The following is NHTSA's Mitsubishi recall text. To understand what recalls mean in general, please click the Recalls tab in the left column.
Mitsubishi Motors North America
Mitsubishi Eclipse 2004
Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder 2004
Mitsubishi Galant 2003
Number Potentially Involved: 11,896
Dates of Manufacture: July - September 2003
Defect: On certain passenger vehicles, the fuel return line hose fitting on the electrical fuel pump may be restricted, causing excessive fuel pressure to build up in the fuel injection system. Excessive fuel pressure may result in a leak in the fuel return hose. Fuel leakage in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire.
Remedy: Dealers will inspect the fuel pump pressure. Those vehicles exhibiting higher than normal fuel pump pressure will receive fuel pump modifications. The manufacturer has reported that owner notification is expected to begin during December 2003. Owners may contact Mitsubishi at 1-800-222-0037 or Mitsubishi Caribbean at 1-800-981-0452.
TOS + Privacy + Copyrights + Sitemap
Kamal Sinha - www.mitsubishisucks.com
(Last Updated: February 15, 2004.)
"Fuel leakage in the presence of an ignition source could result in a fire."
Eclipse 2004, Eclipse Spyder 2004, Galant 2003