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2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV recall SR-13-001

Mitsubishi Recall SR-13-001: Vacuum Pump May Fail/Increased Stopping Distances

2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV

If the vaccum pump system fails, it will reduce available brake power which would result in lengthened stopping distances, which may increase the risk of a vehicle crash.

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Summary
Mitsubishi Motors North America is recalling certain model year 2012 i-MiEV electric vehicles manufactured December 2, 2011, through September 7, 2012. The brake system vacuum pump may fail, causing the vacuum pump to be inoperable.
Actions
Mitsubishi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the affected vacuum pumps free of charge. The recall began on February 28, 2013. Owners may contact Mitsubishi at 1-888-648-7820.
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Date Announced
JAN 25, 2013
Vehicles Affected
1,402
Mitsubishi Recall #
SR-13-001
NHTSA Campaign #
13V031000
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