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NHTSA — Engine And Engine Cooling: Engine: Other Fuel Types: Turbo-Charger Problems


pretty bad
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
8,000 miles

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2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse engine problems

engine problem

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2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Owner Comments

problem #1

Aug 182003

Eclipse 6-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 8,000 miles


I have a 2003 ecipse that I have had in the shpo twice because my car is leaking oil. I have had continous run around at the garage waiting for parts etc. I am very dissatisfied with the fact that my garagf floor continues to have wet oil on it.I also am without a vehicle that I am paying car has been returned on three occassions to gurley-leep, where it currently is, for the saame problem of leaking oil..

- Osceola, IN, USA

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