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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
0 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

1998 Nissan Maxima steering problems

steering problem

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1998 Nissan Maxima Owner Comments

problem #2

Nov 031999

Maxima

  • miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Occurs 90% of time and most often after car has been driven 10 miles or so. No safety defect enumerated.

- Bridgeport, CT, USA

problem #1

Oct 181998

Maxima

  • miles
When driving at 50 mph or more the vehicle starts to vibrate, and it is very hard to hold the steering wheel. Also, when applying the brakes the vehicle spinned around, causing the consumer to hit a metal wall.

- Walnut Creek, CA, USA

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