How to Change the Nissan Maxima Ignition Switch?

Answer If the key in your Nissan Maxima will not turn in the ignition and your car will not turn on, then chances are that you need to replace your ignition switch. Another indication that your ignition s... Read More »

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How to Install an Ignition Switch in a Nissan Maxima?

An ignition switch is a switch box that connects to the lock cylinder for a vehicle's starting system--not the cylinder itself, as many people mistakenly call it. If you need to install a new ignit... Read More »

How to Replace the Ignition Coil in a Nissan Maxima?

The Nissan Maxima utilizes a distributorless ignition system (DIS), which relies on a total of six Maxima ignition coils to create combustion. The ignition coils do this by converting the low-volta... 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 Troubleshoot the Ignition System in a Nissan Maxima?

You should only check your Nissan Maxima's ignition system for problems if it's an older model, 1999 or earlier. Newer versions with a distributorless ignition system must be completely handled by ... Read More »