Understanding the Problem
you own a 2005 - 2014 Nissan Altima with engine problems? These may
include stalling, lack of power, hesitation, shaking, rough running
or excessive engine oil consumption (have to add oil all the time).
Nissan factory has identified some vehicles that may experience
excessive oil consumption, failing catalytic converters, failed Mass
Air Flow Sensors, electrical connector problems, and in some cases
the engines may require major mechanical repairs, or complete engine
replacement! On these cars the factory usually replaces the engine
after an “oil consumption test” is performed, and the results
come back that the vehicle’s oil consumption is out of factory oil
You may have a vehicle that also experiences problems with the
illumination of the “CHECK ENGINE” light (which typically
indicates an engine mis-fire condition). This can be caused by
excessive build-up of motor oil on the spark plug electrode. The
“CHECK ENGINE” light may be simply an indicator of the oil
consumption problem, or other problems such as emissions system,
fuel injection system, or ignition system.
normal oil consumption for these V-6 series engines is a quart of
oil in 1,200-5,000 miles. Usage of a quart or more in 1,000 miles or
less indicates internal engine issues, requiring repairs or engine
California’s Largest Statewide Lemon Law Firm
You may have a “lemon” Altima. We can help!
law firm is currently collecting data statewide on the performance,
durability and effectiveness of the engine replacements done on
these vehicles, the oil consumption issues on Altimas that have not
yet had their engine’s replaced, but are experiencing the
excessive oil consumption issue, as well as “CHECK ENGINE” light
and other driveability issues.
would like to stress that this is not an issue that affects every
Nissan Altima owner. This is, however, an issue that is affecting some
owners of these 4-cylinder and 6-cylinder Altimas, much to their
We invite all California consumers who have had 3 or more visits to
a Nissan dealership for excessive oil consumption or other engine
problems on their Altima (that is under the 60,000 mile factory
powertrain warranty) to call us on our toll-free information line at
1-800-647-8127. You may be a candidate for a buyback (repurchase),
new replacement vehicle, or a substantial cash settlement payment
for your Altima vehicle. Call us today for a free case evaluation
and what your rights are under the lemon law statute.
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