MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE CROSS 2018: FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

Make : MITSUBISHI Model : ECLIPSE CROSS Year : 2018
Build Dates : 2017-12-26 - 2018-04-12
NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID Number : 18V621000
Date Owner's Notified: 2018-10-16 Date Received by ODI: 2018-09-14 Date Added to Database: 2018-09-18
Manufacturers Involved: Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Manufacturer's Responsible for the Recall:
Manufacturer Campaign Number: SR-18-008
Component: FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
Potential Number Of Units Affected : 58916
Summary:
      Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. "MMNA" is recalling certain 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport vehicles equipped with a Forward Collision Mitigation "FCM" system and 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV and Eclipse Cross vehicles and 2017-2018 Outlander vehicles equipped with an Adaptive Cruise Control "ACC" system and/or an Electric Parking Brake "EPB" system. The software for the Hydraulic Unit Electronic Control Unit "ECU" may be incorrect, possibly preventing the intervention of a safety system such as automatic emergency braking, Anti-lock Braking "ABS", Electronic Stability Control "ESC", or the Brake Auto Hold "BAH" function when any of these systems are in use.
Consequence:
      If the safety systems do not function as intended, it can increase the risk of a crash.
Remedy:
      MMNA will notify owners, and dealers will update the Hydraulic Unit-ECU software, free of charge. The recall began October 16, 2018. Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820. MMNA's number for this recall is SR-18-008.
Report Initiator: MFR V Report
Regulation Part Number: Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standard Number:
Notes:
      Owners may also contact the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Vehicle Safety Hotline at 1-888-327-4236 'TTY 1-800-424-9153', or go to www.safercar.gov.