NISSAN Sentra Wheels Recall | Aug 29, 2001

2001 NISSAN Sentra Wheels Recall | Aug 29, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. The Cooling Holes In The Steel Wheel May Have Burrs On Their Edges As A Result Of Improper Manufacturing. These Burrs Can Cause Cracks As The Vehicle Is Being Driven. Cracks Can Propagate Between Adjacent Cooling Holes. If Enough Cracks Develop Between The Cooling Holes, The Wheel Could Fail And Separate From The Mounting Hub Without Prior Warning.

Separation Of The Wheel From The Vehicle While Being Operated Could Result In A Vehicle Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect For Cracks And Replace The Wheel If Cracks Are Discovered. Owner Notification Will Be Conducted In Two Phases. The First Mailing Began October 1, 2001, Asking Owners To Bring Their Vehicles In To A Dealer For Inspection Of The Wheels. Any Wheels With Cracks Will Be Replaced. A Second Owner Notification Will Begin In Early December, At Which Time Nissan Will Have An Adequate Number Of Replacement Wheels, Requesting Owners To Return To Their Dealers To Have The Wheels Replaced. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Aug 29, 2001 for 2001 NISSAN Sentra, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Wheels problems.

NISSAN Sentra Suspension,front,control Arm,lower Arm Recall | May 23, 2001

2001 NISSAN Sentra Suspension,front,control Arm,lower Arm Recall | May 23, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles. One Or More Of The Three Bolts Used To Attach Each Front Suspension Lower Control Arm To The Body On The Left And Right Sides May Not Have Been Properly Manufactured.

The Bolts Could Fracture, Increasing The Risk Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Lower Control Arm Attachment Bolts. Owner Notification Began June 30, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on May 23, 2001 for 2001 NISSAN Sentra, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Suspension,front,control Arm,lower Arm problems.

NISSAN Sentra Engine And Engine Cooling,engine,gasoline Recall | Nov 16, 2001

2001 NISSAN Sentra Engine And Engine Cooling,engine,gasoline Recall | Nov 16, 2001

Vehicle Description: Passenger Vehicles Equipped With A 1.8 Liter Engine. The Engine Could Stop Running While Being Driven Due To A Defective Crank Position Sensor. This Could Also Result In The “service Engine Soon” Warning Light Coming On Or Reduced Engine Power.

If The Engine Stops Running While The Vehicle Is In Motion, It Could Result In A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Crank Position Sensors. Owner Notification Began December 10, 2001. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Nov 16, 2001 for 2001 NISSAN Sentra, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Engine And Engine Cooling,engine,gasoline problems.

NISSAN Sentra Exterior Lighting,headlights Recall | Dec 12, 2001

2001 NISSAN Sentra Exterior Lighting,headlights Recall | Dec 12, 2001

Vehicle Description: Certain Passenger Vehicles Fail To Comply With Requirements Of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 108, “lamps, Reflective Devices, And Associated Equipment.” These Vehicles Were Missing Tamperproof Caps That Prevent Horizontal Headlamp Adjustment.

These Caps Are Installed To Prevent Misadjustment Of The Headlamps.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Install A Tamperproof Cap Over The Horizontal Adjustment Screw For Both Headlamps. Owner Notification Began January 14, 2002. Owners Who Take Their Vehicles To An Authorized Dealer On An Agreed Upon Service Date And Do Not Receive The Free Remedy Within A Reasonable Time Should Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Auto Safety Hotline At 1-888-dash-2-dot (1-888-327-4236).

This recall was issued on Dec 12, 2001 for 2001 NISSAN Sentra, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Exterior Lighting,headlights problems.