Sentra 2007

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Front Turn Signal & Parking Lights



Removal & Installation
Assembly

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove steering column cover. Refer to Instrument Panel in the Body Section.
  2.  
  3. While pressing pawls in direction as shown, pull lighting and turn signal switch toward LH door and disconnect from the base.

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    Fig. While pressing pawls (A) in direction as shown, pull lighting and turn signal switch (1) toward LH door and disconnect from the base

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To install:

  1. While pressing pawls in opposite direction as shown, pull lighting and turn signal switch (1) away from LH door and connect to the base.
  2.  
  3. Install steering column cover. Refer to Instrument Panel in the Body Section.
  4.  

Bulb

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Turn lighting switch OFF.
  2.  
  3. Turn the front turn signal lamp socket counterclockwise and remove from the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Remove the front turn signal lamp bulb.

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    Fig. Front combination lamp assembly and bulb location

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To install:

  1. Install the front turn signal lamp bulb.
  2.  
  3. Turn the front turn signal lamp socket clockwise and install to the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Turn lighting switch ON.
  6.  

Headlights



Removal & Installation
Assembly
  1. Remove front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the front combination lamp assembly bolts.
  4.  
  5. Pull the front combination lamp assembly toward the vehicle front, detach the harness clip, disconnect connector, and remove the lamp assembly.

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    Fig. Remove the front combination lamp assembly bolts (A). Pull the front combination lamp assembly (1) toward the vehicle front, detach the harness clip, disconnect connector, and remove the lamp assembly

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To install:

  1. Pull the front combination lamp assembly toward the vehicle rear, attach the harness clip, connect connector, and install the lamp assembly.
  2.  
  3. Install the front combination lamp assembly bolts.
  4.  
  5. Install front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
  6.  

Bulb
High/Low

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012


CAUTION
Do not touch bulb by hand while it is lit or right after being turned off, burning may result.


NOTE
Do not touch the glass of bulb directly by hand. Keep grease and other oily substances away from bulb.

  1. Turn lighting switch OFF.
  2.  
  3. Turn the headlamp (high/low) bulb socket counterclockwise and remove from the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Remove the headlamp (high/low) bulb.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Install the headlamp (high/low) bulb.
  2.  
  3. Turn the headlamp (high/low) bulb socket clockwise and install to the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Turn lighting switch ON.
  6.  

High/Low (SE-R)

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Turn lighting switch OFF.
  2.  
  3. Remove the resonator LH. Refer to Exhaust System in the Engine Mechanical Section.
  4.  
  5. Turn the headlamp (high/low) bulb socket counterclockwise and remove from the front combination lamp assembly.
  6.  
  7. Remove the headlamp (high/low) bulb.
  8.  

To install:

  1. Install the headlamp (high/low) bulb.
  2.  
  3. Turn the headlamp (high/low) bulb socket clockwise and install from the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Install the resonator LH. Refer to Exhaust System in the Engine Mechanical Section.
  6.  
  7. Turn lighting switch ON.
  8.  

License Plate Lights



Removal & Installation
Assembly

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the license lamp finisher.
  2.  
  3. Remove license plate lamp screw and remove the license plate lamp.

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    Fig. Remove license plate lamp screw (A) and remove the license plate lamp (1).

  4.  
  5. Disconnect the license plate lamp connector and remove the license plate lamp.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Disconnect the license plate lamp connector and remove the license plate lamp.
  2.  
  3. Remove license plate lamp screw and remove the license plate lamp.
  4.  
  5. Remove the license lamp finisher.
  6.  

Bulb

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the license plate lamp.
  2.  
  3. Turn bulb socket counterclockwise and unlock it.
  4.  
  5. Remove bulb from the socket.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Install bulb to the socket.
  2.  
  3. Turn bulb socket clockwise and lock it.
  4.  
  5. Install the license plate lamp.
  6.  

Rear Combination Lamp



Removal & Installation
Assembly

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the luggage compartment side finisher.
    NOTE
    If equipped, the trunk divider reinforcement upper MUST first be removed before removing trunk side finisher panels. The trunk divider reinforcement upper MUST also be installed last, if installing trunk side finisher RH/LH panels.



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    Fig. Exploded view of the rear combination lamp

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  3. Detach the harness clips and remove the rear combination lamp assembly nuts.
  4.  
  5. Pull the rear combination lamp assembly toward the rear of the vehicle.
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  7. Disconnect rear combination lamp assembly connector, and remove the rear combination lamp assembly.
  8.  

To install:


NOTE
When installing the rear combination lamp assembly, install the wiring harness in a downward position as shown.


WARNING
Ensure that the wiring harness is pointed downward and the harness grommet is fully seated. Improper installation may cause water damage to the vehicle.



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Fig. When installing the rear combination lamp assembly, install the wiring harness (1) in a downward position as shown. Ensure that the wiring harness is pointed downward and the harness grommet (A) is fully seated.

  1. Connect rear combination lamp assembly connector, and install the rear combination lamp assembly.
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  3. Push the rear combination lamp assembly toward the front of the vehicle.
  4.  
  5. Attach the harness clips and install the rear combination lamp assembly nuts.
    NOTE
    If equipped, the trunk divider reinforcement upper MUST first be removed before removing trunk side finisher panels. The trunk divider reinforcement upper MUST also be installed last, if installing trunk side finisher RH/LH panels.

  6.  
  7. Install the luggage compartment side finisher.
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Bulb

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove the rear combination lamp assembly.
  2.  
  3. Turn the bulb socket counterclockwise and unlock it.
  4.  
  5. Remove the bulb.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Install the bulb.
  2.  
  3. Turn the bulb socket clockwise and lock it.
  4.  
  5. Install the rear combination lamp assembly.
  6.  

Parking Light



Removal & Installation
Assembly

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Remove front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
  2.  
  3. Remove the front combination lamp assembly bolts.
  4.  
  5. Pull the front combination lamp assembly toward the vehicle front, detach the harness clip, disconnect connector, and remove the lamp assembly.

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    Fig. Remove the front combination lamp assembly bolts (A). Pull the front combination lamp assembly (1) toward the vehicle front, detach the harness clip, disconnect connector, and remove the lamp assembly

  6.  

To install:

  1. Pull the front combination lamp assembly toward the vehicle rear, attach the harness clip, connect connector, and install the lamp assembly.
  2.  
  3. Install the front combination lamp assembly bolts.
  4.  
  5. Install front bumper fascia. Refer to Bumpers in the Body Section.
  6.  

Bulb

Specific to:

Nissan Sentra 2007-2012

  1. Turn lighting switch OFF.
  2.  
  3. Turn the parking lamp socket counterclockwise and remove from the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Remove the parking lamp bulb.
  6.  

To install:

  1. Install the parking lamp bulb.
  2.  
  3. Turn the parking lamp socket clockwise and install to the front combination lamp assembly.
  4.  
  5. Turn lighting switch ON.
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