March 21, 2002
Nissan Has Recalled the 2002 Maxima GLE
- Nissan Has Recalled the 2002 Maxima GLE because
the odometer in the subject vehicle registers distance in kilometers instead
Potential Number of
Units Affected: 843
Manufactured: 09/2001 - 10/2001
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A TRACTION CONTROL
SYSTEM. THE ODOMETER IN THE SUBJECT VEHICLES REGISTERS DISTANCE IN
KILOMETERS INSTEAD OF MILES AS IS SPECIFIED IN THE DESIGN. THE ODOMETER DOES
NOT HAVE A LABEL THAT INDICATES "KILOMETERS" OR "KM" AS REQUIRED BY FMVSS
NO. 101, "CONTROLS AND DISPLAYS."
SORRY, CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY IS NOT AVAILABLE. FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT
YOUR LOCAL DEALER.
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE ODOMETER TO DETERMINE IF IT IS CORRECT AND, IF NOT,
WILL REPLACE THE SPEEDOMETER/ODOMETER ASSEMBLY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN
DECEMBER 12, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON
AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A
REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT NISSAN AT 1-800-647-7261.
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V010000.
Regarding Auto Recalls
Frequently SafetyAlerts will list
auto recalls before
your dealer will know about them. If you have a vehicle
affected by one of these posted recalls be sure and
write down the NHTSA
CAMPAIGN ID Number.
If your dealer doesn't know about the recall when you
check, ask them how they are notified of recalls and
when the next update is due.
Did you know?
During 2001 there were over
1575 products recalled in the United
States for safety reasons!
How many did you hear
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