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2002 Nissan Altima Base 4dr Sedan Manual

2002 Nissan Altima
Trim Info:
Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Compact
23 mpg city / 29 mpg hwy
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Top 5 Altima Problems

According to the J. D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study SM, these are the five most commonly reported issues with this vehicle, based on feedback from verified owners after three years of ownership:

Wind Noise
Brakes Are Noisy
Heater Doesn't Get Hot Enough
Tire Problem Uneven Wear
Vehicle Pulls

Source: J. D. Power and Associates Vehicle Dependability Study SM
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Compared to other Premium Midsize Cars

Scores better than Average
Scores worse than Average
Other Premium Midsize Cars
13.8%
11.8%
Wind Noise
13.8% of 2002 Nissan Altima owners surveyed reported this issue.
11.8% of all Premium Midsize Car owners complained overall.
13.1%
9.1%
Brakes Are Noisy
13.1% of 2002 Nissan Altima owners surveyed reported this issue.
9.1% of all Premium Midsize Car owners complained overall.
8.9%
2.1%
Heater Doesn't Get Hot Enough
8.9% of 2002 Nissan Altima owners surveyed reported this issue.
2.1% of all Premium Midsize Car owners complained overall.
8.0%
6.0%
Tire Problem Uneven Wear
8.0% of 2002 Nissan Altima owners surveyed reported this issue.
6.0% of all Premium Midsize Car owners complained overall.
7.1%
4.6%
Vehicle Pulls
7.1% of 2002 Nissan Altima owners surveyed reported this issue.
4.6% of all Premium Midsize Car owners complained overall.


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