Mitsubishi—11MY to 12MY ASX SUV's with 4N13 Diesel Engine
PRA number: 2013/13910
Date published: 16th December 2013
11MY to 12MY ASX SUV's with 4N13 diesel engine piston ring sticking prevention
Campaign number: 010071
Target number: 1588
What are the defects?
The piston rings may become stuck due to soot deposits accumulated in the piston ring grooves.
What are the hazards?
As a result, the pistons may overheat and melt due to excessive blow-by gasses. This may cause the engine to stall or become impossible to restart, posing a potential traffic hazard to road users.
Where the product was sold