1st Generation (2008—2013) Rogue Problems

Rogue owners with a 2008—2013 model year have the most problems with the transmission (56%), engine (10%), and the body (7%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below. The full list is available on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Won\'t Accelerate/stops While Driving 34 complaints at an average of 86,060 miles in the 2011 Nissan Rogue.
  2. Loss of Acceleration 66 complaints at an average of 69,312 miles in the 2012 Nissan Rogue.
  3. (CVT) Transmission Failure 36 complaints at an average of 121,002 miles in the 2008 Nissan Rogue.

What Rogue Year is Most Reliable?

Generations are a good baseline for prediciting reliability, but there will almost always be year-to-year differences. We've calculated a reliability score for each model year within this generation, but we've based that score on how the model year compares to all Nissan model years.

Watch out for the 2011 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2013 140 1 27 44.35
2012 79 2 28 44.54
2011 125 2 29 47.48
2010 82 2 33 21.72
2009 76 3 34 22.63
2008 94 5 39 30.1

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