really awful
Crashes / Fires:
1 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
1 / 0
Average Mileage:
2,250 miles

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problem #2

Nov 012002

Frontier 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 4,500 miles
Brake failure, 1st repair-nothing found. 2nd (diff dealer)-brake control switch adjust. 3rd-refuse to repairfailure. 4th (diff dealer) replaced entire brake system excpet computer control.

- Orlando, FL, USA

problem #1

May 262002

Frontier 4WD

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles
While consumer's wife was driving attempted to apply brakes and they failed, causing vehicle to go over an enbankment. Driver injured ankle while trying to apply failed brakes.

- Fresno, CA, USA