Recall for Nissan Pulsar, JUKE and Micra

Three Nissan models recalled over ignition switch fault.

Recall for Nissan Pulsar, JUKE and Micra - the ignition button recall affects Nissan models, including Pulsar sedan and hatch.

Over 2000 Nissan vehicles are being recalled to fix a potential fault found in Nissan push-button ignition switches.

The Nissan recall affects Pulsar sedan and hatch, JUKE and Micra vehicles, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission recall notice saying the Push-Button Engine Start Switch may remain in the pressed position due to excessive friction and not return after switching the engine on.

The ACCC warning that if the vehicle continues to be driven in this condition, the emergency engine stop function may operate and cause the engine to stop without the driver’s intention and this poses an accident hazard if the vehicle is being driven at the time.

Check your VIN here, affected Nissan Pulsar, JUKE and Micra owners will be advised to contact their Nissan Dealer to arrange for repairs at no cost to owners.

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Joel Helmes