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
14,362
  Pathfinder
7,380
  Maxima
6,741
  Murano
5,903
  Sentra
4,575
  Rogue
3,820
  Xterra
3,773
  Frontier
3,469
  Titan
3,468
  Versa
3,222
  Quest
2,151
  Armada
1,828
  350Z
774
  Juke
454
  370Z
452
  Leaf
387
  Cube
244
  Versa Note
215
  Nissan Truck
159
  Altima Hybrid
157
  Crew
144
  200SX
96
  NV200
53
  GT-R
37

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Nissan built between 2019 and 1996

Owners of Nissan cars have reported a total of 63,864 problems across all Nissan models built from 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Nissan models, is 2659.2. Cars from Nissan's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (8,658 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Nissan
151
  2018 Nissan
620
  2017 Nissan
809
  2016 Nissan
1,030
  2015 Nissan
1,835
  2014 Nissan
2,521
  2013 Nissan
4,696
  2012 Nissan
2,043
  2011 Nissan
1,855
  2010 Nissan
2,175
  2009 Nissan
4,614
  2008 Nissan
3,542
  2007 Nissan
4,702
  2006 Nissan
6,487
  2005 Nissan
8,658
  2004 Nissan
6,055
  2003 Nissan
3,144
  2002 Nissan
2,490
  2001 Nissan
1,408
  2000 Nissan
1,636
  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 11,714 problems reported. The second most common Nissan car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (8,966 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Nissan vehicles



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