Nissan Qashqai Power steering assistance may fail Recall
Recall affects Nissan QASHQAI
Reason for recall: It has been established that the casting for the heat sink on the Electric Power Steering (EPS) control unit may be out of specification. In extreme cases this can cause a failure of the EPS motor which will illuminate a warning light on the dash. Whilst directional control is not affected it is possible that the driver will experience a sudden loss of power assistance.
When was it announced?
Jan 23, 2012
What action are Nissan taking?
Recall all affect vehicles and replace the EPS control unit.
Does this affect your Qashqai?
This issue affects Qashqai & X-Trail, this particular recall is for the Qashqai.
Aug 6, 2010 - Aug 12, 2011
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Nissan dealer and quote reference PG1B5 & R1112