The vehicle certification label on the driver's door area may have the improper vehicle identification number (VIN) listed. Dealers will install corrected certification labels free of charge to resolve the concern.
Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Recalls
The ventilation system blower motor may fail. This can cause reduced visibility because of windows fogging up due to a lack of defroster operation. The dealership will replace the blower motor free of charge to correct this concern.
The front passenger lap belt may not have been properly secured during vehicle assembly. The retaining bolt could be loose and the seatbelt may not be capable of properly securing the seat occupant in the event of a crash. Dealers will inspect and replace the seat belt lap end attachment fastener to address this concern.
The brake pedal may not return to the top position due to a fracture of the switch sleeve of the power brake booster. Proper safe operation of the brakes may be compromised. Dealers will inspect and replace the brake booster as needed free of charge to resolve the concern.
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 drivers side seat mounted air bag wiring harness may be improperly routed, and as a result may cause the air bag warning light to illuminate. Additionally it may not deploy properly in an accident. Dealers will inspect the wiring and re-route it free of charge as necessary to resolve the concern.
The left front strut may have a stabilizer link bracket that was not properly welded in place. As a result the link may detach and cause damage to the tire and/or brake hose. A damaged tire could result in reduced steering ability. A damaged brake hose could result in increased stopping distance. Dealers will inspect and replace the left front strut if necessary to correct this concern.
2011 Outlander Sport models are being recalled because the panoramic glass roof may not have been properly installed during vehicle assembly. If a primer was not used before the adhesive was applied, the glass may not be as secure as it should be. As a result the glass could detach from the vehicle while driving, creating a road hazard for other vehicles. Dealers will inspect the panoramic glass and re-install as necessary.
The turn signal lever on certain vehicles was manufactured incorrectly, which could lead to failure of the auto-cancel function of the turn signal. If the turn signal were to continue to flash when it should have canceled, other drivers may receive inaccurate indications of the driver's intended maneuvers, increasing the risk of a crash. Dealers will inspect and replace the turn signal lever to correct this concern.