The spark plugs are located under the coils. There are three towards the front of the car under the 3.0 plastic cover. The other three are towards the firewall in the air intake plenum. All you have to do is remove the bolt that is holding the coil, I believe it is a 14 mm then you "slide out" the coil which has a plastic extension going into the engine. You need a ratchet with an extension to remove the plug. Reverse to reinstall plugs. Repeat as necessary. You will need a VERY long extension to reach the #3 and 5 cylinders in the rear. I had a 12" tool from my other car and it was still a challenge
Sorry it was a 10mm socket and you need an Allen wrench set to remove the 3.0 liter plastic cover
Be sure the engine is cold before removing the spark pligs, and be sure to smear a little anti seize compound on the threads before installing the new plugs. This is an aluminum engine so be careful not to overtighten them
Yes , the 3.0 liter V6 engine in a 1991 Nissan Maxima has a timing BELT ( P.S. - it is also an interference engine )
Your 2000 Nissan Maxima has a 3.0 liter V6 engine , so it has ( 6 ) engine cylinders It sounds like there is a problem with the # 5 engine cylinder , perhaps an engine cylinder misfire ?
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
1991 Nissan Maxima 3.0 liter SOHC V-6 (VG30E)
According to the Gates website , the 3.0 liter V6 in a 1987 Nissan Maxima : has a timing BELT , it's an interference engine , and change the belt at 60,000 miles
The most economic engine that is used in the Nissan Maxima 2004 is the diesel 2 liter one. This is because the diesel one has been engineered to use the fuel most efficiently and also to have fewest noxious emissions when in use.
190 hp, 2000 and 2001 models have 222 with the same 3.0 liter engine
Your 2000 Nissan Maxima 3.0 liter V6 has a timing CHAIN(s)
It must be a timing CHAIN because the Gates website does not list a timing belt for the 3.0 liter V6 in a 2000 Nissan Maxima
Standing in front looking at the engine, the first cylinder up front on the passenger side is number 4.
Yes, you can replace a 1.5 liter engine in a 1997 Mirage with a 1.8 liter engine. However, there will be extra parts needed to modify the engine so that it will fit perfectly.