Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd - MITSUBISHI i-MiEV

recall information

Recall number
REC-003772
PRA number
2017/15992
Campaign number
010130
Original published date
Last updated date

make and model information

Make
MITSUBISHI
Model
i-MiEV
Affected units
112

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Improper Cell Motor Unit (CMU) judgment of changes to the temperature and voltage of the main traction battery can occur when the vehicle is rolling backwards.

What are the hazards?

In the worst case scenario, the vehicle may not accelerate forward but roll backwards when on an incline, posing an accident risk for the vehicle occupants.

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 have software of the Cell Motor Unit (CMU) upgraded.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 131 211 or go to https://www.mitsubishi-motors.com.au/customer-assistance/locate-a-service-centre#.
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