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Nissan Maxima Fuel Consumption

Year Modification Recommended fuel City consumption Highway Economy Combined cycle Consumption per year
2013 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 6-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2012 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 6-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2011 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 6-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2010 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 6-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2009 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic (CVT) Premium 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2008 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic (CVT) Premium 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
2007 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic (CVT) Premium 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
2006 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 27 mpg 2385L
2006 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 5-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2005 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 27 mpg 2385L
2005 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 5-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2004 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 27 mpg 2385L
2004 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 5-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2004 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
2003 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2003 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
2002 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
2002 Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
2001 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
2001 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
2000 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
2000 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 20 mpg 25.99 mpg 2544L
1999 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
1999 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1998 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 19 mpg 21 mpg 24.01 mpg 2385L
1998 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1997 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21 mpg 24.01 mpg 2385L
1997 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1996 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
1996 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1995 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 19 mpg 21 mpg 25 mpg 2385L
1995 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1994 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1994 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1994 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 23 mpg 2703L
1993 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1993 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1993 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 23 mpg 2703L
1992 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1992 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1992 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1991 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1991 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1990 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1990 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1989 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Premium 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1989 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Premium 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1988 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1988 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1988 Maxima Touring 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1987 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1987 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1987 Maxima Touring 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1986 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 19 mpg 24.01 mpg 2703L
1986 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1986 Maxima Touring 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 16 mpg 18 mpg 21.99 mpg 2862L
1985 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 19 mpg 23 mpg 2703L
1985 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 17 mpg 19 mpg 21.99 mpg 2703L
1985 Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 15 mpg 17 mpg 20 mpg 3021L
1985 Maxima Touring 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 15 mpg 17 mpg 20 mpg 3021L
1984 Maxima 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1984 Maxima 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1984 Maxima 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 25.99 mpg 2385L
1984 Maxima 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 21 mpg 24.01 mpg 2385L
1984 Maxima Touring 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L
1984 Maxima Touring 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds Regular or Plus 18 mpg 20 mpg 24.01 mpg 2544L

If you drive Nissan Maxima made in 1990, you may want to know the initial fuel consumption. You may change you car’s consumption by changing your driving habits. If the modification of your car is Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds, the average city consumption must be near 19 mpg. Be sure to use petrol of high quality to ban high consumption in your car. On the highway the numbers will be more sufficient – 20 mpg. But you should bear in mind that the combined cycle for Nissan Maxima is 25.99 mpg. There is a strong connection between car age and consumption rate. Note that you should use fuel type Premium to achieve these results in consumption. For some drivers it’s necessary to understand fuel needs for a whole year. On the average basis consumption per year will be quite like 2703L.

  • For example, driving Maxima at top speed will add 40% to consumption.

  • For your 2001 Maxima it gives optimal working conditions.

  • It’s stated by the Nissan that the Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds should consume on average the amount of 20 mpg on the highway.

  • The engine in Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds gives you quite good power, especially in year 1990 but in this way Maxima takes a lot out of your wallet.

  • You will approximately buy 2385L gallons of fuel in one year of driving.

  • It’s recommended to fill up 1994 Maxima with Premium fuel only.

  • The Nissan Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds is quite expensive to drive through city traffic.

  • Providing you use Regular or Plus, you get a normal consumption in the city at 16 mpg.

  • The fuel performance number of Premium is not less than 95.

  • In the highway the use of petrol by Maxima Touring 2.4 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds will be lower – at 20 mpg.

  • Quick accelerating on Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds will bring more costs on petrol station.

  • Use Regular or Plus type of fuel to achieve more efficiency of Maxima engine.

  • It makes the engine in Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds work properly.

  • Note that the average figures for Maxima of 2011 year may change according to your driving style.

  • An optimal petrol for Nissan Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Automatic 4-speeds is Regular or Plus with needed factors.

  • The figure strongly depends on how much you use Maxima 3.0 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 5-speeds.

Take into account that if you buy Maxima of the 1993 year, you might not get the initial figures. Though these figures are approximate, they might give you a general idea for engine condition. Always check your figures of consumption for Maxima 3.5 L, 6 cylinders, Manual 6-speeds and compare with initial data of the Nissan.

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