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VQ37VHR Timing Chain Marks

     Posted on: 12/26/2020

VQ37VHR Timing Chain Marks

Community Member Credit: BULL Hello everyone, I put this together to help others out when doing timing in these engines. As great as this engine is, internally it has some life-threatening issues that will decrease it longevity if not addressed. These are in the timing chain area: Gallery gasket, Chain…

Suprastick V4 – The Latest Weapon for Nissan Maxima Automatic Transmissions

     Posted on: 12/19/2020

Suprastick V4 - The Latest Weapon for Nissan Maxima Automatic Transmissions

Community Member Credit: JIME Ok guys after spending a lot of time and money last year I ended up using an automatic shifter dubbed shift-fast for my automatic transmission.. It is just some relays connected to a RPM switch (Emanage\UTEC\MSD). It works fine, it allows me to shift at any…

How to Install a Suprastick V4 on 4thgen Nissan Maxima (Automatic Transmission)

     Posted on: 12/19/2020

How to Install a Suprastick V4 on 4thgen Nissan Maxima (Automatic Transmission)

Community Member Credit: G4nismo The Suprastick manual can be downloaded here: SSv4.6 - Manual Tools Needed Wire stripper Wire taps Wire quick connectors (slide or bullet style) Soldering iron A lot of wires Additional Parts Needed: DB9 male to DB9 male serial cable (for LCD screen) Null modem adapter (for…

2000-2004 Infiniti i30/i35 EL Bulb Swap to LED Strip

     Posted on: 07/12/2020

2000-2004 Infiniti i30/i35 EL Bulb Swap to LED Strip

Member Credit: tjmoney87 Overall, this is an easy mod if you are careful, but if not, things can get ugly VERY quickly! I would recommend getting a second cluster just to practice...that's what I did, making sure I was careful enough and to make sure the strip fits. I like…

Nissan Maxima 6-Speed Transmission Fix/Upgrade to Sentra Spec V

     Posted on: 12/17/2019

Nissan Maxima 6-Speed Transmission Fix/Upgrade to Sentra Spec V

Member Credit: 6spd_Hayes Disclaimer: If you attempt any of what you see from my post, you do so at your own risk. The following is a summary of my experience. The Car: 2002 Maxima SE Transmission: 6 speed, HLSD, RS6F51A Mileage: 174,000 mi. (approx.) Situation: November 1st, 2014. I jumped…

Cefiro A33 TDM Nissan Maxima Folding Mirror Pinout

     Posted on: 12/16/2019

Cefiro A33 TDM Nissan Maxima Folding Mirror Pinout

Member Credit: vastmax I acquired some genuine TDM Nissan mirrors a while ago with the convex glass, sidemarkers, puddle lights, heated, and of course, folding functionality. I ran my wires from the door to inside the car through a small grommet that is located right beside where the bundled door…

Preventing ECU Failures in 5thgen Nissan Maxima

     Posted on: 11/10/2019

Preventing ECU Failures in 5thgen Nissan Maxima

Member Credit: maxiiiboy (Vol.4, Spring 2017) Summary The 5th Generation Maxima is a very reliable car - if you know how to maintain it. The problem is that the car suffers from a few design defects that can make it expensive to maintain. For example, a worn-out engine mount may…

Nissan Maxima VQ35DE Cylinder Firing Order / Cylinder Numbers

     Posted on: 10/17/2019

Nissan Maxima VQ35DE Cylinder Firing Order / Cylinder Numbers

Reference photo of the VQ35DE Engine Firing Order for the Nissan Maxima. Very helpful when it comes to diagnosing P030x CEL Codes. If you have a CEL for random misfire, below the common codes. P0300 (Random Misfire) P0301 (Cylinder 1 Misfire) P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfire) P0303 (Cylinder 3 Misfire) P0304…

P0075 – Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit (Bank 1) 2009 Maxima

     Posted on: 09/02/2019

P0075 - Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit (Bank 1) 2009 Maxima

Member Credit: EddyMaxx Our 2009 7thgen Nissan Maxima threw code P0075 - Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit (Bank 1). Bank 1 is the location closest to the Firewall. The first thing to always do is to check the connectors and harness to see if it's broken or has any exposed…

5.5 Gen Maxima Front Component and Rear Speaker Replacement

     Posted on: 08/16/2019

5.5 Gen Maxima Front Component and Rear Speaker Replacement

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,…

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

     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;…

Comprehensive 4thgen Maxima 5-Speed Transmission Rebuild

     Posted on: 12/25/2018

Comprehensive 4thgen Maxima 5-Speed Transmission Rebuild

Member Credit: JtzMax Ok, first I need to mention that I will try to add more pictures, so there may be edits in the near future. Also, can a mod please PLEASE please make this a sticky! I spent a lot of time doing this to try to help others, so…

4thgen Nissan Maxima Mode Door Motor Replacement

     Posted on: 12/24/2018

4thgen Nissan Maxima Mode Door Motor Replacement

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…

4thgen Nissan Maxima 5-Speed Swap Electrical Modifications

     Posted on: 12/24/2018

4thgen Nissan Maxima 5-Speed Swap Electrical Modifications

Member Credit: ajm8127 I did a 5 speed swap two weeks or so ago and there was a lot of time spent wading through the FSM pages to make sure the electrical system of the automatic chassis was compatible with the manual transmission, and the functionality of a manual chassis. This…

1999 to 1995 4thgen Maxima ECM Swap a Success!

     Posted on: 07/07/2018

1999 to 1995 4thgen Maxima ECM Swap a Success!

Member Credit: whlimi I was running a cali spec ECM in my 3.5 swapped 99. I had 14 codes, most of them emissions related (damn cali spec) and TCM codes (running SSV4). Got myself a 95 5spd ECM from the junk yard and decided I would take the plunge and swap…

Team Mad’s 4thgen Lemons Race Car

     Posted on: 02/15/2018

Team Mad's 4thgen Lemons Race Car

Member Credit: Rich_MadMaxLemon Full Mod List / Specs: KYB AGX struts Tein S. Tech springs APEXi N1 muffler (looks to be stock piping) 5Zigen FN01RC wheels; 17x9 +35 Toyo Proxes R888 tires; 225 45 R17 Welded Roll Cage Kirkey Racing Seat Battery relocated to trunk

What is the VQ35DE Factory Oil Pressure PSI?

     Posted on: 01/31/2018

What is the VQ35DE Factory Oil Pressure PSI?

Below is the information seen in the Nissan factory service manual (FSM) for 2002-2008 VQ35DE Nissan Maxima's. This information can be found in the "ENGINE LUBRICATION SYSTEM SECTION - LU" section of the factory service manual. Engine speed PSI Idle speed 14 psi 2,000 rpm  43 psi  

Replacing the Fuel Injectors on 3rd Gen Maxima

     Posted on: 01/14/2018

Replacing the Fuel Injectors on 3rd Gen Maxima

Member Credit: Bryan Tisch Below are the procedures that I used in performing the replacement of six of my fuel injectors. I put them on this web page to serve as guidance for you, but do not guaranty the results nor do I proclaim this is the correct procedure, though I reference…

Knock Sensor FAQ & Replacement on 3rdgen Maxima

     Posted on: 01/13/2018

Knock Sensor FAQ & Replacement on 3rdgen Maxima

Member Credit: Ken Rosengren FAQ Q) What does a knock sensor do? A) A knock sensor is a specially designed listening device for car engines. It listens for engine knock, or detonation (pinging). Detonation can be very bad for an engine and is the result of the fuel/air mixture exploding too…

How to Swap 2001 AE Cluster in 4thgen Maxima

     Posted on: 01/01/2018

How to Swap 2001 AE Cluster in 4thgen Maxima

Member Credit: Tavarish *VERY IMPORTANT** Make sure you have the wiring harness, or else this will be impossible. Then I test fit it with the stock mounts. Don't try this. It will NOT fit at all. What I did was take off the stock 5th gen mounts with pliers (they…

How to Swap 2000-03 Maxima/I30 Seats into 4thgen Maxima

     Posted on: 01/01/2018

How to Swap 2000-03 Maxima/I30 Seats into 4thgen Maxima

Member Credit: made in china I am going to try my best to explain how to install the newer seats from Gen 5/5.5's. I installed heated, power front and heated rear seats into my cloth interior 97 SE.   There is 4 12mm bolts holding the seat bottom on. Remove…

How to Perform a 4thgen VQ35DE Engine Swap

     Posted on: 02/08/2017

How to Perform a 4thgen VQ35DE Engine Swap

Member Credit: Tavarish aka Freddy This how-to depicts how I did the swap. I am by no means responsible for what you do to your car, and any ill effects are your responsibility. I take credit in writing this how-to, and please do not use it without the author’s permission.…