Recalls & Defects For 2017 Infiniti Q50

Vehicle Report: 2017 Infiniti Q50


Recalls & Defects

Recall Subject: AIR Bags: Occupant Classification System - OCS (Front Passenger)

Report Receipt Date: 04/26/2016
NHTSA Campaign: 16v244000

Summary
Nissan north america, inc. (nissan) is recalling certain model year 2016-2017 nissan maxima, 2013-2016 nissan altima, nv200, leaf, sentra, and pathfinder, 2014-2016 nissan nv200 taxi, infiniti qx60, qx60 hybrid, and q50 hybrid, 2014-2017 nissan rogue and infiniti q50, 2015-2016 nissan murano, murano hybrid, and chevrolet city express, 2014-2015 nissan pathfinder hybrid, and 2013 infiniti jx35 vehicles. in these vehicles, the front seat passenger occupant classification system (ocs) may incorrectly classify an adult passenger as a child or classify the seat as empty despite it being occupied. as a result, the passenger frontal air bag may be turned off and not deploy in the event of a crash.

Consequence
If the passenger frontal air bag does not deploy as intended in the event of a crash, the passenger is at an increased risk of injury.

Remedy
Nissan will notify their owners. chevrolet city express owners will be notified by general motors. dealers will reprogram the air bag control unit (acu) and ocs electronic control unit (ecu) in altima, maxima, murano, rogue, and sentra vehicles, and replace the ocs ecu in leaf, nv200, nv200 taxi, pathfinder, infiniti q50, jx35, and qx60 and chevrolet city express vehicles, free of charge. interim notices were sent to owners on may 31, 2016. owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. owners may contact nissan customer service at 1-800-867-7669, infiniti customer service at 1-888-833-3216 or chevrolet customer service at 1-800-222-1020.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: AIR Bags:frontal:driver Side Inflator Module

Report Receipt Date: 09/15/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v571000

Summary
Nissan north america (nissan) is recalling certain 2017 infiniti q50 and q50 hybrid vehicles. the driver's frontal air bag inflator may have been improperly welded.

Consequence
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator may crack and release the gas needed to properly deploy the air bag, increasing the risk of injury.

Remedy
Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver side air bag inflator, free of charge. the recall began october 30, 2017. owners may contact infiniti customer service at 1-800-662-6200, option 7.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.


Recall Subject: Fuel System, Gasoline:delivery:fuel Pump

Report Receipt Date: 07/27/2017
NHTSA Campaign: 17v476000

Summary
Nissan north america, inc. (nissan) is recalling certain 2016-2018 infiniti q50 and 2017 infiniti q60 vehicles equipped with a 2.0l engine. incorrect fuel pump control module (fpcm) software may allow the fuel level in the main tank to be too low to supply fuel to the engine, causing the engine to stall while driving.

Consequence
An engine stall can increase the risk of a crash.

Remedy
Nissan will notify owners, and infiniti dealers will reprogram the fuel pump control module (fpcm) with corrected software, free of charge. the recall began august 29, 2017. owners may contact infiniti customer service at 1-800-662-6200.

Notes
Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.



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