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I need to replace the starter on a 96 Nissan Maxima v6, is…

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I need to replace the starter on a 96 Nissan Maxima v6, is there a how to maunual. With pictures preferably?

Mechanic's Assistant: When you turn the key, do you get a single loud click, or a series of rapid ones?

Single click

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Maxima yourself? What have you tried so far?

I would like to do it myself. I'm stuck at how to remove the im ntake hoses to get to the starter

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Nope, just the how to?

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Nissan Mechanic: Mike V., Nissan Technician replied 4 months ago

HERE is a link to a video with a complete guide on replacing this. It includes removing the duct work and also the starter itself.

Please let me know if there is anything else I can do to help.
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Do you need more help with this? I can see you viewed my reply so I wondered.

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