USA Recall

Mitsubishi Motors

NHTSA Recall Campaign ID 03V442

Source:
http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/cars/problems/recalls/

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February 2001

Mitsubishi Motor Sales, America

Mitsubishi Montero Sport 1999

Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2000

Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2001

Number Potentially Involved: 19,000

Dates of Manufacture: June 1998 - January 2001

Noncompliance: These sport utility vehicles equipped with 3.5-liter engines have brake vacuum hoses that do not comply with the requirements of Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard No. 106, ABrake Hoses.@ Failure of the vacuum hose can result in a loss of power assist to the brakes and increase stopping distances.

Remedy: Dealers will replace the vacuum hose. The manufacturer has not yet provided an owner notification schedule.


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(Last Updated: February 15, 2004.)

" Failure of the vacuum hose can result in a loss of power assist to the brakes and increase stopping distances."


Mitsubishi Montero Sport 1999, Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2000, Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2001

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