make and model information
What are the defects?
During Manufacture the bolts attaching the ball joints to the front suspension upper arms on either side of the vehicle may not have been installed with sufficient tightening torque.
What are the hazards?
Bolts may become loose in service resulting in excessive suspension noise (knocking) and in the worst case the ball joint may become detached from the suspension arm resulting in the vehicle being unable to be driven.
Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd
Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts is the responsible regulator for this recall.