1999 Mitsubishi galant Problems

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1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Other
ODI No: 10006630 - 1999 mitsubishi galant. *jb ****dimsii ivoq entry posted after 12/12/02 cut-over to artemis****770785 .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Air Bag
ODI No: 10012062 - the vehicle was involved in two accidents, and the air bags failed to deploy. *jb *scc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 10023500 - i leased a 1999 mitsubishi galant on aug 30, 1999, two weeks later i took my car back because of hearing grinding and scrubbing noises when applying my brakes, i was told by a rude service

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission Brake Disc Pad Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 10030263 - rotors warped and rusted and could not be resurfaced.resulting in cost of $475 dollars for new front rotors and brake pads. also minor crash for slow stopping.car also jerks when changing g

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Engine Cooling
ODI No: 10047192 - third water pump gone on this vehicle.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 10049642 - front rotors warped at around 15000 miles. at the first incident, i had the rotors turned and bought high quality pads. shortly thereafter, the rotors warped again. i bought another set o

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Wheel Cap Cover Hub
ODI No: 10057925 - the hooks on the hub caps do not hold properly the hub cap on the rim of the wheel properly. hitting the lightest bump in the road would cause a loss of one or more of the caps. consumer

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Equipment
ODI No: 10067748 - paint flaw ,the clear coat is coming off. it has spread all over the car.my whole car looks as if it is camoflouge.i was wondering if anyone else has complained of this happening to their bl

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Floor Shift
ODI No: 10073153 - upon reversing from a parking spot my gear shift became free floating. i was unable to put the car into drive, or park. i had to have the car towed. i was told by the dealership that the

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Body
ODI No: 10078870 - spring 2003 my 1999 black mitsubishi galant starting have problems with the clear coat. it began fading and cracking on the back side of my moonroof. it has now spread over the entire top

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Hydraulic Brake
ODI No: 10079777 - safety issue with 1999 mitsubishi galants. *mr the consumer had to change 4 sets of brake rotors and numerous resurfacing. the consumer rear ended another vehicle in separate accidents

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 10080496 - i was stopped at a light when i barely let my foot off the brake. my vehichle lept forward, hitting the car in front of me, which caused that car to hit the car in front of him.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Ignition
ODI No: 10089721 - intermittently it was hard to start the ignition. dealership was notified, but did not resolve the problem. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 547857 - upon deliver of vehicle, rotors were warped. mjs .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Battery Turn Signal Switch Front Suspension
ODI No: 548876 - battery failed in the first year of ownership. mjs .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Equipment Other Door
ODI No: 549100 - driver side foot rest loose. yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Brake Hose Pipe
ODI No: 549131 - vehicle vibrates when brake is applied and pulls to the right or left too. yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Electrical wiring
ODI No: 549457 - vehicle continually experiences electrical failures which cause, burning smells, burnt ligth switches, cables and plugs and vehicle to shut down while driving. mjs .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 550552 - no deployment of both air bags during vehicle collision with extensive damage and injury. *mjs .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 550560 - abs locked up and could not stop the vehicle resulting in accident. yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Body
ODI No: 550988 - snow/ice builds up in the wheel wells and on cold days it cannot be knocked out off the wells, the ice is thick and hard and rubs against the tires causing premature wear and makes driving a

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Engine
ODI No: 554003 - vehicle stalls intermittently, dealer has attempted repair on several occasions with no success. nlm .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Wheel Cap Cover Hub
ODI No: 554334 - brake system experienced many problems, rotors warped and replaced, rear brakes adjusted and cleaned, brake pads replaced, and booster was adjusted. *slc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Front Suspension Tires
ODI No: 561226 - consumer has experienced consistent brake failures, brake rotors has been replaced 4 times, brakes grind when being pushed down, consumer states she has to step on the brake several seconds

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Electrical System Electrical System
ODI No: 6900614 - while driving, smoke started coming out from under the dash and vehicle caught on fire, one person was injured, claim 04-1292-070. *slc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Underhood wiring Underhood wiring
ODI No: 6900615 - consumer went to start the vehicle and noticed smoke, there was an electrical fire and damage to the interior of the vehicle, engine fire in the wiring harness area, claim 42-1246-839. *sl

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900616 - all lights on the dash started blinking, consumer put vehicle into park and turned off engine, smoke came out and consumer opened the hood and saw flames, claim 30-v201-876. *slc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Underhood wiring Underhood wiring Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900946 - while driving, smoke started coming from under the dash, and eventually the vehicle caught on fire, there was one injury.*jb(claim#04-1292-070) .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Underhood wiring Underhood wiring
ODI No: 6900947 - the insured went to start the vehicle and noticed smoke, there was an electrical fire in the wiring harness area.*jb(claim#42-1246-839) .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900948 - the insured stated that all the lights on the dash started blinking, he then put the vehicle into park and turned off the engine, then smoke began coming from the hood, the insured opened th

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Steering Wheel and Handle Bar
ODI No: 702279 - automobile pulls to the right side while braking. grinding noise is heard while braking. automobile was taken to savannah mitsubishi on 10-26-98 for repairs. no problems found. i was tol

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 705218 - i had pulled into a parking space in a shopping center's parking lot. the car was crooked so i put the car in reverse to merely straighten it out at which point the car flew backwards as if

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Headlight
ODI No: 707668 - headlights illuminated although the headlight switch was in the off position. this incident occurred while parked and caused the battery to completely discharge, requiring motorist assistan

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 708773 - npo summary listed for this vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 709525 - i noticed a vibration during brake application and at highway speeds. i had the tires rotated, then balanced then front rotors turned, then front rotors replaced, then front wheels re-balan

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 710206 - vehicle leased on 07 feb 99; 1st time in shop for warped rotors - 14 apr 99 - rotors were machined; 2nd time in shop for warped rotors - jun 99 - rotors were machined; 3rd time in shop for w

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Headlight Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 711601 - on february 4, 1999 at 11,416 miles, i complained of vibration when braking. according to the service receipt, the brake rotors were resurfaced. on may 20, 1999, i complained of vibration

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Other
ODI No: 711936 - no summary .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 714806 - front rotors require resurfacing approx. every 7,000 miles. front brakes also lose stopping efficiency when rotors are warped. this appears to be a safety related design defect justifying a

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 714818 - brakes vibrate when stopping. usually occurs when stopping from a higher speed ie. 55mph. vehicle has been in shop 4 times and every time the dealer states the problem is with the front an

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 714822 - vehicle vibrates when brakes applied. took to dealer first time complaining about vibration in dec 1999, less than 6 months after getting vehicle; second time, in march 1999 (rotors found wa

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 715564 - i was backing up at about 5 mph when the car suddenly accelerated even though i had my foot off the accelerator. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 716575 - going from reverse to drive, car accellerated and smashed into a mobile home. (details? rdruner@aol.com). i was attempting to back out of someones dirt driveway. i was positioned at an angle

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 716876 - going from reverse to drive, car accelerated and smashed into a mobile home. (details? rdruner31@aol.com). i was attempting to back out of someone's dirt driveway. i was positioned at an ang

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 717232 - is been four times that this car had problems with the brakes,two of those they change brakes pats sets failed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 719066 - dealer admits to bad rotors and pads on galants, but will not repair under warranty because mitsubishi will not reimburse them. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Underhood wiring
ODI No: 720169 - components replaced as per recalls, strong smell of burning plastic after leaving dealer, no visble smoke or fire. returned to dealer, service dept could not find source. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 720386 - transmission upshifts and downshifts very abruptly banging severly on each shift. took to dealer ,was told shifting was normal.problem got worse , took to another dealership (20,000 mi) ,was

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 720727 - the transmission continues to slip, even though this vehicle has been in the shop a documented 4 times and a final repair attempt by the manufacture's representative! *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 721885 - problems with the vehicle started two days after purchase, they rotated the rotors on the brakes. since that time i have had the vehicle back seven different occasions. they have replaced

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 721962 - steering wheel shakes violently duing braking and at speeds above 35 miles per hour. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Side Rear Glass
ODI No: 722087 - rear window exploded into thousands of tiny pieces when passenger side door was closed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 722488 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Suspension
ODI No: 722803 - either when driving or braking the car begins to shake. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Bumper
ODI No: 725222 - bumper is hanging. dealer says its a manufacturer problem and they cannot repair it.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag Radio CD Player Brake Disc
ODI No: 725263 - both airbags failed to deploy, extensive front end damage on 07/06/00. problem # 2 front disc brakes have always made a grinding noise and front end has a vibration. car was taken back to

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 726294 - since purchase of car in january 1999 i have had 5 repairs done due to vibration upon braking. each time i was told the rotors were warped. after 12,000 miles mitsubishi refused to cover t

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock ABS Antilock
ODI No: 726857 - we have been back to the dealer numerous times with our problems. they seem to do a quick fix but in a short time the problems return. we were told by a mitsubishi representative that al th

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 727548 - rotors always seem to be re-cut.and resurfaced every year!*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 728785 - brakes have to be replaced, rotors ground x5 in 16 months. brakes do not function propperly,car does not stop in expected distance, vibration and screeching. not being reparied in a timely m

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Ignition Brake Disc
ODI No: 729141 - vehicle steering and brake vibrate upon braking, braking distance too long. front rotors warped - resurfaced at 14847 miles. same problem at 21315 miles - front rotors replaced. ignition rep

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Ignition
ODI No: 729182 - at times car will not start with transmission lever in park. will start if placed in neutral. dealer unable to find problem.ral. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Drum
ODI No: 729412 - brakes began making a loud vibrational whining or "winding down" sound whenever brakes were applied. sometimes the steering wheel would pull if the stop was abrupt. at first visit to deale

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Brake Disc
ODI No: 730402 - at braking, the steering starts to shake. at times i have gone through a red light because the car would not stop, you apply the brake but there is just nothing there, other times because o

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Door Door
ODI No: 730766 - the passenger side door will not open properly. the problem has been repaired two times and is again a problem. possible safety issue as the passenger has difficulty opening the door. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 730777 - they have replaced rotors four (soon to be five) times without fixing problem. warrenty is soon up, i don't want to have to start paying form a problem they won't fix .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 731247 - the brakes vibrate and shimmy. they start to squeal. we have had the car back 4 times and every time its the same thing. i am afraid they will just go out alltogether. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 732039 - rotors have been replaced twice and turned twice. dealer advised mitsubishi rotors are bad and that if i replaced the rotors with after market rotors problem would cease. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 732139 - no summary .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission ABS Antilock
ODI No: 734129 - upon breaking from both low and highway speeds, tremendous vibration in the steering column and brake pedal. have had brakes checked by 3 different dealers on numerous occassions, the last

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 734161 - front rotors keep warping after several months of driving. this started a few months after i purchased car in 1999. dealer turned rotors; had to take back in a few months; turned rotors aga

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 735119 - i feel this posed a safety problem by the transmission failing to respond while changing lanes on a freeway traveling 65mph, literally placing my life in danger.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 735470 - we took delivery of our car on 2/25/99. it was taken into the dealer service dept on 5/12/99 with bad virbration in the steering upon braking. they said the rotors and bushings were bad an

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 739976 - mentor mitsubishi should be checked out for fraud-they are not decent people there. no safety defect listed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 740933 - my car was at the dealer for a month until trassmision was fixed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Powe Brake
ODI No: 741647 - braking distance too long.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Door
ODI No: 742695 - leaking coal tar from door sealant- defective both front doors. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Electrical wiring
ODI No: 744842 - car is on but lights, radio, wipers and all electrical parts don't work. you have to jiggle the switch to make the radio, wipers and electricl parts work. notified the dealer about this pro

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Headlight
ODI No: 745328 - when engine speed falls to idle (with fan and radio and defrost all set to off), all lights in car, and the headlights, will dim. it's very noticeable. when engine speed rises, lights bri

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 745385 - twice in less than 20,000 miles the front rotors have warped prematurely. required brake pad replacement and grinding of rotors.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Battery ABS Antilock
ODI No: 746017 - as long as i have owned this vehicle, i have had a problem with the whole car shaking when i step on the brakes. i took it back to my dealer in oct 1999 and they turned the rotars but the p

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 746673 - pulsation when braking @ high speeds.rotors trimmed 10/99. problem still existed.new rotors again in 00. new rotors and pads installed 2/01. 8000 miles later, still pulsation at high speeds.

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 748420 - the steering rack and pinion assemblyfailed without warning. steering was totally lost. mitsubishi is currently requesting me to return the failed part in exchange for some monetary reimbu

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Engine Cooling Engine Cooling Radiator Radiator Suspension Suspension
ODI No: 749994 - thermostat stuck causing engine overheating. also, ac runs cold and then warm in city driving. on the highway it is cold. a severe vibration occurs in city driving with the air conditioner o

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake
ODI No: 750805 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Steering Wheel and Handle Bar
ODI No: 753178 - i was driving down the street and steering wheel locked up resulting in crash.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Door
ODI No: 754493 - the door handles that you pull to exit the vehicle has snapped off on the drivers door. i cannot exit the car without putting the power window down and reaching out to open the door. if i ha

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Tires
ODI No: 754535 - i need to replace my tires at 26,000 miles. mentor mitsubishi told me they can't do anything about it, i have to call goodyear. when i call goodyear, they know nothing either. i have a rubb

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 755686 - i have taken my galant to the dealer for service 6 times in the last 2 yrs. for service on the rotors. after the accident, i took the car in again. they checked the car and said that there

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 756926 - brakes rotors defective. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor Steering Arm Idler Door Wheels
ODI No: 757657 - i have had problem after problem...had rotors replaced 3 mos after purchase, complained of violent shaking numerous times. i was told this was b/c i had "after factory" wheels that were too

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 761161 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Battery
ODI No: 761731 - remote door opener is losing program when battery is getting week. both openers lost program and changing battery did not help to recover it. dealer wants to charge $65 for each reprogrami

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Drum
ODI No: 762974 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 781990 - warped front brake rotors, causing brakes to vibrate when braking. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 782856 - vehicle shakes/vibrates due to warn out front brake rotors/pads. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 783770 - vehicle virbates when driving over 60 mph and when braking the brakes pulsate, consumer took the vehicle 5 times for repair, dealer said the rotors were warped and would replace but he have

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake
ODI No: 785263 - dealer replaced front brakes because they were shaking, 5 months later, front shakes started shaking again, dealer says this is normal. *slc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Steering Wheel and Handle Bar
ODI No: 785513 - steering wheel vibrates violently at high speeds, especially when the brakes are being applied, consumer took vehicle to dealership and they resurfaced the rotors, however upon driving onto

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Engine
ODI No: 8002341 - vehicle will stall without prior warning. here is no indication on dashboard of any problem. dealership is aware of situation. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 8002672 - vehicle was hit head on. upon impact, frontal air bags did not deploy, causing injury to driver.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 8002892 - while at a complete stop another vehicle hit consumer's vehicle head-on. upon impact, frontal air bags did not deploy, and consumer sustained body injury. also, vehicle was totaled. *a

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 8013700 - while traveling on highway heard a knocking noise coming from underneath of vehicle. then, it shut off. vehicle was towed to dealer. the dealership was aware of problem.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 8013903 - vehicle was involved in a frontal collision of 25-30 mph and neither air bag deployed. dealer and manufacturer were notified. *ak there were two injuries in the accident. *tt .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake
ODI No: 8014111 - a lot of force has to be applied to brakes for vehicle to stop.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Turn Signal Switch
ODI No: 8016483 - nhtsa# 99 v 305 001/headlamp windshield wiper switch: consumevehicle is having a problem with windshield wipers not operating. problem did not occured until recall repairs were done at dob

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Electrical wiring
ODI No: 828681 - while driving the vehicle experienced a "burning smell." vehicle had electrical failures, such as no courstey lights/radio, etc., which may have caused a fire at 300 miles. cause unknown.

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission Cooling
ODI No: 832924 - had 800 miles on vehicle when the transmission started leaking fluids. took vehicle back to dealer & was informed the ls axle clip had popped out & needed to be replaced. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 835104 - steering wheel was extremely vibrating, and sometimes it makes consumer lose control. dealer had told consumer there was a problem with the front suspension. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Engine
ODI No: 836250 - while the vehicle was parked for nearly an hour a fire started within the engine compartment, cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Front Suspension
ODI No: 837055 - when driving at any speed and applying brakes vehicle is pulling to the left or right. also, and there is some knocking noise coming from the vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake
ODI No: 838296 - when driving at any speed and applying brakes, brake pedal goes all the way to the floor. also, brakes are soft, and are working intermittently. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag Brake
ODI No: 839882 - while driving at 50 mph another vehicle pulled in front of the consumer, into the same lane. consumer applied the brakes, they failed and vehicle rear ended the other vehicle. upon impac

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 840600 - vehicle was involved in a frontal collision where front end went under another vehicle, and motor dropped into the engine. upon impact, airbags did not deploy. the dealer and manufact

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 840608 - vehicle experiencing on-going problem with brake system; whenever brake are applyed the causes the vehicle to vibrate. vehicle been repairs and inspected on four occasion and condition still

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 841295 - was driving 5 mph and another vehicle going a t 35mph rear ended consumer's vehicle, causing vehicle to hit another vehicle in front. upon impact, airbags malfunctioned and did not depl

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Power Steering Pump
ODI No: 841498 - while driving at 55 mph powr steering pump went out. also, when consumer applied the brakes they vibrated. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Pad
ODI No: 842457 - while driving and stepping on brake pedal, driver could hear a grinding noise coming from the end of the braking pads. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 843760 - when driving at any rate of speed and applying the brakes vehicle severely pulls to the left or the right, cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Suspension
ODI No: 844853 - steering wheel shakes when driven over 65 mph or over. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Seat Belts ABS Antilock Front Suspension
ODI No: 845242 - front passenger's seat belts would not retract but half way & then lock up. would not retract to original position after locking up. vehicle would also shake when brakes are applied. vehcle

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Engine
ODI No: 846528 - engine compartment caught on fire for no apparent reason and without prior warning. currently, the insurance company is investigating. please provide further information. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Speed Control
ODI No: 848786 - after taking foot off of brake pedal vehicle accelerated into a wall at high speed. dealer has vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Door Rear Suspension Wheels Lugs Nuts Bolts
ODI No: 849624 - tires are shaking due to lugs:nuts being too loose. also, rear of vehicle is too low/ brakes have been repaired five times, and the odometer isn't working. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Suspension
ODI No: 850346 - when traveling at 65 mph car tends to pull to the right and left. while driving at about 30mph and slowing down, the car vibrates. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 850571 - the abs brakes smell like they are burning. had heard a grinding noise. vehicle pulled to left when brakes were applied. had the abs brakes changed, after going to dealer's at least 7 differ

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 851918 - when driving at any speed and applying the brakes there is a grinding noise, and the brakes are rubbing and the steering wheel vibrates and jumps from left to right at any speed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 852160 - vehicle been experiencing on-going problem with brake pedal feeling spongy and vehicle vibrating when brake pedal is applied. also, causing intermittent delay in stopping distance. this cond

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Other Brake Disc
ODI No: 852176 - the vehicle experienced braking problems which may result in extended stopping distance and cause a crash. dealer replaced rotors and pads. problem still occurring. please provide furth

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 852411 - the rotors experienced failure causing noise. however, two months later replacements were done to the brakes and rotors due to failure. problem still exist. *yc .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 854042 - rotors keep warping, had replaced them twice. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Pedal
ODI No: 854155 - there is too much space between the brake pedal and the accelerator pedal. consumer has missed the brake pedal on severaloccasions because of this design. consumer's shoe size is average f

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 854170 - when traveling & upon depressing the brake pedal to make a normal or graudal stop consumer noticed the pedal vibrated, resulting in extended stopping distance. problem was intermittent. th

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Brake Drum
ODI No: 854680 - when applying the brakes there was vibration and hesitation.dealer has replaced the rear drums, machined the front brake rotors. dealer has done this twice. also replaced the front brake pa

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 855931 - while in a frontal accident air bag did not deploy. *ak *ml .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 856028 - while making a stop by depressing brakes, vehicle would pulsate. dealer has been notified, can't duplicate problem. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 858077 - while applying the brakes they would pulsate and pull to the right. dealer stated rotors needed to be replaced. please provide further information. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Headlight Switch
ODI No: 859376 - received recall notice 99v305000 in mail. contacted dealership, and was informed had no parts & would not be available for 2 weeks or more. set appointment. a few weeks later, checked back &

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Battery Cable
ODI No: 861280 - received recall notice in mail concerning battery cable. contacted dealership for an appointment. was informed that no parts were available. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Master Cylinder
ODI No: 862054 - when making a normal stop pedal went to the floor and there was no braking ability, causing vehicle to proceed through an intersection. this happened without any type of warning. vehicle w

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Front Suspension Lower Arm
ODI No: 863076 - vehicle shutters severly when braking. dealer resurfaced the rotors/changed the pads & replaced lower control arm. the higher the speed the more it shuttered. dealer repaired vehicle

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor Front Suspension
ODI No: 863823 - while driving down the street and upon applying brakes, front end shimmied and shook, almost lost control . contacted dealer, and he replaced the rotors. a month later, the same problem

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Suspension
ODI No: 864112 - steering wheel shimmies whenever vehicle reaches 60 mph or more. vehicle been has been in / out of dealer shop, and problem still goes unresolved. feel free to provide further details. *ak

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Windshield
ODI No: 865312 - windshiled fogged up and there was poor visibility. consumer has been trying to get answers from the dealer, but there was no response. consumer called manufacturer, and was told there was

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Radiator ABS Antilock
ODI No: 865694 - when consumer applies brakes vehicle shakes. also, radiator was leaking and vehicle stalling. consumer was traveling about 40mph in traffic and someone had cut in frontof consumer's veh

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 865790 - vehicle pulsated/ vibrated when applying brakes. vehicle has been in dealer shop on seven occasions, but problem is still unresolved. please provide any further details. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 866033 - while depressing brake pedal heard a grinding noise. dealer stated rotors needed to be replaced after one month use. please provide further information.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc
ODI No: 868516 - when brake pedal was applied it went to the floor. vehicle began to shake. there was vibration, and grinding sound. dealer has been contacted.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc
ODI No: 868538 - front rotors were getting red hot and cracking the brake pads, even though the pads were not worn down. this caused poor brake performance. consumer was taking vehicle back to dealer about

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 868629 - steering vibrates when driving vehicle. then, vehicle will wonder left and right intermittently. consumer stated that he talked with dealership, and mechanic told him that they couldn

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 868934 - while traveling on the highway steering will begin to shake and vibrate sometimes hard, sometimes notat all. consumer has experienced the same problem as recall00v225001, team mitsibishi

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 871555 - while driving about any speed could step on brake pedal and brakes will vibrate. also, steering wheel will vibrate, causing loss of control.*ak vehicle has been repaired 5 times for the c

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor Front Suspension
ODI No: 871649 - rotors were defective when applying brakes vehicle vibrated/ front ends was misaligned. and tires warped. consumer took vehicle to t dealership four or more times.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Suspension
ODI No: 871875 - vehicle will vibrate when driving at speeds of 50 mph or more which could cause loss of vehicle control.*ak dealer can't figure out the cause. *yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Tank Assembly Seat Belt Retractor Suspension
ODI No: 871894 - vehicle wanders off into another lane. also, driver's side seatbelt retractors are in backwards/there is a gasoline leak from underneath vehicle, and vehicle shakes and vibrates when travel

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 873327 - brake rotors have been resurfaced twice, and pads have been replaced once. when the brakes are applied, they are smoking.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Ignition
ODI No: 877417 - while traveling at any rate of speed vehicle would stall without any indication. please provide further information. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 879439 - when applying brakes vehicle will start to shake uncontrollably. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc
ODI No: 879650 - intermittently when brakes are applied vehicle pulls. dealer has repaired and replaced pads and rotors several times.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 880666 - vehicle has same symptons as in recall 00v225001. yet, this vehicle is not affected. steering wheel shakes at any speed, getting worse when increasing speed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 882534 - consumer received recall notice 00v225001 for steering rack. nut around steering rack is leaking. when turning mostly to left vehicle jerks & makes a grinding noise. mechanic says co

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake
ODI No: 884450 - brake system had to be repaired approximately 5 to 6 times. brake system was making a 'clunking and scraping' sound when consumer applied them at any speed. please provide any additional

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 884620 - while driving about 60-65 mph steering wheel will start vibrating and front of vehicle feels like is going to come apart. had taken vehicle to dealer, and they said that problem was with

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Horn
ODI No: 884907 - horn does not blow when key is not in igintion and turned off. consumer feels horn should blow with key in or out of igntion.*ak the horn was a safety hazard. *yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 884910 - front rotors keep warping after 3,000 miles to 5,000 miles , dealer has replaced rotors 5 times with same design. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 885392 - consumer has a recall . when taken into dealer, dealer did not have part to vehicle, even after conusmer has made appointment, no one called consumer to inform him.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 885687 - when trying to stop car it would vibrate, a year late same problem.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 886290 - while driving at any speed consumer has noticed vibration coming from front end. consumer believed that vibration was causing front brake rotors to wear excessively. vehicle has been at d

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 887053 - consumer received recall notice id01v011001/manufacturer's recall 001snd0124. sea coast mitsubishi has part on back order. dealership is on rt 35 in ocean township, nj. phone #732-493-420

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 887083 - front brake rotors needed to be replaced three times in two years because brake padding had been changed. please provide any additional information/attachments. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension Tires
ODI No: 887518 - there is a violent vibration of steering wheel when vehicle is traveling above 50 mph. all recalls have been repaired in vehicle, front suspension was redone, replaced lower control ar

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Automatic Transmission Cooling
ODI No: 888620 - there is a recall on transmission hose. consumer took vehicle into dealer, and deaelr did not want to do the job. *ak *jb .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Gas Tank Assembly
ODI No: 889352 - plastic fuel tank door has cracked. dealer claimed door needed to be replaced. also, dealer indicated defect was common and part was on backorder.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 ABS Antilock Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 889408 - while driving at a high speed and stepping on brake pedal will feel brake rotors pulsating and vibration in steering wheel. brakes pads and rotors had been replaced a 1000 miles. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Front Suspension
ODI No: 890203 - when driving at any speed vehicle will pull to both right and left, causing loss of vehicle control. consumer has contated the dealer, dealer yet to determine the cause of problem. pleas

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc
ODI No: 890241 - brakes has to be replaced every two months. when driving vehicle brakes grind, it sound like it is metal to metal. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 890433 - recall 00v225001; vehicle has been to dealer three times in reference to recall . recall repairs did not correct problem, vehicle continued to vibrate and severely pull to right. please gi

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Engine Cooling Automatic Transmission Cooling
ODI No: 891751 - vehicle overheated and there was black smoke coming from underneath. also, transmission fluid was leaking.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Steering Gear Box
ODI No: 892192 - while at a drive through consumer was trying to turn right but vehicle was going left and hit pole. consumer felt this was related to recall 00v225.001 concerning steering gear assembly. *

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Power Steering
ODI No: 893258 - while backing out of a parking space vehicle lost steering power. please provide further information.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 897906 - front brake rotors were replaced on twelve occasions. when applying brakes at highway speed steering wheel and brake pedal would vibrate severely. problem still occurring. feel free to pr



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