Over 14,000 top-end vehicles in UAE recalled by Nissan

Nissan-LogoIn the UAE, over 14,000 Nissan's top-end vehicles will be recalled for safety checks of probable brake pedal pin defects and faulty fuel gauges, Nissan Middle East said in a statement.

A spokesperson at the Nissan Motor Company's regional headquarters told that it is predictable that 14,010 vehicles could have troubles with the fuel gauge and 8,126 with the brake pedal.

Nissan didn't tell the total number of vehicles recalled, some of the vehicles may have both the problems.

The 2008, 2009 and 2010 models of Nissan's Titan, Armada and Infiniti QX56, and 2008 and 2009 model of Nissan Quest are the vehicles with defective brake pedals.

Models from 2005 to 2008 of Titan, Armada and Infiniti QX56, and some Nissan Frontier, Pathfinder and Xterra vehicles which were manufactures between January and March 2006 and between October 2007 and January 2008 had fuel-gauge inaccuracy.

Japan's third-largest carmaker, Nissan Motor told that in a total of 32,147 vehicles would be recalled by it in the Middle East, because of the similar issues the part of almost 540,000 vehicles voluntarily recalled worldwide.

Nissan Middle East told that the customers would be informed with potentially affected vehicles and repairs will start immediately. It said the list of replacement parts for the fuel gauge recalls is being stocked and will need some time to reach full volume.