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2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Recalls

Get the latest 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport recall updates.

Most Recent 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Recall

On December 2, 2016, Mitsubishi recalled 50,228 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport. Mitsubishi motors north america, inc. (mmna) is recalling certain model year 2011-2012 outlander sport vehicles manufactured august 26, 2010, to june 1, 2012, and 2016 outlander sport vehicles manufactured january 11, 2016, to july 8, 2016. the lift gate support outer tube on the affected vehicles may have insufficient anti-corrosion treatment that can allow the outer tube to corrode due to salt and water penetration.
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2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on December 2, 2016

The lift gate supports may corrode due to a lack of anti-corrosion treatment, which could cause the supports to fail and the lift gate to fall suddenly. This would increase risk of injury.

Recall repairs on your Mitsubishi must be performed by a Mitsubishi dealership. Mitsubishi will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Mitsubishi dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 31, 2016

The wiper motor may get water inside of it, causing internal corrosion. The wiper motor may stop working as a result, reducing visibility for the driver which can cause an accident.

Recall repairs on your Mitsubishi must be performed by a Mitsubishi dealership. Mitsubishi will notify known owners of affected vehicles (a timetable for this notification is not available as of the time of this writing). If you do not receive a notification, but wish to check to see if your vehicle is included, please contact one of your local Mitsubishi dealerships. They will also check for any other incomplete recalls on your vehicle. For best results, be prepared to provide your Vehicle Identification Number (VIN) to the service department consultant you speak with.

RepairPal Expert Overview on January 3, 2012

On certain vehicles, the turn signals may not automatically cancel after use.

As of this time, Mitsubishi has not determined a notification schedule for this recall. If you are experiencing problems with the turn signal operation, or you don't receive notification and feel you should have, please contact your dealer. It's helpful to have your vehicle identification number (VIN) when you call.