1990 Nissan Maxima Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1990 Nissan Maxima

1990 Nissan Maxima Problems

The fuel injectors can develop leaks on some models, causing the engine to run poorly or to become less fuel efficient.

The crankshaft position sensor can fail causing the engine to run poorly or it may crank but fail to start.

Failure of the vehicle's speed sensor can cause speedometer and the cruise control to become inoperative. A failed speed sensor will require replacement.

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1990 Nissan Maxima Questions

I have changed the dash 3 times and it did the same thing to the other 3, please help me.

runs this way all the time.

I replaced my front left cv joint with a new one. I immediately noticed a fluid leak. I removed it frome the transaxile the next day AND replaced the oil seal. Is it necessary to replace the circlip on the inner cv joint when I reinstall it?

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1990 Nissan Maxima Recalls

Nissan has recalled 1990-1994 Maxima and 1990-1992 Stanza models because a mixture of mud and salt may get trapped between the fuel filler tube and wheel housing, which can cause corrosion. This can lead to fuel leakage and a possible fire. Also, the left rear seat belt retractor is mounted to the wheel housing, and in the event of significant corrosion, the mounting could fail in a vehicle crash. Dealers will inspect these vehicles and corrective action will be taken depending upon the extent of the corrosion.

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1990 Nissan Maxima Reviews

funny the people complaining, every car has problems at some stage. they dont go forever if you dont look after them. Iv had my maxima a year now and loving it its a 1990 model an only minor problems like hose's (i think the ones going are originals) these cars cant be killed the way i see it, and iv been told by heaps of mechanics an others the engine will outlast the body of the car. they don...

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