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My 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse makes a horrible high-pitched hum, almost a squeel, when my foot is on the gas, and it
Dear Patty, My friend's Mitsubishi Eclipse Convertible is 8 years old and it stopped running the other day. It was leaking radiator fluid and she had it towed to a nearby repair shop that her husband insists is honest(not a dealership). They looked at it for 2 days before getting back to her and told her it was "engine tilt" and she would have to ...
Hi, my eclipse 08 13k miles - service display/warning came on, my husband did the tuneups and disconnect the battery terminal and the service warning still comes on. what should I do next?
I just had my brakes changed on a 2005 eclipse Mitsubishi but they still squeak. I returned to the mechanic and he said that breaks were okay. What else could be causing the squeak?
Right now I am having a problem with my 2008 Mitsubishi eclipse. The check engine light came on this morning, and this past Saturday I did a tune up and all is good. I disconnected the battery terminal this morning for about 5 minutes and it is still on. How can get rid of the light, it is driving like it is going to shut off.
Want to know if I was charged correctly for repairs on my 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse. $405.93 parts; $308 labor. new front brake pads; new front brake rotors; install disc brake pads; new rear wheel cyliners;replace wheel cylinder; power flush brake fluid; rebuild front calipers; labor to replace front calipers, clean and adjust rear brakes.
Good afternoon. I was driving home from work doing about 75 and the check engine light in my 2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse tuned on and my car off. It won't start up again. My car is stuck.

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