Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
140,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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1998 Nissan Pathfinder engine problems

engine problem

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1998 Nissan Pathfinder Owner Comments

problem #1

Feb 072008


  • 140,000 miles


1998 Nissan Pathfinder truck sputtering and shuts off as im driving up interstate 95...intake flaw after your truck reaches 140,000 miles a mixture of gas, anti-freeze, and air spills into the intake system....thought it needed a full tune up had it towed to all tune and lube paid $700 for full tune up, replaced intake and distributor...Nissan would not reimburse my money knowing it had a production line flaw on the vehicle.

- Hawthorne, FL, USA

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