2006 Nissan Altima Recalls

RepairPal provides easy-to-read analysis of 3 official 2006 Nissan Altima recalls. Find out if your 2006 Nissan Altima needs service due to a recalled defect and learn how to fix it.

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 31, 2007

On certain vehicles overheating of the crankshaft position sensor may cause  the vehicle to shut down due to an interruption of signal to control unit.

Nissan will notify customers of affected vehicles beginning December 31, 2007. If you have not been notified, your car is randomly shutting off and feel your car falls under this recall. You should contact your local dealership. It is helpful to have your VIN Vehicle Identification Number ready when doing so.

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 9, 2006

The engine may suffer from excessive oil consumption. If the engine is operated with the oil level low, engine damage can result.

This should be considered a high priority recall. Operating the engine with a low oil level can damage the engine. Please contact your Nissan dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on February 27, 2006