Nissan Recalling 2.14 Million Cars (Worldwide)

We recently reported on the Toyota recall currently in progress. Now Nissan has announced a recall of their own:  762,000 vehicles in the US and Canada, as well as another 835,000 in their home country of Japan. The vehicles span more than a dozen different models, including the Titan pickup truck and Infiniti QX56; all models were built between August 2003 and July 2006.

Reportedly, the problem relates to a faulty ignition component which could lead to stalled engines. Nissan says the relay should take no more than 25 minutes to fix. If you were planning to purchase a vehicle via Buy Here Pay Here financing, be sure to determine whether the ignition system needs to be addressed as part of this recall. With winter and cold weather fast approaching in many parts of the US, a stalled engine could lead to serious trouble.