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Nissan wants a judge to toss out a CVT lawsuit that they claim doesn’t point out any specific defects.
The Massachusetts lawsuit says Nissan promoted their CVT as having a fluid-like performance, but that couldn’t be further from the truth … continue reading
A CVT lawsuit will proceed after a judge approved most of the plaintiffs' claims in a class-action Nissan asked the court to dismiss. The lawsuit accuses the automaker of concealing transmission defects since 2012 and covers owners of the 2 … continue reading
Altima owners have been waiting for a recall and/or extended warranty for the terrible continuously variable transmission (CVT) in the 2013 and 2014 model years. Well, certain owners decided they’ve waited long enough and sued Nissan.
[The … continue reading
A lawsuit has been filed in New Jersey saying the 2014 Sentra has a defective Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) that shakes, jerks, has trouble accelerating, and experiences sudden downshifts.
The lawsuit, Pinto of Montville Inc. v. … continue reading
Certain Nissan vehicles have a defective cracked radiator that leaks coolant into the transmission fluid, creating a toxic hell stew that kills the transmission entirely.
If it hasn't happened to you, you've probably at least heard of it. A … continue reading
Nissan's Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT) has received a continuous stream of complaints. One of the most common? How it violently jerks and shakes during acceleration. This is commonly attributed to a "CVT belt slip" and … 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
45,000 Rogue owners should be careful where they park because the SUVs are going rogue (you had to see that coming):
"The [2015 Rogue] transmissions could move out of the "Park" position by mistake. Parking the vehicle and w … continue reading
A class-action lawsuit aims to get to the bottom of an alleged transmission defect in the 2013-2014 Nissan Pathfinder.
The lawsuit says Nissan installed transmissions that can shake and shudder violently when accelerating between 15mph and … continue reading
Next time you leave your vehicle in park, don't count on it being there when you get back. According to Nissan a problem with the transmission can make it impossible to actually get your vehicle in park. Specifically interference between th … continue reading
Last October, Nissan extended their radiator warranty for what they called a “small percentage” of vehicles that may experience issues with coolant leaks. Namely, how those coolant leaks seep into the transmission and render it useless.
Wh … continue reading