Nissan 240SX/Altima 1993-1998 Repair Guide

Actuator

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Cutaway view of the actuator assembly

The actuator is located in the engine compartment.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  3. Drain and recycle the brake fluid.
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  5. Matchmark the brake lines leading to the actuator for installation reference.
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  7. Label and disconnect the actuator electrical harness.
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  9. Disconnect and cap the brake lines leading to the actuator.
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  11. Remove the actuator mounting bolts.
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  13. Remove the actuator.
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To install:
  1. Install the actuator and tighten the mounting bolts to 12-13 ft. lbs. (16-18 Nm).
  2.  
  3. Position the brake lines leading to the actuator so that the matchmarks align.
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  5. Connect the brake lines.
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  7. Fasten the actuator electrical harness.
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  9. Connect the negative battery cable.
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  11. Fill the brake system with fresh, clean brake fluid.
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  13. Bleed the brake system.
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