installa- around in case of a sudden stop or tion and use. When purchasing a accident. booster seat, be sure to select one which will fit your child and vehicle. It may not be possible to properly CAUTION LRS0455 install some types of booster seats in your vehicle. Remember that a booster seat left in a Booster seats of various sizes are offered by closed vehicle can become very hot. several manufacturers. When selecting any . If the booster seat and seat belt is Check the seating surface and buckles not used properly, the risk of a child booster seat, keep the following points in mind: before placing your child in the booster being injured in a collision or a seat. . Choose only a booster seat with a label sudden stop greatly increases. certifying that it complies with Federal Motor . Adjustable seatbacks should be Vehicle Safety Standard 213 or Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standard 213. positioned to fit the booster seat, but as up- right as possible. . After placing the child in the booster seat and fastening the seat belt, make sure the shoulder portion of the belt is away from the child’s face and neck and the lap portion of the belt does not cross the abdomen.1-24 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (43,1) BOOSTER SEAT INSTALLATION CAUTION Do not use the lap/shoulder belt Auto- matic Locking Retractor mode when using a booster seat with the seat belts. Follow these steps to install a booster seat in the front passenger seat: SSS0363 LRS0454. Check the booster seat in your vehicle to be . If the booster seat is compatible with your sure it is compatible with the vehicle’s seat vehicle, place your child in the booster seat and seat belt system. and check the various adjustments to be sure the booster seat is compatible with. Make sure the child’s head will be properly your child. Always follow all recommended supported by the booster seat or vehicle procedures. seat. The seatback must be at or above the center of the child’s ears. For example, if a All U.S. states and Canadian provinces or low back booster seat * is chosen, the 1 territories require that infants and small vehicle seatback must be at or above the children be restrained in an approved child center of the child’s ears. If the seatback is restraint at all times while the vehicle is lower than the center of the child’s ears, a being operated. high back booster seat * should be used. 2 The instructions in this section apply to booster seat installation in the front passenger seat. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-25 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (44,1) Be sure the shoulder belt is positioned across the top, middle portion of the child’s shoulder. Be sure to follow the booster seat manufacturer’s instructions for adjusting the belt routing. 6. Follow the warnings, cautions and instruc- tions for properly fastening a seat belt shown in the “THREE-POINT TYPE SEAT BELT” earlier in this section. SSS0640 LRS04541. If you must install a booster seat in the 3. The booster seat should be positioned on front seat, adjust the seatback so that the vehicle seat so that it is stable. If it is upright and then move the seat to necessary, adjust or remove the head the rearmost position. Do not move the restraint to obtain the correct booster seat seat with the booster seat attached to fit. (See “HEAD RESTRAINTS” earlier in this it. section.) If the head restraint is removed, store it in a secure place. Be sure to reinstall2. Position the booster seat on the seat. Only the head restraint when the booster seat is place it in a front-facing direction. Always removed. follow the booster seat manufacturer’s instructions. 4. Position the lap portion of the seat belt low and snug on the child’s hips. Be sure to follow the booster seat manufacturer’s instructions for adjusting the belt routing. 5. Pull the shoulder belt portion of the seat belt toward the retractor to take up extra slack.1-26 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (45,1) SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM PRECAUTIONS ON SUPPLEMENTAL Door-mounted curtain side-impact supple- RESTRAINT SYSTEM mental air bag system (for Roadster mod- els): This system can help cushion the impact This Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) force to the heads of occupants in front seating section contains important information concern- positions during certain side impact collisions. ing the driver and passenger front impact The curtain air bags are designed to inflate on supplemental air bags (NISSAN Advanced Air the side where the vehicle is impacted. Bag System), front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air bag system, roof-mounted These supplemental restraint systems are de- (Coupe models) or door-mounted (Roadster signed to supplement the crash protection models) curtain side-impact supplemental air provided by the driver and passenger seat belts bag and seat belt with pretensioners. and are not a substitute for them. Seat belts should always be correctly worn and the Supplemental front-impact air bag system: occupant seated a suitable distance away from The NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System can the steering wheel, instrument panel and door SSS0988 help cushion the impact force to the head and finishers. (See “SEAT BELTS” earlier in this chest of the driver and front passenger in certain section for instructions and precautions on seat7. If the booster seat is installed in the front frontal collisions. belt usage.) passenger seat, push the ignition switch to the ON position. The front passenger air bag Front seat-mounted side-impact supple- The supplemental air bags operate only status light may or may not illuminate mental air bag system: This system can help when the ignition switch is in the ON depending on the size of the child and the cushion the impact force to the chest and pelvis position. type of booster seat used. (See “Front area of the driver and front passenger in certain passenger air bag and status light” later in side impact collisions. The front seat side- After pushing the ignition switch to the ON this section.) impact supplemental air bags are designed to position, the supplemental air bag warning inflate on the side where the vehicle is impacted. light illuminates. The supplemental air bag warning light will turn off after about 7 Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supple- seconds if the systems are operational. mental air bag system (for Coupe models): This system can help cushion the impact force to the head of the driver and front passenger in certain side impact collisions. The curtain air bags are designed to inflate on the side where the vehicle is impacted. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-27 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (46,1) WARNING . The front air bags ordinarily will not inflate in the event of a side impact, rear impact, rollover, or lower se- verity frontal collision. Always wear your seat belts to help reduce the risk or severity of injury in various kinds of accidents. . The front passenger air bag will not inflate if the passenger air bag status light is lit or if the front SSS0131B passenger seat is unoccupied. See “Front passenger air bag and status light” later in this section. . The seat belts and the front air bags are most effective when you are sitting well back and upright in the seat with both feet on the floor. The front air bags inflate with great force. Even with the NISSAN Ad- vanced Air Bag System, if you are unrestrained, leaning forward, sit- ting sideways or out of position in any way, you are at greater risk of injury or death in a crash. You may also receive serious or fatal injuries SSS0132B from the supplemental front air bag if you are up against it when it1-28 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (47,1) inflates. Always sit back against the the steering wheel rim could in- seatback and as far-away as prac- crease the risk of injury if the tical from the steering wheel or supplemental front air bag inflates. instrument panel. Always use the seat belts.. The driver and front passenger seat belt buckles are equipped with sensors that detect if the seat belts are fastened. The Advanced Air Bag System monitors the severity of a collision and seat belt usage then inflates the air bags. Failure to properly wear seat belts can in- SSS0007 crease the risk or severity of injury in an accident.. T he f r o n t pa s s e ng e r s e at i s equipped with an occupant classifi- cation sensor (pattern sensor) that turns the front passenger air bag OFF under some conditions. This sensor is only used in this seat. Failure to be properly seated and wearing the seat belt can increase the risk or severity of injury in an accident. See “Front passenger air bag and status light” later in this section.. Keep hands on the outside of the SSS0006 steering wheel. Placing them inside Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-29 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (48,1) WARNING . Never let children ride unrestrained or extend their hands or face out of the window. Do not attempt to hold them in your lap or arms. Some examples of dangerous riding posi- tions are shown in the illustrations. . Children may be severely injured or killed when the front air bags, side air bags or curtain air bags inflate if they are not properly restrained. SSS0008 SSS0099 . Even with the NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System, never install a rear- facing child restraint in the front seat. An inflating front air bag could seriously injure or kill your child. See “CHILD RESTRAINTS” earlier in this section for details. SSS0009 SSS01001-30 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (49,1) ways wear your seat belts to help reduce the risk or severity of injury in various kinds of accidents. . The seat belts, side air bags and curtain air bags are most effective when you are sitting well back and upright in the seat. The side air bag and curtain air bag inflate with great force. Do not allow anyone to place their hand, leg or face near the side air bag on the side of the seatback of the front seat or near the side roof rails (Coupe models)/door trimSSS0059A SSS0159 (Roadster models). Do not allow anyone sitting in the front seats to extend their hand out of the window WARNING or lean against the door. Some Front seat-mounted side-impact sup- examples of dangerous riding posi- plemental air bags and roof-mounted tions are shown in the previous (Coupe models) or door-mounted illustrations. (Roadster models) curtain side-impact . Do not use seat covers on the front supplemental air bags: seatbacks. They may interfere with . The front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental side air bag inflation. air bags and roof-mounted (Coupe models) or door-mounted (Roadster models) curtain air bags ordinarily will not inflate in the event of a SSS0162 frontal impact, rear impact, rollover or lower severity side collision. Al- Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-31 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (50,1) 9. Occupant classification system control unit 10. Air bag Control Unit (ACU) 11. Satellite sensors 12. Seat belt with pretensioner NISSAN ADVANCED AIR BAG SYS- TEM (front seats) This vehicle is equipped with the NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System for the driver and front passenger seats. This system is designed to meet certification requirements under U.S. regulations. It is also permitted in Canada. However, all of the information, cautions and warnings in this manual still apply and must be followed. The driver supplemental front-impact air bag is located in the center of the steering wheel. The front passenger supplemental front-impact air bag is mounted in the instrument panel above the glove box. The front air bags are designed to inflate in higher severity frontal collisions, although they may inflate if the forces in another type of collision are similar to those of a higher SSS1012 severity frontal impact. They may not inflate in certain frontal collisions. Vehicle damage (or lack1. Crash zone sensor 5. Door-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bag inflators (for Roadster models) of it) is not always an indication of proper front2. Supplemental front air bag modules (NISSAN air bag operation. Advanced Air Bags) 6. Door-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental3. Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental air bags (for Roadster models) The NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System has air bags (for Coupe models) 7. Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air dual stage air bag inflators. The system monitors4. Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental bags information from the crash zone sensor, the Air air bag inflators (for Coupe models) 8. Occupant classification sensor (pattern sensor) bag Control Unit (ACU), seat belt buckle1-32 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (51,1)switches and the occupant classification sensor history of a breathing condition should get fresh(pattern sensor). Inflator operation is based on air promptly.the severity of a collision and seat belt usage forthe driver. For the front passenger, the occupant Front air bags, along with the use of seat belts,classification sensor is also monitored. Based help to cushion the impact force on the headon information from the sensors, only one front and chest of the front occupants. They can helpair bag may inflate in a crash, depending on the save lives and reduce serious injuries. However,crash severity and whether the front occupants an inflating front air bag may cause facialare belted or unbelted. Additionally, the front abrasions or other injuries. Front air bags dopassenger air bag may be automatically turned not provide restraint to the lower body.OFF under some conditions, depending on the Even with NISSAN advanced air bags, seatinformation provided by the occupant classifica- belts should be correctly worn and the drivertion sensor. If the front passenger air bag is OFF, and passenger seated upright as far as practicalthe passenger air bag status light will be away from the steering wheel or instrumentilluminated (if the seat is unoccupied, the light panel. The front air bags inflate quickly in order SSS0988will not be illuminated, but the air bag will be off). to help protect the front occupants. Because of Front passenger air bag status light(See “Front passenger air bag and status light” this, the force of the front air bag inflating can Front passenger air bag and status lightlater in this section for further details.) One front increase the risk of injury if the occupant is tooair bag inflating does not indicate improper close to, or is against, the air bag module duringperformance of the system. WARNING inflation.If you have any questions about your air bag The front air bags deflate quickly after a collision. The front passenger air bag is designedsystem, contact a NISSAN dealer. If you are to automatically turn OFF under someconsidering modification of your vehicle due to a The supplemental front air bags operate conditions. Read this section carefullydisability, you may also contact a NISSAN only when the ignition switch is in the ON to learn how it operates. Proper use ofdealer. Contact information is contained in the position. the seat, seat belt and child restraints isfront of this Owner’s Manual. After pushing the ignition switch to the ON necessary for most effective protection.When a front air bag inflates, a fairly loud noise position, the supplemental air bag warning Failure to follow all instructions in thismay be heard, followed by release of smoke. light illuminates. The supplemental air bag manual concerning the use of seats,This smoke is not harmful and does not indicate warning light will turn off after about 7 seat belts and child restraints cana fire. Care should be taken not to inhale it, as it seconds if the system is operational. increase the risk or severity of injury inmay cause irritation and choking. Those with a an accident. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-33 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (52,1)Status light: as children, by requiring the air bag to be restraint mode) may allow the restraint to tip or automatically turned OFF. move in an accident or sudden stop. This canThe front passenger air bag status light is also result in the passenger air bag inflating in alocated above the ashtray. The light operates as The occupant classification sensor (pattern crash instead of being OFF. (See “CHILDfollows: sensor) is in the front passenger seat cushion RESTRAINTS” earlier in this section for proper and is designed to detect an occupant and use and installation.). Unoccupied passenger seat: The is objects on the seat. For example, if a child is in OFF and the front passenger air bag is OFF the front passenger seat, the Advanced Air Bag If the front passenger seat is not occupied, the and will not inflate in a crash. System is designed to turn the passenger air passenger air bag is designed not to inflate in a. Passenger seat occupied by a small adult, bag OFF in accordance with the regulations. crash. However, heavy objects placed on the child or child restraint as outlined in this Also, if a child restraint of the type specified in seat could result in air bag inflation, because of section: The illuminates to indicate that the regulations is on the seat, the occupant the object being detected by the occupant the front passenger air bag is OFF and will classification sensor can detect it and cause the classification sensor. Other conditions could not inflate in a crash. air bag to turn OFF. also result in air bag inflation, such as if a child is standing on the seat, or if two children are on the. Occupied passenger seat and the passen- Front passenger seat adult occupants who are seat, contrary to the instructions in this manual. ger meets the conditions outlined in this properly seated and using the seat belt as Always be sure that you and all vehicle section: The light is OFF to indicate outlined in this manual should not cause the occupants are seated and restrained properly. that the front passenger air bag is opera- passenger air bag to be automatically turned tional. OFF. For small adults it may be turned OFF, Using the passenger air bag status light, you can however, if the occupant does not sit in the seat monitor when the front passenger air bag isFront passenger air bag: properly (for example, by not sitting upright, by automatically turned OFF with the seat occu- sitting on an edge of the seat, or by otherwise pied. The light will not illuminate when the frontThe front passenger air bag is designed to being out of position), this could cause the passenger seat is unoccupied.automatically turn OFF when the vehicle is sensor to turn the air bag OFF. Always be sureoperated under some conditions as described If an adult occupant is in the seat but the to be seated and wearing the seat belt properlybelow as permitted by U.S. regulations. If the passenger air bag status light is illuminated for the most effective protection by the seat beltfront passenger air bag is OFF, it will not inflate (indicating that the air bag is OFF), it could be and supplemental air bag.in a crash. The driver air bag and other air bags that the person is a small adult, or is not sittingin your vehicle are not part of this system. The occupant classification sensor is designed on the seat properly. to operate as described above to turn the frontThe purpose of the regulation is to help reduce If a child restraint must be used in the front seat, passenger air bag OFF for specified childthe risk of injury or death from an inflating air bag the passenger air bag status light may or may restraints. Failing to properly secure childto certain front passenger seat occupants, such not be illuminated, depending on the size of the restrains and to use the ALR mode (child1-34 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (53,1)child and the type of child restraint being used. If Other supplemental front-impact air bag personal injury.the passenger air bag status light is not precautionsilluminated (indicating that the air bag might . Immediately after inflation, severalinflate in a crash), it could be that the child front air bag system componentsrestraint or seat belt is not being used properly. WARNING will be hot. Do not touch them; youMake sure that the child restraint is installed may severely burn yourself.properly, the seat belt is used properly and the . Do not place any objects on the . No unauthorized changes should beoccupant is positioned properly. If the passen- steering wheel pad or on the instru- made to any components or wiringger air bag status light is still not illuminated, try ment panel. Also, do not place any of the air bag system. This is toa different child restraint. objects between any occupant and prevent accidental inflation of the the steering wheel or instrumentIf the passenger air bag status light will not supplemental air bag or damage to panel. Such objects may becomeilluminate even though you believe that the child the supplemental air bag system.restraint, the seat belts and the occupant are dangerous projectiles and cause injury if the front air bag inflates. . Do not make unauthorized changesproperly positioned, the system may be sensing to your vehicle’s electrical system,an unoccupied seat (in which case the air bag is . Do not place objects with sharpOFF). Your NISSAN dealer can check that the suspension system or front end edges on the seat. Also, do notsystem is OFF by using a special tool. However, structure. This could affect proper place heavy objects on the seat thatuntil you have confirmed with your dealer that operation of the front air bag sys- will leave permanent impressions inyour air bag is working properly, do not transport tem. the seat. Such objects can damagea child in this vehicle. . Tampering with the front air bag the seat or occupant classificationThe NISSAN Advanced Air Bag System and sensor (pattern sensor). This can system may result in serious perso-passenger air bag status light will take a few affect the operation of the air bag nal injury. Tampering includesseconds to register a change in the passenger system and result in serious perso- changes to the steering wheel andseat status. However, if the seat becomes nal injury. the instrument panel assembly byunoccupied, the air bag status light will remain placing material over the steeringoff. . Do not use water or acidic cleaners wheel pad and above the instrument (hot steam cleaners) on the seat.If a malfunction occurs in the front passenger air panel or by installing additional trim This can damage the seat or occu-bag system, the supplemental air bag warning material around the air bag system. pant classification sensor. This canlight , located in the meter and gauges area also affect the operation of the air . Modifying or tampering with thewill blink. Have the system checked by a front passenger seat may result in bag system and result in seriousNISSAN dealer. Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-35 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (54,1) serious personal injury. For exam- devices should not be used on the ple, do not change the front seats by air bag system. placing material on the seat cushion . A cracked windshield should be or by installing additional trim ma- replaced immediately by a qualified terial, such as seat covers, on the repair facility. A cracked windshield seat that is not specifically designed could affect the function of the to assure proper air bag operation. supplemental air bag system. Additionally, do not stow any ob- jects under the front passenger seat * The SRS wiring harness connectors are or the seat cushion and seatback. yellow and orange for easy identifica- Such objects may interfere with the tion. proper operation of the occupant When selling your vehicle, we request that you classification sensor. inform the buyer about the front air bag system SSS0982 . No unauthorized changes should be and guide the buyer to the appropriate sections made to any components or wiring in this Owner’s Manual. FRONT SEAT-MOUNTED SIDE-IM- of the seat belt system. This may PACT AND ROOF/DOOR-MOUNTED affect the front air bag system. CURTAIN SIDE-IMPACT SUPPLEMEN- Tampering with the seat belt system TAL AIR BAG SYSTEMS may result in serious personal in- jury. The side air bags are located in the outside of the seatback of the front seats. The curtain air . Work on and around the front air bags are located in the side roof rails (Coupe) or bag system should be done by a upper side of the door trim (Roadster). These NISSAN dealer. Installation of elec- systems are designed to meet voluntary guide- trical equipment should also be lines to help reduce the risk of injury to out-of- done by a NISSAN dealer. The position occupants. However, all of the Supplemental Restraint System information, cautions and warnings in this (SRS) wiring should not be modified manual still apply and must be followed. or disconnected. Unauthorized elec- The side air bags and curtain air bags are designed to inflate in higher severity side trical test equipment and probing collisions, although they may inflate if the forces1-36 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (55,1)in another type of collision are similar to those of and side roof rails. The side air bags and curtain components will be hot. Do nota higher severity side impact. They are designed air bags inflate quickly in order to help protect touch them; you may severely burnto inflate on the side where the vehicle is the out-of-position occupants. Because of this, yourself.impacted. They may not inflate in certain side the force of the side air bags and curtain aircollisions on the side where the vehicle is bags inflating can increase the risk of injury if the . No unauthorized changes should beimpacted. occupant is too close to, or is against, these air made to any components or wiring bag modules during inflation. The side air bags of side air bag and curtain air bagVehicle damage (or lack of it) is not always an and curtain air bags will deflate quickly after the systems. This is to prevent acciden-indication of proper supplemental side air bag collision is over. tal inflation of the side air bag andand curtain air bag operation. The side air bags and curtain air bags operate curtain air bag or damage to side airWhen side air bags and curtain air bags inflate, a only when the ignition switch is in the ON bag and curtain air bag systems.fairly loud noise may be heard, followed by position. . Do not make unauthorized changesrelease of smoke. This smoke is not harmful anddoes not indicate a fire. Care should be taken After pushing the ignition switch to the ON to your vehicle’s electrical system,not to inhale it, as it may cause irritation and position, the supplemental air bag warning suspension system or side panel.choking. Those with a history of a breathing light illuminates. The air bag warning light This could affect proper operationcondition should get fresh air promptly. will turn off after about 7 seconds if the of the side air bag and curtain air systems are operational. bag systems.Side air bags, along with the use of seat belts,help to cushion the impact force on the chest . Tampering with the air bag systemand pelvis of the front occupants. Curtain air WARNING may result in serious personal in-bags help to cushion the impact force to the jury. For example, do not change thehead of occupants. They can help save lives and . Do not place any objects near the front seats by placing material nearreduce serious injuries. However, an inflating seatback of the front seats. Also, do the seatback or by installing addi-side air bags and curtain air bags may cause not place any objects (an umbrella, tional trim material, such as seatabrasions or other injuries. Side air bags and bag, etc.) between the front door covers, around the side air bags.curtain air bags do not provide restraint to the finisher and the front seat. Suchlower body. . Work around and on the side air bag objects may become dangerous and curtain air bag systems shouldThe seat belts should be correctly worn and the projectiles and cause injury if a side be done by a NISSAN dealer. In-driver and passenger seated upright as far as air bag inflates. stallation of electrical equipmentpractical away from the side air bag, and seated . Right after inflation, several side air should also be done by a NISSANas far away as practical from the door finishers bags and curtain air bag system Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-37 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (56,1) dealer. The SRS wiring harnesses* . No unauthorized changes should be certain types of collisions, helping to restrain should not be modified or discon- made to any components or wiring front seat occupants. nected. Unauthorized electrical test of the pretensioner system. This is The pretensioner is encased with the seat belt equipment and probing devices to prevent damage to or accidental retractor. These seat belts are used the same should not be used on the side- activation of the pretensioners. way as conventional seat belts. impact air bag system. Tampering with the pretensioner When a pretensioner seat belt activates, smoke system may result in serious perso-* The SRS wiring harness connectors are is released and a loud noise may be heard. The nal injury. smoke is not harmful, and it does not indicate a yellow and orange for easy identifica- tion. . Work around and on the preten- fire. Care should be taken not to inhale it as it sioner system should be done by a may cause irritation and choking. Those with aWhen selling your vehicle, we request that you NISSAN dealer. Installation of elec- history of a breathing condition should get freshinform the buyer about the side air bag and trical equipment should also be air promptly.curtain air bag systems and guide the buyer to done by a NISSAN dealer. Un-the appropriate sections in this Owner’s Manual. After pretensioner activation, load limiters allow authorized electrical test equipment the seat belt to release webbing (if necessary) toSEAT BELTS WITH PRETENSIONERS and probing devices should not be reduce forces against the chest.(front seats) used on the pretensioner system. If any abnormality occurs in the pretensioner . If you need to dispose of the system, the supplemental air bag warning light pretensioner or scrap the vehicle, will not come on, will flash intermittently or WARNING contact a NISSAN dealer. Correct will turn on for 7 seconds and remain on after . The pretensioners cannot be reused pretensioner disposal procedures the ignition switch has been pushed to the ON after activation. They must be re- are set forth in the appropriate position. In this case, the pretensioner system placed together with the retractor NISSAN Service Manual. Incorrect may not function properly. They must be disposal procedures could cause checked and repaired. Take your vehicle to the and buckle as a unit. personal injury. nearest NISSAN dealer. . If the vehicle becomes involved in a frontal collision but a pretensioner When selling your vehicle, we request that you The pretensioner system activates in conjunc- inform the buyer about the seat belt preten- is not activated, be sure to have the tion with the front air bag system. Working with sioners and guide the buyer to the appropriate pretensioner system checked and, if the seat belt retractor, it helps tighten the seat sections in this Owner’s Manual. necessary, replaced by a NISSAN belt when the vehicle becomes involved in dealer.1-38 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (57,1) When the ignition switch is in the ON position, the supplemental air bag warning light illumi- nates for about 7 seconds and then turns off. This means the system is operational. If any of the following conditions occur, the front air bag, side air bag, curtain air bag and pretensioner systems need servicing: . The supplemental air bag warning light remains on approximately 7 seconds after the ignition switch is pushed to the ON position. . The supplemental air bag warning light SSS1016 SPA1097 flashes intermittently. . The supplemental air bag warning light doesSUPPLEMENTAL AIR BAG WARNING SUPPLEMENTAL AIR BAG WARNING not come on at all.LABELS LIGHT Under these conditions, the front air bag, side airWarning labels about the supplemental front- The supplemental air bag warning light, display- bag, curtain air bag or pretensioner systems mayimpact air bag are placed in the vehicle as ing in the instrument panel, monitors the not operate properly. They must be checked andshown in the illustration. circuits of the supplemental front-impact air bag, repaired. Take your vehicle to the nearest front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental* SRS air bag1 air bag, roof-mounted (Coupe models) or door- NISSAN dealer.The warning labels are located on the surface of mounted (Roadster models) curtain side-impactthe sun visors. supplemental air bag, and seat belt pretensioner WARNING systems. The monitored circuits include the Air bag Control Unit (ACU), satellite sensors, crash If the supplemental air bag warning zone sensor, occupant classification system, light is on, it could mean that the front front air bag modules, side air bag modules, air bag, side air bag, curtain air bag curtain air bag modules, pretensioners and all and/or pretensioner systems will not related wiring. operate in an accident. To help avoid injury to yourself or others, have your Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-39 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (58,1) vehicle checked by a NISSAN dealer as be replaced by a NISSAN dealer. soon as possible. The air bag module and preten- sioner system cannot be repaired.REPAIR AND REPLACEMENT PRO- . The front air bag, side air bag andCEDURE curtain air bag systems and theThe front air bags, side air bags, curtain air bags pretensioner system should be in-and pretensioners are designed to activate on a spected by a NISSAN dealer if thereone-time-only basis. As a reminder, unless it is is any damage to the front end ordamaged, the supplemental air bag warning light side portion of the vehicle.will remain illuminated after inflation has oc-curred. Repair and replacement of these sys- . If you need to dispose of thetems should be done only by a NISSAN dealer. supplemental air bag or preten- sioner systems or scrap the vehicle,When maintenance work is required on the contact a NISSAN dealer. Correctvehicle, the front air bags, side air bags, curtain supplemental air bag and seat beltair bags, pretensioners and related parts should pretensioner system disposal pro-be pointed out to the person conducting themaintenance. The ignition switch should always cedures are set forth in the appro-be in the LOCK position when working under priate NISSAN Service Manual.the hood or inside the vehicle. Incorrect disposal procedures could cause personal injury. WARNING . Once a front air bag, side air bag, or curtain air bag has inflated, the air bag module will not function again and must be replaced. Additionally, if any of the front air bags inflate, the activated pretensioner must also be replaced. The air bag mod- ule and pretensioner system should1-40 Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (59,1)MEMO Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system 1-41 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (7,1)2 Instruments and controlsCockpit. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-2 Turn signal switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-33Instrument panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-3 Fog light switch (if so equipped). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-33Meters and gauges. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-4 Hazard warning flasher switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-33 Speedometer and odometer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-5 Horn . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-34 Tachometer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-5 Heated seats (if so equipped) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-34 Engine coolant temperature gauge . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-6 Climate controlled seats (if so equipped) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-36 Fuel gauge . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-6 Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) OFF switch . . . . . . . . . . . 2-37 Triple meter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-7 Power outlet . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-37Warning/indicator lights and audible reminders . . . . . . . . . 2-8 Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-38 Checking bulbs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-8 Instrument pocket (except for navigation system Warning lights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-9 equipped models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-38 Indicator lights. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-12 Cup holders. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-38 Audible reminders . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-15 Glove box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-39Vehicle information display. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 Console box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-40 Indicators for operation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-16 Rear parcel box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-40 Warnings and alerts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-18 Cargo cover (if so equipped) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-41 Indicators for maintenance. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-19 Windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-42 Trip computer. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-20 Power windows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-42Security systems. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-25 Interior lights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-44 Vehicle security system. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-25 Map lights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-44 NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-26 Interior light control switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-44Windshield wiper and washer switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-27 Vanity mirror lights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-45Rear window defroster switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-29 Cargo area courtesy light (Roadster models) . . . . . . . . . . 2-46Headlight and turn signal switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-29 Cargo light (Coupe models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-46 Xenon headlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-29 Trunk light (Roadster models). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-46 Headlight switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-30 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (8,1)HomeLink® Universal Transceiver (if so equipped) . . . . 2-47 Programming trouble-diagnosis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-49 Programming HomeLink® . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-47 Clearing the programmed information. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-49 Programming HomeLink® for Canadian Reprogramming a single HomeLink® button . . . . . . . . 2-49 customers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-49 If your vehicle is stolen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-50 Operating the HomeLink® Universal Transceiver . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2-49 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (62,1)COCKPIT 9. Steering-wheel-mounted controls (left side) — Menu control switch or tuning switch (P.4-71) — BACK switch (P.4-71) — Phone switch (if so equipped) (P.4-74) — Volume control switches (P.4-71) — Source select switch (P.4-71) 10. Tilt steering lever (P.3-35) 11. Steering wheel — Horn (P.2-34) — Driver supplemental air bag (P.1-27) 12. Steering-wheel-mounted controls (right side) — Cruise control switches (P.5-20) 13. Selector lever for automatic transmission (P.5-12)/ Shift lever for manual transmission (P.5-16) 14. Parking brake (P.5-20) SSI06521. Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) OFF switch 5. Windshield wiper and washer switch (P.2-27) (P.5-27) 6. Hood release handle (P.3-16)2. Headlight, fog light and turn signal switch (P.2-29) 7. Intelligent Key port (P.5-10)3. Meters and Gauges (combimeter) (P.2-4) 8. Paddle shifter (if so equipped) (P.5-14)4. Triple meter (P.2-7)2-2 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (63,1)INSTRUMENT PANEL 8. Seat heater switch (if so equipped) (P.2-34) or Climate controlled seat switch (if so equipped) (P.2-36) 9. Soft top operating switch (for Roadster models) (P.3-21) 10. SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) switch (if so equipped) (P.5-16) 11. Heater and air conditioner (P.4-17) — Rear window defroster switch (P.2-29) 12. Audio system (P.4-24) 13. Power outlet (P.2-37) 14. Glove box (P.2-39) *: Refer to the separate Navigation System Owner’s Manual. SSI06531. Ventilator (P.4-17) 3. Front passenger air bag status light (P.1-32)2. Center display and multi-function control panel 4. Front passenger supplemental air bag (P.1-27) (P.4-2)/Instrument pocket (P.2-38) 5. Fuse box cover (P.8-20) — Navigation system* (if so equipped) 6. Push-button ignition switch (P.5-7) — Vehicle information and setting buttons (if so equipped) (P.4-6) 7. Hazard warning flasher switch (P.2-33) — Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System (if so equipped) (P.4-74) Instruments and controls 2-3 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (64,1)METERS AND GAUGES SSI0521 10. Odometer/Twin trip odometer control knob (P.2-5) 11. Odometer/Twin trip odometer (P.2-5) 12. Engine oil temperature gauge (P.2-7) 13. Voltmeter (P.2-7) 14. Clock (P.2-7, P.2-23) SSI05091. ENTER/NEXT switch (P.2-20) 7. Vehicle information display (P.2-16)2. Fuel gauge (P.2-6) 8. Engine coolant temperature gauge (P.2-6)3. Warning/Indicator lights (P.2-8) 9. Transmission position indicator (if so equipped)4. Tachometer (P.2-5) (P.2-12) — SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) indicator5. Speedometer (P.2-5) (if so equipped) (P.5-16)6. Instrument brightness control switch (P.2-32)2-4 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (65,1) Changing the display: Pushing the TRIP A/B RESET knob * 3 changes the display as follows: TRIP A ? TRIP B ? TRIP A Resetting the trip odometer: Pushing the TRIP A/B RESET knob * for more 3 than 1 second resets the trip odometer to zero. SIC3973 SIC3974SPEEDOMETER AND ODOMETER TACHOMETERSpeedometer The tachometer indicates engine speed inThe speedometer indicates vehicle speed in revolutions per minute (RPM). Do not rev themiles per hour (MPH) and kilometers per hour engine into the red zone * .1(km/h). CAUTIONOdometer/twin trip odometerThe odometer * and twin trip odometer * 1 2 When engine speed approaches the redare displayed when the ignition switch is in the zone, shift to a higher gear or reduceON position. engine speed. Operating the engine in the red zone may cause serious engineThe odometer records the total distance thevehicle has been driven. damage.The twin trip odometer records the distance ofindividual trips. Instruments and controls 2-5 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (66,1) CAUTION If the gauge indicates engine coolant temperature near the hot (H) end of the normal range, reduce vehicle speed to decrease temperature. If gauge is over the normal range, stop the vehicle as soon as safely possible. If the engine is overheated, continued operation of the vehicle may seriously damage the en- gine. See “IF YOUR VEHICLE OVER- HEATS” in the “6. In case of emergency” section for immediate action required. SIC3975 SIC3976ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE FUEL GAUGEGAUGE The gauge indicates the approximate fuel levelThe gauge indicates the engine coolant tem- in the tank.perature. The gauge may move slightly during braking,The engine coolant temperature is within the turning, acceleration, or going up or down hills.normal range when the gauge points within thezone * shown in the illustration. 1 Refill the fuel tank before the gauge registers “E” (Empty).The engine coolant temperature varies with the The low fuel warning appears on theoutside air temperature and driving conditions. vehicle information display when the amount of fuel in the tank is getting low. Refuel as soon as it is convenient, preferably before the gauge reaches “E”. There will be a small reserve of fuel in the tank when the fuel gauge reaches “E”.2-6 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (67,1)The indicates that the fuel-filler door is temperature is high may result in enginelocated on the passenger’s side of the vehicle. damage. Voltmeter CAUTION When the ignition switch is turned to the ON . If the vehicle runs out of fuel, the position, the volt meter * indicates the battery 2 malfunction indicator light voltage. When the engine is running, it indicates the generator voltage. (MIL) may come on. Refuel as soon as possible. After a few driving trips, While cranking the engine, the volts drop below the light should turn off. If the the normal range. If the needle is not in the light remains on after a few driving normal range (11 to 15 volts) while the engine is trips, have the vehicle inspected by running, it may indicate that the charging system a NISSAN dealer. is not functioning properly. Have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. . For additional information, see SIC4003 “Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL)” Triple meter Clock 1. Engine oil temperature gauge later in this section. 2. Voltmeter If necessary, adjust the clock * on the setting 3 3. Clock screen of the vehicle information display. (See “CLOCK” later in this section.) TRIPLE METER If the power supply is disconnected, the clock Engine oil temperature gauge will not indicate the correct time. Readjust the If the engine oil temperature gauge *1 time. indicates more than 2808F (1408C) while driving, reduce the engine speed (RPM) and drive at a slow speed. When the engine oil temperature is high, the engine protection mode, which helps reduce the chance of engine damage, could activate and automatically decrease engine power. Driving while the engine oil Instruments and controls 2-7 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (68,1)WARNING/INDICATOR LIGHTS ANDAUDIBLE REMINDERS Master warning light Security indicator light Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) warning light Seat belt warning light and chime Slip indicator light Automatic transmission check warning light* Supplemental air bag warning light Small light indicator light Transmission position indicator* Soft top indicator light (Roadster models) Brake warning light SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) indi- Cruise indicator light cator* Charge warning light Front passenger air bag status light Turn signal/hazard indicator lights Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) off indicator Engine oil pressure warning light High beam indicator light light Intelligent Key system warning light Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) *: if so equipped Low tire pressure warning light Rear fog light indicator light*CHECKING BULBS The following lights come on briefly and then go Some indicators and warnings are also dis- off (if so equipped): played on the vehicle information display. (SeeWith all doors closed, apply the parking brake “VEHICLE INFORMATION DISPLAY” later inand push the ignition switch to the ON position , or , , , , , this section.)without starting the engine. The following lights If any light does not come on, it may indicate awill come on (if so equipped): burned-out bulb or an open circuit in the , or , , , electrical system. Have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer.2-8 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (69,1)WARNING LIGHTS the ABS is not functioning properly. Have the or Brake warning light brake system checked, and if necessary re- paired, by a NISSAN dealer promptly. (See or Anti-lock Braking System This light functions for both the parking brake “Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) warning light” (ABS) warning light and the foot brake systems. earlier in this section.)When the ignition switch is in the ON position, Parking brake indicator:the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) warning When the ignition switch is in the ON position, WARNINGlight illuminates and then turns off. This indicates the light comes on when the parking brake isthe ABS is operational. . Your brake system may not be applied. working properly if the warning lightIf the ABS warning light illuminates while the Low brake fluid warning light: is on. Driving could be dangerous. Ifengine is running, or while driving, it may you judge it to be safe, drive care-indicate the ABS is not functioning properly. When the ignition switch is in the ON position, fully to the nearest service stationHave the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. the light warns of a low brake fluid level. If the light comes on while the engine is running with for repairs. Otherwise, have yourIf an ABS malfunction occurs, the anti-lock the parking brake not applied, stop the vehicle vehicle towed because driving itfunction is turned off. The brake system then and perform the following: could be dangerous.operates normally, but without anti-lock assis- 1. Check the brake fluid level. Add brake fluid . Pressing the brake pedal with thetance. (See “BRAKE SYSTEM” in the “5.Starting and driving” section.) as necessary. (See “BRAKE AND CLUTCH engine stopped and/or low brake FLUID” in the “8. Maintenance and do-it- fluid level may increase your stop- yourself” section.) ping distance and braking will re- Automatic transmission check quire greater pedal effort as well as warning light (if so equipped) 2. If the brake fluid level is correct, have the pedal travel. warning system checked by a NISSANWhen the ignition switch is pushed to the ON dealer. . If the brake fluid level is below theposition, the light comes on for 2 seconds. If the minimum or MIN mark on the brakelight comes on at any other time, it may indicate Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) warning fluid reservoir, do not drive until thethe transmission is not functioning properly. indicator: brake system has been checked at aHave your NISSAN dealer check and repair When the parking brake is released and the NISSAN dealer.the transmission. brake fluid level is sufficient, if both the brake warning light and the Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) warning light illuminate, it may indicate Instruments and controls 2-9 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (70,1) pressure warning light on could cause functioning properly. Charge warning light serious damage to the engine almostIf the light comes on while the engine is running, After the ignition switch is pushed ON, this light immediately. Such damage is not cov- illuminates for about 1 second and turns off.it may indicate the charging system is not ered by warranty. Turn off the engine asfunctioning properly. Turn the engine off and Low tire pressure warning: soon as it is safe to do so.check the alternator belt. If the belt is loose,broken, missing or if the light remains on, see a If the vehicle is being driven with low tireNISSAN dealer immediately. pressure, the warning light will illuminate. Intelligent Key system warning light When the low tire pressure warning light CAUTION After the ignition switch is pushed to the ON illuminates, you should stop and adjust the tire position, this light comes on for about 2 seconds pressure to the recommended COLD tire Do not continue driving if the alternator and then turns off. pressure shown on the Tire and Loading belt is loose, broken or missing. Information label. The low tire pressure warning This light warns of a malfunction with the light does not automatically turn off when the tire electrical steering lock system or the Intelligent pressure is adjusted. After the tire is inflated to Engine oil pressure warning light Key system. the recommended pressure, the vehicle must be If the light comes on while the engine is driven at speeds above 16 MPH (25 km/h) toThis light warns of low engine oil pressure. If the stopped, it may be impossible to free the activate the TPMS and turn off the low tirelight flickers or comes on during normal driving, steering lock or to start the engine. If the light pressure warning light. Use a tire pressurepull off the road in a safe area, stop the engine comes on while the engine is running, you can gauge to check the tire pressure.immediately and call a NISSAN dealer or other drive the vehicle. However in these cases,authorized repair shop. For additional information, see “TIRE PRES- contact a NISSAN dealer for repair as soon as SURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)” in theThe engine oil pressure warning light is possible. “5. Starting and driving” section and “TIREnot designed to indicate a low oil level. PRESSURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)”Use the dipstick to check the oil level. (See Low tire pressure warning light in the “6. In case of emergency” section.“ENGINE OIL” in the “8. Maintenance and do-it-yourself” section.) Your vehicle is equipped with a Tire Pressure TPMS malfunction: Monitoring System (TPMS) that monitors the tire If the TPMS is not functioning properly, the low pressure of all tires except the spare. CAUTION tire pressure warning light will flash for approxi- The low tire pressure warning light warns of low mately 1 minute when the ignition switch is Running the engine with the engine oil tire pressure or indicates that the TPMS is not pushed ON. The light will remain on after the 12-10 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (71,1)minute. Have the system checked by a NISSAN tire pressure warning light OFF. If correctly.dealer. the light still illuminates while driv- . Be sure to install the specified sizeFor additional information, see “TIRE PRES- ing after adjusting the tire pressure, of tires to the four wheels correctly.SURE MONITORING SYSTEM (TPMS)” in the a tire may be flat. If you have a flat“5. Starting and driving” section. tire, replace it with a spare tire as soon as possible. Master warning light WARNING . When a spare tire is mounted or a When the ignition switch is in the ON position, wheel is replaced, the TPMS will not the master warning light illuminates if any of the . If the light does not illuminate with function and the low tire pressure following are displayed on the vehicle informa- the ignition switch pushed ON, have warning light will flash for approxi- tion display: the vehicle checked by a NISSAN mately 1 minute. The light will . No key warning dealer as soon as possible. remain on after the 1 minute. Con- . If the light illuminates while driving, tact your NISSAN dealer as soon as . Low fuel warning avoid sudden steering maneuvers or possible for tire replacement and/or . Low washer fluid warning abrupt braking, reduce vehicle system resetting. speed, pull off the road to a safe . Parking brake release warning . Replacing tires with those not ori- location and stop the vehicle as ginally specified by NISSAN could . Door/rear hatch open warning soon as possible. Driving with un- affect the proper operation of the der-inflated tires may permanently See “VEHICLE INFORMATION DISPLAY” later TPMS. in this section. damage the tires and increase the likelihood of tire failure. Serious vehicle damage could occur and CAUTION Seat belt warning light and chime may lead to an accident and could The light and chime remind you to fasten seat result in serious personal injury. . The TPMS is not a substitute for the belts. The light illuminates whenever the ignition Check the tire pressure for all four regular tire pressure check. Be sure switch is pushed to the ON position, and will tires. Adjust the tire pressure to the to check the tire pressure regularly. remain illuminated until the driver’s seat belt is recommended COLD tire pressure . If the vehicle is being driven at fastened. At the same time, the chime will sound shown on the Tire and Loading speeds of less than 16 MPH (25 for about 6 seconds unless the driver’s seat belt Information label to turn the low km/h), the TPMS may not operate is securely fastened. Instruments and controls 2-11 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (72,1)The seat belt warning light for the front not come on at all. For AT models:passenger will illuminate if the seat belt is notfastened when the front passenger’s seat is Unless checked and repaired, the Supplemental In the manual shift mode, when the transmissionoccupied. For 5 seconds after the ignition Restraint Systems and/or the pretensioner seat does not shift to the selected gear due to theswitch is in the ON position, the system does belt may not function properly. transmission protection mode, the AT positionnot activate the warning light for the front indicator light will blink and a buzzer will sound. For additional information, see “SUPPLEMEN-passenger. TAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM” in the “1. Safety — (See “DRIVING THE VEHICLE” in the “5.See “SEAT BELTS” in the “1. Safety — Seats, Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint Starting and driving” section.)seat belts and supplemental restraint system” system” section.section for precautions on seat belt usage. Cruise indicator light WARNING Supplemental air bag warning light Cruise main switch indicator: If the supplemental air bag warningAfter pushing the ignition switch to the ON light is on, it could mean that the front This light illuminates when the cruise controlposition, the supplemental air bag warning light air bag, side air bag and curtain air bag main switch is pushed. The light turns off whenwill illuminate. The air bag warning light will turn systems and/or pretensioner system the main switch is pushed again. When theoff after about 7 seconds if the front air bag, side cruise main switch indicator light illuminates, the will not operate in an accident. To helpair bag and curtain air bag systems and/or cruise control system is operational. (See avoid injury to yourself or others, have “CRUISE CONTROL” in the “5. Starting andpretensioner system are operational. your vehicle checked by a dealer as driving” section.)If any of the following conditions occur, the front soon as possible.air bag, side air bag and curtain air bag systems Cruise malfunction:and/or pretensioner system need servicing, and INDICATOR LIGHTS If the cruise indicator light blinks while theyour vehicle must be taken to your nearest engine is running, it may indicate the cruiseNISSAN dealer. Transmission position indicator control system is not functioning properly. Have. The supplemental air bag warning light (if so equipped) the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. (See remains on after approximately 7 seconds. “CRUISE CONTROL” in the “5. Starting and When the ignition switch is pushed to the ON driving” section.). The supplemental air bag warning light position, the indicator shows the transmission flashes intermittently. position.. The supplemental air bag warning light does2-12 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (73,1) tightly, and that the vehicle has at least 3 US damage the emission control system. Front passenger air bag status gallons (14 liters) of fuel in the fuel tank. light To reduce or avoid emission control system After a few driving trips, the light should damage:The front passenger air bag status light ( ), turn off if no other potential emission control system malfunction exists. a) Do not drive at speeds above 45 MPHlocated on the center of the instrument panel, (72 km/h).will be lit and the passenger front air bag will be If this indicator light remains on for 20 secondsOFF depending on how the front passenger and then blinks for 10 seconds when the engine b) Avoid hard acceleration or deceleration.seat is being used. is not running, it indicates that the vehicle is not c) Avoid steep uphill grades.For front passenger air bag status light opera- ready for an emission control system inspection/tion, see “NISSAN ADVANCED AIR BAG maintenance test. (See “READINESS FOR d) If possible, reduce the amount of cargoSYSTEM (front seats)” in the “1. Safety — INSPECTION/MAINTENANCE (I/M) TEST (US being hauled or towed.Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint only)” in the “9. Technical and consumer The malfunction indicator light may stopsystem” section of this manual. information” section.) blinking and remain on. Operation: Have the vehicle inspected by a NISSAN High beam indicator light dealer. You do not need to have your vehicle The malfunction indicator light will come on inThis light comes on when the headlight high one of two ways: towed to the dealer.beam is on and goes out when the low beam is . Malfunction indicator light on steady — Anselected. emission control system malfunction has CAUTION been detected. Check the fuel-filler cap. If Continued vehicle operation without Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) the fuel-filler cap is loose or missing, tighten or install the cap and continue to drive the having the emission control systemIf the malfunction indicator light comes on vehicle. The light should turn off after a checked and repaired as necessarysteady or blinks while the engine is running, it few driving trips. If the light does not could lead to poor driveability, reducedmay indicate a potential emission control mal- turn off after a few driving trips, have the fuel economy, and possible damage tofunction. vehicle inspected by a NISSAN dealer. You the emission control system. do not need to have your vehicle towed toThe malfunction indicator light may also come on the dealer.steady if the fuel-filler cap is loose or missing, orif the vehicle runs out of fuel. Check to make . Malfunction indicator light blinking — Ansure the fuel-filler cap is installed and closed engine misfire has been detected which may Instruments and controls 2-13 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (74,1) Rear fog light indicator light (if so Soft top indicator light (Roadster CAUTION equipped) models) Operate the soft top with the engineThe rear fog light indicator light illuminates when This light illuminates when the soft top is being running to prevent a discharged battery.the rear fog light is on. (See “FOG LIGHT operated or it is stopped before reaching a fullSWITCH” later in this section.) open/close state. When the top is fully opened When the soft top is operating, if any of the or closed, the light will turn off. above conditions are discontinued or any of the Security indicator light following conditions are met, the top will stop The light blinks while the soft top is not fully operating. opened or closed under the following condi-The light blinks when the ignition switch is in the tions: . When the selector lever or shift lever is inACC, OFF or LOCK position. This function the R (Reverse) position.indicates the security system equipped on the . When the vehicle is driven.vehicle is operational. . When the vehicle moves at a speed of 3 . When the selector lever or shift lever is in MPH (5 km/h) or more.If the security system is malfunctioning, this light the R (Reverse) position.will remain on while the ignition switch is in the . When the battery voltage is extremely low.ON position. For additional information, see Be sure to fully open or close the soft top when driving the vehicle. . When the temperature of the soft top“SECURITY SYSTEMS” later in this section. system becomes extremely high. The soft top can be moved with the soft top Slip indicator light operating switch only under all of the following Release the operating switch, and push it again conditions: under the above conditions until the top is fullyThis indicator will blink when the VDC system or opened or closed. The soft top indicator light willthe traction control system is operating, thus . When the vehicle is stopped. turn off when the top operation is completelyalerting the driver that the vehicle is nearing its . When the ignition switch is ON. finished.traction limits. The road surface may be slippery. . When the trunk is closed. If the soft top indicator light illuminates with the ignition switch ON, it may indicate the electric Small light indicator light . When the selector lever or shift lever is in a soft top control unit is not functioning properly. position other than the R (Reverse) position. Have your vehicle checked by a NISSAN dealerThe light illuminates when the headlight switch is as soon as possible.turned to the position.2-14 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (75,1)For more details about the electric soft top vehicle dynamic control system’s fail-safe mode Parking brake reminder chimeoperation, see “SOFT TOP (Roadster models)” is operating, for example the vehicle dynamic A chime will sound if the vehicle speed is abovein the “3. Pre-driving checks and adjustments” control system may not be functioning properly. 4 MPH (7 km/h) with the parking brake applied.section. Have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. Stop the vehicle and release the parking brake. If an abnormality occurs in the system, the SynchroRev Match mode vehicle dynamic control system function will be Brake pad wear warning canceled but the vehicle is still driveable. For (S-MODE) indicator additional information, see “VEHICLE DYNAMIC The disc brake pads have audible wear warn- (if so equipped) ings. When a brake pad requires replacement, it CONTROL (VDC) SYSTEM” in the “5. Starting will make a high pitched scraping sound when and driving” section of this manual.This indicator will illuminate when the the vehicle is in motion. This scraping sound willSynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) is acti- AUDIBLE REMINDERS first occur only when the brake pedal isvated. (“SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE) (if depressed. After more wear of the brake padso equipped for Manual Transmission models)” Key reminder chime the sound will always be heard even if the brakein the “5. Starting and driving” section) A chime will sound if the driver side door is pedal is not depressed. Have the brakes opened while the ignition switch is pushed to checked as soon as possible if the warning the ACC position or pushed to the OFF or sound is heard. Turn signal/hazard indicator lights LOCK position with the Intelligent Key left in theThe light flashes when the turn signal switch Intelligent Key port. Make sure the ignitionlever or hazard switch is turned on. switch is pushed to the OFF position, and take the Intelligent Key with you when leaving the Vehicle Dynamic Control (VDC) off vehicle. indicator light Light reminder chimeThe light comes on when the vehicle dynamic A chime will sound when the driver side door iscontrol off switch is pushed to OFF. This opened with the light switch in the orindicates that the vehicle dynamic control position and the ignition switch in the ACC, OFFsystem and traction control system are not or LOCK position.operating. When the vehicle dynamic control Turn the light switch off when you leave theoff indicator light and slip indicator light come on vehicle.with the vehicle dynamic control system turnedon, this light alerts the driver to the fact that the Instruments and controls 2-15 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (76,1)VEHICLE INFORMATION DISPLAY SIC3977The vehicle information display * 1 displays thewarnings and information. SIC3991 INDICATORS FOR OPERATION pushing the ignition switch with the brake pedal depressed. 1. Engine start operation indicator This indicator appears when the selector lever is 2. Steering lock release malfunction in the P (Park) position. indicator This indicator appears when the steering wheel This indicator means that the engine will start by cannot be released from the LOCK position.2-16 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (77,1)If this indicator appears, push the push-button inside the vehicle. warning appears.ignition switch while lightly turning the steeringwheel right and left. Unregistered Intelligent Key: To push the ignition switch to the OFF position, perform the following procedure: The warning appears when the ignition switch is3. Key insertion indicator pushed from the LOCK position and the SHIFT “P” warning ? (Move the selectorThis indicator appears when the key needs to be Intelligent Key cannot be recognized by the lever to “P”) ? PUSH warning ? (Push theinserted into the key port. (For example, the system. You cannot start the engine with an ignition switch ? ignition switch position isIntelligent Key battery is discharged.) unregistered key. Use the registered Intelligent turned to ON) ? PUSH warning ? (Push theIf this indicator appears, insert the key into the Key. ignition switch ? ignition switch position iskey port in the correct direction. (See “PUSH- turned to OFF) See “INTELLIGENT KEY SYSTEM” in the “3.BUTTON IGNITION SWITCH” in the “5. Start- Pre-driving checks and adjustments” section for 8. Intelligent Key battery discharge in-ing and driving” section.) more details. dicator4. Intelligent Key removal indicator 6. SHIFT “P” warning (Automatic Trans- This indicator appears when the Intelligent KeyThis indicator appears when the driver’s door is mission models) battery is running out of power.opened with the ignition switch in the OFF or This warning appears when the ignition switch is If this indicator appears, replace the battery withLOCK position and the Intelligent Key placed in pushed to stop the engine with the selector lever a new one. (See “INTELLIGENT KEY BATTERYthe key port. A key reminder chime also sounds. in any position except the P (Park) position. REPLACEMENT” in the “8. Maintenance andIf this indicator appears, remove the Intelligent do-it-yourself” section.) If this warning appears, move the selector leverKey from the key port and take it with you when to the P (Park) position or push the ignitionleaving the vehicle. 9. Engine start operation indicator switch to the ON position. (Manual Transmission models)5. NO KEY warning An inside warning chime will also sound. (See This indicator means that the engine will start byThis warning appears in either of the following “INTELLIGENT KEY SYSTEM” in the “3. Pre- pushing the ignition switch with the clutch pedalconditions. driving checks and adjustments” section.) depressed.No Intelligent Key inside the vehicle: 7. “PUSH” warning (Automatic Trans-The warning appears when the door is closed mission models)with the Intelligent Key left outside the vehicle This warning appears when the selector lever isand the ignition switch in the ACC or ON moved to the P (Park) position with the ignitionposition. Make sure that the Intelligent Key is switch in the ACC position after the SHIFT “P” Instruments and controls 2-17 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (78,1) There is a small reserve of fuel remaining in the tank when the fuel gauge reaches the empty (E) position. 3. Low washer fluid warning This warning appears when the washer tank fluid is at a low level. Add washer fluid as necessary. (See “WINDOW WASHER FLUID” in the “8. Maintenance and do-it-yourself” section.) 4. Door/rear hatch/trunk open warning (ignition switch is in the ON position) This warning appears if any of the doors and/or the rear hatch/trunk are open or not closed securely. The vehicle icon indicates which door is open on the display. 5. “Time to rest” indicator This indicator appears when the set “time to rest” indicator activates. You can set the time for up to 6 hours. (See “TRIP COMPUTER” later in this section.) SIC4027 6. Low outside temperature warning This warning appears if the outside temperatureWARNINGS AND ALERTS 2. Low fuel warning is below 378F (38C). The warning can be set not to be displayed. (See “TRIP COMPUTER” later This warning appears when the fuel level in the1. Parking brake release warning tank is getting low. Refuel as soon as it is in this section.)This warning appears when the vehicle speed is convenient, preferably before the fuel gauge 7. SynchroRev Match mode (S-MODE)above 4 MPH (7 km/h) and the parking brake is reaches the empty (E) position.applied. warning This warning appears if a system malfunction2-18 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (79,1)occurs. When the warning appears, the S- 2. Oil filter replacement indicatorMODE function will not operate, but the manual This indicator appears when the set time comestransmission will operate normally and driving for replacing the oil filter. You can set or resetcan be continued. Have the system checked by the distance for replacing the oil filter. (Seea NISSAN dealer. “TRIP COMPUTER” later in this section.) 3. Tire replacement indicator This indicator appears when the set time comes for replacing tires. You can set or reset the distance for replacing tires. (See “TRIP COM- PUTER” later in this section.) 4. “OTHER” indicator This indicator appears when the set time comes for replacing items other than the engine oil, oil filter and tires. You can set or reset the distance for replacing the items. (See “TRIP COMPU- TER” later in this section.) More maintenance reminders are also available on the center display. (See “HOW TO USE INFO BUTTON” in the “4. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice SIC4237 recognition systems” section.) INDICATORS FOR MAINTENANCE 1. Engine oil replacement indicator This indicator appears when the set time comes for changing the engine oil. You can set or reset the distance for changing the engine oil. (See “TRIP COMPUTER” later in this section.) Instruments and controls 2-19 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (80,1) Current fuel consumption ? Average fuel consumption and speed ? Elapsed time and trip odometer ? Distance to empty ? Outside air temperature ? Setting ? Warning check SIC3978 SIC3673TRIP COMPUTER Current fuel consumption (MPG or lSwitches for the trip computer are located on (liter)/100 km)the left side of the combination meter panel. To The current fuel consumption mode shows theoperate the trip computer, push the switches as current fuel consumption.shown above.*A ENTER switch*B NEXT switchWhen the ignition switch is pushed to the ONposition, modes of the trip computer can beselected by pushing the switch * . AEach time the switch * is pushed, the Adisplay will change as follows:2-20 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (81,1) Speed: The average speed mode shows the average vehicle speed since the last reset. Resetting is done by pushing the switch * for longer B than 1 second. (The average fuel consumption is also reset at the same time.) The display is updated every 30 seconds. The first 30 seconds after a reset, the display shows “——”. SIC3674 SIC4226Average fuel consumption (MPG or l Elapsed time and trip odometer (MILES(liter)/100 km) and speed (MPH or km/h) or km)Fuel consumption: Elapsed time:The average fuel consumption mode shows the The elapsed time mode shows the time sinceaverage fuel consumption since the last reset. the last reset. The displayed time can be resetResetting is done by pushing the switch * B by pushing the switch * for longer than Bfor longer than 1 second. (The average speed is 1 second. (The trip odometer is also reset at thealso reset at the same time.) same time.)The display is updated every 30 seconds. At Trip odometer:about the first 1/3 mile (500 m) after a reset, thedisplay shows “——”. The trip odometer mode shows the total distance the vehicle has been driven since the last reset. Resetting is done by pushing the switch * for longer than 1 second. (The B elapsed time is also reset at the same time.) Instruments and controls 2-21 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (82,1) pushed to the OFF position may continue to be displayed. . When driving uphill or rounding curves, the fuel in the tank shifts, which may momenta- rily change the display. SIC3676 SIC4037Distance to empty (MILES or km) Outside air temperature (8F or 8C)The distance to empty (dte) mode provides you The outside air temperature is displayed in 8F orwith an estimation of the distance that can be 8C in the range of −22 to 1318F (−30 to 558C).driven before refueling. The dte is constantlybeing calculated, based on the amount of fuel in The outside air temperature mode includes a lowthe fuel tank and the actual fuel consumption. temperature warning feature. If the outside air temperature is below 378F (38C), the warningThe display is updated every 30 seconds. “ICY” is displayed on the screen.The dte mode includes a low range warning The outside temperature sensor is located infeature. If the fuel level is low, the warning is front of the radiator. The sensor may be affecteddisplayed on the screen. by road or engine heat, wind directions and other driving conditions. The display may differWhen the fuel level drops even lower, the dte from the actual outside temperature or thedisplay will change to “——”. temperature displayed on various signs or bill-. If the amount of fuel added is small, the boards. display just before the ignition switch is2-22 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (83,1) ALERT: to the previous or next hour. Alert menu can be set to notify the following MAINTENANCE: items. The maintenance intervals of the following items . UPSHIFT can be set or reset for the reminders. Select this submenu to set the engine speed . OIL (RPM) of the upshift indicator. (See “Upshift indicator (if so equipped for Manual Trans- Select this submenu to set or reset the mission models)” in the “5. Starting and distance for changing the engine oil. driving” section.) . FILTER . TIMER Select this submenu to set or reset the Select this submenu to specify when the distance for replacing the oil filter. SIC3992 “TIME TO REST” indicator activates. . TIRESetting . ICY Select this submenu to set or reset theSetting cannot be made while driving. A Select this submenu to display the low distance for replacing tires.message “Setting can only be operated outside temperature warning. . OTHERwhen stopped” is also displayed on thevehicle information display. To return to the top page of the setting mode, Select this submenu and set or reset the select “BACK”. distance for replacing items other than theThe switch * and A switch * are B engine oil, oil filter and tires.used in the setting mode to select and decide a CLOCK:menu. Clock adjustment can be set on this menu. To return to the top page of the setting mode, select “BACK”.SKIP: . SETTING OPTIONS:Push the switch * A to move to the Adjust the time (hour and minute) of thewarning check mode. clock on the triple meter. The 3 option menus can be set to your preference.Push the switch * to select other menus. B . RESET Select this submenu to set the time quickly Instruments and controls 2-23 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (84,1). LANGUAGE SKIP: Select this submenu to choose English or Push the switch * A to move to the French for display. warning check mode.. UNIT Push the switch * to select other menus. B Select this submenu to choose the unit from DETAIL: US or METRIC. This item is available only when a warning is. EFFECTS displayed. Select this menu to set the dial effects Select this menu to see the details of warnings. described below to on or off. — The indicator needles sweep in the meters when the engine is started. SIC3993To return to the top page of the setting mode,select “BACK”. Warning check To see if there are any of the following warnings and corresponding details, select this menu. . No key warning . Low fuel warning . Low washer fluid warning . Parking brake release warning . Door/rear hatch open warning2-24 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (85,1)SECURITY SYSTEMS The system helps deter vehicle theft but cannot prevent it, nor can it prevent the theft of interior or exterior vehicle components in all situations. Always secure your vehicle even if parking for a brief period. Never leave your Intelligent Key(s) in the vehicle, and always lock it when un- attended. Be aware of your surroundings, and park in secure, well-lit areas whenever possible. Many devices offering additional protection, such as component locks, identification markers, and tracking systems, are available at auto supply stores and specialty shops. Your NISSAN dealer may also offer such equipment. Check with your insurance company to see if SIC2132 SIC2045 you may be eligible for discounts for variousYour vehicle has two types of security systems, theft protection features. How to arm the vehicle security systemas follows: 1. Close all windows.. Vehicle security system The system can be armed even if the. NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System windows are open.The security condition will be shown by the 2. Push the ignition switch to the OFF position.security indicator light. 3. Remove the Intelligent Key from the vehicle.VEHICLE SECURITY SYSTEM 4. Close all doors, hood and rear hatch/trunk.The vehicle security system provides visual and Lock all doors and trunk (Roadster models).audio alarm signals if someone opens the doors, The doors can be locked with the Intelligenthood or rear hatch when the system is armed. It Key, door handle request switch, poweris not, however, a motion detection type system door lock switch or mechanical key.that activates when a vehicle is moved or when a 5. Confirm that the security indicator lightvibration occurs. comes on. The security indicator light stays Instruments and controls 2-25 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (86,1) on for about 30 seconds. The vehicle hatch without using the button on the da. Operation is subject to the following security system is now pre-armed. After Intelligent Key, the door handle request two conditions; about 30 seconds the vehicle security switch or the mechanical key. (Even if the system automatically shifts into the armed door is opened by releasing the door inside (1) This device may not cause harmful phase. The security light begins to flash lock knob, the alarm will activate.) interference, and (2) this device must once every approximately 3 seconds. If, accept any interference received, including during this 30-second pre-arm time period, . Opening the hood. interference that may cause undesired the door is unlocked, or the ignition switch is operation of the device. How to stop an activated alarm pushed to ACC or ON, the system will not CHANGES OR MODIFICATIONS NOT EX- arm. The alarm will stop by unlocking a door by pushing the unlock button on the Intelligent Key, PRESSLY APPROVED BY THE PARTYEven when the driver and/or passengers the door handle request switch or using the RESPONSIBLE FOR COMPLIANCE COULDare in the vehicle, the system will activate mechanical key. The alarm will not stop if the VOID THE USER’S AUTHORITY TO OPER-with all doors, hood and rear hatch locked ignition switch is pushed to the ACC or ON ATE THE EQUIPMENT.with the ignition switch in the LOCK position.position. When pushing the ignition switchto the ACC or ON position, the system will If the system does not operate as de-be released. scribed above, have it checked by a NISSAN dealer.Vehicle security system activation NISSAN VEHICLE IMMOBILIZER SYS-The vehicle security system will give the follow-ing alarm: TEM The NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System will not. The headlights blink and the horn sounds allow the engine to start without the use of the intermittently. registered Intelligent Key. Never leave these. The alarm automatically turns off after keys in the vehicle. approximately 1 minute. However, the alarm Statement related to section 15 of FCC reactivates if the vehicle is tampered with rules for NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer again. System (CONT ASSY - CARD SLOT)The alarm is activated by: This device complies with part 15 of the. Unlocking the door or opening the rear FCC Rules and RSS-210 of Industry Cana-2-26 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (87,1) WINDSHIELD WIPER AND WASHER SWITCH service as soon as possible. Please bring all Intelligent Keys that you have when WARNING visiting a NISSAN dealer for service. In freezing temperatures the washer solution may freeze on the windshield and obscure your vision which may lead to an accident. Warm windshield with the defroster before you wash the windshield. CAUTION . Do not operate the washer continu- SIC2045 ously for more than 30 seconds.Security indicator light . Do not operate the washer if the reservoir tank is empty.The security indicator light is located on themeter panel. It indicates the status of the . Do not fill the window washerNISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System. reservoir tank with washer fluid concentrates at full strength. SomeThe light blinks after the ignition switch is in theLOCK, ACC or OFF position. This function methyl alcohol based washer fluidindicates the security systems equipped on the concentrates may permanently stainvehicle are operational. the grille if spilled while filling the window washer reservoir tank.If the NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System ismalfunctioning, this light will remain on while theignition switch is in the ON position.If the light still remains on and/or theengine will not start, see a NISSAN dealerfor NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System Instruments and controls 2-27 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (88,1) . Pre-mix washer fluid concentrates the factory default setting. To turn this with water to the manufacturer’s function on and off, see “HOW TO USE recommended levels before pouring SETTING BUTTON” in the “4. Center dis- play, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone the fluid into the window washer and voice recognition systems” section. reservoir tank. Do not use the window washer reservoir tank to * 2 Low — continuous low speed operation mix the washer fluid concentrate and water. * 3 High — continuous high speed operation Push the lever up * to have one sweep 4 operation of the wiper. Pull the lever toward you * to operate the 5 washer. Then the wiper will also operate several times. SIC3787 The windshield wiper and washer operates when the ignition switch is in the ON position. Push the lever down to operate the wiper at the following speed: * 1 Intermittent — intermittent operation can be adjusted by turning the knob toward * A (Slower) or * (Faster). B When the speed sensing wiper interval function (for models with navigation system) is turned on, the intermittent operation speed varies in accordance with the vehicle speed. (For example, when the vehicle speed is high, the intermittent operation speed will be faster.) Note that the function is set to disabled as2-28 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (89,1)REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER HEADLIGHT AND TURN SIGNALSWITCH SWITCH To defog/defrost the rear window glass and XENON HEADLIGHTS outside mirrors (if so equipped), start the engine and push the switch * on. The indicator light 1 * will come on. Push the switch again to turn 2 WARNING the defroster off. HIGH VOLTAGE It will automatically turn off in approximately 15 minutes. . When xenon headlights are on, they produce a high voltage. To prevent CAUTION an electric shock, never attempt to modify or disassemble. Always have . When cleaning the inner side of the your xenon headlights replaced at a rear window, be careful not to NISSAN dealer. scratch or damage the rear window defroster. . Xenon headlights provide consider- SIC3980 ably more light than conventional Type A . Do not use the rear window defros- headlights. If they are not correctly ter switch while the soft top is being aimed, they might temporarily blind operated or fully opened. The heat an oncoming driver or the driver may damage the top material and/ ahead of you and cause a serious or components (for Roadster mod- accident. If headlights are not aimed els). correctly, immediately take your ve- hicle to a NISSAN dealer and have the headlights adjusted correctly. When the xenon headlight is initially turned on, its brightness or color varies slightly. However, the color and brightness will soon stabilize. . The life of xenon headlights will be shortened by frequent on-off opera- SIC3979 tion. It is generally desirable not to turn Type B Instruments and controls 2-29 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (90,1) off the headlights for short intervals (for example, when the vehicle stops at a traffic signal). Even when the daytime running lights are active (Canada only), the xenon headlights do not turn on. This way the life of the xenon head- lights is not reduced.. If the xenon headlight bulb is close to burning out, the brightness will drasti- cally decrease, the light will start blinking, or the color of the light will become reddish. If one or more of the above signs appear, contact a NISSAN dealer. SIC3994 SIC3995 HEADLIGHT SWITCH Autolight system The autolight system allows the headlights to be Lighting set so they turn on and off automatically. * 1 Turn the switch to the position: To set the autolight system: The front park, side marker, tail, license plate and instrument lights will come on. 1. Make sure the headlight switch is in the AUTO position * . * 2 Turn the switch to the position: 1 Headlights will come on and all the other 2. Push the ignition switch to the ON position. lights remain on. 3. The autolight system automatically turns the headlights on and off. To turn the autolight system off, turn the switch to the OFF, or position. The autolight system can turn on the headlights2-30 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (91,1)automatically when it is dark and turn off theheadlights when it is light.If the ignition switch is pushed to the OFFposition and one of the doors is opened and thiscondition is continued, the headlights remain onfor 5 minutes.Automatic headlights off delay:You can keep the headlights on for up to 180seconds after you push the ignition switch toOFF and open any door then close all the doors.You can adjust the period of the automaticheadlights off delay from 0 seconds (OFF) to180 seconds. The factory default setting is 45 SIC3784A SIC3996seconds. Be sure not to put anything on top of the Headlight beam selectFor automatic headlights off delay setting, see photo sensor * located on the top of the A“Light Off Delay” in the “4. Center display, instrument panel. The photo sensor con- * 1 To select the low beam, put the lever in the trols the autolight; if it is covered, the neutral position as shown.heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voicerecognition systems” section. photo sensor reacts as if it is dark and the headlights will illuminate. * 2 To select the high beam, push the lever forward while the switch is in the position. Pull it back to select the low beam. * 3 Pulling the lever toward you will flash the headlight high beam even when the head- light switch is in the OFF position. Battery saver system A chime will sound when the driver side door is opened with the light switch in the or position and the ignition switch in the ACC, OFF or LOCK position. Instruments and controls 2-31 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (92,1)When the headlight switch is in the or operate with the headlight switch in the OFFposition while the ignition switch is in the ON position or in the position. Turn theposition, the lights will automatically turn off 5 headlight switch to the position for fullminutes after the ignition switch has been illumination when driving at night.pushed to the OFF position. If the parking brake is applied before the engineWhen the headlight switch remains in the is started, the daytime running lights do notor position after the lights automatically illuminate. The daytime running lights illuminateturn off, the lights will turn on when the ignition once the parking brake is released. The daytimeswitch is pushed to the ON position. running lights will remain on until the ignition switch is pushed to the OFF position. CAUTION WARNING . When you turn on the headlight switch again after the lights auto- It is necessary at dusk to turn on your SIC3981 matically turn off, the lights will not headlights. Failure to do so could cause turn off automatically. Be sure to an accident injuring yourself and Instrument brightness control turn the light switch to the OFF others. The instrument brightness control operates position when you leave the vehicle when the headlight control switch is in the for extended periods of time, other- , or AUTO position (with the autolights wise the battery will be discharged. activated). . Never leave the light switch on Push the upper * or lower * switch to A B when the engine is not running for brighten or dim the instrument panel lights when extended periods of time even if the driving at night. headlights turn off automatically.Daytime running light system (Canadaonly)The daytime running lights automatically illumi-nate when the engine is started with the parkingbrake released. The daytime running lights2-32 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (93,1) HAZARD WARNING FLASHER SWITCH SIC3997 SIC4066 SIC2574TURN SIGNAL SWITCH FOG LIGHT SWITCH (if so equipped) Push the switch on to warn other drivers when you must stop or park under emergency condi-* Turn signal1 To turn on the rear fog light, turn the headlight tions. All turn signal lights will flash.Move the lever up or down to signal the turning switch to the position, then turn the fogdirection. When the turn is completed, the turn light switch to the position. WARNINGsignals cancel automatically. The switch returns to the OFF position auto- . If stopping for an emergency, be* Lane change signal2 matically, and the rear fog light will illuminate. sure to move the vehicle well off theTo indicate a lane change, move the lever up or Make sure the indicator light on the instrument road.down to the point where lights begin flashing. panel illuminates. . Do not use the hazard warning To turn off the rear fog light, turn the fog light flashers while moving on the high- switch to the position again. way unless unusual circumstances Make sure the indicator light on the instrument force you to drive so slowly that panel turns off. your vehicle might become a hazard to other traffic. Instruments and controls 2-33 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (94,1) HORN HEATED SEATS (if so equipped) . Turn signals do not work when the hazard warning flasher lights are WARNING on. Do not use or allow occupants to useThe flasher can be actuated with the ignition the seat heater if you or the occupantsswitch in any position. cannot monitor elevated seat tempera- tures or have an inability to feel pain inSome state laws may prohibit the use of those body parts in contact with thethe hazard warning flasher switch while seat. Use of the seat heater by suchdriving. people could result in serious injury. CAUTION SIC3982 . The battery could run down if the seat heater is operated while the To sound the horn, push the center pad area of the steering wheel. engine is not running. . Do not use the seat heater for WARNING extended periods or when no one is using the seat. Do not disassemble the horn. Doing so . Do not put anything on the seat could affect proper operation of the which insulates heat, such as a supplemental front air bag system. blanket, cushion, seat cover, etc. Tampering with the supplemental front Otherwise, the seat may become air bag system may result in serious overheated. personal injury. . Do not place anything hard or heavy on the seat or pierce it with a pin or similar object. This may result in damage to the heater.2-34 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (95,1). Any liquid spilled on the heated seat indicator light turns off. should be removed immediately The heater is controlled by a thermostat, with a dry cloth. automatically turning the heater on and off.. When cleaning the seat, never use The indicator light will remain on as long as gasoline, thinner, or any similar the switch is on. materials. When the vehicle’s interior is warmed, or. If any abnormalities are found or the before you leave the vehicle, be sure to turn heated seat does not operate, turn off the switch. the switch off and have the system checked by a NISSAN dealer. SIC2770 The front seats are warmed by built-in heaters. The switches located on the center console can be operated independently of each other. 1. Start the engine. 2. Select the desired heat range. . For high heat, push the HI side of the switch * . 1 . For low heat, push the LO side of the switch * . 2 . The indicator light * will illuminate 3 when the heater is on. 3. To turn off the heater, return the switch to the level position. Make sure that the Instruments and controls 2-35 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (96,1)CLIMATE CONTROLLED SEATS (ifso equipped) 3. Adjust the desired amount of the air using . Do not place anything hard or heavy the control knob * . A on the seat or pierce it with a pin or 4. When the vehicle’s interior is warmed or similar object. This may result in cooled, and/or before you leave the vehicle, damage to the climate controlled be sure to turn the control knob to the OFF seat. position (center). The indicator light * on B . Any liquid spilled on the seat should the control knob goes off at the OFF be removed immediately with a dry position. cloth. To check the air filter for the climate . The climate controlled seat has air controlled seat, contact a NISSAN dealer. filters. Do not operate the climate controlled seat without the air fil- CAUTION ters. This may result in damage to the system. SIC2771 . Do not place objects in front of the intake inlets located behind and . When cleaning the seat, never useThe climate controlled seat warms up or cools under the front seat. Doing so could gasoline, thinner, or any similardown the front seats by blowing warm or cool airfrom the surface of the seat. The switches cause improper operation or inter- materials.located on the center console can be operated ruption of the operation. . If any malfunctions are found or theindependently of each other. . The battery could run down if the climate controlled seat does notThe surface temperature of the climate con- climate controlled seat is operated operate, turn the switch off andtrolled seats is automatically controlled at an while the engine is not running. have the system checked by aoptimum temperature. However, adjust the NISSAN dealer. . Do not use the climate controlledtemperature using the control knob if the seats seat for extended periods or whenare too hot or cold. no one is using the seat.1. Start the engine. . Do not put anything on the seat2. Turn the control knob * to the heat side A which insulates heat, such as a * or to the cool side * . The indicator 1 2 blanket, cushion, seat cover, etc. light * on the control knob will illuminate. B Otherwise, the seat may become overheated.2-36 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (97,1)VEHICLE DYNAMIC CONTROL (VDC) POWER OUTLETOFF SWITCH The power outlet is located in the center console and on the lower glove box. CAUTION . The outlet and plug may be hot during or immediately after use. . Do not use with accessories that exceed a 12 volt, 120W (10A) power draw. Do not use double adapters or more than one electrical accessory. . Use power outlet with the engine running to avoid discharging the SIC4004 SIC3984 vehicle battery. Center consoleThe vehicle should be driven with the Vehicle . Avoid using power outlet when theDynamic Control (VDC) system on for most air conditioner, headlights or reardriving conditions. window defroster is on.If the vehicle is stuck in mud or snow, the VDC . This power outlet is not designedsystem reduces the engine output to reduce for use with a cigarette lighter unit.wheel spin. The engine speed will be reducedeven if the accelerator is depressed to the floor. . Push the plug in as far as it will go.If maximum engine power is needed to free a If good contact is not made, the plugstuck vehicle, turn the VDC system off. may overheat or the internal tem- perature fuse may blow.To turn off the VDC system, push the VDC OFFswitch. The indicator will illuminate. . Before inserting or disconnecting a plug, be sure the electrical acces-Push the VDC OFF switch again or restart the sory being used is turned OFF.engine to turn on the system. (See “VEHICLEDYNAMIC CONTROL (VDC) SYSTEM” in the . When not in use, be sure to close SIC3985“5. Starting and driving” section.) Lower glove box the cap. Do not allow water to Instruments and controls 2-37 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (98,1) STORAGE contact the outlet. CUP HOLDERS CAUTION . Avoid abrupt starting and braking when the cup holder is being used to prevent spilling the drink. If the liquid is hot, it can scald you or your passenger. . Use only soft cups in the cup holder. Hard objects can injure you in an accident. SIC3987 INSTRUMENT POCKET (except for na- vigation system equipped models) To open the lid, push the knob up *. 1 To close, push the lid down. WARNING Keep the pocket lid closed while driving to help prevent injury in an accident or a sudden stop.2-38 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (99,1) SIC4071 SIC3988 SIC3999A cup holder is located on the center console. Soft bottle holder GLOVE BOX CAUTION WARNING . Do not use bottle holder for any Keep glove box lid closed while driving other objects that could be thrown to help prevent injury in an accident or a about in the vehicle and possibly sudden stop. injure people during sudden braking or an accident. To open the glove box, pull the handle *. 1 . Do not use bottle holder for open To close, push the lid in until the lock latches. liquid containers. To lock * /unlock * the glove box, use the 2 3 mechanical key. For the mechanical key usage, see “KEYS” in the “3. Pre-driving checks and adjustments” section. Instruments and controls 2-39 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (100,1) WARNING Keep the rear parcel box lid closed while driving to help prevent injury in an accident or a sudden stop. SIC4070 SIC3989CONSOLE BOX REAR PARCEL BOXTo open the console box, push the button * 1 The rear parcel box is located behind the right-and pull up the lid. side seat.To close, push the lid down until latched. To open the rear parcel box, pull the upper part of the lid to position * or * . 1 2 To remove the rear parcel box, pull the lid to position * with a greater force until it 3 unlatches. And then, pull the rear parcel box to direction * . 4 To install, make sure the two hinges of the rear parcel box engaged with the holders, then perform the steps above in the reverse order.2-40 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (101,1) cargo higher than the seatbacks. In a sudden stop or collision, unse- cured cargo could cause personal injury. . Your child could be seriously injured or killed in a collision if the child restraint top tether strap is da- maged. — If the cargo cover contacts the top tether strap when it is at- tached to the top tether anchor, remove the cargo cover from the SIC3990 vehicle or secure it on the cargo floor below its attachment loca- To remove the cargo cover unit, stow the cover tion. If the cargo cover is not and pull the holder * to the opposite side. 2 removed, it may damage the top tether strap during a collision. WARNING — Do not allow cargo to contact the top tether strap when it is . Never put anything on the cargo attached to the top tether an- cover, no matter how small. Any chor. Properly secure the cargo SIC4026 object on it could cause an injury so it does not contact the top in an accident or sudden stop.CARGO COVER (if so equipped) tether strap. Cargo that is not . Do not leave the cargo cover in the properly secured or that con-The cargo cover keeps the contents in the cargo vehicle with it disengaged from the tacts the top tether strap mayarea hidden from the outside. holder. damage the top tether strapTo use the cargo cover, pull it out and hang both . Properly secure all cargo with ropes during a collision.sides on the hooks * located on the inside of 1 or straps to help prevent it fromthe rear hatch. sliding or shifting. Do not place Instruments and controls 2-41 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (102,1)WINDOWSPOWER WINDOWS WARNING . Make sure that all passengers have their hands, etc. inside the vehicle while it is in motion and before closing the windows. Use the win- dow lock switch to prevent unex- pected use of the power windows. . Do not leave children unattended inside the vehicle. They could un- knowingly activate switches or con- SIC3286 SIC3241 trols and become trapped in the window. Unattended children could Main power window switch (driver’s Passenger side power window switch become involved in serious acci- side) The passenger side switch will open or close dents. 1. Driver side window only the corresponding window. To open or 2. Front passenger side window close the window, push down or pull up theThe power windows operate when the ignition 3. Window lock button switch and hold it.switch is in the ON position or for about 45seconds after the ignition switch is pushed to To open or close the window, push down * orAthe OFF position. If the driver’s or front pull up * the switch and hold it. The main Bpassenger’s door is opened during this period switch (driver side switches) will open or closeof about 45 seconds, power to the windows is all the windows.canceled. Locking passengers’ windowThe power window switches will be deactivated When the lock button * is pushed in, only the Cduring soft top operation (Roadster models). driver side window can be opened or closed. Push it in again to cancel.2-42 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (103,1) Auto reverse function Automatic window lowering (Roadster models) WARNING When the soft top operating switch is pressed, the power windows will automatically be low- There are some small distances imme- ered completely. The windows do not rise diately before the closed position which automatically after the soft top open/close cannot be detected. Make sure that all operation is completed. Use the power window passengers have their hands, etc., in- switches to raise them. side the vehicle before closing the window. Automatic adjusting function If the control unit detects something caught in CAUTION the window as it is closing, the window will be immediately lowered. When the battery cable is removed from SIC3288 the battery terminal, do not close either The auto reverse function can be activated whenAutomatic operation of the front doors. The automatic win- the window is closed by automatic operationTo fully open or close the window, completely when the ignition switch is in the ON position or dow adjusting function will not workpush down or pull up the switch and release it; it for 45 seconds after the ignition switch is and the side roof panel may be da-need not be held. The window will automatically pushed to the OFF position. maged.open or close all the way. To stop the window,just push or lift the switch in the opposite Depending on the environment or driving The power window has an automatic adjustingdirection. conditions, the auto reverse function may function. When the door is being opened, the be activated if an impact or load similar to window is automatically lowered slightly to avoidA light push or pull on the switch will cause the something being caught in the window contact between the window and the side roofwindow to open or close until the switch is occurs. panel. When the door is closed, the window isreleased. automatically raised slightly. While the automatic adjusting function does not work, the window will be controlled as follows: . When the door is opened, the window lowers for approximately 2 seconds. Instruments and controls 2-43 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (104,1) INTERIOR LIGHTS. While the door is open, the window cannot be raised.If the windows do not close automaticallyIf the power window automatic function (closingonly) does not operate properly, perform thefollowing procedure to initialize the powerwindow system.1. Push the ignition switch to the ON position.2. Close the door.3. Open the window completely by operating the power window switch.4. Pull the power window switch and hold it to SIC4238 SIC4239 close the window, and then hold the switch more than 3 seconds after the window is MAP LIGHTS INTERIOR LIGHT CONTROL SWITCH closed completely. Push the button as illustrated to turn the light on The interior light control switch has three or off. positions: ON, DOOR and OFF.5. Release the power window switch. Operate the window by the automatic function to ON position confirm the initialization is complete. When the switch is in the ON position * 1 the6. Perform steps 2 through 5 above for other map lights will illuminate. windows. DOOR positionIf the power window automatic function does When the switch is in the DOOR position * , 2not operate properly after performing the pro- the map lights will illuminate under the followingcedure above, have your vehicle checked by a conditions:NISSAN dealer. . ignition switch is switched to the OFF or LOCK position — remain on for about 15 seconds.2-44 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (105,1) VANITY MIRROR LIGHTS. doors are unlocked by pushing the UN- — remain on while the door is opened. LOCK button on the Intelligent Key or door When the door is closed, the lights go off. handle request switch with the ignition switch in the LOCK position OFF position When the switch is in the OFF position * , the 3 — remain on for about 15 seconds. lights will not illuminate, regardless of the. any door is opened and then closed with the condition. ignition switch in the LOCK position — remain on for about 15 seconds. CAUTION. any door is opened with the ignition switch Do not use for extended periods of time in the ACC or ON position with the engine stopped. This could result in a discharged battery. — remain on while the door is opened. When the door is closed, the lights go off. SIC3869The lights will also turn off after 30 The light on the vanity mirror will turn on whenminutes when the lights remain illumi- the cover on the vanity mirror is opened.nated after the ignition switch has beenpushed to the OFF or LOCK position to When the cover is closed, the light will turn off.prevent the battery from becoming dis- The lights will also turn off after 30charged. minutes when the lights remain illumi-When the auto interior illumination is set to the nated to prevent the battery from becom-OFF position (see “VEHICLE INFORMATION ing discharged.AND SETTINGS (models with navigation sys-tem)” in the “4. Center display, heater, airconditioner, audio, phone and voice recognitionsystems” section), the lights will illuminate underthe following condition:. any door is opened with the ignition switch in any position Instruments and controls 2-45 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (106,1)CARGO AREA COURTESY LIGHT CARGO LIGHT (Coupe models) TRUNK LIGHT (Roadster models)(Roadster models)The light illuminates simultaneously with the map The light illuminates when the rear hatch is The light illuminates when the trunk lid islight. See “INTERIOR LIGHTS” earlier in this opened. When the rear hatch is closed, the light opened. When the trunk lid is closed, the lightsection. will turn off. turns off. The light will also turn off after 30 minutes when the light remains illuminated after the ignition switch has been pushed to the OFF or LOCK position to prevent the battery from becoming discharged.2-46 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (107,1)HomeLink® UNIVERSALTRANSCEIVER (if so equipped)HomeLink® Universal Transceiver provides a reverse features as required by 1996) have “rolling code protection”. To pro-convenient way to consolidate the functions of federal safety standards. (These gram a garage door opener equipped withup to three individual hand-held transmitters into “rolling code protection”; you will need to use standards became effective forone built-in device. a ladder to get up to the garage door opener opener models manufactured after motor to be able to access the “smart or learn”HomeLink® Universal Transceiver: April 1, 1982.) A garage door opener program button. which cannot detect an object in the. Will operate most Radio Frequency (RF) devices such as garage doors, gates, home path of a closing garage door and and office lighting, entry door locks and then automatically stop and reverse, security systems. does not meet current federal safety standards. Using a garage door. Is powered by your vehicle’s battery. No opener without these features in- separate batteries are required. If the creases the risk of serious injury or vehicle’s battery is discharged or is dis- death. connected, HomeLink® will retain all pro- gramming. . During programming procedure, ® your garage door or security gateOnce HomeLink Universal Transceiver is may open or close. Make sure thatprogrammed, retain the original transmit-ter for future programming procedures people and objects are clear of the(Example: new vehicle purchases). Upon garage door, gate, etc. that you aresale of the vehicle, the programmed programming.HomeLink® Universal Transceiver buttons . Your vehicle’s engine should beshould be erased for security purposes. turned off while programmingFor additional information, see “PRO- HomeLink® Universal Transceiver.GRAMMING HomeLink®” later in this sec-tion. PROGRAMMING HomeLink® WARNING To program your HomeLink® Transceiver to operate a garage door, gate, or entry door . Do not use HomeLink® Universal opener, home or office lighting, you need to be Transceiver with any garage door at the same location as the device. Note: opener that lacks safety stop and Garage door openers (manufactured after Instruments and controls 2-47 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (108,1) activate. 5. If the indicator light on HomeLink® blinks rapidly for two seconds and then turns solid, HomeLink® has picked up a “rolling code” garage door opener signal. You will need to proceed with the next steps to train Home- Link®, completing the programming may require a ladder and another person for convenience. 6. Push and release the program button located on the garage door opener’s motor to activate the “training mode”. This button is usually located near the antenna wire that SIC3612 SIC3613 hangs down from the motor. If the wire originates from under a light lens, you will1. To begin, push and hold the 2 outer Home- 3. Using both hands, simultaneously push and need to remove the lens to access the Link® buttons (to clear the memory) until the hold both the HomeLink® button you want to training button. indicator light * blinks (after 20 seconds). A program and the hand-held transmitter Release both buttons. button. NOTE: DO NOT release the buttons until step 4 has Once you have pushed and released2. Position the end of the hand-held transmitter been completed. the training button on the garage door 1 to 3 in (20 to 70 mm) away from the opener’s motor and the “training light” HomeLink® surface. 4. Hold down both buttons until the indicator is lit, you have 30 seconds in which to light on HomeLink® flashes, changing from a perform step 7. For convenience, use “slow blink” to a “rapid blink”. This could the help of a second person to assist take up to 90 seconds. When the indicator when performing this step. light blinks rapidly, both buttons may be released. The rapidly flashing light indicates 7. Quickly (within 30 seconds of pushing and successful programming. To activate the releasing the garage door opener training garage door or other programmed device, button) and firmly push and release the push and hold the programmed HomeLink® HomeLink ® button you have just pro- button - releasing when the device begins to grammed. Push and release the HomeLink®2-48 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (109,1) button up to three times to complete the NOTE: . position the hand-held transmitter 2 to 5 in training. If programming a garage door opener, etc., (50 to 127 mm) away from the HomeLink® it is advised to unplug the device during surface. Hold the transmitter in that position8. Your HomeLink® button should now be for up to 15 seconds. If HomeLink® is not programmed. To program the remaining the “cycling” process to prevent possible damage to the garage door opener com- programmed within that time, try holding the HomeLink® buttons for additional door or transmitter in another position - keeping the gate openers, follow steps 2 through 8 only. ponents. indicator light in view at all times.NOTE: OPERATING THE HomeLink® UNIVER- If you continue to have programming difficulties,Do not repeat step 1 unless you want to SAL TRANSCEIVER please contact the NISSAN Consumer Affairs“clear” all previously programmed Home- HomeLink® Universal Transceiver (once pro- Department. The phone numbers are located inLink® buttons. grammed) may now be used to activate the the Foreword of this Owner’s Manual.If you have any questions or are having difficulty garage door, etc. To operate, simply push the appropriate programmed HomeLink® Universal CLEARING THE PROGRAMMED IN-programming your HomeLink® buttons, please FORMATIONrefer to the HomeLink® web site at: www. Transceiver button. The red indicator light willhomelink.com or call 1-800-355-3515. illuminate while the signal is being transmitted. Individual buttons cannot be cleared, however to clear all programming, push and hold the twoPROGRAMMING HomeLink® FOR CA- PROGRAMMING TROUBLE-DIAGNO- outside buttons and release when the indicatorNADIAN CUSTOMERS SIS light begins to flash (in approximately 20Prior to 1992, D.O.C. regulations required If HomeLink® does not quickly learn the hand- seconds).hand-held transmitters to stop transmitting after held transmitter information: REPROGRAMMING A SINGLE Home-2 seconds. To program your hand-held trans- . replace the hand-held transmitter batteries Link® BUTTONmitter to HomeLink®, continue to push and hold with new batteries.the HomeLink® button (note steps 2 through 4 To reprogram a HomeLink® Universal Transcei-under “Programming HomeLink®”) while you . position the hand-held transmitter with its ver button, complete the following.push and re-push (“cycle”) your hand-held battery area facing away from the Home- Link® surface. 1. Push and hold the desired HomeLink ®transmitter every 2 seconds until the indicator button. Do not release the button until steplight flashes rapidly (indicating successful pro- . push and hold both the HomeLink® and 4 has been completed.gramming). hand-held transmitter buttons without inter- ruption. 2. When the indicator light begins to flash slowly (after 20 seconds), position the hand-held transmitter 2 to 5 in (50 to 127 Instruments and controls 2-49 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (110,1) mm) away from the HomeLink® surface. FCC Notice:3. Push and hold the hand-held transmitter This device complies with FCC rules part button. 15. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not4. The HomeLink® indicator light will flash, first cause harmful interference and (2) This slowly and then rapidly. When the indicator device must accept any interference that light begins to flash rapidly, release both may be received, including interference buttons. that may cause undesired operation.The HomeLink® Universal Transceiver button has The transmitter has been tested andnow been reprogrammed. The new device can complies with FCC and DOC/MDC rules.be activated by pushing the HomeLink® button Changes or modifications not expresslythat was just programmed. This procedure will approved by the party responsible fornot affect any other programmed HomeLink® compliance could void the user’s authoritybuttons. to operate the device.IF YOUR VEHICLE IS STOLEN DOC: ISTC 1763K1313If your vehicle is stolen, you should change the FCC I.D.: CB2V67690codes of any non-rolling code device that hasbeen programmed into HomeLink®. Consult theOwner’s Manual of each device or call themanufacturer or dealer of those devices foradditional information.When your vehicle is recovered, you willneed to reprogram the HomeLink® Univer-sal Transceiver with your new transmitterinformation.2-50 Instruments and controls Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (10,1)3 Pre-driving checks and adjustmentsKeys . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-2 Trunk release power cancel switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-19 Intelligent Key. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-2 Interior trunk lid release . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-20 Valet hand-off. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-3 Secondary trunk lid release . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-21Doors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-4 Soft top (Roadster models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-21 Locking with mechanical key. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-4 Before operating the top . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-21 Opening and closing windows with the When operating the top. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-23 mechanical key . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-4 Opening the top . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-25 Locking with inside lock knob . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-5 Closing the top. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-26 Locking with power door lock switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-5 Opening the top using the Intelligent Key. . . . . . . . . . . 3-26 Automatic door locks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-5 Troubleshooting guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-27Intelligent Key system. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-6 If the top does not open or close electrically . . . . . . 3-28 Intelligent Key operating range . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-8 Care of the soft top and the vehicle body . . . . . . . . . . 3-32 Door locks/unlocks precaution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-8 Front, side and rear unique parts Intelligent Key operation. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-9 (NISMO models). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-32 Battery saver system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-11 Fuel-filler door . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-34 Warning signals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-11 Opening the fuel-filler door. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-34 Troubleshooting guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-12 Fuel-filler cap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-34Remote keyless entry system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-13 Tilt steering. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-35 How to use remote keyless entry system . . . . . . . . . . . 3-13 Manual operation . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-36Hood . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-16 Sun visors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-36Rear hatch (Coupe models). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-17 Mirrors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-36 Rear hatch opener switch . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-17 Inside mirror. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-36 Secondary rear hatch release. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-18 Outside mirrors. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-38Trunk lid (Roadster models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-19 Vanity mirror. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-39 Trunk lid opener switch. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3-19 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (114,1)KEYSA key number plate is supplied with your keys. nents when registering new keys, be sure to takeRecord the key number and keep it in a safe all Intelligent Keys that you have to the NISSANplace (such as your wallet), not in the vehicle. If dealer.you lose your keys, see a NISSAN dealer forduplicates by using the key number. NISSAN It is possible that the Intelligent Key functionsdoes not record any key numbers so it is very become canceled. Contact a NISSAN dealer.important to keep track of your key number plate.A key number is only necessary when you have CAUTIONlost all keys and do not have one to duplicate . Be sure to carry the Intelligent Keyfrom. If you still have a key, this key can be with you when driving. The Intelli-duplicated by a NISSAN dealer. gent Key is a precision device with a built-in transmitter. To avoid dama- ging it, please note the following. SPA2406 — The Intelligent Key is water 1. Intelligent Keys (2 sets) resistant; however, wetting may 2. Mechanical keys (inside the Keys) (2 sets) damage the Intelligent Key. If 3. Key number plate (1 set) the Intelligent Key gets wet, INTELLIGENT KEY immediately wipe until it is com- pletely dry. Your vehicle can only be driven with the — Do not bend, drop or strike it Intelligent Keys which are registered to your against another object. vehicle’s Intelligent Key system components and NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System compo- — Do not place the Intelligent Key nents. As many as 4 Intelligent Keys can be for an extended period in a registered and used with one vehicle. The new place where temperatures ex- keys must be registered by a NISSAN dealer ceed 1408F (608C). prior to use with the Intelligent Key system and — Do not change or modify the NISSAN Vehicle Immobilizer System of your Intelligent Key. vehicle. Since the registration process requires erasing all memory in the Intelligent Key compo- — Do not use a magnet key holder. — Do not place the Intelligent Key3-2 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (115,1) near an electric appliance such as a television set, personal CAUTION computer or cellular phone. Always carry the mechanical key in- — Do not allow the Intelligent Key stalled in the Key. to come into contact with water or salt water, and do not wash it VALET HAND-OFF in a washing machine. This When you have to leave a key with a valet, give could affect the system function. them the Intelligent Key itself and keep the. If an Intelligent Key is lost or stolen, mechanical key with you to protect your NISSAN recommends erasing the ID belongings. code of that Intelligent Key. This will prevent the Intelligent Key from To prevent the glove box from being opened unauthorized use to unlock the during valet hand-off, follow the procedures SPA2033 below. vehicle. For information regarding the erasing procedure, please con- Mechanical key 1. Push the trunk release power cancel switch tact a NISSAN dealer. to the OFF side (Roadster models). To remove the mechanical key, release the lock knob at the back of the Intelligent Key. 2. Remove the mechanical key from the In- telligent Key. To install the mechanical key, firmly insert it into the Intelligent Key until the lock knob returns to 3. Lock the glove box with the mechanical key. the lock position. 4. Hand the Intelligent Key to the valet, keeping Use the mechanical key to lock or unlock the the mechanical key in your pocket or bag for doors, and glove box. insertion into the Intelligent Key when you retrieve your vehicle. See “DOORS” later in this section and “STO- RAGE” in the “2. Instruments and controls” See “STORAGE” in the “2. Instruments and section. controls” section. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-3 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (116,1)DOORS the key is turned once. (See “HOW TO USE WARNING SETTING BUTTON” in the “4. Center dis- play, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone . Always have the doors locked while and voice recognition systems” section.) driving. Along with the use of seat belts, this provides greater safety in OPENING AND CLOSING WINDOWS the event of an accident by helping WITH THE MECHANICAL KEY to prevent persons from being The driver’s door key operation also allows you thrown from the vehicle. This also to open and close the window that is equipped helps keep children and others from with the automatic open/close function. (See unintentionally opening the doors, “POWER WINDOWS” in the “2. Instruments and will help keep out intruders. and controls” section.) . Before opening any door, always To open the window, turn the driver’s door key look for and avoid oncoming traffic. SPA2565 cylinder to the rear of the vehicle for longer than 1 second. The door is unlocked and the . Do not leave children unattended LOCKING WITH MECHANICAL KEY window keeps opening while turning the key. inside the vehicle. They could un- knowingly activate switches or con- The power door lock system allows you to lock This function can also be performed by pushing trols. Unattended children could or unlock all doors simultaneously using the and holding the UNLOCK button on the become involved in serious acci- mechanical key. Intelligent Key. (See “REMOTE KEYLESS EN- dents. TRY SYSTEM” later in this section.) . Turning the driver’s door key cylinder to the front of the vehicle * will lock all doors. 1 To close the window, turn the driver’s door key cylinder to the front of the vehicle for longer . Turning the driver’s door key cylinder once than 1 second. The door is locked and the to the rear of the vehicle * will unlock the 2 window keeps closing while turning the key. driver’s door. After returning the key to the neutral position * , turning it to the rear 3 again within 60 seconds will unlock all doors. . You can switch the lock system to the mode that allows you to open all the doors when3-4 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (117,1) trunk, push the power door lock switch to the unlock position * . 2 Lockout protection When the power door lock switch (driver or front passenger) is moved to the lock position with the Intelligent Key in the port and any door open, all doors and the trunk lid will lock and unlock automatically. With the Intelligent Key left in the vehicle (not in the Intelligent Key port) and any door open, all doors and the trunk lid will unlock automatically and a chime will sound after the door and/or the trunk lid are closed. These functions help to prevent the Intelligent SPA2566 SPA2300 Key from being accidentally locked inside theLOCKING WITH INSIDE LOCK KNOB LOCKING WITH POWER DOOR LOCK vehicle.To lock the door individually, move the inside SWITCH AUTOMATIC DOOR LOCKSlock knob to the lock position * then close the 1 Operating the power door lock switch will lock . All doors lock automatically when the vehicledoor. or unlock all the doors and trunk lid. The speed reaches 15 MPH (24 km/h). switches are located on the driver’s and frontTo unlock, move the inside lock knob to the . All doors unlock automatically when the passenger’s door armrests.unlock position * . 2 ignition switch is placed in the OFF position. To lock the doors and trunk lid, push the power door lock switch to the lock position * with theWhen locking the door without an Intelli- 1 The automatic unlock function can begent Key, be sure not to leave the Intelli- deactivated or activated. To deactivate or driver’s or front passenger’s door open, thengent Key inside the vehicle. activate the automatic door unlock system, close the door and trunk lid. perform the following procedure: When locking the door this way, be certain not to leave the Intelligent Key inside the 1. Close all doors. vehicle. 2. Place the ignition switch in the ON position. To unlock the doors, the fuel-filler door and the Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-5 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (118,1) INTELLIGENT KEY SYSTEM3. Within 20 seconds of performing Step 2, push and hold the power door lock switch to WARNING CAUTION the position (UNLOCK) for more than 5 seconds. . Radio waves could adversely affect . Be sure to carry the Intelligent Key electric medical equipment. Those with you when operating the vehi-4. When activated, the hazard indicator will cle. who use a pacemaker should con- flash twice. When deactivated, the hazard indicator will flash once. tact the electric medical equipment . Never leave the Intelligent Key in manufacturer for the possible influ- the vehicle when you leave the5. The ignition switch must be placed in the ences before use. vehicle. OFF and ON position again between each . The Intelligent Key transmits radio setting change. The Intelligent Key is always communicating with waves when the buttons areWhen the automatic door unlock system is pushed. The FAA advises that the the vehicle as it receives radio waves. Thedeactivated, the doors do not unlock when the radio waves may affect aircraft na- Intelligent Key system transmits weak radioignition switch is placed in the OFF position. To waves. Environmental conditions may interfere vigation and communication sys-unlock the door manually, use the inside lock with the operation of the Intelligent Key system tems. Do not operate the under the following operating conditions.knob or the power door lock switch (driver’s or Intelligent Key while on an airplane.front passenger’s side). . When operating near a location where Make sure the buttons are not operated unintentionally when the strong radio waves are transmitted, such unit is stored during a flight. as a TV tower, power station and broad- casting station. The Intelligent Key system can operate all the . When in possession of wireless equipment, door and rear hatch/trunk lid locks using the such as a cellular telephone, transceiver, remote controller function or pushing the re- and CB radio. quest switch on the vehicle without taking the key out from a pocket or purse. The operating . When the Intelligent Key is in contact with or environment and/or conditions may affect the covered by metallic materials. Intelligent Key system operation. . When any type of radio wave remote control Be sure to read the following before using the is used nearby. Intelligent Key system. . When the Intelligent Key is placed near an electric appliance such as a personal3-6 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (119,1) computer. ignition switch in the LOCK position is impos- . Do not attach the Intelligent Key sible when the vehicle battery is completely with a key holder that contains a. When the vehicle is parked near a parking discharged. Pay special attention that the meter. magnet. vehicle battery is not completely discharged. . Do not place the Intelligent Key nearIn such cases, correct the operating conditions As many as 4 Intelligent Keys can be registeredbefore using the Intelligent Key function or use equipment that produces a mag- and used with one vehicle. For information about netic field, such as a TV, audiothe mechanical key. the purchase and use of additional Intelligent equipment, personal computer orAlthough the life of the battery varies depending Keys, contact a NISSAN dealer. cellular phone.on the operating conditions, the battery’s life isapproximately 2 years. If the battery is dis- CAUTION If an Intelligent Key is lost or stolen, NISSANcharged, replace it with a new one. recommends erasing the ID code of that . Do not allow the Intelligent Key, Intelligent Key from the vehicle. This may preventWhen the Intelligent Key battery is almostdischarged, insert the Intelligent Key into the which contains electrical compo- the unauthorized use of the Intelligent Key toIntelligent Key port to start the engine. Replace nents, to come into contact with operate the vehicle. For information regardingthe discharged battery with a new one as soon water or salt water. This could affect the erasing procedure, contact a NISSAN deal-as possible. For more details, see “PUSH- the system function. er.BUTTON IGNITION SWITCH” in the “5. Start- . Do not drop the Intelligent Key. The Intelligent Key function can be disabled. Foring and driving” section. information about disabling the Intelligent Key . Do not strike the Intelligent KeySince the Intelligent Key is continuously receiv- sharply against another object. function, contact a NISSAN dealer.ing radio waves, if the key is left near equipment . Do not change or modify the Intel-which transmits strong radio waves, such assignals from a TV and personal computer, the ligent Key.battery life may become shorter. . Wetting may damage the Intelligent Key. If the Intelligent Key gets wet,For information regarding replacement of abattery, see “INTELLIGENT KEY BATTERY immediately wipe until it is comple-REPLACEMENT” in the “8. Maintenance and tely dry.do-it-yourself” section. . Do not place the Intelligent Key for an extended period in an area whereBecause the steering wheel is locked electri-cally, unlocking the steering wheel with the temperatures exceed 1408F (608C). Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-7 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (120,1) strong radio waves are present near the operat- ing location, the Intelligent Key system’s operat- ing range becomes narrower, and the Intelligent Key may not function properly. The operating range is within 31.50 in (80 cm) from each request switch * . 1 If the Intelligent Key is too close to the door glass, handle or rear bumper the request switches may not function. When the Intelligent Key is within the operating range, it is possible for anyone who does not carry the Intelligent Key to push the request switch to lock/unlock the doors including the SPA2568 rear hatch/trunk lid. DOOR LOCKS/UNLOCKS PRECAU- TION . Do not push the door handle request switch with the Intelligent Key held in your hand as illustrated. The close distance to the door handle will cause the Intelligent Key system to have difficulty recognizing that the In- SPA2567 telligent Key is outside the vehicle.INTELLIGENT KEY OPERATING . After locking with the door handle requestRANGE switch, verify the doors are securely locked by testing them.The Intelligent Key functions can only be usedwhen the Intelligent Key is within the specified . To prevent the Intelligent Key from being leftoperating range from the request switch * . 1 inside the vehicle, make sure you carry the key with you and then lock the doors.When the Intelligent Key battery is discharged or3-8 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (121,1). Do not pull the door handle before pushing the door handle request switch. The door will be unlocked but will not open. Release the door handle once and pull it again to open the door.. The Intelligent Key system (opening/closing doors with the door handle request switch) can be set to remain inactive. (See “VEHI- CLE INFORMATION AND SETTINGS (models with navigation system)” in the “4. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems” sec- tion.) SPA2569 SPA2570 Coupe models INTELLIGENT KEY OPERATION You can lock or unlock the doors without taking the key out from your pocket or bag. SPA2571 Coupe models Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-9 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (122,1) Locking doors, rear hatch/trunk lid and lid can be locked with another registered fuel-filler door Intelligent Key. 1. Push the ignition switch to the OFF position Unlocking doors, rear hatch/trunk lid and and make sure you carry the Intelligent Key fuel-filler door with you.*1 1. Push the door handle request switch (dri- 2. Close all the doors and the rear hatch/trunk ver’s or front passenger’s) or the rear hatch/ lid.*2 trunk request switch once while carrying the Intelligent Key with you. 3. Push the door handle request switch (dri- ver’s or front passenger’s) or the rear hatch/ 2. The hazard indicator flashes once and out- trunk request switch while carrying the side chime sounds once. The corresponding Intelligent Key with you.*3 door and the fuel-filler door or the rear hatch/trunk lid will unlock. 4. All the doors, rear hatch/trunk lid and fuel- SPA2680 filler door will lock. 3. Push the door handle request switch or the Roadster models rear hatch/trunk request switch again withinWhen you carry the Intelligent Key with you, you 5. The hazard indicator flashes twice and the 60 seconds.can lock or unlock all doors and the rear hatch/ outside chime sounds twice.trunk lid by pushing the door handle request 4. The hazard indicator flashes once and out- *1: Doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will lockswitch (driver’s or front passenger’s) * or the A with the Intelligent Key while the ignition side chime sounds once again. All the doorsrear hatch/trunk request switch * within the B switch is in the ACC or ON position. and the rear hatch/trunk lid will unlock.range of operation. All doors, the rear hatch/trunk lid and the fuel- *2: Doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will not filler door will be locked automatically unless oneWhen you lock or unlock the doors and the rear lock with the Intelligent Key while any doorhatch/trunk lid, the hazard indicator will flash and of the following operations is performed within 1 or the rear hatch/trunk lid is open. minute after pushing the request switch whilethe horn (or the outside chime) will sound as aconfirmation. For details, see “Setting hazard *3: Doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will not the doors are locked.indicator and horn mode” later in this section. lock by pushing the door handle request . Opening any door and/or the rear hatch/ switch or the rear hatch/trunk request switch trunk lid with the Intelligent Key inside the vehicle. However, when an Intelligent Key is inside . Pushing the ignition switch the vehicle, doors and the rear hatch/trunk . Inserting the Intelligent Key into the Intelli-3-10 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (123,1) gent Key port. andDuring this 1-minute time period, if the UNLOCK . All doors are closed, and button on the Intelligent Key is pushed, alldoors will be locked automatically after another . The selector lever is in the P (Park) position1 minute. (Automatic Transmission models).Opening rear hatch/trunk lid WARNING SIGNALSTo open only the rear hatch/trunk lid, perform the To help prevent the vehicle from movingfollowing procedure. unexpectedly by erroneous operation of the Intelligent Key listed on the following chart or1. Carry the Intelligent Key. to help prevent the vehicle from being stolen,2. Push the rear hatch/trunk lid opener switch chime or beep sounds inside and outside the *. C vehicle and a warning displays in the vehicle information display.3. The rear hatch/trunk lid will open. When a chime or beep sounds or the warningLockout protection: displays, be sure to check the vehicle and Intelligent Key.To prevent the Intelligent Key from beingaccidentally locked in the trunk, lockout protec- See “TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE” later intion is equipped with the Intelligent Key system. this section and “VEHICLE INFORMATION DISPLAY” in the “2. Instruments and controls”When the trunk lid is closed with the Intelligent section.Key inside the trunk, the outside buzzer willsound and all doors and the rear hatch/trunk lidwill unlock.BATTERY SAVER SYSTEMWhen all the following conditions are met for 60minutes, the battery saver system will cut off thepower supply to prevent battery discharge.. The ignition switch is in the ACC position, Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-11 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (124,1)TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDE Symptom Possible cause Action to take The SHIFT P warning appears on the displayWhen pushing the ignition switch The selector lever is not in the P (Park) Shift the selector lever to the P (Park) and the inside warning chime sounds con-to stop the engine position. position. tinuously (Automatic Transmission models). The ignition switch is in the ACC Push the ignition switch to the OFF posi-When opening the driver’s door position. tion. The inside warning chime sounds continuously.to get out of the vehicle The Intelligent Key is in the Intelligent Remove the Intelligent Key from the Intelli- Key port. gent Key port. The NO KEY warning appears on the display, the outside chime sounds 3 times and the The ignition switch is in the ACC or ON Push the ignition switch to the OFF posi- inside warning chime sounds for approximately position. tion.When closing the door after get- a few seconds.ting out of the vehicle The SHIFT P warning appears on the display The ignition switch is in the ACC or OFF Move the selector lever to the P (Park) and the outside chime sounds continuously position and the selector lever is not in position and push the ignition switch to the (Automatic Transmission models). the P (Park) position. OFF position.When closing the door with the The outside chime sounds for a few seconds The Intelligent Key is inside the vehicle Carry the Intelligent Key with you.inside lock knob turned to LOCK and all the doors unlock. and cargo/trunk room area. The Intelligent Key is inside the vehicleWhen pushing the door handle Carry the Intelligent Key with you. The outside chime sounds for a few seconds. and cargo/trunk room area.request switch to lock the door A door is not closed securely. Close the door securely.When closing the trunk lid The outside chime sounds for a few seconds The Intelligent Key is inside the trunk. Carry the Intelligent Key with you.(Roadster models) and all doors unlock.When shifting the selector lever The inside warning chime sounds continuously. The ignition switch is in the ON position. The ignition switch is in the OFF position.to the P (Park) position3-12 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (125,1)REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM The lock and unlock buttons on the Intelligent WARNING Key will not operate when: The Intelligent Key transmits radio . the distance between the Intelligent Key and waves when the buttons are pushed. the vehicle is over 33 ft (10 m). The FAA advises that the radio waves . the Intelligent Key battery is discharged. may affect aircraft navigation and com- munication systems. Do not operate the After locking with the remote keyless entry function, pull the door handle to make sure the Intelligent Key while on an airplane. doors are securely locked. Make sure the buttons are not operated unintentionally when the unit is stored The LOCK/UNLOCK operating range varies during a flight. depending on the environment. To securely operate the lock and unlock buttons, approachIt is possible to lock/unlock all doors, fuel-filler the vehicle to about 3 ft (1 m) from the door.door, activate the panic alarm and open the SPA2252Bwindows by pushing the buttons on the Intelli- 1. LOCK buttongent Key from outside the vehicle. 2. UNLOCK buttonBefore locking the doors, make sure the 3. PANIC buttonIntelligent Key is not left in the vehicle. HOW TO USE REMOTE KEYLESSThe LOCK/UNLOCK button on the Intelligent ENTRY SYSTEMKey can operate at a distance of approximately When you lock or unlock the doors and rear33 ft (10 m) from the vehicle. (The effective hatch/trunk lid, the hazard indicator will flash anddistance depends upon the conditions around the horn (or the outside chime) will sound as athe vehicle.) confirmation. For details, see “Setting hazardAs many as 4 Intelligent Keys can be used with indicator and horn mode” later in this section.one vehicle. For information concerning thepurchase and use of additional Intelligent Keys,contact a NISSAN dealer. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-13 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (126,1)Locking doors, rear hatch/trunk lid and 3. Push the UNLOCK button on the To stop opening, release the UNLOCKfuel-filler door Intelligent Key again within 60 seconds. button.1. Push the ignition switch to the OFF position 4. The hazard indicator flashes once again. All Window cannot be closed using the Intelligent and make sure you carry the Intelligent Key the doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will Key. with you.*1 unlock. The door window can be opened or closed by2. Close all the doors and the rear hatch/trunk All doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will be turning the metal key in a door lock. (See lid.*2 locked automatically unless one of the following “DOORS” earlier in this section.) operations is performed within 1 minute after3. Push the LOCK button * 1 on the pushing the UNLOCK button on the Using panic alarm Intelligent Key. Intelligent Key while the doors are locked. If If you are near your vehicle and feel threatened,4. All the doors, the rear hatch/trunk lid and during this 1-minute time period, the UNLOCK you may activate the alarm to call attention as fuel-filler door will lock. button on the Intelligent Key is pushed, all follows: doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will be locked5. The hazard indicator flashes twice and the automatically after another 1 minute. 1. Push the PANIC button * on the Key 3 horn chirps once. for more than 1 second. . Opening any door*1: Doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will lock 2. The theft warning alarm and headlights will with the Intelligent Key while the ignition . Pushing the ignition switch stay on for 25 seconds. switch is in the ACC or ON position. . Inserting the Intelligent Key into the Intelli- 3. The panic alarm stops when:*2: Doors and the rear hatch/trunk lid will not gent Key port . It has run for 25 seconds, or lock with the Intelligent Key while any door or the rear hatch/trunk lid is open. Opening windows . Any of the buttons on the Intelligent Key The UNLOCK button operation also allows are pushed. (Note: Panic button shouldUnlocking doors, rear hatch/trunk lid and you to open a window that is equipped with the be pushed for more than 1 second.)fuel-filler door automatic open/close function. (See “POWER Setting hazard indicator and horn mode1. Push the UNLOCK button * 2 on the WINDOWS” in the “2. Instruments and con- trols” section.) Intelligent Key once. This vehicle is set in hazard indicator and horn To open the window, push the door UNLOCK mode when you first receive the vehicle.2. The hazard indicator flashes once. The driver’s door and fuel-filler door will unlock. button * on the Intelligent Key for about 2 In hazard indicator and horn mode, when the 3 seconds after the door is unlocked. LOCK button * is pushed, the hazard 13-14 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (127,1)indicator flashes twice and the horn chirps once. Hazard indicator and horn mode:When the UNLOCK button * is pushed, 2the hazard indicator flashes once. DOOR LOCK DOOR UNLOCK Intelligent Key systemIf horns are not necessary, the system can be HAZARD - twice HAZARD - onceswitched to the hazard indicator mode. (Using door handle or rear hatch/trunk request switch) OUTSIDE CHIME - twice OUTSIDE CHIME - once Remote keyless entry system HAZARD - twice HAZARD - onceIn hazard indicator mode, when the LOCK (Using or button) HORN - once HORN - nonebutton is pushed, the hazard indicator flashestwice. When the UNLOCK button ispushed, neither the hazard indicator nor the Hazard indicator mode:horn operates. DOOR LOCK DOOR UNLOCK Intelligent Key system HAZARD - twice HAZARD - none (Using door handle or rear hatch/trunk request switch) OUTSIDE CHIME - none OUTSIDE CHIME - none Remote keyless entry system HAZARD - twice HAZARD - none (Using or button) HORN - none HORN - none Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-15 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (128,1) HOODSwitching procedure:To switch the hazard indicator and horn (chime)operation, push the LOCK * and UN- 1LOCK * buttons on the Intelligent Key 2simultaneously for more than 2 seconds.. When the hazard indicator mode is set, the hazard indicator flashes 3 times.. When the hazard indicator and horn mode is set, the hazard indicator flashes once and the horn chirps once. SPA2572 1. Pull the hood lock release handle * 1 located below the instrument panel; the WARNING hood will then spring up slightly. . Make sure the hood is completely 2. Pull the lever * up at the front of the hood 2 closed and latched before driving. with your fingertips and raise the hood. Failure to do so could cause the 3. Hold the insulator * of the support rod 3 hood to fly open and result in an and insert its end into the slot * on the 4 accident. front edge of the hood. . If you see steam or smoke coming 4. When closing the hood, store the support from the engine compartment, to rod to its original position, then slowly close avoid injury do not open the hood. the hood and make sure it locks into place.3-16 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (129,1)REAR HATCH (Coupe models) WARNING Do not drive with the rear hatch open. This could allow dangerous exhaust gases to be drawn into the vehicle. See “EXHAUST GAS (carbon monox- ide)” in the “5. Starting and driving” section of this manual. SPA2573 REAR HATCH OPENER SWITCH The rear hatch can be opened by pushing the rear hatch opener switch when the Intelligent Key is within the operating range of the rear hatch lock/unlock function regardless of the inside lock knob position. (See “INTELLIGENT KEY SYSTEM” earlier in this section.) SPA2646 To close the rear hatch, push it down securely. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-17 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (130,1)NISMO models 4. Firmly pull the release handle until the rear hatch releases. CAUTION Do not use the rear spoiler * A to open or close the rear hatch. Doing so may damage the rear spoiler.Always hold area * B to open or close the rearhatch. SPA2580 SECONDARY REAR HATCH RELEASE The secondary rear hatch release mechanism allows opening the rear hatch in the event of discharged battery or emergency. The release handle is located under the cargo room floor. To open the rear hatch from the passenger compartment, perform the following procedure. 1. Remove the cargo floor mat. 2. Find the rear hatch release handle * 1 as shown in the illustration. 3. Free the release handle that is fixed with velcro.3-18 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (131,1)TRUNK LID (Roadster models) WARNING . Do not drive with the trunk lid open. This could allow dangerous exhaust gases to be drawn into the vehicle. See “EXHAUST GAS (carbon mon- oxide)” in the “5. Starting and driv- ing” section of this manual. . Closely supervise children when they are around cars to prevent them from playing and becoming locked in the trunk where they could be seriously injured. Keep the car SPA2692 SPA2681 locked, with the trunk closed, when not in use, and prevent children’s TRUNK LID OPENER SWITCH TRUNK RELEASE POWER CANCEL access to Intelligent Keys. The trunk lid can be opened by pushing the SWITCH trunk lid opener switch when the Intelligent Key When the switch located inside the glove box is is within the operating range of the trunk lock/ in the OFF position * , the power to the trunk A unlock function regardless of the inside lock lid will be canceled and the trunk lid cannot be knob position. (See “INTELLIGENT KEY SYS- opened by the trunk lid opener or trunk request TEM” earlier in this section.) switch. When you have to leave the vehicle with a valet and want to keep your belongings safe in the glove box and the trunk, push this switch to OFF and lock the glove box with the mechanical key. Then leave the vehicle and the Intelligent Key with the valet and keep the mechanical key with you. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-19 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (132,1)See “KEYS” earlier in this section. become locked inside the trunk.To connect the power to the trunk lid, push the Releasing inside the trunkswitch to the ON * position. B To open the trunk lid from the inside, pull the release handle * until the lock releases and A push up on the trunk lid. The release lever is made of a material that glows in the dark after a brief exposure to ambient light. The handle * is located inside the trunk A compartment as illustrated. SPA2682 INTERIOR TRUNK LID RELEASE WARNING Closely supervise children when they are around cars to prevent them from playing and becoming locked in the trunk where they could be seriously injured. Keep the car locked, with the trunk lid securely latched, when not in use, and prevent children’s access to Intelligent Keys. The interior trunk lid release mechanism allows opening of the trunk lid in the event that people3-20 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (133,1) SOFT TOP (Roadster models) SPA2683 SPA2685 Interior/exterior viewSECONDARY TRUNK LID RELEASE 1. Soft top indicator light (on the combination meter) BEFORE OPERATING THE TOPThe secondary trunk lid release mechanism 2. Soft top operating switch 3. Top lock hole The soft top of this vehicle is electricallyallows opening the trunk lid in the event of operated. You can fully open or close the topdischarged battery or emergency. 4. Soft top only by pressing the operating switch located on 5. Top storage lid1. Open the rear parcel box. the center console. 6. Trunk lid2. Remove the cap * with a suitable tool * . 1 2 7. Rear window The soft top operating switch must be operated under all of the following conditions:3. Insert the key into the key cylinder and turn it counterclockwise. The trunk lid will open. . When the trunk is closed. . When the vehicle is stopped. . When the engine is running. . When the ignition switch is in the ON position. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-21 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (134,1). When the selector lever or shift lever is in a it while moving. The top operating water damage, stains or mildew on position other than the R (Reverse) position. system could also be damaged. the top material. . Do not operate the top in a strong . Be sure to turn off the rear window CAUTION wind. It could be blown by the wind, defroster switch. Never turn it on Always keep the engine running while striking someone or damage the while the top is being operated or operating the soft top. The top will also top. fully opened. The heat may damage operate when the ignition switch is in . Do not allow anyone to stand up or the top material. the ON position, but run the engine to extend any portion of their body out prevent a discharged battery. of the opening while the vehicle is in motion or while the top is beingBe sure to follow the operating instructions, and operated.all the warnings and cautions in this section. . In an accident you could be thrownImproper operation of the top could causea system malfunction, damage, or dete- from the vehicle with an open top.rioration of the top material and related Always use seat belts and properparts. child restraints. WARNING CAUTION . Park the vehicle in a safe and level . Do not operate the top when the place and apply the parking brake. temperature is below 328F (08C). . Make sure the area is clear of This may result in damage to the obstacles and there is enough clear- top material or operating system. ance over the top (for example, in a . Remove water drops, snow, ice or garage or a covered area). More sand from the top, and dry the than approximately 6.6 ft (2 m) from surface of the top completely before the ground is required to open or opening it. close the top safely. Otherwise, the top may damage any objects above . Do not open the top when it is wet or damp. This may cause interior3-22 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (135,1) there properly, and this could da- mage the top and/or the vehicle body. . Do not sit or place excessive weight on the top and the storage lid, especially when the top is being operated. The top may be damaged. . Do not drive the vehicle with the top partially opened. Always make sure the top is either fully opened or closed before driving. . Secure items so that they cannot be SPA2691 blown from the vehicle while driving SPA2706 with the top open. WHEN OPERATING THE TOP CAUTION . Do not operate the top manually except for emergency cases. Manual. Do not place any objects between operation may damage the top. WARNING the top cloth and the structure. . Be sure to fully open or fully close Doing so could interfere with top Keep hands and other parts of the body the top. Do not release the switch away from moving parts such as the operation and cause damage to the top operating system or the objects. half way through the roof opening top, storage lid, side flap * and power A or closing process. If the top is only windows.. Do not place anything on the top partially opened, significant da- and the storage lid. Even small mage to the top could occur. items may interfere with the top CAUTION operation and could cause damage Make sure the trunk lid is securely closed before to the top or the vehicle body. operating the top. Keep all parts of the top linkage clear of obstructions, or the top latch may not. Do not place anything in the top be securely locked. storage area. The top will not fit Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-23 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (136,1)NOTE: Be sure to fully open or close the soft top when. In case of low battery or low tempera- driving the vehicle. ture, the top may temporarily stop When the soft top is operating, and any of the moving during the operation. This func- following conditions occur, the top will stop tions to protect the top control me- operating. chanism, and it is not a malfunction. . When the selector lever or shift lever is in. If the top is opened and closed repeat- the R (Reverse) position. edly in a short period of time or the top operation is stopped while opening or . When the vehicle moves at a speed of 3 closing, the top operation may be MPH (5 km/h) or more. automatically stopped to protect the . When the battery voltage is extremely low. system. Wait for approximately 5 min- utes before operating the top again. . When the temperature of the soft top SPA1691 system becomes extremely high. Soft top indicator light Release the soft top operating switch, and push the switch again to move the top to the fully The soft top indicator light in the instrument opened or closed position. The soft top indicator panel shows the conditions of top operation. light will turn off when the top operation is The light illuminates when the soft top is being completely finished. operated or if it is stopped before reaching the fully opened or closed position. When the top is If the soft top indicator light illuminates with the fully opened or closed, the light will turn off. ignition switch ON (whether the top is operated or not, and when the top is engaged), it may The light blinks while the soft top is not fully indicate the top operating system is not opened or closed under the following condi- functioning properly. Have your vehicle checked tions: by a NISSAN dealer as soon as possible. . When the vehicle is driven. Automatic window lowering . When the selector lever or shift lever is in When the soft top operating switch is pressed, the R (Reverse) position. the power windows will automatically be low- ered completely. The windows do not rise3-24 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (137,1)automatically after the top operation is com- NOTE:pleted. Use the power window switches to raise If you release the switch and press it againthem. while the top is being opened, the top will slightly move to the closing direction, then start moving to the opening direction again. The top is designed to move in this way. It is not a malfunction. SPA2632 OPENING THE TOP 1. Start the engine. 2. Push OPEN on the soft top operating switch and hold it until the top is fully opened. . The soft top indicator light will illuminate while the top is in motion. (In about 20 seconds, the opening movement will finish and the indicator light turns off.) . Windows will automatically be fully opened. 3. Release the switch when the top is fully opened. (The indicator light turns off.) Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-25 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (138,1) SPA2633 SPA2570CLOSING THE TOP OPENING THE TOP USING THE IN-1. Start the engine. TELLIGENT KEY The soft top can be opened using the request2. Push CLOSE on the soft top operating switch. switch and hold it until the top is fully closed. . The soft top indicator light will illuminate Opening the soft top while the top is in motion. (In about 20 Push the ignition switch to the OFF position and seconds, the closing movement will make sure to carry the Intelligent Key with you. finish.) Push the door handle request switch (driver’s or passenger’s) * and hold it until the soft top is A . Windows will automatically be fully fully open. opened.3. Release the switch when the top is fully closed. (The indicator light will turn off.)3-26 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (139,1)TROUBLESHOOTING GUIDEIf the soft top stops halfway during operation or does not operate normally, follow the procedures shown in the following table. If the procedures in thefollowing table do not solve the symptom, immediately contact a NISSAN dealer for the inspection. Symptom Beep Possible cause Possible solution The OPEN side of the soft top operating switch is Push the CLOSE side of the soft top operating pushed while the soft top is fully open, or the switch when the soft top is fully open. Push the Sounds twice CLOSE side of the soft top operating switch is OPEN side of the soft top operating switch when the pushed while the soft top is fully closed. soft top is fully closed. Shift the selector lever (automatic transmission The OPEN side of the soft top operating The selector lever (automatic transmission models models only) to the P (Park) or N (Neutral) position, or switch is pushed, but the soft top does not Sounds twice only) or the shift lever (manual transmission models shift the shift lever (manual transmission models only) operate. only) is in the R (Reverse) position. to the N (Neutral) position, and then operate the soft top. Sounds twice The trunk lid is opened. Fully close the trunk lid. Does not sound The battery voltage is low. Start the engine again and operate the soft top. Does not sound The operation stops to protect the system. Wait for approximately 5 minutes. Check that an object is not trapped inside the rear Objects are trapped in the moving structure of the parcel shelf, side flap and soft top. After the check, The soft top stops halfway during opera- Sounds twice soft top. turn the ignition switch to the OFF position, start the tion. engine again and then operate the soft top. Sounds twice The battery voltage is low. Start the engine again and operate the soft top. When the vehicle is being driven, the beep Sounds continu- Immediately park the vehicle in a safe location and The soft top is partially opened. sounds. ously fully open or fully close the soft top. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-27 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (140,1)IF THE TOP DOES NOT OPEN ORCLOSE ELECTRICALLY WARNINGIf you cannot operate the soft top with the . Do not drive with the top partiallyoperating switch, first check whether all the opened.following operating conditions are met. . If the top cannot be operated prop-. vehicle is stopped erly, see a NISSAN dealer as soon. ignition switch is ON (Run the engine when as possible to have your vehicle operating the top.) checked.. the trunk is closed. the selector lever or shift lever is in a position CAUTION other than the R (Reverse) position The storage lid is extremely heavy. The storage lid should be manually opened SPA2715If the top still does not move under the aboveconditions or has any system malfunction, see a or closed by two people. 1. Open the trunk lid. In the event of aNISSAN dealer as soon as possible. When you discharged battery, the secondary trunkmust close the top by yourself, in the event of release mechanism should be operated.emergency or when an immediate dealer service (See “SECONDARY TRUNK LID RE-is not available, close the top manually accord- LEASE” earlier in this section.)ing to the procedures shown in this section. 2. Open the top storage lidWhen closing the soft top manually: a. Remove the board * inside of the 2. Move the vehicle to a safe place, away from trunk by removing the clips * . 1 traffic. b. Pull the lock release cables (right and. Two people should perform this procedure, left) * as illustrated, then close the 3 as some of the top parts are extremely trunk lid. heavy. NOTE:The top cannot be opened manually. Use a cloth or other tool to protect your hands when pulling on the lock release3-28 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (141,1)cables *. 3 SPA2686 SPA2703 c. Pull up the storage lid from the left and 3. Close the soft top. right side of the vehicle by hand. a. Pull up the top simultaneously from the right and left side of the vehicle while CAUTION holding the storage lid. Make sure to close the trunk lid before opening the storage lid. The storage lid may contact the trunk lid and damage it. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-29 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (142,1) CAUTION Make sure to hold the rear top * to A avoid the front and rear parts separat- ing. Otherwise the top may be da- maged. SPA2704 SPA2705 b. When the rear top * is pulled up from A d. Pull down and slide the storage lid to the storage area, one person must hold close while holding the rear soft top the storage lid and another person must from the right and left side of the vehicle. pull up the soft top. c. Pull up the top using both hands, holding the rear top * as illustrated. A3-30 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (143,1) CAUTIONMake sure to close the storage lidcompletely. The storage lid may contactthe soft top and damage it. SPA2688 SPA2689 e. Close the front and rear parts of the soft 4. Lock the front part of the soft top. top at the same time as illustrated. a. Remove the cap * 1 as illustrated. b. Insert a suitable tool * (located in the 2 trunk) into the hole and turn clockwise. CAUTION . After closing the top manually, have the system checked and/or repaired by a NISSAN dealer as soon as possible. . Avoid leaving the vehicle outside for long periods or driving at high speeds. The rear of the top is not Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-31 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (144,1) FRONT, SIDE AND REAR UNIQUE PARTS (NISMO models) locked completely, and this may . A protective clear tape is applied to the top allow wind and rain to get into your storage lid painted surface where the soft vehicle. top contacts the surface. When the top is fully closed, the tape may transmit some light, visible from the inside of the vehicle.CARE OF THE SOFT TOP AND THE This does not affect the water and airVEHICLE BODY tightness of the seal.To use your Roadster safely and comfortably, . The inner surface of the trunk and topyou need to observe all the warnings and storage lids may show a fibrous, or marbledcautions shown in the previous pages. Also, to pattern. This is the normal appearance of themaintain a good appearance of the soft top and material used in these parts.the vehicle body, you need to care for them bycleaning and/or washing properly. CAUTION . Do not use an automatic car wash or a high-pressure car wash to clean your vehicle. The top may be da- maged and water may leak into the inside of the vehicle. . Store the vehicle with the top closed if it is not to be used for long periods. Keeping the top stowed for long periods may cause wrinkles on the surface of the top.See “CLEANING EXTERIOR” in the “7. Ap-pearance and care” section for detailed instruc-tions. SPA26473-32 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (145,1)The NISMO models have the following uniqueparts on the front, side and rear of the vehicle.— Front bumper with an aerodynamic splitter— Side sill extensions— Rear bumper with an aerodynamic diffuser— Large-diameter exhaust pipesThese parts are close to the ground and may bedamaged if they contact objects such as curbs,parking blocks, etc. CAUTION SPA2648 SPA2649 Reduce vehicle speed to decrease the possibility of damaging these parts when: CAUTION CAUTION . driving on bumpy or rutted roads The approach and departure angles are Do not step on the front bumper with an . entering or exiting parking garages small. Reduce vehicle speed when the aerodynamic splitter. Doing so could and driveways vehicle approaches or leaves a steep damage it. hill. Otherwise, the front bumper with . driving over speed bumps an aerodynamic splitter, rear bumper with an aerodynamic diffuser and ex- haust pipes may contact the road sur- face and be damaged. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-33 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (146,1)FUEL-FILLER DOOR lock all doors by operating the door handle injury. It could also cause the mal- request switch, the LOCK button on the function indicator light to come on. Intelligent Key, the mechanical key or the power door lock switch. . Never pour fuel into the throttle body to attempt to start your vehi- FUEL-FILLER CAP cle. . Do not fill a portable fuel container WARNING in the vehicle or trailer. Static elec- tricity can cause an explosion of . Gasoline is extremely flammable flammable liquid, vapor or gas in and highly explosive under certain any vehicle or trailer. To reduce the conditions. You could be burned or risk of serious injury or death when seriously injured if it is misused or filling portable fuel containers: mishandled. Always stop engine SPA2581 — Always place the container on and do not smoke or allow open the ground when filling.OPENING THE FUEL-FILLER DOOR flames or sparks near the vehicle — Do not use electronic devices when refueling.To open the fuel-filler door, unlock the fuel-filler when filling.door by using one of the following operations, . Do not attempt to top off the fuel — Keep the pump nozzle in contactthen push the left side of the door. tank after the fuel pump nozzle with the container while you are shuts off automatically. Continued. Push the door handle request switch with refueling may cause fuel overflow, filling it. the Intelligent Key carried with you. — Use only approved portable fuel resulting in fuel spray and possibly containers for flammable liquid.. Push the UNLOCK button on the Intelligent a fire. Key. . Use only an original equipment type. Insert the mechanical key into the door lock fuel-filler cap as a replacement. It CAUTION cylinder and turn it to the rear of the vehicle. has a built-in safety valve needed for proper operation of the fuel . If fuel is spilled on the vehicle body,. Push the power door lock switch to the flush it away with water to avoid UNLOCK position. system and emission control sys- tem. An incorrect cap can result in a paint damage.To lock, close the fuel-filler door securely and serious malfunction and possible . Insert the cap straight into the fuel-3-34 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (147,1) TILT STEERINGfiller tube, then tighten until thefuel-filler cap clicks. Failure to tight- WARNINGen the fuel-filler cap properly may . Do not adjust the steering wheelcause the malfunction indicator while driving. You could lose controllight (MIL) to illuminate. If the of your vehicle and cause an acci-light illuminates because the fuel- dent.filler cap is loose or missing, tightenor install the cap and continue to . Do not adjust the steering wheeldrive the vehicle. The light any closer to you than is necessaryshould turn off after a few driving for proper steering operation andtrips. If the light does not turn comfort. The driver’s air bag inflatesoff after a few driving trips, have the with great force. If you are unrest-vehicle inspected by a NISSAN deal- rained, leaning forward, sitting side-er. SPA2582 ways or out of position in any way, you are at greater risk of injury or The fuel-filler cap is a ratcheting type. Turn the death in a crash. You may also cap counterclockwise to remove. To tighten, turn receive serious or fatal injuries from the cap clockwise until ratcheting clicks are heard. the air bag if you are up against it when it inflates. Always sit back Use the fuel-filler cap holder on the hook * A against the seatback and as far while refueling. away as practical from the steering wheel. Always use the seat belts. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-35 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (148,1) SUN VISORS MIRRORS SPA2583 SPA2447MANUAL OPERATION INSIDE MIRRORTilt operation Adjust the height and the angle of the insidePush the lock lever * down and adjust the 1 mirror to the desired position.steering wheel up or down to the desiredposition.Pull the lock lever up securely to lock thesteering wheel in place. SIC2872 1. To block out glare from the front, swing down the main sun visor * . 1 2. To block glare from the side, remove the main sun visor from the center mount and swing it to the side * . 23-36 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (149,1) light will turn off. Push the “I” switch * to turn D the system on. Do not allow any object to cover the sensors * or apply glass cleaner on E them. Doing so will reduce the sensitivity of the sensor, resulting in improper opera- tion. For the HomeLink® Universal Transceiver opera- tion, see “HomeLink® UNIVERSAL TRANSCEI- VER” in the “2. Instruments and controls” section. SPA2143 SPA2450Manual anti-glare type Automatic anti-glare typeThe night position * will reduce glare from the 1 The inside mirror is designed so that itheadlights of vehicles behind you at night. automatically changes reflection according to the intensity of the headlights of the followingUse the day position * when driving in daylight 2 vehicle.hours. The anti-glare system will be automatically WARNING turned on when the ignition switch is pushed to the ON position. Use the night position only when ne- When the anti-glare system is turned on, the cessary, because it reduces rear view indicator light * will illuminate and excessive A clarity. glare from the headlights of the vehicle behind you will be reduced. Push the “*” switch * to make the inside C rearview mirror operate normally. The indicator Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-37 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (150,1) The outside mirror will operate only when the ignition switch is in the ACC or ON position. Turn the switch right or left to select the right or left side mirror * , then adjust using the control 1 switch * .2 Defrosting outside mirrors The outside mirrors will be heated when the rear window defroster switch is operated. SPA2319 SPA1829OUTSIDE MIRRORS Foldable outside mirrors Fold the outside mirror by pushing it toward the rear of the vehicle. WARNING Objects viewed in the outside mirror on the passenger side are closer than they appear. Be careful when moving to the right. Using only this mirror could cause an accident. Use the inside mirror or glance over your shoulder to properly judge distances to other objects.Adjusting outside mirrorsThe outside mirror control switch is located onthe armrest.3-38 Pre-driving checks and adjustments Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (151,1) SIC3869VANITY MIRRORTo use the front vanity mirror, pull down the sunvisor and pull up the cover. Pre-driving checks and adjustments 3-39 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (13,1)4 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systemsSafety note . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-2 FM-AM-SAT radio with Compact Disc (CD)Center multi-function control panel changer (models without navigation system) . . . . . . . 4-41(models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-2 FM-AM-SAT radio with Compact Disc (CD) How to use multi-function controller . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-3 player (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-45 How to use touch screen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-3 DVD (DIGITAL VERSATILE DISC) player Menu options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-5 operation (models with navigation system). . . . . . . . . . 4-49 How to select menus on the screen . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-6 USB memory operation (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-52Vehicle information and settings(models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-6 Bluetooth® streaming audio How to use STATUS button. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-6 (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-56 iPod® player operation How to use brightness control and display ON/ (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-61 OFF button. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-6 How to use INFO button. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-6 Music box hard-disk drive (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-63 How to use SETTING button . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-10 Auxiliary input jacksVentilators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-17 (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-69 Center ventilators . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-17 CD/DVD/USB memory care and cleaning . . . . . . . . . . 4-70 Side ventilators. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-17 Steering-wheel-mounted controls for audio . . . . . . . . 4-71Heater and air conditioner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-17 Antenna . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-73 Automatic air conditioner (Type A). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-18 Car phone or CB radio. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-74 Automatic air conditioner (Type B/Type C) . . . . . . . . . 4-21 Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System Operating tips . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-23 (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-74 In-cabin microfilter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-23 Regulatory information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-75 Servicing air conditioner . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-24 Voice commands. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-76Audio system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-24 Control buttons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-76 Audio operation precautions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-24 Connecting procedure. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-77 FM-AM radio with Compact Disc (CD) player . . . . . 4-36 Phone selection . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-77 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (14,1) Vehicle phonebook . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-77 List of voice commands . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-91 Making a call. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-80 Speaker Adaptation (SA) mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-94 Receiving a call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-81 Troubleshooting guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-97 During a call . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-82 NISSAN Voice Recognition System Phone setting. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-82 (models with navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-98 Troubleshooting guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-84 NISSAN voice recognition standard mode. . . . . . . . . . 4-98Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System Using the system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-100(models without navigation system) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-85 NISSAN voice recognition alternate command Regulatory information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-86 mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-110 Using the system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-87 Using the system . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-116 Control buttons . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-89 Troubleshooting guide . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-121 Getting started . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-89 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (154,1) CENTER MULTI-FUNCTIONSAFETY NOTE CONTROL PANEL (models with navigation system) WARNING . Do not disassemble or modify this system. If you do, it may result in accidents, fire, or electric shock. . Do not use this system if you notice any abnormality, such as a frozen screen or lack of sound. Continued use of the system may result in accident, fire or electric shock. . In case you notice any foreign object in the system hardware, spill liquid on it, or notice smoke or smell SAA2273 coming from it, stop using the 1. “STATUS” status display button (P.4-6) system immediately and contact 2, 3, 7, 8, 9. your nearest NISSAN dealer. Ignor- For navigation system control buttons (Refer to the ing such conditions may lead to separate Navigation System Owner’s Manual.) accidents, fire, or electric shock. 4. Multi-function controller (P.4-3) . Park the vehicle in a safe location 5. “PHONE” Bluetooth® Hands-Free Phone System and apply the parking brake to view button (P.4-74) the images on the front center dis- 6. “ OFF” brightness control and display ON/ play screen using devices connected OFF button (P.4-6) to the auxiliary input jacks. 10. “INFO” vehicle and navigation information button (P.4-6)Do not attempt to operate the system in 11. “SETTING” button (P.4-10)extreme temperature conditions [below−48F (−208C) and above 1588F (708C)].Operating this system under these condi-tions may result in system malfunctions.4-2 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (155,1) HOW TO USE TOUCH SCREEN To ensure safe driving, some functions cannot be operated while driving. CAUTION The on-screen functions that are not available while driving will be “grayed out” or muted. . The glass screen on the liquid crystal display may break if it is hit Park the vehicle in a safe location and then operate the navigation system. with a hard or sharp object. If the glass breaks, do not touch the liquid crystalline material, which contains WARNING a small amount of mercury. In case . ALWAYS give your full attention to of contact with skin, wash immedi- driving. ately with soap and water. . Avoid using vehicle features that . To clean the display, use a soft, dry SAA2274 could distract you. If distracted, cloth. If additional cleaning is ne- you could lose control of yourHOW TO USE MULTI-FUNCTION cessary, use a small amount of vehicle and cause an accident.CONTROLLER neutral detergent with a soft cloth. Never use a rough cloth, alcohol,Choose an item on the display using the main benzine, thinner or any kind ofdirectional buttons * (or additional directional 2 solvent or paper towel with a che-buttons * with navigation system) or center 3 mical cleaning agent. They willdial * , and push the ENTER button * for 5 1operation. scratch or deteriorate the panel. . Do not splash any liquid such asPush the BACK button * to return the display 4 water or car fragrance on the dis-to the previous screen or delete characters.Pushing BACK may or may not save the settings play. Contact with liquid will causedepending on the menu. the system to malfunction.For the VOICE button * functions, refer to the 6separate Navigation System Owner’s Manual. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-3 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (156,1) SAA2473 SAA2474 SAA2475Touch screen operation Adjusting an item: Inputting characters:With this system, the same operations as thosefor the multi-function controller are possible Touch the + * 1 or − * 2 button to adjust the Touch the letter or number *. 1 settings.using the touch screen operation. There are some options available when inputtingSelecting the item: Touch the * or 3 * button to move 4 characters. to the previous or next item. . Uppercase:Touch an item to select it. To select the “Audio”settings, touch the “Audio” area * on the 1 Touch the * or 5 * button to move 6 Shows uppercase characters. to the previous or next page.screen. . Lowercase:Touch the BACK * 2 button to return to the Shows lowercase characters.previous screen. . Symbols: Shows symbols such as the question mark (?).4-4 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (157,1). Space: Inserts a space.. Delete: Deletes the last character that has been input with one touch. Push and hold the button to delete all of the characters.. OK: Completes character inputs.Touch screen maintenanceIf you clean the display screen, use a dry, softcloth. If additional cleaning is necessary, use a SAA2143 SAA2476small amount of neutral detergent with a softcloth. Never spray the screen with water or MENU OPTIONS Available itemsdetergent. Dampen the cloth first, and then wipe The start menu can be displayed using the menu Destination/Route:the screen. control switch on the steering-wheel-mounted controls. These items are for the navigation system. See the separate Navigation System Owner’s Man- 1. While the MAP or STATUS screen is ual for details. displayed, push and hold the menu control switch until the “Menu Options” screen Info: appears. Displays the information screen. It is the same 2. Highlight the preferred item by tilting the screen that appears when you push the INFO menu control switch up or down, and then button. push the menu control switch to select it. Settings: Displays the settings screen. It is the same screen that appears when you push the SET- TING button. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-5 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (158,1) VEHICLE INFORMATION AND SETTINGS (models with navigation system) 2. Menu Selections: HOW TO USE STATUS BUTTON Shows the options to choose within that To display the status of the audio, air conditioner menu screen. system, fuel consumption and navigation sys- tem, push the STATUS button. The following 3. UP/DOWN Movement indicator: information will appear when the STATUS button Shows that the multi-function controller may is pushed repeatedly. be used to move UP/DOWN on the screen Audio and Air conditioner system ? Audio and and select more options. fuel economy ? Audio and Navigation system 4. Menu Items Counter: HOW TO USE BRIGHTNESS CON- Shows the total number of items listed TROL AND DISPLAY ON/OFF BUTTON across all pages for the current menu (i.e. 3/7). Push the “ OFF” button to switch the display brightness to the daytime mode or the SAA2477 5. Footer/Information Line: nighttime mode, and to adjust the displayHOW TO SELECT MENUS ON THE brightness using the multi-function controller Provides more information (if available) while the indicator is displayed at the bottom ofSCREEN about the menu selection currently high- the screen.Vehicle functions are viewed on the display lighted. (i.e. Adjust head lamp on time afterscreen in menus. To select each key item, shut-off.) The display brightness can also be adjustedhighlight the preferred item using the multi- using the brightness UP button (+) or bright-function controller and push the ENTER button. ness DOWN button (−).Whenever a menu selection is made or menu Push and hold the “ OFF” button for moreitem is highlighted, different areas on the screen than 2 seconds to turn the display off. Push theprovide you with important information. See the button again to turn the display on.following for details. HOW TO USE INFO BUTTON1. Header: The display screen shows vehicle and navigation Shows the path used to get to the current information for your convenience. screen. (i.e. push SETTING button > The information shown on the screen should be choose “Comfort” menu item.)4-6 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (159,1)a guide to determine the condition of the vehicle. . Navigation VersionSee the following for details. SAA2478 Vehicle information display 1. Push the INFO button on the control panel. 2. Select an item from the INFO menu. 3. After viewing or adjusting the information on the following screens, push the BACK button to return to the INFO menu. See the separate Navigation System Owner’s Manual for the following items: . Where am I? . Traffic Info . Weather Info . Map Update Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-7 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (160,1) Fuel Economy information The distance to empty, average fuel economy and current fuel economy will be displayed for reference. To reset the average fuel economy (Avg Fuel Econ), select the “Reset Fuel Eco” key. If the “Fuel Eco History” key is selected, the average fuel consumption history will be dis- played in graph form along with the average for the previous Reset-to-Reset period. The unit can be converted between “US” and “Metric”. (See “HOW TO USE SETTING SAA2479 BUTTON” later in this section.) SAA2481 The fuel economy information may differ from the Maintenance information information displayed on the vehicle information The maintenance intervals can be displayed for display. This is due to the timing difference in the engine oil, oil filter, tire and other reminders. updating the information and does not indicate a malfunction. To set a maintenance interval, select a preferred item from the list. You can also set to display a message to remind you that the maintenance needs to be per- formed. The following example shows how to set the engine oil maintenance information. Use the same steps to set the other maintenance information. SAA24804-8 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (161,1) The unit can be converted between “US” and “Metric”. (See “HOW TO USE SETTING BUTTON” later in this section.) SAA2482 SAA2619 Example1. Set the interval (mileage) of the maintenance The Reminder will be automatically displayed schedule. To determine the recommended when the specified distance has been driven maintenance interval, refer to your “NISSAN and every time the ignition switch is pushed to Service and Maintenance Guide”. the ACC or ON position. The reminder will not2. To display the reminder automatically when appear while driving. the desired distance is reached, select the Select the “OK” key to hide the reminder for the “Reminder” key. rest of the current drive.3. Reset the driving distance to the new To stop the reminder from appearing, perform maintenance schedule. one of the following actions:4. To return to the previous screen, push the . Select the “Reset Distance”. BACK button. . Deactivate the “Reminder”. . Increase the “Interval” distance to be more than the current distance being tracked. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-9 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (162,1) SAA2483 SAA2484 SAA2485 ExampleOthers information HOW TO USE SETTING BUTTON Audio settingsThe Others information display will appear when The display as illustrated will appear when the The display as illustrated will appear whenpushing the INFO button and selecting the SETTING button is pushed. pushing the SETTING button and selecting the“Others” key. “Audio” key. For navigation settings, refer to the separateGPS Position: Navigation System Owner’s Manual. Bass/Treble/Balance/Fade:For the details of this item, see the separate To adjust the speaker tone quality and soundNavigation System Owner’s Manual. balance, select the “Bass”, “Treble”, “Balance” or “Fade” key and adjust it with the multi-Voice Recognition: function controller.For the details of this item, see “NISSAN VOICE These items can also be adjusted by pushingRECOGNITION SYSTEM (models with naviga- and turning the AUDIO knob.tion system)” later in this section.4-10 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (163,1)Speed Sensitive Vol.: Bluetooth® settings (for models withThe audio system’s volume is increased with the navigation system)vehicle speed. Select the “Speed Sensitive Vol.” For details of the “Bluetooth” settings, seeand adjust the effect level with the multi-function “BLUETOOTH® HANDS-FREE PHONE SYS-controller. The Speed Sensitive Volume function TEM (models with navigation system)” later inis turned off when the level is set to “OFF”. this section.Increasing the value will cause the volume toincrease faster with vehicle speed.DivX® Registration Code:The registration code for a device that is used todownload DivX® files will be displayed on thescreen. If a disc is loaded or a USB memory isconnected to the audio system, this function will SAA2554not be activated. ExampleDisplay Album Cover Art: Volume and Beeps settings The display as illustrated will appear whenWhen this item is turned to ON, the album cover pushing the SETTING button, selecting theimage is displayed when playing iPod® or MP3 “Volume & Beeps” key.music files through a CD, DVD or USB memory.When the image is not properly embedded in Audio Volume:the file or device, the image will not be To increase or decrease the audio volume,displayed. select the “Audio Volume” and adjust it withPhone settings the multi-function controller. You can also adjust the audio volume by turning the VOLUMEFor details of the “Phone” settings, see “BLUE- control knob.TOOTH ® HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM(models with navigation system)” later in this Guidance Volume:section. To adjust the guidance voice volume louder or softer, select the “Guidance Volume” and adjust Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-11 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (164,1)it with the multi-function controller. When any mode button is pushed with the screen off, the screen turns on for furtherYou can also adjust the guidance voice volume operation. The screen will turn off automaticallyby turning the VOLUME control knob while voice 5 seconds after the operation is finished.guidance is being announced. To turn on the screen, set this item to the ONRingtone/Incoming Call/Outgoing Call: position, or push and hold the “ OFF”For the details of these items, see “BLUE- button.TOOTH ® HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM . Brightness/Contrast/Background Color(models with navigation system)” later in thissection. To adjust the brightness and contrast of the screen, select the “Brightness” or “Contrast”Switch Beeps: key.When this item is turned to ON, you will hear a Then, you can adjust the brightness to “Darker”beep sound when you use a button. SAA2486 or “Brighter”, and the contrast to “Lower” orGuidance Voice: “Higher” using the multi-function controller. Display settingsWhen this item is turned to ON, you will hear The display as illustrated will appear when For information on the “Background Color” key,voice guidance in the navigation operation or in pushing the SETTING button and selecting the refer to the separate Navigation System Own-other operations. “Display” key. er’s Manual.NOTE: Display Adjustment: For Roadster models:When the voice guidance is being an- To adjust the display settings, select the “Dis- Depending on the driver’s seat position, thenounced during audio playback, turning play Adjustment” key. The following settings are display could be hard to read. Adjust thethe volume knob does not adjust the music available. brightness and contrast of the display on thelevel; it adjusts the guidance volume level. setting screen.If voice guidance is not being heard, . Displayplease check the Guidance Volume level. Color Theme: To turn off the screen, push the ENTER button and turn the “Display” indicator off. The other Choose the theme color of the menu screen method is to push and hold the “ OFF” from “Black”, “Blue” or “Red”. button for more than 2 seconds.4-12 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (165,1) Clock Format (24h): When this item is turned to ON, the 24-hour clock is displayed. When this item is not turned to ON, the 12-hour clock is displayed. Offset (hour)/(min): Adjust the time by increasing or decreasing per hour or per minute. Daylight Saving Time: Turn this item to ON for daylight saving time application. SAA2487 Time Zone: SAA2489 Choose the time zone from the followingClock settings Others settingsThe display as illustrated will appear when . Pacific The Others settings display will appear whenpushing the SETTING button and selecting the . Mountain pushing the SETTING button and selecting the“Clock” key. “Others” key. . CentralOn-screen Clock: The following items are available: . EasternWhen this item is turned to ON, a clock is . Comfortalways displayed in the upper right corner of the . Atlanticscreen. . Language & Units . NewfoundlandThis clock will indicate the time almost exactly . Voice Recognition . Hawaiibecause it is always adjusted by the GPS . Image Viewersystem. . Alaska Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-13 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (166,1) Light Off Delay: all settings to the default. Choose the duration of the automatic headlight off timer from 0, 30, 45, 60, 90, 120, 150 and 180 second periods. Speed Sensing Wiper Interval: When this item is turned to ON, the wiper interval is adjusted automatically according to the vehicle speed. Selective Door Unlock: When this item is turned to ON, only the driver’s door is unlocked first after the door unlock SAA2488 operation. When the door handle request switch Example on the driver’s or front passenger’s side door isComfort settings pushed to be unlocked, only the correspondingThe display as illustrated will appear when door is unlocked first. All the doors can bepushing the SETTING button and selecting the unlocked if the door unlock operation is per-“Others” key, and then selecting the “Comfort” formed again within 60 seconds.key. This key does not appear on the display until When this item is turned to OFF, all the doorsthe ignition switch is pushed to the ON position. will be unlocked after the door unlock operationAuto Interior Illumination: is performed once.When this item is turned to ON, the interior Intelligent Key Lock/Unlock:lights will illuminate if any door is unlocked. When this item is turned to ON, door lock/Light Sensitivity: unlock function by pushing the door handle request switch will be activated.Adjust the sensitivity of the automatic headlightshigher (right) or lower (left). Return All Settings to Default: Select this item and then select “YES” to return4-14 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (167,1) the “9. Technical and consumer information” section. Select Units: Select the “Select Units” key. Choose “US” (Mile, 8F, MPG) or “Metric” (km, 8C, L/100 km) for your favorite display appearance. Voice Recognition settings For details about the “Voice Recognition” settings, see “NISSAN VOICE RECOGNITION SYSTEM (models with navigation system)” later in this section. SAA2490 SAA2491Language & Units settings Image ViewerThe Language & Units settings display will The image files in the USB memory will beappear when pushing the SETTING button, displayed. To display the Image Viewer, push theselecting the “Others” key, and then selecting SETTING button, select the “Other” key andthe “Language & Units” key. then select the “Image Viewer” key. The image of the selected file is displayed on the right side ofSelect Language: the screen.Select the “Select Language” key. Choose When a number of folders are included in the ¸ ˜“English”, “Francais” or “Espanol” for your USB memory, select a folder from the list tofavorite display appearance. display the file list.If you select the “Francais” key, the French ¸ Images will not be shown on the display whilelanguage will be displayed, so please use the the vehicle is in any drive position to reduceFrench Owner’s Manual. To obtain a French driver distraction. To view images, stop theOwner’s Manual, see “OWNER’S MANUAL/ vehicle in a safe location and apply the parkingSERVICE MANUAL ORDER INFORMATION” in brake. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-15 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (168,1) . (Stop) Operating tips: Select the “ ” key to stop the slideshow. . Only files that meet the following conditions will be displayed. . (Next) — Image type: JPEG Select the “ ” key to display the next file. — File Extensions: *.jpg, *jpeg . (Previous) — Maximum Resolution: 2048 6 1536 Select the “ ” key to display the previous pixels file. — Maximum Size: 2-MB Setting the Image Viewer: — Colors: 32768 (15-bit) The Image Viewer setting display will appear when selecting the “Settings” key on the full — Maximum File Name lengths: 253-Bytes SAA2492 screen display. The following settings are available for the full screen display. — Maximum Folders: 500Full Screen Display: — Maximum Images per Folder: 1024 . Slideshow SpeedThe full screen display will appear when select- . If an electronic device (such as a digitaling the “Full Screen Display” key. Select the “Slideshow Speed” key. From the following display, select the changing time camera) is directly connected to the vehicleTo operate the Image Viewer or to change the from 5, 10, 30, 60 seconds or “No Auto using a USB cable, no image will besettings, select the desired key using the multi- Change”. displayed on the screen.function controller. . If the file name is too long, some file names . Slideshow Order. (Start) may not be entirely displayed. Select the “Slideshow Order” key. From the Select the “ ” key to start playing the following display, select “Random” or “Order . When the total number of characters in the slideshow. List”. For “Order List”, the image order is the file name exceeds 100 or if 1 file name in a order of the files as stored on the USB directory exceeds 100 characters, all files memory. will show a shortened 8-character version. The image will still be displayed when selected.4-16 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (169,1)VENTILATORS HEATER AND AIR CONDITIONER WARNING . The air conditioner cooling function operates only when the engine is running. . Do not leave children or adults who would normally require the support of others alone in your vehicle. Pets should not be left alone either. On hot, sunny days, temperatures in a closed vehicle could quickly become high enough to cause severe or SAA2275 SAA2288 possibly fatal injuries to people or animals.CENTER VENTILATORS SIDE VENTILATORS . Do not use the recirculation modeOpen or close, and adjust the air flow direction Open or close, and adjust the air flow direction for long periods as it may cause theof ventilators. of ventilators as illustrated. interior air to become stale and the windows to fog up. Start the engine and operate the heater and air conditioner system. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-17 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (170,1) SAA2493 SAA2277For the models with navigation system, push the 1. “ ” fan speed control dial“STATUS” button to display the heater and air AUTOMATIC AIR CONDITIONER 2. Temperature control dial* (Type A)conditioner status screen. (See “HOW TO USE * The display of degrees:STATUS BUTTON” earlier in this section.) “60-75-90” is used for 8F (US). In your vehicle, the air conditioner system “18-25-32” is used for 8C (Canada). is designed to automatically activate the 3. Air flow control dial cooling function when operating the air 4. “A/C” air conditioner button flow control dial, the “ ” fan speed 5. Intake air control button (“ ” outside air and control dial or the “ ” intake air “ ” air recirculation) control button. (The indicator light on the 6. “ ” rear window defroster button (See “REAR “A/C” button will illuminate.) Push the WINDOW DEFROSTER SWITCH” in the “2. “A/C” button off when the cooling function Instruments and controls” section.) is not necessary.4-18 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (171,1)Automatic operation Heating (A/C OFF): . To quickly remove ice from the outside of the windows, turn the “ ” fanCooling and/or dehumidified heating The air conditioner does not activate. When you speed control dial to the maximum(AUTO): need to heat only, use this mode. position.This mode may be used all year round. The 1. Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial and . As soon as possible after the windshieldsystem works automatically to control the inside air flow control dial to the “AUTO” position. is clean, turn the air flow control dial totemperature, air flow distribution and fan speed (The air conditioner will turn on.) the “AUTO” position to return to the autoafter the preferred temperature is set manually. 2. Push the “A/C” button to turn off the air mode.1. Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial and conditioner. (The “A/C” button indicator light . When the air flow control dial is turned air flow control dial to the “AUTO” position. will turn off.) to the “ ” or “ ” position, the air The air conditioner will automatically turn on. 3. Turn the temperature control dial to set the conditioner will automatically be turned (The “A/C” button indicator light illuminates.) desired temperature. on at outside temperatures above 238F (−58C) to defog the windshield, and the2. Turn the temperature control dial to set the . The temperature of the passenger com- air recirculation mode will automatically desired temperature. partment will be maintained automati- be turned off.. The temperature can be set within the cally. Air flow distribution and fan speed are also controlled automatically. Outside air is drawn into the passenger following range. compartment to improve the defogging — For U.S.: 60 to 908F (16 to 328C) . Do not set the temperature lower than performance. the outside air temperature. Otherwise — For Canada: 64 to 908F (18 to 328C) the system may not work properly. Manual operation. The temperature of the passenger compart- . Not recommended if windows fog up. Fan speed control: ment will be maintained automatically. Air flow distribution and fan speed are also Dehumidified defrosting or defogging: Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial clockwise controlled automatically. (+) or counterclockwise (−) to manually control 1. Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial to the the fan speed.A visible mist may be seen coming from the desired position.ventilators in hot, humid conditions as the air is Turn the dial to the “AUTO” position to return to 2. Turn the air flow control dial to the “ ” automatic control of the fan speed.cooled rapidly. This does not indicate a mal- position.function. 3. Turn the temperature control dial to set the desired temperature. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-19 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (172,1)Air recirculation: Air flow control:Push the “ ” intake air control button to Turning the air flow control dial selects the airrecirculate interior air inside the vehicle. The outlet to:indicator light on the “ ” side will come on. : Air flows from center and side ventila-The air recirculation mode cannot be activated tors.when the air conditioner is in the front defrostingmode “ ”. : Air flows from center and side ventila- tors and foot outlets.Outside air circulation: : Air flows mainly from foot outlets.Push the “ ” intake air control button todraw outside air into the passenger compart- : Air flows from defroster and foot out-ment. The indicator light on the “ ” side will lets.come on. : Air flows mainly from defroster outlets.Automatic intake air control: To turn the system offIn the AUTO mode, the intake air will be Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial to thecontrolled automatically. To manually control “OFF” position.the intake air, push the “ ” intake aircontrol button. To return to the automatic controlmode, push the “ ” intake air controlbutton for approximately 2 seconds. The indi-cator lights (both air recirculation and outside aircirculation sides) will flash twice, and then theintake air will be controlled automatically.4-20 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (173,1) 1. “A/C” air conditioner ON/OFF button/“ ” fan speed control dial 2. “ ” front defroster button 3. “ ” intake air control button 4. “AUTO” automatic air conditioner ON button/ Temperature control dial 5. “ ” rear window defroster button (See “REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER SWITCH” in the “2. Instruments and controls” section.) 6. “MODE” manual air flow control button 7. “OFF” button AUTOMATIC AIR CONDITIONER (Type B/Type C) SAA2278 Automatic operationType B Cooling and/or dehumidified heating (AUTO): This mode may be used all year round. The system works automatically to control the inside temperature, air flow distribution and fan speed after the preferred temperature is set manually. 1. Push the “AUTO” button on. (The indicator on the button will illuminate and AUTO will be displayed.) 2. Turn the temperature control dial to set the desired temperature. . The temperature can be set within the SAA2876 following range.Type C Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-21 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (174,1) — For U.S.: 60 to 908F (16 to 328C) . Not recommended if windows fog up. control of the fan speed. — For Canada: 64 to 908F (18 to 328C) Dehumidified defrosting or defogging: Air recirculation:. The temperature of the passenger compart- 1. Push the “ ” front defroster button. (The Push the “ ” intake air control button to ment will be maintained automatically. Air indicator light on the button will come on.) recirculate interior air inside the vehicle. The flow distribution and fan speed will also be indicator light “ ” will come on. controlled automatically. 2. Turn the temperature control dial to set the desired temperature. The air recirculation mode cannot be activatedA visible mist may be seen coming from the when the air conditioner is in the front defrostingventilators in hot, humid conditions as the air is . To quickly remove ice from the outside of the mode “ ”.cooled rapidly. This does not indicate a mal- windows, turn the “ ” fan speed controlfunction. dial and set it to the maximum position. Outside air circulation:Heating (A/C OFF): . As soon as possible after the windshield is Push the “ ” intake air control button to clean, push the “AUTO” button to return to change the air circulation from the intake air toThe air conditioner does not activate in this the auto mode. the outside air. The indicator light “ ” will turnmode. When you need to heat only, use this off.mode. . When the “ ” front defroster button is pushed, the air conditioner will automatically Automatic air intake control:1. Push the “AUTO” button on. be turned on at outside temperatures above 238F (−58C) to defog the windshield, and In the AUTO mode, the intake air will be2. Push the “A/C” button. (The A/C indicator the air recirculate mode will automatically be controlled automatically. To manually control will turn off.) turned off. the intake air, push the “ ” intake air control button. To return to the automatic control mode,3. Turn the temperature control dial to set the Outside air is drawn into the passenger push the “ ” intake air control button for desired temperature. compartment to improve the defogging approximately 2 seconds. The indicator lights. The temperature of the passenger compart- performance. will flash twice, and then the intake air will be ment will be maintained automatically. Air controlled automatically. flow distribution and fan speed are also Manual operation Air flow control: controlled automatically. Fan speed control: Pushing the “MODE” manual air flow control. Do not set the temperature lower than the Turn the “ ” fan speed control dial to button selects the air outlet to: outside air temperature. Otherwise the manually control the fan speed. system may not work properly. Push the “AUTO” button to return to automatic4-22 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (175,1) : Air flows from center and side ventila- OPERATING TIPS tors. When the engine coolant temperature and : Air flows from center and side ventila- outside air temperature are low, the air flow tors and foot outlets. from the foot outlets may not operate for a maximum of 150 seconds. This is not a : Air flows mainly from foot outlets. malfunction. After the coolant temperature : Air flows from defroster and foot out- warms up, air will flow normally from the foot lets. outlets.To turn the system off The sensors * and * on the instrument A BPush the “OFF” button. panel helps maintain a constant temperature. Do not put anything on or around this sensor. IN-CABIN MICROFILTER SAA2324 The air conditioning system is equipped with an in-cabin microfilter which collects dirt, pollen, dust, etc. To make sure the air conditioner heats, defogs, and ventilates efficiently, replace the filter in accordance with the maintenance schedule in the NISSAN Service and Mainte- nance Guide. To replace the filter, contact a NISSAN dealer. The filter should be replaced if air flow is extremely decreased or when windows fog up easily when operating heater or air conditioning system. Replacement interval: Every 15,000 miles (24,000 km) or 1 year SAA2315 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-23 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (176,1) AUDIO SYSTEMSERVICING AIR CONDITIONER AUDIO OPERATION PRECAUTIONS function in your NISSAN radio system.The air conditioning system in your NISSAN is Radio Reception conditions will constantly changecharged with a refrigerant designed with the because of vehicle movement. Buildings, terrain,environment in mind. This refrigerant will not Push the ignition switch to the ACC or ON signal distance and interference from otherharm the earth’s ozone layer. However, position and push the radio band select button vehicles can work against ideal reception.special charging equipment and lubricant are to turn on the radio. If you listen to the radio with Described below are some of the factors thatrequired when servicing your NISSAN air con- the engine not running, the ignition switch can affect your radio reception.ditioner. Using improper refrigerants or lubri- should be pushed to the ACC position.cants will cause severe damage to your air Some cellular phones or other devices may Radio reception is affected by station signalconditioning system. (See “CAPACITIES AND cause interference or a buzzing noise to come strength, distance from radio transmitter, build-RECOMMENDED FUEL/LUBRICANTS” in the from the audio system speakers. Storing the ings, bridges, mountains and other external“9. Technical and consumer information” section device in a different location may reduce or influences. Intermittent changes in receptionfor air conditioning system refrigerant and eliminate the noise. quality normally are caused by these externallubricant recommendations.) influences.Your NISSAN dealer will be able to service your Using a cellular phone in or near theenvironmentally friendly air conditioning system. vehicle may influence radio reception quality. WARNING Radio reception: The system contains refrigerant under Your NISSAN radio system is equipped with high pressure. To avoid personal injury, state-of-the-art electronic circuits to enhance any air conditioner service should be radio reception. These circuits are designed to done only by an experienced technician extend reception range, and to enhance the with the proper equipment. quality of that reception. However there are some general characteristics of both FM and AM radio signals that can affect radio reception quality in a moving vehicle, even when the finest equipment is used. These characteristics are completely normal in a given reception area, and do not indicate any mal-4-24 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (177,1) Static and flutter: During signal interference from Satellite radio reception (if so equipped): buildings, large hills or due to antenna position, usually in conjunction with increased distance When the satellite radio is used for the first time from the station transmitter, static or flutter can or the battery has been replaced, the satellite be heard. This can be reduced by lowering the radio may not work properly. This is not a treble setting to reduce the treble response. malfunction. Wait more than 10 minutes with the satellite radio ON and the vehicle outside of any Multipath reception: Because of the reflective metal or large building for the satellite radio to characteristics of FM signals, direct and re- receive all of the necessary data. flected signals reach the receiver at the same time. The signals may cancel each other, The satellite radio mode requires an active XM® resulting in momentary flutter or loss of sound. Satellite Radio subscription. The satellite radio is not available in Alaska, Hawaii and Guam. AM radio reception: The satellite radio performance may be affected SAA0306 AM signals, because of their low frequency, can if cargo carried on the roof blocks the satellite bend around objects and skip along the ground. radio signal.FM radio reception: In addition, the signals can be bounced off the ionosphere and bent back to earth. Because of If possible, do not put cargo near the satelliteRange: FM range is normally limited to 25 to 30 these characteristics. AM signals are also antenna.miles (40 to 48 km), with monaural (single subject to interference as they travel from A build up of ice on the satellite radio antennachannel) FM having slightly more range than transmitter to receiver. can affect satellite radio performance. Removestereo FM. External influences may sometimes the ice to restore satellite radio reception.interfere with FM station reception even if the Fading: Occurs while the vehicle is passingFM station is within 25 miles (40 km). The through freeway underpasses or in areas withstrength of the FM signal is directly related to the many tall buildings. It can also occur for severaldistance between the transmitter and receiver. seconds during ionospheric turbulence even inFM signals follow a line-of-sight path, exhibiting areas where no obstacles exist.many of the same characteristics as light. For Static: Caused by thunderstorms, electricalexample they will reflect off objects. power lines, electric signs and even traffic lights.Fade and drift: As your vehicle moves away froma station transmitter, the signals will tend to fadeand/or drift. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-25 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (178,1) . During cold weather or rainy days, the player — CDs with a paper label may malfunction due to the humidity. If this occurs, remove the CD and dehumidify or — CDs that are warped, scratched, or have ventilate the player completely. abnormal edges . The player may skip while driving on rough . This audio system can only play prerecorded roads. CDs. It has no capabilities to record or burn CDs. . The CD player sometimes cannot function when the passenger compartment tempera- . If the CD cannot be played, one of the ture is extremely high. Decrease the tem- following messages will be displayed. perature before use. CHECK DISC: . Only use high quality 4.7 in (12 cm) round — Confirm that the CD is inserted correctly discs that have the “COMPACT disc DIGI- (the label side is facing up, etc.). TAL AUDIO” logo on the disc or packaging. — Confirm that the CD is not bent or warped . Do not expose the CD to direct sunlight. and it is free of scratches. . CDs that are of poor quality, dirty, scratched, PUSH EJECT: covered with fingerprints, or that have pin holes may not work properly. This is an error due to the temperature inside the player is too high. Remove the CD by . The following CDs may not work properly: pushing the EJECT button, and after a short — Copy control compact discs (CCCD) time reinsert the CD. The CD can be played when the temperature of the player returns SAA0480 — Recordable compact discs (CD-R) to normal.Compact Disc (CD) player — Rewritable compact discs (CD-RW) UNPLAYABLE:. Do not force a compact disc into the CD insert slot. This could damage the CD and/ . Do not use the following CDs as they may The file is unplayable in this audio system or CD changer/player. cause the CD player to malfunction. (only MP3 or WMA CD).. Trying to load a CD with the CD door closed — 3.1 in (8 cm) discs could damage the CD and/or CD changer. — CDs that are not round4-26 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (179,1) may malfunction due to humidity. If this DL) occurs, remove the CD/DVD and dehumidify or ventilate the player completely. . Do not use the following CD/DVDs as they may cause the CD/DVD player to malfunc- . The player may skip while driving on rough tion. roads. — 3.1 in (8 cm) discs . The CD/DVD player sometimes cannot function when the passenger compartment — CD/DVDs that are not round temperature is extremely high. Decrease the — CD/DVDs with a paper label temperature before use. — CD/DVDs that are warped, scratched or . Only use high quality 4.7 in (12 cm) round have abnormal edges discs that have the “COMPACT disc DIGI- TAL AUDIO” or “DVD Video” logo on the — This audio system can only play prere- disc or packaging. corded CD/DVDs. It has no capabilities to record or burn CD/DVDs. . Do not expose the CD/DVD to direct sunlight. . If the CD/DVD cannot be played, one of the following messages will be displayed. . CD/DVDs that are of poor quality, dirty, scratched, covered with fingerprints, or that Disc Read Error: have pinholes may not work properly. — Confirm that the CD/DVD is inserted . The following CD/DVDs are not guaranteed correctly (the label side is facing up, etc.). to play: — Confirm that the CD/DVD is not bent or LHA0484 — Copy control compact discs (CCCD) warped and it is free of scratches.DVD (Digital Versatile Disc) player — Recordable compact discs (CD-R) Please Eject Disc:(models with navigation system). Do not force a compact disc into the CD/ — Rewritable compact discs (CD-RW) — This may be an error due to the tempera- DVD insert slot. This could damage the CD/ ture inside the player being too high. — Recordable DVDs (DVD+R, DVD+R Remove the CD/DVD by pushing the DVD player. DL) EJECT button, and after a short time. During cold weather or rainy days, the player reinsert the CD/DVD. The CD/DVD can — Rewritable DVDs (DVD+RW, DVD+RW Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-27 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (180,1) be played when the temperature of the . Modifying or disassembling is prohibited. There are some USB devices which may not player returns to normal. If the error be supported with this system. persists, consult your local dealership. . Dolby digital is manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories, Inc. . Make sure that the USB device is connected Unplayable File: correctly into the USB connector. . Dolby and the double D mark “ ” are — The file may be copy protected. trademarks of Dolby Laboratories, Inc. . Do not force the memory stick or USB cable into the USB connector. This could damage — The file is not MP3, WMA, AAC, M4A or . DTS and DTS Digital Surround “ ” are the connector. DivX® type. registered trademarks of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. . During cold weather or rainy days, the player Region Invalid: may malfunction due to humidity. If this Parental level (parental control): occurs, remove the USB device and dehu- — The DVD is not for region 1 or all regions. Use DVDs with a region code “1”, “ALL” DVDs with the parental control setting can be midify or ventilate the USB player comple- or “1 included” for your DVD entertain- played with this system. Please use your own tely. ment system. (The region code * is A judgement to set the parental control with the . The USB player sometimes cannot function displayed as a small symbol printed on system. when the passenger compartment tempera- the top of the DVD * .) This vehicle- B ture is extremely high. Decrease the tem- installed DVD player cannot play DVDs Disc selection: perature before use. with a region code other than “1” or The following disc formats can be played with “ALL”. the DVD drive. . Do not leave USB memory in a place prone to static electricity or where the air condi-Copyright and trademark: . DVD-VIDEO tioner blows directly. The data in the USB. The technology protected by the U.S. patent memory may be damaged. . VIDEO-CD and other intellectual property rights owned . The vehicle is not equipped with a USB by Macrovision Corporation and other right . CD-DA (Conventional Compact Disc) memory stick. holders is adopted for this system. . DTS-CD . A USB device cannot be formatted with this. This copyright protected technology cannot system. To format a USB device, use a be used without a permit from Macrovision USB (Universal Serial Bus) (models with navigation system) personal computer. Corporation. It is limited to be personal use, etc., as long as the permit from Macrovision This system supports various USB memory . Partitioned USB devices may not be played Corporation is not issued. sticks, USB hard drives and iPod® players. correctly.4-28 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (181,1). Some characters used in other languages . An incorrect song title may appear when the . AAC/M4A — Advanced Audio Coding (Chinese, Japanese, etc.) are not displayed Play Mode is changed while using the iPod® (AAC) is a lossy audio compression format. properly on the vehicle center screen. Using nano (2nd Generation) Audio files that have been encoded with English language characters with a USB AAC are generally smaller in size and deliver device is recommended. iPod® is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in a higher quality of sound than MP3. the U.S. and other countries.. Do not connect a USB device if a connector . ATRAC3, ATRAC3 Plus - Adaptive Trans- or cable is wet. Allow the cable and/or Compressed Audio Files (MP3/WMA/ form Acoustic Coding (ATRAC) is a lossy connectors to dry completely before con- AAC/ATRAC3) audio compression format developed by necting the USB device. If the connector is Sony. exposed to fluids other than water, evapora- Explanation of terms: . Bit rate — Bit rate denotes the number of tive residue may cause a short between the . MP3 — MP3 is short for Moving Pictures connector pins. bits per second used by a digital music file. Experts Group Audio Layer 3. MP3 is the The size and quality of a compressed digital most well known compressed digital audio. Large video podcast files cause slow audio file is determined by the bit rate used file format. This format allows for near “CD responses in an iPod®. The vehicle center when encoding the file. quality” sound, but at a fraction of the size of display may momentarily black out, but it will soon recover. normal audio files. MP3 conversion of an . Sampling frequency — Sampling frequency audio track can reduce the file size by is the rate at which the samples of a signal. If an iPod® automatically selects large video approximately a 10:1 ratio (Sampling: 44.1 are converted from analog to digital (A/D podcast files while in the shuffle mode, the kHz, Bit rate: 128 kbps) with virtually no conversion) per second. vehicle center display may momentarily perceptible loss in quality. The compression black out, but it will soon recover. reduces certain parts of sound that seem . Multisession — Multisession is one of the inaudible to most people. methods for writing data to media. Writing. Audiobooks may not play in the same order data once to the media is called a single as they appear on an iPod®. . WMA — Windows Media Audio (WMA) is a session, and writing more than once is compressed audio format created by Micro- called a multisession.. An iPod® nano (1st Generation) may remain soft as an alternative to MP3. The WMA in fast forward or rewind mode if it is codec offers greater file compression than . ID3/WMA Tag — The ID3/WMA tag is the connected during a seek operation. In this the MP3 codec, enabling storage of more part of the encoded MP3 or WMA file that case, please manually reset the iPod®. digital audio tracks in the same amount of contains information about the digital music space when compared to MP3s at the same file such as song title, artist, album title,. An iPod® nano (2nd Generation) will con- encoding bit rate, track time duration, etc. tinue to fast forward or rewind if it is level of quality. ID3 tag information is displayed on the disconnected during a seek operation. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-29 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (182,1) Album/Artist/Track title line on the display. . The playback order is the order in which the ® ® files were written by the writing software, so* Windows and Windows Media are regis- the files might not play in the desired order.tered trademarks or trademarks of MicrosoftCorporation in the United States of America . Music playback order of compressed audioand/or other countries. files is as illustrated in the next figure. SAA2494 Playback order: . The folder names of folders not containing compressed audio files are not shown in the display. . If there is a file in the top level of a disc/USB, “Root Folder” is displayed.4-30 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (183,1)Specification chart:Supported media CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+R DL, USB2.0 CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+R DL: ISO9660 LEVEL1, ISO9660 LEVEL2, Romeo, Joliet * ISO9660 Level 3 (packet writing) is not supported.Supported file systems * Files saved using the Live File System component (on a Windows Vista-based computer) are not supported. UDF Bridge (UDF1.02+ISO9660), UDF1.5, UDF2.0 * VDF1.5/VDF2.0 (packet writing) is not supported. USB memory: FAT16, FAT32 Version MPEG1 Audio Layer 3 MP3 Sampling frequency 8 kHz - 48 kHz Bit rate 8 kbps - 320 kbps, VBR*4 Version WMA7, WMA8, WMA9Supported WMA*2 Sampling frequency 32 kHz - 48 kHzversions*1 Bit rate 32 kbps - 192 kbps, VBR*4 Version MPEG-AAC AAC Sampling frequency 8 kHz - 96 kHz Bit rate 16 kbps - 320 kbps, VBR*4 ATRAC Version ATRAC3, ATRAC3 Plus ID3 tag VER1.0, VER1.1, VER2.2, VER2.3, VER2.4 (MP3 only)Tag information (Song title and Artist name) WMA tag (WMA only) With navigation system: Folder levels: 8, Folders: 255 (including root folder), Files: 512 (Max. 255 files for one folder)Folder levels Without navigation system: Folder levels: 8, Folders and files: 999 (Max. 255 files for one folder) Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-31 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (184,1) With navigation system: 100 characters Text character number limitation Without navigation system: 64 characters 01: ASCII, 02: ISO-8859-1, 03: UNICODE (UTF-16 BOM Big Endian), 04: UNICODE (UTF-16 Non-BOM Big Displayable character codes*3 Endian), 05: UNICODE (UTF-8), 06: UNICODE (Non-UTF-16 BOM Little Endian), 07: SHIFT-JIS*1 Files created with a combination of 48 kHz sampling frequency and 64 kbps bit rate cannot be played.*2 Protected WMA files (DRM) cannot be played.*3 Available codes depend on what kind of media, versions and information are going to be displayed.*4 When VBR files are played, the playback time may not be displayed correctly.4-32 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (185,1)Troubleshooting guide: Symptom Cause and Countermeasure Check if the disc or USB device was inserted correctly. Check if the disc is scratched or dirty. Check if there is condensation inside the player, and if there is, wait until the condensation is gone (about 1 hour) before using the player. If there is a temperature increase error, the player will play correctly after it returns to the normal temperature. If there is a mixture of music CD files (CD-DA data) and compressed audio files on a CD, only the music CD files (CD-DA data) will be played.Cannot play Files with extensions other than “.MP3 (.mp3)”, “.WMA (.wma)”, “.AAC (.aac)”, “.M4A (.m4a)”, or “.AA3 (.aa3)” cannot be played. In addition, the character codes and number of characters for folder names and file names should be in compliance with the specifications. Check if the disc or the file is generated in an irregular format. This may occur depending on the variation or the setting of compressed audio writing applications or other text editing applications. Check if the finalization process, such as session close and disc close, is done for the disc. Check if the disc or USB device is protected by copyright.Poor sound quality Check if the disc is scratched or dirty.It takes a relatively long time before If there are many folder or file levels on the disc or USB device, some time may be required before the music starts playing.the music starts playing. The writing software and hardware combination might not match, or the writing speed, writing depth, writing width, etc., might notMusic cuts off or skips match the specifications. Try using the slowest writing speed.Skipping with high bit rate files Skipping may occur with large quantities of data, such as for high bit rate data.Move immediately to the next song If an unsupported compressed audio file has been given a supported extension like .MP3, or when play is prohibited by copyrightwhen playing. protection, the player will skip to the next song.The songs do not play back in the The playback order is the order in which the files were written by the writing software, so the files might not play in the desired order.desired order. Random/Shuffle may be active on the audio system or on a USB device. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-33 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (186,1)Compressed Video Files (models with Requirement for Supporting Video Play-navigation system) back:Explanation of terms: Media CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+RW DL, USB 2.0 Memory. ® ® DivX - DivX refers to the DivX codec ® File Systems CD, ISO9660 LEVEL1, ISO9660 LEVEL2, Romeo, Joliet, UDF Bridge owned by DivX, Inc. used for a lossy CD-R, (UDF1.02+ISO9660), UDF1.5, UDF2.0 compression of video based on MPEG-4. CD-RW, - ISO9660 Level 3 (packet writing) is not supported. DVD,. AVI - AVI stands for Audio Video Interleave. DVD+R, - Files saved using the Live File System component (on a Windows It is a standard file format originated by DVD+RW, Vista-based computer) are not supported. Microsoft Corporation. A “.divx” encoded file DVD+RW DL - VDF1.5/VDF2.0 (packet writing) is not supported. can be saved into the “.avi” file format for USB Memory FAT16, FAT32 playback on this system if it meets the File Types .divx, .avi Video Codecs DivX3, DivX4, DivX5, DivX6 requirements stated in the table in this section. However, not all the “.avi” files are Audio Codecs MP3, MPEG2.5 Audio Layer3, AC3, LPCM playable on this system since different .asf Video Codec ISO-MPEG4 encodings can be used than the DivX® Audio Codec G.726 codec. Bit Rates .divx, .avi Maximum Average 4Mbps. ASF - ASF stands for Advanced Systems Maximum Peak 8Mbps Format. It is a file format owned by Microsoft Corporation. Note: Only “.asf” files that meet Resolution .divx, .avi Minimum 32 6 32 the requirements stated in the table in this Maximum 720 6 480 section can be played. .asf Minimum 32 6 32. Bit rate — Bit rate denotes the number of Maximum 720 6 576 bits per second used by a digital video file. The size and quality of a compressed digital audio file is determined by the bit rate used when encoding the file.4-34 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (187,1)Bluetooth® Audio player (models with quicker than usual. . A mark indicating jumping sounds is dis-navigation system) played if jumping sounds are recorded. . ® This system supports the Bluetooth Audio. Some Bluetooth® audio devices may not be Distribution Profile (A2DP, AVRCP). . No sounds may be recorded if jumping recognized by the in-vehicle audio system. sounds occurs or the disc is in poor . ® BLUETOOTH is a trademark owned by condition.. It is necessary to set up the wireless Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and licensed to Clarion connection between a compatible Blue- Co., Ltd. . Tracks that include Serial Copy Manage- tooth® audio device and the in-vehicle ment System (SCMS) are not recorded. Bluetooth® module before using the Blue- tooth® audio player. . If a compact disc is scratched or dirty, it may Music Box hard drive not be recorded, jumping sounds may occur. Operating procedure of the Bluetooth ® Recording: or it may take a long time to record. audio player will vary depending on the device. Make sure it is understood how to . Note that data that is lost and not stored to Automatic title download: operate an audio device before using it with the hard disk drive due to system damage, . The title information that is automatically this system. improper operation or malfunction is not downloaded may differ from the actual title. under warranty.. The Bluetooth® audio player may be stopped . When newly released compact discs are under the following conditions: . Vehicle owners are not permitted to record recorded, their title information may not be music without permission of the owner of downloaded. — Receiving a hands-free call. the copyright except for personal use. — Checking the connection to the hands- . The title information in the hard disk can be . Check if the music is appropriately recorded updated. (See “Playing recorded songs” free phone. to the hard disk drive after recording when later in this section.). Do not place a Bluetooth® audio device in an the compact disc cannot be rerecorded. area surrounded by metal or far away from . Some music cannot be recorded depending the in-vehicle Bluetooth® module to prevent on the disc condition due to high-speed tone quality degradation and wireless con- recording. nection disruption. . Jumping sounds may be recorded when a. While an audio device is connected through compact disc is recorded while driving on a Bluetooth® wireless connection, the bat- rough roads and excessive vibration occurs. tery power of the device may discharge Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-35 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (188,1) 13. RPT (repeat) button 14. TUNE/FF·REW button FM-AM RADIO WITH COMPACT DISC (CD) PLAYER For all operation precautions, see “AUDIO OPERATION PRECAUTIONS” earlier in this section. Audio main operation Head unit: The auto loudness circuit enhances the low and high frequency ranges automatically in both radio reception and CD playback. ON·OFF/Volume control: Place the ignition switch in the ACC or ON position, and then push the PWR button while the system is off to call up the mode (radio, CD or AUX) which was playing immediately before the system was turned off. While the system is on, pushing the PWR button turns the system SAA2742 off. Turn the VOL control knob to adjust the volume.1. FM·AM radio band select button 7. MENU button2. CD EJECT button 8. SEEK/APS (automatic program search) FF (fast forward)·APS REW (rewind) button MENU button:3. CD button4. Station and preset select buttons 9. RDM (random) button Push the MENU button to change the selecting5. Audio display 10. PWR (power) button/VOL (volume) control knob mode as follows.6. AUX (auxiliary) button 11. SCAN tuning button 12. AUX IN jack4-36 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (189,1) The last station played will also come on when station. the PWR button is pushed to ON. to Station memory operations: If another audio source is playing when the radioPush the TUNE or or SEEK or Twelve stations can be set for the FM band (6 band select button is pushed, the audio source button to adjust Bass, Treble, Fade and each for FM1 and FM2) and 6 stations can be will automatically be turned off and the last radioBalance to the desired level. Fade adjusts the set for the AM band. station played will come on.sound level between the front and rear speakersand Balance adjusts the sound between the When the stereo broadcast signal is weak, the 1. Choose the radio band AM, FM1 or FM2right and left speakers. radio will automatically change from stereo to using the radio band select button. monaural reception. 2. Tune to the desired station using the SEEK,Once you have adjusted the sound quality to thedesired level, push the MENU button repeatedly SCAN or TUNE button.until the radio or CD display reappears (normal TUNE (Tuning): 3. Select the desired station and push andmode). Otherwise, the radio or CD display will Push the TUNE button or for manual hold the desired station preset buttons 1 toautomatically reappear after approximately 10 tuning. 6 until a beep sound is heard. (The radioseconds. mutes when the select button is pushed.)For information about adjusting the clock dis- SEEK tuning: 4. The station indicator will then come on andplay, see “TRIPLE METER” in the “2. Instruments the sound will resume. Memorizing is nowand controls” section. Push the SEEK button or to tune from complete. low to high or high to low frequencies and toFM-AM radio operation stop at the next broadcasting station. 5. Other buttons can be set in the same manner. Radio (FM/AM) band select: SCAN tuning: If the battery cable is disconnected, or if the fusePushing the radio band select button will Push the SCAN tuning button to tune from low blows, the radio memory will be erased. In thatchange the band as follows: to high frequencies and stops at each broad- case, reset the desired stations. casting station for 5 seconds. Pushing theAM ? FM1 ? FM2 ? AM button again during this 5 seconds period will Compact Disc (CD) player operation stop SCAN tuning and the radio will remain Place the ignition switch in the ACC or ONWhen the radio band select button is pushed tuned to that station. position, and insert the CD into the slot with thewhile the ignition switch is in the ACC or ON label side facing up. The CD will be guidedposition, the radio will come on at the station last If the SCAN tuning button is not pushed within 5 automatically into the slot and start playing.played. seconds, SCAN tuning moves to the next Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-37 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (190,1)After loading the disc, the number of tracks on being played, the CD will play while fast RPT button:the disc will appear on the display. forwarding or rewinding. 1 Disc Repeat (Normal play) ↔ 1 Track RepeatIf the radio is already operating, it will auto- When the button is released, the CD will returnmatically turn off and the CD will play. to normal play speed. RDM button:If the system has been turned off while the CD 1 Disc Repeat (Normal play) ↔ 1 Disc Randomwas playing, pushing the PWR button will start APS (Automatic Program Search) The display shows the following symbols:the CD. FF, APS REW: (No mark): 1 Disc RepeatMP3 or WMA CDs are not supported with this When the (APS FF) of the SEEK button is 1: 1 Track RepeatCD player. If an MP3 or WMA CD is inserted pushed while the CD is being played, the nextinto the slot, the counter on the audio display track or the current track on the CD will start to RDM: 1 Disc Randomautomatically advances without sound. However play from its beginning. Push several times tothis is a specification of the CD mechanism and skip through tracks. The CD will advance the CD EJECT:not a malfunction. number of times the button is pushed. (When the last track on the CD is skipped through, the When the CD EJECT button is pushed with theDo not use 3.1 in (8 cm) discs. first track will be played.) CD loaded, the CD will be ejected. CD PLAY: When the (APS REW) button is pushed, When this button is pushed while the CD is the track being played returns to its beginning. being played, the CD will come out and theWhen the CD button is pushed with the system Push several times to skip back through tracks. system will turn off.off and the CD loaded, the system will turn on The CD will go back the number of times theand the CD will start to play. If the CD comes out and is not removed, it button is pushed. will be pulled back into the slot to protectWhen the CD button is pushed with the CD it.loaded and the radio playing, the radio will REPEAT (RPT)/RANDOMautomatically be turned off and the CD will start (RDM) play: SCAN tuning:to play. When the RPT or RDM button is pushed while a When the SCAN tuning button is pushed while CD is being played, the play pattern can be the CD is being played, the beginning of all the FF (Fast Forward), REW (Rewind): changed as follows: tracks of the CDs will be played for 10 secondsWhen the (fast forward) or (rewind) of in sequence.the TUNE button is pushed while the CD is4-38 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (191,1)Pushing the button again during this 10 secondperiod will stop SCAN tuning.If the SCAN tuning button is not pushed within10 seconds, SCAN tuning continues to move tothe next CD track.AUX (Auxiliary) inputAUX IN jack:The AUX IN jack is located on the audio unit.The AUX IN audio input jack accepts anystandard analog audio input such as from aportable cassette tape/CD player, MP3 player orlaptop computer. AUX (Auxiliary) button:Push the AUX button to play a compatibledevice when it is plugged into the AUX IN jack.When the AUX button is pushed with no deviceplugged into the jack, the audio system does notchange to the AUX mode (the AUX button isinvalid). Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-39 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (192,1) 12. SCAN tuning button 13. ON·OFF button/ VOL (volume) control knob 14. DISC button 15. RPT (repeat) button 16. AUX (auxiliary) button 17. RDM (random) button 18. AUX IN jack 19. TUNE the CH (channel) or FOLDER/FF·REW button SAA22801. CD EJECT button 7. SEEK the TRACK, CAT (category) or FILE/APS2. DISP (display) button (automatic program search) FF (fast forward)·APS REW (rewind) button3. Radio station preset/CD select buttons 8. MUTE button4. Audio display 9. FM·AM band select button5. SCRL (scroll) button 10. AUDIO button6. LOAD button 11. SAT (satellite) band select button4-40 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (193,1)FM-AM-SAT RADIO WITH COMPACT system is on, pushing the ON·OFF button turns FM-AM-SAT radio operationDISC (CD) CHANGER (models without the system off.navigation system) Turn the VOL control knob to adjust the volume. radio (FM/AM) band select:For all operation precautions, see “AUDIOOPERATION PRECAUTIONS” earlier in this Pushing the radio band select button will MUTE button: change the band as follows:section.The satellite radio mode requires an active XM Push the button to mute the audio sound. AM ? FM1 ? FM2 ? AMSatellite Radio subscription. The satellite radio is Push the button again to release the mute.not available in Alaska, Hawaii and Guam. radio (SAT) band select: Adjusting tone quality and speaker bal-It may take some time to receive the activation ance: Pushing the radio band select button willsignal after subscribing to the XM Satellite change the band as follows:Radio. After receiving the activation signal, an To adjust Bass, Treble, Balance and Fade, pushavailable channel list will be automatically the Audio button. When the display shows the XM1 ? XM2 ? XM3 ? XM1updated in the radio. For XM, push the ignition setting you want to change (Bass, Treble, Balance and Fade), push the SEEK or TUNE When the radio band select button is pushedswitch from LOCK to ACC to update the while the ignition switch is in the ACC or ONchannel list. button to set the desired setting. position, the radio will come on at the channelAudio main operation These items can also be adjusted by pushing last played. the AUDIO button.Head unit: The last channel played will also come on when . Speed Sensitive Vol. the ON·OFF button is pushed to ON.The auto loudness circuit enhances the low andhigh frequency ranges automatically in both Sound volume is increased according to the The satellite radio mode requires an active XMradio reception and CD playback. vehicle speed. Choose the effect level from Satellite Radio subscription. The satellite radio is “HIGH”, “MID”, “LOW” or “OFF”. not available in Alaska, Hawaii and Guam.ON·OFF/Volume control: . Beep tuning If another audio source is playing when the radioPush the ignition switch to the ACC or ON band select button is turned to ON, the audioposition, and then push the ON·OFF button When this item is turned to ON, you will hear source will automatically be turned off and thewhile the system is off to call up the mode (radio, a beep sound when you use a button. last radio channel played will come on.CD or AUX) which was playing immediatelybefore the system was turned off. While the When the stereo broadcast signal is weak, the radio will automatically change from stereo to Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-41 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (194,1)monaural reception. SAT tuner is connected.) 2. Tune to the desired station/channel using the SEEK, SCAN or TUNE button. . OFF AIR (Broadcasting signed off) TUNE (Tuning): 3. Push and hold the desired radio station . CHECK ANTENNA (Antenna connection preset button * to * until a beep sound. For AM and FM radio error) 1 6 is heard. (The radio mutes when the select Push the TUNE button or for . LOADING (When the initial setting is button is pushed.) manual tuning. performed) 4. The station indicator will then come on and. For XM Satellite Radio . UPDATING (When the satellite radio sub- the sound will resume. Memorizing is now Push the TUNE button or to seek scription is not active) complete. channels from all of the categories when any 5. Other buttons can be set in the same CAT is not selected. SCAN tuning: manner. Push the SCAN tuning button to tune from low If the battery cable is disconnected, or if the fuse SEEK tuning/CATEGORY to high frequencies and stop at each broad- opens, the radio memory will be erased. In that (CAT): casting station/channel for 5 seconds. Pushing case, reset the desired stations. the button again during this 5 seconds period. For AM and FM radio will stop SCAN tuning and the radio will remain RADIO DISPLAY change: Push the SEEK button or to tune tuned to that station/channel. from low to high or high to low frequencies When the DISP button is pushed while the radio If the SCAN tuning button is not pushed within 5 is being played, the audio display will change as and to stop at the next broadcasting station. seconds, SCAN tuning moves to the next follows:. For XM Satellite Radio station/channel. Push the SEEK button or to tune * 1 to * 6 Station memory operations: to the first channel of the next or previous Eighteen stations/channels can be set for the category. SAT band (6 each for XM1, XM2 and XM3),During satellite radio reception, the following twelve can be set for the FM band (6 each for Compact Disc (CD) changer operationnotices will be displayed under certain condi- FM1 and FM2), and 6 can be set for the AM Push the ignition switch to the ACC or ONtions. band. position, push the LOAD button and insert the CD into the slot with the label side facing up.. NO SIGNAL (No signal is received while the 1. Choose the radio band using the radio band The CD will be guided automatically into the slot select button.4-42 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (195,1)and start playing. automatically be turned off and the CD will start to play. FF (Fast Forward), REW (Re-After loading the CD, the number of tracks on wind):the CD and the play time will appear on the When the DISC button is pushed while a CD isdisplay. loaded and a medium is played using the CD: auxiliary input jacks, you can toggle back andIf the radio is already operating, it will auto- forth between CD and medium. When the (fast forward) or (rewind)matically turn off and the CD will play. button is pushed while the CD is being played, the CD will play while fast forwarding orIf the system has been turned off while the CD CD DISPLAY information: rewinding. When the button is released, thewas playing, pushing the ON·OFF button will CD will return to normal play speed.start the CD. When the DISP button is pushed while the CD is being played, the audio display will change as CD with MP3 or WMA: follows: CD LOAD: When the or button is pushed for less CD: than 1.5 seconds while the CD is being played,To insert a CD in the CD changer, push theLOAD button for less than 1.5 seconds. Select the folders in the CD will change.the loading position by pushing the CD insert When the or button is pushed forselect button * to * , then insert the CD. 1 6 more than 1.5 seconds while the CD is beingTo insert 6 CDs to the CD changer in played, the CD will play while forwarding or CD with MP3 or WMA:succession, push the LOAD button for more rewinding. When the button is released, the CDthan 1.5 seconds. will return to the normal play speed.The inserted slot numbers will illuminate on the APS (Automatic Programdisplay. Search) FF, APS REW: PLAY: When the (APS FF) button is pushed whileWhen the DISC (CD play) button is pushed with the CD is being played, the program next to thethe system off and the CD loaded, the system present one will start to play from its beginning.will turn on and the CD will start to play. Push several times to skip through programs. The CD will advance the number of times theWhen the DISC button is pushed with the CD button is pushed. (When the last program on theloaded and the radio playing, the radio will CD is skipped through, the first program will be Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-43 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (196,1)played.) When the (APS REW) button is To eject the discs selected by the CD selectpushed, the program being played returns to its RANDOM (RDM) play: button, push the EJECT button for less than 1.5beginning. Push several times to skip back When the RDM button is pushed while the CD seconds.through programs. The CD will go back the is played, the play pattern can be changed asnumber of times the button is pushed. To eject all the discs, push the EJECT button for follows: more than 1.5 seconds.CD PLAY selection: (CD) When this button is pushed while the CD isTo change to another CD already loaded into the being played, the CD will come out and theplayer, push the CD play select buttons * to 1 system will turn off.*. 6 If the CD comes out and is not removed, it will be pulled back into the slot to protect REPEAT (RPT) play: (CD with MP3 or WMA) it.When the RPT button is pushed while the CD isplayed, the play pattern can be changed as AUX (Auxiliary) inputfollows: AUX IN jack:(CD) The AUX IN jack is located on the audio unit. Scroll (SCRL) button: The AUX IN audio input jack accepts any standard analog audio input such as from a When the title is displayed but it is a long one, portable cassette tape/CD player, MP3 player or the whole title is not shown in the display. In this laptop computer.(CD with MP3 or WMA) case, push the button to scroll the title. When the title is scrolled to the end of it, the AUX (Auxiliary) button: display will stop moving and return to the first condition. Push the AUX button to play a compatible device when it is plugged into the AUX IN jack. CD EJECT: When the AUX button is pushed with no device plugged into the jack, the audio system does not When the CD EJECT button is pushed with the change to the AUX mode (the AUX button is CD loaded, the CD will be ejected. invalid).4-44 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (197,1) FM-AM-SAT RADIO WITH COMPACT DISC (CD) PLAYER (models with navi- gation system) For all operation precautions, see “AUDIO OPERATION PRECAUTIONS” earlier in this section. The satellite radio mode requires an active XM Satellite Radio subscription. The satellite radio is not available in Alaska, Hawaii and Guam. It may take some time to receive the activation signal after subscribing the XM Satellite Radio. After receiving the activation signal, an available channel list will be automatically updated in the radio. For XM, push the ignition switch from LOCK to ACC to update the channel list. Audio main operation Head unit: The auto loudness circuit enhances the low and high frequency ranges automatically in both radio reception and CD playback. SAA24951. CD EJECT button 7. FM·AM band select button2. ON·OFF button/VOL (volume) control knob 8. CD RPT (repeat)/RDM (random) play button3. Radio station preset select buttons 9. SAT (satellite) button4. DISC·AUX (auxiliary) button 10. Radio CAT (category)/REW (rewind) button for5. Radio TUNE (tuning) folder selector/AUDIO con- SEEK/TRACK trol knob 11. FF (fast forward) button for SEEK/TRACK6. Radio SCAN tuning button Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-45 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (198,1)ON·OFF/Volume control: Switching the display: If another audio source is playing when the radio band select button is turned to ON, the audioPush the ignition switch to the ACC or ON Pushing the DISC·AUX button will switch the source will automatically be turned off and theposition, and then push the ON·OFF button displays as follows: last radio channel played will come on.while the system is off to turn on the last audiosource (i.e. FM or CD), which was playing iPod®/USB ? CD/DVD ? Music Box ? When the stereo broadcast signal is weak, theimmediately before the system was turned off. Bluetooth® Audio ? AUX ? iPod®/USB radio will automatically change from stereo toWhile the system is on, pushing the ON·OFF FM-AM-SAT radio operation monaural reception.button turns the system off. TUNE (Tuning):Turn the VOL control knob to adjust the volume. radio (FM/AM) band select: . For AM and FM radioAdjusting tone quality and speaker bal- Pushing the radio band select button will Turn the radio TUNE knob for manual tuning.ance: change the band as follows: . For XM Satellite RadioTo adjust Bass, Treble, Balance and Fade, push AM ? FM1 ? FM2 ? AMthe Audio control knob. When the display shows Turn the radio TUNE knob to seek channelsthe setting you want to change (Bass, Treble, radio (SAT) band select: from all of the categories when any categoryBalance and Fade), rotate the Audio control is not selected.knob to set the desired setting. For the other Pushing the radio band select button willsetting methods, see “HOW TO USE SETTING change the band as follows: SEEK tuning/CATEGORYBUTTON” earlier in this section. XM1 ? XM2 ? XM3 ? XM1 (CAT):This vehicle has some sound effect functions asfollows: When the radio band select button is pushed . For AM and FM radio while the ignition switch is in the ACC or ON Push the SEEK button or to tune. Speed Sensitive Vol. position, the radio will come on at the channel from low to high or high to low frequenciesFor more details, see “VEHICLE INFORMATION last played. and to stop at the next broadcasting station.AND SETTINGS (models with navigation sys- The last channel played will also come on whentem)” earlier in this section. . For XM Satellite Radio the ON·OFF button is pushed to ON. Push the SEEK button or to tune The satellite radio is not available in Alaska, to the first channel of the next or previous Hawaii and Guam. category.4-46 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (199,1)During satellite radio reception, the following * 1 to * 6 Station memory operations: new preset.notices will be displayed under certain condi-tions. 12 stations/channels can be set for the FM band Menu (XM Satellite Radio): (6 each for FM1 and FM2), 18 for XM radio (6. NO SIGNAL (No signal is received while the each for XM1, XM2 and XM3) and 6 stations When the “Menu” key on the display is selected SAT tuner is connected.) can be set for the AM band. while the XM Satellite Radio is being played, the menu list will be displayed.. OFF AIR (Broadcasting signed off) 1. Choose the radio band using the radio band select button. The following items are available.. CHECK ANTENNA (Antenna connection error) 2. Tune to the desired station/channel using . Preset List the SEEK/TRACK, SCAN button or the Displays the preset channel list. If 1 of the 6. LOADING (When the initial setting is radio TUNE knob. performed) preset stations listed is touched and held, 3. Push and hold the desired station preset the current station will be stored as the new. UPDATING (When the satellite radio sub- button * to * until the radio mutes. 1 6 preset. scription is not active) 4. The station indicator will then come on and . Customize Channel List SCAN tuning: the sound will resume. Memorizing is now Selects specific channels to skip while using complete. the TUNE, SEEK/CATEGORY or Menu-Push the SCAN tuning button to tune from low Categories feature.to high frequencies and stop at each broad- 5. Other buttons can be set in the samecasting station/channel for 5 seconds. Pushing manner. . Favorite Artists & Songsthe button again during this 5 seconds period If the battery cable is disconnected, or if the fusewill stop SCAN tuning and the radio will remain Stores the current artist or song that is being opens, the radio memory will be erased. In that played. Touch the “Alert” key to be remindedtuned to that station/channel. case, reset the desired stations/channels. when the stored artist or song is playing on aIf the SCAN tuning button is not pushed within 5 station while listening to XM. List (AM and FM radio):seconds, SCAN tuning moves to the nextstation/channel. When the “List” key on the display is selected . Categories while the FM or AM radio is being played, the Selecting a category will go to the first preset station list will be displayed. channel in that category as defined by XM If 1 of the 6 preset stations listed is touched and Radio. held, the current station will be stored as the Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-47 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (200,1). Direct Tune to play. . Title Text Priority (for CD) Inputs the channel number by using a Menu: Set the priority to CDDB (Compact Disc keypad. Data Base) to acquire track information from When the “Menu” key on the display is selected the Gracenote Database, or set the priorityCompact Disc (CD) player operation while the CD is being played, the menu screen to CD-TEXT to acquire the information fromPush the ignition switch to the ACC or ON will be displayed. The following menu options CDs.position and insert the Compact Disc (CD) into are available. . Automatic Recording (for CD)the slot with the label side facing up. The CD will . Folder List (for CD with compressed audiobe guided automatically into the slot and start files) When this item is turned to ON, the Musicplaying. Box hard drive automatically starts recording Displays the folder list. when a CD is inserted.After loading the CD, the number of tracks onthe CD and the play time will appear on the . Track List . Recording Quality (for CD)display. Displays the track list. The larger number (132) will increase theIf the radio is already operating, it will auto- . Play Mode recorded sound quality while taking up morematically turn off and the CD will play. space on the Music Box leaving less room Select a play mode from the following items. for more songs.If the system has been turned off while the CDwas playing, pushing the ON·OFF button will — Normal For the details of Music Box, see “MUSIC BOXstart the CD. HARD-DISK DRIVE (models with navigation — 1 Folder Repeat (for CD with compressedDo not use 3.1 in (8 cm) discs. system)” later in this section. audio files) — 1 Track Repeat Next/Previous Track and Fast PLAY: — 1 Disc Random Forward/Rewind:When the DISC·AUX (CD play) button ispushed with the system off and the CD loaded, — 1 Folder Random (for CD with com- When the (fast forward) or (rewind)the system will turn on and the CD will start to pressed audio files) button is pushed for more than 1.5 secondsplay. while the CD is being played, the CD will play . Record to Music Box (for CD) while fast forwarding or rewinding. When theWhen the DISC·AUX button is pushed with the button is released, the CD will return to normalCD loaded and the radio playing, the radio will Select to choose specific songs on the CD to record to the Music Box. play speed.automatically be turned off and the CD will start4-48 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (201,1)When the or button is pushed for less it.than 1.5 seconds while the CD is being played, CAUTIONthe next track or the beginning of the current DVD (DIGITAL VERSATILE DISC)track on the CD will be played. PLAYER OPERATION (models with na- . Only operate the DVD while the vigation system) vehicle engine is running. Operating REPEAT (RPT), RANDOM (RDM): the DVD for extended periods of Precautions time with the engine OFF can dis-When the RPT button is pushed while the CD is Start the engine when using the DVD entertain- charge the vehicle battery.played, the play pattern can be changed as ment system.follows: . Do not allow the system to get wet. Movies will not be shown on the front display Excessive moisture such as spilled(CD) while the vehicle is in any drive position to liquids may cause the system to reduce driver distraction. Audio is available malfunction. when a movie is played. To view movies in the front display, stop the vehicle in a safe location, . While playing VIDEO-CD media, this move the selector lever to the P (Park) position DVD player does not guarantee and apply the parking brake. complete functionality of all VI-(CD with compressed audio files) DEO-CD formats. WARNING Display settings . The driver must not attempt to To adjust the front display mode, push the operate the DVD system or wear SETTING button while the DVD is being played, the headphones while the vehicle is select the “Others” key and then select the in motion so that full attention may “Display” key. CD EJECT: be given to vehicle operation. To adjust the display ON/OFF, brightness, tint,When the CD EJECT button is pushed with theCD loaded, the CD will be ejected. . Do not attempt to modify the system color and contrast, select the “Display Adjust- to display a movie on the front ment” key and then select each key.When this button is pushed while the CD is screen while the vehicle is beingbeing played, the CD will be ejected. Then you can adjust each item using the multi- driven. Doing so may distract the function controller. After changes have beenIf the CD comes out and is not removed, it driver and may cause a collision and made push the BACK button to save the setting.will be pulled back into the slot to protect serious personal injury or death. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-49 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (202,1) time. To turn it on again, push the DISC·AUX times this key is selected. button again. / Commercial Skip: DVD operation keys: When the DVD is playing without the operation This function is only for DVD-VIDEO, DVD-VR. screen being shown, you may use the touch Select the “ ” or “ ” key to skip forward screen to select items from the displayed video. or backwards by the set amount as defined in You may also use the multifunction controller to the DVD Settings menu. select an item from the displayed video. When the operation screen is being shown, use the / Next/Previous Image: multifunction controller or touch screen to select an item from the displayed menus. This function is only for DVD-AUDIO. Select the “ ” or “ ” key to advance or rewind the PAUSE: still image. The still image will advance or rewind SAA2497 the number of times this key is selected. Select the “ ” key to pause the DVD. ToPlaying a DVD resume playing the DVD, use the “PLAY” key. Top Menu:DISC·AUX button: When the “Top Menu” key is selected in the PLAY: screen while a DVD is being played, the topPark the vehicle in a safe location for the menu specific to each disc will be displayed. Forfront seat occupants to operate the DVD Select the “ ” key to start playing the DVD, details, see the instructions on the disc.drive while watching the images. for example, after pausing the DVD.Push the DISC·AUX button on the instrumentpanel and turn the display to the DVD mode. STOP:When a DVD is loaded, it will be replayed Select the “ ” key to stop playing the DVD.automatically.The operation screen will be turned on when the / Next/Previous Chapter:DISC·AUX button located on the instrumentpanel is pushed while a DVD is being played, Select the “ ” or “ ” key to skip theand it will turn off automatically after a period of chapter(s) of the disc forward/backward. The chapters will advance/go back the number of4-50 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (203,1) Title Menu (DVD-VIDEO): switched to another one. Select the “Angle” key. The angle will change each time the “+” side or Some menus specific to each disc will be “−” side is selected. shown. For details, see the instructions on the disc. Angle Mark (DVD-VIDEO): Title Search (DVD-VIDEO, DVD-VR): When this item is turned on, an angle mark will be shown on the bottom of the screen if the The scene with the specified title will be scene can be seen from a different angle. displayed each time the “+” side or “−” side is selected. Menu Skip (DVD-VIDEO): Group Search (DVD-AUDIO, VIDEO CD): DVD menus are automatically configured and the contents will be played directly when the A scene in the specified group will be displayed “Menu Skip” key is turned on. Note that some each time the “+” side or “−” side is selected. discs may not be played directly even if this item SAA2498 is turned on. Example 10 Key Search (DVD-VIDEO, VIDEO-CD,CD-DVD settings DA, DVD-VR): CM Skip (DVD-VIDEO):Select the “Settings” key to adjust the following Select the “10 Key Search” key to open the Select the “CM Skip” key. Choose the settingsettings. number entry screen. Input the number to be time from 15, 30 or 60 seconds by selecting the searched and select the “OK” key. The specified “+” side or “−” side.Key (DVD-VIDEO, DVD-AUDIO): Title/Chapter or Group/Track will be played.Keys for the DVD menu operation are displayed. DRC (DVD-VIDEO, DVD-VR): Select No. (VIDEO-CD): : Move the cursor to select a DVD menu. DRC (Dynamic Range Compression) automati- Select the “Select No.” key to open the number cally adjusts the soundtrack volume level toEnter: Enter the selected menu. entry screen. Input the number to be searched maintain a more even sound to the speakers. and select the “OK” key. The specified sceneMove: Change the display location by moving will be played. DVD Language (DVD-VIDEO, VIDEO-CD): the operation key. Angle (DVD-VIDEO): Select the “DVD Language” key to open theBack: Return to the previous screen. number entry screen. Input the number corre- If the DVD contains different angles (such as sponding to the preferred language and select Hide: Hide the operation key. moving images), the current image angle can be the “OK” key. The DVD top menu language will Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-51 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (204,1)be changed to the one specified.Display:To adjust the image quality of the screen, selectthe preferred adjustment items.Audio:Select the preferred language for audio.Subtitle (DVD-VIDEO, DVD-VR):Select the preferred language for subtitles.Display Mode (DVD-VIDEO, VIDEO-CD,DVD-VR): SAA2499 SAA2500Select from the “Full”, “Wide”, “Normal” or“Cinema” modes. USB MEMORY OPERATION (models File selection with navigation system) When there are both audio and movie files in theTitle List (DVD-VR): USB memory, the mode select screen isSelect the preferred title from the list. Audio main operation displayed. Select the preferred contents to play. Open the console lid and connect a USBPlay Mode: memory as illustrated. Then, push the DISC·AUX When there is only one type of file, the audio or button repeatedly to switch to the USB memory movie operation screen is displayed and startsSelect the preferred play mode. to play. mode.PG/PL Mode (DVD-VR): If a video file restricts the number of playbacks, a If the system has been turned off while the USBSelect the “PG” or “PL” mode. memory was playing, pushing the ON·OFF/VOL pop-up screen will appear to confirm it is ok to control knob will start the USB memory. play. Answer yes or no as requested by the display.4-52 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (205,1) repeatedly and the mode will change as follows. Next/Previous File and Fast Forward/Rewind: Normal ? 1 Folder Repeat ? 1 Track Repeat ? All Random ? 1 Folder Random ? Normal When the (Rewind) or (Fast Forward) button is pushed for more than 1.5 seconds while a USB memory is being played, the USB memory will play while forwarding or rewinding. When the button is released, the USB memory will return to normal play speed. When the or button is pushed for less than 1.5 seconds while the USB memory is being played, the next track or the beginning of the current track on the USB memory will be SAA2501 played.Audio file operation The multi-function controller can also be used to select tracks when the USB memory is being PLAY: played.When the DISC·AUX button is pushed with the Folder selection:system off and the USB memory inserted, the To change to another folder in the USB memory,system will turn on. turn the folder selector or choose a folderIf another audio source is playing and a USB displayed on the screen using the multi-functionmemory is inserted, push the DISC·AUX button controller.repeatedly until the center display changes tothe USB memory mode. REPEAT (RPT), RANDOM (RDM): When the RPT button is pushed while the USB memory is played, the play pattern can be change as follows. To change the play mode, push the RPT button Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-53 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (206,1) playback mode. . Play Mode Select the preferred play mode. SAA2502 SAA2503Menu: Movie file operation Park the vehicle in a safe location for theThere are some options available during play- front seat occupants to operate the USBback. Select one of the following options that memory while watching the images.are displayed on the screen if necessary. Referto the following information for each item. PLAY:. Movie Playback When the DISC·AUX button is pushed with the Switch to the movie playback mode. This system off and the USB memory inserted, the item is displayed only when a USB memory system will turn on. contains movie files. If another audio source is playing and a USB. Folder List/Track List memory is inserted, push the DISC·AUX button repeatedly until the center display changes to Displays the folder or track list. The “Movie the USB memory mode. Playback” key is also displayed in this list screen, and enables switching to the movie4-54 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (207,1)Operation keys: the number of times the “ ” key is selected.To operate the USB memory, select the desired List:key displayed on the operation screen using themulti-function controller. Select the “List” key on the movie file operation screen to display the file list. PauseSelect the “ ” key to pause the movie file. Toresume playing the movie file, select the “ ”key. PlaySelect the “ ” key to start playing a movie file, SAA2504for example, after pausing a movie file. Example Settings: STOP Select the “Settings” key to adjust the following settings.Select the “ ” key to stop playing a movie file. . Audio File Playback Skip (Next chapter) Switch to the audio playback mode. This item is displayed only when the USBSelect the “ ” key to skip the chapter(s) of memory contains the audio files.the disc forward. The chapters will advance the . Play Modenumber of times the ENTER button is pushed. Select the “Normal” or “1 Track Repeat” play mode. Skip (Previous chapter)Select the “ ” key to skip the chapter(s) ofthe disc backward. The chapters will go back Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-55 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (208,1). 10 Key Search BLUETOOTH® STREAMING AUDIO Regulatory information (models with navigation system) Select the “10 Key Search” key to open the FCC Regulatory information: number entry screen. Your NISSAN is equipped with Bluetooth ® Streaming Audio. If you have a compatible — CAUTION: To maintain compliance with Input the number to be searched and select Bluetooth® device with streaming audio (A2DP FCC’s RF exposure guidelines, use only the “OK” key. profile), you can set up the wireless connection the supplied antenna. Unauthorized antenna, The specified folder/file will be played. between your Bluetooth® device and the in- modification, or attachments could damage vehicle audio system. This connection allows the transmitter and may violate FCC regula-. Display you to listen to the audio from the Bluetooth® tions. device using your vehicle speakers. It also may — Operation is subject to the following two To adjust the image quality of the screen, allow basic control of the device for playing and conditions: select the preferred adjustment items. skipping audio files using the AVRCP Blue-. DRC tooth® profile. All Bluetooth® Devices do not 1) This device may not cause interference have the same level of controls for AVRCP. and DRC (Dynamic Range Compression) auto- Please consult the manual for your Bluetooth® matically adjusts the soundtrack volume Device for more details. 2) This device must accept any interfer- level to maintain a more even sound to the ence, including interference that may speakers. Once your Bluetooth® device is connected to cause undesired operation of the device the in-vehicle audio system, it will automatically. Audio reconnect whenever the device is present in the IC Regulatory information: Select the preferred language for audio. vehicle and you select Bluetooth® Audio from — Operation is subject to the following two your audio system. You do not need to manually conditions:. Subtitle reconnect for each usage. 1) This device may not cause interference, Select the preferred language for subtitle. and. Display Mode 2) This device must accept any interfer- Select the “Normal”, “Wide”, “Cinema” or ence, including interference that may “Full” mode. cause undesired operation of the device. — This Class B digital apparatus meets all requirements of the Canadian Interference- Causing Equipment Regulations.4-56 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (209,1)Bluetooth trademark: BLUETOOTH® is a trademark owned by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and licensed to Clarion Co., Ltd. SAA2505 SAA2506 Connecting procedure 2. Select the “Connect Bluetooth” key. 1. Push the SETTING button and select the “Bluetooth” key. Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-57 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (210,1) SAA2507 SAA2508 SAA25093. A confirmation screen will be displayed. 4. Choose a PIN code to use with the 5. The standby message screen will appear. Select “No”. compatible Bluetooth audio device using Operate the compatible Bluetooth® audio the number input screen. The PIN code will device. For the connecting procedure of the Note: Selecting “Yes” will only connect the need to be entered into the Bluetooth® audio audio device, see the Bluetooth® audio hands free phone portion of a Bluetooth® device after step 5. Select the “OK” key. instructions. device. When the connecting is completed, the screen will return to the Bluetooth® setup display.4-58 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (211,1) DISC·AUX button: REPEAT (RPT), RANDOM (RDM): When the DISC·AUX button is pushed with the To change the play mode, push the button system off and the Bluetooth® audio device repeatedly and the mode changes as follows. connected, the system will turn on. If another audio source is playing and the Bluetooth® audio Normal ? Shuffle All Tracks ? Shuffle Group device is connected, push the DISC·AUX button ? Repeat 1 Track ? Repeat All Tracks ? repeatedly until the display changes to the Repeat Group ? Normal Bluetooth® audio mode. Operation keys: Next/Previous Track and Fast To operate a Bluetooth® audio device, select a Forward/Rewind: key displayed on the operation screen using the multi-function controller. When the or button is pushed for SAA2510 more than 1.5 seconds while a Bluetooth® audio Play file is being played, the Bluetooth® audio deviceAudio main operation will play while forwarding or rewinding. WhenPush the ignition switch to the ACC or ON Select the “ ” key to start playing when the button is released, the Bluetooth® audio pausing. Select this key again to pause theposition. Then, push the DISC·AUX button device will return to normal play speed.repeatedly to switch to the Bluetooth® audio audio play.mode. If the system has been turned off while When the or button is pushed for lessthe Bluetooth® audio device was playing, push- than 1.5 seconds while a Bluetooth® audio file is Pauseing the ON·OFF/VOL control knob will start the being played, the next track or the beginning ofBluetooth® audio device. the current track on the Bluetooth® audio device Select the “ ” key to pause the Bluetooth® will be played. The multi-function controller can audio device. Select this key again to resumeThe ability to pause, change tracks, fast forward, also be used to select tracks when the Blue- playing.rewind, randomize and repeat music may be tooth® audio play mode screen is shown on thedifferent between devices. Some or all of these display. (“Bluetooth audio” will be indicated on Play Mode:functions may not be supported on each device. the header of the screen.) The play mode setting display will appear when the “Menu” key is selected. Choose the preferred play mode from the Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-59 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (212,1)following items. Connected Devices:. Shuffle Registered devices are shown on the list. Select a Bluetooth® device from the list, the following Choose “Shuffle OFF”, “Shuffle All Tracks” options will be available. and “Shuffle Group”. . Select. Repeat Select “Select” to connect the selected Choose from “Repeat OFF”, “Repeat 1 device to the vehicle. If there is a different Track”, “Repeat All Tracks” and “Repeat device currently connected, the selected Group”. device will replace the current device. . Edit Rename the selected Bluetooth® device SAA2511 using the keypad displayed on the screen. (See “HOW TO USE TOUCH SCREEN” Bluetooth® settings earlier in this section.) To set up the Bluetooth® device system to the . Delete preferred settings, push the SETTING button and select the “Bluetooth” key. Delete the selected Bluetooth® device. Bluetooth: Edit Bluetooth Info: If this setting is turned off, the connection Change the name broadcasted by this system between the Bluetooth® devices and the in- over Bluetooth®. Change the PIN code that is vehicle Bluetooth® module will be canceled. entered when connecting a hands free device to this system. Connect Bluetooth: Replace Connected Phone: Connects to the Bluetooth® device. See “Con- necting procedure” earlier in this section. Up to Replace the Bluetooth® connection with a 5 devices can be registered. connected Bluetooth® cellular phone. For details about Hands-Free Phone System, see “BLUE- TOOTH ® HANDS-FREE PHONE SYSTEM4-60 Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (213,1)(models with navigation system)” later in this the U.S. and other countries.section. Compatibility The following models are available: . Fifth generation iPod® (version 1.2.3 or later) . iPod Classic® (version 1.1.1 or later) . First generation iPod touch® (version 2.0.0 or later) . Second generation iPod touch® (version 1.2.3 or later) . First generation iPod nano® (version 1.3.1 or SAA2512 later) iPod® PLAYER OPERATION (models . Second generation iPod nano® (version with navigation system) 1.1.3 or later) . Third generation iPod nano® (version 1.1 or Connecting iPod® later) Open the console lid and connect the iPod® cable to the USB connector. If compatible, the . Fourth generation iPod nano® (version 1.0.2 battery of the iPod® is charged while the or later) connection to the vehicle. Make sure that the iPod® version is updated. ® Depending on the version of the iPod , the display on the iPod® shows a NISSAN or Audio main operation Accessory Attached screen when the connec- Push the ignition switch to the ACC or ON tion is completed. When the iPod® is connected position. Then, push the DISC·AUX button to the vehicle, the iPod® music library can only repeatedly to switch to the iPod® mode. be operated by the vehicle audio controls. If the system has been turned off while the iPod® ® * iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in was playing, pushing the ON·OFF button will Center display, heater, air conditioner, audio, phone and voice recognition systems 4-61 Model "Z34-D" EDITED: 2009/ 9/ 10
    • Black plate (214,1)start the iPod®. . Composers . Audiobooks DISC·AUX button: . Shuffle SongsWhen the DISC·AUX button is pushed with thesystem off and the iPod® connected, the system The following touch-panel buttons shown on thewill turn on. If another audio source is playing screen are also available:and the iPod® is connected, push the DISC·AUXbutton repeatedly until the center display . : returns to the previous screen.changes to the iPod® mode. . : plays/pauses the music selected.Interface: Next/Previous Track and FastThe interface for iPod® operation shown on the Forward/Rewind:vehicle center display is similar to the iPod®interface. Use the multi-function controller and When the or button is pushed forthe ENTER or BACK button to play the iPod® more than 1.5 seconds while the iPod® iswith your favorite settings.