Nissan Maxima QX

since 1993 of release

Repair and car operation



Nissan Maxima QX
+ Nissan Maxima brand Cars
+ Maintenance instruction
- Settings and routine maintenance
   Schedule of routine maintenance of Nissan Maxima cars
   General information
   General information about settings and adjustments
   Check of levels of liquids
   Check of a condition of tires and pressure of their rating
   Check of level of liquid of the power steering
   Check of level of ATF of automatic transmission
   Replacement of impellent oil and oil filter
   Check of a condition of seat belts
   Check of a condition and replacement of brushes of screen wipers
   Check, service and charging of the storage battery
   Condition check, adjustment of effort of a tension and replacement of a driving belt
   Check of a condition and replacement of the hoses located in an impellent compartment
   Check of a condition of components of system of cooling
   Rotation of wheels
   Check of a condition of components of a power supply system
   Check of brake system
   Check of a condition of components of system of production of the fulfilled gases
   Check of level of the RKPP transmission oil
   Replacement of a filtering element of an air purifier
   Replacement of the fuel filter
   Check of a condition and replacement of spark plugs
   Check of a condition and replacement of VV of candle wires, covers and distributor begunka
   Check and replacement of the valve of system of operated ventilation of a case (PCV)
   Service of system of cooling (oporozhneniye, washing and filling)
   Replacement of ATF of automatic transmission and main transfer
   RKPP transmission oil replacement
   Check of a condition of components of a suspension bracket and steering drive
   Check of a condition of the EGR valve
+ Engine
+ Systems of cooling, heating
+ Power supply system and release
+ engine Electric equipment
+ Control systems of the engine
+ Transmission
+ Coupling and power shafts
+ Brake system
+ Suspension bracket and steering
+ Body
+ Onboard electric equipment



Schedule of routine maintenance of Nissan Maxima cars

The intervals of routine maintenance of the car stipulated in the present Section are calculated on independent performance by the owner of a vehicle of all necessary procedures. Duration of intervals was defined proceeding from the assumption that the car is maintained in a daily mode. Constantly to support a vehicle in the dives of a form some of procedures at will of the owner can be carried out slightly more often. Originators of the real Management are sure that receiving the maximum return from the power unit of the car and its other knots and systems can achieve only under condition of a conscientious attitude of the owner to care of the vehicle. It is worth to remember as well about need of maintenance of a trade dress of the car on a case of its resale.

At car operation in the conditions of strongly dusty district, an intense city cycle (frequent short trips), and also at frequent towage of the trailer, intervals of performance of procedures of routine maintenance should be reduced, whenever possible, to a minimum.

Servicing of a new vehicle, in order to avoid violation of factory guarantee certificates, should be made at firm car repair shop of the company manufacturer of the car.

Through each 400 km (250 miles) run or once a week (that will come earlier)

· Check level of impellent oil (see. Section Check of levels of liquids).
· Check level of cooling liquid of the engine (see. Section Check of levels of liquids).
· Check level of liquid of washing of a windscreen (see. Section Check of levels of liquids).
· Check levels of brake liquid (see. Section Check of levels of liquids).
· Check a condition of tires and pressure of their rating (see. Section Check of a condition of tires and pressure of their rating).

Through each 4800 km (3000 miles) run or times in 3 months (that will come earlier)


In addition to the checks listed in the previous subsection:

· Check PAS liquid level (see. Section Check of level of liquid of the power steering).
· Check ATF AT level (see. Section Check of level of ATF of automatic transmission).
· Make replacement of impellent oil and the oil filter (see. Section Replacement of impellent oil and oil filter).

Through each 12 000 km (7500 miles) run or times in 6 months (that will come earlier)


In addition to the checks listed in the previous subsection:

· Check a condition of seat belts (see. Section Check of a condition of seat belts).
· Check a condition of brushes of screen wipers, in case of need make replacement (see. Section Check of a condition and replacement of brushes of screen wipers).
· Check a condition of the storage battery and make its service (see. Section Check, service and charging of the storage battery).
· Check a condition and effort of a tension of driving belts, in case of need make the corresponding adjustment (see. Section condition Check, adjustment of effort of a tension and replacement of a driving belt).
· Check a condition of all hoses located in an impellent compartment, in case of need make replacement (see. The section Check of a condition and replacement of the hoses located in an impellent compartment).
· Check serviceability of functioning and a condition of components of system of cooling (see. Section Check of a condition of components of system of cooling).
· Make rotation of wheels (see. Section Rotation of wheels).

Through each 24 000 km (15 000 miles) run or times in 12 months (that will come earlier)


In addition to the checks listed in the previous subsection:

· Check a condition and serviceability of functioning of a power supply system (see. Section Check of a condition of components of a power supply system).
· Check serviceability of functioning of brake system and a condition of its components (see. Section Check of brake system).*
· Check a condition of components of system of production of the fulfilled gases (see. The section Check of a condition of components of system of production of the fulfilled gases).
· Check MTF RKPP level (see. Section Check of level of the RKPP transmission oil).

Through each 48 000 km (30 000 miles) run, or times in 24 months (that will come earlier)


In addition to the checks listed in the previous subsection:

· Make replacement of the air filter (see. The section Replacement of a filtering element of an air purifier).*
· Make replacement of the fuel filter (see. Section Replacement of the fuel filter).
· Make replacement of spark plugs (for candles of usual type) (see. Section Check of a condition and replacement of spark plugs).
· Check a condition of VV of candle wires, in case of need make replacement, on models 1993 and 1994 of вып. check a condition of a cover and a distributor begunka (see. Section Check of a condition and replacement of VV of candle wires, covers and distributor begunka).
· Check a PCV valve condition, in case of need make replacement (see. The section Check and replacement of the valve of system of operated ventilation of a case (PCV)).
· Make service of system of cooling (an oporozhneniye, washing and replacement of brake liquid) (see. Section Service of system of cooling (oporozhneniye, washing and filling)).
· Make ATF AT replacement (see. Section Replacement of ATF of automatic transmission and main transfer). **
· Make RKPP transmission oil replacement (see. Section RKPP transmission oil Replacement). **
· Check a condition of components of a suspension bracket and a steering drive, and also protective covers of CV JOINTS of power shafts (see. Section Check of a condition of components of a suspension bracket and steering drive).

Through each 96 000 km (60 000 miles) run or times in 48 months (that will come earlier)


· Check installation of klapanny gaps, in case of need make the corresponding adjustment (on models since 1995 вып. only at increase of a noise background of the klapanny mechanism) (see. Head Engine).
· Check a condition and serviceability of functioning of the EGR valve (see. Section Check of a condition of the EGR valve).
· Make replacement of spark plugs (for platinum candles) (see. Section Check of a condition and replacement of spark plugs).
· Check a condition / make replacement of a gas-distributing belt - models 1993 and 1994 of вып. (see. Head Engine).
* At car operation in intense conditions carry out everything the procedures marked with an asterisk through each 4800 km (3000 miles) run or times in 3 months (that will come earlier).

The intense are understood as the following service conditions:


— Strong dust content of the district;
— Trailer towage;
— Long operation of the engine on single turns/movement with low speeds;
— Low ambient temperature (below 0°С) in a combination to short trips (extent less than 6 km [4 miles]).
** At car operation in any of listed below the conditions, the procedures marked with two asterisks should be carried out through each 24 000 km (15 000 miles) run:
— An intense city cycle at high temperatures of environment (from above 32°С);
— Movement in the hilly or mountain district;
— Frequent towage of the trailer.