2000 Nissan Altima - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2000 Nissan Altima

199 problems have been reported for the 2000 Nissan Altima.
The following chart shows the 17 most common problems for 2000 Nissan Altima.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling
with 54 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system
(26 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2000 Nissan Altima

In our research we use the PPMY index to compare the reliability of vehicles. The PPMY index of a certain model is defined as the problems reported per thousand vehicles per Year. The total sales of the 2000 Nissan Altima in the United States are 138,029 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Nissan Altima owners in the last 18 years is 199, and the age of the vehicle is 18, the PPMY index can then be calculated as

The following chart shows the number of problems reported during each of the service
years since the debut of the 2000 Nissan Altima in 2000.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

0

2017

0

2016

6

2015

0

2014

4

2013

3

2012

9

2011

4

2010

8

2009

11

2008

16

2007

14

2006

9

2005

10

2004

15

2003

15

2002

19

2001

20

2000

1

Compare the 2000 Nissan Altima with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Nissan Altima,
the following table can be used to compare the 2000 Nissan Altima
with the Nissan Altima from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2000 Altima is 199
while the average number of problems reported for the 22 model years of the Nissan Altima is 543.

Table 3. Compare the 2000 Nissan Altima with other model years