Nissan is recalling certain model year 2009 and 2010 Altima and Maxima passenger cars. the upper front strut insulators may have been manufactured out of specification resulting in a potential for the strut insulator to crack.

Consequence:

If the strut insulator is cracked, there is a potential for the strut rod to come out of its mounting position, which could affect vehicle stability and increase the risk of a crash.

Nissan Altima

Remedy:

Nissan will notify owners and dealers will replace both left and right side front strut insulators free of charge. The safety recall is expected to begin during october 2009. owners may contact nissan at 1-800-nissan1 (1-800-647-7261).

Nissan Altima

Notes:

OWNERS 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 .

Japanese car major, Nissan Motor, on Thursday, revealed the sketch of its global compact car.Planned to be manufactured in five countries, including India, Thailand and China, the production...read more

Fisker Automotive has selected the Wilmington Assembly plant in Wilmington Delaware to build affordable plug-in hybrid cars. Fisker executives made the announcement inside the...read more

The Porsche Festival is the most iconic event of Porsche Italy: a whole weekend dedicated to the brand and the sportiness of the German brand. Hundreds of cars from the Zuffenhausen house will be...read more

Buying a brand-new car is a thing that almost all people plan ahead. It is generally accepted by many to be something like a rite of passage to maturity. The main reason for this is just that buying...read more

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced the release of the new revised X-TRAIL and the addition of a 6-speed automatic transmission model to the Clean Diesel "X-TRAIL 20GT...read more

Kia's chic and uniquely large new premium B-segment competitor will be named Kia Venga. Scheduled for its world debut at the Frankfurt Motor Show, the Kia Venga is inspired by...read more

Categories