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 GT-R model.

Table 1. Compare Nissan models

Nissan ModelNumber of Problems
  Altima
14,740
  Pathfinder
7,482
  Maxima
6,788
  Murano
6,026
  Sentra
4,718
  Rogue
4,092
  Xterra
3,788
  Titan
3,507
  Frontier
3,496
  Versa
3,303
  Quest
2,168
  Armada
1,855
  350Z
774
  Juke
469
  370Z
457
  Leaf
404
  Cube
249
  Versa Note
229
  Nissan Truck
159
  Altima Hybrid
157
  Crew
144
  200SX
96
  NV200
57
  GT-R
39

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Nissan built between 2020 and 1996

Owners of Nissan cars have reported a total of 65,197 problems across all Nissan models built from 2020 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Nissan models, is 2606.2. Cars from Nissan's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (8,685 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Nissan
1
  2019 Nissan
250
  2018 Nissan
807
  2017 Nissan
911
  2016 Nissan
1,122
  2015 Nissan
1,971
  2014 Nissan
2,661
  2013 Nissan
4,890
  2012 Nissan
2,093
  2011 Nissan
1,906
  2010 Nissan
2,215
  2009 Nissan
4,668
  2008 Nissan
3,588
  2007 Nissan
4,751
  2006 Nissan
6,519
  2005 Nissan
8,685
  2004 Nissan
6,072
  2003 Nissan
3,154
  2002 Nissan
2,491
  2001 Nissan
1,411
  2000 Nissan
1,638
  1999 Nissan
807
  1998 Nissan
759
  1997 Nissan
900
  1996 Nissan
884

🔎 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 11,909 problems reported. The second most common Nissan car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (9,076 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Nissan vehicles



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