really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
15,200 miles

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problem #4

Jul 012018


  • 37,800 miles
My vechicle starte to cut out on me after 37000 miles. I was driving from jury duty in the afternoon in traffic and it just stalled out on me. The engine cut off. I was able to crank it again and moved over to the side of the highway. I waited 45 minutes. I did not turn the air condition on. It cranked and I went home. A week later it did the same thing but it would not crank again. I had to get it towed to a mechanic shop. He said it was the compressor. He replaced the compressor and I picked it up again and in a few days later it cut off on me and my family again. We took it back to the same mechanic and he said it was something wrong with the electrical box. He replaced it and it was running again.however in 2 days it turned off while driving again.this is a relatively new vehicle. It only has 38K miles on it. Now it will not drive. I am stuck with a car note and no car to drive.

- Grand Prairie, TX, USA

problem #3

Nov 302015


  • 23,000 miles
The contact owns a 2016 Nissan Versa. While driving approximately 10 mph, the contact smelled an abnormal burning odor. The contact noticed smoke coming from the phone while it was being charged in the vehicle. The phone was melted. The contact purchased a new phone and portable charger, but the failure recurred. The dealer and manufacturer were not contacted. The VIN was invalid. The failure mileage was approximately 23,000.

- Fayetteville, NC, USA

problem #2

Feb 222017


  • miles
Everything time I stop and park the car to do a short errand and then after getting back in the car, I put the key in the ignition and it won't turn. I have to wiggled the key in the steering wheel for at least five (5) minutes or more. It is happening more frequent and often. I am very concerned.

- San Juan Capistrano, CA, USA

problem #1

Dec 012016


  • miles
Bought the 2016 vehicle October 15, 2015. Right away noticed a problem with the automatic gear shift not moving smoothly from gear to gear. The brakes groaning/whining and the emergency brake loosening. Car drifting/pulling right on highways and left on streets. Rattling from under car carriage. Popping and squeaking on right front passenger door. The A/C straining and not cooling car cabin as it should and the A/C interior switch not engaging or staying engaged when pushed. Thumping/clicking sound heard when braking. After numerous complaints made the dealership verified all of my complaints but not in a timely manner. First complaint was acknowledged on October 28, 2015 but claimed there wasn't any abnormalities found. On December 8, 2015, March 16, 2016, April 22, 2016, August 17, 2016 and August 23, 2016 repairs were repeatedly made consisting of replacing gear shift knob, entire gear shift assembly, sanding rotors, replacing brake pads, replacing entire brake assembly and tightening emergency brake. But as to date problems still exist. On February 9, 2016 repair to the suspension and steering. On April 5, 2016 repair to lower rear exhaust shield remounted. On May 31, 2016 door check straps re-secured. On June 23, 2016 faulty bmc switch replaced but problem with A/C still not resolved and a second problem has arisen. A/C turns on when defroster is engaged. On September 23, 2016 problem with both front inner cv joints and axles acknowledged but part on back order. Repairs made on October 27, 2016 in another state. Problem not resolved. Sound still heard when driving over speed bumps, cracks or slight bumps on streets or highways.

- North Las Vegas, NV, USA