MITSUBISHI GALANT 1996 : Problems
Automatic Transmission,Brake Pad Disc,Windshield
ODI ID: 729393 NHTSA Complaint ID: 246992,246993,246994
Make: Mitsubishi Model: 1996 GALANT 96
Component/Parts: Automatic Transmission,Brake Pad Disc,Windshield
Failure Date: August 03, 1998 Complaint Date: August 29, 2000
City/State: HIALEAH, FL (Florida)
Crash: NA Fire: No Injured: 0 Deaths: 0
Complaint Description: my 1996 mitsubishi galant had several problems including, brake pads had to be changed more than usual, transmission completely failed while parked. in addition, the windows /windshield were constantly foggy. the start key could only be taking out by pressing the break. i had problems with the power locks, they will not open, leaks from the sunroof. the horn completely stopped working after three years. the mitsubishi dealer never issued a ball joint recall which i now found out was defective with the car and after returning my vehicle upon my lease termination they are requesting 1000 + dollars for wear and tear etc. the dealer has not properly followed guidelines and are been sued because of these failures and the customers who purchased these cars are been charged more money by the dealer. .
More relevant links:
Note: More Mitsubishi cars information like front and side impact tests, insurance, injury, attorneys, fuel saving ratings from 'Mitsubishi Cars' or 'car information' links on left.
Last Update: August 28, 2004