Nissan—Navara D40

PRA number

2006/8636

Published date

Product description

Rear axle shaft replacement
Identifying features
VIN RANGE From VSKCLAD40A0025460 to VSKCLAD40A0053741, From VSKCLND40A0033906 to VSKCLND40A0055143, SKCLND40A0900600, From VSKCVND40A0025461 to VSKCVND40A0055115, VSKCVND40A0900655

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

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

Other identifying numbers

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

What should consumers do?

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

Supplier

Nissan Motor Company (Australia) Pty Ltd

Where the product was sold

Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Product category