35301
Nissan to Recall Altimas
Economy, Auto

Nissan to Recall Altimas

Nissan is recalling nearly 930,000 Altima midsize cars worldwide—some for a third time—to fix a latch problem that could let the hood fly open while the car is moving. The new recall covers cars from the 2013 to 2015 model years, including 846,000 in the US that were made at factories in Smyrna, Tennessee, AP reported. Nissan says paint can flake off the latch, exposing bare metal. Over time, the latches can rust and cause the secondary hood latch to remain open.  If the main latch is not closed and the car is driven, the secondary latch may not hold the hood down, Nissan said in documents posted Friday on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's website. Nissan says in two previous recalls in 2014 and 2015, dealers adjusted latches and applied lubricant. But if the lubricant was not put on evenly, the problem could persist. Nissan will notify owners and replace the latches for free, starting in mid-February.  It is unknown if Iranian Nissan Altimas will be recalled in this current costly exercise.  

 

Short URL : http://goo.gl/iFQThB
  1. http://goo.gl/wZqLsv
  • http://goo.gl/Ximw4o
  • http://goo.gl/Hhck4f
  • http://goo.gl/PQl0UO
  • http://goo.gl/iaH6lZ

You can also read ...

Iran, Syria Mull Prospects of Economic, Trade Cooperation
Syrian Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al...
Iran to Make Most of Eurasia Preferential Trade Agreement
Iran’s ambassador to Kazakhstan highlighted Tehran’s efforts...
Most French Firms ‘Won’t Be Able to Stay’ in Iran
Most French companies hoping to keep doing business in Iran...
Second Preparatory Meeting for ‘Sports Economy Conference’
Donya-e-Eqtesad Media Group played host to the second...
Google to Invest $550m  in China’s JD
Google is investing $550 million in cash in China’s JD.com Inc...
Border Transit Rises 11% in 2 Months
More than 1.59 million tons of commodities were transited...
TSE Gauge Ends Tuesday Trade 1.89% Higher
Tehran's stock market bulls continued to lift up equities in a...
Nat’l Diesel Engine Production Line Inaugurated
A national diesel engine production line with 1,300 horsepower...

Trending

Googleplus