Nissan Canada recalls 90,000 Rogues over unintended braking


The Center for Auto Safety is the nation’s premier independent, member driven, non-profit consumer advocacy organization dedicated to improving vehicle safety, quality, and fuel economy on behalf of all drivers, passengers, and pedestrians.

In March, the Center for Auto Safety petitioned for a NHTSA investigation, saying there had been at least 87 consumer complaints.  

“Nissan has attempted to address the defect as a service matter rather than a safety problem,” the Center said.

Nissan Canada is recalling more than 90,000 Rogue crossovers because their automatic emergency braking (AEB) system could unintentionally engage.

The 90,792 affected vehicles are from the 2017 and 2018 model years.

Transport Canada warns on its website that a metal structure, such as a railroad crossing or overhead sign, could cause the vehicle to brake.
If that happens, the system would provide a collision warning. If the driver takes no action, the vehicle could slow suddenly or come to a complete stop…
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