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2009 Nissan Versa repairs by problem area

Engine (32%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (4%)

Brakes and Traction Control (2%)

Suspension and Steering (20%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (17%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (8%)

Other (16%)

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2009 Nissan Versa electrical repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (3%)

$500 - $999 (7%)

$100 - $499 (33%)

< $100 (57%)

Chart based on 30 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.

2009 Nissan Versa

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7000 mi CD player will not eject CD. Both parts were ordered but still waiting for CD player/radio with no date for delivery. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Sedan

122-horsepower 1.8L I4 6-speed manual FWD

104000 mi

US $365
Routine maintenance repairs. Full 30K service including replacing lightbulbs, including both headlights. 
22000 mi AC drain hose plugged up causing water to spill into passenger front floor. Service bulletin reviewed, however, problem fixed by cleaning out drain hose with a wire rather than having service bulletin work performed. 
29000 mi Trunk release button failed to operate. Lock system replaced. 
49500 mi

US $600
Rear driver side door actuator failed - door lock jammed. 
66500 mi

US $250
Small leak caused by failure of the valve core. Required fill with dye to detect leak, then return visit to identify problem, replace valve, and recharge. 
4000 mi

US $20
Reprogrammed the TPMS after light came on and tire pressure was verified correct. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Sedan

107-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

96900 mi

US $230
2 tire pressure valves replaced. 
97000 mi

US $115
Tire Pressure replaced gauge. That is three (3) replaced between November and December 2016. 
117000 mi A/C compressor went out. NOT repaired at 119,000 miles. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Hatch

122-horsepower 1.8L I4 CVT FWD

94000 mi

US $1000
Tire pressure sensor faulty, replaced by dealership at owners expense, replacement failed immediately. 
28000 mi Tire light went on and wouldn't turn off 
33000 mi replaced dead battery 
55000 mi cruise control failed, light on dash flashed. problem went away after pumping brake pedal numerous times in a rapid fashion. 
6000 mi HVAC was not blowing cool air. Was advised after repair that the hose was installed wrong in factory resulting in leakage of refrigerant. A/C working fine since. 
27500 mi My TPS lights stay on all winter no matter how much air I put in the tires. Bluetooth suddenly failed (it coincided with the TPS lights staying on) probably unrelated - but curious timing. They ordered a new blutooth control panel for the steering wheel but it isn't installed yet. 
29000 mi They covered this under warranty - I think the part was just over $500. They replaced the blue tooth control module in the steering wheel. 
15000 mi Power window not working. Master door switch replaced days later after ordering part. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Hatch

122-horsepower 1.8L I4 6-speed manual FWD

1000 mi passenger airbag light off. I pressed the "button" which isn't a button. The plastic clips snapped almost right away and light dropped behind dash. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Hatch

122-horsepower 1.8L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

49000 mi

US $60
Passenger side front power door lock malfunctioned and was subsequently replaced under warranty. Battery stopped holding a charge. Read some articles on the net that said the batteries in the 2009 models were subpar but can't remember where I read it. 
30000 mi

US $450
Both of our key fobs stopped working simultaneously. Took to dealer under warranty and they gave us 2 new fobs. 
14000 mi

US $400
tpmax electronic unit in three tires failed. each unit costs $110 + shipping + repair cost. units went out suddenly, so tire deflated very quickly and could have caused a serious accident. nissan dealer will look at units to see if warranty repair. 
22000 mi

US $25
tire pressure monitor replaced on last of 4 monitors needing replacement. 
50000 mi

US $280
The trunk/back door (of a hatchback) didn't open due to actuator malfunction. Replaced the actuator (overnight order by the dealership) and the problem was fixed. 
48000 mi

US $250
Tire pressure sensor went bad. At $250 to replace, not worth it to repair. 
99700 mi

US $450
Rear trunk hatch actuator needed to be replaced. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Hatch

107-horsepower 1.6L I4 5-speed manual FWD

11000 mi TPMS light came on, tech checked tires for leaks and found nothing. Light reset, all normal. 

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2009 Nissan Versa 4dr Hatch

107-horsepower 1.6L I4 4-speed automatic FWD

60140 mi

C $179
passenger headlight low beam not working, highs are fine diagnosed short circuit in switch relay replaced relay and headlight 
73260 mi

C $625
replaced starter 

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2009 Nissan Versa Electrical Problems

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