2. Basic High Voltage System and 12V System Information
2-1 Battery Information
The Pathfinder HYBRID utilizes two batteries in order to supply both high and low voltage.
2-1.1 Low Voltage Batteryâ€˘ The Pathfinder HYBRID contains a conventional lead-acid12 volt battery.
â€˘ The 12V battery is located in the front of the vehicle on the left side of the engine compartment, under a trim cover.
â€˘ The 12V battery is charged by the Li-ion battery through the DC/DC converter.
: Vehicle front
2-1.2 Li-ion Battery â€˘ The Pathfinder HYBRID contains a Li-ion high voltagebattery.
â€˘ The high voltage battery is mounted in the cargo area under the 3rd row seating, enclosed in a metal case
and concealed by trim cover.
â€˘ The high voltage battery stores approximately 144 volts DC.
â€˘ A vent hose is provided to exhaust gasses outside the vehicle, if necessary.
â€˘ Air vents (A) are located on the cargo area trim panels for battery cooling.
The high voltage battery supplies power to the following: â€˘ High voltage harnesses
â€˘ DC/DC converter
â€˘ Traction motor inverter
â€˘ Traction motor