Brake Fluid Seal Recall - Murano, Maxima | Nissan Atlanta

IMPORTANT: If you own a 2015-2017 Nissan Murano or 2016-2017 Nissan Maxima, you may be affected! Please call or fill out the form below. Please contact the dealership for parts availability.

Brake Fluid Seal Recall | Nissan Murano & Maxima

What is the recall?
The recall is on 2015 to 2017 Murano SUVs and on 2016 to 2017 Maximas. The recall is a malfunctioning seal which is leaking brake fluid.

Is this a safety recall?
Yes. The recall is a significant supplier quality issue. If you have one of these Muranos or Maximas, please contact us as soon as possible.

What's the risk if I don't bring it in?
The seal may be breaking and the leaking fluid could get on the circuitboard. Nissan believes this could be a fire safety hazard. Brake fluid is flammable and the liquid would short the board.

If your ABS light is on, stop driving immediately, park the car outside, and call your dealership to tow the vehicle to their location or nearest Nissan dealership.

Will I get a formal notice?
Yes. Nissan sent owners of the affected models a letter earlier this month. If you're unsure whether or not you received a notice, you can also search recalls by VIN number here: https://vinrcl.safercar.gov/vin/.

Where can I get this fixed?
Nalley Nissan of Atlanta is an authorized Nissan dealer that can perform this recall campaign and fix any other issues you may have.

When was this discovered?
Nissan responded to a report on June 7, 2016 of a reported fire. After further investigation, they found several other similar instances had occurred. Nissan officially released the recall notice on August 24, 2016.

How much will this cost?
Nissan will replace the parts for free. After checking the part serial number, Nissan will repair the issue if the unit has the faulty part. Parts for this will be available soon. Please contact dealership for parts availability.

Is this region specific?
Yes and no. The majority of the vehicles were sold in Canada and the United States. A small number of other countries might be affected as well.

Vehicle Identification Number

You can check your vehicle recall information here by using your VIN number. VIN stands for "vehicle identification number." It consists of 17 alphanumeric characters. Your VIN is like a fingerprint for your vehicle. Any car newer than 1980 has this identification. This number also contains engine size, body style, model year, transmission type, color, and more. You can locate the VIN on the inside of the driver's seat door or on the top of the dashboard (usually on the driver's side as well.) If you are having trouble locating your VIN, Nalley Nissan of Atlanta can help you with this. Finding this number is not only vital to identifying recalls. but without a VIN, your car was either repaired, damaged, or could even possibly be a stolen vehicle.

Brake Fluid Seal Recall

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