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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Recalls

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Most Recent 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Recall

On June 2, 2015, Mitsubishi recalled 459,618 Mitsubishi Eclipse. Mitsubishi motors north america, inc. (mmna) is recalling certain model year 2000-2005 eclipse vehicles manufactured april 5, 1999, to december 17, 2004, 2001-2005 eclipse spyder vehicles manufactured january 19, 2000, to march 18, 2005, 2001-2005 chrysler sebring vehicles manufactured april 17, 2000, to february 21, 2005, and 2001-2005 dodge stratus vehicles manufactured april 17, 2000, to february 22, 2005. in the affected vehicles, the passenger side sun visor may be folded down in such a position that, if the passenger frontal air bag deploys, the passenger side sun visor may detach.
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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on June 2, 2015

The passenger side sun visor may detach if it is in the down position in an accident, and the passenger front air bag is deployed. This could increase the risk of injury in an accident.

Chrysler and Mitsubishi will notify owners of affected vehicles (a timeline of this notification is unavailable as of the time of this writing). You can check with your dealer to see if your vehicle is involved in this program. It is helpful to have your VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) on hand when you contact them. The Mitsubishi recall number is SR-15-005.

Summary on March 26, 2001
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions. a hose was mis-manufactured and could weaken over time, which could result in leakage of the automatic transmission fluid.
Summary on March 26, 2001
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. a bulge in the fuel tank caused by the manufacturing process resulted in thinning of the material during a welding operation, increasing the risk of fuel leakage.
Summary on February 15, 2001
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. a number of incorrect driver side seat mounting bolts were installed into vehicles.
Summary on January 15, 2001
Vehicle description: passenger vehicles. the outer layer only of this 3-layer fuel return hose does not contain the desired ozone protection due to a processing error.