NHTSA — Vehicle Speed Control Problems

1.0

hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
172,000 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

This data is from the NHTSA — the US gov't agency tasked with vehicle safety. Complaints are spread across multiple & redundant categories, & are not organized by problem.

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2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse engine problems

engine problem

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2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse Owner Comments

problem #1

Sep 222011

Eclipse 6-cyl

  • 172,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

While driving northbound on 95 in Virginia (about 20 mins outside of richmond) my 2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse's accelerator became stuck. The car ended up overheating and the brakes failed (the front driver rotor actually ripped apart) before I put the car into neutral.

- Ashburn, VA, USA

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