1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse
- I had this car 8 years. In July it started to have stall issue The shop said it was the alternator. The issue remained replaced fuel, pump, cam and crankshaft sensors. Now car won't turn on at all. It was cranking slow then just died what could it be.?
- Car wont start or hold idle when it dose
- How much is it tip replace the shift cable clamp
- What can cause my car to die when I come to a stop?
- rattle from transaxle when trans. is cold
1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Problems
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.
It is not uncommon for wheels on these vehicles to be very easily bent or otherwise damaged, often to the point of requiring replacement. This can happen even with no apparent damage to the tire.
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.
1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Questions
Only thing I haven't looked into was the starter, but the test showed it was good along with battery and new alternator. Could it be the ignition switch. I'm all of ideas. I would like to get it running again to sell it or keep since I have a car for now
Idles rough when in park every once in awhile. And has been during on me when I come to a stop. My husband has already replaced spark plugs.
car just started acting up. wont go into first gear, stays in second, will go in reverse but jumps hard when changing gear. mechanic tried to put a tester on it and it wouldnt "communicate"? with it. trying to determine what is wrong and what its going to cost to fix it.
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