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Mitsubishi Recall : Mitsubishi America/Transmission Hose

2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse

Fluid leakage from the cooler hoses can cause transaxle driveability problems and smoke if the oil contacts the front exhaust pipe.

Power Train — Automatic Transmission — Cooling Unit And Lines

Summary
Vehicle description: Passenger vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions. A hose was mis-manufactured and could weaken over time, which could result in leakage of the automatic transmission fluid.
Actions
Dealers will replace the hose assembly for the automatic transmission oil cooler. Owner notification mailing will be phased over a five-month period starting March 26, through July 23, 2001. Owners who take their vehicles to an authorized dealer on an agreed upon service date and do not receive the free remedy within a reasonable time should contact Mitsubishi at 1-800-222-0037.
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Date Announced
JAN 16, 2001
Vehicles Affected
277,227
NHTSA Campaign #
01V011001
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