2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

These recalls apply to the make, model, and year of your car – and should be fixed as soon as possible.

4 Recalls for 2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

Recall Date Component Summary
June 2, 2015 AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:PASSENGER SIDE:INFLATOR MODULE

Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. (MMNA) is recalling certain model year 2000-2005 Eclipse vehicles manufactured April 5, 1999, to December 17, 2004, 2001-2005 Eclipse Spyder vehicles manufactured January 19, 2000, to March 18, 2005, 2001-2005 Chrysler Sebring vehicles manufactured April 17, 2000, to February 21, 2005, and 2001-2005 Dodge Stratus vehicles manufactured April 17, 2000, to February 22, 2005. In the affected vehicles, the passenger side sun visor may be folded down in such a position that, if the passenger frontal air bag deploys, the passenger side sun visor may detach.

Remedy:

MMNA will notify their owners, and Chrysler will notify the Chrysler and Dodge owners. Dealers will install a tether strap to retain the passenger sun visor, free of charge. The recall began on July 20, 2015. Owners may contact MMNA customer service at 1-888-648-7820. MMNA’s number for this recall is SR-15-005. Chrysler and Dodge owners may contact Chrysler customer service at 1-800-853-1403. Chrysler’s number for this recall is R30.

September 9, 2008 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

MITSUBISHI IS RECALLING 45,988 MY 2005-2007 ENDEAVOR, GALANT, ECLIPSE COUPE, AND MY 2007 ECLIPSE SPYDER VEHICLES. THE BRACKET THAT IS THE ATTACHMENT POINT FOR THE LEFT REAR FUEL TANK MOUNTING STRAP MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY FORMED DURING A METAL STAMPING PROCESS. THE PROCESS MAY HAVE CAUSED THE METAL TO HAVE A SPLIT IN THE AREA WHERE THE BOLT THAT HOLDS ONE OF THE TWO FUEL TANK STRAPS TO THE UNDERSIDE OF THE VEHICLE IS LOCATED. IN THE EVENT THE FUEL TANK IS FULL AND THE VEHICLE IS SUBJECT TO A SEVERE COLLISION, THE BRACKET MAY BREAK AND ALLOW THE FUEL TANK TO DROP DOWN, POSSIBLY CAUSING A FUEL LEAK.

Remedy:

DEALERS WILL INSPECT TO SEE IF THE LEFT REAR FUEL TANK STRAP MOUNTING BRACKET HAS SPLITTING BEYOND A SPECIFIC LIMIT. VEHICLES
WITH MODERATE TO SEVERE SPLITTING WILL BE REPAIRED USING A REINFORCEMENT CAP, A SPECIAL STRUCTURAL ADHESIVE, AND A RIVET TO REINFORCE THE FUEL TANK MOUNTING BRACKET. THE RECALL BEGAN ON SEPTEMBER 20, 2008. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.

March 23, 2006 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

CERTAIN PRO-A MOTORS CORNER LAMPS, TURN SIGNALS, AND HEADLIGHTS SOLD AS REPLACEMENT LAMPS FOR USE ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. SOME COMBINATION LAMPS THAT ARE NOT EQUIPPED WITH AMBER SIDE REFLECTORS FAIL TO CONFORM TO FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 108, LAMPS, REFLECTIVE DEVICES, AND ASSOCIATED EQUIPMENT.

Remedy:

PRO-A MOTORS WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND OFFER TO REPURCHASE THE LAMPS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON APRIL 3, 2006. OWNERS MAY CONTACT PRO-A MOTORS AT 323-838-2988.

September 1, 2004 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO CONFORM TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 208, ‘OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION.’ THE BILINGUAL ENGLISH/SPANISH REMOVABLE AIR BAG WARNING LABELS AFFIXED TO THE DASH AND TO THE SUNVISOR DO NOT MEET THE SIZE REQUIREMENTS OF THE STANDARD.

Remedy:

MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN WILL MAIL A CUSTOMER NOTIFICATION LETTER CONTAINING A WRITTEN DESCRIPTION AND A GRAPHIC OF THE BI-LINGUAL DASHBOARD AIR BAG WARNING LABEL. IN ADDITION, ALL CURRENT 2000-2004 NATIVA OWNERS WILL ALSO RECEIVE REPLACEMENT AIR BAG ALERT LABELS FOR THE SUN VISORS. THIS RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING MARCH OR APRIL 2005. THE NOTIFICATION TO THE NATIVA OWNERS IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN DURING APRIL OR MAY 2005. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN AT 1-787-251-8715.

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0 Complaints sent to the Center for Auto Safety for 2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

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6 Complaints submitted to NHTSA for 2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

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Date Component  
UNKNOWN OR OTHER
ODI Number: 11109995
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
ODI Number: 10672074
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM | EXTERIOR LIGHTING | STRUCTURE:BODY
ODI Number: 10568296
WHEELS:RIM
ODI Number: 10106422
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10098068
LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
ODI Number: 10098138
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0 Investigations for 2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

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Manufacturers tell dealers about repairs for on your car. But they won’t tell you – unless you know to ask. Knowledge is power.

53 Service Alerts for 2005 MITSUBISHI Eclipse

Date Description
April 7, 2022 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

This Technical Service Bulletin was sent to dealers to explain the difference between normal dew condensation, which is a natural phenomenon, and water penetration caused by improper sealing or a defective/broken part.

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April 7, 2022 980000 UNKNOWN OR OTHER

This Technical Service Bulletin was sent to dealers to explain the difference between normal dew condensation, which is a natural phenomenon, and water penetration caused by improper sealing or a defective/broken part.

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November 1, 2012 020000 SUSPENSION

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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November 1, 2012 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

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November 1, 2012 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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November 1, 2012 100000 POWER TRAIN

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November 1, 2012 140000 AIR BAGS

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May 21, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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May 21, 2013 170000 LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES

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May 21, 2013 200000 WHEELS

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May 21, 2013 260000 FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

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December 7, 2012 030000 SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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December 7, 2012 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

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December 7, 2012 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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December 7, 2012 130000 VISIBILITY

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December 7, 2012 200000 WHEELS

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August 28, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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August 28, 2015 100000 POWER TRAIN

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August 28, 2015 120000 EXTERIOR LIGHTING

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August 28, 2015 130000 VISIBILITY

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August 28, 2015 200000 WHEELS

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January 29, 2013 160000 STRUCTURE

This Technical Service Bulletin updates the door adjustment procedure in the Body Section of the applicable service manuals.

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November 26, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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July 29, 2015 350000 EQUIPMENT

This TSB contains troubleshooting steps for diagnosis of various customer complaints relating to the audio system speakers in Mitsubishi vehicles equipped with original equipment audio components.

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March 5, 2013 350000 EQUIPMENT

This is an index of Tech Talk newsletter articles released in 2012.

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July 22, 2015 020000 SUSPENSION

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July 22, 2015 060000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

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July 22, 2015 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

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July 22, 2015 100000 POWER TRAIN

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July 22, 2015 220000 SEATS

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March 5, 2013 010000 STEERING

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March 5, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

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March 5, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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March 5, 2013 200000 WHEELS

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February 6, 2013 010000 STEERING

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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February 6, 2013 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

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February 6, 2013 100000 POWER TRAIN

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February 6, 2013 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

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February 6, 2013 280000 BACK OVER PREVENTION

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January 15, 2013 070000 FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

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January 15, 2013 160000 STRUCTURE

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July 30, 2019 350000 EQUIPMENT

This is a Technical Service Bulletin sent to dealers. This bulletin supersedes TSB-18-00-003, issued April, 2018, to add updated information for Carrying Capacity Reduced Label.

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February 27, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This is a message sent to dealers, to inform them that an update for MEDIC will be available.

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February 26, 2018 355200 EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.

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December 1, 2004 130000 VISIBILITY

DOOR GLASS ALIGNMENT. MITSUBISHI. TECH TALK. *TT

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May 1, 2007 103100 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

REPROGRAMMING THE PCM DRIVABILITY OR SENSITIVITY ISSUES CAN BE CORRECTED. *KB

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January 1, 2006 185000 VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEM CHECKS – SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

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April 1, 2006 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

FREEZE-FRAME DATA FOR MISFIRE CONDITIONS. *TT

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October 1, 2005 101000 POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY

CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING INSTALLATION. *TT

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July 1, 2005 103000 POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

2-3 SHIFT FLARE. *TT

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April 1, 2005 112000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

ALTERNATOR FR TERMINAL VOLTAGE – SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

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June 1, 2005 110000 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

IMMOBILIZER SYSTEM INFORMATION UPDATE *SC

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March 1, 2005 061000 ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR COLD ENGINE MISFIRE / HOT SOAK RESTART / ROUGH IDLE. REVISION. *TT

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