Why my 2002 Nissan maxima turns off while driving or while in idle ?

Asked by May 17, 2012 at 11:31 AM about the 2002 Nissan Maxima

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My vehicle will all of a sudden shut down ?

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Mine did that last year and had to replace the camshaft sensor. Check with Nissan because there was a recall on it and if previous owner hasn't had it fixed you could get it done free ! (unfortunately I had to pay because it had already been repaired) Hope this helps !

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