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1998 Nissan Maxima Overview


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Average User Score

4.55 stars

Based on 19 reviews

1998 Maxima Se by Bill
 — It is SMOOTH and QUIET, even after 180k miles. It has been VERY reliable for things that are not considered regular wear service items (brakes, cv joints, etc) It's no rocket but it has decent torqu... Read More
Dave's Nissan Qx by David
 — Good performance, comfortable, handles well! Well built, only needed wiper blades for M.O.T. Washer pump had to be replaced, very cheap! Uses a lot of fuel, if driven hard.I try not to! Haven't had it... Read More
98 Nissan Maxima Review by Frank
 — great car never let me down, never had any major repairs or electrical problem, always had plenty of power to spare. Interior held up two my two boys and was very easy on tires unlike some domestic ca... Read More

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Nissan Maxima Questions


1998 Nissan Maxima Rocker Panels

Hi, I have a 1998 Nissan Maxima with 225,000 miles on it! She failed inspection this year because of rust in the rocker panels (holes). The guy told me that since it is a unibody I had to replace the ...

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How Is This Car Ineed Your Advise?

many friends told me that this car is not nice but ilook at that car and i feel it's nice for me ?

671 views with 6 answers (last answer about a month ago)

My 98 Nissan Maxima Will Turn Over/crank But Will Not Stay Cranked Or Run. ...

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Looking At Buying 1998 Or A 2002 Maxima, Which Model Is More Reliable? What...

Was in accident. Owned a 1996 Maxima. Great car but it was totaled. Have small budget and was wondering which one you thought was a more reliable model.

15 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 months ago)

1998 Nissan Maxima Gl

cold start problem cranks and cranks 2 minutes till it will start

15 views with 1 answer (last answer 4 months ago)