Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd — 14 -14.5MY ZJ Outlander PHEV

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)

What are the defects?

Due to improper engine software, EV software and spark plug specification, the petrol engine may shut down unexpectedly. This will limit the vehicle to EV drive mode only, with no electric charge by the engine.

What are the hazards?

The EV battery may discharge resulting in lack of power and risk of an accident.

What should consumers do?

Mitsubishi Motors Australia will contact all known owners by mail and advise them to present their vehicle to their preferred dealer to have the vehicle rectified with revised software and spark plugs.

Consumers who require further information should contact Mitsubishi Motors Australia on 1300 1312 11 or contact their preferred Dealer or visit

Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd
Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 19 September 2013 - 2 March 2017

Responsible regulator

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

Department of Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Product category