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2012 Nissan Maxima

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2012 Nissan Maxima

Nissan Maxima highlights

Customer reviews

4.6 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating**

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

19 city, 26 highway, 22 combined

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2012 Nissan Maxima is a four door sports car that is comfortable and has a great engine. Customers like the car because it has a lot of nice features and is fun to drive.
5 Stars41
4 Stars16
3 Stars3
2 Stars0
1 Star0

RepairPal reliability rating**

RepairPal gave the Nissan Maxima an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Excellent. This rating ranks Nissan Maxima 12th out of 14 among Fullsize Cars.
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**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

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SV 2WD 4D Sedan

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