1996 Nissan Maxima Specifications?

Answer Originally, a high-end trim level available for the 1976 Nissan Bluebird, the Nissan Maxima was introduced as a separate two-door coupe model in 1985. In 1987 and 1988, the Maxima was also availabl... Read More »

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How much horsepower is in a 1996 Nissan Maxima?

The engine in all of the models of the 1996 Nissan Maxima has a 190-horsepower rating and is a 3.0-liter V-6. In 1996, the Nissan Maxima models were the GXE, the SE and the Read More »

How to Replace an O2 Sensor on a 1996 Nissan Maxima?

The 3.0-liter V-6 engine of the 1996 Nissan Maxima contains three oxygen sensors in the exhaust system. There are two upstream sensors in the front pipe just below the manifold flanges, and there's... Read More »

Common Problems With the 1996 Nissan Maxima?

The first Nissan Maxima was actually a top-trim Datsun 810; it reached U.S. shores in 1977. In 1981 the Maxima became its own model line; in 2010 the Maxima was in its seventh generation (eight if ... Read More »

How to Install an Idler Pulley on a 1996 Nissan Maxima?

The idler pulley on the 1996 Nissan Maxima connects to a spring-loaded idler arm that bolts to the engine block. When you purchase the replacement idler pulley, you get both the pulley and spring-... Read More »