2012 Nissan AltimaJust a quick heads up to Altima owners courtesy of MotorTrend.com. It looks like a pretty serious safety issue has hit the 2012 Nissan Altima.

NISSAN IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 ALTIMA AND VERSA VEHICLES. THESE VEHICLES MAY BE EQUIPPED WITH SIDE CURTAIN AIR BAGS THAT CONTAIN AN INCORRECT PROPELLANT MIXTURE FOR THE INITIATOR COMPONENT USED, RESULTING IN INSUFFICIENT OUTPUT OF COMPRESSED GAS.

While this doesn’t effect a huge amount of Altima models, it’s important that you take your car by a dealership to have them check your VIN # against their list. The recall ID # is 92026 for reference.

Read more: http://www.motortrend.com/cars/2012/nissan/altima/recalls/#ixzz22njQHGmJ

Here’s cNet’s techy review of the 2012 Nissan Altima.