Does the 1996 Nissan Maxima have a timing belt or chain?
The 1996 Nissan Maxima 3.0 liter V6 engine must have a timing CHAIN
because the Gates website does not list a timing belt for it
how to remove and install water pump on 1996 Nissan maxima I just had mine done, the part is about $110 from Nissan, aftermarket is about $90. the labour alone is what drives the price. Nissan told me it would take 7 hours to do @ $100 per hour. I went to an independent mechanic and he said it would take about 6 hours. But he didnt charge me 100 per hour. its an internal…
You just replaced the timing chain in a 1996 Nissan truck 2.4L and you are having trouble setting the timing any suggestions?
Yes it does, I jus had mine replaced after the water pump went bad...also have them check the tensioner for the chain to make sure it "pumps up" to keep tension on the chain...the guides also just in case the chain had some damage...easier to check while you are in there than have to go back in... Mr Fixit
Answer to timing belt for 1996 Altima They don't have timing belts. At least mine doesn't. Double check your manual or call a Nissan dealer & ask to be sure. There is not a timing belt on this model or any year before or after this model. You have a 2.4L engine with a timing chain and there is no reason to replace the timing chain unless it is making noise. The chain is at…