When you're locking up, the headlights flash to acknowledge its electronic orders, a handy feature when you're hunting down your car in a dark shopping mall parking lot. The front-drive luxury sedan became the fourth car offered by Nissan Motor Corp. I ended up replacing it myself. Repairs have been few and far between. Each is thoroughly competent and well equipped.
Some include consumables including brake pads and windshield wipers; others do not. Walkaround The Infiniti family resemblance is easily recognizable on the I30, with its prominent face as its most striking feature. The strong mechanical underpinnings the I30 shares with the Maxima uphold Infiniti's tradition for performance. The seats, though they could use more lateral support, are quite comfortable. Like an idiot I was thinking it was some type of regular maintenance check.
After 120,000 miles, the only noticable wear is the leather on the seats. Car now has 186K on it, but has tired a bit. This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. The 200 watt Bose speakers can really crank out some noise!!! Don't Know Review Date: 6th November, 2007 Model year 1998 Year of manufacture 1997 First year of ownership 2000 Most recent year of ownership 2007 Engine and transmission 3. For both airbag modules to fail in 3 months is unacceptable.
I love the look and it is fairly quick, though going above 80 miles per hour the steering wheel starts to shake. Visibility is exceptionally good from any seat. The other parts aren't so perfect. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees. Nevertheless you'd expect something like that from a car with 110K on it. I got 190,000 miles and the car still gets the same gas mileage and performance as if it was brand new. Yes Review Date: 26th November, 2007 Faults: It Seems that whenever a passenger reclines the seat the Airbag light starts flashing.
Bumper-to-bumper warranties typically expire faster than powertrain warranties. Running synthetic oil, regular flushes and Bg44K injector service. Summary Dollar for dollar, one could outfit a Maxima with almost all of the I30's features and come out ahead financially. Standard safety equipment on all I30 models consist of dual air bags, four-wheel disc brakes with antilock, an anti-theft system and, like all 1997 models, side impact protection. I love this car, drives like dream, and has a comfortable interior. My airbags lights have been coming on since around 53,000 miles and have continued to do so every 10,000 miles or so.
I just took it to the mechanic and he told me that if I continue to take care of it, should last me another 100k. Yes Review Date: 23rd July, 2000. No Review Date: 28th January, 2005 I recently tried to trade in my 98 Infiniti I30t which has 131,000 miles and a flashing Airbag light. The car is pretty rough mechanically, and needs a lot of work. Lastly for those of you with air bag light problems, there is a fix on the internet, haven't figured out how to do it yet, but it should get rid of the annoying blinking light.
Most policies exclude regular maintenance like fluid top offs and oil changes, but a few brands have separate free-maintenance provisions, and those that do offer them is slowly rising. Interior Features The I30's long wheelbase and 70-inch width combine to provide a roomy interior, among the most spacious in its class. There was a recall on the alternator, but the dealer would not fix it like the recall claimed they would. The automatic transmission seems to shift somewhat rough, especially when cold. Don't be misled a 10-year or 100,000-mile powertrain warranty doesn't promise a decade of free repairs for your car. Additional cargo space for long items, such as skis, is available with the standard rear seat armrest pass-through.
However, the I30—appropriately—sports more luxury touches than the less expensive Maxima. What is included in Roadside Assistance? Engine is a beauty; so smooth. Melling chains and sprockets are manufactured using the highest designs, quality materials and workmanship. Some automakers include roadside assistance with their bumper-to-bumper or powertrain warranties, while others have separate policies. Take it to my buddy's house later that night. × Estimated monthly payments based on 3. Diagnosis is now the passenger side bag.