Mitsubishi MK Triton (Dual and Single Cabs) recall

Genuine accessory parts may not comply with part of the Australian Design Rules.
 
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  • Updated:29 Aug 2011
 

01.Mitsubishi MK Triton (dual and single cabs) recall

Product description

MK Triton (dual cab) 2wd 4cyl and MK Triton (single cab) 2wd 4cyl, sold from May 2003 to December 2006.

Identifying features

VIN range:
MK Triton (dual cab) - MMBJNK6503D010900 to MMBJNK6503D036866
MK Triton (single cab) - MMB0NK6503D011505 to MMB0NK6506F009641
 
Campaign number:010053
Target number: 9500

What are the hazards?

The position of the tray relative to the towball mounting may not comply with the Australian Standard AS4177.1 1994 which requires a three dimensional clearance space around the towball mounting.

What are the defects?

Some combinations of genuine accessory aluminium trays and genuine accessory towbars fitted to the affected Triton model vehicles may not comply with part of the Australian Design Rules (ADR 62/01).

Dates available for sale

1st May 2003 - 31st December 2006

Where the product was sold

Nationally through Mitsubishi Motors Australia Ltd

What should consumers do?

All affected owners will be contacted by mail. Owners are advised to contact their authorised Mitsubishi dealership for inspection and replacement of the towbar tongue, if necessary.

 

Information sourced from Australian Competition and Consumer Commission's (ACCC) Product safety recalls

 
 

 

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