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2017 Nissan Altima - Shudders

Transmission has begun to shudder sometimes when
accelerating. Got the car new-used with 22k, now has 29k.
Alan

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Your Altima should still be covered by the 5yr./60k powertrain warranty. Take it to a dealer for a diagnosis. Nissan automatic transmissions are known for premature failure.

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does that pass on to the 2nd owner? Regardless, I agree otherwise, a trip to the dealership is necessary at this point.

Car and Driver says it does: Nissan Warranty: Everything You Need To Know Of course, that article doesn’t have a date so it might not apply to a 2017.

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