The Rapid Alert System for Non-Food Products (RAPEX)

Alert number: A12/1564/17

Product:  Passenger car

Name: ASX and Pajero Sport

Batch number / Barcode:  ASX: Production period: from April 2010 to September 2014 , Pajero Sport: Production period: from March 2008 to September 2015

Type of alert: Serious

Category: Motor vehicles

Brand: Mitsubishi

Type / number of model:  ASX (GA0W); Model year: 2011 – 2015, Pajero Sport (KH0W/KG0W); Model year: 2009 – 2014

Risk type: Injuries
The end cap of the gas springs for the rear door can come off. The end cap can hit the user and/or the rear door can fall down suddenly resulting in injury to the user.

Measures taken by economic operators: Recall of the product from end users (By: Importer)

Description:  Passenger car

Country of origin: Japan

Alert submitted by: Portugal

Products were found and measures were taken also in: Bulgaria, Croatia, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Luxembourg, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden, The Netherlands