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Information on Upgrading Your 5thgen Maxima Brakes to 6thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 94%      Posted on: 04/06/2021

Information on Upgrading Your 5thgen Maxima Brakes to 6thgen Nissan Maxima

Community Member Credit: LA02MAX Ok, so since this is something that's becoming ever more popular, I decided to compile all of the information you need to upgrade the front brakes on your 5th gen to the 6th gen brakes with 12.6" rotors... First check your wheel clearance to make sure…

2016 Maxima Akebono Sport Brake Upgrade Package (Front & Rear)

Relevance: 90%      Posted on: 12/23/2018

2016 Maxima Akebono Sport Brake Upgrade Package (Front & Rear)

Member Credit: hotsprings1234 Wanted to share and confirm that the following brakes will work on a 2016 Maxima from Z1 Motorsports if you are looking to upgrade. The Nissan dealership installed with no issue.  

How to Swap 6thgen Brakes on 4thgen to Clear 16″ Wheels

Relevance: 89%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

How to Swap 6thgen Brakes on 4thgen to Clear 16" Wheels

Member Credit: Viper Vadim I've seen plenty of 6th gen brake swaps into 4th/5th gens but I've never seen them modified to clear 16in rims. I have 16s, spring and stuts, I plow through potholes in NYC, I'm never going to drive low and SLOW and avoid all potholes like some…

6thgen Maxima Brake Swap into 4thgen Maxima on 16″ Wheels

Relevance: 89%      Posted on: 10/21/2020

6thgen Maxima Brake Swap into 4thgen Maxima on 16" Wheels

Community Member Credit: vipervadim Another Project from 2014 6gen brakes swap into 4th gen Maxima that clear 16in rims I've seen plenty of 6th gen brake swaps into 4th/5th gens but I've never seen them modified to clear 16in rims. I have 16s, spring and stuts, I plow through potholes…

How to Bleed your Maxima Brakes

Relevance: 73%      Posted on: 01/21/2017

How to Bleed your Maxima Brakes

Member Credit: shift_ice Over time the brake system can take on air as the effectiveness of the brake fluid decreases with age. Air can also enter the system from a leaky brake hose, a bad connection on the brake caliper, during any maintenance when a brake line is removed, or…

How to Install 2002-2003 5thgen Brakes on 4thgen Maxima

Relevance: 69%      Posted on: 12/25/2018

How to Install 2002-2003 5thgen Brakes on 4thgen Maxima

Member Credit: 95BLKMAX I wanted bigger brakes, but I didnt want to spend a fortune (as much as one would spend, say for a Z32 upgrade, or the 6th gen rotors with Z32 calipers, etc...) for just front brakes. Plus I dont autoX, I just do alot of highway spirited driving;…

Upgrading to G35/350z Dual Piston Brakes and 12.6″ Rotors

Relevance: 53%      Posted on: 05/30/2020

Upgrading to G35/350z Dual Piston Brakes and 12.6" Rotors

Member Credit: Aackshun Caliper Models: G35 Coupe and Sedan 2005, 2006, 2007 (Coupe only for '07) and Non-Brembo Equipped 350z 2006, 2007 and 2008 models. How to Applies to the Following Vehicles: -J30 (89-94) Maxima -A32 (95-99) Maxima -A33 / A33B (2000-2003) Maxima -A34 (2004-2008) Maxima -L31 (2002-2006) Altima Maybe…

Full Z32 300ZX BBK Installed on 5thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 52%      Posted on: 09/22/2020

Full Z32 300ZX BBK Installed on 5thgen Nissan Maxima

Community Member Credit: WildmanAL This setup uses the Blemhco Front and Rear Adapter Kit (which is no longer available). You can learn more about it here: https://www.my4dsc.com/blehmco-maxima-big-brake-kits/ As for stopping power, it's a hell of a lot better than stock. It's a lot smoother and you can actually feel the…

TheArtist’s 1995 VQ35DE 6-Speed Swapped 4thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 44%      Posted on: 12/20/2020

TheArtist's 1995 VQ35DE 6-Speed Swapped 4thgen Nissan Maxima

Owner: TheArtist Year: 1995 Model: Maxima Color: Blue Trim: SE Engine: VQ35DE Transmission: 6-Speed Manual "I have owned this car since 2005 and it has treated me very well. Everything that has ever been done to the car was strictly done be me and me alone. I put a lot of heart and…

2009-2015 7thgen Nissan Maxima with 370z/G37 Akebono Big Brake Kit Setup

Relevance: 44%      Posted on: 08/14/2020

2009-2015 7thgen Nissan Maxima with 370z/G37 Akebono Big Brake Kit Setup

Credit: Candelario Amaya Calipers Order Link ($415.00): https://www.ebay.com/itm/4x-Brake-Caliper-for-Nissan-370Z-Infiniti-FX50-G37-M37-Front-Rear-Left-Right/174339706919 Rotors/Pads Order Link ($469.00): http://www.88rotors.com/brakes/platinum-series-brake-kits-1/370zakebono-bpsstoptech.html?fbclid=IwAR3C-8-ynxEY7BD71koGwi_tMoisCEjcAZf1-MWonoHJIjpSryJa5iqPJSM Setup Photos    

2000-2003 5thgen Nissan Maxima Power Sunroof Problem (Quick Fix)

Relevance: 43%      Posted on: 05/18/2021

2000-2003 5thgen Nissan Maxima Power Sunroof Problem (Quick Fix)

Community Member Credit: sublime258 Issues: My power sunroof switch stopped working this weekend on my '03 Maxima GLE. I pull it backwards for the sunroof to slide back and nothing happens? Solution: This happens to me almost every time I disconnect my battery terminal. I found that this will usually…

Porsche/Ferrari Brakes on 6thgen maxima

Relevance: 42%      Posted on: 12/24/2017

Porsche/Ferrari Brakes on 6thgen maxima

Member Credit: Max2damax This is a one of a kind setup. 2004 Nissan Maxima with Ferarri Brembo GT Brakes. This setup is worth over 4K. _______

7thgen Maxima with Front Autozone Akebono BBK Installed ($300 Bucks)

Relevance: 41%      Posted on: 02/24/2018

7thgen Maxima with Front Autozone Akebono BBK Installed ($300 Bucks)

Member Credit: EddyMaxx & Michael Bird Tindal Thanks to Michael for posting this information. For approx. $300 bucks, you can have a front Akebono BBK on your 7thgen Maxima. This is for only the Front BBK ONLY. You can do the rear setup as well inexpensively. This is applicable to other…

Bink Dean’s HR Swapped Custom Turbo 5thgen Maxima

Relevance: 39%      Posted on: 09/20/2018

Bink Dean's HR Swapped Custom Turbo 5thgen Maxima

Owner: Bink Dean Year: 2003 Model: Maxima Color: Custom PDS Bluegill Colorshift/ Hyper Silver Pearls Mix Transmission: Automatic to Manual LSD 6-Speed Swap Trim: SE What motivated you to MOD your Maxima? Love the styling and performance of the 5.5 gen Maxima and no one else in my area had one or realize the potential…

How to Replace Front Wheel Bearing on 7thgen Maxima

Relevance: 39%      Posted on: 02/01/2018

How to Replace Front Wheel Bearing on 7thgen Maxima

Member Credit: MaximaDrvr I am completing this write up to help people save some money. You can probably buy all of the needed tools for what the dealership would charge. This was an over $400 quote for each side. Generally, you will replace these in pairs, but it is not absolutely…

Akebono 370Z Big Brake Kit Installation on 7thgen Maxima

Relevance: 38%      Posted on: 02/01/2018

Akebono 370Z Big Brake Kit Installation on 7thgen Maxima

Member Credit: MaximaDrvr aka Daryl Johnson It was just under $1,800 shipped for the kit. Shipping was included at $125. The options were: Slotted Rrotors Banjo Bolts Red Calipers Standard Ceramic Brake Pads If you attempt this yourself, you assume that you have some mechanical aptitude, and already know how to…

How to Install New Rotors and Brake Pads

Relevance: 37%      Posted on: 01/21/2017

How to Install New Rotors and Brake Pads

Member Credit: shift_ice There are many rotor and brake pad options for the Maxima. Check out the brake choice how-to if you're having problems deciding. In this how-to, I install Hawk HPS pads and Brembo blank rotors, though the process will be the same for any OEM replacements. The new…

Dexte Rmack’s 1999 VQ35DE 5-Speed Supercharged 4thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 36%      Posted on: 04/10/2021

Dexte Rmack's 1999 VQ35DE 5-Speed Supercharged 4thgen Nissan Maxima

Owner: Dexte Rmack Year: 1999 Model: Maxima Current Color: Black Transmission: 5-Speed Trim: SE Video: Mod List: VQ35DE Engine Swap 5-Speed Manual Transmissions Stillen Vortech V1 Superchager Kit 15LB Supercharger Pulley R35 GTR Injectors Stage 3 Clutch TEIN Coilovers Front/Rear Stillen Strut Bar Stillen 4-Piston Front Brakes BB Full 3" Exhaust Long Tube…

The Stance Shop | NYC Automotive Shop in Astoria, Queens | my4dsc.com Review

Relevance: 34%      Posted on: 12/27/2019

The Stance Shop | NYC Automotive Shop in Astoria, Queens | my4dsc.com Review

We wanted to post a review for The Stance Shop located in Queens, New York.  They do Suspension, Brakes, Engine Repair, Tires and have an in-ground alignment machine. We've taken two of my Maxima's there and have been very happy with the work. The owner Keith keeps in good communication…

A33 5thgen Nissan Maxima Ceika Rear Big Brake Kit with e-Brake

Relevance: 32%      Posted on: 08/14/2020

A33 5thgen Nissan Maxima Ceika Rear Big Brake Kit with e-Brake

Credit: Kenroy Kerr Order Link: https://ceika-store.com/products/ceika-custom-big-brake-kit-for-nissan-maxima-a33-99-03 CEIKA makes big brakes for the A33 Nissan Maxima. They sell both front and rear big brake kits. This post is focused on the rear. Pricing racing anywhere between 2K to 4K for a full kit.

Shawn’s 6-Speed Vortech Supercharged Gen2 VQ35DE Altima SE-R (521WHP)

Relevance: 31%      Posted on: 04/25/2020

Shawn's 6-Speed Vortech Supercharged Gen2 VQ35DE Altima SE-R (521WHP)

Owner: Shawn "Syko" Gordon Year: 2005 Model: Altima Color: Black Engine: Gen2 VQ35DE Transmission: Manual 6-Speed HLSD Trim: SE-R Video Credit: AdminTuning https://youtu.be/Q95nNcfHaTQ   Full Mod List / Specs: 2017 Gen2 VQ35DE Motor w/ 16K Miles Stock 6-Speed HLSD Tranmission R.I.P.P Custom Supercharger Kit with 2.70" Pulley Vortech V2 Supercharger 2009 Maxima Idler Pulley…

How to Install Akebono BBK on Maxima

Relevance: 30%      Posted on: 12/29/2017

How to Install Akebono BBK on Maxima

Member Credit: twin001 This write-up is for a 2003/2004. But the same steps are application to 6thgen Maxima. Also, for 7thgens you do not need brackets but the installation instructions still hold. This DIY will take you through the basic steps to remove the existing brake components (calipers, rotors, lines) in…

Kris Villafane’s “Red Bandit” 8thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 30%      Posted on: 02/10/2018

Kris Villafane's "Red Bandit" 8thgen Nissan Maxima

Owner: Kris Villafane Social Media:   Year: 2016 Model: Nissan Maxima Color: Vvivid Red Chrome wrap Trim: SV Exterior: Vvivid Red Chrome wrap Spoiler king roof spoiler Complete chrome trim black out, wrapped in Avery gloss black Stillen front splitter Stillen Rear diffuser Interior: Interior wrapped in Emperador rose marble Interior wrapped in Emperador rose…