One or more wires in the engine wiring harness may break at the harness bend near the right strut tower. Symptoms include: Check Engine Light illumination, rough idle, drivability problems, and/or an inoperative air conditioner. Any broken wires will need to be repaired.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Nissan Maxima Wiring Harness Damage Near Right Strut Tower
Nissan Maxima Problem
Average Mileage: 176,166 mi (132,500 mi - 250,000 mi)
Visitor, 1996 Nissan Maxima, 132,500 mi
Wont always start first time and had a couple of trouble codes created by broken wires. Also had a speed sensor go bad as well.