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Nissan - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Nissan models

The following chart shows the Nissan models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Nissan has sold far more Altima model cars than the 240 model.

Table 1. Compare Nissan models

Nissan Model Number of Problems
  Altima
11,789
  Pathfinder
6,457
  Maxima
6,367
  Murano
4,991
  Xterra
3,559
  Sentra
3,543
  Titan
3,169
  Frontier
3,163
  Versa
2,585
  Rogue
2,158
  Quest
2,040
  Armada
1,644
  350Z
747
  370Z
413
  Juke
260
  Leaf
250
  Cube
178
  Nissan Truck
159
  Altima Hybrid
150
  Crew
144
  Versa Note
134
  200SX
94
  NV200
45
  Gt-r
35
  240SX
20
  300ZX
5
  Stanza
2
  240
2

Number of problems reported for all models of Nissan built from year 1996 to 2018.

Owners of Nissan cars have reported a total of 54,103 problems across all Nissan models built from year 1996 to 2018. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Nissan models, is 2350.1. Cars from Nissan's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (8,329 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Nissan
887
  1997 Nissan
903
  1998 Nissan
750
  1999 Nissan
790
  2000 Nissan
1,621
  2001 Nissan
1,369
  2002 Nissan
2,436
  2003 Nissan
3,056
  2004 Nissan
5,871
  2005 Nissan
8,329
  2006 Nissan
6,098
  2007 Nissan
4,265
  2008 Nissan
3,110
  2009 Nissan
4,042
  2010 Nissan
1,769
  2011 Nissan
1,332
  2012 Nissan
1,404
  2013 Nissan
3,037
  2014 Nissan
1,482
  2015 Nissan
956
  2016 Nissan
394
  2017 Nissan
147
  2018 Nissan
4

Common problems of Nissan Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Nissan cars. The number one most common problem of Nissan cars is related to the vehicle's power train, with 9,834 problems reported. The second most common Nissan car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (7,919 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Nissan vehicles



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