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Nissan Pathfinder Recalls & Reliability

Recalls

There have been 2 safety recalls issued from NHTSA.

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:ANTILOCKRecall Date: 10/16/2013
  • Summary: Nissan is recalling certain model year 2013-2014 Nissan Pathfinder vehicles manufactured April 18, 2012, through September 20, 2013; model year 2013 Infiniti JX35 vehicles manufactured September 15, 2011, through January 16, 2013; and model year 2014 Infiniti QX60 vehicles manufactured January 17, 2013, through September 20, 2013. In the affected vehicles, during light braking on rough roads, the antilock brake system (ABS) brake pressure output software may lead to an increase in stopping distance.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 151695
  • Consequence: The increased stopping distance may increase the risk of a crash.
  • Remedy: Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will reprogram the ABS, free of charge. The recall began on November 18, 2013. Owners may contact Nissan at 1-800-647-7261.
  • Dates of Manufacture APR 17, 2012 to SEP 19, 2013
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 13V445000
AIR BAGS:FRONTALRecall Date: 09/25/2013
  • Summary: Nissan North America Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2014 Pathfinders manufactured from July 25, 2013, to September 5, 2013 with Almond interiors only. The instrument panel tear seam on the passenger frontal air bag was incorrectly cut on the back side of the instrument panel which could cause the air bag to not deploy properly.
  • Potential Number of Units Affected: 2310
  • Consequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the improper air bag deployment may increase the risk of personal injury.
  • Remedy: Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected instrument panel assemblies, free of charge. The recall began on November 18, 2013. Owners may contact Nissan Customer Service at 1-800-647-7261.
  • Dates of Manufacture JUL 24, 2013 to SEP 04, 2013
  • NHTSA Campaign ID: 13V456000

Reliability

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Warranty

Nissan covers the 2014 Pathfinder with a three-year/36,000-mile basic warranty and five-year/60,000-mile powertrain warranty.

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