1992 Mitsubishi 3000gt Problems

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1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10006600 - vehicle made a terrible noise and it felt like the wheels were locking up. dealer stated the transmission needs replacing. ph .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10020430 - after the recall regarding the transfer case was performed, the vehicle started to experience other problems. *jb .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10024332 - on 6/2/2003 the vehicle was taken to the dealer for recall 02v143001 repair concerning transfer case oil leakage. the consumer was told the repairs were made, however when he arrived home

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10026239 - the consumer received a recall regarding the vehicle's transfer case oil seals. *mr the consumer was told all of the work was taken care of, however he later discovered the vehicle had not

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission Transfer Case
ODI No: 10030766 - (3000gt vr4) on one occasion, i turned left, was in second gear. the shifter popped out of second. so i tried to put it back in and all i received in response was a grinding. i come to find

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10039124 - i am the owner of a 1992 mitsubishi 3000gt vr4 (4-wheel drive) vehicle, that suffered oil loss and total lockup in november 1998. after repair of the car (within 10 miles after return of ca

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 10050188 - problems regarding 1992 mitsubishi 3000gt transmission.*mr (nar) *cb .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 10051133 - the transmission output shaft in the 1992 3000gt vr4 is defective and mitsubishi is aware of this problem and refuses to acknowledge it or correct it.there is currently a recall(02v143001) o

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Driveline
ODI No: 10058342 - the transmission output shaft for the 1991-1992 mitsubishi 3000gt is far too weak for the level of performance of the car. after only 3000 miles, a new shaft that was installed literally twi

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10058952 - 1992 mitsubishi 3000gt vr-4 , transfer case seized during operation @ 30mph , resulting in all 4 wheels locking up.*ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Engine Transfer Case Sunroof
ODI No: 10059658 - consumer's vehicle experienced transmission failure. *la the engine failed due to timing belt failure and the sunroof leaked. there was a recall regarding the transmission, the consumer re

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Axle Shaft
ODI No: 10062234 - 18 spline output shaft is insufficient for the car and is very dangerous if it breaks while on the parkway or driving in taffic.*ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Power Train
ODI No: 10063758 - the splines of the shaft that connect the transmission and transfer case were stripped under normal driving conditions. *nm .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10072580 - 18 spline output shaft on my 92 3000gt vr4 snapped replaced transmission and at a cost of 5000 us dollars. others have complained this is a faulty device. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 10072763 - i own a 1992 300gt with 51,000 miles. the car is in pristine condition. there was a significant amount of wear on my transmision. the car could not get into gear smoothly. the gears woul

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10079437 - consumer received recall 02 v 143 001 concerning transfer case oil leakage. while driving 65 mph vehicle commenced to make loud clanking noises, lost power and leaked oil. manufacturer was

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10082809 - while cruising on a mountain interstate highway at 65 mph on a steep uphill grade, the transmission output shaft stripped causing total loss of power in heavy traffic.i cannot overstate how

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 486672 - transfer case broke, causing transmission failure. *skd .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 511543 - antilock brakes failed, causing accident. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Front Suspension Lower Arm
ODI No: 513318 - left front suspension came apart sue to a missing bolt, causing wheel to jam under fender. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Front Suspension Suspension Lower Ball Joint
ODI No: 514204 - while drinving 5mph the left fron suspension came apart causing the wheel to jam up under the car, due to missing left front contro arm bolt, assuming nut came loose and caused the bolt to

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 522701 - retractor failed , causing excessive slack in shoulder belt. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Driveshaft
ODI No: 522879 - driveshaft broke/replaced; also replaced transmission itself. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Front Suspension Control Arm
ODI No: 525819 - front end suspension came apart due to missing left front, front control arm bolt, causing the wheel to jam up under vehicle. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 526991 - transfer gear failed causing drive train vibration. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Gas Engine
ODI No: 700137 - defect if the autolash adjusters wear so quickly. it seems to me that if engine power is affected, then emissions must also be affected. this is an ongoing problem will all mitsubishi 3000

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 701763 - i have confidants that have had the same problem with the transmission failing in these cars. they are too many to number, so it seems to me that there is a factory defect with the transmis

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Transmission Column Shift Differential Unit
ODI No: 703490 - having repaired the transmission and transfer case, the transmission output shaft had sheared, also shearing the transfer case input coupling. cost of repairs, $2,800 to rebuild both items,

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission Transfer Case
ODI No: 722750 - i believe that this getrag (german made) 5-speed manual transmission and transfer case is a defective design. mitsubishi, various automotive technicians, and transmission repair shops ackno

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 723662 - the getrag 5speed transmission is poorly designed. my personal car only has 48,909 miles on it. the car has been meticuluously taken care off, as far as replacing fliuds promptly. the syncro

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 723912 - mitsubishi is aware of the transmission failures but refuses to fix the problem. we would like action taken toward getrag the manufacturer and mitsubishi. they do not sell parts for there fa

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 726089 - seat belts do not retract properly to provide a snug fit. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 729334 - mitsubishi knowingly that the tranny in the all wheel drive cars is a poor design will not offer parts for resale and refuse to acknowledge the problem. because of a output shaft splines wor

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 729553 - no summary .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 729557 - the wear on the transmission was unbelivable for the amount of miles on the car. if i had been traveling at high speed the transmission failure could have easily caused an accident. the tran

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 729654 - the getrag transmission/transfer cases on these cars is defect in that it is not built to handle the power and torque of the engine. replacement transmission parts are not available. our o

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission Manual Transmission
ODI No: 730050 - no summary .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 731429 - spyder gears worked loose and rubbed hole in transmission housing. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 734208 - i bought my 3000gt from a close friend of mine.his driving habits were very good.around 51,000 miles i went to shift into 3 rd gear and heard this awful grinding noise.i took it to a deale

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 738237 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 741662 - i bought the car used in october of '99. the previous owner had replaced the transmision and transfer case. in july of '00 i had to replace the output shaft on the transmission (at a cost of

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 742141 - no summary listed for abov evehicle. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Wheels Lugs Nuts Bolts
ODI No: 743691 - the vehicle's wheel studs have broken off several times on driver front, previous times only one or two broke off, recently all five broke off with infant son in vehicle, luckily we were

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 743849 - the transaxle was not designed properly it can lock up and in my opion was not made strong enough for our cars. one other very important complaint is that if any part of the transaxle goes

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 749121 - only 1 of many transmission failures at ridiculous price. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 750652 - transfer case seal failed allowing lubrication to leak out -- there is no fluid level warning light. transfer case then failed causing irrepairable damage to transmission shaft that inputs

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 756067 - i've seen many post about the transmission on the vr4's being defective and that nhtsa was going to investigate, due to the numerous complaints. i would like to verify this information. *ak

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 757513 - no spare parts available to rebuild transmission. no support. a high percentage of 3000gt vr-4s have the same transmission problems, so it looks to be a problem on the manufacturing end of t

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 757518 - getrag and mitsubishi will not release oem parts for the transmissions and transfer case for the all wheel drive 3000gt vr4 and dodge stealth twin turbo cars. these cars are known to have di

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 757652 - shifting into 3rd gear made a grinding sound. it was like that when i bought it used in jul 1996. reverse went out totally in oct 00 (89,883mi). transmission and transfer case were repla

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 758927 - the following vehicle came with a transfer case defect from factory. the car was delivered new jan. 1992 , therefore the defect was reported on automobiles built in 1991 on the same model. s

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Seat Belt Buckle Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 759312 - the front driver and passenger seat belts will not tighten when the seat belt buckle is engaged into the seat belt holder and the ignition is placed in the on position. when driving if you w

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 759832 - transmission output crankshaft wore. a brand new one was installed because nobody makes parts for this transmission. the cost of a new transmission was around $8,000. this is definitely a

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Other
ODI No: 767792 - transfer case failed at highway speed, squealed for about a mile, and then locked up. transfer failure caused damage to the transmisssion and clutch, requireing replacement of transfer case,

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Cooling
ODI No: 8005629 - a smell of smoke was coming inside of vehicle. also, vehicle was burining gear oil. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8012587 - transfer case leaked oil, resulting in power train lockup*ak.*yh .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 8015905 - while driving vehicle and releasing clutch there was a grinding noise. vehicle would not go into gear, and transmission failed. dealer stated that transmission and transfer case had to be

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8017803 - when driving front wheels will locked up. checked vehicle and transfer case was dry as a result of fuel leaking. contacted dealer. this was a common problem.*ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8017835 - transfer case seals leaked oil onto transmission, causing transmission to stop working. contacted dealer,and the dealer was not willing to do anything.*ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8017873 - while driving at any speed and with no warning transfer case cracked and fluid was leaking out. this could cause steering wheel or all four tires to lock up while driving. dealer notified.*

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8018142 - transfer case is leaking. dealer contacted. feel free to provide any further information.*ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 8022110 - while at a red light, consumer proceeded to go through the light vehicle would not move. engine was racing but vehicle would not move foward or backards in gear, consumer states there a rec

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transfer Case
ODI No: 8022671 - vehicle has manual transmission. consumer states the transfer case if leaking differential fluid. mr .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Air Bag Sensor Control
ODI No: 825827 - wire that goes into the air bag sensor has become corroded. consumer states that the problem is a code 11. the dealer has been notified. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 831000 - vehicle does not operate in the reverse gear. the dealer is aware of the problem. the problem has not been corrected. .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift Driveshaft
ODI No: 832869 - was traveling 30mph when vehicle had broke down. had vehicle towed. mechanic noticed that transfer case/transmission driveshaft had busted. it needed to be replaced, difficulty in obtaining

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 836344 - defective transfer case does not retain oil properly, causing vehicle to lock up. also, causes engine problems. please provide further iformation. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 844454 - while driving transfer case locked up, causing the rear tires to lock up. the dealer has been notified. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 845147 - driving down the highway about 55mph leaned over to adjust radio and the seat belt retractor didn't retract. both belts failed approximately the same time and continue to fail. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Speed Control
ODI No: 878953 - cruise control will not disengage while driving at highway speed of 65 mph, will not respond to on/off switch or brake pedal. manufacturer was not notified at this time. please feel free

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Parking Brake
ODI No: 879220 - emergency park brake did not hold. first time vehicle rolled across yard. this time it rolled downhill, and hit a tree. amount of damage unknown at this time .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Seat Belts
ODI No: 967042 - seat belt has been replaced twice but keeps getting looser & looser. tt .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Windshield
ODI No: 969187 - when the sun hits the dashboard a film is formed on windshield, causing a glare, resulting in poor visibility. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 975257 - manual transmission failure, when depressing the clutch there is a clunking noise. tt .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Accelerator pedal
ODI No: 982783 - fuel throttle stuck causing vehicle to accelerate on its own *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi 3000GT 92 Headlight
ODI No: 985251 - at night while driving w/headlights on when you change from high beam to low beam the headlights go out completely. *ak .



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