2008 Nissan Versa Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Nissan Versa

2008 Nissan Versa Problems

Fuel Pressure Regulator May Bleed Off Pressure Overnight

If the vehicle is hard to start after setting overnight, the problem could be the fuel pressure regulator has failed and is allowing the fuel pressure to bleed off. A failed fuel pressure regulator will should be replaced.

Fuel Pump that went bad on 2008 Nissan Versa

I own a Nissan Versa 2008 hatchback. After I pull away from the gas pump, the car was losing its acceleration and stall. I was trying to start again but it wouldn't turn over. The car was towed.

I was told that the fuel pump went bad. My basic warranty expired two months ago (December 5, 2010). The fuel pump was recplaced at my expense.

condenser damage/ location of condenser

A/C condenser located at the BOTTOM of radiator 2 feet off the ground. Gee, wonder why it picked up a road stone and went thru condenser? Now my 11 month old Versa has to have $1000.00 of repair to fix an obvious manufacturers design flaw. Not happy.

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2008 Nissan Versa Questions

What is that fluifluid leak? (1 answer)

I found a small blur bit of blue snow when I went out to my car today. It's blue and I can tell if it's wiper flui that's dripped down or if it's coolant. How can I tell?

The spot was on the ground under the hood and it's the first time I've noticed it. I also had the c...

Car in park, key wont come out, what do i need to have replaced the ignition? (2 answers)

My car wont go into the lock position to remove the key. We have tried everything. Lock smith says he can get it out but if its the shifter cable that it will do the same thing when i put the key back in. But the indicator on the dash shows the car in the park position? So i dont know what to do ...

08 versa with 1.8l barely goes, acts like gas pedal not connected. (1 answer)

every other time i go to take off, it just barely moves in forward or reverse. acts like gas pedal isn't hooked up. turn key off and start again and it will take off like nothings wrong put it in neutral and revs right up other times rpms just barely go up. any ideas out there whats going on...

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2008 Nissan Versa Recalls

Front Coil Springs Fracture Due To Corrosion

The front coil springs may corrode and fracture due to exposure to road sale used in cold weather states. Dealers will replace both front coil springs free of charge to resolve the concern.

Nissan Recalls 2008–2010 Vehicles with Garmin Nuvi 750 Nav Systems Due to Overheating

Nissan is recalling 2008–2010 models equipped with Garmin Nuvi 750 navigation systems because the battery may overheat, which could lead to a fire. Nissan will notify owners and Garmin technicians will replace the unit's battery and insert a spacer to prevent the problem from reoccurring. This will be performed free of charge.

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2008 Nissan Versa Reviews

I bought my 2008 Versa new in 2009 (leftover on the dealer lot). Had a few very minor problems at first (tire pressure warning light, gas door latch) that took too many trips to the dealer to get fixed, but otherwise things were okay until a few weeks ago. Catastrophic failure (oily antifeeze all over the engine compartment). Had it towed to the dealership because there was one month left on ...
We will never buy another Nisan again ....ever! This car is awful we bought this car 1 year ago used with 32,000 miles it is a 2008. Since sever had the car we have to a lot an extra 200 to 500 dollars ever other month. The first thing we noticed all the hub caps started popping off after that the low tire pressure light came on had that fixed for 270.00 only to have it come back on 2 days late...
I have been working on one of these for a friend, for a couple of years now. I have developed my own personal opinion of this car through my mechanical experience, and find it to be a highly over priced piece of crap. The subframe "floats" on rubber mounts that road salt destroys. All rubber bushings in this car cannot hold up to "salt belt" weather conditions. All of the factory service and fa...

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