Huge opinion Mitsubishi in Russia – about the Parking brake
Withdrew almost 150 thousand Mitsubishi in Russia – the owners should be prepared!
According Rosstandart Russia will be withdrawn 144.856 cars Mitsubishi. Models that fall under the program of voluntary review: Outlander PHEV, Outlander, ASX.
“Subject to review 106 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, 92.777 Mitsubishi Outlander and 51.973 of Mitsubishi ASX implemented from December 2012 to September 2016, with the VIN-codes in accordance with Annex”, the official website of Rosstandart.
The reported reason for the withdrawal was a possible reduction in the effectiveness of the Parking brake. Vehicles will be repair or replacement of rear brake calipers.
As usual, all service work during the revocable company will be held for drivers free of charge and authorized representatives of the manufacturer OOO “MMC Rus” will inform owners of Mitsubishi cars named models covered by the recall by sending letters and/or phone about the need to deliver the vehicle to the nearest dealership for repairs. Also to clarify information on the need for maintenance on your car following this algorithm:
Item No. 1. You need to know whether your model is under review. There are two easy ways to find out. The first, easiest, and correct, to call to the dealer. For example, the official distributor and importer of Mitsubishi cars in Russia is LLC “MMC Rus”, the company became the initiator of the program. Telephone information center: Moscow: +7 (495) 785-05-25 and other cities of the Russian Federation: 8-800-200-05-25 www.mitsubishi-motors.ru
Adding you the VIN number of the car will tell you whether your car has defects that need to be addressed.
The second method. On the website of Rosstandart also has a full checklist VIN codes the recalled vehicles: www.gost.ru (tab “Document 3”). Go inside the PDF files. A downloadable file with a complete list of VIN-numbers in alphabetical order. Looking for the desired number.
Item No. 2. If the machine really got under revocable company, the next logical step that you should do is to go to official dealers, who will replace potentially dangerous or damaged parts.