Over time, they may be damaged or wear out with use. All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. There is nothing to support the bar so it can inadventerly fall and hit the highway and do damage to the undercarriage of the car or cause the vehicle to flip. At the next intersection when I attempted to stop, it veered sharply to the left, almost into oncoming traffic. Was able to get it to the dealer where it was determined that the rear subframe had rusted and broke. The vehicle currently has 70,000 miles. .
I recently purchased the vehicle from a family member. If I can ever get rid of this it I'll never own another Nissan. I was on a paved road and didn't hit anything. My mechanic told me the vehicle is unsafe to drive. Progressive auto insurance is refusing to stand by my full coverage policy and apparently are legally able to do so because the substandard parts give them that escape clause. Rear sub frame rusted out resulting in the rear left wheel to nearly fall off while driving.
All Replacement brand items are backed by 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. The sun visor on the drivers side drops blocking your vision unexpectantly creating a vision issue and concentration issue while driving. Once repair are complete and I have invoices, I will upload them under a separate complaint. It's a shame that Nissan can produce something of such poor quality and not be forced to stand behind their product. Front strut mounts usually also house a bearing that allows the wheels to turn left or right.
I was given a case and asked to provide proof of ownership. Upon further investigation, when vehicle was lifted, there was severe rust on the subframe and cracked. The bearing mounts over the strut and swivels when turning while the strut mount is stationary. I was able to drive it to a local repair shop for inspection. My 2007 Nissan muran has approx 125,000 miles.
Nissan has created a problem that has prompted my progressive adjuster to place my safety at risk so they can get out of paying. After doing some online research I found this has been a common issue with these cars and was surprised that there was not a recall on something as faulty and dangerous as this. It has nice tires and the most recent 4wheel alignments where approx Jan and Feb 2018. This is the worst car I've ever owned. They hit it hard enough to dent the bumper and tow bar.
It has several functions, including dampening wheel noise and vibrations that would otherwise travel through the vehicle. This fishtailing occurred a few days. Founded in 1916, Monroe manufactures. Driving on city streets in sioux city, ia when the fish tailing was occurring. Again poor design and material. Your shocks or struts absorb shock when driving on rough roads to insulate the vehicle's chassis and cabin from suspension movement.
The rear tires are leaning inward on both sides of the vehicles which throws off the stabalization of the vehicle making it unsafe and difficult to steer or stop. O'Reilly Auto Parts carries struts, shocks, mounts and bearings to perform a complete repair. They indicated the entire rear sub frame broke in half and separated from the vehicle. Cupping wear on tires and an increase in braking time may also be signs that your shocks or struts need attention. These assemblies are ready to install, cutting down your installation time from 4 hours to just an hour or less. They called Nissan and of course no recall or assistance to fix the vehicle which is over 2000 dollars.
The strut mount connects the strut assembly to the vehicle. I have my car in places for alignments, tires, oil changes etc etc and noone ever told me it was rusting or rusted away. You no longer need to assemble components and there are no special tools required. I have ready many threads of drivers experiencing the same thing. When I had it looked at they noticed that the entire back suspension frame was completly rusted out and broken in two places. Progressive refuses to pay for this as they said my crossmember completely rusted through as well as some of my frame and some other parts.