Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited - MITSUBISHI COLT 2010 - 2011

recall information

Recall number
REC-001033
PRA number
2016/15465
Campaign number
010115 - 010116
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
MITSUBISHI
Model
COLT
Year range
2010 - 2011
Affected units
1,513

What are the defects?

There is a defect in the electronic power steering gearbox in certain 11MY Colt vehicles. Due to improper crimping of the terminal connection between the steering force torque sensor and the wiring harness a continuity failure may occur.

What are the hazards?

This defect may cause the warning lamp to illuminate and power-assist function of steering to stop, requiring increased steering effort. This may create an injury hazard to car occupants and other road users.

What should consumers do?

Mitsubishi Motors Australia will contact all known owners by mail as soon as possible and advise them to present their vehicle to a Mitsubishi dealer for rectification.
Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 131211.
Supplier details
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Limited

Who should owners/operators contact for more information?

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

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