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really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
17,191 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

So how do you find out what problems are occurring? For this NHTSA complaint data, the only way is to read through the comments below. Any duplicates or errors? It's not us.

2008 Nissan Titan brakes problems

brakes problem

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2008 Nissan Titan Owner Comments

problem #4

Nov 182010

Titan 4WD 8-cyl

  • 14,300 miles


All 4 brake pads and rotors required changing on a 2008 Nissan Titan at 14,315 mi. This was determined by two qualified mechanics. Quote from the Nissan dealership, "all brake rotors are severely pitted..." there was no warning and this is unexpected at such low mileage. It was detected when tires were being rotated. Nissan claimed that this may be normal wear and would not help with financial compensation. Rotors are available for viewing (for investigation purposes) for a period of time.

- Cheshire, CT, USA

problem #3

Sep 212009


  • 22,464 miles
The contact owns a 2008 Nissan Titan. The contact stated that when applying the brakes, the brake pedal would intermittently fall much farther into the floorboard than usual followed by an abnormal pop sound. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer for diagnosis or repairs. Most recently, the contact received notification of NHTSA campaign id number: 10E019000 (suspension lower control arm) and the contact stated that she no longer felt safe driving the vehicle. This was the third recall notice she received for the vehicle. The current and failure mileage was 22,464.

- Tuskegee, AL, USA

problem #2

Apr 012009


  • 1,000 miles
The contact owns a 2008 Nissan Titan. While driving approximately 25 mph, the brake pedal extended to the floor. The driver stated that he has been to 2 dealers and they have told him that this was normal. The failure mileage was 1,000. The current mileage was 8,000.

- Palmer, OH, USA

problem #1

Aug 282009


  • 31,000 miles
The contact owns a 2008 Nissan Titan. He stated that while driving 45 mph he crashed into two vehicles. The contact attempted to engage the brake pedal; however, the brakes failed and caused a front end collision. The air bags did not deploy and the seat belts did not latch. The contact sustained major injuries to his head, arms and legs from the front windshield. The police was notified and an incident report is available. The dealer stated that they are not liable and advised the contact to notify the insurance company. The dealer agreed to repair the air bag sensors at the owners expense. The vehicle identification number was unavailable. The failure and current mileages were 31,000.

- Greeley, CO, USA

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