Where is the engine knock sensor on a 1998 Maxima?

Answer On a 1998 Nissan Maxima, the engine knock sensor is located in the middle of the engine block, below the lower intake manifold. If you stand on the driver's side of the car and look under the cente... Read More »

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How to Locate the Knock Sensor on the Maxima Engine?

The Maxima engine is fuel injected and will not run without the knock sensor. If the knock sensor malfunctions, the vehicle may go into "limp home" mode, so that you can get it home or to a service... Read More »

Symptoms of a Knock Sensor in a Maxima?

The knock sensor in a Nissan Maxima engine determines if the pressure resulting from the fuel to air ratio in the engine is optimal for best performance. If the fuel mix isn't correct, the cylinder... Read More »

How to Replace a Knock Sensor in a Nissan Maxima?

Replacing the knock sensor on the Nissan Maxima is simple, but the sensor can be expensive, so be sure to have the car properly diagnosed before assuming the sensor is bad. The knock sensor detects... Read More »

Where is a knock sensor located for Nissan Maxima 1993?

The knock sensor on a 1993 Nissan Maxima is located inside the engine compartment. Look underneath the intake manifold next to the Maxima's oil filter on the passenger side of the engine.References... Read More »