Hybrid Car Maintenance & Repair for 2008 Nissan Altima

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2008 Nissan Altima Maintenance

A little service can go a long way. Select a maintenance service below to learn about properly caring for your 2008 Nissan Altima.

FAQs About 2008 Nissan Altima Hybrid Systems

  • How much does it cost to fix Nissan Altima hybrid vehicle systems? The answer is, it depends. Some high voltage components are only available as parts of bigger units. Note that we do offer promotional financing with the Firestone credit card.* (*Subject to credit approval.)
  • Why is my Nissan Altima gas mileage getting worse? Let us check it out. Worsening fuel economy in your Nissan Altima may be related to a worn out or bad high voltage battery pack.
  • What does an illuminated check engine light mean on my Nissan Altima? The Nissan Altima check engine light could be illuminated because of a fouled oxygen sensor or a faulty fuse. Or, it might be due to a more serious issue, like a misfire. These are just a few potential reasons. Visit Firestone Complete Auto Care for a full diagnostic.

All-Around Care for Your 2008 Nissan Altima

Make an appointment for repair and maintenance for your 2008 Nissan Altima at Firestone Complete Auto Care. It's true — you don't have to go to the Nissan dealership for hybrid vehicle service. From the front tires to the taillights, your hybrid 2008 Nissan Altima will be cared for like it was our own. Our technicians are trained to perform everyday maintenance and more on your 2008 Nissan Altima, including tire repair and service, cabin filter replacement, brake pad/rotor replacement, A/C service, wheel alignment, and even wiper replacement. Learn more about Firestone hybrid car care, and schedule a convenient appointment for Nissan Altima maintenance.

2008 Nissan Altima High Voltage Services

Every hybrid vehicle is different. Some are called "hybrids" because they use battery power to propel or help propel the vehicle, some hybrids may or may not plug-in to charge, and some may or may not have regenerative braking. And did you know? Some hybrid cars come with a traditional 12-volt battery along with a high-voltage battery. With so much variation in hybrid vehicles, your 2008 Nissan Altima needs someone who knows it inside and out. We'll help your hybrid run newer, longer. Your neighborhood Firestone Complete Auto Care location is fully equipped to offer low voltage and conventional services for all hybrid vehicles, including Nissan Altimas.

Select locations also provide high voltage services. A high voltage service is anything that requires removing the Nissan's high voltage safety/service disconnect plug/switch, servicing any high voltage cables, the power inverter, the electric machines/motors, the high voltage battery pack, high voltage A/C compressor, etc. Call before scheduling an appointment to check which high voltage services are offered at your location. Some of these high voltage vehicle services might include:

Hybrid vehicle diagnostic: Once we know the symptoms, a diagnostic is the next step we take when you bring your 2008 Nissan Altima in to identify the root cause. a diagnostic is performed to get to the bottom of the trouble with your 2008 Nissan Altima. With the information gathered, your technician can solve your hybrid car problems or determine if any more tests need to be performed. We won't make any repairs until you give us the thumbs up.

Hybrid high voltage battery cooling system inspections: Your technician will closely examine your Nissan Altima's battery filter (if applicable), and then clean its ducts. (This applies to air-cooled high voltage batteries. Liquid-cooled or refrigerant-cooled high voltage batteries are inspected differently.)

High voltage cable inspection: The technician will inspect the exterior of the cable jackets and connectors on your 2008 Nissan Altima and check to make sure no high voltage energy is transferring to the chassis. They'll notify you if a new cable is needed.

Isolation test: For this test, a technician uses a special tool to see if any high voltage parts are "leaking" electric energy to the chassis.

Remove and replace hybrid electric battery: Is your Nissan Altima's high voltage battery a goner? Let us install a new one.

Health check for power electronic systems: We'll review the regenerative braking, power inverter, and/or electric drive machine(s)/motor(s) in your 2008 Nissan Altima.

These are just a few of the more specialized hybrid car services that might be offered at your local Firestone Complete Auto Care. Call ahead to confirm!

2008 Nissan Altima Hybrid Maintenance

You don't have to wait for abnormal smells, leaks, or noises to stop by for hybrid vehicle care. Investing in 2008 Nissan Altima manufacturer suggested maintenance is one of the best ways to help avoid repairs from the get-go! Your local Firestone technician can tackle your Altima scheduled maintenance to help keep your vehicle running newer, longer.

We get pretty "charged up" thinking about the future of hybrid car care. You are, too, just by driving and taking care of your 2008 Nissan Altima! Book an appointment soon for convenient hybrid vehicle repair and service for your 2008 Nissan Altima! Many locations are open at night and on weekends for your convenience.