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Transport Canada Recall # 2012029

Recall Date 2012/01/30
Notification Type Safety TC
System Steering
Manufacturer Recall Number
Units Affected The number of vehicles or components affected by the recall. 9,254
Category Car
Recall Details
On certain vehicles, the electro-hydraulic power steering pump could fail temporarily or permanently due to problems with the electronics that control the function of the pump, a failure of the pump cooling fan, or a loss of power to the pump. A vehicle experiencing a loss of steering power assist would revert to a manual steering mode which would require greater driver effort, especially at low vehicle speeds. Nevertheless, a loss of steering power assist could ultimately result in a crash causing property damage and/or personal injury. Correction: The electro-hydraulic power steering pump, as well as the pump cooling fan, will be subject to special extended warranty coverage of 12 years or 200,000 km from first in-service date of the vehicle.
MakeModelModel Year(s) Affected
MINI COOPER 2002 2003 2004 2005
MINI COOPER CONVERTIBLE 2005

Date Modified:
2013-07-11

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