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Recall: No. 1 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2012/108
Exact Model: i-MiEV
Description: DRIVE MAY BE LOST
VIN: HA3W-0000895 to HA3W-0000947
Build Date:
Numbers: 25
Defect: On the 2010 model year i-MiEV (Japanese specification Right Hand Drive vehicles only) the main battery 280 amp fuse may melt shutting off the high voltage electric circuit. This will result in electrical power no longer being supplied to the motor control unit. The car will fail to start or lose all drive regardless of the battery charge state and fault codes P1A15 and P1A17 are generated.
Action: Rectification is the replacement of this fuse with a modified one.
Launch Date: 29 November 2012
Recall: No. 2 of 2
Recall Ref: R/2014/108
Exact Model: i-MiEV
VIN: JMALDHA3WBU000201 to JMALDHA3WCU000259, HA3W-0000805 to HA3W-0001660
Build Date: September 2009 to August 2011
Numbers: 287
Defect: It has been identified that the failure of an electric relay can cause the service brake electric vacuum pump to fail. The issue will be identified to the driver by the illumination of a brake warning lamp on the vehicle's instrument panel and an audible warning. If this occurs it will result in a need to apply higher brake pedal force and an increase in stopping distances
Action: Recall all affected vehicles and replace the electric vacuum pump relay.
Launch Date: 28 November 2014

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


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