ALL X-TRAIL RECALL CAMPAIGNS ARE ALSO LISTED ON THE AUSTRALIAN TRANSPORT REGULATION WEBSITE HERE
Please note that every X-Trail that had one of the above recalls carried-out would have either a small white sticker with the recall reference number located on the inner side of the driver's door (near the hinges) or an official recall inspection notice given to the owner of the xtrail by dealer.
Date Registered: 02-2004 Location: SUTHERLAND, SYDNEY TOTAL POSTS:25441
Re: Official X-Trail Recalls Reference Post T31 X-TRAIL RECALL REFERENCES ============================
* Nissan Motor Co (Australia) Pty Ltd—Nissan T31 X-Trail —Steering Pinion Retainer
PRA number: 2009/11235
Date created: 18th November 2009
A concern has been detected relating to the cover screw securing the pinion shaft of the steering gear to the gear housing which may loosen and cause noisy steering operation. In the worst case scenario the cover screw may eventually come out which would result in a loss of steering control.
R0906 for model T31 Petrol.
R090D for model T31 Diesel.
T31 Petrol. From JN1TANT31A0000010 to JN1TANT31A0014449.
T31 Diesel. From JN1TCNT31A0000002 to JN1TCNT31A0002486.
What are the hazards?
The electric power steering (EPS) control unit can stop functioning suddenly, causing the power steering warning lamp to come on. The steering system will continue to remain functional, but will require increased steering effort, particularly at low speeds. This can lead to potential loss of steering control.
What are the defects?
Manufacturing defect in the power steering control unit, which can stop power assisted steering.
Dates available for sale
6th August 2010 - 28th November 2011