Compare with other Maxima generations
It ranks 4th in reliability out of 51 generations.
This generation has 3 complaints. 66% are about the engine.
The most problematic year is the 1985 with a PainRank of 0.21.
The most painful problem is engine won't turn over in the 1986. Chances are it happens in other years as well.
There are 6 recalls, 8 investigations, and 19 TSBs about this generation.