I have a warranty on my transmission and its covered. Follow John on Twitter For more consumer news and money saving advice, go to. It is greater than 4,000 to fix. Here we are 15 years later and those same complaints plague Nissan owners. Consequence: Overheated batteries could result in a fire.
The vehicle was taken to the dealership 2-26-09 where they replaced both upper strut bearings and completed a front wheel alignment. Had the driver been traveling 50-70 mph someone would have been killed. If you happen to drive a manual transmission, this could mean having trouble shifting into a different gear altogether. Had car towed to garage, mechanic inspected suspension and steering, and was unable to find a problem. This occurred as the car was turning from a busy road into a parking lot and created a hazardous situation. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic who diagnosed that the transmission failed and needed to be replaced.
I spoke to three different Nissan assist representatives. The car had started jerking and making real loud noise. When I first received the car the rotors and brakes had to be replaced because somehow they had been installed backwards. Since dirt and sludge makes gear shifting more difficult, the car will often suffer from grinding noises that accompany those strange vibrations. Additionally, when vehicle turns, there is a noticeable 'klunk' in the steering assembly that is often exacerbated when going over a bump in the road. While driving 45 mph, the contact's vehicle inadvertently shifted from drive into neutral before stalling.
Dirty fluid causes the gears to shift harder than normal, causing the vehicle to jerk. Nissan is recalling certain 2007-2011 Versa Sedan and 2007-2012 Versa Hatchback vehicles. When starting from a dead stop, accelerate to about 2400 rpm, and hold gas pedal at this position. I ask for your assistance on this matter for I am confident that there are an excessively high amount of Nissan cvt transmission failures within the 2007-2010 model year, well beyond the industry norm. Reacting capably on curvy roads, it feels quite confident in the corners and exhibits good stability on expressways. Driver window down, all other windows up.
I suggest every one dose this. I am a very unsatisfied Nissan customer, fortunately for them there was no personal injury to me or other drivers when I was unable to maintain a safe driving speed on my way home. I don't want to replace the transmission for a third time with what appears to be a defective product that will likely fail again and is a serious safety issue that Nissan will not accept responsibility for. If you suspect your Nissan may be having transmission trouble, you may wish to get it fixed before 120,000 miles, when the automaker will make still the repair free. Afterwards, while driving, the vehicle shook and was difficult to steer. This can leave drivers in a dangerous position, and is one of the complaints in a.
Nissan should have a recall on this part, before anyone dies. I was blown away by the number of complaints I saw about the transmission failures and was very worried I had purchased a lemon. They are ordering me a new transmission. He pumped the gas pedal but the car would not accelerate over 20 mph. I offered to provide our records of maintenance from our provider but Nissan was not interested in seeing them.
We stopped using the car for a week until I have it checked by Nissan dealer on June 14, 2016. The contact was also experiencing a failure in which the distance between the accelerator pedal and brake pedal was causing the contacts foot at times to be trapped between the two pedals and he had to maneuver his feet with the pedals to prevent a failure. Recall programming already performed on this car. Should have been under warranty, but they claimed that soda was in it. Found out that the transmission needs to be replaced and my engine. Well about two weeks later I started having the same vibration and the car cut off a couple times again. Almost no engine noise is noticeable in ordinary driving and you hear only a tolerable light snarl during hard acceleration.
There may be an issue with the parts used as I have spoken to so many Nissan owners who reported the same issue of steering and exhaust system issues on Nissan. I contacted the dealer and was directed to take the car to Nissan. While driving with a more experienced mechanic he was able to determine the sound to be isolated to the right strut and the left inner tie rod. This vehicle is only 2 years old why are these things happening? We did and they said it was the transmission something with-in the transmission and that because it is a sealed transmission we may never know what is wrong and that it needed to be replaced. What I don't understand is why didn't anyone tell me about the recall, now they refuse to fix my car or help.
Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty 1-800-424-9153 , or go to www. Russ darrow Nissan 121 w. Nissan said they would be glad to give me a discount only I purchased a new vehicle- that is unjust. Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 tty 1-800-424-9153 , or go to www. Mechanic states sub-chassis completely rusted to pieces and cv joint disengaged wheel.
The dealership is going to keep the car overnight and test drive it in the morning when it is cold. The service engine warning light also randomly illuminated. It Runs Too Hot One of the reasons for all that shaking might be an overheating. The car runs great otherwise with the exception of the ignition problem I'm now having. What is the process of filing a class action law suit against Nissan motor corporation?. Nissan has no fix for this. I try again and same thing occurs.