nissan recalls more than 54,000 cars, cites air bag problem
Nissan is recalling more than 54,000 cars due to curtains and seats
When the door pops, the installed airbag may be accidentally deployed.
Nissan North America said the recall affected 2012 Versa vehicles per day.
It says the problem may be caused by degradation of the side impact sensor connector pin.
Accidental deployment of airbags increases the risk of injury.
Nissan said dealers will install new patch cord wiring harness and replace the side impact sensor for free.
Car owners can contact Nissan Customer Service 1-800-647-
7261 or National Highway Traffic Safety Administration vehicle safety hotline 1-888-327-
4236 or visit www. safecar. gov.