While driving approximately 60 mph, the battery charging warning sensor indicator suddenly illuminated and the vehicle later shut off. Later and the car was not running. We also carry jump starters, car batteries, and starters for most vehicles. Checked on internet, suggestion about replacing alternator. Bring your Murano back to life with the best new or rebuilt parts from the experts at Car Parts Discount. The Nissan dealership stated that there was a short in the alternator and the battery had completely burnt out due to it. The manufacturer was notified of the failures and advised the contact to have the dealer diagnose and repair the vehicle.
The failure mileage was 71,425. This occurred at a very dangerous intersection, leaving my daughter stranded in the 2 lane and there was not a shoulder available. I was situated right where cars would turn to get to the freeway entrance. The wiring electrical connector also allows for the harness to be connected to the many electrical devices in the Nissan Murano so that they can draw power from the alternator and function. Yesterday it left me on the highway in the afternoon traffic.
Has been on since issue began. They did a test, when I would turn my lights on and heat the battery was draining. It was dark outside and snowing, thus slick roads. The battery was died, I had my car friend come over and jump my car. They can only be manually unlocked by pressing the rocker switch at the door.
It was obviously an unsafe place for my car to get stalled since cars are turning right and accelerating to go up and to the right to get onto the 680 south freeway automall entrance. I had a car for 13 years and never had these issues. Warranty does not cover failure due to accident, abuse, neglect or as the result of normal wear and tear. Ok, few days later it happens to me again the car stalls out while drive and this time on the express way, got over to the shoulder lane and pop the trunk and boasted with my battery pack I had. I tried turning on the car but it would not start.
Questions bought up that the 2008 Nissan Muranos had had a campaign to replace faulty alternators but not the 2009. Note all returns and cancellations require a prior authorization. Update from Sep 27, 2018 : Now 110,000 miles. In addition, while operating the vehicle, the pressure monitoring system sensor indicator illuminated although the air pressure in the tires was as recommended. This is the same thing with the Murano from the 2005 recalls. The failure mileage was not available.
The alternator was replaced several times, but the failure was not corrected. Mechanic take extra step and hooked up his computer to car and too it out with my for a ride. If they are not serviceable, such as a pressed-in ball joint, they will be guaranteed. Plus the closes Nissan dealer is 3 to 4 hours away. Could not shut them off.
Could not pull over due to heavy traffic and car moved to slow when issue began. The engine will stop running which could result in a crash. Do everything in reverse to place back into car. I think this alternator issue is not just for the earlier Muranos but also on the newer models, inluding the 2009 model. After writing and calling Nissan, they refused to help with the matter. Taking to shop to be repaired today, believe the issue is the alternator but not 100% sure.
Drain the coolant from engine there is a draing plug under the car that can be unscrew and the plug will come out draining all the coolant. My wife was coming on from work and it put her in the middle of a bad neghborhood. The vehicle was not repaired. A nearby car enthusiates bought and replace it for me on the street the next day. Also happened while taking child to school, put car in neutral and accelerated and car then got power back while in motion on city street.
Also happened while taking child to school, put car in neutral and accelerated and car then got power back while in motion on city street. A couple of days went by car started every time one day car did the same thing got another battery for it and car started and ran, 3rd time was down town the car would not run it started but would not move. Claims on engine warranties are limited to manufacturer defects in the pistons, heads, block, crankshafts, rockers, and oil pumps. No matter the situation, Advance Auto Parts has the Alternator product you desperately need. Taking to shop to be repaired today, believe the issue is the alternator but not 100% sure. After ac compressor bolts are fitted tighten.
We are not responsible for undeliverable addresses. Note: did some research and Nissan been having this problem with their alternator for along time. Tracking information is sent via email. Questions bought up that the 2008 Nissan Muranos had had a campaign to replace faulty alternators but not the 2009. Remove the serpentine belt, Remove the ac compressor, 2 bolts in the front and 2 bolts on the back.