An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death.

Air Bags — Frontal — Driver Side Inflator Module

Date Announced
JUL 17, 2017
Vehicles Affected
515,394
NHTSA Campaign #
17V449000
Summary
Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2007-2011 Versa Sedan and 2007-2012 Versa Hatchback vehicles. The affected vehicles have a driver frontal air bag inflator that may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to moderate absolute humidity, temperatures, and temperature cycling.
Actions
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the subject inflator with a new one manufactured by a different supplier, free of charge. The recall began on March 9, 2018. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.
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