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CarComplaints.com Notes: The 2009-2010 Maxima has an expensive problem where the steering lock prevents the car from starting, & costs upwards of $1,000 to fix!

For more information, see this page on the Nissan Maxima Electronic Steering Column Lock (ESCL) defect.

8.0

pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
$830
Average Mileage:
48,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
2010 Nissan Maxima windows / windshield problems

windows / windshield problem

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2010 Nissan Maxima Owner Comments

problem #1

Jun 202014

Maxima SV 3.5L V6

  • CVT transmission
  • 48,000 miles

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

As I was traveling down the highway there was a loud BOOM as if a gun had gone off in my vehicle. I pulled over to look for damage and noticed that the sunroof had exploded from the inside out!

Update from Jul 9, 2014: There was no damage to my sunroof prior to this incident.

- Douglas B., Hampton, VA, USA

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