2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse


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2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse
$246 to $557
2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse
$560 to $1,189
2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse
$309 to $1,086
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$801 to $1,323
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$271 to $409

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.

A rattle noise may be noted from the clutch area while the car is at idle. If the noise changes or goes away when the clutch is depressed the fault is commonly with the clutch disc springs. It has be reported that a revised clutch disc is available from Mitsubishi to correct this concern.


Corrosion may develop on the fuel filler door requiring replacement of the damaged door.

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Sometimes when I drive my check engine light will come on and the transmission won't automatically shift out of gear. I have the paddle shifter and today I put it in the manual setting and I couldn't get the car out of third... Put it back in the automatic setting as well with no joy. The...

I gained access to the interior of the car since then but the alarm is now active and I can't get into the trunk to disarm alarm system.

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The anti-lock brake system unit may corrode internally. This can cause extended brake pedal travel and reduced braking ability. Dealers will inspect, flush and clean the anti-lock brake system hydraulic unit using high grade brake fluid free of charge to resolve the concern.

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the brake rotors are all four bent. the shifter cable for manual transmission was broke at only 88k miles. too bad.

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