Nissan recalls 540,000 vehicles over faulty break pedals and fuel-gauges

nissan recallNissan Motor Co. announced the recall for about 540,000 vehicles worldwide due to potential problems in the break pedals pins that can cause it to wobble.

The models with break problems covers different models including the Titan, Armada, and Infiniti QX56 built between 2008 to 2010. Most of the units affected by the recall is from the United States and Nissan expects to pull 178,916 units from US and 25,869 in other countries.

The other reason for the recall was because of faulty fuel-gauges. According to Nissan, “Vehicles at higher mileage levels may have fuel gauges which incorrectly indicate the amount of fuel in the tank. This may result in the vehicle running out of fuel while the gauge reads greater than empty.”

Models with fuel gauge problems includes the Titan, Armada and Infiniti QX56 produced from 2005 to 2008. Other models are the Frontier, Pathfinder and Xterra built between January and March 2006 and between October 2007 and January 2008. The fuel gauge problem affects 418,865  cars from the US and 53,253 in other countries.

Nissan said there where no accidents or injuries reported related to the issues.