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Mitsubishi recall 93V033000

Recall 93V033000

Affected Cars:

Make Model Year(s)
Mitsubishi 3000GT 1991

Drive Train, June 3, 1993
Original Recall from the NHTSA

NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 93V033000

NHTSA Action Number: EA92004

Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

Potential Number of Units Affected: 3154

Summary: A CONDITION EXISTS THAT ALLOWS OIL TO LEAK FROM THE ALL WHEEL DRIVE TRANSFER CASE. LOW OIL LEVELS IN THE TRANSFER CASE CAN CAUSE BEARING DAMAGE AND FAILURE.

Consequence: BEARING FAILURE IN THE TRANSFER CASE CAN RESULT INPOWER TRAIN LOCKUP WITHOUT PRIOR WARNING, WHILE THE VEHICLE IS AT HIGHWAY SPEED.THIS COULD RESULT IN A LOSS OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.

Remedy: INSTALL A C-RING TO TRANSFER CASE TO PREVENT OIL LEAKAGE, OR REPLACE TRANSFER CASE TO MAINTAIN SUFFICIENT OIL LEVELS IN THE TRANSFER CASE.

Notes: SYSTEM: DRIVE TRAIN.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS, VR-4.

Recall data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration