2004 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER Recall - Recall ID 47827

2004 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER Recall

NHTSA Campaign Number: 03V429000 
Vehicle/Equipment Make: MITSUBISHI 
Vehicle/Eqipment Model: OUTLANDER 
Model Year: 2004 
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Mfg Component Desc: VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER 
Mfg Involved in Recall: MITSUBISHI MOTORS NORTH AMERICA, INC. 
Manufacture Dates: 06-20-03 through 07-11-03 
Type of Report: (V) Vehicle 
Potential # of Units Affected: 394 
Date Owner Notified by Mfg: 11-14-03 
Recall Initiated By: MFR 
Mfg Responsible for Recall: MITSUBISHI MOTORS NORTH AMERICA, INC. 
Report Recieved Date: 11-03-03 
Record Creation Date: 11-05-03 
Regulation Part Number:  
FMVSS Number:  
Defect Summary: ON CERTAIN SPORT UTILITY VEHICLES LOCATED IN THE CARIBBEAN, DUE TO A SOFTWARE PROGRAMMING ERROR IN THE ELECTRONIC TIMING AND CONTROL SYSTEM (ETACS), WHILE USING THE INTERMITTENT WIPER MODE, THE INTERMITTENT WIPER SWEEP TIME INTERVAL MAY INCREASE AS MUCH AS 6.8 SECOND BETWEEN WIPER SWEEPS. 
Consequence Summary: IF THIS OCCURS DURING SEVERE WEATHER AND DURING VEHICLE'S HIGH-SPEED OPERATION, THE DRIVER VISIBILITY WOULD BE REDUCED, WHICH COULD LEAD TO A CRASH. 
Corrective Summary: DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE ETACS MODULE. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN NOVEMBER 14, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN AT 1-800-981-0452. 
Notes: CUSTOMERS CAN ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-DASH-2-DOT (1-888-327-4236). 
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2004 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER Recall - Recall ID 47827 for MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

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