Original Recall from the NHTSA
Manufacturer's Report Date:

March 6, 2017

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number:

17V144000

NHTSA Action Number:

PE16013

Component:

AIR BAGS

Potential Number of Units Affected:

54,751

Summary:

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2012 Nissan Versa vehicles. Degradation of the side impact sensor connector pins may cause the curtain and seat-mounted air bags to deploy unexpectedly if the door is slammed.

Consequence:

If the curtain and seat-mounted air bags inadvertently deploy, it can increase the risk of injury.

Remedy:

Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will install a new jumper harness, and replace the side impact satellite sensors, free of charge. The manufacturer has not yet provided a notification schedule. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.

Notes:

Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.

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Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration