NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual Steps for determining correct load
limit
1. Locate the statement “The combined
weight of occupants and cargo
should never exceed XXX kg or XXX
lbs” on your vehicle’s placard.
2. Determine the co

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual 5. Determine the combined weight of
luggage and cargo being loaded on
the vehicle. That weight may not
safely exceed the available cargo and
luggage load capacity calculated in
Step 4.
6. If your vehi

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual WARNING
Overloading or improper loading of a
trailer and its cargo can adversely affect
vehicle handling, braking and perfor-
mance and may lead to accidents.
CAUTION
cDo not tow a trailer or haul a h

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual Temperature conditions can also affect towing.
For example, towing a heavy trailer in high outside
temperatures on graded roads can affect engine
performance and cause overheating. The engine
protecti

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual Towing capacities are calculated assuming a
base vehicle with driver and any options required
to achieve the rating. Additional passengers,
cargo and/or optional equipment, such as the
trailer hitch,

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual Always verify that available capacities are within
the required ratings.
TOWING LOAD/SPECIFICATION
TOWING LOAD / SPECIFICATION
UNIT: lb (kg)
MAXIMUM TOWING
LOAD1,000 (454)
MAXIMUM TONGUE
LOAD100 (45)

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual CAUTION
cDo not use axle-mounted hitches.
cThe hitch should not be attached to or
affect the operation of the impact-
absorbing bumper.
cDo not modify the vehicle exhaust sys-
tem, brake system, etc.

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual WARNING
Never connect a trailer brake system di-
rectly to the vehicle brake system.
When towing a trailer load of 3,500 lbs.
(1587 kg) or more, trailers with a brake
system MUST be used. However, mos

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual cAlways drive your vehicle at a moderate
speed.
cWhen backing up, hold the bottom of the
steering wheel with one hand. Move your
hand in the direction in which you want the
trailer to go. Make small c

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NISSAN ALTIMA HYBRID 2009 L32A / 4.G Owners Manual 2. When the trailer sway stops, gently apply the
brakes and pull to the side of the road in a
safe area.
3. Try to rearrange the trailer load so it is bal-
anced as described earlier in this section.