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1997 Nissan Maxima Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1997 Nissan Maxima

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1997 Nissan Maxima is between $361 and $441 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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1997 Nissan Maxima
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$401
Annual Repair Cost
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The ground inside mass air flow (MAF) sensor can corrode and possibly cause drivability problems. The corrosion is enough to affect the sensor data but not enough to create a trouble code. Diagnosi...
The timing chain tensioner may bleed off oil pressure after the engine is shut down. This can cause a rattling noise when the engine is started cold and a revised timing chain tensioner and guide a...
I just replaced bank 2 O2 sensor due to check engine light. It was replaced, computer reset and h...
Turning off sho while coming to a stop
while driving sometimes the car skips or jerks.
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, ONE OF THE DIODES USED IN THE ALTERNATOR MAY HAVE BEEN DAMAGED WHE...
Overall (6 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
January 26, 2017
1997 Nissan Maxima
had since 1999....wife's cars..... best auto I ever purchased .....engine purrs like new....only 110,000mi.....no major problem until recently though body hasnt held up as well as rest ...
September 11, 2011
1997 Nissan Maxima
Bought a 5-speed GXE new. Have 195K tough, New England miles on it. Things started to go at 115K miles. Replaced CV axles, starter twice, alternator, shocks and struts, transmission, brake rotors, ...
July 31, 2010
1997 Nissan Maxima
2nd owner of car. Owned it from 50-140K miles lots of issues. Grinding noises on turning needed suspension work, 2 alternators, couple of batteries, windshield wiper spray motor, bose stereo butto...