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Nissan Sentra Owners Manual: Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (if so equipped)

Nissan Sentra Owners Manual / Starting and driving / Ignition switch (if so equipped) / Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) (if so equipped)

The ignition lock is designed so that the ignition


The ignition lock is designed so that the ignition switch cannot be turned to the LOCK position until the shift lever is moved to the P (Park) position.

When the ignition switch cannot be turned to the LOCK position:

  1. Shift the shift lever to the P (Park) position.
  2. Turn the ignition switch slightly in the ON direction.
  3. Turn the ignition switch to the LOCK position.
  4. Remove the key if it is inserted in the ignition switch.

If the ignition switch is turned to the LOCK position, the shift lever cannot be moved from the P (Park) position.

The shift lever can be moved if the ignition switch is placed in the ON position and the foot brake pedal is depressed.

There is an OFF position between the LOCK and ACC positions. The OFF position is indicated by a “1” on the key cylinder.

Ignition switch (if so equipped)
WARNING Never remove or turn the key to the LOCK position while driving. The steering wheel will lock (for models with a steering lock mechanism). This may cause the driver ...

Manual transmission (if so equipped)
The ignition switch includes a device that helps prevent accidental removal of the key while driving. The key can only be removed when the ignition switch is in the LOCK position. On manua ...

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Changing shift ranges in S mode
When the shift lever is in the S position, the shift lever or paddle shift switches (if equipped) can be operated as follows: Shift lever Paddle shift switches (if equipped) Upshifting Downshifting The initial shift range in S mode is set automatically to 4, 5 or 6 according to veh ...

Engine oil
Inspection Engine oil level Note: Before starting engine, put vehicle horizontally and check the engine oil level. If engine is already started, stop it and allow 10 minutes before checking. Pull out oil level gauge and wipe it clean. Insert oil level gauge and check that the engine oil ...

FM/AM/SAT radio with compact disc (CD) player (Type A) (if so equipped)
For all operation precautions, see “Audio operation precautions” in this section. Audio main operation VOL (volume) knob / PWR (power) button: Place the ignition switch in the ACC or ON position and press the VOL (volume) knob /PWR (power) button while the system is off to call up the mod ...

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