The 1st generation of the Leaf has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.74. That can be compared against other Nissan generations. Shopping for a Nissan? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.
Owners of the 2011–2018 Leaf model years have sent in 22 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the electrical (40%) followed by the brakes (27%) and the wheels (13%).