Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd - MITSUBISHI CF Lancer, ZK Outlander, XB ASX 2014 - 2016

recall information

Recall number
REC-001034
PRA number
2016/15695
Campaign number
10120
Original published date

make and model information

Make
MITSUBISHI
Model
CF Lancer, ZK Outlander, XB ASX
Year range
2014 - 2016
Affected units
31,965

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Affected vehicles equipped with a continuously variable transmission (CVT) may, in certain driving conditions, experience a delay in the vehicle’s acceleration.

What are the hazards?

An unexpected reduction in the vehicle’s acceleration could potentially cause an accident.

What should consumers do?

Mitsubishi Motors Australia will contact all known owners by mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred dealer to upgrade the software in the transmission control unit at no charge. Consumers who require further information should contact their preferred dealer via http://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-service-centre or contact customer support on 1300 131 211 if unable to find a dealer.
Supplier details
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd

Responsible regulator

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

Product type