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
14,585
  Pathfinder
7,436
  Maxima
6,767
  Murano
5,975
  Sentra
4,658
  Rogue
3,989
  Xterra
3,782
  Titan
3,490
  Frontier
3,485
  Versa
3,280
  Quest
2,163
  Armada
1,850
  350Z
774
  Juke
461
  370Z
454
  Leaf
398
  Cube
249
  Versa Note
219
  Nissan Truck
159
  Altima Hybrid
157
  Crew
144
  200SX
96
  NV200
56
  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 64,664 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 2692.5. Cars from Nissan's 2005 model year have the most problems reported (8,673 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Nissan
219
  2018 Nissan
740
  2017 Nissan
869
  2016 Nissan
1,086
  2015 Nissan
1,905
  2014 Nissan
2,590
  2013 Nissan
4,825
  2012 Nissan
2,072
  2011 Nissan
1,883
  2010 Nissan
2,194
  2009 Nissan
4,650
  2008 Nissan
3,571
  2007 Nissan
4,734
  2006 Nissan
6,507
  2005 Nissan
8,673
  2004 Nissan
6,069
  2003 Nissan
3,148
  2002 Nissan
2,490
  2001 Nissan
1,408
  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 11,836 problems reported. The second most common Nissan car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (9,023 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Nissan vehicles



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