Mitsubishi galant speed-control

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1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Speed Control
Complaint: sudden acceleration, causing accident. *sd .

1989 Mitsubishi GALANT 89 - Speed Control
Complaint: engine will increase the gas, when stepping on the brake to slow down, the vehicle revved up and increased speed, dealer is not aware of the problem, the warranty has expired. *ak *jb .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Speed Control
Complaint: when the accelerator pedal was pressed, the vehicle surged forward at a rapid speed. *jb .

1990 Mitsubishi GALANT 90 - Speed Control
Complaint: excessive engine oil consumption. .

1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: throttle cable became disconnected and was lodges around throttle/throttle could not close, resulting in sudden acceleration. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control
Complaint: sudden acceleration. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control
Complaint: vehicle will not acclerate and rpms go up and down erratically. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control
Complaint: tried to slow car down while cruise control was on and abs light came on and instead of car slowing down it accelerated. please explain. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control
Complaint: tried to slow car down while cruise control was on and abs light came on and instead of car slowing down it accelerated. please explain. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control
Complaint: cruise control will not disengage when stepping on the brakes. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Speed Control Cable
Complaint: accelerator cable sheared causing uncontrolable acceleration resulting in accident. mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: accelerator pedal stuck. *skd .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: gear shifter fails to shift from park to reverse/drive. .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: driver's mat slips under accelerator pedal, causing binding/no mobility. *sd .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: the gas pedal is stiff. upon quick acceleration, the throttle is stuck wide open, making the engine race to maximum rpm's and the car can reach it's maximum speed. the gas pedal has to be kicked repe

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: no deployment of airbags during accident. *sd .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: my car startedto suddenly accelerate. iput both feet on brake pedal. after 10 sec car decelerated from beteen 45-55 to 10 mph. .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: while accelerating to enter the freeway, the cruise control engaged (it was not turned on) and the car began to accelerate up to 80+ mph. i pressed the off button for the cruise control, braked and tr

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: while driving vehicle suddenly acclerated due to the throttle being stuck. also, brakes malfunctioned, causing extended stopping distance which could cause a crash. please provide further informat

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control
Complaint: during normal stopping, the engine accelerated at the point of no control, almost resulting in accident. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: while in park the accelerator pedal was depressed (for emissions inspection) and the vehicle accelerated forward. dealer has been notified. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: i have had nothing but problems with my sun roof, brakes, gas, acceleration and over heating of my car. my sun roof about every other month something goes wrong with it every time i open it. my breaks

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while driving on the highway at about 50mph accelerator stuck and could not be pulled up or jiggled loose. the engine as a result was revving in the red zone for about a minute while it was decided

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: braking system malfunctioned, causing extended stopping and a noise which may cause a crash. also, engine idles and the accelerator screeches which may cause a crash. please provide further informat

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: consumer was driving on the street approximately 35mph with foot on gas pedal. gas pedal became stuck. vehicle started to accelerate, driver lost control, and crashed into a building. consume

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: when the brake pedal is pressed the vehicle accelerates without pressing the accelerator. .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: car would not stop approaching red light/no air in line detected. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Speed Control
Complaint: when driving with cruise control turned off, and upon depressing the brake pedal, and making a left hand turn, vehicle accelerated at a high rate of speed. then, came to a complete stop. consumer

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: while driving the accelerator pedal got stuck. as a result, vehicle accelerated out of control. no impact reported. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: just pulled off a main street and heard loud banging noise , gas pedal fell to the floor ,and accelerator cable broke and fell to the floor. contacted the dealer, had vehicle towed. also, called the

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Speed Control
Complaint: transmission make noise under load. yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: i was stopped at a light when i barely let my foot off the brake. my vehichle lept forward, hitting the car in front of me, which caused that car to hit the car in front of him.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: i had pulled into a parking space in a shopping center's parking lot. the car was crooked so i put the car in reverse to merely straighten it out at which point the car flew backwards as if my foot h

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: i was backing up at about 5 mph when the car suddenly accelerated even though i had my foot off the accelerator. .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: going from reverse to drive, car accellerated and smashed into a mobile home. (details? rdruner@aol.com). i was attempting to back out of someones dirt driveway. i was positioned at an angle. when i b

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: going from reverse to drive, car accelerated and smashed into a mobile home. (details? rdruner31@aol.com). i was attempting to back out of someone's dirt driveway. i was positioned at an angle. when i

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: mentor mitsubishi should be checked out for fraud-they are not decent people there. no safety defect listed. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Speed Control
Complaint: after taking foot off of brake pedal vehicle accelerated into a wall at high speed. dealer has vehicle. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Cruise Control
Complaint: while vehicle was coasting it surged and engine idled high. dealer has been contacted. please provide further information.*ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Speed Control
Complaint: 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 light comes o

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Speed Control
Complaint: 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 light comes o

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Speed Control
Complaint: when accelerating from a stop vehicle accelerated to a high rate, causing it to hit a wall. dealership was notified, but did not resolve the problem. *ak .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Speed Control
Complaint: while trying to get out of a convenient store parking lot, i experienced one of the most unusual and dramatic situations of my life!!! as i started my car and put the automatic gear on reverse with m

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Speed Control
Complaint: after backing out of parking space i put the vehicle in drive and it started racing on its own i applied brakes but it just wouldn't stop ended up hitting 2 other vehicles.*ak .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Speed Control Link
Complaint: while pulling out of a parking space and upon shifting gear into drive engine suddenly accelerated and caused vehicle to hit a wall. dealer / manufacturer were not contacted at this time. feel f

2003 Mitsubishi GALANT 03 - Accelerator pedal
Complaint: when the accelerator is depressed gas pedal intermittently sticks or vehicle won't move. dealer inspected vehicle and could not reproduce or correct the problem.*ak .



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Last Update: August 28, 2004