Mitsubishi - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Mitsubishi models

The following chart shows the Mitsubishi models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Mitsubishi has sold far more Eclipse model cars than the Expo model.

Table 1. Compare Mitsubishi models

Mitsubishi Model Number of Problems
  Eclipse
2,284
  Galant
1,603
  Lancer
1,329
  Outlander
1,004
  Montero
714
  Mirage
518
  Diamante
498
  Montero Sport
438
  Endeavor
349
  Raider
116
  3000GT
109
  Canter
12
  Nativa
6
  RVR
3
  Expo
2

Number of problems reported for all models of Mitsubishi built from year 2019 to 1996.

Owners of Mitsubishi cars have reported a total of 8,985 problems across all Mitsubishi models built from year 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Mitsubishi models, is 373.4. Cars from Mitsubishi's 2001 model year have the most problems reported (1,028 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  2019 Mitsubishi
5
  2018 Mitsubishi
35
  2017 Mitsubishi
53
  2016 Mitsubishi
89
  2015 Mitsubishi
177
  2014 Mitsubishi
144
  2013 Mitsubishi
43
  2012 Mitsubishi
57
  2011 Mitsubishi
143
  2010 Mitsubishi
189
  2009 Mitsubishi
255
  2008 Mitsubishi
353
  2007 Mitsubishi
372
  2006 Mitsubishi
334
  2005 Mitsubishi
163
  2004 Mitsubishi
500
  2003 Mitsubishi
1,012
  2002 Mitsubishi
814
  2001 Mitsubishi
1,028
  2000 Mitsubishi
864
  1999 Mitsubishi
661
  1998 Mitsubishi
506
  1997 Mitsubishi
630
  1996 Mitsubishi
534

Common problems of Mitsubishi Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Mitsubishi cars. The number one most common problem of Mitsubishi cars is related to the vehicle's service brakes, hydraulic, with 1,201 problems reported. The second most common Mitsubishi car problem is related to the vehicle's power train (962 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mitsubishi vehicles



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