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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Nissan Maxima
The Maxima is one of the most popular vehicles from Nissan, and they’ve been hitting it out of the park in recent years. The 2012 Nissan Maxima is a fantastic, practical vehicle that...

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95 nissian maxima have replaced fuel pump, crank sensors both still car stalling and sometimes won't start
Hi Sonja. Thanks for contacting us today. Usually when a fuel pump or crankshaft sensor is not working, the vehicle will not start at all. It's more likely that you have a fuel system restriction or the engine is having...
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Throttle body codes. Car wont accelerate.
The throttle control actuator (and related relay that provides power to this) is a module that controls the opening and closing of the throttle plate which is what allows air and fuel into the engine. When this is not working...
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Why would my Nissan Maxima make loud humming noise when I accelerate up 55mph but noise stops or gets softer at 60mph.
It sounds like you may also need to change the right front bearing as well. Bearing damage usually happens slowly over the course of days or weeks or maybe even months. You may notice the noise getting louder and louder...
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When I press on Gas my Wheel start shaking NOT STEERING WHEEL, MY BACK WHEEL I coulf Go 5mph and it starts Shaking I have to press
Hello, thank you for writing in. The tire may be shaking for a number of reasons. The tire may be out of balance and need a weight added to it. This is less likely to show at such low speeds,...
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What is the estimated costs to replace a value cover gasket? I live in Maryland.
You can obtain an instant, detailed written quote, and schedule the repair to suit your needs, by visiting YourMechanic’s valve cover gasket replacement service page. Once on that page, please click on "Get a Quote" and enter your location (zip...
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I have nissan Teana 230 JM. Engine is getting hot and some smoke is coming when running 20-30 kms, but not showing any warning...
Of course, first make sure that the engine is fully and correctly configured for CNG. If not, that alone will create problems, including overheating. If the engine is configured for CNG but it is still overheating, you can request an...
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Engine
If the engine is revving up but the car does not move then you have a transmission slipping problem. If it has a manual transmission then it may be the clutch. Either way it is a transmission problem and will...
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Hi I have a 2007 nissan maxima 3.5l with a p0746 and a p0776 code saying the pressure control solenoid is stuck off
Hi Jeffery. The P-0746 OBD-II trouble code is one of the more confusing and hard to diagnose codes. P0746 will occur when the required amount of fluid pressure doesn’t match the actual amount that is detected by the vehicle’s PCM....
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Hi I have a 2007 nissan maxima 3.5l with a p0746 and a p0776 code saying the pressure control solenoid is stuck off, when I press
Hi Jeffery. We answered this question earlier, but in case you didn't get it, here is what we had to say. The P-0746 OBD-II trouble code is one of the more confusing and hard to diagnose codes. P0746 will occur...
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I have a 2008 nissan maxima sl. The car cut off while driving. Trying to restart it all I'm getting is a clicking noise.
Hi Joy. Thanks for contacting us today. Usually the "click" noise while starting is an indication that the starter motor is either not receiving power to engage the motor. This could be due to a dead battery, damaged electrical relay...
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my trunk keeps opening to my 1999 nisean maxiam it want stay close
Hi Tae. If the trunk continually opens - and you have a manual trunk lock, it's likely that the locking mechanism itself is damaged and needs to be repaired. If it's an electric lock, it's probably an open or damaged...
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What does it mean when the slip indicating light comes on
One of the vehicle speed sensors is most likely malfunctioning and signalling the ABS anti-skid to think the wheel has stopped when you are moving. You will need to have the systems scanned and checked for stored codes and test...
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Has my car jumped time
If the timing belt broke, or jumped, that could account for the no start. Your engine is classified as an "interference" type which means that if the timing belt breaks when the engine is operating, the valves can impact the...
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Did my car jump time
At 230,000 miles there is any number of things that could be wrong. If by saying "jumped time" you mean "did the timing belt shift?" that is one of the possibilities. The timing belt should be replaced every 90,000 miles...
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Car clicks but won't start unless jumped - just replaced battery two days ago.
it sounds like you may have a problem with the charging system not properly maintaining a charge on the battery. The clicking sound (usually very rapid) is a result of the battery not generating enough power to cause the starter...
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The service engine soon light turn on and it made a pull and it thoes not what to run more then 50 mills
The check engine light indicates that there is likely something wrong with the engine or transmission in your vehicle and will usually come on in conjunction with the vehicle going into the reduced power mode. This happens when the vehicle...
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I need help with my nissan maxima 2005 i was driving down the road then all of a sudden the whole car turned off
You may also want to check the camshaft position sensor as well as this also helps to control ignition timing as well as fuel injection timing. The camshaft position sensor measures the rotational position of the camshaft and transmits that...
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I have a 2001 Nissan Maxima and it cranks up all day but won't start up it'll start up sometimes and when it does it runs great
It may be that a component has gone tempermental on you. That happens with electronic stuff. The part will fail occasionally until one day it just doesn't work at all. You haven't said whether there is a check engine light...
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Car stuffs off while driving and steering wheel barely turns... car turns back on after
Hi Larrone. Typically when a camshaft position sensor is faulty, it will prohibit the vehicle from starting at all. What is possible however is that the harness connected to this sensor might be loose - causing inconsistent operation. If you...
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Car wont pass 3000 rpm
What you are describing sounds like you may have a clogged or damaged catalytic converter. The catalytic converter converts toxic exhaust gases into less harmful pollutants that are suitable to be expelled into the atmosphere. When the catalytic converter is...

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