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Recall: No. 7 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2011/099
Exact Model: Outlander GS45X
Build Date:
Numbers: 174
Defect: The rear wheel hubs may come loose which will produce noise to warn the driver. However, should the driver continue to driver the vehicle, it is possible that the wheel and hub will detach from the vehicle.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to replace the hub bolts and where necessary also replace the wheel hubs.
Launch Date: 14 October 2011
Recall: No. 8 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2009/037
Exact Model: Outlander GS45X with CVT/AT
Build Date: 1 January 2008 to 8 April 2009
Numbers: 180
Defect: It has been identified that after the vehicle has been stationary for some length of time, increased pressure may need to be applied to the footbrake pedal to bring the vehicle to a stop. This is due to insufficient vacuum assistance within the brake booster due to a failure of the check valve. It should be noted that on the second application of the footbrake the check valve will operate as designed and the brakes will operate as normal.
Action: Recalled vehicles will have the brake booster check valve replaced.
Launch Date: 15 July 2009
Recall: No. 9 of 9
Recall Ref: R/2010/080
Exact Model: Outlander GS45X, Lancer Saloon, Lancer Sports Back and Lancer Evolution X
Description: CLUTCH MAY FAIL
Build Date:
Numbers: 9903
Defect: The fixing clip for the clutch master cylinder pipe has insufficient clamping force to retain the pipe on the cylinder. This can result in detachment of the pipe and subsequent loss of clutch operation.
Action: Recall affected vehicles and replace fixing clip with modified, stronger, version.
Launch Date: 18 August 2010

Manufacturer contact details:
The Colt Car Company Ltd
Watermoor, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 1LF
(01285) 655777


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