Mitsubishi—Lancer Evolution vehicles—replace the clip retaining the clutch oil feed tube

Identifying features

Affected vehicles are between the following VIN ranges:

09 Model year Lancer Evolution:
Between JMFSNCZ4A9U000001 and JMFSNCZ4A9U000438
Between JMYSNCZ4A9U000274 and JMYSNCZ4A9U000750

10 Model year Lancer Evolution:
Between JMFSNCZ4AAU000208 and JMFSNCZ4AAU000221
Between JMYSNCZ4AAU000202 and JMYSNCZ4AAU000203

What are the defects?

The strength of the wire clip retaining the oil pressure pipe to the clutch master cylinder may be insufficient allowing the pipe to become disconnected during clutch operation.

What are the hazards?

This will result in clutch fluid loss and the inability to operate the clutch.

What should consumers do?

Mistubishi will be contacting all owners via mail on 12 May 2010 requesting you contact your Mitsubishi dealer for replacement of retaining clip of clutch feed oil pipe with a modified type.

Where the product was sold
Nationally

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
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