Leaf ELE-Electric Engine (2011)
Technical Service Bulletin # 10-135A
Telematics System - Service Information
Date: January 5, 2011
LEAF; TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION
This bulletin has been amended. A NOTE has been added to "Turning On the TCU During PDI". Please discard previous versions.
APPLIED VEHICLES: 2011 LEAF (ZEO)
This bulletin contains important service procedures that must be performed in order to set-up and maintain the Nissan LEAF Telematics system.
See the Telematics Overview, below, and the Bulletin Overview also below for more information.
Detailed Telematics system information outside the scope of this bulletin can be found in the AV section of the Electronic Service Manual (ESM).
The Nissan LEAF is equipped with a wireless communication device called a Telematics Communication Unit (TCU).
The connection between the TCU and the Nissan CARWINGS(TM) Data Center, along with an active CARWINGS(TM) subscription, allows for
^ Some vehicle information and functions are available to the vehicle owner via personal computer or internet-enabled smart phone.
^ Additional information is displayed on the navigation screen in the CARWINGS(TM) section.
During Pre-Delivery Inspection (PDI):
^ The TCU is OFF when delivered to the dealership and will need to be turned ON during PDI.
^ Use CONSULT-III plus (C-III plus) to turn ON the TCU.
^ See Turning ON the TCU During PDI for detailed instructions.
When replacing a TCU:
^ If the TCU requires replacement for any reason:
1. Turn OFF the original TCU using C-III plus.