Mitsubishi montero electrical

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1986 Mitsubishi MONTERO 86 - Battery
Complaint: battery replaced. .

1991 Mitsubishi MONTERO 91 - Electrical System
Complaint: while consumer was in the store vehicle caught on fire from the electrical system, and consumer can't determine the problem. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi MONTERO 92 - Ignition Module
Complaint: engine failure due to defective engine module, replacing second module. dealer notified. *ak spark plugs were not operative due to ecm failure. the dealer installed the repaired ecm. *yh .

1993 Mitsubishi MONTERO 93 - Electrical wiring
Complaint: electrical short, cauisng the wiring to to melt causing the vehicle to cut off.*ak .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Battery
Complaint: upon starting vehicle the battery exploded. battery was less than one year old. the battery was manufactured by interstate. the owner has purchased a new battery, but the vehicle will not start. plea

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Fuse
Complaint: fuse for turn signal failed. .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Fuse
Complaint: fuse for turn signal failed. .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Fuse
Complaint: whenever i use the right turn signal there are electrical sparks that fly out and my lights don't work. also, when i take a turn or hit a small bump in the road my interior lights flicker on and off.

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Ignition
Complaint: design of key to ignition and door match making it easy to duplicate and take vehicle. .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Interior wiring
Complaint: horn failed. *skd .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Interior wiring
Complaint: whenever i use the right turn signal there are electrical sparks that fly out and my lights don't work. also, when i take a turn or hit a small bump in the road my interior lights flicker on and off.

1996 Mitsubishi MONTERO 96 - Interior wiring
Complaint: engine check light appears to be malfunctioning. auto has been serviced for the check engine light/srs light repeatedly. the computer reading states to replace various sensors. sensors have been r

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Battery
Complaint: engine light stays illuminated and never goes off, on one occasion when the battery was failed, the light went off. *slc .

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Electrical System
Complaint: 1 - this just started happening, no accident or misuse. 2 - vehicle will not start at times and must keep turning ignition, eventually it stats. (changed battery, terminals, wires, etc, with no af

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Electrical System
Complaint: while driving vehicle was loosing power. consumer states' now vehicle will not start. took to dealer and they replaced the computer, problem has reoccured. please provide any further information. t

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Fuse
Complaint: in early 2003 i purchased a 1997 mitsubishi montero full suv. in april 2003 my girl friend was driving the car one day , when it just broke down on her .hen she turned the key to start the car you

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Interior wiring
Complaint: while sitting in traffic, passenger (wife) moved her window visor, a flame shot out towards her face coming from upper right corner of window visor, where wire for vanity mirror had chaffed over time,

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Starter
Complaint: 14 hours after purchasing a new vehicle the consumer tried to start it up and the vehicle would not start, and then tried to turn the radio on and the radio did not work because of a short circuit

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 97 - Alternator/generator
Complaint: while driving at highway speeds, consumer states that the vehicle has had 5 alternaters in the last 13 months. please provide any further information. ts .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 98 - Alternator/generator
Complaint: battery was replaced 5 times, 2 times alternator was replaced & there were other electrical problems. dealer had been saying that problem with the battery was weather related. they seemed not to r

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 98 - Battery
Complaint: battery was replaced 5 times, 2 times alternator was replaced & there were other electrical problems. dealer had been saying that problem with the battery was weather related. they seemed not to r

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 98 - Ignition
Complaint: when slowing down and without any indication vehicle would stall. dealer has been contacted. please provide further information. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Battery
Complaint: battery exploded. dented hood and sprayed acid everywhere. no reason for the explosion given. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Electrical System
Complaint: the alarm system went off without warning and caused the vehicle to shut down. *jb .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Electrical System
Complaint: upon starting car, the battery exploded spewing acid all over the engine and hood and causing several dents on both the inside and outside of the hood. this resulting in a total electrical system fai

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Electrical System
Complaint: when applying the brakes the interior and exterior lights go out for a couple of seconds. also, same thing happens with the radio and the windshield wipers. dealer has seen vehicle 3 times, and st

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Fuse
Complaint: without any indication horn would sound off. consumer would have too pull horn fuse to stop. dealer has been contacted. please provide further information.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Fuse
Complaint: vehicle has stalled 3 times. dealer stated it was due to a blown fuse. fuse was replaced, but did not solve problem. please provide additional information.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 00 - Battery Cable
Complaint: my montero has had significant problems from day one with repeated/numerous visits to several mitsubishi dealerships in my area. i have had all of the same complaints i have read from other owners an

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Ignition
Complaint: at 35000, the trunk door latch mechanism is broken. at 57000 miles check engine light lit, caused by spark plugs or spark plug wires open. replace all plugs and wires at dealership, cost $300.not cove

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Ignition
Complaint: the car has been given me problem since i bought the car. the car stall son me when i turn left or right and the brake light turns on. vehicle creeps forward when brake peedle is on. i have taken th

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Interior wiring
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Rear Electrical Wiring
Complaint: at 35000, the trunk door latch mechanism is broken. at 57000 miles check engine light lit, caused by spark plugs or spark plug wires open. replace all plugs and wires at dealership, cost $300.not cove

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Electrical System
Complaint: the check engine light came on so i took the car to the dealer right away. i was told that there was an 89$ charge to diagnose the problem. later that day i was called to be told that it would now cos

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Ignition
Complaint: ignition system failure, and vehicle would not start at all. this happens intermittently. contacted dealer, and dealer couldn't find anything wrong.*ak .

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 02 - Alternator/generator
Complaint: dealership said there is sludge in engine due to "lack of proper maintenance". we've had the oil changed according to the manual but believe that the oil pan is positioned wrong as the dealerships to

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO 03 - Electrical System
Complaint: an electrical system failure was causing all electrical operated components to malfunction or inoperative. for example, automatic door locks/interior lights/radio and etc. the cause of the failure ha

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO 03 - Electrical System
Complaint: while driving at any speed and turning the steering wheel to the left or right the vehicle always swayed to the right. the dealer replaced many parts but the problem is still occurring. *ak

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Electrical System
Complaint: the license plate lights went out. the bulbs were good therefore it's probable that the failure was due to a relay defect. the horn was also defective. the horn would blow but wouldn't stop. the dr

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Interior wiring
Complaint: while driving at any speed dashboard lights reflected on the external rear view mirror at night. consumer considered the reflection very distracting while driving. *ak speedometer reflects off dr



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Last Update: August 28, 2004