I bought plastic dash removal tools to prepare for this task but now I'm not sure A how to remove the dash to get to the steering wheel lock assembly. After researching issues and doing things that others tried i tapped on the switch and it started up but went out again. The car was parked and turned on, but would not start. A new service campaign means defective steering locks will be fixed at least in some models Nissan owners have been fed up with not being able to start their cars. Any info is greatly appreciated! Vehicle Problems Find out what , view the , or keep up-to-date with the. Problem data is gathered from and is based solely on reports received from vehicle owners. Close then open the door, and that will reset the sensor, and allow you to start the car.
Nissan says letters are going out to owners throughout March and April 2017, but Altima and Maxima owners who have questions should call Nissan at 800-647-7261, or visit. I found the part on Ebay but now I am hearing that I will have to take the car to the dealership because it still will have to be reprogrammed. The problem won't occur while driving, but the problems that do occur have caused owners a ton of grief and expense. It like I am trying to start my car without my key fob. This car is only 6 years old and I've already had to get the transmission replaced.
This has been an ongoing issue, so there's no specific date I noticed this. Please see the details for this vehicle above. Driving is serious business and requires your full attention. I had to go up a hill a week later and lost all power going up it. I did this yesterday, took me about 10 minutes. The car could not be driven until the brakes were repaired from the security system lockdown caused by the steering column. My issue is that my car wont turn on.
The list of standard equipment and accessories contained on this document reflect equipment which was standard at the time vehicle was manufactured. Worried it will fail in a dangerous part of town. The vehicle only has 60k miles on it and is in great condition. The contact stated that the steering wheel in the 2018 Altima made clicking and popping noises when turned, which possibly were caused by the linkage in the steering wheel. Mine broke 11 weeks later. I opted for cutting the wire.
I would not bought if i had know about this. Then pressed the connector side wire against the group and taped it down. Only use features and connected devices when safe and legal to do so. Please investigate into Nissan reason for not extending the recall campaign for the both subframes not one for identical conditions. This has been dangerous for my family and I bc if we are stuck in traffic I would put my car in park, and when traffic starts moving again my car is now holding up traffic behind me bc my car is stuck in park.
Many have opted to shut up for a free repair because in end its just about them. This part fits specific Nissan , models. They arnt going to freely fix faulty issues unless they are made to under actions. Feature availability is dependent on vehicle model, trim level, packaging and options. Luckily my daughter's allergic reaction was tended to at the hospital in time because I took a car service and I don't live in a rural area, but I don't want to think about what could happen to other people or even to myself if I were to be in a remote location or in a perilous situation and not able to turn on my car and use it. This vehicle may or may not contain some or most of the equipment and accessories listed as a result of the vehicle identification number equipment compilation provided by a third party source.
Its a 2007 M35 and no warranty obviously. Vehicle towed to dealership and was told that an internal failure was found in the steering lock control unit. Their focus is on safety-related issues. Something has to be done. After this experience, I cannot believe otherwise than Gardena Nissan and maybe all dealerships are scoundrels, and probably I need some legal help to solve this. Take it to mechanic find out it was a throttle body position sensor and the throttle body camshaft position sensor crankshaft position sensor replaced all that still giving the same problem how to replace it again.
However, a new service campaign means defective steering locks will at least be fixed in the 2009-2010 Altima and Maxima. I'm wondering if there is even a fuse for it on my car? Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. Add a site » I bought my used 2009 Nissan Altima used in February of 2015. The dealership told the repair shop what needed to be done to fix the problem. Nissan denies that the steering wheel lock could cause this problem. The approximate failure mileage was 33,876. They replaced the steering lock control unit and reprogrammed keys no charge due to a recall and under warranty.
If Nissan knows of this issue why are they not doing a recall as from what i have read thousands of others have this same issue. They will even offer to fix yours at some point if you get to much ammo just to shut you up. When part failed I was out of state and luckily in a parking lot. So the speed limit was 70 I was going 65 so lost lost in the entire engine at speed of 65 is really difficult to maneuver. Yes this might not get Nissan to issue a recall but I know it will cost them multiple sales and complaints on the front end and hit their bottom line. . I explained my situation and I was told that they would not even consider my case until I had it diagnosed at a Nissan dealership.