The dashboard light indicated a failure of the airbag system while the vehicle was under warantee and I thought it was repaired after several instances. I have taken the vehilce to several mechanics to have the srs system repaired. The greatest unsafe symptom is that especially in the warmer months the overheating of the rotors would cause the anti-lock front brake system sensors to trigger false positive randomly and you would dangerously lose control of the vehicles ability to brake and steer safely. I have had this happen 3 times to my '04 Armada. You just lose the brakes and the ability to stop.
Go to Nissan Armada Clubs forum. This is a serious problem that Nissan motor corp needs to address. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the delta sensor and brake booster assembly were replaced however, the failure later recurred. The information on our website is general in nature and is not intended as a substitute for competent legal advice. And the airbag sensor light is constantly. Occasionally the brakes will make a grinding noise with full stopping power.
Cruz and his family dismissed their wrongful death lawsuit against him, and Mathenge, who was critically injured in the collision, then joined their lawsuit against Nissan and Continental. Of course it doesn't do this all the time, but when it does it is very frightening. Many even report the problem occuring very shortly after purchase I. According to court documents, the plaintiffs asked the court to certify a proposed nationwide class of consumers who own or formerly owned the affected vehicles and were forced to replace the faulty sensor. I was told by the service manager, bill warfield, that this has occured to other owners and is the solution given by Nissan.
Thanks in advance, I'm sure I'll have more to come. This would happen every 100 miles or so. The problem has been rectified on the 2008 Nissan Armadas. As fart as the truck goes; it's in excellent condition exterior and interior it just has high miles which I am trying to get serviced so it will last. Nissan cannot duplicate the problem so I have been sent home without remedy. Lawyers wont touch this unless you have a severe personal injury and Nissan wont act till lawyers take suit. The brakes are find there is something else going on.
We'll see how it turns out. Several diagnostics have revealed nothing???? While waiting for the light to turn green feels like car is still trying to go forward while brakes are bouncing on the rotors. Please, what does it take to have a recall before there is a serious fatal accident. The bolt securing the right-hand side lower seat belt anchorage may have been incorrectly installed during production. Get the code that they tell you and it should go a long way to pointing you in the right direction to fixing this problem.
The failure and the current mileages were 99,500. I just got off the phone with Nissan north America and was declined like everyone else because I am out of warranty. There is also a class action lawsuit being put together out there. The vehicle was hesitant to respond. Mar 31, 2014 It can be issue with master cylinder or the problem is there is still some air there in the system,that has to be bleed. Posted on Jan 06, 2009 www. Not having proper sized brakes has led to rotors easily overheating and glazing the brake pads which then led to hot spotted, warped, or otherwise ruined front rotors and pads.
There needs to be a recall before someone dies. Mitsubishi dealers will replace the front passenger side seat belt and bracket assemb. Several times have had issues with brakes not respoding and lost control of vehicle. Luckily there was not a car in front of me and as I was able to drive along the curb to finally slow the vehicle and luckily stopped before being in the middle of the intersection. The dealer stated the steering sensor was defective and cause the vdc light to illuminate. Went on a forum and there is several owners of this same type of vehicle.
I came home called my husband he called the dealer and I began to research. The vehicle was to be inspected, diagnosed and repaired. The vehicle was not inspected. Nissan knows there is an issue and does nothing but trying to get us to pay a 1,000. You do the unfortunate math. When I applied the brakes, there was a horrible grinding noise which scared me to death. There was no accident-nothing was but or bumped just driving 35 mph and the side airbags deployed fully and the seat belts on the driver and passenger side tightened to the point of restricted breathing.
This can result in the lower seat belt anchorage detaching in a crash. This has happened to mne before. Nov 23, 2012 How hard are you stepping on the brake pedal? Congratulations on your new purchase! Nissan North America is recalling 104,762 model year 2011 Versa sedans and model year 2011-2012 Versa hatchbacks ever registered in Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, the District of Columbia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Fortunately there was no one in front of her and she was evenatually able to safely pull into a parking lot and stop the vehicle. All three times the vehicile is moving at or about 40 mph or less and deaccelerating so I have been able to come to a safe stop. Nothing was done when it was in warranty.