Nissan is in the process of recalling and repairing 515,394 Versa Sedans and Versa Hatchbacks because a driver’s front airbag inflator may rupture. If this happens, metal fragments could strike the driver or passengers causing serious injury or death. Affected are:
- 2007-2011 Versa Sedan
- 2007-2012 Versa Hatchback
Nissan has been notifying owners. Dealers are replacing the inflator with a new one manufactured by a different supplier, free of charge. Remedy parts are now available, but check with your dealer or contact Nissan customer service at 1-800-647-7261.