2009 Infiniti G37 Owners Manual

Text-only Preview

FOREWORD
Your INFINITI represents a new way of thinking
about vehicle design. It integrates advanced
A separate Warranty Information Booklet is in-
WARNING
engineering and superior craftsmanship with a
cluded in your Owner’s literature portfolio. The
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION REMINDERS
simple, refined aesthetic sensitivity associated
INFINITI Service and Maintenance Guide ex-
FOR SAFETY!
with traditional Japanese culture.
plains details about maintaining and servicing
your vehicle. Always carry it with you when you

Follow these important driving rules to help
The result is a different notion of luxury and
take your vehicle to an INFINITI dealer. The War-
ensure a safe and comfortable trip for you and
beauty. The car itself is important, but so is the
ranty Information Booklet contents provide
your passengers!
sense of harmony that the vehicle evokes in its
complete information about all warranties cov-
driver, and the sense of satisfaction you feel
ering this vehicle, the requirements to keep the
NEVER drive under the influence of alcohol or
with the INFINITI — from the way it looks and
warranties in effect as well as the INFINITI Road-
drugs.
drives to the high level of dealer service.
side Assistance program.
ALWAYS observe posted speed limits and
To ensure that you enjoy your INFINITI to the
Additionally, a separate Customer Care and
never drive too fast for conditions.
fullest, we encourage you to read this Owner’s
Lemon Law Information Booklet will explain how
ALWAYS give your full attention to driving
Manual immediately. It explains all of the fea-
to resolve any concerns you may have with your
and avoid using vehicle features or taking
tures, controls and performance characteristics
vehicle, as well as clarify your rights under your
other actions that could distract you.
of your INFINITI; it also provides important
state’s lemon law.
instructions and safety information.
ALWAYS use your seat belts and appropriate
READ FIRST — THEN DRIVE SAFELY
child restraint systems. Pre-teen children
should be seated in the rear seat.

Before driving your vehicle, read your Owner’s
Manual carefully. This will ensure familiarity
ALWAYS provide information about the
with controls and maintenance requirements,
proper use of vehicle safety features to all
assisting you in the safe operation of your
occupants of the vehicle.
vehicle.
ALWAYS review this Owner’s Manual for im-
portant safety information.


07/23/08—pattie


IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT
MODIFICATION OF YOUR VEHICLE
THIS MANUAL
This vehicle should not be modified. Modifica-
You will see various symbols in this manual.
tion could affect its performance, safety or
They are used in the following ways:
durability, and may even violate governmen-
tal regulations. In addition, damage or perfor-

WARNING
mance problems resulting from modification
will not be covered under the INFINITI warran-

This is used to indicate the presence of a haz-
ties.
ard that could cause death or serious personal
injury. To avoid or reduce the risk, the proce-
dures must be followed precisely.

WHEN READING THE MANUAL
SIC0697
This manual includes information for all options
CAUTION
available on this model. Therefore, you may find
If you see the symbol above, it means “Do not
some information that does not apply to your
This is used to indicate the presence of a haz-
do this” or “Do not let this happen” .
vehicle.
ard that could cause minor or moderate per-
sonal injury or damage to your vehicle. To avoid

All information, specifications and illustrations
or reduce the risk, the procedures must be fol-
in this manual are those in effect at the time of
lowed carefully.
printing. INFINITI reserves the right to change
If you see a symbol similar to those above in an
specifications or design at any time without
illustration, it means the arrow points to the
notice.
front of the vehicle.
Arrows in an illustration that are similar to
those above indicate movement or action.


07/23/08—pattie


Arrows in an illustration that are similar to
BLUETOOTH is a trade-
those above call attention to an item in the
mark owned by Bluetooth
illustration.
SIG, Inc., U.S.A. and li-
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65
cenced to Xanavi Informat-
WARNING
ics Corporation.
WARNING
Gracenote is a registered
Engine Exhaust, some of its constituents, and
certain vehicle components contain or emit

trademark of Gracenote,
chemicals known to the State of California to
Inc. The Gracenote logo
cause cancer and birth defects or other repro-
and logo type, and the
ductive harm. In addition, certain fluids con-
“Powered by Gracenote”
tained in vehicles and certain products of com-
logo are trademarks of
ponent wear contain or emit chemicals known
Gracenote.
to the State of California to cause cancer and
birth defects or other reproductive harm.

XM Radio requires
CALIFORNIA PERCHLORATE ADVISORY
subscription, sold sepa-
rately after first 90 days.
Some vehicle parts, such as lithium batteries, may
Not available in Alaska,
contain perchlorate material. The following advi-
sory is provided: “Perchlorate Material - special

Hawaii or Guam. For more
© 2008 NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD.
handling may apply, See www.dtsc.ca.gov/
information, visit www.
hazardouswaste/perchlorate.”
xmradio.com.
All rights reserved. No part of this Owner’s
Manual may be reproduced or stored in a re-
trieval system, or transmitted in any form, or by
any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopy-
ing, recording or otherwise, without the prior
written permission of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.


07/31/08—tbrooks


INFINITI CUSTOMER CARE PROGRAM
INFINITI CARES ...
Both INFINITI and your INFINITI dealer are dedicated to serving all your automotive needs. Your satisfaction with your vehicle and your INFINITI dealer
are our primary concerns. Your INFINITI 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 INFINITI with the information on
INFINITI dealer cannot assist you with or you
the following information:
the left at:
would like to provide INFINITI directly with
– Your name, address, and telephone number
comments or questions, please contact our
For U.S. customers
(INFINITI’s) Consumer Affairs Department using
– Vehicle identification number (on dash
INFINITI Division
our toll-free number:
panel)
Nissan North America, Inc.
Consumer Affairs Department

– Date of purchase
For U.S. customers
P.O. Box 685003
1-800-662-6200
Franklin, TN 37068-5003
– Current odometer reading
For Canadian customers
For Canadian customers
– Your INFINITI dealer’s name
INFINITI Division
1-800-361-4792
– Your comments or questions
Nissan Canada Inc.
OR
5290 Orbitor Drive
Mississauga, Ontario L4W 4Z5

We appreciate your interest in INFINITI and thank you for buying a quality INFINITI vehicle.


07/23/08—pattie


Table of
Illustrated table of contents
0
Contents
Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint system
1
Instruments and controls
2
Pre-driving checks and adjustments
3
Monitor, climate, 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



07/23/08—pattie


0 Illustrated table of contents
Seats, seat belts and supplemental restraint
Passenger compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-7
system (SRS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-2
Sedan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-7
Exterior front. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-3
Coupe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-8
Sedan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-3
Cockpit. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-9
Coupe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-4
Instrument panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-10
Exterior rear . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-5
Meters and gauges . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .0-11
Sedan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-5
Engine compartment. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-12
Coupe . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-6
VQ37VHR engine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-12


07/26/08—pattie


SEATS, SEAT BELTS AND SUPPLEMENTAL
RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS)

7. Occupant classification sensor (pattern
sensor) (P. 1-44)
8. Front seats (P. 1-3)
9. Seat belts with pretensioners (P. 1-51)
10. Rear seat walk-in mechanism (Coupe)
(P. 1-6)
11. Rear seats (P. 1-7)
— Child restraints (P. 1-19)
12. LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for
CHildren) system (P. 1-21)
SSI0341
1. Supplemental front-impact air bags
4. Head restraints (P. 1-9)
(P. 1-38)
5. Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supple-
2. Front seat-mounted side-impact supple-
mental air bags (P. 1-38)
mental air bags (P. 1-38)
6. Child restraint anchor points (for top
3. Seat belts (P. 1-11)
tether strap child restraint) (P. 1-23)
0-2 Illustrated table of contents


07/31/08—tbrooks


EXTERIOR FRONT
4. Moonroof (if so equipped) (P. 2-51)
5. Power windows (P. 2-48)
6. Recovery hook (P. 6-15)
7. Tires
— Wheel and tires (P. 8-29, P. 9-9)
— Flat tire ( 6-2)
— Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
(P. 2-14, P. 5-3)
8. Outside mirrors (P. 3-27)
9. Doors
— Keys (P. 3-2)
— Door locks (P. 3-4)
— Intelligent Key system (P. 3-7)
— Remote keyless entry system (P. 3-15)
SSI0259
SEDAN
— Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS)
(if so equipped) (P. 2-34)
1. Hood (P. 3-18)
— Fog light (P. 2-36)
2. Headlight and turn signal
— Operation (P. 2-31)
3. Windshield wiper and washer
— Bulb replacement (P. 8-17)
— Operation (P. 2-30)
— Maintenance (P. 8-18)
Illustrated table of contents
0-3


07/23/08—pattie


4. Moonroof (if so equipped) (P. 2-51)
5. Power windows (P. 2-48)
6. Recovery hook (P. 6-15)
7. Tires
— Wheel and tires (P. 8-29, P. 9-9)
— Flat tire ( 6-2)
— Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
(P. 2-14, P. 5-3)
8. Outside mirrors (P. 3-27)
9. Doors
— Keys (P. 3-2)
— Door locks (P. 3-4)
— Intelligent Key system (P. 3-7)
— Remote keyless entry system (P. 3-15)
SSI0342
COUPE
— Adaptive Front lighting System (AFS)
(if so equipped) (P. 2-34)
1. Hood (P. 3-18)
— Fog light (P. 2-36)
2. Headlight and turn signal
— Operation (P. 2-31)
3. Windshield wiper and washer
— Bulb replacement (P. 8-24)
— Operation (P. 2-30)
— Maintenance (P. 8-18)
0-4 Illustrated table of contents


07/23/08—pattie


Document Outline

  • 2009 Infiniti G37 Sedan/Coupe
  • OM9E-0V36U0/OM9E-GV36U0
  • Table of Contents