2012 Nissan Maxima Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2012 Nissan Maxima
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2012 Nissan Maxima ProblemsLeaking power steering pump can cause noise/steering problems
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.