Field Fix Campaign for Mitsubishi Pajero Exceed Airbag Inflator
Kuala Lumpur, 8 August 2017 – Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia (MMM), the official
distributor of Mitsubishi Motors vehicles in Malaysia, has requested owners of 128 units
of Mitsubishi Pajero Exceed manufactured from 2010-2014 for the replacement of the
driver airbag inflators.
Some of the driver airbags may release metal fragments when deployed causing injuries
to the driver. This exercise is part of the Takata airbag recall campaign worldwide.
“Safety is our utmost priority thus MMM is taking this initiative to assure customer’s
safety and regrets the inconvenience caused to the affected customers. This effort is to
enable the replacement of the driver airbag inflator with improved inflators,” said
Tomoyuki Shinnishi, Chief Executive Officer of MMM.
Separately, MMM will also be conducting two other field fixes. The first campaign
involves tailgate gas spring for ASX Compact SUV and Pajero Sport manufactured from
2010-2015 and 2010-2016 respectively. This exercise is necessary to replace the
defective gas spring due to insufficient anti-corrosion coating.
The other campaign is for the ASX Compact SUV Wiper Motor, whereby possible water
intrusion may result in corrosion to the internal parts of the wiper motor and cause it to
MMM will issue notification letters to all affected Mitsubishi owners and the full cost of
the replacement will be borne by the company.
MMM kindly request all affected customers to make an appointment at any of the
Mitsubishi Motors authorized service centres for the replacement of the above.
For the list of service centres and further information, please visit: www.mitsubishi-
motors.com.my or contact our Customer Careline at 1-800- 18-6611 (Mondays to
Fridays, 9:00am-5.00pm) for immediate assistance.