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hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
135,000 miles

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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse suspension problems

suspension problem

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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 012009


  • 135,000 miles


My 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse's axle snapped when I was going over a speed bump at about 3 miles per hour. The control arm also broke on the front driver's side. It only had 135,000 miles at the time. I got it replaced and still makes a really bad grinding noise. I was wondering if there could be a recall on the axle or the control arm. If I was driving at a normal speed, I'm sure something alot worse would of happened.

- Tuscaloosa, AL, USA

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