16 Apr '11, 12am

Nissan launches service campaign for Leaf start-up issue [w/video]

Nissan launches service campaign for Leaf start-up issue [w/video]

Nissan EVP Andy Palmer spoke with the Nissan Media Center to update on developments with the Nissan Leaf. Q1. What's the latest on the Nissan Leaf and how will the issue be addressed? A1.We are announcing a service campaign for the Nissan Leaf. We've produced almost 8,000 Leafs since the start of production in December, and what we've found is a problem. The incidence of the problem, which I will explain in a moment, is only on a very small proportion of the vehicles. However, we've decided to perform a service campaign for all of the vehicles that we've produced and sold. I want to emphasize that the issue is nothing to do with safety-related (issues). Nothing at all. The issue we have is the car will drive happily, but on some occasions when you key off, the car won't restart. Now that's an inconvenience to the customer for sure, and we're not in the business of inconven...

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