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Nissan Maxima 1996

The 1996 Nissan Maxima range of configurations is currently priced from $2,900.

The 1996 Nissan Maxima carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1200 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Nissan Maxima is also known as the Datsun Maxima (1981–1983) in markets outside Australia.

Nissan Maxima 1996 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Nissan Maxima 1996 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Transmission vamp

    NISSAN specialist Jerry Newman says that, though Nissan doesn't include a transmission service in its service schedule, he would recommend having it done at about the mileage of your cars. The Maxima doesn't use synthetic transmission oil, so it's not a long-life oil, and oils do become contaminated with use over time.

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Nissan Maxima 1996 Price and Specs

The Nissan Maxima 1996 is currently available from $2,900 for the Maxima 30J up to $6,710 for the Maxima 30GV.

Pricing guides

$4,805
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$2,900
Highest Price
$6,710
Nissan Maxima Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
30G Sedan 3.0L PULP 4 SP AUTO $3,400 $5,500
30G Sedan 3.0L PULP 5 SP MAN $3,500 $5,720
30GV Sedan 3.0L PULP 4 SP AUTO $4,100 $6,710
30J Sedan 3.0L PULP 4 SP AUTO $3,100 $5,280
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Nissan Maxima 1996 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 1996 Nissan Maxima are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1770mm x 1415mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Nissan Maxima 1996 Dimensions  include 1415mm height, 1770mm width, 4770mm length.
Nissan Maxima Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
30S Touring Sedan 1415x1770x4770 mm 145 mm
30J Sedan 1415x1770x4770 mm 145 mm
30G Sedan 1415x1770x4770 mm 145 mm
30GV Sedan 1415x1770x4770 mm 145 mm
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Nissan Maxima 1996 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 1996 Nissan Maxima is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Nissan Maxima currently offers fuel consumption from 8.2 to 8.6L/100km. The Nissan Maxima is available with the following fuel type: PULP.

Nissan Maxima Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
30G Sedan 3.0L,PULP,5 SP MAN 8.2L/100km
30G Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 8.6L/100km
30GV Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 8.6L/100km
30J Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 8.6L/100km
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Nissan Maxima 1996 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 1996 Nissan Maxima will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Nissan Maxima spans from 15x6.5 inches.

Nissan Maxima Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
30S Touring Sedan 15x6.5 inches 15x6.5 inches
30J Sedan 15x6.5 inches 15x6.5 inches
30G Sedan 15x6.5 inches 15x6.5 inches
30GV Sedan 15x6.5 inches 15x6.5 inches
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Nissan Maxima 1996 Towing capacity

The Nissan Maxima has maximum towing capacity of 1200kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Nissan Maxima Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
30S Touring Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 1200kg
30J Sedan 3.0L,PULP,5 SP MAN 1200kg
30J Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 1200kg
30G Sedan 3.0L,PULP,4 SP AUTO 1200kg
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