Nissan Motor Co. (Australia) Pty Ltd - NISSAN X-TRAIL

recall information

Recall number
REC-001099
PRA number
2016/15354
Campaign number
R1605
Original published date

make and model information

Make
NISSAN
Model
X-TRAIL
Affected units
28,163

What are the defects?

The paint coating applied during the supplier's manufacturing process of the Back Door Gas Stay does not comply with the design requirement for anti-corrosion. In extremely rare circumstances, the outer tube of the Gas Stay may corrode and crack resulting in the loss of the pressurised gas inside the Gas Stay.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, the Gas Stay would be unable to support the opening of the Back Door posing a potential injury hazard.

What should consumers do?

A letter will be sent to affected owners when parts are available, which is likely to occur in Fourth Quarter 2016.
Supplier details
Nissan Motor Co. (Australia) Pty Ltd

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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