The Japanese based automaker Nissan has recently announced another recall which is now involving the Sentra and its fuel tank problems.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a total of 392 units of the Nissan Sentra will be affected by this recall and their owners will have to take a trip back to the dealers in order to get the problem with the fuel tanks fixed. The NHTSA says that because of the manufacturing error, several Nissan Sentra vehicles may have fuel tank assemblies that were improperly sealed during assembly, which might lead to fuel leaks, increasing the risk of a crash and / or injury.
The affected vehicles have been produced between the 11th of September 2012 and the 4th of October 2012, at the company’s Aguascalientes facility in Mexico. Owners of the 2012 Nissan Sentra will be notified by the company and dealers will inspect the fuel tank and replace it if necessary free of charge. The recall campaign will being on the 18th of March. Meanwhile, if you own a Nissan Sentra produced between the dates mentioned above, you should contact Nissan at 1-800-647-7261 or the NHTSA at 1-888-327-4236.