Mar 07, 2012 The Contact Owns A 2002 nissan maxima. Have returned car to dealer 6 times over 18 months with no resolution. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. I have been searching internet forum, listening to mechanics, and searching places to gather information regarding this matter and found out that these head lights can be stolen within few minutes. Complaint Number: 10044983 Incident Date: October 29, 2003 Date Added to File: October 29, 2003 Description of the Complaint: Headlights were stolen from the vehicle. For many customers, this happened on an almost daily basis. So, any veteran driver will tell you that transmission repairs are not, and sometimes will never not be, cheap.
If this occurs, owners are advised to park the vehicle outdoors away from other vehicles or structures and to not drive the vehicle. Keep in mind, there are much much more, but these problems seem to come up the most with Nissan Maximas. Vehicle was purchased on 20020328. In fact, on second time, 2 maxima's in same parking lot had head lights stolen within matter of minutes as witness recalled. Per nissan My Vin Number Was Not One Of The Affected Vehicles. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
The issue is 1 the headlights are very expensive 2 they are, therefore, well-liked by thieves and 3 they are very easy to steal. Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the curtain airbag, correcting its installation as necessary, free of charge. Summary: Left side speakers inoperative. The change can eliminate the torque steer that plagues certain front-drive vehicles and, when driving at the limit, completely change the car's behavior. Very Rough Starts, Continuously To Get The Engine To Turn. Complaint Number: 10046399 Date Added to File: November 5, 2003 Description of the Complaint: Headlights were stolen 3 times while vehicle was parked, per consumer. By doing this you can pop the hood.
The current and failure mileage was 90,000. The sensor's location may expose it to temperature changes that would interrupt signals the sensor sends to the engine control module, according to Nissan. While parking car it spontaneously accelerated across the parking lot, the bordering street and into another parking lot before stopping. The brake switch bracket may be in the incorrect location, which may cause the brake switch to remain on. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. I was fortunate to maintain control and work my way over to the shoulder.
The failure had occurred on 15 occasions. All of these issues I had seemed to match up with this recall. The Failure And Current Mileage Was 123,273. I Find That Hard To Believe. The vehicle was not diagnosed or repaired. Notes: Also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's auto safety hotline at 1-888-dash-2-dot 1-888-327-4236. Recall I am referring to is campaign id number: 03v455000.
Having tech checkout the vehicle. Since January of 2012 it has happened a total of 7 times. The manufacturer was made aware of the failure. The accelerator pedal sensor was replaced. Consumer states that this occurs in all forward gears and causes a surge in acceleration when re-engaging the transmission. My foot was on the brake pedal only. Nissan notified the agency on July 31, 2015, that they are recalling certain model year 2016 Nissan Maxima vehicles manufactured February 10, 2015, to August 18, 2015.
Later on that day my vehicle completely stalled while stopped at a intersection. The Mentioned Recall Also Included An Earlier Recall Which Was Ineffective. Notes: This recall only pertains to aftermarket replacement equipment and has no relation to any original equipment installed on vehicles produced by the vehicle manufacturer. I was very fortunate that there was adequate distance between myself and the car in front of me. The rumor I heard was that some dealer had 14 pairs of maxima's head lights stolen.
If the driver air bag inadvertently deploys, it can increase the risk of injury and a crash. Our users can find data on mass market car models from most popular brands. There was also a knocking sound and abnormal steering which caused the vehicle to wander into the other lane while driving. The vehicle was not repaired. When stopped the car stalled and was difficult to restart. Both cases, they popped out the grill then popped head lights from side.
Nissan's reluctance to incur the cost of my repair just because it's out of warranty is a bad customer relation move on their part, but besides that I believe not recalling this part puts other motorists at risk. Nissan North America is recalling 5,744 model year 2019 Altimas. Remedy Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger air bag inflator, free of charge. I think it's going to continue all the time. While driving at approximate speeds of 30 mph, the contact depressed the accelerator with excessive force, but speed was severely limited. The recall began October 29, 2018.