Nissan Sentra manuals

Nissan Sentra Service Manual: Precautions in repairing high strength steel

High strength steel (HSS)

High strength steel is used for body panels in order to reduce vehicle weight.

Accordingly, precautions in repairing automotive bodies made of high strength steel are described below:

Tensile strength

Nissan/Infiniti designation

Major applicable parts

373 N/mm2 (38kg/mm2,54klb/sq in) SP130
  • Front side member assembly
  • Hoodledge assembly
  • Upper dash
  • Front pillar reinforcement assembly
  • Rear side member assembly
  • Other reinforcements

SP130 is the most commonly used HSS.

Read the following precautions when repairing HSS:

  1. Additional points to consider






  1. Precautions in spot welding HSS

This work should be performed under standard working conditions.

Always note the following when spot welding HSS:




Handling of ultra high strength steel plate parts


Handling of ultra high strength steel plate parts

PROHIBITION OF CUT AND CONNECTION

Do not cut and join the lower lock pillar reinforcement (center pillar reinforcement inside frame parts) because its material is high strength steel plate (ultra high strength steel plate).

The center pillar reinforcement must be replaced if this part is damaged.

Precaution for supplemental restraint system (SRS) "air bag" and "seat belt pre-tensioner"
The Supplemental Restraint System such as “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER”, used along with a front seat belt, helps to reduce the risk or severity of injury to the dri ...

Preparation
...

Other materials:

P0171 Fuel injection system function
DTC Logic DTC DETECTION LOGIC With the Air/Fuel Mixture Ratio Self-Learning Control, the actual mixture ratio can be brought closely to the theoretical mixture ratio based on the mixture ratio feedback signal from the A/F sensors 1. The ECM calculates the necessary compensation to correct th ...

Steering column
Inspection STEERING COLUMN ASSEMBLY Check each part of steering column assembly for damage or other malfunctions. Replace entire steering column assembly if any parts are damaged. Measure steering column rotating torque using Tool. Replace steering column assembly if outside the ...

Ecu diagnosis information
Ipdm e/r (intelligent power distribution module engine room) Reference Value Values on the diagnosis tool Terminal layout Physical values Fail-Safe Can communication control When can communication with ecm and bcm is impossible, ipdm e/r performs fail-safe ...

© 2014-2020 Copyright www.nisentra.com