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Recall: No. 4 of 14
Recall Ref: R/2012/068
Exact Model: Lancer, Outlander GS45x
Build Date: 27 apr 2011 to 29 apr 2011
Numbers: 29
Defect: It is possible that the parking brake cable may not be properly located in the rear brake shoes parking brake operating lever. It is therefore possible, if the cable is not secure, that the cable may become loose during driving, which will result in the failure of the handbrake if not rectified.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles to check and, if required, secure the cable.
Launch Date: 31 May 2012
Recall: No. 5 of 14
Recall Ref: R/2014/072
Exact Model: Outlander
Build Date: September 2012 to April 2013
Numbers: 574
Defect: As a result of incorrect machining of the oil seal installation aperture in the transfer cover by one of the transfer box suppliers it is possible the oil seal may move from its intended position in the casing. This can result Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) passing from the main gearbox into the transfer casing causing the ATF pressure to drop which will result in poor shifting and the illumination of a warning lamp on the instrument panel. Also as the oil level in the transfer box increase it can leak out from the transfer box breather pipe onto the road surface. In the worst case scenario the vehicle can lose all drive.
Action: Recall all affected vehicles to inspect the transfer box. If found to be one of the affected transfer boxes then the transfer box will be replaced.
Launch Date: 25 July 2014
Recall: No. 6 of 14
Recall Ref: R/2014/129
Exact Model: Outlander & ASX
VIN: Various
Build Date: April 2010 to July 2012
Numbers: 4333
Defect: Due to incorrect installation of the switch sleeve in the brake booster the switch sleeve may be cracked. As a result the tip of the switch sleeve could break off causing the brake pedal not to release with the effect of the vehicle being unable to restart/move/pull away.
Action: Recall the vehicles that are likely to be affected to check the production date of the brake booster. Replace the brake booster if it is of the affected production dates.
Launch Date: 28 November 2014

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


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