1997 Mitsubishi eclipse Problems

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1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 10002607 - consumer stated water was leaking inside of the vehicle through the roof.*jb .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 10005498 - smoke coming from under front tire. after inspection by mitsubishi dealership in lancaster, pa, it was discovered that head gasket is leaking oil. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Engine
ODI No: 10007353 - the thrust washer is welded to the crankshaft in my car. for whatever reason, there is a defect in the thrust washers that cause there to be an increase in the amount of play in the cranksha

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Steering Rod Relay Wheels
ODI No: 10033868 - steering rod broke while driving, causing right front wheel to "pop" out, resulting in a collision.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Automatic Transmission Cooling
ODI No: 10034212 - transmission fluid was leaking from underneath the vehicle. there were no visible warnings at this time. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Front Suspension Lower Arm Suspension Lower Ball Joint
ODI No: 10036726 - front suspension lower control arms ball joint. loud knocking sound evident on drivers side. wheel base on drivers side is 1998" while passenger side is still at 1999" previous recall con

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 10058781 - i was driving home from work on the highway when my transmission went out of gear i was in the process of passing a long line of trucks and had to pull off into the left side breakdown lane

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Suspension Lower Ball Joint Suspension Upper Ball Joint
ODI No: 10061607 - consumer complained about a ball joint problem. the wheels can be heard when making a sharp turn. consumer can hear the rattling from within. *ak *jb .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Steering
ODI No: 10064888 - while driving 50 mph the vehicle's steering malfunction. as a result the vehicle lost control without warning. the cause has yet to be determined. no report of impact. please provide any add

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 10065841 - 1997 mitsibishi convertible. brackets on both sides of convertible top have bent preventing top from opening completely. it happens on all convetibles of this type and has already been ide

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Hydraulic Brake
ODI No: 10067286 - while driving 60 mph consumer applied the brakes and vehicle moved in different directions. consumer was able to control the vehicle, and drove the vehicle to a dealer for inspection. the

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine/Cooling
ODI No: 10070747 - on august 8, 2003, my son purchased a 1997 mitsubishi eclipse, 97037 miles, from ed emadi-owner, south bay auto-dl#32493. we purchased the car for $8,849.21. on august 11, 2003, the engine b

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 10072842 - october 20, 2003 i purchased a 1997 eclipse gst from city limit auto in johnston, ri. march 14, 2004 i was driving home when a small click formed in 1st and 2nd gear after reaching 3,500 rpm

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Suspension Lower Ball Joint
ODI No: 10073940 - premature wear of the lower lateral arm and ball joints. *mr the vehicle made noises and the steering was off. the local repair shop found that the troubled area was on the front driver'

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Engine Power Train Driveline
ODI No: 10075365 - mitsubishi eclipse suck! i was driving on the freeway when my engine shut off! luckly, i was going down hill and was able to coast off to the left, after almost getting hit a couple of time

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Side Rear Glass
ODI No: 10082902 - 97 spyder convertible - i am the owner since 08/03. rear window was leaking a bit and last week literally fell out. had to replace top, window could not be repaired. corners of driver and

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Wheels Lugs Nuts Bolts
ODI No: 10086471 - lug:nuts put on to specification when tires replaced. within 1 month front driver tire almost came off due to loose nuts. mechanic tightened to specification. ith 1 month both front tires a

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine/Cooling
ODI No: 511629 - engine has high pitch rave noise when starting in the morning, engine idles intermentently when in neutral, replace timing belt. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Speed Control
ODI No: 517631 - three instances of sudden acceleration; vehicle's rpms would jump to 3500 and brakes would not hold. had to throw the vehicle into neutral to avoid a collision. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 520079 - air bags did not deploy in accident. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Speed Control
ODI No: 524149 - when cruise control is engaged and driver depresses four way flashing button, the cruise control disengages and vehicle slows down. this is common on this vehicle. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Ignition Module Fuel Injection System
ODI No: 525772 - electronic control unit failed. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Clutch Seats Front Suspension
ODI No: 527465 - excessive movement in driver seat. clutch malfunction. vehicle has surged causing crash. excessive tire wear. no notice of recall 97v08100 or 97v081001. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Transfer Case
ODI No: 531859 - transfer case seal leaks. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Steering Front Coil Spring
ODI No: 533703 - steering joint popping in and out causing noise. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Axle Shaft Seal
ODI No: 534307 - transfer case leaks fluid out of rear seal. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Transmission Column Shift
ODI No: 534313 - transfer case leaks/locks up. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 536661 - timing belt snapped and totally destroyed the engine. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Air Bag
ODI No: 537901 - no deployment of air bag during a vehicle collision. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Constant Velocity Joint
ODI No: 541465 - cv boot was lifted out of placeflying backward into traffic due to being wrongly installed. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 541649 - front brake rotors warp every 12000 to 15000 miles. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Sidewall Tires
ODI No: 542037 - two good year eagle tires p205/55r16, blew out due to failure of the side wall. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 546420 - no deployment of driver nor passenger air bag during vehicle collision with another vehicle. nlm .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 562956 - vehcile stalls when driving or changing gears, and looses all power steering, when power steering was lost consumer ran into a curb.*jb .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 563034 - the vehicle experienced two engine failures within 6 months, the engine simply stopped functioning without warning, the consumer was told that the thrust bearing failed causing the engine to

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 564116 - the consumer experienced two engine failures within six months. the consumer was told that the problem was in the thrust bearing which holds the camshaft in the engine. this bearing has a te

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Suspension Upper Ball Joint
ODI No: 566878 - consumer stated that during a recall replacement of the lower control arms, the dealer discovered that the left side upper control arm was failing due to excessively worn ball joint and shou

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Back up light
ODI No: 607475 - back up lights malfunctioning. *yc .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Radiator
ODI No: 704482 - about a week after purchasing the car, it sat for 3 days while i was away on navy business. when i returned, i had to sit in heavy traffic. i noticed the engine temp gauge was full hot. i

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 705295 - no summary listed for this vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine Cooling Engine Automatic Transmission Power Steering Pump
ODI No: 714417 - 1 and 1/2 years after i bought my "brand new" car, the check engine light went on. i was told that my water pump and gasket needed to be replaced. one week later i experienced a problem wi

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Brake Windshield
ODI No: 714548 - the car is missing and makes a knocking sound, hard vibration when idle and car jerks, does not seem to shift up to next gear, engine light comes on. have taken care into dealership for rep

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Clutch
ODI No: 714691 - in june of 1998 i began experiencing the clutch intermittently sticking (sometimes to the ground and i would have to manually pull the clutch up while driving) at speeds of anywhere from 5 t

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Power Window
ODI No: 716096 - the window and door lock controls on the drivers side has broken away from the door and fallen inside the door .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 718271 - convertible top bracket is bent ; was told it is a common problem; top will not drop completely; defective brackets in frame of top. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 719570 - convertible top allows water to leak under seal , when vehicle is driven then water spills onto driver which causes an unsafe condition / mitsubishi is uncooperative in correcting problem ..

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 722464 - two top brackets in the convertible top have bent, preventing top from lowering completely. i was told by the dealer that this is a very common problem caused by stretching in a pair of str

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 725874 - vechile repeatedly fails to start. it has the sensation that it's not getting any fuel. on two separate occasions, the vehicle has died while driving around 25/35mph, again feeling as if it

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 727068 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine Cooling
ODI No: 729189 - the temp gauge goes up and with the air cond on .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Bumper
ODI No: 729190 - the front bumper has crack in half on driverside to low ground .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Other
ODI No: 729332 - no summary .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 731786 - there was no indication prior to the engine blowing that there was a problem. the mechanic said there was plenty of oil in it. only a used engine with 63,000 miles on it could be located to

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tires
ODI No: 732773 - tires splitting and cracking at seam on 3 of 4 tires. *ak (dot number: acof3f1299 tiresize: p20555r16) .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Underhood wiring
ODI No: 736329 - vehicle was parked for 2 hrs and caught on fire. only other prob was at time of purchase when it leaked because it was a convert. did take it to dealer and it was not fixed. fired caused ext

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 741241 - well, its one of the defaults that mitsubishi is hiding. its a failure in the crank bearing which causes the clutch not to work properly and a very annoying taping sound when the clutch is

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 741545 - this is a very common problem in 1995 to 1998 eclipses and talons. thrust bearing wears out. replacing the thrust bearing doesn't help! you have to replace the entire engine.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 747157 - lower pully fell apart at 68500 miles. replaced new pully, two weeks later, new part fell apart on the highway running at 50 mph. mechanics re mounted lower pully the second time in two we

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 751645 - retracted convertible cover blows off in cross wind into traffic. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Automatic Transmission Front Suspension
ODI No: 751748 - these cars are not worth the money used to make them!!!!. no safety defect listed. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Accelerator pedal
ODI No: 752233 - while driving car accelerated on its own. driver was able to control car and bring it to a stop by shifting transmission into low gear and applying both the primary brakes and emergency bra

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tires
ODI No: 752664 - on june 18,2001 first tire peeled off.continental tire ,charlotte,nc 28273, mrs kimberly somerville, 704-588-4164would not pay for damanged, stated some road hazard punctured the tire. agai

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Axle Axle Hub
ODI No: 756563 - driveaxle and driveaxle hub nut corroded through. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 758355 - i was going on us-101 north and got side-swiped by an suv which was trying to get into my lane (car pool lane). i was at a speed of 60-65 mph. i lost control of the car and rear-ended anothe

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Sunroof
ODI No: 759099 - sunroof- popular complaint among eclipse owners. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 762311 - crankshaft walking is a manufacturer defect in the engine. please look up crankwalk in search engine. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine exhaust
ODI No: 765966 - evaporative emission control system leak. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Wheels
ODI No: 766459 - i have had several wheels on this mitsubishi eclipse damaged. i have owned several eclipses in the past and have never had a wheel bend as easily as these. it seems once they installed the 1

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 768266 - engine fails. happens every 3 or 4 months at various speeds. engine light comes on and engine quits. wait 3 or 4 minutes and car starts normally and will run fine for a few months. i think

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Wheels
ODI No: 770520 - wheel rim bent and cracked when driven over pavement irregularity and it had to be replaced. reported this defect to mitsubishi. they referred me to local dealer who examined rim. no acti

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Floor Shift
ODI No: 784409 - the manual gear shifter locked up in the position of third gear, shifter has been a chronic problem since ownership, dealer claims failure resulted in the need for a complete transmission re

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 785465 - engine crankshaft failed. *yh .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 8003685 - driver noticed smoke coming from under vehicle. driver stopped vehicle/ put vehicle in park/ looked under car and saw oil was leaking. when pressing gas consumer could see a flame of fire.

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 8003942 - when starting there is a constant oil leak under vehicle. also, a loud knocking noise, mechanic stated there was a malfunction within engine head gasket. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Front Shock Absorber
ODI No: 8004850 - strut tower on passenger's side is prematurely rusting, causing bolts to pull through. this could eventually cause a problem with wheel. please provide any further information, and identi

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tread Belt Tires
ODI No: 8009404 - while traveling on highway front left tire tread separated from tire. then a couple later, front right tire blewout. general, grabber (aw), p27560r17. dealership is aware of problem.

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Wheel Rim
ODI No: 8017794 - 17 inch aluminum stock rims are bending under normal driving conditions. dealer has been contacted. please provide any further information.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 97 Wheel Rim
ODI No: 8017796 - the left front right front tires blewout on highway due to the rims cutting into the tires, causing tread separation. dealership was aware of problem.*ak *jb .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Body
ODI No: 8020749 - consumer states that the 2 metal pieces in the moving part of his covertible top is bent. he also states that the mechanic told him that the metal was too soft for that kind of top. he stat

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 8023535 - the consumer vehicle is leaking oil coming from a blown head gasket. please fill in additional information dealer is aware of the problem. ts .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 809906 - while driving on highway going 60 mph the vehicle completelty shut down. the rmp's kept going from 3 to 0 and then the vehicle shut down. vehicle started back up again, this happened three

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Manual Transmission
ODI No: 810792 - after driving the vehicle and left it parked, fire broke out in the engine compartment due to a transmission leak. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Muffler Tail pipe
ODI No: 810883 - while vehicle was parked the car caught on fire due to tail pipe overheating/ melting the body and the trunk of the vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Speed Control
ODI No: 813158 - driving about 5-10 mph into parking lot; vehicle suddenly accelerated; able to avoid hitting other vehicles by shifting into neutral; took to dealer; could not locate problem. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Air conditioner
ODI No: 813562 - the vehicle expericed a burnt faint smell coming from the defective air conditioner, later the vehicle experienced a fire on the passenger's door and vent cover. dealer said fire was starte

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Speed Control
ODI No: 815915 - cruise control set at 70 mph, went up to 80 mph, nearly caused crash with another vehicle, dealership has not found cause. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 815990 - consumer was traveling on the freeway about 40 mph; applied force to the brake pedal, the vehicle went into a skid. consumer lost control of the vehicle, resulting in an accident. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Power Steering Pump
ODI No: 818166 - while driving at approximately 10 mph about to turn the power steering wheel locked up, had to manually turn wheel. opened hood/found out belt was hanging out of place. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 818351 - driving 40mph, when a semi turned in front of eclipse; vehicle hit semi's gas tank w/front right passenger side; upon impact, neither air bags deployed. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Radiator
ODI No: 820098 - at high velocity rock went through the air opening, hit the radiator,broke it, causing fluid to leak and making the vehicle to stall out.there was no warning of this defect. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag Brake Speed Control
ODI No: 820287 - brakes: driving approximately 25mph, truck ahead of the eclipse had come to stop, applied brakes and there were no brakes. car accelerated as if the cruise control was on, kept pumping brak

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 820643 - during frontal impact at 60 mph, the driver's and passenger's side air bags did not deploy. please provide further details. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Brake
ODI No: 825848 - the braking system malfunctioned, having to replace the brake rotors twice. problem is reoccurring. dealer cannot determine problem. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 826304 - during frontal impact at 35 mph, the driver's and passenger's side air bags did not deploy. please provide details. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tires
ODI No: 826344 - tire model: goodyear eagle rsa size p205x55r16. right rear tire blew in may of 98, and the left rear tire blew in july 0f 98. car dealer notified. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Sunroof
ODI No: 827378 - while drivng sunroof broke for no reason, causing glass to shatter. cause unknown. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tires
ODI No: 827732 - goodyear rsa tires; the tire ripped and split down the middle. the right front passenger tire is defective. dealer was not contacted. goodyear was contacted and problem still exists.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 828667 - driving at approximately 40mph, coming to a stop light and the vehicle ran into the back of another vehicle, driver's side airbag deployed, burning the driver's arm. also the passanger's si

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Automatic Transmission ABS Antilock
ODI No: 829085 - consumer's son was in a car accident. he was making a left turn into the intersection, and a car was sitting in traffic and his front wheel drive did not work. also, anti lock brakes loc

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Accelerator pedal
ODI No: 829574 - was driving about 10 mph when the accelerator got stuck, and the consumer applied the brakes and the brakes went straight to the floorbaord, causing the consumer to jump out of the vehicle.

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 832945 - while driving at approxmatly 50-60 mph hit guardrail, dual airbags did not deploy,causing injuries even with seatbelts on. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine
ODI No: 837593 - while driving about 30 mph consumer stopped at a red light. then tried to move, but vehicle won't move even when he stepped on gas pedal.this problem had happend on the freeway before. *a

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frame
ODI No: 843963 - the vehicle would leak inside & in the trunk for no reason when it rains. has been to dealer, but dealer could not find the cause of the leakage. had specialist check the vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Tail Lights
ODI No: 844354 - the rear right tail light blinks really fast causing the bulb to blow. vehicle has been taken to the dealer & mechanic and they only replace the bulb, they will not check any of the electri

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Seat Belt Buckle
ODI No: 845048 - the driver's side restraint buckle unlatched when the vehicle was rear ended . the dealer has been notified. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 847276 - when traveling the air bag light flashed on the dash, and both driver's side and passenger's side air bags deployed without a cause, causing an accident. consumer has contacted the dealer. p

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Seat belt Anchor
ODI No: 861360 - consumer was traveling about 45mph and another vehicle veered into the rear of consumer's vehicle, causing a collision. driver's seatbelt didn't hold her in position . seatbelts locked

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Side Air Bag
ODI No: 862866 - while traveling 70 mph vehicle was involved in a crash. front side hit a median . vehicle spun around, and hit the median again on the back side. there was no deployment of driver's side

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 865882 - while driving flywheel broke, causing a loss of control. dealer has been contacted.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 868899 - consumer state noticed smoke from tail pipe. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine
ODI No: 868900 - while traveling notice smoke from tail pipe. also oil leak. dealer has been notified. please provide further inofrmation.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Axle
ODI No: 874225 - while driving axle broke, causing a fuel leak which couild have caused a fire. please provide further information.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Tank Assembly Axle
ODI No: 874694 - while driving at approximately 30mp right front axle broke due to poor metal, causing loss of control and gas tank to rupture. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Roof Pillar
ODI No: 875430 - whenever it rained water poured in where convertible clips were located. driver/passenger side would get very wet. pouch of water would develop between the back seat & the trunk. speakers i

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Clutch Transfer Case Brake Master Cylinder
ODI No: 878474 - while driving about 65 mph manual transmission will stay in one gear, and clutch pedal will always go to floor and will stay there until engine is turned off, then restarted. vehicle will

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 883830 - consumer was driving about 40 mph and abs system locked up. vehicle started spinning, and then hit median.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Engine Cooling Engine
ODI No: 884084 - vehicle is overheating. dealership says that oil gasket and water pump are leaking, and need to be replaced. please provide any additional information/attachments. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Fuel System
ODI No: 884273 - vehicle has a bad gasoline smell. contacted dealer, and dealer said there is nothing they can do.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Gas Engine Belt Pulley
ODI No: 884276 - there is a screeching noise in one of belts inside engine. contacted dealer, and dealer has replaced all belts, but problem still occurs.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 EGR Valve Other
ODI No: 884360 - engine check light was coming on and vehicle was losing gas. check valve had gone bad and needed to be replaced. also, dealer said that if in an accident it would't rollover, it could ca

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Wheels Lugs Nuts Bolts
ODI No: 885517 - lugs: nuts and bolts break when wheels are changed. consumer has replaced about 25 lug nuts.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Ignition Module Ignition Switch Gas Engine Fuel Pump
ODI No: 885963 - vehicle will stall while driving regardless of speed and without warning. dealer has replaced fuelpump/ ignition switch and computer, but defect still occurs.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 Suspension Lower Ball Joint
ODI No: 895303 - consumer is calling dealer in regard to recall #001421000 for lower ball joint boot. dealer refused to remedy vehicle because oil was leaking into ball joints. please provide further deta



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