2021 NISSAN Altima

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

1 Recalls for 2021 NISSAN Altima

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March 4, 2021 STEERING:LINKAGES:TIE ROD ASSEMBLY

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2020-2021 Nissan Altima vehicles. The tie rod ball joint fastener was not tightened properly, which could result in the tie rod ball joint detaching from the steering knuckle.

Remedy:

Nissan will notify owners, and dealers will tighten the left and right-side tie rod ball joint fasteners, or install new fasteners as necessary, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 31, 2021. Owners may contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-867-7769. Nissan’s number for this recall is PC795.

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60 Service Alerts for 2021 NISSAN Altima

Date Description
March 15, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SERVICE INFORMATION FOR BRAKE SWITCH ADJUSTMENT FOR DTC C1142 AND/OR C1116 STORED SERVICE INFORMATION DTC C1142 (PRESS SEN CIRCUIT) and/or C1116 (STOP LAMP SW) may be stored if the Stop Lamp Switch and/or the Brake Pedal Position Swit

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March 15, 2022 114800 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:SWITCHES/KNOBS/BUTTONS

SERVICE INFORMATION FOR BRAKE SWITCH ADJUSTMENT FOR DTC C1142 AND/OR C1116 STORED SERVICE INFORMATION DTC C1142 (PRESS SEN CIRCUIT) and/or C1116 (STOP LAMP SW) may be stored if the Stop Lamp Switch and/or the Brake Pedal Position Swit

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March 3, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 3, 2022 346000 COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS

TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 3, 2022 061600 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECU/ECM)

TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 15, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

NISSAN AWD MODELS; ABNORMAL NOISE, VIBRATION AND/OR JUDDER FROM REAR DIFFERENTIAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 15, 2022 105500 POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT

NISSAN AWD MODELS; ABNORMAL NOISE, VIBRATION AND/OR JUDDER FROM REAR DIFFERENTIAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 15, 2022 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

NISSAN AWD MODELS; ABNORMAL NOISE, VIBRATION AND/OR JUDDER FROM REAR DIFFERENTIAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 1, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

FLUID LEAK CAUSED BY TRANSFER ASSEMBLY RIGHT SIDE DRIVE SHAFT OIL SEAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 1, 2022 103240 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:FLUID/LUBRICANT:SEALS/GASKETS

FLUID LEAK CAUSED BY TRANSFER ASSEMBLY RIGHT SIDE DRIVE SHAFT OIL SEAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 7, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

DTC P0456 CAUSED BY EVAP LEAK AT VENT CONTROL VALVE O-RING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 7, 2022 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

DTC P0456 CAUSED BY EVAP LEAK AT VENT CONTROL VALVE O-RING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 22, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

SECURITY ALARM SOUNDS AFTER USING MECHANICAL KEY TO UNLOCK DRIVER DOOR This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 22, 2022 115010 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BODY CONTROL MODULE:SOFTWARE

SECURITY ALARM SOUNDS AFTER USING MECHANICAL KEY TO UNLOCK DRIVER DOOR This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 22, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CAN COMMUNICATION ⿿ NETWORK DIAGNOSTIC FLOW CHART This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 22, 2022 061600 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECU/ECM)

CAN COMMUNICATION ⿿ NETWORK DIAGNOSTIC FLOW CHART This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 16, 2022 100000 POWER TRAIN

FLUID LEAK CAUSED BY TRANSFER ASSEMBLY RIGHT SIDE DRIVE SHAFT OIL SEAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 7, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

EVAP LEAK DTC P0442, P0455, P0456 INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 7, 2022 090000 FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

EVAP LEAK DTC P0442, P0455, P0456 INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 24, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MIL ON WITH DTC P11A7 STORED IN THE ECM This bulletin has been amended to update the Applied Vehicles. No other changes were made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 24, 2022 061600 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:ENGINE CONTROL MODULE (ECU/ECM)

MIL ON WITH DTC P11A7 STORED IN THE ECM This bulletin has been amended to update the Applied Vehicles. No other changes were made. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 26, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 26, 2022 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 26, 2022 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

REMOTE ENGINE START NOT WORKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 26, 2022 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

REMOTE ENGINE START NOT WORKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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January 26, 2022 116200 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:MODULE

REMOTE ENGINE START NOT WORKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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November 15, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DTC C1A17-49 OR C2580-49 STORED IN LASER/RADAR SERVICE INFORMATION If DTC C1A17-49 or C2580-49 is stored in LASER/RADAR in the ⿿PAST⿝ column: ￷ Erase the DTC. ￷ DO NOT replace any parts. If DTC C1A17-49 or C2580-49 is stored

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November 15, 2021 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

DTC C1A17-49 OR C2580-49 STORED IN LASER/RADAR SERVICE INFORMATION If DTC C1A17-49 or C2580-49 is stored in LASER/RADAR in the ⿿PAST⿝ column: ￷ Erase the DTC. ￷ DO NOT replace any parts. If DTC C1A17-49 or C2580-49 is stored

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November 18, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

NO ENGINE COVER This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY below. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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December 7, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

STRUT AND SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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December 6, 2021 119111 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:PROPULSION SYSTEM:TRACTION BATTERY:MANAGEMENT SYSTEM/ENERGY CONTROL MODULE (BMS/BECM):SOFTWARE

MIL ON WITH DTC P11A7 STORED IN THE ECM IF YOU CONFIRM The MIL is ON and DTC P11A7 (VCR STOPPER POSITION) is stored in the ECM. HINT: There may also be a lack of power concern (fail-safe). ACTION 1. Confirm the current ECM part numb

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December 7, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

CLEANING FRONT OR REAR COMBINATION LAMP ASSEMBLIES This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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October 25, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

TRANSFER ASSEMBLY SEAL REPLACEMENT FOR AWD FRONT DRIVE SHAFT REMOVAL SERVICE INFORMATION When removing the front passenger (RH) side drive shaft on an applied vehicle for any reason, transfer assembly drive shaft oil seal and dust cov

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February 12, 2021 020000 SUSPENSION

STRUT AND SHOCK ABSORBER REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 26, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

PREVENT FRONT AXLE THREAD DAMAGE DURING NUT REMOVAL SERVICE INFORMATION If an Applied Vehicle needs to have a front axle nut removed, for any reason, the staking of the nut into the axle keyway must first be removed. The essential too

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February 26, 2021 356000 EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

PREVENT FRONT AXLE THREAD DAMAGE DURING NUT REMOVAL SERVICE INFORMATION If an Applied Vehicle needs to have a front axle nut removed, for any reason, the staking of the nut into the axle keyway must first be removed. The essential too

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February 12, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

Tie Rod End Socket Nuts Dealer Inventory *****Dealer Announcement***** Nissan is conducting a dealer inventory quality action on 955 specific model year 2021 Altima vehicles identified in Service Comm to re-torque the front driver and

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February 3, 2021 131000 VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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August 6, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

AC INOPERATIVE WITH DTC B20C8-14 STORED IN THE IPDM E/R This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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August 6, 2021 357100 EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

AC INOPERATIVE WITH DTC B20C8-14 STORED IN THE IPDM E/R This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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June 7, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

NISSAN; INTELLIGENT KEY IDENTIFICATION AND REGISTRATION TIPS This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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June 9, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT OR REAR AXLE DURING TAKE-OFF/ACCELERATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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June 7, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

INTELLIGENT KEY BUTTONS INOPERATIVE BUT REQUEST SWITCHES WORK This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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May 27, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

FLUID LEAK CAUSED BY TRANSFER ASSEMBLY RIGHT SIDE DRIVE SHAFT SEAL This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 26, 2021 160000 STRUCTURE

Moonroof Inspection Dealer Inventory *****Dealer Announcement***** Nissan is conducting a dealer inventory quality action to inspect the moonroof on 2,048 specific 2021 Altima vehicles identified in Service Comm. The moonroof of subjec

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March 2, 2021 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

Center Seat Latch Owner⿿s Manual Addendum Voluntary Service Campaign Campaign Summary: Nissan is providing owners of approximately 30,733 MY2021 Nissan Altima (L34) vehicles with a supplemental Owner⿿s Manual addendum booklet. The

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April 22, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

2019-2021 ALTIMA AND 2021 ROGUE; AC INOPERATIVE WITH DTC B20C8-14 STORED IF YOU CONFIRM The AC compressor is not engaging when the AC is in the ON position as indicated by the yellow illumination on the AC button, And DTC B20C8-14 E

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April 22, 2021 350000 EQUIPMENT

2019-2021 ALTIMA AND 2021 ROGUE; AC INOPERATIVE WITH DTC B20C8-14 STORED IF YOU CONFIRM The AC compressor is not engaging when the AC is in the ON position as indicated by the yellow illumination on the AC button, And DTC B20C8-14 E

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April 1, 2021 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

MIL ON WITH DTC P062F AND/OR P0603 STORED IF YOU CONFIRM The MIL is ON and DTC P062F (EEPROM) and/or P0603 (ECM BACK UP/CIRCUIT) is stored, And The customer stated the vehicle was recently started after sitting for an extended period

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March 5, 2021 140000 AIR BAGS

DTC B00A0-00 STORED This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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March 24, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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November 5, 2020 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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November 5, 2020 275100 LANE DEPARTURE: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 3, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 3, 2021 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

AEB WARNING LIGHT BLINKING This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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February 12, 2021 010000 STEERING

Tie Rod End Socket Nuts Dealer Inventory *****Dealer Announcement***** Nissan is conducting a dealer inventory quality action on 955 specific model year 2021 Altima vehicles identified in Service Comm to re-torque the front driver and

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February 26, 2021 100000 POWER TRAIN

PREVENT FRONT AXLE THREAD DAMAGE DURING NUT REMOVAL SERVICE INFORMATION If an Applied Vehicle needs to have a front axle nut removed, for any reason, the staking of the nut into the axle keyway must first be removed. The essential too

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January 28, 2021 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

DTC B12A3-72 FOR FUEL PUMP RELAY STUCK OPEN SERVICE INFORMATION DTC B12A3-72 (Fuel Pump Relay Stuck Open) may be stored when the IPDM monitor circuit internally sees 0V to ground at pin #46. This is caused by an internal short to groun

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January 28, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

DTC B12A3-72 FOR FUEL PUMP RELAY STUCK OPEN SERVICE INFORMATION DTC B12A3-72 (Fuel Pump Relay Stuck Open) may be stored when the IPDM monitor circuit internally sees 0V to ground at pin #46. This is caused by an internal short to groun

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January 27, 2021 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

TELEMATICS SERVICE INFORMATION This bulletin has been amended. See AMENDMENT HISTORY on the last page. Please discard previous versions of this bulletin.

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