MFV00001 - Fire Extinguisher May Be Clogged or Inoperable - 2004-2017 Mitsubishi Fuso Trucks

January 11, 2018

Fire Extinguisher May Be Clogged or Inoperable

In the event of a fire, if the fire extinguisher does not function properly, it can increase the risk of injury.

 

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V047

Manufacturer Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc.

Components EQUIPMENT

Potential Number of Units Affected 1,153

 

Summary

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc. (MFTA) is recalling certain 2004-2017 FE84D, FE85D, FEC52, FEC72, FEC92, FGB72, FK61F and FM657 trucks. These trucks are equipped with Kidde Plastic-Handle or Push Button 'Pindicator' Fire Extinguishers that may become clogged, preventing the extinguisher from discharging as expected or requiring excessive force to activate the extinguisher. Additionally, in certain models, the nozzle may detach from the valve assembly with enough force that it could cause injury and also render the product inoperable. For a full list of the affected fire extinguisher models visit: https://static.nhtsa.gov/odi/rcl/2017/RMISC-17E062-5427.pdf

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SR−17−006 - SRS Warning Lamp Illumination - 2014-2018 Mitsubishi Mirage

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V686
Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 83,555

 

Air Bags May Not Deploy in a Crash

Air bags that do not deploy as designed in a crash increase the risk of injury.

 

Summary

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2014-2018 Mirage vehicles. The internal acceleration sensor in the Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Electronic Control Unit (ECU) can misinterpret vibrations such as those from poor road conditions or a flat tire to be a sensor error thereby disabling the air bags from deploying in a crash.

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SR-17-005 - Electrical Power Control Relay - 2015-2017 Mitsubishi

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V609
Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Components ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Potential Number of Units Affected 132,552

 

Engine may Stall or Overheat

If the engine stalls, there is an increased the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Outlander, 2015-2016 Lancer and Outlander Sport, and 2015 Lancer Evolution vehicles. These vehicles may have defective relays that can result in an engine stall, reduced engine power or the engine overheating.

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SR-17-004 - LANCER PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL AIR BAG INFLATOR - SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN - 2004-2006 Mitsubishi Lancer

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V569
Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Components AIR BAGS
Potential Number of Units Affected 66,001

 

Passenger Side Front Air Bag Inflator may Rupture

In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants potentially resulting in serious injury or death.

 

Summary

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (Mitsubishi) is recalling certain 2004-2006 Lancer and Lancer Evolution vehicles and 2004 Lancer Sportback vehicles. These vehicles are equipped with a passenger side frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion which, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture.

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SR-17-003 - WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR - SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN - 2007-2013 Mitsubishi Outlander

NHTSA Campaign Number: 17V461
Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Components VISIBILITY
Potential Number of Units Affected 100,082

 

Water Intrusion may cause Wiper Motor Failure

Failure of the wiper motor can cause a loss of visibility, increasing the risk of a crash.

 

Summary

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2007-2013 Outlander vehicles.

In the affected vehicles, water may drop between the hood and the windshield and leak into the wiper motor breathing hole.

The water may cause internal corrosion of the windshield wiper motor and the possible failure of the motor.

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