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1998 Nissan Maxima

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GXE 4dr Sedan GXE Manual

Brakes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.87 x 0.35
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
Brake Type Power
Brake ABS System
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 10.94 x 0.87

Cargo Area Dimensions

Trunk Volume (ft³) 14.5

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 6.8

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 110
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 356
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 582

Engine

Displacement 3.0L/182
Engine Order Code
Engine Type Gas V6
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 205 @ 4000
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 5600
Fuel System EFI

Exterior Dimensions

Liftover Height (in) 25.3
Min Ground Clearance (in) 6.1
Track Width, Rear (in) 59.4
Track Width, Front (in) 60.2
Height, Overall (in) 55.7
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 69.7
Length, Overall (in) 189.5
Wheelbase (in) 106.3

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 18.5

Interior Dimensions

Front Head Room (in) 40.1
Front Shoulder Room (in) 56.8
Front Hip Room (in) 54.3
Second Head Room (in) 37.4
Second Leg Room (in) 34.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.2
Second Hip Room (in) 55.9
Front Leg Room (in) 43.9
Passenger Capacity 5
Passenger Volume (ft³) 99.6

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 22
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 27

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall 16.7
Steering Type Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) 2.9
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 34.8

Summary

Body Style 4 Door Sedan GXE
Vehicle Name Nissan Maxima
Vehicle Name Nissan Maxima

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Beam
Suspension Type - Front Independent Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 25
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 0.79
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) 1.25
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32

Tires

Spare Tire Order Code
Front Tire Order Code
Rear Tire Order Code
Front Tire Size P205/65SR15
Rear Tire Size P205/65SR15
Spare Tire Size T125/70D16

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 1000
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 100
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A

Transmission

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.43
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.80
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.95
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.27
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.85
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.29
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Order Code
Drivetrain Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.82
Clutch Size (in) 9.45

Vehicle

EPA Classification Mid-Size

Weight Information

Base Curb Weight (lbs) 3012

Wheels

Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0
Front Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.5
Front Wheel Material Steel
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0
Front Wheel Material Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15 x 6.0