When airbag supplier, Autoliv, was conducting some routine side curtain airbag testing they noticed something alarming --- the reinforcement stitching in the airbags sent to Nissan wasn't securing the airbag properly.
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2012 Versa owners say the side airbags can deploy simply from shutting the door. Does that mean all Versa owners have superhero strength? The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) intends to find out.
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Have you ignored a dashboard warning light? I wouldn't blame you. I was once charged $100 to turn off a light because my stupid gas cap was loose. But Nissan is pleading – if you see a warning light in certain vehicles you need to park your … continue reading
Nissan is recalling 2016 Sentras that stall while driving. Of course, that won't be a problem for some of you since many of the same Sentras can't start at all.
"Nissan says in April the automaker discovered a Sentra that wouldn't sta … continue reading
More than 1,500 Sentras have an engine harness that can lose its connection to the electronic control unit (ECU). As any cable company tech representative would tell you on the phone have you tried plugging it back in again?
"The engi … continue reading
Nissan is recalling 402,000 vehicles, mostly Infiniti vehicles, with dangerous Takata airbag inflators.
This latest round of recalls has been split into what the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is calling "zones& … continue reading
The North Carolina Consumers Council (NCCC) recommends that no-one buy a 2005-2010 Nissan Pathfinder, Frontier, or Xterra. That would have been very helpful advice, say, 5 or 10 years ago. Next they might tell us the sun is very bright and … continue reading
Heads up, Rogue owners!
Your rear lift-gate has "stays" that are supposed to keep the lift-gate in place when you open it. Only, they aren't staying at all.
So not only do you have to try and load the groceries while keeping your … continue reading
Anyone else getting the feeling there's a major issue with Nissan's Occupant Classification System (OCS)? For roughly the 103rd time – ok, 4th – Nissan is recalling their defective OCS.
And this one is a doozy at 3.8 million vehicles.
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This should spark your interest. Nissan is recalling the 2016 Frontier because electrical shorts could start a fire.
"More than 1,550 Frontier V6 trucks have problems concerning the starter motor wire harness that could make contact w … continue reading