Nissan Altima owners have reported 2,659 engine and engine cooling related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the 39 most common engine and engine cooling problems. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (514 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car stall (261 problems). For details of each of the problem category, use the links in the table.
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Engine And Engine Cooling problems|
|Car Stall problems|
|Engine Cooling System problems|
|Check Engine Light On problems|
|Manifold/header/muffler/tail Pipe problems|
|Engine Exhaust System problems|
|Engine Burning Oil problems|
|Service Engine Light On problems|
|Catalytic Convertor problems|
|Engine Shut Off Without Warning problems|
|Engine Stall problems|
|Engine Oil Leaking problems|
|Engine Belts And Pulleys problems|
|Crankcase (pcv) problems|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems|
|Engine Rattling And Whining Sounds problems|
|Engine Failure problems|
|Gasoline Engine problems|
|Loud Engine Noise problems|
|Engine Noise problems|
|Emission Control problems|
|Engine Clicking And Tapping Noises problems|
|Engine Knocking Noise problems|
|Coolant Leaking problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Failure problems|
|Timing Tensioner problems|
|Vehicle Overheat problems|
|Radiator Hose problems|
|Engine Grinding Noise problems|
|Blown Head Gasket problems|
|Engine Overheat problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Leaking problems|
|Engine Funny Noise problems|
|Cooling Fan problems|
|Oil Pump problems|
|Engine Squeaking Noise problems|
|Diesel Engine problems|
The contact owns a 2002 Nissan Altima. While operating the vehicle, the check engine indicator illuminated and the vehicle hesitated and bucked. The vehicle was examined by an independent mechanic who diagnosed that the camshaft sensor malfunctioned and needed to be replaced. Read details...
The contact owns a 2002 Nissan Altima. While driving approximately 40 mph, the vehicle suddenly stalled. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who diagnosed that the crank shaft cracked and needed to be replaced. Read details...
The contact owns a 2006 Nissan Altima. The contact stated that the vehicle experienced a complete loss of power and the service engine warning indicator illuminated. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where it was diagnosed that the crankshaft position sensor failed and needed to be replaced. Read details...
Takata recall my car gives me a headache when im driving its smells wierd. And the air does not stay cold my check engine light wont stat off please help my brakes feel wierd when I ride they feel like they dont want to stop and its led in this car its unsafe for me and my children and my son Read details...
The exhaust manifold has a hole and crack prior to the catalytic converter. This has allowed carbon monoxide to be sucked into the cabin of the vehicle through the hvac system of the vehicle while it is stopped or parked and running. Read details...