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0000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leak. consumer inquires about recall similar to the one for eclipse. .

1987 Mitsubishi GALANT 87 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission failed. mjs .

1987 Mitsubishi GALANT 87 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: transmission failed. (new jersey state police)*sd .

1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission failed. *sd .

1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer has replaced transmission twice in vehicle. nlm .

1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Axle Shaft
Complaint: rear wheel bearing disconnected from axle, causing wheel to come off, resulting in an accident. *ak .

1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Transmission Neutral Park
Complaint: consumer parked vehicle, she turned it off, and took keys out. keys were not inside of the car, and consumer walked alway, thinking everything was in order. however, vehicle rolled back, and hit

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: excessive engine oil consumption. .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 1,less than 20,000 miles the car needed a head gasket,timing belt and a water pump mind you the car never overheated once. 2,at 30,000 miles the first transmission went. 3,at 59,000+ miles the secon

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i pulled into gas station. smoke was coming out from under hood. small fire around fuel line, ignition wires, coil, wire harness containing injector wires. put out w/ extinguisher. only 2 wires to

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer has had vehicle for 5 years, and has replaced transmission 3 times. *ak .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving the car locked up and back end came around, would not move. car was towed to auto shop, where statements made stated that transmission and transfer case were defective, consumer repaire

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Axle
Complaint: i pulled into gas station. smoke was coming out from under hood. small fire around fuel line, ignition wires, coil, wire harness containing injector wires. put out w/ extinguisher. only 2 wires to

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Differential Unit
Complaint: i pulled into gas station. smoke was coming out from under hood. small fire around fuel line, ignition wires, coil, wire harness containing injector wires. put out w/ extinguisher. only 2 wires to

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transfer Case
Complaint: transfer case failed and locked up, however the vehicle is outside the scope of 98v069000 but has the same drivetrain. .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaked fluid prior to recall, recall repairs refused due to make and model/year 98v069000 and 98v069001. .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: i pulled into gas station. smoke was coming out from under hood. small fire around fuel line, ignition wires, coil, wire harness containing injector wires. put out w/ extinguisher. only 2 wires to

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: while driving the car locked up and back end came around, would not move. car was towed to auto shop, where statements made stated that transmission and transfer case were defective, consumer repaire

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: consumer received recall letter. took vehicle into the dealer, who inspected the vehicle, no problems occurred at the time of inspection , consumer states problem did exist, and has caused other ma

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: recall 98v168000/ manufacturer's recall sr-98-003/ transfer case failure. in december consumer took vehicle to dealer for recall repairs. vehicle seemed to be making loud noises and locking up.

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: overdrive unit failed. *dsh .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmision: overdrive failure. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: timing belt failed. *mjs .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer is requesting that recall 98v168 be completed on vehicle, the dealer is charging for parts that the consumer feels are not needed and only wants the recall repair done. *slc .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: my transmission computer has failed, even after spending money on a replacement. ofcourse only after the warranty on the replacement part expired. my transmission itself is also bad. needs a complet

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle had a recall done on vehicle regarding transfer case a few years ago. currently, problem has reoccurred again. transfer case will lock up while consumer is driving. please provide further in

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the automatic transmission malfuctions causing surging and no reverse position due to a seal which shrinks and does not let the fluid flow through. please provide further information. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when vehicle is being driven it is very sluggish and does not pick up speed, cause unknown. please give any further details.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when engine or transmission is cold and consumer steps on brakes, transmission won't downshift from a high speed. vehicle feels like it is going straight through a light. sometimes, there's a loud ba

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when the vehicle is parked in drive, the vehicle will not move. please describe. *ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: overdrive fluid is leaking, about a year ago the consumer took vehicle into the dealer to get recall repairs done, but all dealer did was take a look at vehicle. then, determined that the vehicle

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Axle
Complaint: front axles failed, causing loss of control. *aw .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Axle
Complaint: automatic transmision: overdrive failure. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Axle
Complaint: right front axle broke off. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Axle
Complaint: alternator failed. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Axle Shaft Seal
Complaint: required replacement of both front axles in 1991 mitsubishi galant after only 55,577 miles.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Differential Unit
Complaint: i was told by a nhtsa conselor that i had to fill out this form to solve my problem. i have a 1991 mitubishiu galant vr4 . this vehical has an awd drivetraion . to my knowlage all mitubishi vehicals w

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: transmission failure. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Power Train
Complaint: purchased a vehicle at eastaboga auto sales. drove the car for 1 day the transmission started acting up i took it back to where i bought it he told me to drive it a couple of days because he had just

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Power Train
Complaint: right boot has self destructed for the third time (the first time was around 35000 & i was told they should be good for at least 60000 - the left one was). left boot has only had to be replaced 1 tim

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transfer Case
Complaint: transfer case locked up due to insufficient lubrication prior to recall 98v-069). .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transfer Case
Complaint: transfer case failure. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transfer Case
Complaint: transfer case recall. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case yoke leaking. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leak. although a recall was issued by chrysler for mitsubishi eclipse/ eagle talon and plymouth laser for transfer case leaks, galant rv4 was not recalled. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks, can cause vehicle to lock up at highway speeds and result in a crash. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case seizure. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case severely leaks. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leak. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case failed. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaking. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case yoke leaks. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case seal failed. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case locks up rear wheels, causing a 75 foot skid. the car was towed by flatbed to stohlman 6/1/99. the damage was assessed, and is still at stohlman due to lack of parts from mitsubishi. i h

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: vehicle was parked and there was fluid leaking from underneath. consumer received a recall letter 98v16800 for trasnfer case. he is still having problem since recall repairs have been done.*ak .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: recall # 98v168001 power train: transfer case (4-wheel drive) dealer stated that recall work was performed some time ago. even though recall work was performed consumer is experiencing leaks and noise

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: while traveling 60 mph and without any indication all four wheels locked up. vehicle was towed to dealer, technician stated transfer case needed to be replaced. please provide further information.*ak

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: failure of the transmission; when driving the vehicle the transmission changes gears. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Axle
Complaint: while driving at low speeds smoke came from the rear of vehicle. initially the consumer was told by a dealer that the rear trans axle should be replaced. consumer went to another dealer to get a

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: transmission would not shift into second gear and sometimes first gear. reverse would engage only after grinding the gears. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Power Train
Complaint: dealer said the recall was done, a leak can occur and potentially lock up all wheels at any given speed. due to inadequate repairs this problem still is occuring. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transfer Case
Complaint: while driving at low speeds smoke came from the rear of vehicle. initially the consumer was told by a dealer that the rear trans axle should be replaced. consumer went to another dealer to get a

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transfer Case
Complaint: consumer received nhtsa recall 98v168000 concerning transfer case. consumer took the vehicle to the dealer for repairs. dealer inspected vehicle , but was unable to resolve the problem. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transfer Case
Complaint: the yoke on the transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transfer Case
Complaint: i found the car has a leaking transfer case/yoke assy. i brought this to the service departments attention. they informed me they all do and all you can do is refill it as it gets low. but being a

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transfer Case
Complaint: owner believes vehicle should be included in the transfer case lock up recall for similar models like talon and eclipse (98v069003). .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case failure. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leak. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: trasfer case leakage. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks and needs to be refilled every so often. if it were to run dry, all four wheels would lock up and cause injury or death. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: transfer case leaks. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: the dealers are not fixing the recall properly and refusing you when you go back. this affects all awd mitsubishi 1990'-1999. i am in need of a new transfer case (mitsu$1800) and supporting yokes a

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: defective yoke seal located within transfer case was leaking, causing wheels to lock up, will not turn prior to recall 98v-069000. .

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: consumer contacted dealer in refernce to recall number 98v168001, dealer made, recall repairs to vehicle. consumer is currently having problems with the transfer case, nearly locking up when driving.

1992 Mitsubishi GALANT 92 - Transmission Column Shift
Complaint: recall 98v168001/transfer case: while traveling at highway at speed of 55 mph rear wheels commenced to lock up and caused steering to be uncontrollable. later on receiving a manufacturer's recall no

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: head lights flicker when slowing down. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: intermittent abs brake failure; abs light constantly comes on. also, transmission/overdrive failure. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission has been replaced six times. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle vibrates in idle when in gear. also misses gears when slowing down. transmission downshifts intermittently. when going down a hill the transmission shifts to neutral, causing the engine rpm

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission would not shift out of first gear. reverse gear inoperable. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: lower lateral arms and tie rods had to be replaced at 35,100 miles. when passing another vehicle at 60 mph, the transmission went into neutral - very dangerous situation since another vehicle was app

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission diseng, onto a clover-leaf, and were beginning to merge onto a junctioning interstate. the traffic we were merging into was traveling at highway speed (appx 70mph,) and we wer

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission shifts down from second gear to first, and sounds as if the bottom is falling out. dealer contacted, and cannot duplicate the problem. also, states this is a characteristic of the vehicle

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving a bolt came off the suspension, causing the front tire to nearly come off. also, caused the front end to lock up due to a transmission rod coming off. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when driving vehicle /putting gear in park it makes a loud vibrating noise.*ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when placing pawl in drive gear vehicle will jump. consumer has to decelerate, and sometimes vehicle won't move. transmission was replaced when vehicle was 75000 miles, and problem is back with

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission failure, gears are not engaging. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle would not accelerate while in overdrive. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the transmission slips out of gear caused the consumer to have a near accident. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle
Complaint: while turning 5 mph, the front ball joint and axle snapped. the consumer was unable to shift the gears to control the vehicle. the consumer managed to pull over and had vehicle towed. cause has yet to

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle
Complaint: i have mitshibushi and i will never ever ever buy any product from them again. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle
Complaint: the driver's side axle broke, causing the tire to fall, resulting in loss of control. dealer replaced the same axle twice. dealer cannot determine the cause of the problem. please provide furth

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle
Complaint: while consumer was parked rear axle cracked and broke, rear axle had to be replaced. consumer has not contacted dealer yet. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle
Complaint: while driving lower ball joints collapsed and front passenger side tire turned outward. also, axle came loose. dealer has not seen. vehicle was under recall, but has not been serviced.*ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle Shaft
Complaint: wheel bearings had to be replaced at 26,000 miles. now at 71,000 need replacing again on front drivers side and rear driver's sides. vehicle cannot be driven until repair work is done. dealer contact

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Axle Shaft
Complaint: wheel bearing keeps dangerously failing without warning, causing wheel to wiggle excessively. . consumer has replaced bearings four times within 87000 miles. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Clutch
Complaint: consumer has problems with brakes/clutch and steering wheel. she said that steering wheel wandered on it's own. when applying brakes brake pedal stayed up high, and on other times, brakes pe

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Clutch Pedal
Complaint: after making wide left turns the clutch pedal goes very soft. needs to lift up with foot then it ok untill next wide let turn. almost caused a fatal accident once.*ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Constant Velocity Joint
Complaint: the driver's side front ball joints are prematurely worn out, and cv boot is leaking, cause unknown. please give any further details. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: the transmission failed prematurely. nlm .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: consumer states while his daughter was in possession of his vehicle, it was discovered that vehicle would not go into reverse, consumer was informed that the transmission had gone out.*jb .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: consumer states while his daughter was in possession of his vehicle, it was discovered that vehicle would not go into reverse, consumer was informed that the transmission had gone out.*jb .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: engine motor mounting wore out prematurely, causing transmission to jump when it was engaged from neutral to drive. dealer notified. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle intermittently down shifts/slows down. *skd .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission slips, shifts roughly, due to metal fragments found in transmission fluid. *dsh .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the automatic transmission failed, consumer contacted manufacturer was informed mileage too high to be covered under warranty.*nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission slaps when dropping into drive position. *tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary provided by consumer .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission failed at only 65,000 miles. is this normal? car was running fine before this happened. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: on 10/13/00 the transmission went out completely. upon having my transmission rebuilt, the mechanic notified me that part of the problem was the transmission had gotten way too hot. he said he would e

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: several weeks ago, the car had intermittent at transmission "sluggishness" trying to accelerate from a stop. felt like it was stuck in 2nd or 3rd gear, trying to downshift to 1st. on or about 6/31/02

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer states while driving 70 mph on highway the transmission failed without warning. the vehicle was checked by the dealer who could not determine cause. ts the consumer was traveling on the h

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving vehicle about 20 mph the consumer stepped on the gas pedal, the pedal felt thight and consumer said she tried to shift from park to drive, but vehicle didn't go foward. instead moved b

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when the brakes are applied the door locks and freezes. the occupants of vehicle are not able to unlock the door or roll down the window. the dealer has been notified. *ak radio cuts out when bra

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving in the local area traveling about 10mph and making a left turn at an intersection, transmission changed from 1st to 2nd gear, but vehicle started idling and rolling into the parking lo

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission would shift very hard into another gear. when ever vehicle comes to a stop, it would jerk. can hear & feel it when it happens. after accelerating, would remain in one gear, and make grind

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission problem. gear would not grab into 2nd gear. it jumped out of gear, and vehicle will stall. vehicle went back and forth for 1 1/2 transmissions from mitsubishi, and referred

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while traveling at 40 mph driver's side front end collasped, and vehicle slid 30 feet. consumer took vehicle to dealer ,and they replaced cv joint/ new ball joints, and a new tire. upon recieving

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: two air bag sensors failed. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Axle
Complaint: while driving about 20 mph the right front axel broke, causing the owner to lose control.the dealer has been notified. they are no going to replace the axel without the owner paying for the repairs.

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Axle
Complaint: while driving and going into a turn wheel came of the vehicle due to a bolt falling out from the axle. the tire went under the vehicle, and damaged the side of the car. the driver's side wheel separat

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Constant Velocity Joint
Complaint: ball joint damage is due to bad boots. i would like to have these ex-rayed to prove their incompetance to do their job protecting the ball jts. the misalignment, pinching, hairline cracks or holes

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Constant Velocity Joint
Complaint: while traveling at 40 mph driver's side front end collasped, and vehicle slid 30 feet. consumer took vehicle to dealer ,and they replaced cv joint/ new ball joints, and a new tire. upon recieving

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Driveshaft
Complaint: rotors always warped/camshaft failure/ignition failed/windows fog .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Driveshaft
Complaint: when engaged in turning or braking there was a considerable vibration and noise coming from the front of vehicle. this was due to the driveaxle. the driveaxle was replaced on 8/11/97 by dealership. *

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Driveshaft
Complaint: while driving coming out of driveway plastic bag got caught in the drive chain and stopped the engine dead. please describe details. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Driveshaft
Complaint: while driving coming out of driveway plastic bag got caught in the drive chain and stopped the engine dead. please describe details. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: the valve involved it fluid circulation was too small causing the transmission to fail. et .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Power Train
Complaint: it can be clearly seen that the car that i am leasing is a genuine lemon. it has been frustrating having this car that i feel is unsafe and has continuous problems that a unresolved since only 600 mi

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
Complaint: gear shifter fails to shift from park to reverse/drive. .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: hi, i am writing this because we have had problems with this car for the past 4 years. the transmission only lasted for 1 or if we were lucky 2 years. now we all ready put three of them in the car in

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i was driving about 60 mph on the highway, when all of a sudden, the transmission shifted three times. the check engine light came on, and when i got home, the car would not go into reverse. the nex

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission failed suddenly @ 96,498 miles in 1996 mitsubishi galant vin# 4a3aj46g7te403006.....coleman taylor transmission/memphis tn attempted to rebuild transmission for 3 weeks.....had to remove

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission gasket defective, causing leak. .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission failure. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the vehicle stalls continually while making a stop. *mjs .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the vehicle stalls continually while making a stop. *mjs .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: purchased vehicle 10/16/199, it had approx. 52,000 miles, since purchase transmission has been installed, air condition repaired and now there is something to do with the harmonic balance. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: my wife was stopped at a traffic light, tried to take off, but nothing. transmission was gone. dealer said things sometimes happen. manufacturer said warranty was out at 60,000mi. estimate was at

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle passed maryland state inspection earlier that day, only to not be able to move in reverse later. gearshift went into the reverse position easily, but car would not move, and emitted a scrapin

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: this car has had 3 transmissions including the original,still has problems.now that it is over warranty mitsubishi says not problem but according to tsb9823014 it is., and other bulletins.dealer is no

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: my 1996 mitsubishi galant had several problems including, brake pads had to be changed more than usual, transmission completely failed while parked. in addition, the windows /windshield were constantl

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i bought my car in sept.of 96 brand new. four years later, my transmission fails me. i believe these transmissions need to be investigated and recall. everywhere i call around for these transmissio

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission had trouble shifting for a few days. at certain speeds the transmission would all of a sudden act like it was in neutral and then pop back into gear. one day, while attempting to take o

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: going 55mph on i-84 to waterbury ci. car didn't accelerate to maintain speed going uphill. stopped to check transmission fluid. resevoir was full. on attempting to resune the journey the car

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission will stop pulling without warning. dealer was informed about problem. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when accelerating the transmission lagged the kicked into gear. when it finally failed, it lagged and something popped and had no gears at all. the car did still run, pressing the gas did no good.*a

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: on march 20, 1999 i purchased the mitsubishi galant from mark escude toyota of 955 i-20 s. frontage rd jackson< ms 39204 (601) 948-3420. after leaving the dealership, about 15-20 miles away the trans

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i owned my car for about 4 months when the first transmission went out at approx. 40000 miles warranty replacement. approx. 1 year later that transmission went out, it was out of warranty at that tim

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer was driving at approximately 55 mph when transmission became inoperative without any warning, resulting in loss control. consumer then had to pull emergency brake in order to regain control

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the vehicle will pull when accelerating, causing the transmission to fail. the dealer has inspected the vehicle. please provide further details. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission failed prematurely while driving on highway. consumer has replaced transmission twice at 30,000 miles and 58,000 miles. *ak in addition to recurring transmission problems, the head ligh

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: transmission fluid ran out from the bottom of the car/insurance did not fix transmission. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: at 32,383 miles dealer replaced transmission due to leakeage. currently,at present mileages, transmission stopped operating while driving. dealer notified, and informed consumer vehicle was out of i

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Axle
Complaint: received notice #99v066001. contacted dealer.right front wheel came off due to ball joints breaking. axle broke & went into transmission. lost control. manufacturer refused to repair because ball joi

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Axle
Complaint: the front axle collapsed (broke) when going over a pothole, loss of total steering control. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: consumer states vehicle shuts off everytime a stop is made, possible engine problem. *slc .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: car was running in park; my 8 year old daughter got in car; i was standing right outside of car; she climbed into the front of car to retrieve an object, her foot was caught between the drink holder a

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: transmission slams into gear after starting from first to second then from second to first. got diagnostics test done at cantins in laconia they stated that the park/neutral switch was wet they cleane

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: lower front ball joints had a lot of play. vehicle was making loud noises when making turns. taking vehicle to dealership to have mechanic check it. *ak there was a recall regarding the ball joints,

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Power Train
Complaint: speed odometer went out. .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Power Train
Complaint: the oil dipstick indicated empty one week after the consumer purchased the vehicle. the same thing happen again after a weeks driving. consumer returned to the dealer and explains the vehicles perform

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Power Train
Complaint: the oil dipstick indicated empty one week after the consumer purchased the vehicle. the same thing happen again after a weeks driving. consumer returned to the dealer and explains the vehicles perform

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Power Train
Complaint: dealer informed consumer that the mileage on vehicle which read 053086 was not the original mileage and that the previous owner had replaced the speedometer at 35992 miles because the vehicle had expe

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Power Train
Complaint: dealer informed consumer that the mileage on vehicle which read 053086 was not the original mileage and that the previous owner had replaced the speedometer at 35992 miles because the vehicle had expe

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Transmission Neutral Park
Complaint: when driving and upon taking off vehicle hesitated and jerked forward. also, when driving transmission locked up, causing tires to skid. consumer has contacted dealer. dealer has replaced parts, p

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Auto Transmission Floor Shift
Complaint: 1997 mitsubishi galant es w/ automatic transmission ("transaxle"): vehicle's gearshift can be accidently bumped from drive to neutral because this gear change does not require the brakes to be pressed

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Auto Transmission Floor Shift
Complaint: automatic transmission floor shift lever can be moved from drive to neutral just by touching it while driving. dealer was not notified at this time. feel free to provide any further information.*ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving 35 mph transmission blew out. consumer managed to pull over, and had the vehicle towed. dealership was notified, but did not resolve the problem. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: possible transmission failure is causing the vehicles motor to race intermittently while driving, it seems to happen with the shifting of the automatic transmission. nlm .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the vehicle has a defective compressor. *mjs .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: replaced brakes twice replaced rotors once brakes still pulsating, horn was replaced, transmissing slams into gear. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: went to dealer to have checked, explained they said the little delay and thunk it how the transmission operates. went about 6 months or less before default. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: first transmission replaced in january of 1997, the second in april of 1997 and during that test drive transmission proved to be faulty and had to be replaced. .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Power Train
Complaint: car stalls when stopping, and vibrates. fells like car is not getting gas. rpm's go up while driving. after 3 attemps, two different dealers claim they cannot come up with a code, so not sure what to

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Power Train
Complaint: speedometer failed. speedometer registered 1 additional mile for every 10 miles of travel. .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission locked up with no prior warning. with under 20000 miles on the car transmission would not shift. took to dealer and they made an adjustment and it was fine. then, at 76000 miles

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: car started stalling at low speeds, had transmission filter changed, found a lot of metal in fluid. drove car 500 more miles before losing reverse and overdrive. transmission unable to run at 71,000 m

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: automatic transmission failed. nlm .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission make noise under load. yh .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: engine check light call on and started to stall at 60mph. no advance warning was given that there was problem with the transmission. 30 day prior car was in the shop for tune up and oil change. conta

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i was told by the dealer that this part was not covered because the warranty had expired. i found out today that this was covered at the time the dealer told me it couldn't be repaired under the warr

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving the vehicle the first day of purchase i noticed the transmission was not shifting properly. i asked the salesman what that was he told me that's just the way the car runs. a few months l

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: in june of 2002, auto transmission solenoid pack failed at 74,000 miles. was replaced by authorized repair shop (not under warranty). shop flushed transmission and found metal shavings in the fluid.

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while having vehicle serviced mechanic noticed theat engine was malfunctioning due to defective components in engine. this caused transmission to fail.*ak .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving noticed transmission was not shifting properly. took to dealership & informed by mechanic transmission was going bad. had the fluid & screen changed for the 3rd time. would be making noi

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Axle Shaft
Complaint: left & right front axle shafts failed. *et .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 gears.

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: npo summary listed for this vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 told comp

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 time requi

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: my car was at the dealer for a month until trassmision was fixed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 #732-493-4202. *ak c

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: 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 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: vehicle overheated and there was black smoke coming from underneath. also, transmission fluid was leaking.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Floor Shift
Complaint: 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 transmissi

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: no summary. dt .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 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 out fire, v

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Transmission TCM PCM
Complaint: 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 .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i was traveling rush traffic going over a hill when the car stop and started to reverse, while in drive. i braked and put car in park stop the engine and restart the vehicle and tried moving forward b

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: did not go into or stay in park. *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving on the highway vehicle just stopped, was caused by a defect in transmission *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle seriously vibrates when accelerating. also, transmission is slipping when shifting from first to second gear. dealership examined vehicle, and found drops of water in transmission fluid.

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: while driving, vehicle began sputtering, consumer pulled over to see flames and smoke, there was a recall, c0104c, regarding sparking in the engine which could cause a fire, also, transmission cooler

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: vehicle experienced fire in the engine compartment, possibly caused by a faulty transmission cooler line, claim 43-r857-994. *slc .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: vehicle experienced fire in the engine compartment, possibly caused by a faulty transmission cooler line, claim 43-r857-994. *slc .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: the insured stated that possibly, the cooler line caused fire.*jb(claim#43-r857-994) .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: the insured stated that possibly, the cooler line caused fire.*jb(claim#43-r857-994) .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: vehicle was taken to the dealer for a leak. dealer stated it was coming from transmission. dealer corrected the problem, and within 15 minutes, consumer pulled over/ got out, and watched vehicle catc

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Driveshaft
Complaint: when ever vehicle is in reverse there is a clicking noise. took to dealer and the dealer wants to replace the front driveshaft. please provide any further information. ts .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Transmission TCM PCM
Complaint: abs light and traction control light illuminates. stopping distance has increased along with brake pedal vibrating when brakes applied. two front rotors were warped and glazed and will be replaced

2002 Mitsubishi GALANT 02 - Axle Shaft
Complaint: severe steering vibrations at highway speeds 60mph & above. the dealer has, so far, replaced front right transaxle, balanced tires 4-times, and replaced oem goodyear eagle ls tires (205/55/16) with b

2003 Mitsubishi GALANT 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i have a '03 mitsubishi galant (automatic) which now has approx 8000 miles. at approx. 4500 miles the vehicle began hesitating upon hard acceleration, such as when entering a freeway. the vehicle al



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Last Update: August 28, 2004