Safety Features by Model

S $10,990 - $15,870

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Clutch interlock
  • Transmission shift interlock
  • Energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Steel side-door impact beams
  • Zone body construction -inc: front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification system
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front & rear side curtain airbags
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR front passenger seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR rear seat belts at all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear child seat tether anchors (LATCH)
  • Emergency interior trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column

SV $14,980

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Transmission shift interlock
  • Energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Steel side-door impact beams
  • Zone body construction -inc: front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification system
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front & rear side curtain airbags
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR front passenger seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR rear seat belts at all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Rear child seat tether anchors (LATCH)
  • Emergency interior trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column

SL $15,990 - $18,590

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) -inc: electronic brake force distribution (EBD), brake assist
  • Vehicle dynamic control (VDC)
  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Transmission shift interlock
  • Energy absorbing front/rear bumpers
  • Steel side-door impact beams
  • Zone body construction -inc: front/rear crumple zones, hood deformation point
  • Dual-stage front airbags w/occupant classification system
  • Front side-impact airbags
  • Front & rear side curtain airbags
  • 3-point ELR driver seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR front passenger seat belt w/pretensioner & load limiter
  • 3-point ELR/ALR rear seat belts at all positions -inc: detachable rear center seatbelt
  • 3-point ELR/ALR rear seat belts at all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Passenger window lockout
  • Rear child seat tether anchors (LATCH)
  • Emergency interior trunk release
  • Tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS)
  • Energy absorbing steering column

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2007 Nissan Versa 1.8 SL 4-door hatchback

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Side Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2011 Nissan Versa SL 4-door hatchback

Overall
Structure
Side Airbag Configuration
Driver Head Neck
Driver Head Protection
Driver Torso
Driver Pelvis Leg
Passenger Head Neck
Passenger Head Protection
Passenger Torso
Passenger Pelvis Leg

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Rollover Ratings

Tested vehicle: 2011 Nissan Versa 1.6 4-door

Overall

Warranty

Basic Warranty

36 months / 36,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

60 months / 60,000 miles

Corrosion Perforation Warranty

60 months / Unlimited distance

Certified Pre-Owned Warranty

Maximum Age/Mileage:

6 years/less than 80,000 miles

Basic Warranty Terms

84 months/100,000 miles from original new-car in-service date

Powertrain Warranty

84 months/100,000 miles (includes LEAF electric vehicle system and powertrain)

Dealer Certification Required

167-point inspection

Roadside Assistance

Yes

Deductible

$50

Return/Exchange Policy

N/A

Out-of-Town Repair/Service

Yes

Free Service Loan

Yes

Special Finance Terms

Yes

Transferability

Yes

Satellite Radio Subscription

3 months

Complimentary Service/Maintenance

No

Recalls

Air Bags Jul 17, 2017
Report Receipt Date:
Jul 17, 2017
NHTSA Campaign:
17V449000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2007-2011 Versa Sedan and 2007-2012 Versa Hatchback vehicles. The affected vehicles have a driver frontal air bag inflator that may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to moderate absolute humidity, temperatures, and temperature cycling.
Consequence:
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the subject inflator with a new one manufactured by a different supplier, free of charge. Remedy parts are not currently available. An interim owner notification letter will be sent by the end of September 2017, followed by a second letter when remedy parts are available. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Air Bags Jun 15, 2018
Report Receipt Date:
Jun 15, 2018
NHTSA Campaign:
18V401000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2011 Nissan Versa sedan vehicles and 2011-2012 Nissan Versa hatchback vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Nissan is also recalling 2010-2011 Nissan Versa sedan vehicles and 2010-2012 Nissan Versa hatchback vehicles ever registered in the states of ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these passenger air bag inflator may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term expos...
Consequence:
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin in July 2018. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-867-7669.
Suspension Sep 14, 2015
Report Receipt Date:
Sep 14, 2015
NHTSA Campaign:
15V573000
Summary:
Nissan (Nissan North America, Inc.) is recalling certain model year 2007-2012 Nissan Versa vehicles manufactured May 8, 2006, to November 12, 2012, that were sold or ever registered in the District of Columbia, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Road salt may corrode the front coil springs, possibly resulting in the coil springs fracturing.
Consequence:
If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace both front coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by mid-November 2015. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Service Brakes, Hydraulic , Vehicle Speed Control Aug 12, 2015
Report Receipt Date:
Aug 12, 2015
NHTSA Campaign:
15V507000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain model year 2012-2015 Nissan Versa sedan vehicles manufactured June 9, 2011, to March 11, 2015, and 2014-2015 Nissan Versa Note vehicles manufactured April 23, 2013, to March 11, 2015. The affected vehicles have a center console trim panel that may catch the driver's shoe and delay the transition from the accelerator pedal to the brake pedal.
Consequence:
A delay in the application of the brake pedal would lengthen the distance needed to stop the vehicle and increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will modify the console trim panel, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin by mid-October 2015. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Air Bags Jan 10, 2017
Report Receipt Date:
Jan 10, 2017
NHTSA Campaign:
17V028000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2012 Nissan Versa hatchbacks originally sold, or ever registered, in Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan) and the U.S. Virgin Islands, or "Zone A". Additionally, if not included in "Zone A" above, Nissan is recalling certain 2009-2010 Infiniti M35 and M45 and 2009 Nissan Versa sedans and hatchbacks originally sold, or ever registered, in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, or "Zone B". Additionally, if not included in "Zone A" or "Zone B" above, Nissan is recalling certain 2005-2008 Infiniti FX35 and FX45, 2006-2010 Infiniti M35 and M45, and 2007-2008 Nissan Versa vehicles originally sold, or ever...
Consequence:
An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflators, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Air Bags Jan 10, 2018
Report Receipt Date:
Jan 10, 2018
NHTSA Campaign:
18V044000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2009-2012 Versa Hatchback, and 2011 Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or "Zone A." Additionally, Nissan is recalling certain 2010 Versa Hatchback, and Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia or "Zone B." Nissan is also recalling certain 2009 Versa Hatchback and Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, ...
Consequence:
An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Power Train > Manual Transmission > Shift Pattern Indicator Jan 31, 2012
Report Receipt Date:
Jan 31, 2012
NHTSA Campaign:
12V032000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 VERSA VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AN AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION AND MANUFACTURED FROM JUNE 9, 2011, THROUGH JANUARY 13, 2012 FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 114,?THEFT PROTECTION.? DUE TO INTERFERENCE BETWEEN THE SHIFTER ROD AND THE SHIFT KNOB, THE VEHICLES MAY BE SHIFTED OUT OF THE PARK POSITION WITHOUT DEPRESSING THE BRAKE PEDAL.
Consequence:
THE OPERATOR CAN INADVERTENTLY SHIFT THE VEHICLE INTO GEAR WITHOUT THE BRAKE PEDAL BEING DEPRESSED, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH OR INJURY TO A NEARBY PEDESTRIAN.
Remedy:
NISSAN WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE THE SHIFTER KNOB OR THE SHIFTER ASSEMBLY AS NEEDED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON FEBRUARY 20, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
Air Bags > Side/window Feb 13, 2012
Report Receipt Date:
Feb 13, 2012
NHTSA Campaign:
12V055000
Summary:
NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 ALTIMA AND VERSA VEHICLES. THESE VEHICLES MAY BE EQUIPPED WITH SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAGS THAT CONTAIN AN INCORRECT PROPELLANT MIXTURE FOR THE INITIATOR COMPONENT USED, RESULTING IN INSUFFICIENT OUTPUT OF COMPRESSED GAS.
Consequence:
THE SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAGS MAY NOT DEPLOY, INCREASING THE RISK OF INJURY.
Remedy:
NISSAN WILL NOTIFY OWNERS, AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE ONE OR BOTH SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAG MODULES, AS NECESSARY, FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON FEBRUARY 27, 2012. OWNERS MAY CONTACT NISSAN CUSTOMER SERVICE AT 615-725-1000.
Air Bags Mar 6, 2017
Report Receipt Date:
Mar 6, 2017
NHTSA Campaign:
17V144000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2012 Nissan Versa vehicles. Degradation of the side impact sensor connector pins may cause the curtain and seat-mounted air bags to deploy unexpectedly if the door is slammed.
Consequence:
If the curtain and seat-mounted air bags inadvertently deploy, it can increase the risk of injury.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will install a new jumper harness, and replace the side impact satellite sensors, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Suspension Oct 11, 2017
Report Receipt Date:
Oct 11, 2017
NHTSA Campaign:
17V637000
Summary:
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2012 Versa Hatchback vehicles that were sold or ever registered in the District of Columbia, Connecticut, Delaware, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin. Road salt may corrode the front coil springs, possibly resulting in the coil springs fracturing.
Consequence:
If a front coil spring fractures, it may contact the tire, possibly puncturing it, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace both front coil springs, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin November 27, 2017. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261. This campaign expands recall 15V573.