2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Long-Term Road Test

2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SE: The A-Pillar Dangle

April 07, 2011

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So this happened. I found it like this when I got into our long-term 2011 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport SE last night. I don't know if someone was overly enthusiastic with a door slam, or it just spontaneously disassembled. Either way, this is unusual.

I tried to gently press the plastic piece back into place, exercising caution as the A-pillar is marked indicating there is an airbag in there. No Joy -- the small tabs aren't catching on either side of the plastic.

It doesn't interfere at all with driving, so we may just leave it until the next scheduled service.

Albert Austria, Senior VE Engineer @ 6,750 miles

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