The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/0717/15

Product:  Passenger car

Name: Nissan Almera, Navara, Pathfinder, Patrol, Terrano II, Tino and XTrail.

Batch number / Barcode:  N/A

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Nissan

Type / number of model:  Almera (N16), Navara (D22), Pathfinder (R50), Patrol (Y61), Terrano II (R20), Tino (V10) and XTrail (T30).

Risk type: Injuries
A potential air leak on some passenger airbag inflators may allow moisture to enter the airbag inflator causing the propellant in the inflator units to deteriorate. Deterioration of the propellant may create excessive pressure and may result in separation of the airbag housing.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Other)

Description:  Passenger car.

Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Greece, Malta, Norway, Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands