Nissan LEAF Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Nissan LEAF
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Nissan LEAF QuestionsCan anyone fix the problems inherent in the Nissan Juke since the 2011 year? (1 answer)
In the 6 months that I have had my 2014 Juke SL, I have had a dead battery, & my mileage has gone from 22 1/2 mpg down to less than 17 mpg in the normal driving mode. Much worse in the econo mode! Been to the dealer for service twice, nothing fixed except new battery. Car has 2000 miles on it...
My Nissan Leaf (10,000 miles less than two years) has a braking issue, and has been in the Nissan dealership shop for 10 days so far (god help me on the bill!). It has never been in an accident or run over a curb.
It seems to slide a little when you brake, and the brakes do not catch right aw...
Nissan LEAF RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Fails To Deploy In A Crash
The wiring harness to the passenger frontal air bag may not be connected properly, and not power the air bag as needed in an accident. Dealers will inspect the wiring harness and if necessary replace the passenger frontal air bag module and main body harness free of charge to resolve the concern.
The occupant classification system may not appropriately detect an occupant in the passenger front seat, and as a result may not power the passenger frontal air bag for deployment in an accident. Dealers will reprogram the air bag control unit and occupant classification system electronic control unit in some vehicles, replacing the occupant classification system electronic control unit additionally in other vehicles free of charge to resolve the concern.
The brake relay inside the electronic brake booster may freeze in very cold temperatures, resulting in extra effort being needed to brake the vehicle. Dealers will reprogram the Intelligent Brake Control Unit software free of charge to resolve the concern.