November 1, 1999
1999 Nissan Quests Recalled
Washington, DC (SafetyAlerts) - The National Highway
Traffic Safety Administration today published the recall of certain 1999 Nissan Quest
automobiles manufactured between June - July 1999 because the fuel tank retention strap
(two straps per minivan) can break at the spot welds, causing an underbody rattle. If the
welds fail, there may be a fuel leak and/or separation of the fuel tank from the minivan.
Approximately 1,600 vehicles are affected by this
Dealers will replace the fuel tank retention
straps. Owner notification began on July 30, 1999.
Owners who do not receive the free remedy within a
reasonable time should contact Nissan at 1-800-NISSAN1 (1-800-647-7261).
Reference: NHTSA Recall No.
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