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2018 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER PHEV RECALL (FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL)

Make: Mitsubishi
Model Year: 2018
Model: OUTLANDER PHEV
NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V621000
Component: FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
Potential Number of Vehicles Affected: 58,916
Owner Notified Date: N/A
Report Received Date: 09/14/2018
Record Creation Date: 09/18/2018

2018 Mitsubishi OUTLANDER PHEV DEFECT SUMMARY

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport vehicles equipped with a Forward Collision Mitigation (FCM) system and 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Eclipse Cross vehicles and 2017-2018 Outlander vehicles equipped with an Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) system and/or an Electric Parking Brake (EPB) system. The software for the Hydraulic Unit Electronic Control Unit (ECU) may be incorrect, possibly preventing the intervention of a safety system such as automatic emergency braking, Anti-lock Braking (ABS), Electronic Stability Control (ESC), or the Brake Auto Hold (BAH) function when any of these systems are in use.

2018 Mitsubishi OUTLANDER PHEV DEFECT CONSEQUENCE SUMMARY

If the safety systems do not function as intended, it can increase the risk of a crash.

2018 Mitsubishi OUTLANDER PHEV RECALL CORRECTIVE SUMMARY

MMNA will notify owners, and dealers will update the Hydraulic Unit-ECU software, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin October 16, 2018. Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820. MMNA's number for this recall is SR-18-008.
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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