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2005 Mitsubishi Galant Recalls

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Most Recent 2005 Mitsubishi Galant Recall

On September 20, 2008, Mitsubishi recalled 45,988 Mitsubishi Galant. Mitsubishi is recalling 45,988 my 2005-2007 endeavor, galant, eclipse coupe, and my 2007 eclipse spyder vehicles. the bracket that is the attachment point for the left rear fuel tank mounting strap may have been improperly formed during a metal stamping process. the process may have caused the metal to have a split in the area where the bolt that holds one of the two fuel tank straps to the underside of the vehicle is located. in the event the fuel tank is full and the vehicle is subject to a severe collision, the bracket may break and allow the fuel tank to drop down, possibly causing a fuel leak.
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2005 Mitsubishi Galant Recall Details

RepairPal Expert Overview on September 20, 2008

In the event of a crash, fuel may leak in the fuel tank area, increasing the risk of a fire.

Consider this a high priority recall. In the event of a crash, a fuel leak may occur. Please contact your Mitsubishi dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on August 6, 2008

In some cases, the key can be removed from the ignition switch with the shifter not in the park position. If this were to occur when the park brake is not applied, the vehicle could roll unexpectedly, increasing the risk of a crash.

Please contact your Mitsubishi dealer. They will check to see if your specific vehicle is affected and advise you on what to do next. Always have your vehicle identification number (VIN) handy when you call.

RepairPal Expert Overview on October 3, 2005

On certain vehicles a bad master cylinder may cause loss of braking thus causing increased stopping distances which may lead to an accident.

Mitsubishi will contact owners of affected vehicles beginning October 3, 2005. If you have not been contacted, feel loss of brakes and feel you car should fall under this recall. You should contact your local dealership. 

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