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1991 Mitsubishi GALANT 91 - Suspension
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

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: brake light switch shorted out. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: tension pulley failed. *sd .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: can feel knocking through steering column over bumps at high or low speeds. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: i received a recall notice for the lower ball joints boots of my vehicle due to improper installation of the assembly at the factory. i took my vehicle in for the recall repair and they said that sinc

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: the car is veering to the right all the time. the body of the car shakes up/down and left to right. this is very noticeable at 30mph. below that speed, the steerig wheel moves left to right rapidly. w

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: car was serviced under one recall in spring of this year; however, noise persists on left front; maintenance manager informs me that it could be some part other than ball joint and not a part of recal

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
Complaint: main engine rear seal failed/driver's seat belt does not lock/all lights dim or get brighter due to electrical failure/front end suspension bushing failed/when using keyless entry system, all doors wi

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension
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 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: vehicle pulled left due to failed control arm, leading to wheel falling off. *dsh .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: ball joints need replacing because of recall. the dealer refused to do the recall. yh .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: ball joint fell out of vehicle prior to recall notice, consumer had the repairs did not remedy problem because ball joint became loose again. nlm(recal sr-99-002) .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: the dealer claims that the ball joints passed inspection at the time of the recall, but now they are loose. dealer says i am responsible for repairs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: i took my vehicle to a mitsubishi dealer for a recall on the suspension independent front control arm lower ball joint and was told by the mistubishi service department that my vehicle was not affecte

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: the ball joint to driver's side broke while i was driving down road at 50mph, the car veered to left and skidded about 500 feet before i could get vehicle to stop. when i did the driver tire was perpe

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: front ball joints broke when owner was turning a corner. he got out of car and saw tire had slumped over. please describe details. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: while driving the vehicle front right control arm broke off, causing loss of steering control. dealer replaced right and left side control arms. 4 weeks later while driving the front right control a

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
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 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: after vehicle was parked in parking lot for an hour, consumer started to pull out and heard loud noise. stopped vehicle & noticed wheel had come off the driver's front side. ball joints & tie rod

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: consumer received recall manufacturer's sr99002 in 06/1999. took automobile to dealer, and was told she did not have a problem. currently, took automobile back to dealer, and was told that veh

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: lower control arms loose. mjs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: excess play in the lower control arms and ball joints. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: recall 99v0060000. while driving lower control arm cracked, which may have caused a crash. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: vehicle has been making a noise for some time. currently, consumer finds out that the right rear lower control arm bushing are worn out. *ak *ml .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Front Torsion Bar
Complaint: front sway bar bushings worn out, lower ball joints loose. mjs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Macpherson Strut Front
Complaint: tension pulley failed. *sd .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Multiple Axle Suspension
Complaint: the drivers seat belt will not remain locked when fastened. nlm .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: rear end misaligned, causing vehicle to pull to the right/premature tire wear. *aw .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: no summary listed for above vehicle. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: main engine rear seal failed/driver's seat belt does not lock/all lights dim or get brighter due to electrical failure/front end suspension bushing failed/when using keyless entry system, all doors wi

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension
Complaint: struts wear excessively. .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension
Complaint: whenever vehicle hits a bump, the front & rear suspension makes noise like something is loose, handling has been affected. *et .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: left front ball joint fell off. this caused the vehicle to suddenly stop and fall flat to the ground. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the right side ball joint separated almost causing consumer to have an accident.*mr *la .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the consumer took his vehicle in to have the oil changed and upon entering the bay at the shop, the lower ball joint fell off. recall no. 00v421001. *jb .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle had recall work done on the right lateral arm ball joint due to cut, however dealership refused recall repair on the left lateral ball joint due to wear. mjs (99v-066) .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: front sway bar bushings worn out, lower ball joints loose. mjs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle recall repair work can not be performed by dealership due to lack of parts, vehicle is experiencing defect at this time (99v-066004). mjs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle experienced failure of the recall component on two occasions prior to recall notice (99v-066), however denied due to additional work necessary to correct problems, pulling to side (inner and e

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle experienced failure of recall component prior to recall notice, however being denied for (different component part) (99v-066). mjs .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: dust cover on ball joint assemblies failed prior to recall notice (99v-066). nlm .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: rubber boot on vehicles lower control arm ball joints failed prior to recall notice causing the vehicle to drop to the ground while backing into a space (99v-066). nlm .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: rubber boot on vehicles lower control arm ball joints failed prior to recall notice causing the vehicle to drop to the ground while backing into a space (99v-066). nlm .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall work not performed in a timely matter and once perform a mechanic notice bolts on the control arm were loose or missing. 94 galant(sr-99-002). yh .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle experienced failure of the recall component (99v-066004), prior to recall notification, excessive wear of the tires occurred prior to axle falling apart, consumer requesting reimbursement.

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer experienced problems before recall 99v066001, consumer wants reimbursement for several repairs and a total of nine trips to the repair shop due to defect. *slc .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer experienced problems before recall 99v066001, consumer wants reimbursement for several repairs and a total of nine trips to the repair shop due to defect. *slc .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the lower control arm ball joint failed prior to recall notice 00v-421, consumer was denied reimbursement because several words were wrong on the invoice, the dealer has not been able to fix the probl

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: lower ball joint - front: left ball joint came off while driving off the driveway. had it replaced ($391.00) at pep boys. a few weeks later, i received a safety recall notice (sr-99-002) from mitsubis

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: excess play in the lower control arms and ball joints. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 99v066001. ball joint separated from steering knuckle, causing driver to lose control and cause damage to vehicle. under the recall, dealer only replaced one of the ball joints, and th

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer took vehicle in for lower ball joint recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr99-002 repairs. vehicle's problem involved upper ball joints on right/left front side. problem has to be re

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
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 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall#00v421001/manufacturer's recall sr01-007. contacted dealer, and dealer stated vehicle was salvaged. dealer will not fix vehicle. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 00 v 421 001/lower ball joint boot: reporting upper ball joint is failing as lower ball joint; notified that upper ball joint is not covered under recall. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: heard noise coming from left right front, replace lower control arm and ball joint. tt .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
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 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: the right side ball joint separated almost causing consumer to have an accident.*mr *la .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle was swaying to right. also, there was a knocking noise like something was coming loose. *ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer took vehicle in for lower ball joint recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr99-002 repairs. vehicle's problem involved upper ball joints on right/left front side. problem has to be re

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: manufacturer's recall sr-01-0007; control arm:upper ball joints on leftside of vehicle broke. dealership was aware of problem.*ak .

1994 Mitsubishi GALANT 94 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 00 v 421 001/lower ball joint boot: reporting upper ball joint is failing as lower ball joint; notified that upper ball joint is not covered under recall. *ak .

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

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension
Complaint: due to numerous alignment problems, tires replaced. driving at night lights get brighter or dimmer. battery was replaced. hit brakes car radio went off, it lost power, also, power antenna went down. .

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

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension
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 - Front Suspension
Complaint: ball joints seperated from vehicle as indicated in recall notice, resulting inthe loss of steering control and the destruction of the passenger side tire. .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension
Complaint: while driving vehicle veered to left/right. dlr said they would try to fix it. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension
Complaint: vehicle sways from side to side when going over a bump. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension
Complaint: vehicle pulls to the extreme right, have tried to correct five times. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: brakes failed, causing loss of control. .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: very dangerous defect--ball joint separation,it nearly caused an accident and it cost me a considerable amount for repairs.. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: completed recall on front ball joint on 7/3/01. since then, have had to replace lower lateral control arm (9/17/01 - $297) and upper control arm/ball joint (1/10/02 - $253). i feel, based on so many

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: completed recall on front ball joint on 7/3/01. since then, have had to replace lower lateral control arm (9/17/01 - $297) and upper control arm/ball joint (1/10/02 - $253). i feel, based on so many

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: consumer received a recall for the ball joints. when the vehicle was taken in for repairs the dealer refused to fix the recall, and stated that it was normal wear and tear. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: while driving at 10 mph the rubber ball joint failed. also, consumer applied brakes, and vehicle spun out of control and did a 360 degree turn. vehicle hit another vehicle on the front passenger's

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
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 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: front right control arm has failed developing to a knocking sound. please describe details. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: right front control arm failed, causing vehicle to pull to the right while driving. tt .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: vehicle pulls to the extreme right, have tried to correct five times. .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
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 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: lower control arm for ball joint came loose and broke axle. manufacturer claimed this vehicle not included in recall 00v421001 due to vin although it has same defect. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: no summary provided by consumer .

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

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: the consumer has been experiencing problems with rear suspension. during inclement weather, the vehicle tends to sway back and forth. the manufacturer has been contacted. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: the back end of the car would swerve if the brakes were applied at 50mph. dealer replaced lower rear control arm. *al .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: rear suspension does not stay in allignment and bottoms out. dealer has inspected vehicle on several occasions, and the problem still exists. *ak *ml .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: two air bag sensors failed. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension
Complaint: steering column experiences rattle noise. mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension
Complaint: when making a left turn at 40 mph steering wheel and wheels began to shake very hard. delaer has been contacted.*ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer has had 2 different lower controll arm ball joint failures. while driving in 10/02, right front wheel "caved in" causing loss of vehicle control. 2nd failure while driving on 06/08/03 the

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving ball joints separated and the front end of the vehicle collapsed.*mr this failure occurred prior to receiving recall notice sr-04-001. the letter indicated that a prior notice was sent

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the ball joints on the right side of the vehicle came off while driving.*mr as a result the vehicle collapsed onto the ground on the driver's side, jamming the driver's door shut. the vehicle was to

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while making a left turn out of the parking lot vehicle failed to move. consumer had the vehicle towed to the dealer for inspection, and mechanic determined that both frontal lower ball joints nee

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall component 99v-066001 failed prior to notice. yh .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: steering column experiences rattle noise. mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle experienced failure of the recall component (99v-066) prior to recall notice causing extreme loss of control and near accident. mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall component failed prior to recall notice, however vehicle denied repair reimbursement. (99v-066) mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving the consumers arm ball joint failed prior to recall notice 99v-066 resulting in loss of control. *nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer was never notified of recall 99v-066 of the lower lateral arm ball joint which resulted in the left wheel coming off while driving. nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer was never notified of recall 99v-066 of the lower lateral arm ball joint which resulted in the left wheel coming off while driving. nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: vehicle experienced failure of the recall component (99v-066) prior to recall notification which resulted in vehicle accident due to loss of control. *mjs .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer received recall 99v066001 and took vehicle to dealer for repairs, dealer informed consumer that the dust boot covers on vehicle would not be covered by recall, consumer feels this should be c

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer recieved recall 99v066002, upon inspection of recall, dealer found damage to the passenger ball joint but would not repair this part because the boot was not cut, consumer wants dealer to do

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: lower control arm ball joint failed prior to recall notice 00v-421. nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the consumer had ball joints replaced at an independent mechanic prior to recall notice 00v-421 because the steering wheel seemed loose. nlm .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the valve involved it fluid circulation was too small causing the transmission to fail. et .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer is requesting a refund for repair work related to recall 00v421001. *slc .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer is requesting a refund for repair work related to recall 00v421001. *slc .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: 8/9/33 toke car in for recall on lower ball joint inspection . dealer no damage seen. but noticed the lower ball needed to replace we trusted them .but we started to here clunking noise on left front

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving at 40 mph and without prior warning lower control arm/ ball joint fell off. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: nhtsa recall 99v-066.002/ lower ball joint: vehicle experienced lower ball joint failure while driving. dealer informed, and told consumer that vehicle was not part of recall due to vin. can nhtsa h

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: 99v066.002/lower ball joint: recall received and dealer notified. vehicle taken to dealer for recall. but dealer informed consumer that the lateral arm needs to be cut, and consumer would be charged f

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 99v066002/lower ball joins: dealer refused to honor recall. informed consumer that vehicle had too many miles. notified manufacturer, and informed that the letter was a misprint and sould have

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recalll 99v066002 lower control arm: ball joints. dealer is refusing to perform recall repairs because boot is not cut, but control arm is damaged. they will fix it for a price. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer has received recall letter 99v066002. dealer refused to do repair work, stating that boot was not damaged, and wanted to charge for fixing the control arm. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: when making a left hand turn lower ball joint right front came off, causing the wheel to separate from axle, wheel rolled under the car, causing car to become inoperable. vehicle was involved in th

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: without prior warning lower ball joints broke, causing major damage to vehicle. vehicle has expierienced the same problem as mentioned in odi recall 99v066002. but, the manfacuturer has advised co

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer took vehicle for recall # 99v066002 repairs, and dealer refused to fix problem. on her way out, recall part fell from under the car, and consumer had vehicle towed back to dealership.*

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 00v237000, took vehicle to dealer in july 2000 for recall. was told boot did not need to be replaced. while driving 30 mph, wheel started coming off. consumer was concerned this was due to b

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: after consumer contacted dealer to have recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr99-02 taken care off, premium mitsubshi in new rochelle,ny 914-576-2280, insisted they didn't have time for cons

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer received recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr99-0002. consumer called dealer and made an appointment, had a 4 hour drive to dealership. manufacturer suggested to go to a locall mecha

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer received recall 01v421007/ manufacturer's recall sr99-002. consumer has previous problems with right front lower ball joints. dealer refuses repairs. they will keep stating it doesn't

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer contacted dealer in reference to recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr01-007. dealer stated parts were unavailable until further notice. please provide any further details. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: nhtsa recall#00v421001/ manufacturer's recall sr01-007. dealer was contacted for recall repairs, but was unable to complete work because parts were unavailable until further notice. please provide fur

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 00 v 421 001/lower ball joint boot: dealer gene messer mitsubishi, amarillo,tx; phone# 806/358-8888 charged consumer for recall part, knowing that vehicle was covered. manufacturer was notifi

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: the vehicle has noise coming from the front wheel of vehicle. the dealership is aware of the problem.*ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: when driving vehicle pulls to the right. the upper ball joints were wearing out front and rear tires out. dealer sais control arm needed to be fixed. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: the grease in the ball joints leaks out,causing premature wear of the ball joints. dealer had to replace the ball joints. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: 0 dealer claimed that recall repairs were not necessary and refused to correct the problem. recall number 99v0660001. please give any further details. *ak .

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: when coming to a stop and upon depressing brake pedal, the rear of vehicle fishtailed due to upper ball joints popping out of position. consumer has contacted the dealer, dealer has yet to replace

1995 Mitsubishi GALANT 95 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer was entering inside of parking lot and turned left, but left driver's side wheel fell off in street. dealership was notified. mechanic told consumer that left upper ball joint needed

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Shock Absorber
Complaint: recall 99v066001. dealer and manufacturer wanted to charge owner to replace the lower control arm.*ak the dealer found out the problem to be struts (shocks) and inner tie rod failures. *yh .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension
Complaint: while driving the car pulls to the left. please describe. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: while driving at 50 mph the ball joint came out of joint, causing the axle to break. a recall was received on the ball joints and the vehicle was taken in for inspection. the dealer passed the vehic

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: recall received on ball joint, ball joint boot. took car to dealership and the service department checked it and said it was ok on 7/28/00. on 9/4/00 the ball joint broke, causing the left front wheel

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: recall received on ball joint, ball joint boot. took car to dealership and the service department checked it and said it was ok on 7/28/00. on 9/4/00 the ball joint broke, causing the left front wheel

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: consumer had left front ball joint repaired under recall last year. 6 months later, right ball joint broke. consumer had repaired it. on 9/14/02 left ball joint broke again while driving, causing

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: lower ball joint came apart while the consumer was pulling out. as a result, driver's side tire came off. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Macpherson Strut Front
Complaint: recall 99v066001. dealer and manufacturer wanted to charge owner to replace the lower control arm.*ak the dealer found out the problem to be struts (shocks) and inner tie rod failures. *yh .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: paid for repairs on a 1996 mitsubishi galant es suspension front control arm ball joint. .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving, the ball joints separated which caused the vehicle to steer to the left and damaged the axle. *jb .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall repair completed, however consumer charged for additional repairs during repair, possible damaged component due to defect. (99v-066). mjs .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
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 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while traveling at 30 mph the lower ball joint felloff, causing the whell to collapsee at an angle,.the wheel was held on by the rubber boot whill the vehicle was sliding for about 75f. until it came

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 99v066001. dealer is trying to charge the consumer for recall service. *ak .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 99v066001. dealer and manufacturer wanted to charge owner to replace the lower control arm.*ak the dealer found out the problem to be struts (shocks) and inner tie rod failures. *yh .

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall 99v066001/ lower ball joints. took vehicle to dealer november and october 13,2000, and dealer was not willing to fix recall. dealer is rayskillman mitsubishi, 8424 highway 31, greenwood,

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving at 10-15 mph lower ball joint fell off vehicle. had this component looked at under recall 99v066001 in september 2000. was told balljoint was fine. currently, dealer said this was norma

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: while driving, ball joint assembly failed, causing right front tire to come off and front end of vehicle dropped, during recall 99v066001, dealer inspected vehicle, however after inspecting the part

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
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 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: dealership examined vehicle for recall 00v421001. dealership in each communication with consumer changed name of the component that would be repaired for this problem. consumer was concerned that

1996 Mitsubishi GALANT 96 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: paid for repairs on a 1996 mitsubishi galant es suspension front control arm ball joint. .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Front Suspension
Complaint: vehicle drifts to the right due to front caster values not being within specification. as of o8/18/97, left front caster was 2.6 degrees and right front caster was 3.9 degrees. manufacturer's specif

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: front brakes doing 100% of braking, rear brakes never set to contact drums. rotors replaced 7 to 8 times in past few years while rear brakes have never been replaced. i stopped going to boch mitsubish

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: while making repairs dealer noticed and informed consumer that rear wheel knuckle had cracks all away around, and needed to be replaced or the wheel would come off. *ak *yd .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension
Complaint: when brakes are locked, vehicle has an inordinate tendency to skid on roads that are barely wet even at low speeds (20-30 mph). .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: request full reimbursement for ball joint repair prior to receiving recall. *ph the vehicle made noises while in motion due to the ball joint(s). *sc .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: request reimbursement for repairs done prior to receiving recall notice. *ph the vehicle's ball joints failed prior to recall notification (00v421001). the consumer had the vehicle repaired at and

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer received arecall notice for replacement of lower ball joints. dealer refused to do recall repairs. service manager mike sweitzer. *ak .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the consumer lost control of the vehicle which resulted in an accident due to worn out lower lateral arm ball joint, prior to recall. (attorney for client) *yh .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: the consumer lost control of the vehicle which resulted in an accident due to worn out lower lateral arm ball joint, prior to recall. (attorney for client) *yh .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: consumer states the rotors have been replaced 5 times.*tt .

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: i felt the car steering wasn't tracking and delayed while i was making a turn into a curve on the road and the steering was delayed in responding to the turn. i took the car to the dealer and he repl

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: nhtsa recall 00v421001/ manufacturer's recall 98v020000 for lower ball joints. dealer had been contacted for remedy, but was unable to perform repairs due to lack of parts. please provide further d

1997 Mitsubishi GALANT 97 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: request full reimbursement for ball joint repair prior to receiving recall. *ph the vehicle made noises while in motion due to the ball joint(s). *sc .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Suspension
Complaint: the consumer's daughter had difficulty with the steering which ended up on the opposite side of the road crashing into an embankment. 3 years after accident, consumer received a recall notice on lowe

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: in november 2003, while driving between 20 to 25 mph, front passenger tire fell off, vehicle was towed to independent mechanic, who determined that ball joints failed. in april 2004 consumer recei

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: recall on lower ball joint boot was done in january 2002. on 30 april consumer was unable to steer at slow speed. vehicle has not been taken to a dealership.*jb .

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: there is a vibration that happens at higher speeds, approximately 55 + mph. dealership has repeatedly informed her that tires were defective and needed to be replaced. consumer received recall not

1998 Mitsubishi GALANT 98 - Suspension Upper Ball Joint
Complaint: in november 2003, while driving between 20 to 25 mph, front passenger tire fell off, vehicle was towed to independent mechanic, who determined that ball joints failed. in april 2004 consumer recei

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: battery failed in the first year of ownership. mjs .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: consumer has experienced consistent brake failures, brake rotors has been replaced 4 times, brakes grind when being pushed down, consumer states she has to step on the brake several seconds before pre

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: i noticed a vibration during brake application and at highway speeds. i had the tires rotated, then balanced then front rotors turned, then front rotors replaced, then front wheels re-balanced. i wa

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: no summary .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: steering wheel was extremely vibrating, and sometimes it makes consumer lose control. dealer had told consumer there was a problem with the front suspension. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: when driving at any speed and applying brakes vehicle is pulling to the left or right. also, and there is some knocking noise coming from the vehicle. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: front passenger's seat belts would not retract but half way & then lock up. would not retract to original position after locking up. vehicle would also shake when brakes are applied. vehcle drifts har

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: while driving down the street and upon applying brakes, front end shimmied and shook, almost lost control . contacted dealer, and he replaced the rotors. a month later, the same problem occurred,

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: steering vibrates when driving vehicle. then, vehicle will wonder left and right intermittently. consumer stated that he talked with dealership, and mechanic told him that they couldn't duplica

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: while traveling on the highway steering will begin to shake and vibrate sometimes hard, sometimes notat all. consumer has experienced the same problem as recall00v225001, team mitsibishi says that

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: rotors were defective when applying brakes vehicle vibrated/ front ends was misaligned. and tires warped. consumer took vehicle to t dealership four or more times.*ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: while driving about 60-65 mph steering wheel will start vibrating and front of vehicle feels like is going to come apart. had taken vehicle to dealer, and they said that problem was with front en

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: there is a violent vibration of steering wheel when vehicle is traveling above 50 mph. all recalls have been repaired in vehicle, front suspension was redone, replaced lower control arms/balance

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension
Complaint: when driving at any speed vehicle will pull to both right and left, causing loss of vehicle control. consumer has contated the dealer, dealer yet to determine the cause of problem. please provide

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Front Suspension Lower Arm
Complaint: vehicle shutters severly when braking. dealer resurfaced the rotors/changed the pads & replaced lower control arm. the higher the speed the more it shuttered. dealer repaired vehicle on 6-05-20

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: tires are shaking due to lugs:nuts being too loose. also, rear of vehicle is too low/ brakes have been repaired five times, and the odometer isn't working. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: either when driving or braking the car begins to shake. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: thermostat stuck causing engine overheating. also, ac runs cold and then warm in city driving. on the highway it is cold. a severe vibration occurs in city driving with the air conditioner on also. i

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: thermostat stuck causing engine overheating. also, ac runs cold and then warm in city driving. on the highway it is cold. a severe vibration occurs in city driving with the air conditioner on also. i

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: steering wheel shakes when driven over 65 mph or over. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: when traveling at 65 mph car tends to pull to the right and left. while driving at about 30mph and slowing down, the car vibrates. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: steering wheel shimmies whenever vehicle reaches 60 mph or more. vehicle been has been in / out of dealer shop, and problem still goes unresolved. feel free to provide further details. *ak .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: vehicle will vibrate when driving at speeds of 50 mph or more which could cause loss of vehicle control.*ak dealer can't figure out the cause. *yh .

1999 Mitsubishi GALANT 99 - Suspension
Complaint: vehicle wanders off into another lane. also, driver's side seatbelt retractors are in backwards/there is a gasoline leak from underneath vehicle, and vehicle shakes and vibrates when traveling on the

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - ASC Stability Suspension
Complaint: vehicle has a tendency to pull to the right while in motion. front end feels shaky at high speeds or while driving on rough road surfaces. *ak .

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Front Suspension
Complaint: front end vibration when driving at highway speed of 65 or more mph. vehicle been in / out of dealer shop on six occasions, and wasinformed that nothing could be founded. feel free to provide any f

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Front Suspension
Complaint: consumer took vehicle in to dealer for a noise that was coming from front end. dealer told consumer it was front passenger tire. consumer took tire to goodyear dealer to have it inspected. deale

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: front end feels shaky at high speeds, going over rough roads and bumps, & changing lanes at high speed. vehicle also tends to pull to the right while driving. i have taken the car into the dealership

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Front Suspension Control Arm
Complaint: front end feels shaky at high speeds, going over rough roads and bumps, & changing lanes at high speed. vehicle also tends to pull to the right while driving. i have taken the car into the dealership

2000 Mitsubishi GALANT 00 - Suspension
Complaint: while traveling on highway and applying brakes, there was a loud grinding noise coming from wheel. dealership was aware of problem. *ak consumer found that the problem was with the brakes/rotors, a

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Front Suspension
Complaint: front end suspension is vibrating and pulsating when consumer is driving vehicle. this can happen at any time. contacted dealer, and the dealer is not willing to do anything.*ak .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Rear Suspension
Complaint: me and my wife were driving about 45 miles an hour when the rear end of my car started sliding i try to correct the fish tale but the driver rear tire and rim folded under the car which cause the car

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Suspension
Complaint: consumer states there are overpowering noxious fumes inside when first starting vehicle. dealer unable to verify. *tt .

2001 Mitsubishi GALANT 01 - Suspension
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 - Suspension Lower Ball Joint
Complaint: premature wear, need replacement. *ak .

2002 Mitsubishi GALANT 02 - Front Stabalizer Bar
Complaint: 1) 2002 galant with front suspension rattle. (just 4,000 miles outside of warranty.) 2) diagnosis, excessive play in front-right suspension stabilizer link joint, part no. mr333763 (old part is av

2002 Mitsubishi GALANT 02 - Suspension
Complaint: i have a 2002 galant, and at 30,000mils, i had to replace the front brake rotors, and the brake pads. i was told it's not covered under the warranty terms. there's severe vibrations, and rotational no

2002 Mitsubishi GALANT 02 - Suspension
Complaint: severe vibrations are felt on the steering wheel beginning over the speed of 60 mph and gradually increasing over 70 mph which may increase the risk of motor vehicle hazard to the vehicle occupants



Based on component classification data of National Highway Traffic and Safety Adminstration (NHTSA).

Last Update: August 28, 2004