NISSAN LEAF 2014: HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM: INVERTER

Make : NISSAN Model : LEAF Year : 2014
Build Dates : 2014-04-15 - 2014-04-24
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 14V263000
Date Owner's Notified: 2014-07-14 Date Received by ODI: 2014-05-16 Date Added to Database: 2014-05-19
Manufacturers Involved: Nissan North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number:
Component: HYBRID PROPULSION SYSTEM: INVERTER
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 196
Summary:
      Nissan North America, Inc. "Nissan" is recalling certain model year 2014 Nissan LEAF vehicles manufactured April 15, 2014, through April 24, 2014. Due to a problem with the motor control circuit board, the inverter may fail, causing the vehicle shut down.
Consequence:
      An unexpected vehicle shut down increases the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the inverter, free of charge. The recall began in July 2014. 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.