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Nissan LEAF Recalls

Get technical and plain English recall information for 7 Nissan LEAF recalls between 2011 and 2016. Learn if your Nissan LEAF is part of a recall and what to do about it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 15, 2016

The passenger frontal air bag may fail to deploy in a crash due to a wiring harness connector disconnecting from the air bag. This would result in the increased risk of occupant injury.

Recalls on your Nissan must be performed by a Nissan dealership. Nissan will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in July, 2016. If you do receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Nissan dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 26, 2016

The passenger frontal air bag may fail to deploy in an accident. This can occur due to the passenger seat occupant classification system not being properly calibrated, and may not detect a passenger present in the seat as appropriate. This would increase risk of occupant injury in an accident.

Recall repairs on your Nissan, Infiniti or Chevrolet must be performed by a Nissan, Infiniti or Chevrolet dealership, respectively. Nissan, Infiniti and General Motors will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Nissan, Infiniti or General Motors dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 29, 2016

The brakes may require extra effort to slow down and stop the vehicle due to a failure of a brake relay. This can cause longer stopping distance and risk an accident.

Recalls on your affected Nissan must be performed by a Nissan dealership. Nissan will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timetable of this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Nissan dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on May 16, 2014

An electrical component required to operate the vehicle called an inverter may fail, resulting in the vehicle shutting down and stalling out unexpectedly.

Nissan notified owners of affected vehicles starting in July 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on April 16, 2014

The structural body of the vehicle may be missing welds that can compromise the structural integrity of the vehicle in the event there is a crash. This would result in additional risk of injury to occupants.

Nissan notified owners of affected vehicles starting in June 2014. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 25, 2014

The passenger frontal airbag may not deploy as expected in the event of a crash.

Recalls on your Nissan or Infiniti must be performed by a Nissan or Infiniti dealership, respectively. Nissan began notifying known owners of affected vehicles beginning in April, 2014. If you did not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Nissan or Infiniti dealerships. They will also check for any other uncompleted recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on March 1, 2013

The passenger front air bag may deactivate unintentionally because sensors of the occupant detection system were manufactured out of specification.

Nissan notified owners of affected vehicles starting in April 2013. You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them.