NISSAN ALTIMA 2015: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

Make : NISSAN Model : ALTIMA Year : 2015
Build Dates : 2015-09-17 - 2016-10-06
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 17V040000
Date Owner's Notified: 2017-02-16 Date Received by ODI: 2017-01-18 Date Added to Database: 2017-01-23
Manufacturers Involved: Nissan North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 341005
Summary:
      Nissan North America, Inc. "Nissan" is recalling certain 2015-2017 Altima vehicles. The rear door latch/lock cable on the vehicles may have been improperly routed. As a result, lowering a rear window may inadvertently cause that door to unlatch and open.
Consequence:
      If the rear passenger doors inadvertently open while the vehicle is in motion, it may increase the risk of injury to the rear passengers.
Remedy:
      Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will correct the rear door latch/lock cable routing, free of charge. The recall began on February 16, 2017. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
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.