6.0

fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
$150
Average Mileage:
108,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most common solutions:

  1. replace camshaft position sensor (1 reports)
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problem #1

May 032018

Maxima SE 3.5L V6

  • CVT transmission
  • 108,000 miles

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camshaft position sensor failure

Car did not start, threw a check engine light. Accidentally cleared the code instead of looking it up, so I drove around for a few hundred miles until it threw it again. Got P0345, camshaft position sensor. This was preventing the car from starting sometimes. I had a problem about two months before this where the car died while I was driving (all the lights went on, engine turned off, loss of power steering, etc), which may have been caused by this sensor. I purchased both camshaft position sensors and the crankshaft position sensor from ebay for about $150 total.

- drew_p13, Littleton, MA, USA