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Nissan Sentra Owners Manual: Driving on snow or ice


  • Wet ice (32°F, 0°C and freezing rain), very cold snow or ice can be slick and very hard to drive on. The vehicle will have much less traction or “grip” under these conditions. Try to avoid driving on wet ice until the road is salted or sanded.

  • Whatever the condition, drive with caution.

    Accelerate and slow down with care. If accelerating or downshifting too fast, the drive wheels will lose even more traction.

  • Allow more stopping distance under these conditions. Braking should be started sooner than on dry pavement.

  • Allow greater following distances on slippery roads.

  • Watch for slippery spots (glare ice).

    These may appear on an otherwise clear road in shaded areas. If a patch of ice is seen ahead, brake before reaching it. Try not to brake while on the ice, and avoid any sudden steering maneuvers.

  • Do not use the cruise control (if so equipped) on slippery roads.

  • Snow can trap dangerous exhaust gases under your vehicle. Keep snow clear of the exhaust pipe and from around your vehicle.

Special winter equipment
It is recommended that the following items be carried in the vehicle during winter: A scraper and stiff-bristled brush to remove ice and snow from the windows and wiper blades. A sturdy, fl ...

Engine block heater (if so equipped)
Engine block heaters are used to assist with cold temperature starting. The engine block heater should be used when the outside temperature is 20°F (-7°C) or lower. WARNING Do not u ...

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Precautions For Engine Service
DISCONNECTING FUEL PIPING Before starting work, check no fire or spark producing items are in the work area. Release fuel pressure before disconnecting and disassembly. After disconnecting pipes, plug openings to stop fuel leakage. DRAINING ENGINE COOLANT Drain engine coolant and engi ...

B0093 FRont door satellite sensor LH
Description DTC B0093 FRONT DOOR SATELLITE SENSOR LH The front door satellite sensor LH is wired to the air bag diagnosis sensor unit. The air bag diagnosis sensor unit will monitor the front door satellite sensor LH for internal failures and its circuits for communication errors. PART LOCA ...

Ipdm-e branch line circuit
Diagnosis procedure 1.Check connector Turn the ignition switch off. Disconnect the battery cable from the negative terminal. Check the terminals and connectors of the ipdm e/r for damage, bend and loose connection (unit side and connector side). Is the inspection result normal? Yes ...

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