The automatic transmission may fail prematurely on Mitsubishi Galant

The automatic transmission may fail prematurely. Transmission overhaul or replacement may be necessary to correct this concern.

RepairPal Verified
Average mileage: 137,645 (76,000–272,000)
Drive Trains affected: AWD, FWD
13 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1996, more1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007
25 people reported this problem
Get Your Car Fixed at a RepairPal Certified Shop.
We certify shops based on expertise, quality work, and verified customer reviews
Viewing 1 - 8 of 8 problem details
2005 Mitsubishi Galant 96,000 mi,
Will not move in any gear, not even neutral. Has a blinking neutral light and service engine light is on. Seems to get stuck in park even though it will go in to each gear, but won't move
I have a automatic F4A42 transmission. Reverse works, and I can shift manual 1st and second. When shifted to D only the 1st gear works and when I speed up in goes into 3rd (limp mode) and N light flashes. It stops when I switch off engine and re-start. I just replaced TCU computer but still doesn't help.
2004 Mitsubishi Galant - FWD 225,000 mi,
The car drives and goes in reverse but gets stuck in 2nd or 3rd gear and the neutral light flashes. Dont have any codes yet.
2003 Mitsubishi Galant 120,000 mi,
The car would not move unless I rev it up for around 20. it also rips in motorway when I slow down.
1999 Mitsubishi Galant - FWD 156,000 mi,
Won't go into any gear
tansmission slis into neutral while driving
1999 Mitsubishi Galant 130,000 mi,
Car was died while driving. Diagnosed as transmission, had it rebuilt.
2005 Mitsubishi Galant 120,000 mi,
will not go in drive when cold