NISSAN Altima Electrical System, Software Recall | Oct 07, 2008

2008 NISSAN Altima Electrical System, Software Recall | Oct 07, 2008

Nissan Is Recalling 204,361 My 2007-2008 Altima, Altima Hybrid, 350z, 350z Roadster, My 2008 Altima Coupe, Rogue, My 2009 Murano, And Infiniti My 2007-2008 G35 Sedan, My 2008 G37 Coupe And Ex35 Passenger Vehicles Equipped With Continental Automotive Systems’ Occupant Classification System (ocs) Control Units. A Varistor In The Ocs Control Unit Located In The Passenger Seat Cushion May Have Been Manufactured Out Of Specification. Under Certain Conditions, This Could Cause An Interruption Of Signal Between The Ocs And The Air Bag Control Unit (acu).

This Could Result In The Passenger Air Bag Being Suppressed Which Could Fail To Provide Adequate Protection In The Event Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Test The Signal Between The Ocs And Acu Systems Using A Special Tool To Check That It Is Functioning As Designed. If Necessary, The Seat Cushion (containing Ocs Hardware) Will Be Replaced With A New One Manufactured To Specification. The Recall Began On November 4, 2008. Owners May Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261 Or Infiniti At 1-800-662-6200.

Customers May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Http://www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on Oct 07, 2008 for 2008 NISSAN Altima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Electrical System, Software problems.

NISSAN Altima Suspension Recall | July 31, 2008

2008 NISSAN Altima Suspension Recall | July 31, 2008

Nissan Is Recalling 1,018 My 2008 Altima Vehicles. The Left Side Front Suspension Transverse Link Bolt May Not Have Been Tightened To Specification. This Condition Could Cause The Bolt To Become Loose While The Vehicle Is Being Driven.

If The Bolt Were To Come Out, The Driver May Experience Difficulty Controlling The Direction Of The Vehicle Which Could Result In A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Tighten The Transverse Link Bolt To Specification Free Of Charge. The Recall Began On August 11, 2008. Owners May Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Customers May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Http://www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on July 31, 2008 for 2008 NISSAN Altima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Suspension problems.

NISSAN Altima Air Bags Recall | Oct 07, 2008

2008 NISSAN Altima Air Bags Recall | Oct 07, 2008

Nissan Is Recalling 204,361 My 2007-2008 Altima, Altima Hybrid, 350z, 350z Roadster, My 2008 Altima Coupe, Rogue, My 2009 Murano, And Infiniti My 2007-2008 G35 Sedan, My 2008 G37 Coupe And Ex35 Passenger Vehicles Equipped With Continental Automotive Systems’ Occupant Classification System (ocs) Control Units. A Varistor In The Ocs Control Unit Located In The Passenger Seat Cushion May Have Been Manufactured Out Of Specification. Under Certain Conditions, This Could Cause An Interruption Of Signal Between The Ocs And The Air Bag Control Unit (acu).

This Could Result In The Passenger Air Bag Being Suppressed Which Could Fail To Provide Adequate Protection In The Event Of A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Test The Signal Between The Ocs And Acu Systems Using A Special Tool To Check That It Is Functioning As Designed. If Necessary, The Seat Cushion (containing Ocs Hardware) Will Be Replaced With A New One Manufactured To Specification. The Recall Began On November 4, 2008. Owners May Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261 Or Infiniti At 1-800-662-6200.

Customers May Also Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), Or Go To Http://www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on Oct 07, 2008 for 2008 NISSAN Altima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Air Bags problems.

NISSAN Altima Wheels Recall | Sept 15, 2008

2008 NISSAN Altima Wheels Recall | Sept 15, 2008

Nissan Is Recalling 3,403 My 2009 Altima Vehicles Equipped With 16-inch Alloy Wheels. Some These Wheels May Not Have Been Manufactured To Specification. This Could Cause One Or More Of The Five Lug Nuts Attaching The Wheel To The Vehicle To Become Loose.

If The Lug Nuts Become Loose, It Could Eventually Result In A Loss Of Control And A Crash Without Warning.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect The Vehicle To Determine If It Is Equipped With One Of The Affected Wheels. If It Is, The Wheels Will Be Replaced With New Ones That Have Been Manufactured To The Correct Specification. The Recall Is Expected To Begin During September 2008. Owners May Contact Nissan At 1-800-647-7261.

Customers May Contact The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s Vehicle Safety Hotline At 1-888-327-4236 (tty: 1-800-424-9153); Or Go To Http://www.safercar.gov.

This recall was issued on Sept 15, 2008 for 2008 NISSAN Altima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Wheels problems.