Problems with the ignition coil will cause the vehicle to misfire or not start.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Nissan Maxima No start or misfire due to failed ignition coil
Nissan Maxima Problem
Average Mileage: 148,941 mi (144,282 mi - 153,600 mi)
Visitor, 2004 Nissan Maxima
my Nissan mix 20004 started shaking then ingane light came on. Then tune it up still wouldn't start the number one stared smoking so I took it back to the store the coils smoke..im takeing my car to the Nissan dealer asap.
Visitor, 2002 Nissan Maxima, 144,282 mi
changed one of the ignition coils.