At Nissan, the safety and well-being of our customers are our top priority. Recently, we announced a voluntary recall of certain Nissan Rogue SUV models due to a potential ignition issue. In this article, we’ll provide you with everything you need to know about the recall and what steps you can take to ensure your safety and the safety of your passengers.
What is the Nissan Rogue SUV ignition recall?
The recall affects 2021 and 2022 Nissan Rogue SUVs manufactured between January 28, 2021, and June 23, 2021. The recall was issued due to a potential issue with the ignition switch, which could cause the engine to shut off while driving, increasing the risk of a crash.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation into the issue after receiving complaints from Nissan Rogue SUV owners who reported incidents of their vehicle stalling while driving. Nissan subsequently conducted its own investigation and identified a potential issue with the ignition switch.
What is Nissan doing about the recall?
Nissan is notifying all affected Nissan Rogue SUV owners and advising them to take their vehicle to a Nissan dealer as soon as possible for a free repair. The repair involves replacing the ignition switch and is estimated to take approximately one hour to complete.
In the meantime, Nissan is advising customers to follow the instructions in the owner’s manual regarding starting and stopping the engine. If the engine stalls while driving, Nissan advises customers to safely pull over to the side of the road and contact a Nissan dealer.
How can I check if my Nissan Rogue SUV is affected?
If you own a 2021 or 2022 Nissan Rogue SUV, you can check if your vehicle is affected by the recall by visiting the NHTSA website and entering your vehicle identification number (VIN). You can also contact your local Nissan dealer and provide them with your VIN to check if your vehicle is affected.
What should I do if my Nissan Rogue SUV is affected?
If your Nissan Rogue SUV is affected by the recall, you should contact your local Nissan dealer to schedule a free repair appointment. In the meantime, follow the instructions in the owner’s manual regarding starting and stopping the engine and be aware of any warning signs of engine trouble, such as unusual noises or vibrations.
At Nissan, we take the safety of our customers seriously, and we apologize for any inconvenience caused by this recall. We encourage all affected Nissan Rogue SUV owners to take advantage of the free repair and ensure their vehicle is safe to drive. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact your local Nissan dealer or the NHTSA.