2000 Mitsubishi galant Problems

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2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Wheel Cap Cover Hub
ODI No: 10002007 - consumer stated that the car had senative hub caps. ts .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Steering Column
ODI No: 10003282 - the suspension/steering foundation has a problem that the dealership cannot locate. an alignment is needed every 2/3 months(not always riding on rough roads). steering feels out of control,

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Other
ODI No: 10007048 - 2000 mitsubishi galant. *jb *nlm ****dimsii ivoq entry posted after 12/12/02 cut-over to artemis*****749723 .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 10022135 - while stopping at a stop sign, the vehicle was involved in a front collision. upon impact, the air bags did not deploy. driver and passenger sustained injuries. *ak *ts .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Horn Electrical System Tires
ODI No: 10023462 - along with several recalls, the brakes, rotors, battery, all four tires had to be replaced at my expense. horn still does not properly work after being replaced. electrical failures with bli

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Tires
ODI No: 10029867 - nhtsa recall 99-t-001-000: tire description: p195/65r15 turanza el41, dot serial no. y79npvd458 and y79npvd468, supplied to honda for installation on their new vehicles. these tires do no

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Antilock Brakes ABS
ODI No: 10030703 - on july 1, 2003, we purchased a used 2000 mistibushi galant from colonial mitibushi in danbury, conn. on july 2, we reported to them the brakes did not feel right. it was slipping. they

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Body
ODI No: 10037435 - my galant is just three years old and the paint is seriously fading. it is obvious that this is a defect in the paint. i have taken it to 3 mechanics and they've all told me the paint is def

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Headlight Turn Signal Switch
ODI No: 10042224 - when the left turn signal is turned on sometimes the headlights automatically go off. however, when turning turn signal switch off headlights come on. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Seat Belts
ODI No: 10057107 - need for radio code not furnished by mitsubshi dealer in alhambra, ca had to purchase new battery, radio would not work after, contacted dealer and was informed we had to bring the car in,

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Engine
ODI No: 10064861 - while driving the vehicle at an undetermined speed, the check engine light appeared on the dash then the vehicle stalled. this caused the driver to drift off the road. the consumer had the v

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Body
ODI No: 10078735 - i brought a 2000 mitsubishi galant brand new in 2000. i did what i was supposed to. taking care with the finish. i washed and wax the car as required. the car was black. the paint started t

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Body
ODI No: 10082911 - about a six months ago the paint on my 2000 galant started to get real bad oxidation. now i know that a car that is 4 yrs old should not look like that. the problem areas are the hood and

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake Disc Caliper Brake Disc Pad
ODI No: 10087767 - the rear brakes on the back wheel made a dragging noise. this occurs either when the brakes were applied or just normal driving. the brakes were replaced but the noise returned after sever

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 ASC Stability Suspension
ODI No: 10087866 - vehicle has a tendency to pull to the right while in motion. front end feels shaky at high speeds or while driving on rough road surfaces. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Other
ODI No: 552817 - consumer believes vehicle came with fabric defects.et. .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Door
ODI No: 555522 - driver door does not align as the passenger door does. *slc .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Tires
ODI No: 562320 - the right front tire has a two inch narrow bubble, consumer states she has taken the vehicle to two firestone dealers they have offered to replace the tire but at the consumers expense.*jb

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake
ODI No: 565732 - consumer states that the vehicle has a brake problem due to problems from the rear brake on the back wheels, brakes began making a dragging noise, front brakes were replaced in aug 2001 at 2

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag Seat belt Anchor
ODI No: 566580 - consumer was involved in an accident. consumers head went into the windshield and cracked the glass. this happened because the belt restraint did not sufficiently hold consumer and the air

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900617 - while driving, consumer saw flames appearing from the hood, claim 59-v969-316. *slc .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900618 - while driving, vehicle caught on fire in the engine compartment, consumer jumped out of vehicle and injured his back, claim 24-5202-022. *slc .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900619 - while driving, front end of vehicle caught on fire, consumer pulled off the road and vehicle was totaled by fire, claim 01-6147-740. *slc .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900620 - consumer pulled over when she smelled something burning and saw smoke from the engine, claim 33-0310-523. *slc .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900949 - while driving, flames began coming from under the hood.*jb(claim#59-v969-316) .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900950 - while driving, the vehicle caught on fire, the insured jumped out and injured his back.*jb(claim#24-5202-022) .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900951 - while driving, vehicle caught on fire.*jb(claim#01-6147-740) .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine Gas Engine
ODI No: 6900952 - while driving, the insured saw smoke coming from the engine and then pulled over.*jb(claim#33-0310-523) .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Fuel Delivery
ODI No: 728788 - this car was leaking gasoline. the fuel pump housing seal had to be replaced. it took two days and a phone call to the service manager, to get mitsubishi to find the problem and fix it. i

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Front Suspension Control Arm Front Suspension Control Arm
ODI No: 730437 - front end feels shaky at high speeds, going over rough roads and bumps, & changing lanes at high speed. vehicle also tends to pull to the right while driving. i have taken the car into the d

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake Disc Steering Wheel and Handle Bar
ODI No: 743829 - no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake
ODI No: 745567 - my mitsubishi galant has had two brake jobs one on 11/14/00 at 12366 miles then the next on 3/02/00 front and rear brakes i now feel i have very little brakes at this date 5/20/01 with the m

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Tank Assembly
ODI No: 747218 - fuel gauge stopped working. while droping it of to get repaired, the service person said, wow i got another one this morning for exactly the same problem. odd? i think not. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake Disc Rotor
ODI No: 747967 - rotors showed at least 6 radial cracks spaced around rotor. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 748206 - this vehicle was involved in a front end collision causing $6500 in damages. both air bags failed to deploy. i was told by the dealership manager that nothing could be done about the prob

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 748512 - on sunset fwy onramp to hollywood fwy south, my car's steering went out, caused me losing control. car had been taken before for steering recall.i was told steering is okay and nothing was r

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine
ODI No: 752582 - this car has been serviced at mitsubishi almost monthly for the same problems. it has not been resolved i believe there is a serious defect in the design of this vehicle. no safety defec tst

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Power Steering
ODI No: 754423 - mitsubishi claims they know nothing about campaign number 01v295001 issued by your organization and will not tell me if my vehicle is affected. they referred me to this site after telling mi

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 ABS Antilock
ODI No: 758366 - brakes started annoying squealing at @24,500 miles. when taken to dealer to inspect, asked to look at problem. service manager said there was nothing wrong. now, with 29,512 miles, problem

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Wheel Rim
ODI No: 761675 - the 16" rims are not standard to this vehicle as i have observed but came with the car. they are bent from normal driving which is odd. they are still in use. could they be problemed rims fr

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Trunk Lid Trunk Lid Speed Control Speed Control
ODI No: 762191 - since purchase, trunk lid will close forcefully and without notice on a persons head, neck or back as they are retrieving items from the trunk if there is any wind. the cruise control lig

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Turn Signal Switch
ODI No: 762749 - this galant has a defective column switch lever that controls lights, turn signals and wipers. there was a recall on this item with a nhtsa campaign id number of 99v305001. whereas, the leve

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Ignition
ODI No: 763703 - car continues to have electrical issues -- will stall intermittently and sometimes will not start back up again. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Battery
ODI No: 763919 - i owned a 1995 galant before i purchased my 2000 mitsubishi galant and i must say, mitsubishi is the worst brand of cars ever assembled. i had so many problems with my 1995 galant that i wa

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Power Steering
ODI No: 765579 - this car was in a accident befor they sold the car to me and it has very bad steering promblems. the door comes ajar while driving this car isn't a good running car at all the dealer refuses

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 767221 - on my 2000 mitsubishi galant went head on into a rock wall and the airbags didn't inflate at all this a serious safety matter and i want an answer.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Engine Cooling Gas Engine Automatic Transmission
ODI No: 769919 - no summary. dt .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake Drum
ODI No: 770292 - i have had this car for almost 6 months and i have had work done on my brakes 3 times since i purchased the car. i have already machined/turned the original front disc rotors once and have h

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Cruise Control
ODI No: 8004189 - while vehicle was coasting it surged and engine idled high. dealer has been contacted. please provide further information.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 8006997 - while driving at 45 mph consumer ran into a telephone pole head-on and none of front air bags deployed. contacted dealer. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Air Bag
ODI No: 8010373 - while waiting and vehicle was idling, another vehicle rearended the galant, causing it to rearend another vehicle. upon impact with the other vehicle, the front air bags failed to deploy. t

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Battery Brake Suspension
ODI No: 8014467 - while traveling on highway and applying brakes, there was a loud grinding noise coming from wheel. dealership was aware of problem. *ak consumer found that the problem was with the brakes

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 8014942 - while traveling another vehicle cut driver off. she hit brakes and swerved to miss. vehicle struck wall, and neither air bag deployed. please describe details. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Underhood wiring
ODI No: 8016370 - consumer drove vehicle to work and parked. approximately 1 hour later vehicle caught on fire. fire dept advised consumer that fire was electrical in origin.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Steering Gear Box
ODI No: 8018197 - there was recall o1v225001 a few months back regarding steering gear locking up. consumer had problem resolved. currently, same problem was occurring in same vehicle. contacted dealer.

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Electrical System
ODI No: 8018646 - the entire electrical system of this vehicle is not working properly, it has been repaired several times yet the problem still exist, please provide any additional information. nlm .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Door
ODI No: 8023842 - consumer states while opening door top edge of door split consumer across face causing injuries in result of 30 stitches in face. dealer and manufacture has been contacted. please provide fu

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Underhood wiring ABS Antilock
ODI No: 855050 - while driving at approximately. 50 mph driver noticed smoke coming from underneath the hood,.attempted to pull over, but brakes were inoperative. driver had to pump brakes in order to slow d

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag Steering
ODI No: 859263 - consumer's sister was driving about 30 mph. while approaching a curve tried to turn, but steering locked up, lost control and drove straight into a wall. upon impact, air bags did not dep

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Horn
ODI No: 865762 - horn is not working. there is no damage to vehicle that would have caused it. dealer is not assisting.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Rack and Pinion Steering
ODI No: 872555 - recall 00v225001/steering gear assembly: while coming off freeway ramp, vehicle lost total steering. dealer notified, and repairs were made under warranty. recall notice received two days a

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Underhood wiring Parking Brake ABS Antilock
ODI No: 877715 - consumer was driving down road when a fire ignitied in engine. consumer applied brakes , but they were inoperative. had to pull emergency brake which caused loss of control ,vehicle spun a

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Defroster Defogger Windshield
ODI No: 877827 - windows fog up even when defroster is on. dealer has inspected vehicle.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Transmission TCM PCM ABS Antilock
ODI No: 878118 - while driving traction light & abs light would come on & stay. abs light flashed off/on. would sometimes jump when abs light & traction light were on and then braking. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 880684 - vehicle involved in a frontal collision with a cow. at approximately 45-50 mph impact, both air bags did not deploy. dealer/manufacturer notified. please feel free to provide any further de

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Lighting Fog light Headlight Windshield Wiper Washer
ODI No: 881389 - while traveling durning rain and without any indication windshield wipers /high beams/parking lights, and fog lamps failed. dealer has bee notifed. please provide further information. *a

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Brake Disc Caliper
ODI No: 884334 - brake caliper causing wheels to lock up intermittently. vehicle been to an independent repair shop, and problem still occurring. please provide any further details on this matter. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Underhood wiring
ODI No: 884891 - consumer was traveling about 45mph on highway and without prior notice smoke was inside of vehicle. he managed to run out of vehicle and it went up in smoke. fire department was called

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Front Suspension
ODI No: 886021 - front end vibration when driving at highway speed of 65 or more mph. vehicle been in / out of dealer shop on six occasions, and wasinformed that nothing could be founded. feel free to pro

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Battery
ODI No: 888900 - battery exploded, causing acid to fly all over engine compartment. it exploded in parking lot when ignition was started.battery fumes entered passenger compartment. dealer replaced batt

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Front Suspension
ODI No: 892592 - consumer took vehicle in to dealer for a noise that was coming from front end. dealer told consumer it was front passenger tire. consumer took tire to goodyear dealer to have it inspec

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Sidewall Tires
ODI No: 892798 - while pulling away from stop sign sidewall on front left tire, size p19565r15, blewout. also, sidewall on left rear tire had a bubble on it. contacted goodyear.*ak goodyear did not r

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Steering Lock Anti-theft
ODI No: 893182 - dealer fixed recall on vehicle, and next day while driving steering wheel locked up, and spun out of control. contacted dealership, and dealer stated nothing they could do without police r

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Frontal Air Bag
ODI No: 894037 - consumer was driving at approximately 30 mph and rearended another vehicle after sliding due to dirt on road . dual airbags did not deploy. front passenger sustained minor injuries. consu

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Ignition Module Underhood wiring
ODI No: 899554 - while traveling approximately 45 to 50 mph smoke started coming from front end of vehicle. upon examination by dealership wiring harness and computer system had burned up. no determinati

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Underhood wiring Automatic Transmission ABS Antilock Power Steering Fluid
ODI No: 899822 - 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 o

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 Gas Engine
ODI No: 9003475 - while driving notice smoke in rearview mirror. within 1/4 mile lost all brakes, all read warning lights came on. engine stopped and smoke was coming from engine compartment. the vehicle was



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