Close

1994 Nissan Maxima Problems

Find the most common issues based on 1994 Nissan Maxima owner complaints.
Tap theto learn more about the most common 1994 Nissan Maxima problems.

Most Common 1994 Nissan Maxima Problems

The idle speed control motor may fail and possibly damage the engine's engine control unit.
The timing chain tensioner may bleed off oil pressure after the engine is shut down. This can cause a rattling noise when the engine is started cold and a revised timing chain tensioner and guide a...
The crankshaft position sensor can fail causing the engine to run poorly or it may crank but fail to start.
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Looking for a particular 1994 Nissan Maxima problem?

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Brakes Problems

1 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Drive Train Problem

Failure of the vehicle's speed sensor can cause speedometer and the cruise control to become inoperative. A failed speed sensor will require replacement.

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Electrical & Lights Problems

6 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Engine Problems

The idle speed control motor may fail and possibly damage the engine's engine control unit.
The timing chain tensioner may bleed off oil pressure after the engine is shut down. This can cause a rattling noise when the engine is started cold and a revised timing chain tensioner and guide a...
The crankshaft position sensor can fail causing the engine to run poorly or it may crank but fail to start.

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Maintenance Problems

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Miscellaneous Problems

0 Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Suspension & Steering Problems

7
Known 1994 Nissan Maxima Problems & Complaints

The crankshaft position sensor can fail causing the engine to run poorly or it may crank but fail to start.
The timing chain tensioner may bleed off oil pressure after the engine is shut down. This can cause a rattling noise when the engine is started cold and a revised timing chain tensioner and guide a...
Failure of the vehicle's speed sensor can cause speedometer and the cruise control to become inoperative. A failed speed sensor will require replacement.
The idle speed control motor may fail and possibly damage the engine's engine control unit.
The fuel injectors can develop leaks on some models, causing the engine to run poorly or to become less fuel efficient.
A coolant leak can develop from the front of the cylinder head that can appear to be a head gasket leak. There is a threaded plug just below the camshaft that may leak if there is corrosion present...
The variable camshaft gears fail, which may require replacement.
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Researching a 1994 Nissan Maxima?
Get maintenance costs, reviews, recalls and more.