2009 Nissan Cube Owner’s Manual

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Foreword
Welcome to the growing family of new NISSAN
WARNING
MODIFICATION OF YOUR VEHICLE
owners. This vehicle is delivered to you with
confidence. It was produced using the latest
This vehicle should not be modified.
techniques and strict quality control.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMA-
Modification could affect its performance,
TION REMINDERS FOR SAFETY!
safety or durability, and may even violate
This manual was prepared to help you under-
governmental regulations. In addition,
stand the operation and maintenance of your
Follow these important driving rules to
damage or performance problems result-
vehicle so that you may enjoy many miles of
help ensure a safe and comfortable trip
ing from modification may not be covered
driving pleasure. Please read through this
under NISSAN warranties.
manual before operating your vehicle.
for you and your passengers!
. NEVER drive under the influence of
A separate Warranty Information Booklet
alcohol or drugs.
WHEN READING THE MANUAL
explains details about the warranties cov-
ering your vehicle. The NISSAN Service
. ALWAYS observe posted speed lim-
This manual includes information for all
and Maintenance Guide explains details
its and never drive too fast for
options available on this model. Therefore,
about maintaining and servicing your ve-
conditions.
you may find some information that does
hicle. Additionally, a separate Customer
not apply to your vehicle.
. ALWAYS give your full attention to
Care/Lemon Law Booklet (U.S. only) will
driving and avoid using vehicle
All information, specifications and illustrations in
explain how to resolve any concerns you
features or taking other actions that
this manual are those in effect at the time of
may have with your vehicle, as well as
printing. NISSAN reserves the right to change
clarify your rights under your state’s lemon
could distract you.
specifications or design at any time without
law.
. ALWAYS use your seat belts and
notice.
appropriate child restraint systems.
Your NISSAN dealer knows your vehicle best.
Pre-teen children should be seated
When you require any service or have any
questions, we will be glad to assist you with the
in the rear seat.
extensive resources available to us.
. ALWAYS provide information about
the proper use of vehicle safety
READ FIRST — THEN DRIVE SAFELY
features to all occupants of the
Before driving your vehicle, read your Owner’s
vehicle.
Manual carefully. This will ensure familiarity with
. ALWAYS review this Owner’s Man-
controls and maintenance requirements, assist-
ual for important safety information.
ing you in the safe operation of your vehicle.
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IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT
Arrows in an illustration that are similar to those
THIS MANUAL
above call attention to an item in the illustration.
You will see various symbols in this manual. They
CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 65
are used in the following ways:
WARNING
WARNING
WARNING
This is used to indicate the presence of
Engine exhaust, some of its constitu-
a hazard that could cause death or
ents, and certain vehicle components
serious personal injury. To avoid or
contain or emit chemicals known to the
reduce the risk, the procedures must
State of California to cause cancer and
be followed precisely.
birth defects or other reproductive
harm. In addition, certain fluids con-
SIC0697
CAUTION
tained in vehicles and certain products
If you see the symbol above, it means “Do not
of component wear contain or emit
This is used to indicate the presence of
do this” or “Do not let this happen”.
chemicals known to the State of Cali-
a hazard that could cause minor or
fornia to cause cancer and birth defects
moderate personal injury or damage to
or other reproductive harm.
your vehicle. To avoid or reduce the risk,
the procedures must be followed care-
If you see a symbol similar to those above in an
CALIFORNIA PERCHLORATE ADVI-
fully.
illustration, it means the arrow points to the front
SORY
of the vehicle.
Some vehicle parts, such as lithium bat-
teries, may contain perchlorate material.
The following advisory is provided: “Per-
chlorate Material - special handling may
Arrows in an illustration that are similar to those
apply, See www.dtsc.ca.gov/
above indicate movement or action.
hazardouswaste/perchlorate.”
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90 days. Not available in Alaska,
Hawaii or Guam. For more in-
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visit
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C 2009 NISSAN MOTOR CO., LTD.
All rights reserved. No part of this Owner’s
Manual may be reproduced or stored in a
retrieval system, or transmitted in any form, or
by any means, electronic, mechanical, photo-
copying, recording or otherwise, without the
prior written permission of Nissan Motor Co.,
Ltd.
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NISSAN CUSTOMER CARE
PROGRAM
NISSAN CARES ...
Both NISSAN and your NISSAN dealer are dedicated to serving all your automotive needs. Your satisfaction with your vehicle and your NISSAN dealer are
our primary concerns. Your NISSAN 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 NISSAN with the information at:
NISSAN dealer cannot assist you with or you
the following information:
For U.S. customers
would like to provide NISSAN directly with
Nissan North America, Inc.
comments or questions, please contact the
— Your name, address, and telephone number
Consumer Affairs Department
NISSAN Consumer Affairs Department using
— Vehicle identification number (attached to
P.O. Box 685003
our toll-free number:
the top of the instrument panel on the
Franklin, TN 37068-5003
For U.S. customers
driver’s side)
For Canadian customers
Nissan Canada Inc.
1-800-NISSAN-1
— Date of purchase
5290 Orbitor Drive
(1-800-647-7261)
— Current odometer reading
Mississauga, Ontario L4W 4Z5
For Canadian customers
1-800-387-0122
— Your NISSAN dealer’s name
— Your comments or questions
OR
We appreciate your interest in NISSAN and thank you for buying a quality NISSAN vehicle.
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Table of
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Contents
Safety — Seats, seat belts and supplemental
restraint system
1
Instruments and controls
2
Pre-driving checks and adjustments
3
Heater, air conditioner, audio and phone 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
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Seats, seat belts and Supplemental Restraint
Cockpit. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-7
System (SRS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-2
Instrument panel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-8
Exterior front . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-3
Meters and gauges. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-9
Exterior rear . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-4
Engine compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-10
Exterior (Kro¯m models) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-5
MR18DE engine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-10
Passenger compartment . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 0-6
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SEATS, SEAT BELTS AND
SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT
SYSTEM (SRS)
10. Seat belt with pretensioner (P.1-56)
11. Rear seats* (P.1-4)
— Child restraints (P.1-23)
12. LATCH (Lower Anchors and Tethers for CHildren)
system* (P.1-24)
*:
except for Cargo Van models
SSI0558
1.
Supplemental front-impact air bags (Page 1-44)
5.
Roof-mounted curtain side-impact supplemental
2.
Front seat-mounted side-impact supplemental air
air bags (P.1-44)
bags (P.1-44)
6.
Rear headrest* (P.1-9)
3.
Seat belts (P.1-12)
7.
Rear center seat belt* (P.1-20)
4.
Head restraints (P.1-6)
8.
Occupant classification sensors (weight sensors)
— Front-seat Active Head Restraints (P.1-9)
— Advanced Air Bag System (P.1-50)
9.
Front seats (P.1-3)
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EXTERIOR FRONT
6.
Fog lights*
— Switch operation (P.2-27)
— Bulb replacement (P.8-27)
7.
License plate installation (P.9-11)
8.
Recovery hook (P.6-15)
9.
Tires
— Wheel and tires (P.8-28, P.9-7)
— Flat tire (P.6-2)
— Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
(P.2-13, P.5-3)
10. Side turn signal lights
— Switch operation (P.2-26)
— Bulb replacement (P.8-27)
11. Doors
— Keys (P.3-2)
— Door locks (P.3-4)
— Remote keyless entry system* (P.3-7)
— Intelligent Key system* (P.3-10)
— Security system (P.2-17)
12. Child safety rear door lock (P.3-6)
*:
if so equipped
SSI0559
1.
Hood (P.3-21)
3.
Windshield wiper and washer
2.
Headlight and turn signal lights
— Switch operation (P.2-20)
— Switch operation (P.2-23)
— Blade replacement (P.8-17)
— Bulb replacement (P.8-26)
— Window washer fluid (P.8-12)
4.
Outside mirrors (P.3-27)
5.
Power windows (P.2-36)
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EXTERIOR REAR
8.
Spare tire (under the vehicle) (P.6-4)
9.
Fuel-filler door
— Operation (P.3-24)
— Fuel recommendation (P.9-3)
*:
if so equipped
SSI0560
1.
Rear window wiper and washer
4.
Rear window defroster (P.2-23)
— Switch operation (P.2-22)
5.
Back door (P.3-22)
— Window washer fluid (P.8-12)
— Intelligent Key system* (P.3-10)
2.
High-mounted stop light
6.
Rear combination light
— Bulb replacement (P.8-27)
— Bulb replacement (P.8-27)
3.
Antenna (P.4-29)
7.
Sonar sensors*
— Satellite radio antenna* (P.4-10)
— Sonar system* (P.5-24)
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Document Outline

  • 2009 Nissan Cube
  • OM9E-0Z12U1
  • Table of Contents