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2005 Infiniti G repairs by problem area

Engine (28%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (9%)

Brakes and Traction Control (15%)

Suspension and Steering (16%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (18%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (7%)

Other (6%)

Chart based on 233 repairs.

2005 Infiniti G repair cost distribution

$2500+ (1%)

$1000 - $2499 (20%)

$500 - $999 (32%)

$100 - $499 (41%)

< $100 (5%)

Chart based on 75 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2005 Infiniti G

Engine not specified

Infiniti G in Maryland, United States
Oct 2008 - Mar 2010
Nov 2008

22000 mi

US $230
Changed window bolts on rh passenger door. 
Infiniti G in Pennsylvania, United States
Feb 2009 - Mar 2010
Mar 2009

45000 mi
Axle Click repaired. 
Infiniti G in Pennsylvania, United States
May 2010 - Jun 2011
Dec 2010

54000 mi

US $50
Replaced 2 clock bulbs and one that illuminates the gears on the center console 
Infiniti G in British Columbia, Canada
Aug 2007 - Jun 2011
Oct 2007

42780 mi
Rear window squeaking. 
Dec 2007

43400 mi
Rear window squeak finally eliminated on third attempt. 
Mar 2008

45880 mi
My car has also been having the VDC light coming on. The dealer early this year found nothing wrong with it, and they simply reset the computer. The light still came on a few times since then. But for the past few months it hasn't come on. 
Jun 2008

48360 mi
Replaced front rotors and pads myself. 
Nov 2008

51460 mi
Airbag problem 

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2005 Infiniti G 4dr Sedan

298-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed manual RWD

Infiniti G in Virginia, United States
Mar 2014 - Mar 2016
Feb 2016

176300 mi

US $50
Replaced caliper on driver's side rear 
Infiniti G in Virginia, United States
Dec 2006 - Jun 2015
Jan 2007

30000 mi
Air bag light turned on and Weather stripping on Driver door frayed. Both replaced by Factory warranty Air bag light turned on and Weather stripping on Driver door frayed. Both replaced by Factory warranty 
Jun 2007

36000 mi
Warped rotors front and rear. 2nd time front replaced under warranty. 1st time for rear. 
Mar 2008

48000 mi
Driver air bag replacement. 
Jun 2015

137000 mi

US $85
Exhaust leak near O2 sensor, heat shield rattling caused hole. 
Infiniti G in New York, United States
Nov 2010 - Jun 2013
Jan 2012

63000 mi

US $1400
Replaced clutch, was worn, and flywheel. 450 for labor, rest for parts. Previous owner (I purchased at 51k miles) drove car in te city a lot, I'm guessing this led to problem. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Nov 2006 - Aug 2009
Dec 2007

26000 mi
Vehicle would not rev above 2200rpm, no code present. Dealer could not replicate. Rear axles make clicking noise. 
Infiniti G in Indiana, United States
Oct 2011 - Sep 2015
Mar 2012

74000 mi

US $200
replaced clutch cylinders and adjusted clutch due to spongy clutch feel. Replaced transmission lube with Redline synthetic, really smoothed up shifting. 
Jun 2015

82000 mi
The infamous Nissan oil consumption issue. Nissan in their infinite wisdom put "low tension" rings in this engine, allegedly they save a few fractions of ml of fuel per mile. But the rings are too loose in the bore, so oil gets sucked in 

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2005 Infiniti G 4dr Sedan

280-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Apr 2010 - Sep 2012
Apr 2012

77000 mi

US $500
Differential Issues, replaced 
Infiniti G in Texas, United States
Feb 2009 - Mar 2016
Mar 2009

47000 mi

US $58
Oil drip from under car. Rattles in both rear windows. 
Jan 2012

102000 mi

US $55
Replaced worn out front end links. 
Jan 2015

130300 mi

US $40
Replaced belts 
Infiniti G in Louisiana, United States
Dec 2009 - Apr 2014
Jan 2010

37000 mi

US $240
Worn bushing dealer replaced under warranty.  
Infiniti G in California, United States
Nov 2009 - Dec 2011
Mar 2010

40000 mi
front suspension bushings replaced due to squeaking noise 
Mar 2011

62000 mi

US $350
cd jammed on my bose system. eject keeps appearing after i select "cd" i hear movement but nothing happened. head unit completely replaced. front swaybar endlinks were replaced, car clunked and made noises coming from the suspension area. rear differential nuts and bolts were also re-torqued. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Feb 2010 - Jun 2011
Apr 2010

60000 mi

US $70
rear axle creaking, originally replaced some hardware, lubed it, etc. but squeak still there. Brought back again and turned out it was the motors for rear windows causing squeaking/sounds... 
Infiniti G in Arizona, United States
Jan 2009 - Mar 2010
Feb 2009

46000 mi

US $180
Both of Compression rods are replaced. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2014
Mar 2012

72000 mi

US $250
replaced (2) front control arm bushings 
Jun 2014

92000 mi

US $900
both complete front strut assy's needed to be replaced 
Infiniti G in South Carolina, United States
Mar 2011 - Sep 2015
Mar 2012

167000 mi

US $300
I had the rotors 'turned' and oem pads put on front and back wheels 
Sep 2015

200000 mi
Had a new water pump installed had all belts replaced Had emergency brake shoes replaced Had the throttle body cleaned 
Infiniti G in North Carolina, United States
Mar 2007 - Dec 2009
Mar 2009

32000 mi
Timing chain tensioner in the engine had to be replaced. Fixed, but SES came back on. Replaced all hydraulic stuff on top of engine including variable cam sprockets and they crossed their fingers. I believe they tried the variable timing module before that. Three trips to get it fixed. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Apr 2015 - Jun 2015
May 2015

260000 mi

US $300
Replaced crankshaft position sensor 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Jan 2014 - Mar 2016
Mar 2014

137000 mi

US $7
Replaced oil cooler gasket due to small oil leak near oil filter. 
Jul 2015

156300 mi

US $12
Replaced window/glass weather trim/stripping. 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
May 2013 - Mar 2016
Oct 2013

136400 mi

C $400
Replaced rusted muffler and mid pipe with prime condition used parts. Mid pipe from a 2004 coupe. 
Infiniti G in Missouri, United States
Sep 2008 - Oct 2009
Oct 2008

33000 mi
Creaking noises from suspension on sharp turns/inclines. 
Infiniti G in Washington, United States
Oct 2014 - Mar 2016
Dec 2015

179000 mi

US $600
Seized AC compressor. It was replaced. 
Mar 2016

182000 mi

US $500
Radiator replacement. 

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2005 Infiniti G 4dr Sedan

280-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Infiniti G in Arkansas, United States
Dec 2012 - Dec 2015
Nov 2014

82000 mi

US $16
Serpentine belt needed tightening. Changed oil filter rotated balanced aligned tires. 
Infiniti G in Pennsylvania, United States
Sep 2011 - Mar 2012
Dec 2011

90000 mi
Requires new Driver's side hood hinge, according to the service dept at Infiniti. When opening hood, misalignment of hinge has caused the paint to chip off. The Driver's door armrest has sunk and now a large portion of metal is pushing against the door covering. Cost to repair from the dealer, $545.00 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Oct 2011 - Dec 2011
Dec 2011

104000 mi

US $600
Another round of pad and rotor replacement. Fourth time since I've had the car. The fragility of the brake pads is the single biggest dissapointment I've had with the car. Hopefully non OEM pads will help. 
Infiniti G in Michigan, United States
Oct 2014 - Apr 2016
Jan 2015

206700 mi

US $600
Replaced radiator 
Mar 2015

210000 mi

US $1000
Upper and lower control arms 
Apr 2016

225000 mi

US $335
Low pitch noise in the front right. Diagnosed as wheel bearing Rear pads worn. 
Infiniti G in Minnesota, United States
Jun 2011 - Mar 2016
Nov 2011

53500 mi
small wearable part on elec seat broke 
Nov 2012

72000 mi

US $305
Heater/blower acting up;worked intermittantly. Entire blower needed to be replaced. 
Jul 2013

87000 mi

US $500
Worn suspension caused tires to basically disintegrate.crazy s---t.Wearable parts, but needed immediate attention. Tires + susp.= (unexpected $1,200+) 
Jun 2015

115000 mi

US $250
Brakes wearing out 
Aug 2015

117500 mi

US $250
Cam position sensor replaced 
Sep 2015

119000 mi

US $300
Replace sensor w dealer part 
Infiniti G in Massachusetts, United States
Jun 2010 - Oct 2014
Jun 2011

64000 mi

US $275
P0455 code on service engine light on -major evaporative leak. Purge control valve on evaporator canister failed - common on many Nissan vehicles. Part cost is about $115, but will install myself. Exhaust intermediate pipe to muffler joint failed due to corrosion. Unrepairable with both parts requiring replacement at a cost of >$1000 plus labor. Seeking alternatives, eg used parts. Disappointed in the Infiniti over this exp. faiure. Used muffler purchased for $50. Monro able to salvage intermediate pipe joint so repair total $175 compared to >$1000 with new OEM parts. 
Aug 2011

64000 mi

US $99
Purge control valve on evaporative canister replaced with new part by self. 
Dec 2013

68000 mi

US $295
Flange between mid pipe and muffler corroded for second time in 2 years. Independent mechanic repaired with kit. 
Aug 2014

69000 mi
Cooling fans failed with possible overheating. Dealer quoted $1355 to repair - declined. 
Oct 2014

70000 mi
Car had overheated due to cooling fan failure. Mechanic diagnosed head damage and about $2500 to repair. Sold the car to the mechanic instead. 
Infiniti G in Michigan, United States
Feb 2012 - Mar 2012
Mar 2012

274000 mi

US $35
P0422 Evap System Large leak, replaced Charcoal canister vent control valve. cleared check engine light 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Aug 2011 - Sep 2015
Oct 2011

61000 mi
Air bag sensor came on, repaired because there was a TSB out at no cost to us. 
Feb 2012

61700 mi
3rd brake lamp in the rear malfunctioned. 2 out of 6 LEDs were dimming or inoperative. 
Infiniti G in New Jersey, United States
Nov 2013 - Mar 2016
Jan 2014

49300 mi
Bad winter weather (heavy snow + salt) caused break problem 
Infiniti G in Colorado, United States
May 2012 - Sep 2014
Aug 2012

57500 mi

US $245
replaced brake pads, turned rotors 
Sep 2012

60000 mi

US $355
Replaced front pads and rotors 
Oct 2013

83300 mi

US $300
Replaced faulty clock spring. 
Apr 2014

91500 mi

US $220
Replaced both rear calipers as piston rusted through on left side 
May 2014

93000 mi
Service engine soon light came on, read code as PO172, cleaned MAF 
Aug 2014

96000 mi

US $15
Turned front rotors, eliminated braking vibration. 
Infiniti G in Saskatchewan, Canada
Jan 2011 - Mar 2016
May 2013

81220 mi

C $325
Replaced passenger side front wheel bearing and lower ball joint boot. 
Sep 2013

83080 mi

C $15
Exhaust leak around flange that connects muffler to exhaust pipe. Pipe to flange rusted through around weld seam - same problem I had with 2004 FX35. Cut tubing on both sides of flange and replaced flange with 2.5" OD repair connector. 
Jun 2014

88660 mi
MIL on, P0455 code indicated major emissions system leak. Replaced gas cap but that didn't solve problem. Removed and cleaned evaporative emissions control valve and checked function, then re-installed. All okay now. 
Sep 2015

97960 mi

C $190
Remove and replace front wheel bearing, passenger side 
Nov 2015

100060 mi

C $80
MIL on, P0455 code indicated major emissions system leak. Had previously cleaned evaporative emissions control valve and re-installed. Problem returned to replaced valve. 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
Oct 2012 - Dec 2015
Jan 2013

84520 mi

C $63
Issues with Intelligent Key system. 
Dec 2015

106020 mi
Fuel gauge not working correctly. 
Infiniti G in Newfoundland / Lab., Canada
May 2012 - Aug 2013
May 2012

45880 mi
Both front wheel bearings replaced in Nov/2011. Right bearing went again in May. Bearing replaced under warranty (within 6 month warranty period by about 10 days.) 
Jun 2012

46500 mi

C $800
Transmission pan was starting to leak. Pan and gasket replaced, and 5 quarts of ATF added. Both front control arms and both front compression rods replaced, along with stab links and sway bar bushings. This is the 3rd time I've had to replace control arms due to worn out bushings, which requires replacing entire arm. 
Jul 2012

47120 mi

C $700
Door corrosion. All 4 doors replaced under warranty and painted. Major evap leak. Control valve replaced. Seized rear caliper. Caliper and pad replaced. Third repair trip in the same month. 
Sep 2012

48980 mi

C $275
Resonator (exhaust system) had hole, had to replace 
Mar 2013

52700 mi
Wheel bearing failed exactly one year after being replaced. Infiniti seems to have had problems with wheel bearings for 2005 G35x. 
Jun 2013

53940 mi
as expected, the second front wheel bearing failed, just over a year after it was replaced. Infiniti clearly has an issue with their OEM wheel bearings, at least in maritime climates. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Jan 2013 - Jan 2014
Jan 2014

101000 mi

US $350
Replacement of passenger axle 
Infiniti G in Michigan, United States
Jan 2009 - Dec 2012
Sep 2012

76000 mi
A few LEDs in the dash near the speedo were dim. 
Nov 2012

76700 mi

US $150
Rattling heat shields on catalytic converters. Dealer put a clamp around them. 
Infiniti G in Minnesota, United States
Jul 2013 - Oct 2015
Oct 2013

104300 mi

US $372
Camshaft position sensor failure 
Feb 2014

109000 mi

US $632
Left front wheel bearing and hub replaced. Bearing noise was gradually getting louder over 2 weeks and was easily identifiable. 
Mar 2014

110000 mi

US $632
Right front wheel bearing failure. Bearing and hub replaced. Same symptoms as left side several weeks ago. 
Nov 2014

122300 mi

US $200
Wheel speed sensor on front right was replaced. 
Apr 2015

131000 mi

US $275
Cam position sensor failure. 
Sep 2015

140000 mi

US $275
Replaced front struts and rear shocks. 
Infiniti G in Massachusetts, United States
Oct 2009 - May 2014
Apr 2012

82700 mi

US $1200
Airbag sensor lit up. Failed airbag assembly on passenger front side Tire pressure warning light lit up. Discovered failed sensor on driver front tire. 
Dec 2012

88000 mi
Related to TPMS system 
Dec 2013

101000 mi

US $550
Throttle/Pedal sensor 
Infiniti G in Michigan, United States
Nov 2014 - Mar 2016
Nov 2014

311000 mi

US $400
Needed wheel bearing replaced. Easy job. Not bad for over 300k miles 
Dec 2014

313000 mi
Window would not roll all the way up after sitting for a long winter. Removed door panel and pressed reset button. fixed the problem. 
Jun 2015

320000 mi
window would roll up and back down. hit reset button in the door panel fixed the issue. 
Infiniti G in Maryland, United States
Jul 2010 - Mar 2011
Mar 2011

88000 mi

US $800
brakes and rotors on front replaced 
Infiniti G in Michigan, United States
Jul 2009 - Jun 2011
Aug 2009

120000 mi

US $1600
Car rapidly overheating. Problem with thermostat? ...item that coordinates cooling with the radiator. Radiator flushed.  Back brakes also worn and repaired. I have had at least 4 brake repairs on this car since purchase. 
Infiniti G in Indiana, United States
Nov 2006 - Mar 2016
Apr 2007

21000 mi
wind noise from passenger rear, present since delivery, more annoying than anything. fixed under warranty (adjust rear pass door seal) 
Dec 2007

31000 mi
wind noise from rear passenger area. dealer worked on it under warranty. improved, but still there. overall, very minor issue. unable to hear wind noise with radio on at low voume. 
Mar 2008

34000 mi
Wind noise from pass rear, better than before, replaced door seals again. 
May 2008

35000 mi
Fuel sensor malfunction. Car drove normally. Sensor replaced under warranty 
Sep 2013

67000 mi

US $300
bearing had to be replaced 
Jan 2015

87000 mi

US $1000
axle, likely wear and tear driver seat frame loose. had slowly worsened over years. likely due to my fat butt. seat frame replaced rear differential failed. can NOT understand why. diff fluid was changed every 30K miles. 
Infiniti G in New York, United States
Sep 2008 - Nov 2010
Oct 2008

38000 mi
CV boot broke, needed to replace axle. Check engine light came on in sep, bought a new sensor, CEL back on so brought back to shop. They fixed, light back on again. 
Dec 2008

39000 mi

US $400
Engine light back on. 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
Sep 2008 - Mar 2012
Feb 2009

80600 mi

C $1000
Wheel bearing and ball joints were replaced . Brake pads were replaced. 
Mar 2009

82460 mi

C $1200
Struts and two wheel bearings. 
Apr 2009

84320 mi

C $800
Caliper seized, and new Rotors put on. 
Mar 2010

109740 mi

C $750
Also replaced wheel bearings and put some new tires on it. It's been pretty reliable thus far. 
Jul 2011

147360 mi
Tire pressure sensor failed. 
Aug 2011

150260 mi
Another tire pressure sensor failed. 
Mar 2012

155620 mi

C $150
Wheel bearing issue. The power seat failed in December 2011 and I was going to get it fixed, but then it was wrecked. 
Infiniti G in Colorado, United States
May 2008 - Oct 2012
Jun 2008

56000 mi

US $600
Gas tank would not fill all the way. Shutter valve replaced. Check engine light on. Vent thing replaced. New pads rotors needed, alignment, replaced at another shop for $600. Passenger seat loose, fixed. Brakes/rotors replaced and alignment done. 
Apr 2009

70000 mi
Had to replace drivers side air bag module. Check light came on to indicate problem. Was still covered under power train warranty.  Described problem in previous trip to dealership while car was under warranty. Was told problem was passenger seat. Problem persisted and when I took it in again they said the problem was the suspension bushings and they needed replaced. Not covered. 
Oct 2012

135000 mi
Suspension bushings never repaired and never caused any problems except slight squeaking on hard bumps. 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
Nov 2009 - Apr 2010
Feb 2010

71920 mi

C $250
Evap Canister 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
Jan 2008 - Dec 2012
Sep 2010

80600 mi
Airbag light came on, found a recall on the internet took the car to the dealership they preformed the airbag recall service. They said that the error code was not related to the recall, and the light would likely return, it has not. 
Nov 2010

80600 mi

C $1200
Warning light on dash related to emissions control system, sensor replace and light went out. Brakes needed to be replaced, also found that calipers were seized. Replaced calipers Mechanic noticed that the wheel bearing on the drivers side rear wheel was warn and not safe to drive, wheel bearing and hub were replaced. Also noted that both front wheel bearings starting to wear out. 
Feb 2011

81800 mi

C $1200
Two more wheel bearings replace, for a total of 3 now. Not covered under warranty. 
Oct 2012

99200 mi
Airbag light was on. Dealer repaired under a technical buletin. 
Dec 2012

102920 mi
Airbag light came back on. Dealer wanted to replace special cable to see if that would fix it. Airbag light on for the 3rd time. Dealer wanted to start replacing parts to find the problem, took car to another shop which installed a used airbag module. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Mar 2010 - Nov 2012
Apr 2010

70000 mi
radiator leaking coolant. dealer said could not find. replaced radiator as it had a leak in it. fixed under repair. 
Oct 2011

88000 mi

US $200
replaced compression rod bushings, due to wear issue. 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
May 2007 - Feb 2010
Jun 2007

68200 mi
Rattle noise coming from rear view mirror. 
Dec 2007

76260 mi

C $1500
Vent control valve failed. Required replacement. Front brakes needed new pads and rotors. Rear brakes required new caliper (caliper seized) 
Mar 2008

81840 mi

C $600
Whining noise when driving at speeds greater than 80km/h. Suspension or frame of vehicle rattling/thumping when going over any small to large bumps in the road. Problem occurs at any speed. 
Aug 2009

107880 mi

C $1000
replaced front and rear brakes 
Jan 2010

115320 mi
Door seams (where outer door skin meet inner door skin) were corroding. Infinti admitted it was a known problem and offered to replace all 4 doors. Infiniti would not pay for colour matching the new doors with the rest of the vehicle. 

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2005 Infiniti G 4-door

6-cylinder automatic 2WD

Infiniti G in North Carolina, United States
Mar 2007 - Jun 2008
Sep 2007

48000 mi
The driver side window would not stay up. It would always come down 1/4 of the way and stop. Had to take off door panel to reset the unit. 

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2005 Infiniti G 2dr Coupe

298-horsepower 3.5L V6 6-speed manual RWD

Infiniti G in New York, United States
Jul 2008 - Mar 2010
Aug 2008

30000 mi
Engine Burning Excessive Oil: Engine Replaced With Factory New Engine. 
Jun 2009

37000 mi
defective manual transmission replaced under OEM warranty. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Aug 2010 - Jul 2011
Mar 2011

62000 mi
Airbag light came on. No ID coming back so light reset. Airbag light came on again after a day. Driver side airbag replaced. Next day airbag light came on again. Passenger side airbag and airbag module ordered from dealer. Loaned car. 
Apr 2011

63000 mi

US $130
My compression rod needed to be replaced 
Jul 2011

64000 mi

US $15
Oil pooling where spark plugs are. Valve cover being replaced under power-train warranty. However, spark plugs had to be supplied by me, the customer, but spark plug installation was free. I will pick up the car when they call me. 
Infiniti G in Texas, United States
Aug 2013 - Dec 2014
Oct 2013

82300 mi

US $1500
Clutch began to slip, consensus seems to be it goes between 70,000 and 90,000 miles. No other issues. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Dec 2013 - Mar 2016
Sep 2014

60000 mi

US $400
Clicking/groaning from rear axle when starting from a stop, esp'ly when changing direction. Performed tech bulletin ITB05-002b, including all new hardware (bolts, etc). Problem was solved. Took 3 days to get the hardware from Nissan. 
Oct 2015

73000 mi

US $77
Had small leak in coolant system (loose hose clamp). Shop found leak, replaced crappy OEM spring clamp with worm-gear hose clamp. Flushed & filled w/new coolant (genuine Nissan fluid). 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Jan 2015 - Jan 2015
Jan 2015

102000 mi

US $2800
clutch replacement after having an aftermarket clutch put on. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Oct 2007 - Nov 2008
Dec 2007

16000 mi
Clutch Pedal wont fully release 
Jul 2008

20000 mi
Fuel Gauge never reading full. Clicking in the rear wheels. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Nov 2007 - Mar 2010
Jan 2008

45000 mi
Clicking noise from rear of vehicle. It was deemed that the rear axles were making the noise and there was a TSB regarding the issue. 
Jun 2008

53000 mi
After starting an oil consumption test, it was deemed that my engine was over-consuming oil. The service advisor ordered me a new engine and scheduled an install date. 
Infiniti G in Alabama, United States
- Oct 2006
Oct 2006

18000 mi
Driver side and passenger side window motors replaced. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Feb 2008 - Nov 2013
Mar 2008

18000 mi
ITB05-002b. Both rear wheel areas exhibited clicking noises during starting from a stop, both forward and reverse directions. Repaired via ITB05-002b instructions -- dealer applied lubrication to driveshaft flanges. 
Feb 2010

33000 mi

US $370
Piston boots on rear brake calipers had holes/tears. Rear calipers were replaced. 
Apr 2010

35000 mi

US $200
Rattle in roof behind driver seat. Had to remove nearly all interior trim plus rear seat to get access above headliner. Found loose bolt holding sunroof rail to sunroof bracket. Applied loctite and tightened. Total time: 8 hours. $none Dealer couldn't find clutch rattle when pedal pressed in. Probably release bearing, left it alone. Release bearing - replaced under warranty Found 1 broken radiator fan, replaced under warranty... Recommended/replaced 2 belts for $200 (my mechanic says no way that was needed). 
Jul 2012

57000 mi

US $9
Foam-backed leather trim on interior door panels started separating at top of trim area. I bought foam-compatible spray adhesive and fixed it myself. It lasted about a month and has started to peel again. 
Apr 2013

65000 mi

US $500
Front brake calipers were loose on their fully engaged pins, rattled over bumps. Can't totally blame the car since I had high-friction pads and "spirited" driving. OEM calipers from online dealer were ~$500, but I put on a big brake kit. 
May 2013

66000 mi

US $522
Replaced failed master cylinder (brakes). Installed good OEM-quality (but not Nissan) part due to faster delivery time. Nissan was over a week to wait. 
Infiniti G in Arizona, United States
Nov 2008 - Mar 2010
Dec 2008

59000 mi
Oil consumption.. needed new engine.  Gear grinding.. needed new transmission, etc... 
Infiniti G in Ontario, Canada
Oct 2011 - Nov 2011
Nov 2011

88040 mi
Everything else, repair 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Jun 2009 - Jul 2015
Mar 2012

52000 mi
New brakes 
Infiniti G in Maryland, United States
Mar 2010 - Dec 2013
Apr 2010

59000 mi
Oil Consumption, Motor was replaced 
Infiniti G in Alberta, Canada
May 2010 - Aug 2012
Jun 2010

44020 mi

C $38
Passenger side Hood Hinge needed replacement account bent and rubbing against fender when hood opened. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
Mar 2007 - Jun 2011
Dec 2008

38000 mi
Loose rear axel bolts. 
Mar 2011

66000 mi

US $60
Car began overheating,replaced thermostat and coolant to resolve issue. 
Infiniti G in Florida, United States
Jun 2008 - Mar 2016
Oct 2009

47000 mi

US $800
Replaced mass airflow sensor and the overtemperature sensor(s).  
Mar 2010

51000 mi

US $370
Rattle in engine bay noise during shifting and normal driving. 
Apr 2011

60000 mi

US $270
Left rear pad was worn down. Had noticed that it was hotter than other pads. Discernable heat could be felt near wheel. Shaved some rust off pistons and replaced pads. 
Jun 2011

62000 mi

US $500
Completely wore out left rear pads down to metal. Right rear pads worn as well but left rear far more severe. Grinded grooves into rotors. Ordered new rear rotors and pads. 
Jan 2012

67000 mi

US $700
Rear left caliper was found to be stuck. It had caused premature pad wear and wore the pads down to metal. Rotors had been scratched due to metal on metal contact 
Sep 2013

78000 mi

US $560
Deiver side window no longer was working. Replaced the window motor and regulator. 
Infiniti G in Missouri, United States
Feb 2009 - Jul 2009
Jun 2009

35000 mi
Rear axle click. 
Infiniti G in Massachusetts, United States
Mar 2012 - Apr 2014
Apr 2013

50000 mi

US $530
Rear brakes frozen, replaced pads, calipers, rotors. 

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2005 Infiniti G 2dr Coupe

280-horsepower 3.5L V6 5-speed shiftable automatic RWD

Infiniti G in Minnesota, United States
Feb 2006 - May 2008
Aug 2006

18000 mi
high pitch rattling in passenger door on acceleration through 3000 rpm. Dealer could occasionally reproduce noise but their repair didn't fix the problem. I still hear it. 
Infiniti G in Illinois, United States
Jan 2005 - Apr 2009
Nov 2005

1000 mi
repaired squeek in dash. was a styrofoam type squeak around the clock 
Infiniti G in Georgia, United States
Nov 2009 - Jun 2011
Jan 2009

48000 mi
Oil cooler ring leaking, pwrtrain warranty repair 
Infiniti G in Texas, United States
- May 2007
May 2007

12000 mi
MAF sensor replaced 
Infiniti G in Pennsylvania, United States
May 2009 - Jul 2010
Jul 2009

73500 mi

US $525
Bad starter. Replaced at dealership. Dealership said dead spot in starter that car could not bypass. 
Infiniti G in Maryland, United States
Aug 2008 - Mar 2010
Sep 2008

54000 mi
DRIVER SIDE POWER WINDOW NOT WORKING PROPERLY. 
Dec 2009

68000 mi
replace side air bag 
Infiniti G in Texas, United States
Mar 2009 - Mar 2010
Nov 2009

67000 mi
seat belt tensioner replaced. 
Infiniti G in Alberta, Canada
Nov 2009 - Mar 2011
Jan 2010

58740 mi

C $300
Drivers door lock would not work by fob or by door arm rest. Had to manually move lock by door handle. Needed new actuator at about $520 + labour @ $275.00. Car was just out of 4 year warranty but was under mileage. Dealer wouldn't give discount. Windshield wiper quit. Had to wait for repair at local mechanic. Dealer takes 2 to 3 weeks and charges 60% more. Mechanic cleaned and checked all wiring and got wipers going again. Milage about 91,000 km. 
Feb 2011

67580 mi

C $700
Passenger door lock actuator  
Infiniti G in British Columbia, Canada
Dec 2010 - Sep 2013
Mar 2012

60140 mi

C $1779
Replace rear brake pads and machine rear rotors Door handle inside door brace broken. Replaced driver's inside door handle brace. 
Feb 2013

68560 mi

C $1083
Replace front brake pads and machine front rotors Air Bag light on. Both left and right module connectors failed. Replaced with connector replacement kit for left and rear side airbag module connectors 
Sep 2013

74400 mi

C $1560
Replace Bank 1 A/F Sensor Air Bag Light was On. Left Side Air Bag Module needed replacing. Climate control service including adding compressor lubricant 
Infiniti G in Indiana, United States
Jul 2009 - Dec 2010
Aug 2009

67000 mi
right rear drive shaft required replacement 
Infiniti G in Alabama, United States
Feb 2010 - Mar 2016
May 2010

23136 mi
The harness to the switches on the rear of both seats had pulled loose at the connector. 
Aug 2012

32542 mi

US $295
Drivers seat track and mechanism became jerky and twisting sideways. Dealer couldn't define exact problem but said all they could do was replace the seat base for $1,391. Drivers seat track and mechanism became jerky and twisting sideways. Dealer couldn't define exact problem but said all they could do was replace the seat base for $1,391; seat repair declined. 
Jul 2014

41000 mi

US $580
Car went into limp mode while driving, drastically reducing engine power. Error codes said Throttle Pedal Assembly, so whole assy replaced. Same problem happened again and Throtle body assy replaced. Problem happened again & at dealer now The Throttle Pedal Assy replaced ($570 my cost), the Throttle Body Assy replaced (dealer paid), then wiring harness inspected. A small area of wire was chafed and shorting, apparently causing the error codes. After repair (dealer's cost) ok. 
Infiniti G in California, United States
May 2009 - Mar 2010
Jun 2009

47000 mi

US $978
Air bag light was staying on. Shop found the problem to be faulty side airbag, which was replaced. 
Infiniti G in Texas, United States
Dec 2006 - Dec 2009
Jul 2007

30000 mi
There was a loud rattle coming from the back passenger roof deck. It was determined that a spot weld had come loose and the the interior was removed to weld and correct the problem. It took about a week for them to locate the source of the rattle. It was 
Aug 2009

57000 mi
Wheel bearings in the front two wheels were out. They were both replaced under original warranty under the drivetrain warranty. Infiniti paid the repair cost, I as the owner did not come out of pocket for the repairs. The repair was successful. 

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