PC692 – Fuel Pump Voluntary Recall Campaign – 2019 Nissan Altima

April 18, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V316000

Fuel Tank May Leak/FMVSS 301

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

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V316

Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.

Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

Potential Number of Units Affected 374

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2019 Altima vehicles equipped with front wheel drive (FWD) and 2.5 liter engines. The fuel pump lock ring may not be fully engaged, possibly causing fuel to leak. As such, these vehicles fail to comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 301, “Fuel System Integrity.”

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PC691 – Brake Pedal Assembly Inspection – 2019 Nissan Altima

March 25, 2019 NHTSA CAMPAIGN NUMBER: 19V235000

Brake Lights May Remain Illuminated

If the brake switch remains in the ON position, the brake lights will remain illuminated when the brakes are not being pressed, which may confuse other drivers. Additionally, the transmission shift lever may be moved out of the Park position without the brake pedal being pressed, allowing the vehicle to roll unexpectedly. Either condition increases the risk of a crash.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 19V235

Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.

Components EXTERIOR LIGHTING

Potential Number of Units Affected 5,744

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2019 Nissan Altima vehicles. The brake switch bracket may be in the incorrect location, which may cause the brake switch to remain on.

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PC669 – Fuel Feed Hose Retainer – 2019 Nissan Altima

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V922
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
Potential Number of Units Affected 23,903

 

Fuel Tube may Leak or Disconnect

If the retainer clip is unlocked, the fuel tube may shift and cause a fuel leak, increasing the risk of a fire. If the fuel tube fully disconnects, the engine can stall, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc (Nissan) is recalling certain 2019 Altima vehicles. The retainer clip connecting the low pressure fuel tube to the high pressure fuel pump may not have been locked into position.

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R1814 – Brake Fluid Flush – 2009 Nissan Murano

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V916
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
Potential Number of Units Affected 86,265

 

ABS Valve May Remain Open after ABS Event

If the valves do not properly close, additional brake pedal travel may be required to stop the vehicle, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Nissan of North America, Inc (Nissan) is recalling certain 2009 Murano vehicles. The valves within the ABS Hydraulic Control Units (HCU) may react with brake fluids containing specific corrosion preventative additives. This reaction may cause the valves to not close properly.

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PC675 – Rear Door Latch/Lock Cable Routing – 2015-2017 Nissan Altima

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V915
Manufacturer Nissan North America, Inc.
Components LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES, STRUCTURE
Potential Number of Units Affected 341,003

 

Rear Door May Open When Window Is Lowered

If the rear passenger door opens while the vehicle is moving, the rear passengers have an increased risk of injury.

 

Summary

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Altima vehicles, previously remedied under recall number 17V-040. The door latch-lock cable may not have been routed properly in the rear door when the remedy was applied. As a result, the cable may interfere with the window regulator causing the rear passenger door to unlatch and inadvertently open without warning when the window is lowered.

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