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10.0

really awful
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
41 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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2004 Mitsubishi Lancer engine problems

engine problem

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2004 Mitsubishi Lancer Owner Comments

problem #1

Apr 012004

Lancer 4-cyl

  • Automatic transmission
  • 41 miles

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

Ever time when consumer starts vehicle it revved just as if consumer's foot was on the accelerator. When consumer's foot was not touching the accelerator, if the engine was not revving it sounded like the engine died. Vehicle will not go into drive at times, when consumer started engine it made a ticking noise. Vehicle had many other problems, too many problems to count.

- Lawton, OK, USA

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