1st Generation (2014—2018) Q50 Problems

This generations ranks 36th out of 37 Infiniti generations in reliability and is generally a good bet. Owners have the most complaints about the interior (25%), brakes (14%), and the hvac (11%). We've listed some of the most recent complaints below, see them all on CarComplaints.com.

  1. Master Cylinder and Pump Seal Failure 1 complaints at an average of 29,000 miles in the 2014 Infiniti Q50.
  2. Premature Tire Wear 2 complaints at an average of 12,100 miles in the 2015 Infiniti Q50.
  3. Premature Brake Wear 2 complaints at an average of 12,300 miles in the 2015 Infiniti Q50.

What Q50 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 Infiniti model years.

Watch out for the 2014 model year which has the highest PainRank™ score in this generation.

Year Complaints Recalls TSBs PainRank (?)
2018 0 0 0 0.0
2017 2 0 0 1.64
2016 2 0 0 1.65
2015 8 0 0 5.82
2014 15 0 0 11.51

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