2007 Nissan Altima - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2007 Nissan Altima

531 problems have been reported for the 2007 Nissan Altima.
The following chart shows the 23 most common problems for 2007 Nissan Altima.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's suspension
with 119 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic
(67 problems).

Table 1. Common problems of the 2007 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 2007 Nissan Altima in the United States are 196,870 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Nissan Altima owners in the last 12 years is 531, and the age of the vehicle is 12, 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 2007 Nissan Altima in 2007.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2019

3

2018

18

2017

17

2016

19

2015

34

2014

37

2013

57

2012

64

2011

101

2010

49

2009

33

2008

23

2007

2

Compare the 2007 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 2007 Nissan Altima
with the Nissan Altima from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2007 Altima is 531
while the average number of problems reported for the 24 model years of the Nissan Altima is 550.

Table 3. Compare the 2007 Nissan Altima with other model years