Nissan Altima owners have reported 2,760 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 (560 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's car stall (274 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|
|Check Engine Light On problems|
|Engine Cooling System 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|
|Gas Recirculation Valve (egr Valve) problems|
|Crankcase (pcv) 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|
|Engine Head Gasket Failure problems|
|Coolant Leaking problems|
|Timing Tensioner problems|
|Vehicle Overheat problems|
|Radiator Hose problems|
|Engine Grinding Noise problems|
|Engine Funny Noise problems|
|Blown Head Gasket problems|
|Engine Overheat problems|
|Engine Head Gasket Leaking problems|
|Cooling Fan problems|
|Oil Pump problems|
|Engine Squeaking Noise problems|
|Diesel Engine problems|
2010 Nissan Altima has an extremely dangerous safety defect that many other consumers are also experiencing, not just me. (see NHTSA id # 10899578). I have almost been rear-ended several times, sometimes with my small children in the car, because of this problem. Read details...
The contact owns a 2005 Nissan Altima. While driving approximately 30 mph, the vehicle stalled and all the warning indicators illuminated. The contact coasted the vehicle to the side of the road to a complete stop, waited approximately 30 minutes, and restarted the vehicle. Read details...
I own a 2005 Nissan. I rely on my car daily to get to medical appointments. The car stalls in park all lights start blinking then dies. Has happened while driving as well the car will move but you cant accelerate on the pedal this happened in a traffic circle my fiance and two friends were with me Read details...
Tl the contact owns a 2005 Nissan Altima. While driving 25 mph, the check engine indicator illuminated. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic where it was diagnosed that the crankshaft sensor failed. Read details...
Carbon build-up on valves causing misfire and the break down of the catalyst. Codes p0300 and p0303 stored in ecm. Required replacement of long engine assembly and exhaust manifold. Initially, dealership cited need to replace ignition coil, software update, fuel line flush. Read details...