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Nissan Maxima Engine Water Pump Replacement

The water pump is a crucial component to keep your engine cool. The cost of a water pump replacement depends on the year, make, and model of your car.

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Nissan Maxima Engine Water Pump Replacement

RepairSmith offers upfront and competitive pricing. The average cost for Nissan Maxima Engine Water Pump Replacement is $550. Drop it off at our shop and pick it up a few hours later, or save time and have our Delivery mechanics come to you.

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1995 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
197,445 miles
Lee G  • 
October 18, 2020 7:48 PM  • 
San Diego CA 92114
$634
4.50  hrs
3.90  hrs
2005 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6 SL
159,900 miles
Alberto C  • 
October 17, 2020 10:03 PM  • 
South Gate CA 90280
$436
5.10  hrs
2.90  hrs
1999 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
190,000 miles
Raylene S  • 
October 16, 2020 5:17 PM  • 
Sunnyvale CA 94085
$628
7.10  hrs
4.30  hrs
1996 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
125,000 miles
Chris B  • 
October 2, 2020 12:51 AM  • 
Tucson AZ 85757
$551
8.20  hrs
4.30  hrs
2000 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
135,000 miles
Lorenzo C  • 
September 7, 2020 7:52 PM  • 
Fresno CA 93704
$610
7.90  hrs
3.90  hrs
1999 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
160,000 miles
Sheila L  • 
September 3, 2020 5:01 PM  • 
Laveen AZ 85339
$600
5.30  hrs
4.30  hrs
2008 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
142,233 miles
Angelita M  • 
August 21, 2020 7:05 AM  • 
Long Beach CA 90802
$531
6.80  hrs
2.60  hrs
1996 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
152,333 miles
Anthony G  • 
August 20, 2020 2:13 PM  • 
Hemet CA 92543
$571
7.40  hrs
4.00  hrs
2003 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
200,000 miles
Axel L  • 
August 3, 2020 3:58 AM  • 
Phoenix AZ 85033
$834
6.40  hrs
4.10  hrs
2000 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
175,000 miles
Eileen D  • 
July 2, 2020 11:26 PM  • 
Mesa AZ 85212
$679
5.60  hrs
4.20  hrs
2004 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
175,000 miles
Ignacio B  • 
June 14, 2020 1:16 AM  • 
Huntington Park CA 90255
$565
5.00  hrs
3.50  hrs
2004 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
188,000 miles
Regina C  • 
April 30, 2020 2:00 PM  • 
National City CA 91950
$521
6.70  hrs
3.00  hrs
2012 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
156,000 miles
Malakai M  • 
April 23, 2020 12:06 PM  • 
Hayward CA 94544
$648
7.10  hrs
3.10  hrs
1995 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
200,000 miles
Darnell W  • 
February 4, 2020 1:30 PM  • 
El Cajon CA 92020
$495
7.90  hrs
4.30  hrs
2001 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
217,000 miles
Aaron S  • 
January 20, 2020 11:15 AM  • 
Dublin CA 94568
$628
5.40  hrs
4.20  hrs
2006 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
130,000 miles
Edwin M  • 
January 18, 2020 10:14 PM  • 
Montclair CA 91763
$439
2.90  hrs
2.70  hrs
1998 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
181,000 miles
Jimmy H  • 
January 2, 2020 11:15 PM  • 
Los Angeles CA 90043
$413
4.00  hrs
4.10  hrs
1996 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
186,000 miles
Moises A  • 
December 23, 2019 4:25 AM  • 
Huntington Park CA 90255
$566
6.60  hrs
4.10  hrs
2004 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
250,000 miles
Johnny R  • 
December 6, 2019 12:50 PM  • 
Santa Ana CA 92703
$379
5.90  hrs
2.60  hrs
2000 Nissan Maxima GXE
105,000 miles
David A  • 
November 17, 2019 11:34 PM  • 
Corona CA 92879
$496
7.40  hrs
4.10  hrs
2000 Nissan Maxima GXE
153,500 miles
Edward J  • 
August 23, 2019 9:39 PM  • 
Los Angeles CA 90037
$452
5.80  hrs
3.90  hrs
1999 Nissan Maxima SE
12,000 miles
Ron M  • 
July 17, 2019 2:13 AM  • 
Barstow CA 92311
$572
7.80  hrs
4.00  hrs
1996 Nissan Maxima 3.0L V6
152,333 miles
Anthony G  • 
 • 
Hemet CA 92543
$571
7.80  hrs
4.10  hrs
2006 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
111,108 miles
Ashley P  • 
 • 
San Bernardino CA 92404
$481
3.60  hrs
2.70  hrs
2007 Nissan Maxima 3.5L V6
120,000 miles
Cleo L  • 
 • 
North Las Vegas NV 89081
$434
4.30  hrs
2.90  hrs
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What is an Engine Water Pump?

The engine water pump is arguably the most important part of the cooling system. Let’s get one thing straight before you get a little confused: though it’s called an engine water pump, it’s not exclusively pumping water. Usually, the water pump is actually pumping coolant through the engine.

While going through the engine, the coolant absorbs the heat that the engine is created as it works. Kind of like your water at the gym, right? The coolant then passes through the radiator, where the heat is removed from the liquid, allowing it to cool down again, so it can absorb more heat, and keep this happy process rolling along. The engine water pump makes sure that this process keeps on keeping on. This component is necessary for the proper functioning of your car’s cooling system, which is really important.

How important? Imagine working out in a sauna without any water, and tell me how long you can go before you start to break down…

Most water pump’s last a good amount of time, but wear and tear can cause them to eventually die, at which point they’ll need to be replaced.

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Symptoms of a failing Engine Water Pump

Overheating engine

Without that exchange of heat, the temperature of the coolant will rise and rise. And as it does, it will fail to absorb heat from the engine and the timing belt, causing the temperature to rise and rise and eventually overheat. So, if you notice a rising temperature needle from your thermostat connected to your dashboard, don’t ignore it.

Warning lights

Warning lights are there for a reason. And no, the reason isn’t to annoy you. They’re there to warn you when something’s wrong, like an overheating engine or problem in your radiator or pump. Keep your eye open for a warning light telling you that the coolant or overall system is hotter than they should be.

Leaks

Sweating is good for you, but not good for the water pump. Keep a watchful eye out for any leaks under your car coming from the pump. This is general advice, not just water pump advice. But if you notice a leak pooling under your car, it could be your coolant, which tends to smell a little fishy, or sometimes a little sweet. That could be the result of a water pump that didn’t show up to work or a radiator that needs to be replaced

Funky noises and sights

A failing water pump could start making a whining noise. Yes, it’s going to be annoying. But the pump is just calling on you for help, so be kind and listen. You can also sometimes visibly spot a busted water pump. If the pulley that is attached to the pump is looking a little loose, that might be a sign that it’s time for replacement. Additionally, steam coming from the engine could also be a tell-tale sign.

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How urgent is an Engine Water Pump replacement?

To put it simply, we humans get uncomfortable and start to feel worn out when we’re exposed to high temperatures for a long period of time. So does your car. If we can’t stand being hot for too long, neither can our cars.

Ignoring a water pump replacement can lead to catastrophic failure, which leads to a big ol’ dent in your wallet. You don’t want that. Get the pump replaced as soon as possible.

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