Mitsubishi Colt Potential detachment of crankshaft pulley Recall
Recall affects Mitsubishi COLT
What is the recall for?
The Crankshaft Pulley securing bolt may not have been correctly torqued. The bolt may loosen or break and in the worst case result in detachment of the pulley.
When was it announced?
Nov 6, 2000
What action are Mitsubishi taking?
All engines up to engine number YD2145 - remove pulley securing bolt increase the depth of the thread in the Crankshaft by 5 mm. Check bolt for damage and renew if necessary. Lubricate threads refit and tighten to specified torque. Engines numbered from YD2146 onwards - remove pulley securing bolt examine for damage and renew if necessary lubricate threads refit and tighten to specified torque.
Does this affect your Colt?
This issue affects Colt, this particular recall is for the Colt.
Jan 1, 1996 - Dec 31, 1999
If your car is affected please get in touch with your Mitsubishi dealer and quote reference R/2000/083