How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020)

How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020) – In the United States, the midsize sedan segment is the market demand. No wonder many manufacturers are targeting this segment and also many consumers who hunt. 2015 Nissan Altima Coupe has been the flagship product of Nissan, against its competitors, especially in the class sedan. Since its release in 1993 up to the latest Nissan Altima attempt against New Mazda 6 2015 and the All-New Toyota Camry.

Nissan brings fixes and improvements to this flagship sedan. Nissan Altima’s latest cool styles now appear with a more powerful and aerodynamic. The front looks more aggressive and dramatic with headlights glance looks similar to the last generation of the Nissan Maxima. A luxurious impression tried to show through the chrome accents found on the grille, door handles, and the handle to open the trunk. Not only that, but the premium design is also visible on the rear roofline longer, combined with the high part of the trunk.

How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020)

How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020)

Time needed: 7 minutes.

If you receive an SRS Airbag warning light while driving and you want to clear or turning off the warning light on your Nissan Altima, follow these instructions:

  1. Turn the ignition key to position “ON” without starting the engine,

    If your vehicle has a Smart key button, press the “Start” button twice without touching the brake pedal.

  2. Watch the airbag light closely.

    It will stay on for a few secs. and then as soon as it blinks off (the start of the flashing), turn the key off instantly.

  3. Wait for more than 3 seconds


  4. Repeat steps 1-3 two more times until you have done the cycle three times.


  5. Now turn the key on and watch the light. It will start blinking in a different, slower manner.

    This is a diagnostic mode. You can watch this for a little while, no hurry.

  6. Now turn the key off again, wait for more than 3 seconds like in step 3 again, and turn back on.


  7. Turn the ignition off and then start the engine to verify the indicator has been reset


For more details, please watch the following video:

If the procedure worked, the airbag light will not be flashing. This tutorial is based on the Nissan repair manual. This procedure should apply to all models of Nissan Altima (2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 model years). Hopefully, the article How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020) useful for you. Good Luck!

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9 Comments on “How To Reset Nissan Altima Airbag Warning Light (2007-2020)

  1. Hello

    I have a problem.

    I have a 2015 Nissan Altima S, airbags driver and passenger out, buy in Mexico of a 2014 Altima same model, the two airbags with the module, changing air bags I realize that the original than remove has two connectors one yellow and one orange, and buy only the yellow connector, I can do about it?

  2. Oh my gosh. It totally worked. I am so stoked. Thank you so much! My mechanic said I had to replace the sensor in my seat. God bless you!

  3. Light started blinking yesterday so I tried these steps the next morning. It worked, no more light. Hopefully it will stay off.

  4. My light stays on I have a 2014 Altima and have a keyless starter. You said to press the starter button twice without foot on brake then you lost me after that. Do I repeat the no brake and.2 pushes on the button again ?

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