Nissan Sentra/Pulsar/NX 1982-1996 Repair Guide

Headlight Switch

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



1982-83 Sentra and 1983 Pulsar
  1. Place the ignition switch in the OFF position and disconnect the negative battery terminal.
  2.  
  3. Remove the steering wheel and the steering column cover.
  4.  
  5. Disconnect the wiring harness from the combination switch.
  6.  
  7. Loosen the retaining screws and remove the combination switch.
  8.  
  9. To install, reverse the removal procedures.
  10.  

1984-96 Vehicles
EXCEPT 1987-90 PULSAR

See Figure 1



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Fig. Fig. 1: Removing the headlight switch from the combination switch-1984-96 vehicles, except 1987-90 Pulsar

The headlight switch can be removed without removing the combination switch from the steering column.

  1. Remove the steering column cover.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the headlight switch electrical connector.
  4.  
  5. Remove the headlight switch to combination switch retaining screws.
  6.  
  7. To install, reverse the removal procedures.
  8.  

1987-90 PULSAR

The headlight switch is located on the dashboard.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the headlight switch retaining screw.
  4.  
  5. Pull the headlight switch out from the dash just far enough to disconnect the electrical connector from behind the switch.
  6.  
  7. Remove the switch from the vehicle.
  8.  
  9. To install, reverse the removal procedure.
  10.  

 
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