2008 Nissan Quest - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Common problems of the 2008 Nissan Quest

51 problems have been reported for the 2008 Nissan Quest.
The following chart shows the 18 most common problems for 2008 Nissan Quest.
The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's fuel system, other
with 8 problems.
The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags
(6 problems).

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 2008 Nissan Quest in the United States are 21,658 units [1]. If the total number of problems reported by Nissan Quest owners in the last 10 years is 51, and the age of the vehicle is 10, 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 2008 Nissan Quest in 2008.

Table 2. PPMY Index and Problem Occurrence Trend

Service Year

Number of Problems

2018

4

2017

6

2016

9

2015

8

2014

5

2013

5

2012

3

2011

5

2010

3

2009

1

2008

2

Compare the 2008 Nissan Quest with Other Model Years

When making the decision between buying a new or used Nissan Quest,
the following table can be used to compare the 2008 Nissan Quest
with the Nissan Quest from other model years.
Note that the number of problems reported for the 2008 Quest is 51
while the average number of problems reported for the 19 model years of the Nissan Quest is 108.

Table 3. Compare the 2008 Nissan Quest with other model years