Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Infiniti Q50, Q50 Hybrid

16_Infiniti_Q50_Recall.jpg 2016 Infiniti Q50 | Manufacturer image


Vehicles Affected: Approximately 28,000 model-year 2014-16 Infiniti Q50 sedans manufactured between Dec. 26, 2012, and Dec. 11, 2015; and Q50 Hybrid sedans manufactured between Dec. 10, 2012, and Dec. 17, 2015

The Problem: The direct adaptive steering system may experience an error when starting the vehicle, altering the vehicle’s steering responsiveness and turning radius. The vehicle may not steer as the driver anticipates, increasing the risk of a crash.

The Fix: Dealers will reprogram the direct adaptive steering engine control unit software for free.

What Owners Should Do: The automaker will begin notifying owners on Aug. 9. Owners can call Nissan at 800-647-7261, the National Highway Safety Administration’s vehicle-safety hotline at 888-327-4236 or go to for more info.

Need to Find a Dealer for Service? Go to Service & Repair to find your local dealer.

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