It is not uncommon for the clear coat paint to develop white spots and begin peeling. In most cases Mitsubishi will not cover out of warranty repairs for this condition.Google+
Car Problem Reports
Mitsubishi Lancer The clear coat paint may peel
Mitsubishi Lancer Problem
Average Mileage: 75,000 mi (54,000 mi - 88,000 mi)
Visitor, 2003 Mitsubishi Lancer, 83,000 mi
My paints look like junk. The prep by the factory is very poor. I have spots popping up everywhere. the hood is extemely faded and the spoiler is also faded.
Visitor, 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer
Having white spots then peeling of my clear coat on my octane blue Mitsubishi Lancer, on top of roof and also on the sides of my car.