1996 Nissan Maxima Overview

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GLE
25 national listings
GXE
13 national listings
SE
9 national listings

Nissan Maxima Experts

#1 rtriel
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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 36 reviews

1996 Nissan Maxima by Murray
 — For what it is....a mid-level, modestly-priced Japanese 4-door sedan....the Maxima is an impressive car; and doesn't receive half the credit it deserves. Manual transmission models from 1995-2003 were... Read More
Keep Looking As Brand New!!! by Javier
 — I own this since 2005 and It has more than 100,000 miles I thought I was going to have so many difficulties but far from that this car keep running without a major problem. I only keep doing the re... Read More
Huge Value That Will Outperform Many Brand New Cars by Saulr
 — It definitely feels like youre driving a sports sedan because the acceleration and braking are top notch. The car is still Nissans flagship sedan and this car can outperform many brand new cars. I hav... Read More

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Nissan Maxima Questions

Lee Pemberton V
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Engine Modifications

HAS ANYONE DONE ANY POWER ADDERS OR MODIFICATIONS. I WAS JUST WONDERING HOW MUCH OF A PAIN IT IS TO ADD THINGS LIKE A COLD AIR INTAKE AND SUCH AND IF ITS WORTH IT IN THE PERFORMANCE YOU GET. AND WHAT ...

4,437 views with 14 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
A Facebook user
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'96 Maxima Gxe--constantly Turning Off At Low Rpm(sometimes While Moving)

has anyone had to deal with the problem in the past? im guessing its related to idle, or something with idle--idle air control? maybe something with vacuum pressure? the car likes to turn off when slo...

1,456 views with 8 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
Fred Clark
0

How Do I Know If My 1996 Nissan Maxima Needs A New Serpentine Belt?

The car has been squealing when started, and now battery dies before I can get it started.

31 views with 2 answers (last answer 6 months ago)
renob0214
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1996 Maxima Loud Heated Noise

My 1996 maxima makes a really loud clanky noise when the heater is on. It is not constant and does not change with the fan speed. It does feel like something else is kicking on when the noise oc...

46 views with 3 answers (last answer 8 months ago)
studentandmommy
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Hello, I Have A 1996 Nissan Maxima With Approx. 160k Miles.

Recently, it has been stalling whenever I am at a stop light or in idle. The rpms go high than low and eventually to zero than the car just shuts off. It usually starts right back up but sometimes it ...

75 views with 3 answers (last answer 8 months ago)