The contact states that the dealers are not honoring the warranty on the vehicle. We carry all the parts you need to complete your muffler or exhaust repair. Taken to nissan, nissan refuses to pay for defect. I believe nissan should be responsible for replacing these defective parts with a product recall. Thrush Turbo Mufflers have the classic Thrush sound and have a tested reverse flow design.
Local repair shop said it was a leaking catalytic converter. In addition, request free battery charging and engine diagnostic testing and enjoy access to our handy Loan-a-Tool program for quick and easy installation. Figuring that my warranty was up, I had the vehicle fixed at my own cost. Complaint Number: 10250899 Incident Date: October 1, 2008 Date Added to File: December 5, 2008 Description of the Complaint: I am complaining about the exhaust system on my 2002 nissan pathfinder. Either way this seems to be a large problem and should be fixed by nissan. Buyer is responsible for all shipping charges.
I was told by a mechanic it was. If you notice your car suddenly becomes louder, check underneath your vehicle for a rusty muffler or exhaust pipe. Visit AutoZone to get trustworthy advice from our helpful staff members, who guide you to the right products at the right prices. According to my mechanic, my two rear catalytic converters are leaking co2 from their seams. The leak is coming from the resonators or catalytic converter, whatever you want to call it. If you notice your muffler is damaged, find a replacement muffler at O'Reilly Auto Parts. Complaint Number: 10281012 Incident Date: August 19, 2009 Date Added to File: August 19, 2009 Description of the Complaint: 1: events leading to failure: 2002 nissan pathfinder, 71,000 miles.
Just the fact that nissan supplies a 'repair kit' to fix this exact problem shows these exhaust tubes are faulty and should be recalled. Thrush Mufflers was founded almost 50 years ago during a time when hot rods and muscle cars ruled the streets of America. They determined that the part could not be replace free of charge because it was not covered under his warranty. Can you help me in this matter? The vehicle has not been repaired. This is a safety concern as it allows exhaust gases to come from underneath the vehicle and enter the cabin when sitting idle. New items that have been installed or altered are non-returnable.
Complaint Number: 10207933 Incident Date: October 20, 2007 Date Added to File: November 5, 2007 Description of the Complaint: 2002 nissan pathfinder has leaking exhaust tube that fail emissions test. I declined the patch due to an excessive cost for a few large clamps and some exhaust cement. She filed a complaint with the manufacturer. Told repeatedly by several shops that this is a common problem on Pathfinders of that year, manufacturer defect. If an item arrives damaged, it must be reported to us within 24 hours, so that we can correct the situation. This is a recurring defect and possibly an emissions problem.
Took it to nissan dealership. Since this leak is directly beneath passenger compartment, an idling vehicle would pose a threat to occupants. The exhaust muffler is a component of your exhaust system that quiets the sound from your exhaust. Exhaust System 2002 Nissan Pathfinder Exhaust System Consumer Complaints Complaint Number: 10320123 Incident Date: March 15, 2010 Date Added to File: March 16, 2010 Description of the Complaint: I own a 2002 nissan pathfinder with 97,000. The vehicle in question had 63K miles on the first visit and now only has 70K miles on the most recent visit.
It is made from stainless steel material for extended durability. The vehicle was taken to the dealers. Ansa started over 50 years ago passionately engineering exhaust systems for Ferrari and then expanded to create full exhaust systems for European cars ranging from Acura to Volvo and all cars in between. I paid nissan to fix the problem. We took it in to the nissan dealership and they told us the front exhaust tubes were rusted and leak.
Our customers pay no customs, duties, or brokerage fees, ensuring that they get the lowest prices anywhere domestically or internationally, some exclusions apply. Subsequent research indicates that numerous other pathfinders of similar vintage have had the same problem, thus there is a manufacturing issue in the welding of the seams of this part which according to midas is a catalytic converter and according to nissan is a resonator. They offer a patch which utilizes an epoxy and round clamps to fit over a rectangular catalyst. The pipes carry exhaust from engine into catalytic converter and muffler and they are leaking and this is not the first time for this vehicle or many others online. I believe this is a safety issue and a defective product and should be recalled.
Without it, the sound from an engine can be very loud. The failure mileage was 58,000 and current mileage was 60,000. Thank you, dorrine livson Complaint Number: 10246539 Incident Date: July 30, 2008 Date Added to File: October 23, 2008 Description of the Complaint: The contact owns a 2002 nissan pathfinder. . Complaint Number: 10238939 Incident Date: August 19, 2008 Date Added to File: August 19, 2008 Description of the Complaint: When we purchased the car used in sept 2007, it had 24,509 miles on it. Established in 1908, Walker is renowned in the automotive aftermarket for manufacturing a full line of exhaust system parts. I would suggest that their solution is a failure also.