Recall roundup: Mitsubishi Lancer EVO in the U.S. image

Several units of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution are the subject to a recall in the United States because of a problem with a defective clutch master cylinder, which can fail.

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a total of 10,474 units of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution will be affected by this recall in the United States and their owners will have to take a trip back to the dealerships in order to get the problem fixed. The NHTSA says that the affected vehicles have a problem with the clutch master cylinder and drivers may have trouble shifting the vehicle into or out of gear, increasing the risk of a crash and injury.

The affected vehicles have been produced between the 12th of December, 2007, and the 5th of March, 2013, and owners of these cars will be soon notified by Mitsubishi. The local car dealerships will replace the clutch master cylinders at no cost to the owners. A total of 10,474 units of the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution will be affected by this action. The company will notify the owners of these cars but for more info on the subject, they are advised to contact the carmaker at 1-888-648-7820 or the NHTSA’s hotline at 1-888-327-4236.