Close

2003 Nissan 350Z Problems

Find the most common issues based on 2003 Nissan 350Z owner complaints.

Most Common 2003 Nissan 350Z Problems

The engine may stall at times due to a failed crankshaft position sensor and/or camshaft position sensor, These sensors can fail intermittently as they warm with the engine. Sensors on certain mod...
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
This engine may burn engine oil faster than similar models. Frequent oil checks are important.
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Looking for a particular 2003 Nissan 350Z problem?

0 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Brakes Problems

0 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Drive Train Problems

1 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Electrical & Lights Problem

A navigation unit that is failing can intermittently display a disc error on the screen.

4 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Engine Problems

The engine may stall at times due to a failed crankshaft position sensor and/or camshaft position sensor, These sensors can fail intermittently as they warm with the engine. Sensors on certain mod...
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
This engine may burn engine oil faster than similar models. Frequent oil checks are important.

0 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

1 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Maintenance Problem

The throttle body for the Nissan 350Z is known for carbon buildup, and requires regular, light cleaning to maintain peak performance. After cleaning the throttle body, many owners notice a very hig...

0 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Suspension & Steering Problem

There was a service bulletin addressing a problem with front tire wear and tire noise. The tires would "growl" or "roar" at speeds under 30 mph or under moderate braking on smooth roads. The repair...

7
Known 2003 Nissan 350Z Problems & Complaints

There was a service bulletin addressing a problem with front tire wear and tire noise. The tires would "growl" or "roar" at speeds under 30 mph or under moderate braking on smooth roads. The repair...
The engine may stall at times due to a failed crankshaft position sensor and/or camshaft position sensor, These sensors can fail intermittently as they warm with the engine. Sensors on certain mod...
The throttle body for the Nissan 350Z is known for carbon buildup, and requires regular, light cleaning to maintain peak performance. After cleaning the throttle body, many owners notice a very hig...
Rattling and tapping in the front of the engine on the 2003-2006 Nissan 350Z is very evident, especially on cold starts. This rattling noise should not be taken lightly as it warns of upcoming timi...
A faulty fuel damper can produce a ticking noise, which can be heard inside the cabin when the engine is idling. Replacement of the failed dampener should correct this problem.
This engine may burn engine oil faster than similar models. Frequent oil checks are important.
A navigation unit that is failing can intermittently display a disc error on the screen.
Get a Repair Estimate
Guaranteed by certified locations nationwide. Learn more
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 1,700 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more
Researching a 2003 Nissan 350Z?
Get maintenance costs, reviews, recalls and more.