2008 Mitsubishi Outlander Recalls
The pulleys that the drive the alternator, cooling fan and power steering pump mounted on the engine may experience unusual wear, resulting in the drive belt coming off. Dealers will replace the belt and any worn pulleys free of charge to resolve the concern.
The brake light switch can fail, preventing the brake lights from functioning when activated. Dealers will replace the brake lights switch free of charge to resolve the problem.
The power steering hose may develop a leak due to contacting the transmission housing. Dealers will replace the pressure hose and return hose free of charge to resolve the problem.
A check valve in the power brake booster may stick and cause the brake pedal to be harder than usual, usually after the vehicle has been shut off and then restarted. This may lead to longer stopping distances, which may create a safety hazard. Dealers will replace the brake booster check valve. The Mitsubishi recall number is SR-09-002. This recall began in April, 2009.
The brake light switch may not function properly. The brake lights may not illuminate. If the brake lights do not come on during a stop, an accident may occur. Dealers will replace the brake light switch. The Mitsubishi recall number is SR-09-001. This recall began during February, 2009.
The unused wiring connector that is used to operate power seats may be exposed to moisture and contaminants underneath existing manual seats. Dealers will relocate the floor wiring harness from beneath both the passenger and driver seats to above the carpet and away from the bottom of the floorboard to prevent contact with any future contaminants and moisture free of charge to resolve the concern.