Question about 2000 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

When hitting passing gear no acceleration feels like it is trying

Passing gear not engaging with power

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 24 Answers

Proably one of your Coils has gone out. This generally happens with this car aroung 60,000 miles. These are coil on plug coils, which means you have 6. Nissan will want to replace all for $600+. Check this out for more details

http://forums.maxima.org/5th-generation-maxima-2000-2003/338587-got-bad-coils-i-tested-only-replaced-2-how-w-pics.html

Posted on Dec 25, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Passing gear


My father has a Ford Ranger when when time comes to pass another vehicle it does not drop on the passing gear everything else i normal, what could cause the passing gear to not engage

Jan 04, 2014 | Nissan Pathfinder Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Losing power going up hills


sounds pretty normal. what speed do you try out the passing gear? anything above 35-45 mph and it will feel like neutral. Passing gear is actually only 1st gear. When you press down the pedal, it forces the transmisson to shift into low gear.

Dec 16, 2013 | Oldsmobile Alero Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

"87' Dodge Ram" The passing gear that is attached to my carburetor, makes my accelerator extremely tense. If it was unhooked what would be my results from this?


What you call a passing gear is in fact a kick down cable and should only work when you push the accelerator to the floor. It increases engine rpm at the same time it shifts the gears back a gear to allow for acceleration. If you unhook it then there will be no shift of the gear so you will be struggling in the drive gear and it will be useless. . Fix and adjust the cable and you will find that it works really good.

Oct 28, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

1993 dodge spirit losses rpms and power in passing gear


Lack of fuel maybe? When was the last time the fuel filter was changed?

Nov 12, 2011 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I have to push the accelerator almost to the floor to get it to go in to passing gear. Motor feels weak and takes a long time to gain speed. car feels heave but the motor runs very smooth


Actually, this is normal. To 'kick down' the gear in the transmission, you should go WOT or wide open throttle.

4 cylinder motors seem to feel weaker than v-8's and are tuned to the transmission to rev higher to accomplish a certain acceleration point.

Good luck on driving.

Jul 08, 2010 | 2004 Mazda 3

1 Answer

No Power in Passing Gear


That means you're transmission is shot and you need to get a new one.

Mar 25, 2009 | 1997 Ford Thunderbird LX

1 Answer

Not shifting into passing gear


hi passing gear is actually your transmision drpping down to second gear.if you hit the gas hard.if you hit the gas lightly it will only drop out of overdrive and go into third and not go into passing gear.

Feb 06, 2009 | 2001 GMC Sierra 2500HD

1 Answer

PUT THE PEDEL TO THE FLOOR AND IT GOES NO WHERE


Sounds like a vacuum leak problem or maybe fuel pump/filter.

Jan 17, 2009 | 2002 Dodge Ram Maxi

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Nissan Maxima Logo

Related Topics:

305 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Nissan Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70347 Answers

Phil Lovisek
Phil Lovisek

Level 3 Expert

705 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Are you a Nissan Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...