Tailgate Problems of Nissan Murano
Nissan Murano owners have reported 2 problems associated with tailgate (under the structure category).
#1 - Tailgate problem of the 2006 Nissan Murano
The vehicle is a 2006 Nissan Murano. Both screws holding tailgate latch to vehicle frame failed in >20k miles leaving tailgate secured by > 1/4" of plastic interior trim which is secured by 3 plastic snap connectors. Failed screws were connected to threaded metal base in enclosed box frame member. Only fix was to cut box, recover base and re-attach screws and weld cover over cut. The failure date was Nov. 26, 2009.
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#2 - Tailgate problem of the 2003 Nissan Murano
The vehicle having this issue was a 2003 Nissan Murano. VIN of the vehicle was JN8AZ08T73_. Over 20 different rattle, squeak, tap, creak noises coming from inside and outside the car. Noises coming from window areas, door panels, b-pillar (rear seat area), ceiling, floorboards, cargo area, dash board, underneat the front end of the car (front wheels), tailgate area, front seats, rear seat belt area, and more every day. Vehicle has been in the shop more than three times (total of 21 days in the service bay) to attempt repair, but no results. . . . The noises keep coming. Noises occur when hitting bumps or any slight imperfection in the road, also occurs when the car is flexing or whn the temperature drops below 40 degrees. . . . . It gets even worse! dealer can't fix it. It was Thursday, November 20, 2003 when this tailgate issue occurred.
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Other Structure related problems of Nissan Murano:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Frame And Members problems||13|
|Roof And Pillar problems||3|
|Trunk Lid problems||1|
|Tailgate Hinge problems||1|
|Underbody Shield problems||1|