2004 Nissan Maxima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2004 Nissan Maxima
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2004 Nissan Maxima ProblemsNo start or misfire due to failed ignition coil
Problems with the ignition coil will cause the vehicle to misfire or not start.
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.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate indicating a primary ignition signal fault. Many times the cause is an ignition coil(s) that has failed. The problem in the coil causes the spark energy to feedback through the wiring harness into the other coils. If this is not repaired, it can damage the other coils (blistering on the coils may be seen).
2004 Nissan Maxima QuestionsMy radio cutt of while driving, also if my radio is playing and i turn on defrost the radio cutts off as well. What may be the solution to my problem? (1 answer)
Where is the fuel pressure sensor located
they run constant power whats the poroblem?
2004 Nissan Maxima RecallsNissan Recalls 2004-2006 Maximas Due to Misrouted Seat Wire Harness
Nissan has recalled 2004-2006 Maxima models equipped with the driver preferred package because the wire harness from the driver's seat power lumbar support switch may be routed incorrectly, which can cause it to pinch under the driver's seat. A pinched harness, in combination with driving vibration, may result in a short circuit in the harness that could lead to a fire in the seat. Dealers will replace the wire harness and route it correctly.
Nissan has recalled 2004 Maxima models equipped with skyview roofs because the glass for the roof may not have been quenched properly after the forming process, resulting in temper imbalance. This may create excessive internal stress in the glass, which can cause the glass to shatter and possibly injure someone. Dealers will inspect and replace the glass in the skyview roof.