Mitsubishi Motors recalls 14,700 i-MiEVs, other EVs globally

TOKYO Thu Jan 24, 2013 12:27am EST

TOKYO (Reuters) - Mitsubishi Motors Corp (7211.T) said it will recall about 14,700 electric vehicles globally due to a brake problem.

Mitsubishi Motors said that in Japan it will recall nearly 3,400 i-MiEV electric vehicles, as well as more than 2,400 MINICAB-MiEV vehicles.

Overseas, mostly in Europe, it said it is recalling about 8,900 i-MiEV vehicles.

(Reporting by Yoko Kubota; Editing by Richard Pullin)

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brotherkenny4 wrote:
The damn lithium ion batteries are so bad they even make the brakes go bad.

Jan 24, 2013 3:01pm EST  --  Report as abuse
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