Huge win for car owners! All TSBs to be made public. The Center for Auto Safety just made the NHTSA (US Government) make public the full text of all TSBs from now on. They are the same organization that has petitioned the NHTSA & filed lawsuits to protect car owners over exploding gas tanks & other major safety issues. Whenever you drive in your car, you are safer thanks in part to a lot of work over the years by this small but very effective consumer advocacy group.

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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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2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse brakes problems

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2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Owner Comments

problem #1

Sep 152006

Eclipse 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • miles


3 months after purchasing a 2003 Mitsubishi esclipse gs, I noticed rust appearing on the rotors and calipers. The dealership sprayed something on them when we had it in for warranty service. This rust has gotten increasingly worse. There are only 40,000 miles on this car. I am worried that this rust will lead to a failure in these parts in the future and cause an accident.

- Sonora, CA, USA

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