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Recall 17V716000

Front Passenger Seat Back Frames Welded Improperly

Recall Details

The front passenger seat back frame may be welded improperly. Dealers will replace the front passenger seat back assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The front passenger seat back frame may be welded improperly, resulting in potential for increased risk of injury in an accident.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Nissan must be performed by a Nissan dealership. Nissan will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in January, 2018. 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 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.

Affected Cars

Body, Interior & Misc., November 14, 2017

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
November 14, 2017
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
210
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
17V716000
Component
SEATS
Summary
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2016 Nissan Rogue vehicles. The vehicles have front passenger seat frames that may be improperly welded. As such, these vehicles fail to meet performance requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard (FMVSS) number 202a, "Head Restraints" and FMVSS 207, "Seating Systems."
Consequence
In the event of a crash, the improperly welded seat back frames may increase the risk of injury.
Remedy
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger seat back assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin January 08, 2018. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Notify
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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