Mitsubishi montero power-train

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

1990 Mitsubishi MONTERO 90 - Clutch Pedal
Complaint: while driving, at approximately 25mph, shifting from 2nd to 3rd gear, stick which connects with clutch plate below rubber gaurd broke off between 2nd and 3rd gear, clutch never engaged in 3rd gear, de

1990 Mitsubishi MONTERO 90 - Power Train
Complaint: the transmission in this vehicle has been hard to shift for a couple of years, and i want to know if this is a common problem, and if there is a recall on the transmissions. i have done some research

1991 Mitsubishi MONTERO 91 - Transmission Neutral Park
Complaint: transmission gear shifter will not lock when key is removed from ignition switch, allowing vehicle to roll backwards. .

1994 Mitsubishi MONTERO 94 - Power Train
Complaint: speedometer plastic gear failure. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: horn failed. *skd .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Axle
Complaint: i own a 1995 mitsibushi montero sr. about a week ago i noticed an oil leak from the back of the car. i took my car to the mechanic and he check it out and told me that the rear transaxle was cracked o

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Axle
Complaint: while driving rear wheel caved in. vehicle checked by dealer, who determined that a weld broke loose on t left rear axle housing, causing axle to break down.*ak .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Differential Unit
Complaint: rear differential failure. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi MONTERO 95 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
Complaint: traveling at 60mph heard a screeching noise and the brakes started going down to the floor and lost control of the vehicle. upon regaining control, the vehicle died. then was able to coast the vehi

1996 Mitsubishi MONTERO 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission overdrive defective. .

1996 Mitsubishi MONTERO 96 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving engine check light illuminated, indicating a malfunction. dealer stated that this occurred because of interference in the transmission control module caused by cell phone use. pleas

1996 Mitsubishi MONTERO 96 - Torque Convertor
Complaint: torque converter failed. .

1996 Mitsubishi MONTERO 96 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
Complaint: transmission will not shift when vehicle is cold. manufacturer said it's an emission problem. informed it's normal. takes too long to warm up before shifting. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when shifting from reverse into drive vehicle stalls. .

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: this car was in a major accident & sold to me without a mv-103 form or title stating that this a rebuilt salvage. no saftcy defect mentione din summary. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Clutch
Complaint: entire fan and clutch assembly. sheared off while i was traveling in inter city traffic, if this failure would have occurred while traveling on a highway this assembly could have damaged either the s

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Differential Unit
Complaint: problem with front and rear differential reported to dealership. they did nothing to fix, just reset check engine light. 3 weeks later car was in a rollover accident. driver steered slightly to avoid

1997 Mitsubishi MONTERO 97 - Differential Unit
Complaint: this car was in a major accident & sold to me without a mv-103 form or title stating that this a rebuilt salvage. no saftcy defect mentione din summary. *ak .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO 98 - Power Train
Complaint: tire and drivetrain vibration on my montero sport / nativa in puerto rico.( dot number: ) .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO 98 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
Complaint: vehicle was parked with engine running. after approx. 10 min vehicle jumped into gear and crashed. .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO 98 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
Complaint: vehicle was parked in the garage and consumer went to shiftgear, and vehicle made noise and it was rough. so when he put it in shift, gear popped. dearlership was aware of problem. *ak .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 98 - Driveshaft
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1998 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 98 - Manual Shift
Complaint: on july 2002, at 65,378 miles dealer replaced the manual transmission. 2 year later, dealership indicated to the consumer the transmission needed to be replaced again. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving at low speed 5 to 15mph automatic transmission jerked. dealer inspected vehicle several times, and could not duplicate or correct the problem. consumer indicated that the vehicle was not

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: problems with tires wearing bad chop wearing on outside and in the middle, front end slanted inward i believe causing tires to wear badly also bad vibration coming from front end as well taken to

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission is leaking fluid due to a pin hole in the bell housing, cause unknwown. please give any further details.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: received recall notice 99v041000. contacted dealership & set appointment. took vehicle for transmission repairs & later picked it up. smelled burning oil a week later. took vehicle to mechanic & was i

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer was driving 50-55mph and while trying to change gears, vehicle suddenly stopped. vehicle had 30 thousand miles on it. when dealer was contacted, dealer noted that transmission failure wa

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer is able to shift from park into drive without applying brakes. *ak *jb .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Driveshaft
Complaint: i have gone from "there is nothing wrong w/ the vehicle" to having it at the dealership 4 different times. i hate this vehicle. no safety defect (s) mentioned in summary. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: three seperate incidents of my transmission failing.......sand and other debris is getting pushed up into the hydrolics and breaking seals, tearing up transmission, as i understood......mitsubishi war

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO 99 - Transmission Neutral Park
Complaint: consumer is able to shift from park into drive without applying brakes. *ak *jb .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 99 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: neutral light flashs when driving. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 99 - Driveshaft
Complaint: the vehicle has a drive train/shaft defect which is the causing a terrible vibration. i am being told the vehicle is driveable and pose not safety hazard. the part is on order, until the part comes i

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: took my truck back to the dealer on 2/22/01 for engine light that came on. they replaced a leaky fuel cap and engine light went off. told them when i call for service about the 2nd -3rd shift that w

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: after ~ 2hours of highway driving the "n" (neutral) light flashes which indicates that the transmission has overheated. the car most be stopped asap to cool the transmission so as to not damage it.

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Driveshaft
Complaint: steering-front end vibrtation. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO 00 - Manual Transmission
Complaint: consumer heard chattering noises, dealer found timing belt and idler, and tensioner pulley were cause of noise, dealer replaced all three components. (attorney for client) *yh .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving, the automatic transmission temperature light illuminated. the consumer pulled over to check the owner's manual. the manual stated to pull over and wait until the automatic transmission

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 00 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: transmission is not shifting properly, and it is difficult to gain speed ,but only at lower speeds. from time to time vehicle will jump out of gear. contacted dealer, and the dealer has vehicle at t

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 00 - Transfer Case
Complaint: transfer case came apart and wheels locked up. *jb ***dimsii ivoq entry posted after 12/12/02 cut-over to artemis****760652 .

2000 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 00 - Transmission Gear PRNDL
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 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: during normal driving conditions the vehicle transmission goes into a nuetral position and will not return into gear. once this occurs none of the drive gears will work. the dealership has had this

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when accelerating tachometer goes from 0 to 3.2 without warning. also there is a surge in the engine.*ak. consumer also stated there were problems with the transmision flare shifting between 2nd and 3

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when vehicle is stopped on an incline vehicle will go into reverse when gas is reapplied. driver has to apply brakes, and put vehicle into park, then go into drive. dealer can't solve problem.*ak .

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: while driving 35 mph the transmission cooling system broke and as a result transmission fluid leaked into the radiator which caused the vehicle to stall. the vehicle was towed to an independent deale

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Axle Hub
Complaint: i have 2 complaints. first: i have had the car checked several times by the dealer to locate a very loud noise coming from the front of the car. it has to be in something that has to do with the st

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Clutch Pedal
Complaint: consumer called complaining about having a problem with the transmission. also stated that while reversing the vehicle it took off even do the consumer had her foot on the brake pedal. dealer was cont

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Differential Unit
Complaint: incident: repacement of 4 differetnials in 30.000 miles/have all documentation, returned vehicle 3 days after purchase for repair. repaired every 8000 miles and seeking repair as of todays date may 11

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Differential Unit
Complaint: for several months i have brought it to their attention,but nothing has been done. no safety defect listed. *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Power Train
Complaint: when accelerating tachometer goes from 0 to 3.2 without warning. also there is a surge in the engine.*ak. consumer also stated there were problems with the transmision flare shifting between 2nd and 3

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO 01 - Transmission TCM PCM
Complaint: pcm reprogramming for mil on/dtc po125. incorrect pcm software parameters cause the mil("service engine soon) light to come on and diagnostic trouble code po125 to test to set. to eliminate this condi

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: in december 2002 i purchased my car (2001 mitsubishi montero sport xls 4x4) from a local private seller. the car had about 38,000 at the time and was still under the 60,000 mile manufacturers warrant

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i'd noticed previously my car would shake as if it was going to fall dead, but wouldn't or there would be a thump like someone had hit me and the car would move slightly. this would only happen when

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when driving gears will change and make vehicle end up going slower. at other times, vehicle will stall. contacted dealer, and dealer was not willing to do anything.*ak .

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Automatic Transmission Cooling
Complaint: while driving 50-55 mph noticed smoke coming from under the hood. consumer pulled over, opened the hood, and saw the transmission on fire. fire quickly spread to engine. $ amount of damage unknown at

2001 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 01 - Power Train
Complaint: i purchased a 2001 mitsubishi montero sport from jack taylor alexandria toyota. on september 09, 2002, i experienced trouble with my vehicle on the way back from our south carolina vacation. while dri

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO 02 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: consumer states that while driving at any speed up hill and no warning the transmission will decelerate even when foot is on the accelerator, and it will be hard for the consumer to control the vehicl

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 02 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving with vehicle is at full capacity it shutters. transmission vibrates, and then take off, is very sluggish. vehicle was taken repair shop four times. however, the problem was not resolv

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 02 - Axle Shaft Seal
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

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 02 - Axle Shaft Seal
Complaint: same problem as with the complaint listed below. i blamed my mechanic and nearly sued him for failure to properly maintain my suv. research has proven this to be not an isolated incident. consumer

2002 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 02 - Transfer Case
Complaint: while making a right turn the truck failed to respond. the dealer serviced the transfer case box. please provide any additional information. *nm .

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: while driving and coming to complete stop automatic transmission doesn't shift properly from the first to the second gear. dealer inspected vehicle several times, but did not resolve the problem.

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: the vehicle stalled while slowing down for a stop light. although the vehicle is in drive it sometimes rolls backwards as if it is in neutral. *ak *nm .

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: vehicle won't engage when shifted into drive and reverse (acts like it's in neutral). only happens when vehicle is cold (under 30 degrees outside). sometimes will slam into gear causing the vehicle to

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: when it is cold vehicle will not engage into drive. it takes about 30 to 40 seconds, and then vehicle jumps into gear. *ak .

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: 2nd timeinto daeler for transmission problems. will have problems shifting then the check engine light comes on. first time dealer unsure of the cause or how to fix had vehicle in shop almost 2 weeks.

2003 Mitsubishi MONTERO SPORT 03 - Automatic Transmission
Complaint: i bought the truck on a cloudy day. when the sun hit it, it had swirl marks burnt into it from where it was buffed at the factory. when turned in they buffed it again. now that it rained it still s



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