Maxima 2007

Engine

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Removal & Installation




NOTE
It is recommended the engine and transaxle be removed as a single unit. If need be, the units may be separated after removal.


NOTE
The engine and transaxle assembly must be removed from the underside of the vehicle.

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Release the fuel system pressure.
  4.  
  5. Drain the cooling system.
  6.  
  7. Drain the engine oil.
  8.  
  9. Drain the automatic transaxle.
  10.  
  11. Remove or disconnect the following:

    Negative battery cable
     
    Hood
     
    Engine under cover
     
    All vacuum hoses, fuel lines, wires and connectors; tag before disconnecting
     

  12.  
  13. If necessary, remove the wiper motor and linkage as follows:
    1. Operate wiper motor one full cycle, then turn off
    2.  
    3. Remove the wiper arm nut covers, then the nuts
    4.  
    5. Remove the wiper arms
    6.  
    7. Remove fender covers
    8.  
    9. Remove cowl top clips, then partially lift cowl top for access
    10.  
    11. Disconnect windshield washer tube
    12.  
    13. Remove cowl top seal and weatherstrip seal
    14.  
    15. Remove cowl top cover
    16.  
    17. Disconnect wiper motor connector
    18.  
    19. Remove bracket and wiper motor assembly

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      Fig. Removal of motor and bracket assembly-Maxima

    20.  

  14.  
  15. Remove or disconnect the following: