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
14,859
  Pathfinder
7,523
  Maxima
6,813
  Murano
6,064
  Sentra
4,782
  Rogue
4,157
  Xterra
3,790
  Titan
3,513
  Frontier
3,511
  Versa
3,347
  Quest
2,170
  Armada
1,865
  350Z
777
  Juke
476
  370Z
460
  Leaf
412
  Cube
251
  Versa Note
238
  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 65,660 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 2624.7. Cars from Nissan's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (8,697 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Nissan
11
  2019 Nissan
286
  2018 Nissan
841
  2017 Nissan
966
  2016 Nissan
1,168
  2015 Nissan
2,006
  2014 Nissan
2,726
  2013 Nissan
4,949
  2012 Nissan
2,109
  2011 Nissan
1,924
  2010 Nissan
2,224
  2009 Nissan
4,689
  2008 Nissan
3,595
  2007 Nissan
4,767
  2006 Nissan
6,528
  2005 Nissan
8,697
  2004 Nissan
6,080
  2003 Nissan
3,157
  2002 Nissan
2,493
  2001 Nissan
1,411
  2000 Nissan
1,638
  1999 Nissan
808
  1998 Nissan
759
  1997 Nissan
901
  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 11,989 problems reported. The second most common Nissan car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (9,119 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Nissan vehicles



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