1991 Mitsubishi eclipse Problems

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1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 10048100 - consumer complained about a retractable shoulder harness problem. automated seat belts work intermittently.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transfer Case
ODI No: 10051839 - consumer noticed that transfer case was leaking. dealer indicated there was no recall. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 10066845 - while shifting gears over drive light appeared on the dashboard and remained on. a loud clicking noise was heard coming from underneath dashboard. consumer took vehicle to dealer for insp

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Alternator/generator Battery Wheels
ODI No: 476795 - alternator replaced. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat belt Anchor
ODI No: 482029 - child passenger slipped under front right belt retraint during accident, resulting in aggravated injury. (attorney for client). *skd .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belts Seat Belts
ODI No: 488682 - automatic shoulder belt latch failed prior to recall, repairs refused due to location of dealer (95v-103.004). *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Retractor
ODI No: 489936 - front lap belt fails to retract. *aw .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Brake Disc Caliper
ODI No: 521355 - replaced front left/rear calipers due to leaking brake fluid from pistons. leak resulted from dealers installing non-mitsubishi pars during repairs on the caqlipers. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Engine
ODI No: 528901 - timing belt failed at 47,000 miles, not due for maintenance until 60,000 miles per manual. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Engine
ODI No: 530315 - recall work on timing belt performed (40,000) however failed resulting in damage to engine when belt failed. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 534285 - transfer case leaks, it is lubricating fuel due to poor design. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Accelerator pedal
ODI No: 538828 - accelerator fails to come back to idle. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift Constant Velocity Joint Differential Unit
ODI No: 703340 - these problem(s) may be connected or a result of the main failure; differential leak, a clunking noise in the rear (cv joint?), awd seems slightly different, and so does the shifting linkage

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Speed Control Cable
ODI No: 707835 - when i step on the gas pedal all the way the throttle gets stuck at 2500rpm. i had to use my e brake to stop the car so i can get under the hood to turn the throttle cable back by hand. *ak

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Gas Engine Brake Drum
ODI No: 712365 - computer fails causing car to surge and stop, usually at highway speeds. brake rotors warp and cause steerwheel vibration when braking .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 713206 - this failure is listed in data base as affecting automatic transmissions which is incorrect, the failure is applicable only to all wheel drive vehicles .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 725369 - complete loss of steering ability!! if not for the low speed, i'd be dead. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Gas Engine
ODI No: 733731 - oil sending unit went out on the vehicle pep boys in north little ar had vehicle for 5 months trying to repair , if this has anything to do with a recall could i please be notified. i have r

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 755529 - i have discovered the transmission dip stick/fill cap missing on three separate occasions. unknown how long i drove without dip stick each time. first time i had the transmission fluid pur

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Wheel Rim
ODI No: 766470 - exact cause of bent wheel unknown unless it was a speed bump i took at low speed. the tire went flat overnight and i saw the damage the next morning.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Engine
ODI No: 782378 - the harmonic balancer failed. nlm .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 8004096 - while driving vehicle suddenly came to a sliding stop. oil was everywhere in the engine compartment. vehicle was towed to a mechanic. mechanic stated that transfer case locked up. please

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Fuel Injection System
ODI No: 803612 - during vehicle operation smoke was noticed coming from under the hood, resulting in a vehicle fire, related to the fuel injection system. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Gas Engine
ODI No: 803650 - at 7,000 mile the oil is leaking on the crankshaft, had to replace the seal four times . please describe . *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Gas Tank Assembly
ODI No: 807582 - noticed raw gas fumes entering into interior and puddle underneath of vehicle, independent garage found leak came from strap which holds up tank, fixed. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Gear PRNDL
ODI No: 808971 - rpm dropped when shifting gears, it sometimes hard to shift right, there is some vibration in the car . *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Gas Engine
ODI No: 809360 - engine failure, causing vehicle to stall. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 822664 - the driver's shoulder seat belt buckle malfunctioned, causing the seat belt to be inoperative, and won't protect the occupant in event of an accident. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Axle
ODI No: 827187 - rear wheel drive assembly is bad, causung a grinding noise when the vehicle is being driven. the manufacturer has been notified. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Automatic Transmission Brake Disc Front Suspension Accelerator pedal Cruise Control
ODI No: 850963 - when first starting out at 20mph transmission would shift from one gear to another. then would slow down & pick up speed. gas pedal would stick. happened after timing belt was replaced due

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Rear Suspension
ODI No: 854142 - the rear sway bar mount broke, causing the sway bar to separate from the chassis. this caused the vehicle to fishtail. dealer has been contacted. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Body Suspension
ODI No: 860218 - while driving/stopped and vehicle began to shake. wheels locked up, and there was some leakage under the automobile. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 860366 - while driving about any speed vehicle could start shaking without warning and lose control just like in recall 98v069000/ transfer case. owner noticed leakage under the transfer case. *a

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 865413 - in 1998 consumer received a recall letter 98v069.001/ transmission, transfer case. took vehicle to dealer. they" inspected " vehicle and said there was no leak, two years later, consumer wa

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Tread Belt Tires
ODI No: 881039 - tread was wearing out excessively on cooper tires size 185/70r13. took vehicle to dealer & was informed there was no problem with the tires or vehicle being out of alignment. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 882688 - recall 98vo69001/manufacturer's recall sr-98-002 was issued for transfer case. vehicle was taken in for inspection & didnt have a problem. vehicle is leaking fluid from transfer case.

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 898778 - vehicle was approaching a stop sign from ramp and without prior warning transfer case locked up. vehicle had to be towed, dealership was aware of problem.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 962304 - drivers side seat belt buckle is inoperative. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 963759 - experienced intermittent malfunctioning of trans. linkage when it won't go into gear, sometimes must coast until gear catches, or jams into gear on 5 speed. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 963801 - seat belt failure, takata belt buckle failure. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 964194 - the driver lap belt is very hard to latch. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 966704 - front passenger seatbelt sticks and will not unlatch. please explain. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Rear Suspension
ODI No: 968314 - rear sway bar bracket that holds bar to vehicle broke resulting in loss of control, spinning out or shifting of wheels. please describe details. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Rear Suspension
ODI No: 970275 - rear axle bracket broke causing the vehicle to go out of control. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Ignition Engine
ODI No: 972391 - timing belt went out while driving up incline; lost all vehicle power; would not restart; towed to dealership; speed 55 mph. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Rear Coil Springs
ODI No: 974641 - failure of rear stabilizer bar mounting breaking. tt consumer stated after turning right, lost control of vehicle, it then began to fish tail, major rear sway which would not allow vehic

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat belt Webbing
ODI No: 976204 - driver's side seat belt is not working properly. please describe. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 977028 - takata seat belt recall; didn't inform consumer about not having parts for several weeks prior to appointment; sun motors camphill, pa. please describe details. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Brake Disc Caliper Brake Disc Pad
ODI No: 977298 - front brake pad broke loose. calipers and pads wear excessively w/metal grinding. company where vehicle purchased questions pads. tt .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 984744 - consumer was involved in an accident and the driver side seat belt did not lock, consumer had repair work done under recall before accident (95v103004). *ak .



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