TSBs

for

1991 3000GTs


3SX Peformance 1

Service Bulletin Number: 90-25-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 001
Date of Bulletin: 9101
NHTSA Item Number: SB023174
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:SHAFT CHAIN:PROPELLOR:DRIVE
Summary: VIBRATION ON ACCELERATION-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-22-002
Bulletin Sequence Number: 81
Date of Bulletin: 9101
NHTSA Item Number: SB023176
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)2
Summary: TRANSFER CASE-PDI PROCEDURE-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-35-002R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 009
Date of Bulletin: 9101
NHTSA Item Number: SB023369
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: BRAKES:HYDRAULIC:LINKAGE:PEDAL
Summary: ADJUSTING SHIFT LOCK CABLE AFTER BRAKE PEDAL HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT-ALL
1990/91 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE, GALANT, MIRAGE AND 1991 3000GT MODELS CM

Service Bulletin Number: 91-51-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 010
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023370
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS(GIVE SIDE/END)
Summary: POPPING ON ACCELERATION, NOISE MAY BE COMING FROM INTERFERENCE BETWEEN
LEFT AIR DAM SUPPORT BRACKET AND CROSSMEMBER, BULLETIN DESCRIBES REPAIRS
PROCEDURES TO CORRECT PROBLEM-ALL 1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT VR4 MODELS CM

Service Bulletin Number: 91-00-002R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 013
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023874
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: SERVICE MANUAL CHANGES-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-11-004R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 018
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023879
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ENGINE
Summary: OIL PRESSURE RELIEF VALVE SPRING-SERVICE MANUAL UPDATE-1991 MITSUBISHI
3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-11-006R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 020
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023881
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: AUTO TENSIONER MOUNTING BOLT SEALING-SERVICE MANUAL UPDATE-ALL 1991
MITSUBISHI 3000GT MODELS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-23-009R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 037
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023898
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DIFFERENTIAL UNIT
Summary: REMOVAL OF DIFFERENTIAL BEARING RETAINER,SERVICE MANUAL REVISION-1991
MITSUBISHI 3000GT,ECLIPSE AND GALANT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-27-001R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 040
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023901
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN
Summary: AXLE SHAFT NUT TORQUE,SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTION-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-35-002R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 045
Date of Bulletin: 9101
NHTSA Item Number: SB023906
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: ADJUSTING SHIFT LOCK CABLE AFTER BRAKE PEDAL HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT-1990-91
MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE,GALANT,MIRAGE AND 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-51-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 047
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023908
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: SUSPENSION:INDEPENDENT FRONT
Summary: POPPING NOISE ON ACCELERATION MAY BE HEARD FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE,NOISE
MAY COME FROM INTERFERENCE BETWEEN LEFT AIR DAM SUPPORT BRACKET AND
CROSSMEMBER,REPAIR PROCEDURES-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-51-002
Bulletin Sequence Number: 048
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023909
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: TIE-DOWN HOLE PLUG INSTALLATION,PDI PROCEDURE-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-52-002R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 050
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023911
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Summary: TIGHTNESS WHEN OPENING ACCESSORY SOCKET COVER-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-52B-001R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 051
Date of Bulletin: 9102
NHTSA Item Number: SB023912
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: SRS DIAGNOSTIC SEQUENCE,SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTIONS-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT
AND 19 90 SIGMA BB

Service Bulletin Number: 91-00-004
Bulletin Sequence Number: 055
Date of Bulletin: 9103
NHTSA Item Number: SB024626
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Summary: MULTI-USE TESTER ROM PACK USAGE-ALL MITSUBISHI MODELS CE

Service Bulletin Number: 91-13-005
Bulletin Sequence Number: 059
Date of Bulletin: 9103
NHTSA Item Number: SB024630
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: EQUIPMENT:SPEED CONTROL
Summary: CRUISE CONTROL DIAGNOSIS-1991 3000GT CE

Service Bulletin Number: 91-37-003
Bulletin Sequence Number: 067
Date of Bulletin: 9103
NHTSA Item Number: SB024638
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: STEERING:COLUMN SHAFT UPPER
Summary: STEERING SQUEAK, CAUSED BY LACK OF LUBRICATION BETWEEN STEERING
SHAFT & BEARING- BULLETIN PROVIDES REPAIR PROCEDURES CE

Service Bulletin Number: 91-00-006
Bulletin Sequence Number: 071
Date of Bulletin: 9104
NHTSA Item Number: SB025864
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: DIAGNOSTIC EQUIP USAGE-91 3000GT RC

Service Bulletin Number: 91-42A-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 080
Date of Bulletin: 9104
NHTSA Item Number: SB025873
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: VISUAL SYSTEMS:MIRRORS
Summary: WATER SEEPAGE RC

Service Bulletin Number: 91-42B-001R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 081
Date of Bulletin: 9103
NHTSA Item Number: SB025874
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: STRUCTURE:DOOR ASSEMBLY
Summary: DOOR LOCKING SYSTEM UPDATE RC

Service Bulletin Number: 91-11-009
Bulletin Sequence Number: 090
Date of Bulletin: 9105
NHTSA Item Number: SB027498
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ENGINE:VALVES:VALVE TRAIN
Summary: THIS TSB DESCRIBES POSSIBLE CAUSE OF EXCESSIVE AUTOMATIC VALVE LASH
ADJUSTER NOI SE AND PROVIDES CORRECTIVE PROCEDURE-MITSUBISHI SERVICE MANAGERS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-16-003
Bulletin Sequence Number: 095
Date of Bulletin: 9107
NHTSA Item Number: SB027664
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:OTHER PART
Summary: THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES HOW TO CORRECT ROUGH IDLE BY CLEANING SPARK
PLUGS-1991 3000GT AND MIRAGE 1.5L DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-21-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 096
Date of Bulletin: 9105
NHTSA Item Number: SB027665
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY
Summary: THIS BULLETIN DESCRIBES INSTALLATION OF CLUTCH REPAIR KIT WHICH CAN
CORRECT GRIN DING NOISE IN GETRAG MANUAL TRANSAXLE ON 1991
3000GT VR4-MITSUBISHI DEALERS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-22-013
Bulletin Sequence Number: 81
Date of Bulletin: 9107
NHTSA Item Number: SB027666
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:5 SPEED AND UP
Summary: MODIFICATION OF MANUAL TRANSAXLE SYNCHRONIZER COMPONENETS-1991 MITSUBISHI
MODELS WITH M/T(TRUCKS EXCLUDED) DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-00-011
Bulletin Sequence Number: 099
Date of Bulletin: 9107
NHTSA Item Number: SB028358
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Summary: MSN 4-MULTI-USE TESTER ROM PACK USAGE-ALL MITSUBISHI MODELS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-13-013
Bulletin Sequence Number: 104
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB028363
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: FUEL:FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY:TANK
Summary: WHEN FUEL TANK DRAIN PLUG IS REMOVED, TECHNICIANS ARE ADVISED TO IDENTIFY
THE DR AIN PLUG & SEALING WASHER-1991 MITSUBISHI TRUCK/GALANT/3000GT DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-23-017R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 106
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB028365
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: F4A3 AND W4A3 SOLENOID VALVE HARNESS ROUTING-1991 MITSUBISHI 3000GT,
ECLIPSE & GALANT MODELS

Service Bulletin Number: 91-23-018R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 107
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB028366
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: DIFFERENTIAL FRONT BEARING CAP BOLT INSTALLATION-SERVICE MANUAL
UPDATE-1991 MITS UBISHI 3000GT/ECLIPSE GSX & GALANT GSX DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-52B-002
Bulletin Sequence Number: 112
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB028371
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: INTERIOR SYSTEMS:PASSIVE RESTRAINT:AIR BAG IMPACT SENSOR
Summary: UNDEPLOYED AIR BAG MODULE-OUTSIDE VEHICLE DEPLOYMENT FOR DISPOSAL-MITSUBISHI
SIG MA/GALANT SIGMA/3000GT/& DIAMANTE DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-55-007
Bulletin Sequence Number: 113
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB028372
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: HEATER:DEFROSTER:DEFOGGER AND VENTILATION
Summary: AIR SELECTION CONTROL CABLE ADJUSTMENT-1991 MIRAGE/ECLIPSE/3000GT & TRUCKS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-23-015R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 119
Date of Bulletin: 9106
NHTSA Item Number: SB028911
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE MODEL NUMBER DESIGNATION-SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTION-1991
MITS UBISHI 3000GT DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-23-016R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 120
Date of Bulletin: 9107
NHTSA Item Number: SB028912
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: SHIFT CONTROL SOLENOID VALVE-SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTION-1989-91 GALANT AND
1991 ECLIPSE & 3000GT DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-54-004R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 122
Date of Bulletin: 9106
NHTSA Item Number: SB028914
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:HARNESS:FRONT:UNDERHOOD
Summary: WIRING HARNESS VOLTAGES-SERVICE MANUAL CORRECTION-1987 GALANT/1988
SIGMA/1987-89 STARION & 1991 3000GT DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-00-012R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 124
Date of Bulletin: 9109
NHTSA Item Number: SB029017
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: 3000GT SERVICE MANUAL CHANGES-MITSUBISHI DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-12-001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 126
Date of Bulletin: 9108
NHTSA Item Number: SB029019
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:5 SPEED AND UP
Summary: MANUAL TRANSMISSION/TRANSAXLE GEAR OIL-1991 MITSUBISHI MODELS DG

Service Bulletin Number: 91-11-014R
Bulletin Sequence Number: 139
Date of Bulletin: 9110
NHTSA Item Number: SB029933
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ENGINE
Summary: 6G7 TURBO ENGINE CYLINDER HEAD TORQUE REVISION DG

Service Bulletin Number: 92-54-007
Bulletin Sequence Number: 026
Date of Bulletin: 9212
NHTSA Item Number: SB032401
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING:HARNESS:FRONT:UNDERHOOD
Summary: NO START CONDITION-CORROSION IN TWO WIRES OF A-67 CONNECTOR DG

Service Bulletin Number: TSB93-13-003
Bulletin Sequence Number: 007
Date of Bulletin: 9308
NHTSA Item Number: SB033870
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: FUEL:FUEL FILTER LINE
Summary: FUEL STARVATION CAN OCCUR WHEN THE IN-TANK FUEL FILTER BECOMES CLOGGED. *LDG

Service Bulletin Number: EMR-94-002
Bulletin Sequence Number: 005
Date of Bulletin: 9405
NHTSA Item Number: SB036419
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: EXHAUST/CRANKCASE EMISSION CONTROL DEVICES
Summary: CALIFORNIA RECALL - INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPLACEMENT OF THE EVAPORATIVE
CANNISTER ON 3000GT VEHICLES MANUFACTURED IN 1991. *TW

Service Bulletin Number: TSB9452B001
Bulletin Sequence Number: 007
Date of Bulletin: 9406
NHTSA Item Number: SB036646
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: INTERIOR SYSTEMS:PASSIVE RESTRAINT:BELTS
Summary: SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAIN SYSTEM-COMPONENT REPLACEMENT INFORMATION. *TW

Service Bulletin Number: RCL/EMR94003
Bulletin Sequence Number: 011
Date of Bulletin: 9407
NHTSA Item Number: SB036955
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: EXHAUST/CRANKCASE EMISSION CONTROL DEVICES
Summary: 1991 FEDERAL 3000GT EVAPORATIVE CANNISTER REPLACEMENT. *TW

Service Bulletin Number: TSB93-22-002
Bulletin Sequence Number: 023
Date of Bulletin: 9308
NHTSA Item Number: SB039689
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC:SPEEDOMETER PINION
Summary: NEW SPEEDOMETER DRIVEN GEAR. *TW

Service Bulletin Number: TSB97-11-002
Bulletin Sequence Number:
Date of Bulletin: 9702
NHTSA Item Number: SB052060
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: ENGINE:VALVES:VALVE TRAIN
Summary: NEW VALVE LASH ADJUSTER NOISE CHECKING AND TROUBLESHOOTING PROCEDURES. *JD

Service Bulletin Number: TSB97-54-004
Bulletin Sequence Number:
Date of Bulletin: 9703
NHTSA Item Number: SB052090
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC:OTHER PARTS
Summary: DELETION OF ELC-4 A/T ECO CIRCUIT- SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *JD

Service Bulletin Number: TSB97-13-009
Bulletin Sequence Number:
Date of Bulletin: 9705
NHTSA Item Number: SB052626
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: MANUFACTURER'S INFORMATION TO DEALERS
Summary: EGR AND PURGE SOLENOID LOCATIONS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TW

Service Bulletin Number: TSB97-23-008
Bulletin Sequence Number:
Date of Bulletin: 9706
NHTSA Item Number: SB052661
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year: 1991
Component: POWER TRAIN:TRANSMISSION:AUTOMATIC
Summary: SHIFT CHARACTERISTICS OF F4A SERIES A/T. *TW

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Recalls

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1991 3000GTs

VR-4 Transfer Case Oil Leak Safety Belt Buckle Brake Fluid Leak


NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 93V033000
Component: POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE (INDICATOR FORWARD OR REVERSE)
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI MOT SALES, INC


Year: 1991
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year of Recall: '93
Type of Report: Vehicle
Potential Number of Units Affected: 3154
Summary:
A CONDITION EXISTS THAT ALLOWS OIL TO LEAK FROM THE ALL WHEEL DRIVE TRANSFER
CASE. LOW OIL LEVELS IN THE TRANSFER CASE CAN CAUSE BEARING DAMAGE AND FAILURE.

BEARING FAILURE IN THE TRANSFER CASE CAN RESULT INPOWER TRAIN LOCKUP WITHOUT
PRIOR WARNING, WHILE THE VEHICLE IS AT HIGHWAY SPEED.THIS COULD RESULT IN A LOSS
OF VEHICLE CONTROL AND AN ACCIDENT.

INSTALL A C-RING TO TRANSFER CASE TO PREVENT OIL LEAKAGE, OR REPLACE TRANSFER
CASE TO MAINTAIN SUFFICIENT OIL LEVELS IN THE TRANSFER CASE.

SYSTEM: DRIVE TRAIN.

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS, VR-4.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 95V103004
Component: INTERIOR SYSTEMS:ACTIVE RESTRAINTS:BELT BUCKLES
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI MOT SALES, INC


Year: 1991
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year of Recall: '95
Type of Report: Vehicle
Potential Number of Units Affected: 658000
Summary:
THE FRONT SAFETY BELT BUCKLE RELEASE BUTTONS CAN BREAK. THESE RED PLASTIC
RELEASE BUTTONS ARE MARKED "PRESS." IF A BUTTON BREAKS, PIECES CAN FALL INTO THE
BUCKLE ASSEMBLY CAUSING THE BUCKLE TO OPERATE IMPROPERLY.

THE SAFETY BELTS WOULD NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE PROTECTION TO AN OCCUPANT IN A
VEHICLE CRASH.

OWNERS SHOULD PROMPTLY CHECK THE CONDITION AND OPERATION OF BOTH FRONT SAFETY
BELT BUCKLES AND CAREFULLY INSPECT THE RED RELEASE BUTTON FOR ANY BREAKS OR
CRACKS. THEY SHOULD ENSURE THAT BOTH BUCKLES ARE OPERATING PROPERLY BY INSERTING
EACH LATCH PLATE INTO ITS BUCKLE, TUGGING ON THE BELT TO MAKE SURE THE LATCH IS
SECURELY LOCKED, AND THEN PRESSING THE RELEASE BUTTON. THE LATCH PLATE SHOULD
POP OUT OF THE BUCKLE WHEN THE BUTTON IS PRESSED. IF EITHER RELEASE BUTTON SHOWS
A SIGN OF BREAKING OR CRACKING OR IF EITHER BUCKLE FAILS TO OPERATE PROPERLY,
OWNERS SHOULD PROMPTLY CONTACT THEIR AUTHORIZED DEALER TO SCHEDULE AN
APPOINTMENT TO HAVE THE BUCKLE REPLACED OR REPAIRED, FREE OF CHARGE. THE
MANUFACTURER IS DEVELOPING A REMEDY DESIGNED TO PREVENT FAILURE OF THE BUTTONS
THAT ARE NOT CURRENTLY BROKEN.

SYSTEM: INTERIOR; SEAT BELTS; BELT BUCKLES.

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES AND LIGHT DUTY TRUCKS AND VANS EQUIPPED
WITH SAFETY BELTS MADE BY TAKATA CORPORATION.

NOTE: IF YOUR VEHICLE IS PRESENTED TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON
SERVICE DATE AND THE REMEDY IS NOT PROVIDED FREE OF CHARGE WITHIN A REASONABLE
TIME, PLEASE CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL
HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.

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NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number: 96V143000
Component: BRAKES:HYDRAULIC:LINES:HOSE:NON-METALLIC
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI MOT SALES, INC


Year: 1991
Make: MITSUBISHI
Model: 3000GT
Year of Recall: '96
Type of Report: Vehicle
Potential Number of Units Affected: 126000
Summary:
UNDER CONDITIONS OF FULL LOCK STEERING AND FULL SUSPENSION TRAVEL, THE LEFT OR
RIGHT FRONT WHEEL-SIDE BRAKE HOSE CAN CRACK, RESULTING IN BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE.

BRAKE FLUID LEAKAGE WILL CAUSE ILLUMINATION OF THE BRAKE WARNING LAMP AND
REDUCTION IN BRAKING EFFICIENCY INCREASING THE RISK OF A VEHICLE ACCIDENT.

DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE LEFT AND RIGHT FRONT WHEEL-SIDE BRAKE HOSES WITH
REVISED HOSE ASSEMBLIES.

SYSTEM: BRAKES; HYDRAULIC; LINES; HOSE; NON-METALLIC.

VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: SEDAN AND WAGONS EQUIPPED WITH ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SYSTEM
(ABS) AND MULTI-PURPOSE PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH OR WITHOUT ABS BRAKES.

OWNER NOTIFICATION: OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN IN AUGUST 1996.

NOTE: OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON
SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD
CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037 OR MITSUBISHI OF CARRIBEAN AT
1-787-251-8715. ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY
ADMINISTRATION'S AUTO SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-800-424-9393.

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