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Brake problems behind Mitsubishi EV recall
Mitsubishi Motors North America is recalling 1,402 model year 2012 i-MiEV electric vehicles because the brake system vacuum pump may fail, causing the vacuum pump to stop working, thus increasing stopping distances and increasing the risk of a collision. The company will reach out to vehicle owners. Dealers will make the repairs for free. A recall notification schedule was not provided. The campaign recall number is SR-13-001. Learn more by calling Mitsubishi at 1-888-648-7820 or contacting the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 or visiting www.safercar.gov.