Mitsubishi eclipse speed-control

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1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: accelerator fails to come back to idle. .

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: when first starting out at 20mph transmission would shift from one gear to another. then would slow down & pick up speed. gas pedal would stick. happened after timing belt was replaced due to high id

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 - Cruise Control
Complaint: when first starting out at 20mph transmission would shift from one gear to another. then would slow down & pick up speed. gas pedal would stick. happened after timing belt was replaced due to high id

1991 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 91 - Speed Control Cable
Complaint: when i step on the gas pedal all the way the throttle gets stuck at 2500rpm. i had to use my e brake to stop the car so i can get under the hood to turn the throttle cable back by hand. *ak .

1992 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 92 - Speed Control
Complaint: idle speed control motor failed for the second time in the life of the car (that i am aware of). dealer told me that this was a common problem and they could not do anything for me except sell me a ne

1992 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 92 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle would surge and check engine light came on and the engine died while driving. dealer contacted and no response to registered letter. vehicle cannot be driven. several repair attempts however c

1992 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 92 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: vehicle accelerated suddenly and unexpectedly when applying brakes. consumer had to turn vehicle off for it to come to a stop. please provide additonal information.*ak .

1993 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 93 - Speed Control
Complaint: while driving vehicle 55 mph rear two tires locked up. vehicle was moving uncontrolably. vehicle moved about 100 feet until consumer was able to stop vehicle, skid marks occurred on street. pl

1993 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 93 - Speed Control Cable
Complaint: battery failed. *skd .

1994 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 94 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: vehicle suddenly accelerated. dealer has yet to be contacted. please provide further details.*ak .

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Cruise Control
Complaint: master cylinder failed resultingin an accident; also replaced front brake rotors; vehicle hesitates/bucks on acceleration and has fast idle; also, horns inoperable and replaced both rear hatch strut

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: transmission leaks. *sd .

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle revved from idle to about 2000-3000 rpms while driving. also, check engine light would come on. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: consumer put gear into reverse and car accelerated, so she suddenly put gear into drive and it accelerated also. then vehicle crashed into a pole. no pressure was applied to gas. car was totaled. *a

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: consumer states that the cruise control went out, causing the accelerator to go down to the floor. the dealer disconnected the cruise control cables. owner states that vehicle is still not repaired

1995 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: while driving at 55 mph on wet pavement vehicle accelerated, causing the consumer to lose control and hit some trees. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle makes high screeching noise when it is cold. .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: the dealer seems unconcerned about my car. no safety defect mentioned in the summary. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: the dealership offered to throw in a throttle body cleaning, free of charge, but as i looked at other complaints..i realized it is a problem that needs to be fixed, because of linkages and control. i

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: when starting car with foot on brake, tires were skidding, and car took off into a pole. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle is surging forward while driving, vehicle is surging high rpms. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle is surging forward while driving, vehicle is surging high rpms. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 96 - Speed Control Spring
Complaint: vehicle suddenly accelerated and smashed into a wall, both driver and passenger air bar deployed. drivers right foot never left the brakes .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while driving car accelerated on its own. driver was able to control car and bring it to a stop by shifting transmission into low gear and applying both the primary brakes and emergency brake. there

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: was driving about 10 mph when the accelerator got stuck, and the consumer applied the brakes and the brakes went straight to the floorbaord, causing the consumer to jump out of the vehicle. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Speed Control
Complaint: three instances of sudden acceleration; vehicle's rpms would jump to 3500 and brakes would not hold. had to throw the vehicle into neutral to avoid a collision. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Speed Control
Complaint: when cruise control is engaged and driver depresses four way flashing button, the cruise control disengages and vehicle slows down. this is common on this vehicle. .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Speed Control
Complaint: driving about 5-10 mph into parking lot; vehicle suddenly accelerated; able to avoid hitting other vehicles by shifting into neutral; took to dealer; could not locate problem. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Speed Control
Complaint: cruise control set at 70 mph, went up to 80 mph, nearly caused crash with another vehicle, dealership has not found cause. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 97 - Speed Control
Complaint: brakes: driving approximately 25mph, truck ahead of the eclipse had come to stop, applied brakes and there were no brakes. car accelerated as if the cruise control was on, kept pumping brakes, but ca

1998 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 98 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while depressing gas pedal vehicle started hesitating. consumer was told fuel injection was clogged. this poblem has been repaired twice. please provide further information. *ak .

1998 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 98 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while driving at any speed and when applying force to accelerator pedal without prior warning, vehicle failed to accelerate, causing loss of all power, and resulting in a near accident. consumer

1998 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 98 - Speed Control
Complaint: on six different occasions vehicle experienced sudden acceleration. however, repairs were done to the transmission assembly / overdrive clutch assembly / transmission control module to eliminate the f

1998 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 98 - Speed Control
Complaint: while driving 50 mph vehicle would accelerate. vehicle would slip from one gear to another. dealer contacted. please add vin. *ak .

1998 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 98 - Speed Control
Complaint: intermittently transmission will stick in 2nd gear, causing vehicle to lurch forward, and hesitate between shifts. dealer is blaming problem on how the vehicle is being driven. one year ago dea

1999 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 99 - Cruise Control
Complaint: since the first month i have owned the car, the car frequently idles low (~500rpm) when the weather is warm. car has no power and will sometimes stall when i remove my foot from the gas. car has a 5

1999 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: the speed sensors are bad on the car causing the transmission to be stuck in second gear. this is the second time this happened. both incidents were reported to the dealership and the first time the

1999 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: the vehicle does not stay set on high speeds. if cruise control is set for 80mph the vehicle will drop down 5 or 10 mph less without warning. dealer says it's made so that driver can't drive at high

2000 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 00 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: was slowing down to an intersection when throttle got stuck. consumer had to pull emergency brake to stop. consumer was almost hit head-on and in the rear. after pulling up emergency brake, throt

2000 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 00 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while driving on highway throttle stuck, and vehicle accelerated. *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 01 - Cruise Control
Complaint: while driving at 55 mph consumer put the vehicle in cruise control. when cruise control was engaged vehicle revved, and picked up speed. consumer checked the vehicle, and found that the cruise co

2001 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE 01 - Speed Control
Complaint: consumer is having problems with the srs light in the dash.*jg .

2003 Mitsubishi ECLIPSE SPYDER 03 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while backing out of the driveway, the accelerator pedal became stuck and the brakes did not work.*mr the consumer hopes mitsubishi becomes aware of the problem occurring with their cars. *cb *jb .



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Last Update: August 28, 2004