NISSAN Maxima Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator Recall | June 24, 2002

2002 NISSAN Maxima Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator Recall | June 24, 2002

On Certain Passenger Vehicles, One Of The Diodes Used In The Alternator May Have Been Damaged When Built. This Can Eventually Result In Failure Of The Diode And An Electrical Short Which Could Melt The Plastic Housing.

If The Combustible Gas Emitted By The Melting Plastic Does Not Disperse Due To Air Flow Through The Engine Compartment, It Could Ignite And In Turn Ignite The Fan Guide In The Alternator.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Replace The Alternator. Owner Notification Began July 29, 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 Or Infiniti At 1-800-662-6200.

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 June 24, 2002 for 2002 NISSAN Maxima, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator problems.

NISSAN Murano Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator Recall | July 14, 2005

2005 NISSAN Murano Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator Recall | July 14, 2005

On Certain Sport Utility Vehicles, There Is A Possibility That A Wire Breaking Inside The Alternator Could Stop The Battery From Charging.

If This Happens, The Charger Warning And Brake Warning Lamps Will Immediately Come On And The Battery Will Begin To Discharge. After A Short Time, The Engine Will Go Into A “fall Safe” Condition Which Will Limit Vehicle Speed. The Engine Will Stop Running Which Could Result In A Crash.

Summary Of Corrective Actions Taken: Dealers Will Inspect And Replace The Alternator With A New Version Which Has Been Modified To Prevent Movement Of The Coil. The Recall Began On August 1, 2005. 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 14, 2005 for 2005 NISSAN Murano, manufactured by NISSAN NORTH AMERICA, INC., in response to Electrical System,alternator/generator/regulator problems.