Missing Load Capacity Modification Label/FMVSS 110 – 2016-2018 Nissan Titan

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V240
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components EQUIPMENT
Potential Number of Units Affected 483

 

Missing Load Capacity Modification Label/FMVSS 110

An overloaded vehicle can increase the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2016-2018 Nissan Titan, 2016 and 2018 Nissan Titan XD vehicles. Accessories installed on these vehicles reduced the load carrying capacity, however, a Load Carrying Capacity modification label was not installed, possibly allowing the vehicle to be overloaded. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 110, “Tire Selection and Rims.”

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Fuel Pressure Sensor may Loosen and Leak – 2011-2012 Nissan Juke

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V156
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 49,385

 

Fuel Pressure Sensor may Loosen and Leak

A fuel leak in the presence of an ignition source can increase the risk of a fire.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2011-2012 Nissan Juke vehicles previously remedied under recall 12V-069. During that recall remedy, the fuel pressure sensor may not have been properly tightened, potentially causing the sensor to loosen and leak fuel.

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R1802 – Driver Side Curtain Airbag – 2018 Nissan 370Z

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V153
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 22

 

Incorrectly Installed Air Bag/FMVSS 214/226

The incorrect curtain air bag installation can prevent the air bag from deploying correctly in the event of a crash, increasing the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2018 Nissan 370Z vehicles. The driver’s side curtain air bag may have been installed incorrectly during production, possibly affecting its deployment. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 214, “Side Impact Protection,” and 226, “Ejection Mitigation.”

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Brake Master Cylinder may Leak Fluid into Booster – 2015-2017 Nissan Juke

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V086
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected 415

 

Brake Master Cylinder may Leak Fluid into Booster

If brake fluid leaks into the brake booster it can lengthen the distance needed to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Nissan Juke Nismo RS vehicles. Due to a problem within the brake master cylinder, brake fluid may leak into the brake booster, reducing brake performance.

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Voluntary Safety Recall Campaign PM818 – Takata Front Passenger Air Bag Inflator – 2009-2012 Nissan Versa

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V044
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 52,614

 

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2009-2012 Versa Hatchback, and 2009-2011 Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Alabama, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Louisiana, Mississippi, South Carolina, Texas, Puerto Rico, American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands (Saipan), and the U.S. Virgin Islands or “Zone A.”

Additionally, Nissan is recalling certain 2009-2010 Versa Hatchback, and Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, 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 or “Zone B.”

Nissan is also recalling certain 2009 Versa Hatchback and Versa Sedan vehicles ever registered in the states of Alaska, Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, New Hampshire, New York, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, Washington, Wisconsin, and Wyoming or “Zone C.”

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these passenger air bag inflator may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.

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