MITSUBISHI GALANT 2000 : Problems

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Underhood wiring,Automatic Transmission,ABS Antilock,Power Steering Fluid


ODI ID: 899822 NHTSA Complaint ID: 330261,330259,330258,330260

Make: Mitsubishi Model: 2000 GALANT 00

Component/Parts: Underhood wiring,Automatic Transmission,ABS Antilock,Power Steering Fluid

Failure Date: November 13, 2001 Complaint Date: December 04, 2001

City/State: MCHENRY, IL (Illinois)
Crash: NA Fire: Yes Injured: 0 Deaths: 0


Complaint Description: while driving 45-50 mph smelled smoke. consumer applied brakes, and they faded. transmission slipped. consumer pulled over, and front of vehicle burst into flames. fire department put out fire, vehicle was towed to dealer. factory representative determined mitsubishi was not responsible. there was recall000295001 on power steering tube that could cause a fire, but this vehicle was not affected. vehicle was totalled, no injuries. *ak .


More relevant links:

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM : WIRING : FRONT UNDERHOOD problems/complaints for MITSUBISHI GALANT

POWER TRAIN : AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION problems/complaints for MITSUBISHI GALANT

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC : ANTILOCK problems/complaints for MITSUBISHI GALANT

STEERING : HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST : POWER STEERING FLUID problems/complaints for MITSUBISHI GALANT


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Last Update: August 28, 2004