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to be expected with all new cars..but for all those people that think Japanese cars are infalliable...think again. BMWs are not the only cars with growing pains. :bigpimp:


Nissan recalls 2003 Infinity G35

Nissan has recalled the 2003 Infinity G35
because the fuel pump hose may not have been
properly attached.
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Number of Units Affected: 18300

Manufactured: 01/2002 - 07/2002

Defect Summary:

ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE
FUEL HOSE CONNECTION FOR THE
OUTLET OF THE FUEL PUMP WHICH IS
LOCATED AT THE TOP OF THE FUEL TANK
MAY NOT HAVE BEEN PROPERLY
ATTACHED WHEN THE VEHICLE WAS
ASSEMBLED AND COULD COME LOOSE
WHILE DRIVING OR WHEN STARTING THE
ENGINE.

Consequence Summary:
IF THE CONNECTION COMES LOOSE
WHILE DRIVING, THE ENGINE WILL STOP
RUNNING DUE TO LACK OF FUEL,
INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH. ALSO,
IF THE CONNECTION COMES LOOSE
WHILE DRIVING OR ATTEMPTING TO START
OR RESTART THE ENGINE, SOME FUEL
WILL DISCHARGE FROM THE FUEL PUMP.
IF THIS SHOULD OCCUR IN THE
PRESENCE OF AN EXTERNAL IGNITION
SOURCE, A FIRE COULD RESULT.

Corrective Summary:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND, IF
NECESSARY, PROPERLY ATTACH THE
FUEL HOSE TO THE FUEL PUMP. OWNER
NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
OCTOBER 7, 2002. OWNERS WHO TAKE
THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED
DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE
DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE
REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME
SHOULD CONTACT INFINITI AT
1-800-662-6200.

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 02V245000.
 
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