1999 Nissan Maxima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1999 Nissan Maxima
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1999 Nissan Maxima ProblemsCorrosion of the Ground Inside the Mass Air Flow Sensor
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. Diagnosing this can be difficult because it won't always illuminate the Check Engine Light.
If the power steering pump develops leaks, it can drip onto the lower control arm bushing causing the bushing to deteriorate. A knocking noise will be heard when driving over bumps and it may become more difficult to control the vehicle.