Nissan—Navara D40

PRA number: 2006/8636
Date published: 14th July 2006

Product information

Product description

Rear axle shaft replacement

Identifying features

VIN RANGE
From VSKCLAD40A0025460 to VSKCLAD40A0053741,
From VSKCLND40A0033906 to VSKCLND40A0055143, SKCLND40A0900600,
From VSKCVND40A0025461 to VSKCVND40A0055115, VSKCVND40A0900655

What are the defects?

A concern has been detected related to incorrect assembly and manufacture of the rear axle assembly of the vehicles. This may result in excessive wear of the rear wheel bearings that will lead to noise occurring from the rear axle. If this is not rectified the bearings could ultimately fail resulting in the half shaft assembly becoming detached from the axle.

What are the hazards?

Accident

Where the product was sold

  • Nationally

Supplier

Nissan Motor Company (Australia) Pty Ltd

What should consumers do?

Owners of affected vehicles are advised to contact a Nissan dealer to arrange for rectification of their vehicle.

Other regulator reference numbers

PS6A2