MITSUBISHI ( 18V103000 )- Wiper Link Can Corrode Due to Moisture Exposure

Originally appeared on NHTSA

https://www.nhtsa.gov/recalls?nhtsaId=18V103000&refurl=rss

NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V103000

Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.

Components VISIBILITY

Potential Number of Units Affected 158,651

Summary

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain 2011-2016 Outlander Sport vehicles. Water may enter between the hood and windshield and cause the front wiper link ball joint to corrode, possibly resulting in the wiper link separating and the wipers becoming inoperative.

Remedy

MMNA will notify owners, and dealers will replace the rod of the wiper link and the wiper motor crank arm, free of charge. The recall is expected to begin April 10, 2018. Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820 . MMNA’s number for this recall is SR-18-004.

Notes

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.

Vehicle

MAKE MODEL YEAR
MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER SPORT 2011-2016

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