Search Results for: Cat Back exha

Results 1 - 30 of 198Page 1 of 7
Results per-page: 10 | 20 | 50 | 100

How to Replace Fog Light Bulbs

Relevance: 100%      Posted on: 01/21/2017

Member Credit: shift_ice NOTE: The PIAA Super Plasma fog bulbs pictured below have since been discontinued. PIAA does make the Super Plasma GT-X but they are not as good a color match as the original Super Plasma. If you have pics of the GT-X bulbs that I can post here for…

The Back Seat Fold Down MOD for 4thgen Maxima

Relevance: 94%      Posted on: 12/25/2018

Member Credit: Redline Maxima As we all know, there is no way to make our back seats fold down. Here is an option to make it happen. With MAXUS scheduled to be in Central Florida next year, I felt that I needed to step my game up on the interior…

How to Change Your CVT Transmission Fluid (Drain/Refill)

Relevance: 81%      Posted on: 01/08/2017

Member Credit: dagreek Here is a high-level summary of the whole process: 1. Remove drain plug from CVT oil pan. 2. Drain fluid 3. Reinstall drain plug in oil pan 4. Fill CVT with tranny fluid at the charging pipe 5. Drive CVT for 10 min 6. Check fluid level. 7.…

How to Disassemble Center Console

Relevance: 81%      Posted on: 12/23/2017

Member Credit: TEQ-NIQ Step 1: Remove shifter knob - Shifter knob is made of two parts, the leather handle, and the lower aluminum-looking cone-shaped piece. Grasp the cone-shaped lower piece, rotate counter-clockwise and pull down at the same time to release from shifter handle. Once this is done, there is a…

How to Replace Springs & Shocks on 6thgen Maxima

Relevance: 78%      Posted on: 01/20/2018

Member Credit: cfr94 This installation process is for a set of Eibach Suspension Springs Pro Kit 6369.140 with 2.0" drop in front & 0.8" drop in rear. REAR END: 20-30 minutes Tools Needed: Air rachet or air gun, 18mm socket 3/4" open wrench & adjustable floor jack These instructions are…

How to Replace Front Wheel Bearing on 7thgen Maxima

Relevance: 77%      Posted on: 02/01/2018

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…

How to Remove Chrome Roof Strips

Relevance: 74%      Posted on: 12/23/2017

Member Credit: 1PrjctMax! First you pop the trunk and there is ONE screw for each side that holds the rear plastic/chrome piece on. Once you take that screw out, you can carefully pop that one piece out. That's how it looks removed. Now in the front you take off the black plastic…

How to Install Indiglo Gauges

Relevance: 74%      Posted on: 12/23/2017

Member Credit: chrisaust First, this is fairly easy once you figure it out the first time. Here are my step-by-step tips to get access to the gauges. ****IMPORTANT NOTE BEFORE YOU BEGIN****  If you plan to remove the needles, you'll need to remember how to put them back on so they…

How to Remove Buzzer Sound on 4thgen Maxima

Relevance: 73%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: pmohr This howto is for the quick and easy task of disabling/removing the stock buzzer underneath the dash. Personally I disabled it because I tend to use the headlights to light things up at night, and the beeping with the door open drives me crazy. This whole process…

How to Make Custom Clear Side Markers for Headlights Retrofits

Relevance: 73%      Posted on: 06/10/2018

Member Credit: MaxJ04 This how-to is for getting rid of the orange side makers on your 6thgen headlights. Headlights look so much better with clear side markers. Materials needed : OEM Headlight Florescent Light Cover (Home Depot) Silicone Sandpaper 60 Grit to 100 Grit Clamps (2-4) Pliers Chisel Knife or Flathead…

How to Remove Rear Package Deck on 2004-2008 Maxima

Relevance: 72%      Posted on: 11/24/2018

Member Credit: Hawk7886 The stock speakers on the 04 Max just don't cut it for me, so I decided to take apart the rear deck and swap them out with a pair of 6X9s I had sitting around. I'm planning something with more punch in the future, but I figured…

4thgen Nissan Maxima Mode Door Motor Replacement

Relevance: 69%      Posted on: 12/24/2018

Member Credit: evintho Fixed my non working climate control with a mode door motor replacement. Took some pics while I was at it to hopefully help the next guy who does it. The beast in question is my '99 GLE. First I ran diagnostics as per the FSM. Everything pointed…

How to Replace seals on Vortech Supercharger Blower

Relevance: 67%      Posted on: 08/18/2017

Member Credit: 99BlackMaxMS So upon installation of the kit, my car developed a small oil leak that turned worse as time passed. It started after installing the supercharger, so I tried everything possible. I replaced sandwich plate & fittings, feed line fitting and eventually after pulling the blower, I saw that…

How to Do 5AT Shifter Direction (Triptronic) Mod

Relevance: 66%      Posted on: 01/08/2017

Member Credit: Waz350GT So I decided on something a little easier with the same result. Just to remind everyone, this will make it: PULL BACK = Next Gear PUSH FORWARD = Previous Gear And the best part? It takes 15mins or less, uses $2 worth of connectors, and is totally reversible…

How to Install Custom Dash Gauges on 4thgen Maxima

Relevance: 66%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: Cheston WARNING: These are JUST directions. I am NOT liable if you mess up your car. Use common sense when attempting this or ANY mod. Always use caution when it comes tools that use electricity. WEAR PROTECTIVE CLOTHING! Tools needed: phillips & flat head screwdriver, 10mm socket, 12mm socket,…

HID Installation on 2016 Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 65%      Posted on: 12/23/2018

Member Credit: chriscummings83 I didn't see an install guide for the 2016 Maxima. It's pretty simple but there are a few tricks. 1. Open the hood and on the right and left fender there is a fabric gasket that has 4 push tabs. Remove them and move the mesh out…

Schmelly’s 6-Speed MT Swap on 4thgen Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 64%      Posted on: 03/26/2018

Member Credit: schmellyfart I'm happy to say that I finally have a 6 speed swap under my belt now. This one was done on a buddies '99 (deloa84), so I thought I'd show what I did differently than the procedure in the write ups. In my opinion my changes are cheaper…

How to Install LEDs on Hazard/Defroster

Relevance: 63%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: wariow3 This is a how-to to change the current lights in the Hazards and Rear Defroster buttons. This application is for 95-99 Maxima's but might work also for other max's and cars. Thanks to JackBauer for his help on the hazards and rear defroster. Difficulty: Easy to moderate.…

Interesting Facts on Nissan Maxima Mass Air Flow (MAF) Diameters

Relevance: 63%      Posted on: 12/02/2018

Member Credit: NISformance Interesting facts about MAF diameters that was posted by NISformance back in August of 2013. The 7thgen Maxima has a very large MAF pipe diameter which is ALMOST as big as the Land Rover. Nissan knew the HR heads flow a lot more air so they adjusted the…

How to Remove 4thgen Gen Door Panels

Relevance: 63%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: Chickan I searched around for a bit today, and was unable to locate a guide detailing how to remove 4th gen door panels (most likely similar for other years). This is useful when installing new speakers, fixing window switches, installing car alarms, etc. This was done on my…

How to Install Warpspeed Y-Pipe

Relevance: 62%      Posted on: 12/25/2017

Member Credit: QNO_A32 I installed the Warpspeed Y-Pipe today in my driveway. It is a nice piece and im happy with it. It came with all hardware that you need, and even comes with a nice hanger as well. Took me about 1 hour using hand tools. Things you will…

How to Install O2 Simulators on Nissan Maxima

Relevance: 62%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: Puppetmaster This should work on all Cali spec Maximas. When dealing with codes P0420 and P0430, whether its voluntary removal of or just bad pre-cats, the O2 sim helps keep your SES/CEL/MIL light off and typically also prevents the ECU from storing any related codes. Rear 02 sensors…

How to Wire-up “Elite Edition” Interior Seats on your 04-08 Maxima

Relevance: 60%      Posted on: 11/24/2018

Member Credit: Charles Downer Tools & Materials Needed Ratcheting Wrench Screwdriver (Phillips) Wire Cutters Gauge Wire Lots of Patience REMOVING OLD SEATS: Remove bottom of rear seats held in by 4 tabs directly under that can be pulled for a quick release...that section slides out after release Remove bolts (14MM)…

How to Fix Bose Deck Rattle and Improve Sound Quality

Relevance: 59%      Posted on: 01/25/2018

Member Credit: shift_ice After using the search function on Maxima.org at length to get a feel for all the ways people have fixed their Bose deck rattle, I decided to completely remove the rear seats, C-pillars, and rear deck from the car and put my ears to work. The rattle…

How to Change the Transmission Fluid (’02-’03 6-speeds only) Version 2

Relevance: 59%      Posted on: 12/25/2017

Member Credit: Greg I might be going out on a limb classifying the changing of your manual transmission fluid as a "performance" modification, but considering how use of this stuff will improve your shifts in both cold and hot weather, the classification might not be that far off. I used…

How to Swap Climate Control Bulb on 5thgen Maxima

Relevance: 59%      Posted on: 03/17/2018

Member Credit: Anthony Carter Tools Needed: Hard Plastic Blade to Remove Shifter Cover and Bent Box (Flathead may mess up your dash) #2 Phillips Small Phillips Small Flathead to help disconnect electrical connectors in back of climate control unit 8mm Socket w/ Extension. Pop out the vent up top. Pop…

How to Swap the Gauge Needle Color on 4thgen Maxima

Relevance: 58%      Posted on: 01/01/2018

Member Credit: wariow3 Difficulty: Moderate. Knowledge of LED's + Resistors Experience with soldering recommended Items needed: Small flat head screw driver small phillips screwdriver 5mm leds ,I used white LED's( around 4 or more, one for every gauge, more just incase they blow or just dont' work) I get mine…

No Start or Start and Stall on 4thgen Maxima (P0340)

Relevance: 58%      Posted on: 02/10/2018

Member Credit: Sparky This 1997 Nissan Maxima was towed in from another shop after unsuccessful repair attempts. I am not sure how many shops it has been to. Tried to crank vehicle, it spit and coughed and jumped and carried on but I managed to get it to fire a…

How to Clean Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor Under $10

Relevance: 57%      Posted on: 12/23/2017

Member Credit: Jasonmax I've seen a lot of people asking about how to clean the MAF, so I decide to do my own and show it to them. Things you need during the cleaning: CRC MAF cleaner Torx screwderiver #15 10mm wrenchPreparation: Park your car under a shade or a…

5.5 Gen Maxima Front Component and Rear Speaker Replacement

Relevance: 57%      Posted on: 08/16/2019

Member Credit: 415Max96 So I installed Polk DB6500's and DB650's (rear) today, managed to snap a few pics: INSTALLING REARS 1. Start by taking off the doors. 2. Rear bose speaker is a 5.25 attached to a protective plastic piece. unscrew speaker and disconnect --- you will have this left,…