A loaner vehicle was provided when the air bag recall was serviced however the dealer had the contact return the vehicle knowing that the air bag light had illuminated shortly after the repair with no solution. The vehicle was taken back to the dealer for further diagnostic testing. Further, there have been changes to the official list of affected vehicles, which are reflected in this omnibus story. July 22, 2016: Mazda announced that it is recalling additional B-Series pickup trucks from the 2007 to 2009 model years. The excessive pressure can rupture the canister, spewing metal fragments into the vehicle and occupants. I have had to pay out of pocket to try and resolve this issue,. If your vehicle is included in this recall, the site will provide a description of the problem and instructions on how to proceed.
Nissan is recalling certain 2011 Nissan Versa sedan vehicles and 2011-2012 Nissan Versa hatchback vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Beverly Patterson: I too have a Nissan Versa 2008, took it the dealership after receiving both recall letters After 1 week the airbag light was back on , I was told I needed a clock spring because of moving parts in the steering. The contact stated that the air bag warning indicator was flashing. July 11, 2017: Takata announces from Ford, Mazda, and Nissan that use airbag inflators that contain calcium sulfate, a chemical that serves as a drying agent. So know what do I do.
I have contacted corporate and get told someone will call and they never do. Summary Nissan North America, Inc. A seam in the fabric section of the side curtain air bags may tear during side curtain air bag deployment, potentially affecting the performance of the air bag. Do I have any rights here? My daughter use this car for school and work. If your vehicle is included in this recall, the site will provide a description of the problem and instructions on how to proceed. In these models, over time, the weight on the key ring and road conditions or some other jarring event may cause the ignition switch to move out of the run position to the accessory position, turning off the engine. .
Below you can find information about the models of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles affected by the recall and what you should do if you own a model on the list. Independent mechanics can't perform recall work. Depending on the scenario, you could be inclined to avoid an insurance claim, or your accident may not be covered under your insurance company's policy. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 800-647-7261. Please point me in the right direction. Whether your vehicle is still bashed up from an accident, your dash is still torn, or your airbags are draped across your interior, we can take it off your hands. The recall covers passenger airbags.
I took it back to the same dealership and they said there was another recall for the airbags. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. If you have received a recall notice, call your local dealer immediately to schedule an appointment for a replacement. It seems to be a problem with the airbags. Summary Nissan North America, Inc. The contact owns a 2009 Nissan Versa.
Honda said the car had been under recall since 2009 but that various owners, including the small rental company in Los Angeles, had failed to have the repairs made. Virgin Islands, but the recall covers every state, the District of Columbia, and some American territories. My son had a Nissan that he totaled before we received the information in the mail. Nissan is recalling certain model year 2017 Versa vehicles manufactured August 1, 2016, to August 16, 2016. For more information, contact the Jaguar Customer Relationship Center at 1-800-452-4827 or the. Northern and less-humid areas might need to wait longer for parts availability, depending on the brand.
At first, many affected owners learned that it could take weeks or months for their replacement airbags to arrive. Nissan Airbag The Takata airbag recall is the largest in the history of the automotive industry, affecting more than 37 million vehicles and counting. Honda will be sending notices to other areas on a rolling basis as the parts become available. Most vehicles were included included in prior recall actions, but this move adds the passenger-side airbag inflators. Also, the passenger seat airbag light stays on even when occupied by an adult.
The listed date and milage is approximate of when I noticed the issue. Automakers are getting the replacement parts as fast as they can, and most are sending them to the high-humidity areas first. January 9, 2018: Takata expanded its already massive recall by an additional 3. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repair. How can I get a quote for my damaged car instantly? If the dealer does not have the part yet, they will provide instructions on how best to proceed until the part is available. My 2010 Nissan Versa had one of the faulty airbags.
Summary Nissan North America, Inc. The contact stated that the air bag warning indicator remained illuminated. The vehicle has less than 94000 miles. The Department of Transportation estimates that between 1987 and 2012, frontal airbags have saved 37,000 lives. We took it in on fri the 16th and got both airbags replaced under the recall. Finally, if you are uncomfortable driving your vehicle to the dealership to have the work performed, contact your local Toyota dealer, and they will arrange to have the vehicle picked up. The metal inflators contain the explosive propellant chemical ammonium nitrate that degrades over time.