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Recall 18V071000

Sunroof Glass Detaches From Sunroof

Recall Details

The sunroof glass may detach from the sunroof assembly, becoming a road hazard and increasing risk of a crash. Dealers will replace the sunroof glass assembly free of charge to resolve the concern.

Our Quick Take

The sunroof glass may detach from the sunroof assembly, which can allow it to become a road hazard, possibly causing an accident.

What Should You Do?

Recall repairs on your Mitsubishi must be performed by a Mitsubishi dealership. Mitsubishi will notify known owners of affected vehicles beginning in March, 2018. 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. The Mitsubishi recall number is SR-18-003.

Body, Interior & Misc., January 26, 2018

Original Recall from the NHTSA

Manufacturer's Report Date
January 26, 2018
NHTSA Action Number
N/A
Potential Number of Units Affected
56,641
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number
18V071000
Component
VISIBILITY
Summary
Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2007-2010 Outlander, 2008-2010 Lancer, 2009-2010 Lancer Evolution, and 2010 Lancer Sportback vehicles equipped with sunroofs. The sunroof glass may detach from the sunroof assembly, becoming a road hazard to other vehicles.
Consequence
If the sunroof glass detaches from the assembly while driving, it can become a road hazard, increasing the risk of a crash.
Remedy
MMNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the sunroof glass assembly, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin March 27, 2018. Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820. MMNA's number for this recall is SR-18-003.
Notify
Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), or go to www.safercar.gov.
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