definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
25,740 miles

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problem #3

Jan 212005

Maxima 6-cyl

  • Manual transmission
  • 77,220 miles
2002 Nissan Maxima check engine light came on with P0139 and P1147 codes. Dealer performed a repair under tsb ntb02-051A. This should be a recall, not a tsb. Cost is $480.

- Portage, IN, USA

problem #2

Aug 012003

(reported on)


  • miles
Vehicle has a knocking noise and burning odor coming from the engine compartment.

- Brentwood, NY, USA

problem #1

May 182002


  • miles
Air control valve is not working properly vehicle will unexpectedly accelerate at high speeds. Contacted dealer. Please further information.

- Jamaca, NY, USA