How to Adjust the Timing in a Nissan Maxima?

Answer Horsepower and improved fuel economy are a couple for reasons to adjust the timing on a Nissan Maxima. Changing the timing on a Nissan Maxima requires special tools and a clear understanding of eng... Read More »

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How to Adjust the Timing on a 2000 Nissan Maxima?

The 2000 Nissan Maxima featured a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine with an ignition time of 15 degrees before top dead center. The ignition timing controls when the spark will occur in the engine to s... Read More »

How to Set the Timing for a 1993 Nissan Maxima?

The 1993 Nissan Maxima comes equipped with a 3.0-liter, six-cylinder engine. This engine has an ignition timing of 15 degrees. You should periodically check the ignition timing of your Nissan Maxim... Read More »

How to Set the Ignition Timing on a 1991 Nissan Maxima?

If your 1991 Nissan Maxima sounds like it is hesitating when the engine is running, you may need to correct the timing of the spark plugs. Other signs that your car has a timing issue include misfi... Read More »

How to Replace the Timing Belt on a Nissan Maxima?

Nissan recommends changing the timing belt on the Maxima at 60,000 miles. The 1983 through 1993 Maxima uses the 3.0L V6 VG30E engine, which is an interference engine, meaning that should the belt s... Read More »