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Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd - MITSUBISHI ASX, OUTLANDER 2012 - 2016

recall information

Recall number
REC-001044
PRA number
2018/16623
Campaign number
010148 - 010149
Original published date

make and model information

Make
MITSUBISHI
Model
ASX, OUTLANDER
Year range
2012 - 2016
Affected units
70,795

Identifying features

See attached VIN list
VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

All vehicles are subject to condition a) whilst only some vehicles are subject to condition b)

a) Improper sealing of parking brake caliper may allow water entry, causing rust on the parking brake shaft. As a result the brake shaft may stick, and this may allow the vehicle to roll away when parked;

b) A defect with the parking brake automatic adjuster may fail to compensate for brake pad wear, and this may allow the vehicle to roll away when parked.

What are the hazards?

These conditions may cause injury or 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 rectify the defects.

Consumers who require further information can contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 1312 11 or their preferred Dealer. To find a Mitsubishi dealer, visit https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-service-centre#
Supplier details
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd

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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