1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse
1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse Problems
The manual transmission may become difficult to shift, this is commonly caused by binding between the synchronizer and the gear surface. Adding a special friction modifier to the manual transmission fluid will often correct this condition. If the problem persists revised synchronizer kits may be available.
The brake pedal may pulsate when the brakes are applied. This is most commonly caused by the front brake rotors warping. Resurfacing the affected rotors may correct the problem for the short term but replacement would generally considered a longer term solution.
There have been reports of airbags not deploying in the event of a frontal impact. Some claim that a shorted airbag wire harness can cause this to occur. Unfortunately there is no diagnoses that will isolate this problem other than fault codes stored in the airbag control module. Our technicians recommend to have any airbag light issues diagnosed and repaired in order to help ensure the airbags will deploy when needed.
1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse Questions
i have to wait a few hours or a day then it will start again
i have put a new injector and a computer that I got out the junk yard in it and its still dumping gas