From January 6, 2020, to January 5, 2022, Mitsubishi Vietnam Motor Co., Ltd. (MMV) will recall the Mitsubishi TRITON GLS model to replace the footing rivets for pedestrian vehicles. Details are as follows:
|No.||Vehicle name||Model||Range of VIN||Production date||Quantity|
|1||Mitsubishi TRITON GLS||KL3TJNHFPL||MMBJNKL30GH001387 – MMBJNKL30GH078049||13/02/2015 – 13/09/2016||328|
|KL3TJYHFPL||MMBJYKL30GH000404 – MMBJYKL30GH076522||22/01/2015 – 01/09/2016||284|
Note: All Mitsubishi TRITON GLS vehicles assembled from 2017 onwards have been fitted with improved footsteps. Mitsubishi TRITON GLS vehicles manufactured from 2017 imported to Vietnam will not be affected by this error.
On affected vehicles, the Rivets fixing side step shades may corrode and fracture. In case all the rivets fracture, the side step shades may drop off from the car causing a risk of the vehicle accident.
The cause of the phenomenon is determined by the environment exposed to saltwater or antifreeze, and the rivets are corroded, leading to fracture.
Mitsubishi Motors Vietnam will carry out a campaign to replace rivets fixing side step shades for Mitsubishi TRITON GLS vehicles absolutely FREE (including spare parts and tools) at all authorized distributors of MMV nationwide, the time for replacement is 1.2 hours (about 72 minutes).
To save your waiting time, MMV is looking forward to receiving the sympathy and cooperation from customers by actively contacting the nearest Authorized Distributor of Mitsubishi to make an appointment to help. We serve you better.
Mitsubishi Motors Vietnam commits that customer safety is always our top priority. MMV sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience related to this recall campaign and would like to express our sincere thanks to customers who have always trusted and supported Mitsubishi’s products. Thereby, MMV is committed to improving the quality of products and services to bring the best experiences to deserve the trust and expectations of Vietnamese customers.