Nissan Leaf - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Nissan Leaf owners have reported a total of 331 problems for their cars built in the 9 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Nissan Leaf. The 2013 Nissan Leaf cars have the most problems reported (85 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Nissan Leaf

Model Year Number of Problems
  2018 Leaf
10
  2017 Leaf
5
  2016 Leaf
15
  2015 Leaf
63
  2014 Leaf
25
  2013 Leaf
85
  2012 Leaf
47
  2011 Leaf
80
  2010 Leaf
1

  Common problems of Nissan Leaf

The following chart shows the 18 most common problems for Nissan Leaf cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic (113 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's electrical system (52 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Nissan Leaf

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Service Brakes
113
  Electrical System
52
  Air Bag
38
  Equipment
34
  Vehicle Speed Control
16
  Visibility
11
  Electronic Stability Control
9
  Engine And Engine Cooling
8
  Other Fuel System
8
  Steering
7
   
  Structure
7
  Power Train
7
  Wheel
6
  Seats
6
  Seat Belt
6
  Exterior Lighting
1
  Tire
1
  Suspension
1


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