Latches/locks/linkage Problems of Mitsubishi Eclipse
Mitsubishi Eclipse owners have reported 28 latches/locks/linkage related problems since 1996. Table 1 demonstrates the 3 most common latches/locks/linkage problems. The number one most common problem is linked to the vehicle's door latch (16 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's latches/locks/linkage (8 problems).
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Door Latch problems||16|
|Hood Latch problems||4|
Recently reported Latches/locks/linkage problems of Mitsubishi Eclipse
The Door Latch problem
As I was driving home in my brand new 2005 Mitsubishi Eclipse, the electric door locks suddenly unlocked. Thinking I must have rested my arm on the door lock button, I simply relocked the doors. Fifteen minutes later, the doors unlocked again. Read details...
The Latches/locks/linkage problem
The vehicle involved is a 2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse. The VIN of the problem Eclipse is 4A3AK64F68_. At about 20,000 miles the srs light came on as well as the warning indicator that the passenger was not buckled up even though I could see they were. Read details...
The Hood Latch problem
The car is a 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse. Service technician was unable to pop hood for scheduled oil change. Apparently the hood release cable broke or came loose from the hood latch release mechanism. Technician suggested to take to dealership where they may be more familiar with this problem. Read details...