THE AUTO CHANNEL:   TACH Home | Auto News | Reviews | Media | Forums | Classifieds

USED CAR BUYER'S GUIDE


Fuel Economy | Crash Results | Recalls | Service Bulletins | Site Map

SUV    Sedan    Truck    Van    Convertible   Coupe    Wagon   Luxury    Hybrid      CUV
Compar-A-Graphs:    Rank-By-Specs    or  4-Car Comparison
Click to print
Compare Cars Side by Side on
Safety Features



2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse 2dr Conv Spyder GT Manual

  • 3-point seatbelts for all seating positions (height-adjustable front)
  • Driver & front passenger airbags
  • Side-impact door beams
  • 10-way manual driver seat-inc: height/lumbar support controls
 
Crash Test Results for the 2001 Mitsubishi Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Not
Tested
Not
Tested
5Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2001 Mitsubishi Galant 4434Not
Tested
2001 Mitsubishi Galant 4454Not
Tested
2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 43Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2
 
Service Bulletins for 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2dr Conv Spyder GT Manual
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE:

Bulletin Number: 00
BRIEF INFORMATION ON DYNOMOMETER TESTING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0013005
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS OBD-II DRIVE CYCLE PROCEDURES AND WARRANTY CLAIM INFORMATION FOR OBD-II DRIVE CYCLE ON AFFECTED VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 011001
INFORMATION ON CENTER DISPLAY MAY GO BLANK WHEN THE AUDIO SYSTEM IS IN USE. * JB

Bulletin Number: 011001
INFORMATION ON SUNROOF SWITCH COVER BEING LOOSE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 011101
INFORMATION REGARDING FRONT SPRING POPPING NOISE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 0127001
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE REAR WHEEL BEARING NOISE.*JB

Bulletin Number: 0142A005REV
SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF JUDDER.*JB

Bulletin Number: 0142A008REV
CONCERNS WITH WINDOW DOOR ODOR.*JB

Bulletin Number: 0213015
SUBJECT REGARDING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE REPROGRAMMING FOR COLD ENGINE MISFIRE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0213015R
INCORRECT POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) SOFTWARE PARAMETERS MAY CAUSE A MISFIRE CONDITION WHEN THE ENGINE IS COLD, SETTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0306 IN THE PCM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0234001
SUBJECT REGARDING SQUEAKING OR RUBBING NOISE FROM REAR SUSPENSION TRAILING ARMS. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0235004
SUBJECT REGARDING CORRECTED DESCRIPTIONS OF TCL SOLENOID VALVE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0235006
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT BRAKE RINGING NOISE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0242A005
SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF JUDDER. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0242A017
WATER LEAK AT DELTA SASH / SIDE MIRROR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0252A003
FRONT SEAT ADJUSTMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0254005
SUBJECT REGARDING DEDICATED IOD FUSE BLOWS INTERMITTENTLY. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0255002
SUBJECT REGARDING CORRECTED AIR CONDITIONER MAGNETIC CLUTCH SERVICE PROCEDURES. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0313002
POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HOT SOAK RESTART AND ROUGH IDLE CONDITION (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300-P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0317003
CORRECTED VACUUM HOSE ROUTING DIAGRAMS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0323001
AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE (A/T) STANDARD HYDRAULIC PRESSURES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0323006
TORQUE CONVERTER SHUDDER, SURGE, AND/OR VIBRATION (POSSIBLY INTERMITTENT) WHEN DRIVING 35-50 MPH AT STEADY THROTTLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0342A004
AFTER PULLING THE HATCH RELEASE LEVER AND EXITING THE VEHICLE, AIR PRESSURE FROM CLOSING THE DOOR MAY CAUSE THE LIFTGATE TO HALF-LATCH. THE LIFTGATE CAN THEN ONLY BE OPENED BY PULLING THE RELEASE LEVER AGAIN OR USING THE KEY IN THE LIFTGAT

Bulletin Number: 0342A005
THE SUNROOF MAY JUDDER OR VIBRATE DURING OPENING/CLOSING OPERATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0354001
CLEANING PROCEDURE FOR HEADLAMP FOGGING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355002
AIR CONDITIONER REFRIGERANT AND AIR CONDITIONER ECU VOLTAGES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355005
AIR CONDITIONING COMPRESSOR HIGH-PRESSURE RELIEF VALVE PARTS AVAILABILITY. INCLUDING 2004 MODELS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355006
AIR CONDITIONER REFRIGERANT PIPE REPLACEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355006R
AIR CONDITIONING REFRIGERANT PIPE REPLACEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355008
DEBRIS (SUCH AS LEAVES, ETC) ENTERING THE FRONT COWL AREA MAY CLOG THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING DRAIN TUBE. IF THIS OCCURS, THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING MAY FILL UP WITH CONDENSATION AND OVERFLOW INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT, AND INTO THE BLOWER MOT

Bulletin Number: 0355008R
DEBRIS (SUCH AS LEAVES, ETC.) ENTERING THE FRONT COWL AREA MAY CLOG THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING DRAIN TUBE. IF THIS OCCURS, THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING MAY FILL UP WITH CONDENSATION AND OVERFLOW INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT, AND INTO THE BLOWER MO

Bulletin Number: 0413006
POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HOT SOAK RESTART AND ROUGH IDLE CONDITION (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300-P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 05012004
TOP LATCH SET SCREWS. *EH

Bulletin Number: 05012004
2-3 SHIFT FLARE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 0513004
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR COLD ENGINE MISFIRE / HOT SOAK RESTART / ROUGH IDLE. REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0513006
ALTERNATOR FR TERMINAL VOLTAGE - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0522003
CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING INSTALLATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0523004
2-3 SHIFT FLARE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 06012004
COLD ENGINE MISFIRE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 061000
MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF AMERICA, INC. HAS DETERMINED THAT A CERTAIN NUMBER OF AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION EQUIPPED V-6 VEHICLES MAY HAVE A DEFECT IN THE TRANSMISSION. AS A RESULT, THE A/T MAY SLIP WHEN UP SHIFTING FROM SECOND TO THIRD GEAR.

Bulletin Number: 0617001
CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEM CHECKS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 09012002
CLICKING NOISE AT INSTRUMENT PANEL. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012002
COLD ENGINE MISFIRE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 11012002
FUEL PUMP SQUEAK/GROAN FROM REAR OF VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 137
REPROGRAMMING THE PCM DRIVABILITY OR SENSITIVITY ISSUES CAN BE CORRECTED. *KB

Bulletin Number: 220502
SUBJECT REGARDING WHEEL INVESTIGATION. *JG

Bulletin Number: 33A
TECH TALK NEWS REGARDING SQUEAK / GROAN / RATTLE SUSPENSION NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 35B
TECH TALK INFORMATION ON TROUBLESHOOTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE 41-48 ABS SOLENOID VALVE CIRCUIT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
BRIEF INFORMATION FROM TECH TALK REGARDING MMSA'S INVESTIGATION OF INOPERATIVE / STUCK SHUT DOOR WINDOWS IN COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
TECH TALKS DOOR ODOR UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
TECH TALK REGARDING WINDOW SQUEAL - WHEN OPERATING THE WINDOW, THERE MAY BE A SQUEALING OR SQUAWKING NOISE AS THE GLASS RUBS AGAINST THE INNER BELTLINE MOLDING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
TECH TALK REGARDING SUNROOF JUDDER UPDATE - SPECIAL GREASE FOR THE SUNROOF DRIVE CABLE ASSEMBLIES WILL SOON BE AVAILABLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42A
DOOR GLASS ALIGNMENT. MITSUBISHI. TECH TALK. *TT

Bulletin Number: 52B
TECH TALK SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRINT SYSTEM (SRS) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) UPDATE - SRS SYSTEM DTC 72, 74, 82 OR 84 SIDE AIRBAG (FRONT SEAT BACK) CIRCUIT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 52B
SUBJECT REGARDING SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 66
SUBJECT REGARDING A/C VENTILATION FILTER UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 66
BRIEF INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING THE SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 67
BRIEF INFORMATION ON VEHICLES EXHIBITING MUSTY ODOR AT THE DOOR WINDOW AFTER A RAIN OR AFTER GOING THROUGH A CAR WASH. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
SUBJECT REGARDING REAR SHELF BREAKAGE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
SUBJECT REGARDING POWER STEERING PUMP REPLACEMENT. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
INFORMATION REGARDING NEW SPARK PLUGS HEAT RANGE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
INFORMATION REGARDING SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM. *JB

Bulletin Number: 73
INFORMATION ON THE CENTER DISPLAY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING RKE TRANSMITTERS OPERATING INTERMITTENTLY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT SPRING POPPING NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR GLASS ADJUSTMENT TO PREVENT WIND AND WATER LEAKS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF JUDDER REPAIRS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
INFORMATION ON THEFT ALARM NOT ARMING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 7913
EXPERIENCING FUEL PUMP SQUEAK AND/OR GROAN CONDITION FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 7942
SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF JUDDER REPAIRS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS OF THE REAR HATCH RE-LACHING AFTER IT HAS BEEN OPENED USING THE REMOVE LEVER. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF HARD OR NOTCHY SHIFT QUALITY OR A SLIGHT JUDDER DURING THE FIRST FEW SHIFTS ON COLD MORNINGS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
SUBJECT REGARDING CENTER DISPLAY UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
INFORMATION ON A DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0174 SET *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN THAT THE WINDOW GLASS FREEZES TO MOULDING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
SUBJECT REGARDING CLUTCH COVER (PRESSURE PLATE) REMOVAL. *TT

Bulletin Number: 8113
SUBJECT REGARDING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES P0171 AND P0174 FOR V6 MODELS. *LC

Bulletin Number: 8113
SUBJECT REGARDING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0401. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8121
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF A SLIGHT RATTLE FROM THE CLUTCH/TRANSAXLE. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8121
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF HARD OR NOTCHY SHIFT QUALITY, OR A SLIGHT JUDDER DURING THE FIRST FEW SHIFTS ON COLD MORNINGS. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8122
SUBJECT REGARDING CLUTCH/MANUAL TRANSAXLE RATTLE. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING WET OR FLOODED FLOOR AREA. *TT

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING REAR SUSPENSION RATTLE NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
SUBJECT REGARDING WET OR FLOODED FLOOR AREA CONDITION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
SUBJECT REGARDING SQUEAK, GROAN, RATTLE SUSPENSION NOISE - UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
BULLETIN REVIEW TSB-02-42A-008 REGARDING DOOR WINDOW ALIGNMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING REAR SUSPENSION RATTLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
BULLETIN REVIEW FOR TSB-02-14-001 REGARDING SOME COOLING SYSTEM CONCERNS DUE TO AN INCORRECTLY POSITION COOLANT RESERVOIR TANK HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
BULLETIN REVIEW REGARDING TSB-02-42A-008REV - REVISES ORIGINAL BULLETIN INSTRUCTIONS CONCERN WINDOW / DELTA SASH ADJUSTMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
SUBJECT REGARDING SQUEAK, GROAN, RATTLE SUSPENSION NOISE HEARD FROM REAR WHEN DRIVING 5-25 MPH OVER SPEED BUMPS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING COMMENTS OF FLOODED OR WET FRONT FLOOR / CARPET ON PASSENGER'S SIDE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING A RATTLING NOISE HEARD FROM REAR SUSPENSION OF VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
SERVICE REVIEW REGARDING TSB-02-13-014 - FUEL TANK DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE SENSOR - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
SUBJECT REGARDING SUNROOF GREASE AVAILABILITY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
SUBJECT REGARDING BUZZ, RATTLE AT REAR QUARTER PANEL (UPDATE). *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
BULLETIN REVIEW REGARDING TSB-02-23-003 - REVISES BOLT TIGHTENING TORQUE VALUES FOR TRANSMISSION OUTPUT SHAFT RETAINER AND TRANSMISSION OIL PUMP. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
ON SOME VEHICLES, CUSTOMERS MAY FIND THAT WHEN PROGRAMMING THE RKE ANSWERBACK FUNCTION THE DESIRED FUNCTION CHANGE MAY NOT TAKE PLACE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 88
HEATED DOOR MIRROR STICKERS. MITSUBISHI MOTORS TECH TALK. VOL. 88. NOV. 2002. *TT

Bulletin Number: 88
CLOCK SPRING INSTALLATION. MITSUBISHI MOTORS. TECH TALK. VOL. 88. NOV. 2002. *TT

Bulletin Number: 89
DOOR MIRRORS/DOOR HANDLES PAINT APPEARANCE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 93
HEADLIGHT BULB CONNECTORS. *TT

Bulletin Number: ATIN00SR018
SUBJECT REGRADING FUEL RETURN HOSE CONCERNS. *TT

Bulletin Number: ATIN01SR001
THIS ADVANCE TECHNICAL INFORMATION NOTICE STATES THAT MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF AMERICA, INC. (MMSA) IS VOLUNTARILY RECALLING AFFECTED VEHICLES FOR INSPECTION AND POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL RETURN HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: MEDICUpdate517
This is a message sent to dealers, to inform them that an update for MEDIC will be available.

Bulletin Number: SC03001
VACUUM HOSE ROUTING DIAGRAM LABEL MUST BE CHANGED- SERVICE CAMPAIGN. *TT

Bulletin Number: SR01001
MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF AMERICA, INC. IS VOLUNTARILY RECALL CERTAIN VEHICLES FOR INSPECTION AND POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL RETURN HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0051002
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INFORMATION CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF THE FRONT LICENSE PLATE BRACKET ON NEW MMMA PRODUCED VEHICLES DESTINED FOR STATES WHICH REQUIRE NO FRONT LICENSE PLATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0113009
INFORMATION ON SERVICE MANUAL REVISION FOR THE CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR OUTPUT WAVE PATTERN. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0117004
SUBJECT REGARDING CRUISE CONTROL TROUBLESHOOTING - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0123001
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INFORMATION ABOUT A CHANGE IN CONFIGURATION FOR THE A/T SOLENOID VALVE HARNESS AND TRANSMISSION FLUID (AFT) TEMPERATURE SENSOR. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0123009
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS REVISED SERVICE PROCEDURES RELATED TO THE NEW INTEGRAL AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID (AFT) TEMPERATURE SENSOR / SOLENOID HARNESS. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0123010
SOME CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF SHUDDER, SURGE, AND / OR VIBRATION WHEN DRIVING 35 - 50 MPH AT STEADY THROTTLE. THIS CONDITION MAY BE DUE TO THE BREAKDOWN OF THE SPII A/T FLUID, CREATING A TORQUE CONVERTER DAMPER CLUTCH SHUDDER.

Bulletin Number: TSB0133A001
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF A CREAKING, POPPING OR METALLIC CLANGING MOISE INTHE FRONT SUSPENSION. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0134001
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPLACING THE REAR SUSPENSION TRAILING ARM BUSHINGS TO ELIMINATE SQUEAKING OR RUBBING NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0142A008
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A MUSTY ODOR IN THE DOOR WINDOW AREA. THIS CONDITION IS DUE TO TRAPPED MOISTURE IN THE DOOR SILL CONTAMINATING THE DOOR BELT MOULDING. NEW INNER AND OUTER BELTLINE MOULDINGS MADE OF IMPROVED MATERIAL ARE AV

Bulletin Number: TSB0155002
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLING THE OPTIONAL A/C, VENTILATION FILTER. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0211002
INFORMATION ON CRANKSHAFT IDENTIFICATION MARKS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0213014
SUBJECT REGARDING FUEL TANK DIFFERENTIALPRESSURE SENSOR - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0214001
CUSTOMER MAY REPORT VARIOUS COOLING RELATED ISSUES SUCH AS OVERHEATING, LOW RADIATOR COOLANT LEVEL, POOR HEATER PERFORMANCE, A GURGLING SOUND FROM THE COOLING SYSTEM. THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS PROCEDURES TO CORRECT VARIOUS POTENTIAL CONDITION

Bulletin Number: TSB0223003
THIS BULLETIN REVISES THE TIGHTENING TORQUE VALUES FOR THE TRANSMISSION OUTPUT SHAFT RETAIN BOLTS AND THE TRANSMISSION OIL PUMP MOUNTING BOLTS. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0233001
SUBJECT REGARDING BALL JOINT END PLAY CHECK PROCEDURES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0242A008
ON SOME VEHICLES, THE DOOR WINDOW GLASS MAY BE OUT OF ALIGNMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0255001
SUBJECT REGARDING DELETION OF AIR CONDITIONER DRAIN HOUSE - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB-19-00-008
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.

Bulletin Number: TT237
This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.


2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER:

Bulletin Number: 011001
INFORMATION ON CENTER DISPLAY MAY GO BLANK WHEN THE AUDIO SYSTEM IS IN USE. * JB

Bulletin Number: 011101
INFORMATION REGARDING FRONT SPRING POPPING NOISE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 0127001
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE REAR WHEEL BEARING NOISE.*JB

Bulletin Number: 0142A008REV
CONCERNS WITH WINDOW DOOR ODOR.*JB

Bulletin Number: 0213015
SUBJECT REGARDING POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE REPROGRAMMING FOR COLD ENGINE MISFIRE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0213015R
INCORRECT POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) SOFTWARE PARAMETERS MAY CAUSE A MISFIRE CONDITION WHEN THE ENGINE IS COLD, SETTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) P0300 THROUGH P0306 IN THE PCM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0234001
SUBJECT REGARDING SQUEAKING OR RUBBING NOISE FROM REAR SUSPENSION TRAILING ARMS. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0235004
SUBJECT REGARDING CORRECTED DESCRIPTIONS OF TCL SOLENOID VALVE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0235006
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT BRAKE RINGING NOISE. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0242A017
WATER LEAK AT DELTA SASH / SIDE MIRROR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0252A003
FRONT SEAT ADJUSTMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0254008
INSTRUCTIONS FOR REATTACHING REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER TABS WHICH MAY HAVE DETACHED FROM THE REAR GLASS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0255002
SUBJECT REGARDING CORRECTED AIR CONDITIONER MAGNETIC CLUTCH SERVICE PROCEDURES. *JG

Bulletin Number: 0313002
POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HOT SOAK RESTART AND ROUGH IDLE CONDITION (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300-P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0317003
CORRECTED VACUUM HOSE ROUTING DIAGRAMS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0323001
AUTOMATIC TRANSAXLE (A/T) STANDARD HYDRAULIC PRESSURES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0323006
TORQUE CONVERTER SHUDDER, SURGE, AND/OR VIBRATION (POSSIBLY INTERMITTENT) WHEN DRIVING 35-50 MPH AT STEADY THROTTLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0354001
CLEANING PROCEDURE FOR HEADLAMP FOGGING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355002
AIR CONDITIONER REFRIGERANT AND AIR CONDITIONER ECU VOLTAGES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355005
AIR CONDITIONING COMPRESSOR HIGH-PRESSURE RELIEF VALVE PARTS AVAILABILITY. INCLUDING 2004 MODELS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355006
AIR CONDITIONER REFRIGERANT PIPE REPLACEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355006R
AIR CONDITIONING REFRIGERANT PIPE REPLACEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0355008
DEBRIS (SUCH AS LEAVES, ETC) ENTERING THE FRONT COWL AREA MAY CLOG THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING DRAIN TUBE. IF THIS OCCURS, THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING MAY FILL UP WITH CONDENSATION AND OVERFLOW INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT, AND INTO THE BLOWER MOT

Bulletin Number: 0355008R
DEBRIS (SUCH AS LEAVES, ETC.) ENTERING THE FRONT COWL AREA MAY CLOG THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING DRAIN TUBE. IF THIS OCCURS, THE EVAPORATOR HOUSING MAY FILL UP WITH CONDENSATION AND OVERFLOW INTO THE PASSENGER COMPARTMENT, AND INTO THE BLOWER MO

Bulletin Number: 0413006
POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HOT SOAK RESTART AND ROUGH IDLE CONDITION (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300-P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0442A002
NEW CONVERTIBLE TOP SERVICE PARTS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0442A005
CORRECTED KEYLESS ENTRY ANSWERBACK FUNCTION INDICATOR INFORMATION - TECHNICAL INFORMATION MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0513004
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR COLD ENGINE MISFIRE / HOT SOAK RESTART / ROUGH IDLE. REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0513006
ALTERNATOR FR TERMINAL VOLTAGE - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0522003
CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING INSTALLATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0542A004
CONVERTIBLE TOP LATCH REPLACEMENT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0617001
CRUISE CONTROL SYSTEM CHECKS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 11012002
FUEL PUMP SQUEAK/GROAN FROM REAR OF VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 113
TOPSTACK LATCH SET SCREWS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 137
REPROGRAMMING THE PCM DRIVABILITY OR SENSITIVITY ISSUES CAN BE CORRECTED. *KB

Bulletin Number: 220502
SUBJECT REGARDING WHEEL INVESTIGATION. *JG

Bulletin Number: 35B
TECH TALK INFORMATION ON TROUBLESHOOTING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE 41-48 ABS SOLENOID VALVE CIRCUIT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
TECH TALKS DOOR ODOR UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
BRIEF INFORMATION FROM TECH TALK REGARDING MMSA'S INVESTIGATION OF INOPERATIVE / STUCK SHUT DOOR WINDOWS IN COLD AMBIENT TEMPERATURES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
TECH TALK REGARDING WINDOW SQUEAL - WHEN OPERATING THE WINDOW, THERE MAY BE A SQUEALING OR SQUAWKING NOISE AS THE GLASS RUBS AGAINST THE INNER BELTLINE MOLDING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42
SUBJECT REGARDING REAR WINDOW DEFOGGER TABS WHICH COME LOOSE FROM THE REAR WINDOW OF CERTAIN CONVERTIBLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42A
DOOR GLASS ALIGNMENT. MITSUBISHI. TECH TALK. *TT

Bulletin Number: 42A
TOPSTACK LATCH SET SCREWS. MITSUBISHI. TECH TALK. *TT

Bulletin Number: 52B
SUBJECT REGARDING SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM (SRS) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 52B
TECH TALK SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRINT SYSTEM (SRS) DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) UPDATE - SRS SYSTEM DTC 72, 74, 82 OR 84 SIDE AIRBAG (FRONT SEAT BACK) CIRCUIT. *TT

Bulletin Number: 66
SUBJECT REGARDING A/C VENTILATION FILTER UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 66
BRIEF INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING THE SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM. *TT

Bulletin Number: 67
BRIEF INFORMATION ON VEHICLES EXHIBITING MUSTY ODOR AT THE DOOR WINDOW AFTER A RAIN OR AFTER GOING THROUGH A CAR WASH. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
SUBJECT REGARDING POWER STEERING PUMP REPLACEMENT. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
INFORMATION REGARDING NEW SPARK PLUGS HEAT RANGE. *JB

Bulletin Number: 67
INFORMATION REGARDING SUPPLEMENTAL RESTRAINT SYSTEM. *JB

Bulletin Number: 73
INFORMATION ON THE CENTER DISPLAY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING RKE TRANSMITTERS OPERATING INTERMITTENTLY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
INFORMATION ON THEFT ALARM NOT ARMING. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING FRONT SPRING POPPING NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 78
SUBJECT REGARDING DOOR GLASS ADJUSTMENT TO PREVENT WIND AND WATER LEAKS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 7913
EXPERIENCING FUEL PUMP SQUEAK AND/OR GROAN CONDITION FROM THE REAR OF THE VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
SUBJECT REGARDING CLUTCH COVER (PRESSURE PLATE) REMOVAL. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
SUBJECT REGARDING CENTER DISPLAY UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF HARD OR NOTCHY SHIFT QUALITY OR A SLIGHT JUDDER DURING THE FIRST FEW SHIFTS ON COLD MORNINGS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
BRIEF INFORMATION ON COMPASS POINTING IN ONE DIRECTION (TYPICALLY SOUTH). *TT

Bulletin Number: 8113
SUBJECT REGARDING DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0401. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8121
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF A SLIGHT RATTLE FROM THE CLUTCH/TRANSAXLE. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8121
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF HARD OR NOTCHY SHIFT QUALITY, OR A SLIGHT JUDDER DURING THE FIRST FEW SHIFTS ON COLD MORNINGS. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 8122
SUBJECT REGARDING CLUTCH/MANUAL TRANSAXLE RATTLE. *SLC

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING REAR SUSPENSION RATTLE NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING LOOSE DEFROSTER TABS - UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
BULLETIN REVIEW TSB-02-42A-006 REGARDING PROCEDURES FOR REINSTALLING THE HEADLINER ONTO THE REAR GLASS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
BULLETIN REVIEW FOR TSB-02-14-001 REGARDING SOME COOLING SYSTEM CONCERNS DUE TO AN INCORRECTLY POSITION COOLANT RESERVOIR TANK HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING REAR SUSPENSION RATTLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
SUBJECT REGARDING BUZZ, RATTLE AT REAR QUARTER PANEL (UPDATE). *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
INFORMATION ON DIAGNOSING A RATTLING NOISE HEARD FROM REAR SUSPENSION OF VEHICLE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
BULLETIN REVIEW REGARDING TSB-02-23-003 - REVISES BOLT TIGHTENING TORQUE VALUES FOR TRANSMISSION OUTPUT SHAFT RETAINER AND TRANSMISSION OIL PUMP. *TT

Bulletin Number: 85
ON SOME VEHICLES, CUSTOMERS MAY FIND THAT WHEN PROGRAMMING THE RKE ANSWERBACK FUNCTION THE DESIRED FUNCTION CHANGE MAY NOT TAKE PLACE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 88
CLOCK SPRING INSTALLATION. MITSUBISHI MOTORS. TECH TALK. VOL. 88. NOV. 2002. *TT

Bulletin Number: 88
HEATED DOOR MIRROR STICKERS. MITSUBISHI MOTORS TECH TALK. VOL. 88. NOV. 2002. *TT

Bulletin Number: 889
ERROR MESSAGE - CANNOT REPROGRAM POWERTRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) FOR P0300. *TT

Bulletin Number: 89
WATER LEAK AT DELTA SASH/SIDE MIRROR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 89
DOOR MIRRORS/DOOR HANDLES PAINT APPEARANCE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 93
HEADLIGHT BULB CONNECTORS. *TT

Bulletin Number: ATIN00SR018
SUBJECT REGRADING FUEL RETURN HOSE CONCERNS. *TT

Bulletin Number: ATIN01SR001
THIS ADVANCE TECHNICAL INFORMATION NOTICE STATES THAT MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF AMERICA, INC. (MMSA) IS VOLUNTARILY RECALLING AFFECTED VEHICLES FOR INSPECTION AND POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL RETURN HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: MEDICUpdate517
This is a message sent to dealers, to inform them that an update for MEDIC will be available.

Bulletin Number: SC03001
VACUUM HOSE ROUTING DIAGRAM LABEL MUST BE CHANGED- SERVICE CAMPAIGN. *TT

Bulletin Number: SR01001
MITSUBISHI MOTOR SALES OF AMERICA, INC. IS VOLUNTARILY RECALL CERTAIN VEHICLES FOR INSPECTION AND POSSIBLE REPLACEMENT OF THE FUEL RETURN HOSE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0013003
INFORMATION CONTAINING RECOMMENDED FUELS FOR CERTAIN VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0042A004
THIS BULLETIN HELPS CLARIFY THE PROPER REMOTE KEYLESS ENTRY (RKE) ANSWERBACK DEACTIVATION / REACTIVATION FUNCTION PROCEDURE BY USING ONLY THE VEHICLE'S RKE TRANSMITTER. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0051002
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INFORMATION CONCERNING THE ELIMINATION OF THE FRONT LICENSE PLATE BRACKET ON NEW MMMA PRODUCED VEHICLES DESTINED FOR STATES WHICH REQUIRE NO FRONT LICENSE PLATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0113009
INFORMATION ON SERVICE MANUAL REVISION FOR THE CAMSHAFT POSITION SENSOR OUTPUT WAVE PATTERN. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0117004
SUBJECT REGARDING CRUISE CONTROL TROUBLESHOOTING - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0123009
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS REVISED SERVICE PROCEDURES RELATED TO THE NEW INTEGRAL AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID (AFT) TEMPERATURE SENSOR / SOLENOID HARNESS. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0133A001
CUSTOMERS MAY COMPLAIN OF A CREAKING, POPPING OR METALLIC CLANGING MOISE INTHE FRONT SUSPENSION. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0134001
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INSTRUCTIONS FOR REPLACING THE REAR SUSPENSION TRAILING ARM BUSHINGS TO ELIMINATE SQUEAKING OR RUBBING NOISE. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0142A001
INFORMATION ON TRUNK LID RELEASE KITS FOR CONFINEMENT WITHIN TRUNK. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0142A008
SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE A MUSTY ODOR IN THE DOOR WINDOW AREA. THIS CONDITION IS DUE TO TRAPPED MOISTURE IN THE DOOR SILL CONTAMINATING THE DOOR BELT MOULDING. NEW INNER AND OUTER BELTLINE MOULDINGS MADE OF IMPROVED MATERIAL ARE AV

Bulletin Number: TSB0155002
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS INSTRUCTIONS FOR INSTALLING THE OPTIONAL A/C, VENTILATION FILTER. *JB

Bulletin Number: TSB0211002
INFORMATION ON CRANKSHAFT IDENTIFICATION MARKS - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0213014
SUBJECT REGARDING FUEL TANK DIFFERENTIALPRESSURE SENSOR - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0214001
CUSTOMER MAY REPORT VARIOUS COOLING RELATED ISSUES SUCH AS OVERHEATING, LOW RADIATOR COOLANT LEVEL, POOR HEATER PERFORMANCE, A GURGLING SOUND FROM THE COOLING SYSTEM. THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS PROCEDURES TO CORRECT VARIOUS POTENTIAL CONDITION

Bulletin Number: TSB0223003
THIS BULLETIN REVISES THE TIGHTENING TORQUE VALUES FOR THE TRANSMISSION OUTPUT SHAFT RETAIN BOLTS AND THE TRANSMISSION OIL PUMP MOUNTING BOLTS. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0233001
SUBJECT REGARDING BALL JOINT END PLAY CHECK PROCEDURES - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0242A006
THIS BULLETIN CONTAINS HEADLINER INSTALLATION TIPS. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB0255001
SUBJECT REGARDING DELETION OF AIR CONDITIONER DRAIN HOUSE - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

Bulletin Number: TSB-19-00-008
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.

Bulletin Number: TT237
This is a service newsletter (Tech Talk) that was sent out to dealers.


2001 MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN ECLIPSE:

Bulletin Number: 05012004
HOT RESTART FUEL PUMP NOISE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 07012004
INTERMITTENT ROUGH IDLE ENGINE STOPS. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012002
BUZZ RATTLE AT REAR FLOOR. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012002
M/T BINDING IN REVERSE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012004
WATER ON PASSENGER SIDE FLOOR. *EH

Bulletin Number: 10012002
WATER LEAK AT DELTA SASH SIDE MIRROR. *EH


2001 MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN ECLIPSE SPYDER:

Bulletin Number: 05012004
HOT RESTART FUEL PUMP NOISE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 07012004
INTERMITTENT ROUGH IDLE ENGINE STOPS. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012002
M/T BINDING IN REVERSE. *EH

Bulletin Number: 09012002
BUZZ RATTLE AT REAR FLOOR. *EH

 
Recalls for 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2dr Conv Spyder GT Manual
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 04V428000
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN
Manufacture Dates: 06/01/1999 - 09/30/2003
Potential Units Affected: 100432
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
THIS DOES NOT MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE STANDARD.
Action to take:
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.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V011001
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 04/01/1999 - 01/31/2001
Potential Units Affected: 277227
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. A HOSE WAS MIS-MANUFACTURED AND COULD WEAKEN OVER TIME, WHICH COULD RESULT IN LEAKAGE OF THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID.
Consequence:
FLUID LEAKAGE FROM THE COOLER HOSES CAN CAUSE TRANSAXLE DRIVEABILITY PROBLEMS AND SMOKE IF THE OIL CONTACTS THE FRONT EXHAUST PIPE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HOSE ASSEMBLY FOR THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER. OWNER NOTIFICATION MAILING WILL BE PHASED OVER A FIVE-MONTH PERIOD STARTING MARCH 26, THROUGH JULY 23, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V069000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 02/20/2001 - 02/22/2001
Potential Units Affected: 192
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A BULGE IN THE FUEL TANK CAUSED BY THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS RESULTED IN THINNING OF THE MATERIAL DURING A WELDING OPERATION, INCREASING THE RISK OF FUEL LEAKAGE.
Consequence:
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 26, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V299001
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 05/04/2000 - 07/24/2000
Potential Units Affected: 6037
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE HARNESS FOR THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR COULD COME IN CONTACT WITH A NEW PROTECTIVE SHIELD CAUSING A GROUNDED CIRCUIT.
Consequence:
PROLONGED WIRING HARNESS CONTACT WITH THE HEAT SHIELD WILL CAUSE THE WIRING INSULATION TO WEAR AND EVENTUALLY TO GROUND OUT. THIS COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO DIE-OUT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL RE-ROUTE THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR HARNESS.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V005001
Component: SEATS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 11/09/2000 - 11/09/2000
Potential Units Affected: 47
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A NUMBER OF INCORRECT DRIVER SIDE SEAT MOUNTING BOLTS WERE INSTALLED INTO VEHICLES.
Consequence:
THE REAR ANCHOR BOLTS SECURING THE DRIVER'S SEAT MAY NOT PROPERLY SECURE THE SEAT AND COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF DRIVER INJURY IN AN ACCIDENT.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SEAT MOUNTING BOLTS AND THEN REPLACE THE BOLTS IF NECESSARY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN FEBRUARY 15, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V320001
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 08/09/2000 - 08/28/2000
Potential Units Affected: 10510
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE OUTER LAYER ONLY OF THIS 3-LAYER FUEL RETURN HOSE DOES NOT CONTAIN THE DESIRED OZONE PROTECTION DUE TO A PROCESSING ERROR.
Consequence:
THIS HOSE IS CONSIDERED TO BE INADEQUATE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL RETURN HOSE.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V338000
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 04/05/1999 - 12/17/2004
Potential Units Affected: 443442
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
If the passenger side sun visor detaches and is propelled rearward, there is an increased risk of occupant injury.
Action to take:
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.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V225001
Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 01/01/2000 - 06/24/2000
Potential Units Affected: 228294
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A NUT IN THE STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY WAS NOT PROPERLY TIGHTENED, RESULTING IN SYMPTOMS RANGING FROM STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION TO STIFF STEERING, AND IN THE WORST CASE, NO ABILITY TO TURN LEFT.
Consequence:
A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THESE VEHICLES AND REPLACE THE STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY IF A LOOSE NUT CONNECTION IS FOUND.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 15V338000
Component: AIR BAGS:PASSENGER SIDE FRONTAL
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Manufacture Dates: 01/19/2000 - 03/18/2005
Potential Units Affected: 443442
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
If the passenger side sun visor detaches and is propelled rearward, there is an increased risk of occupant injury.
Action to take:
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.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 04V428000
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN
Manufacture Dates: 07/01/2000 - 08/31/2004
Potential Units Affected: 100432
Defect Description:
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.
Consequence:
THIS DOES NOT MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE STANDARD.
Action to take:
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.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V069000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 02/20/2001 - 02/22/2001
Potential Units Affected: 192
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A BULGE IN THE FUEL TANK CAUSED BY THE MANUFACTURING PROCESS RESULTED IN THINNING OF THE MATERIAL DURING A WELDING OPERATION, INCREASING THE RISK OF FUEL LEAKAGE.
Consequence:
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL TANK ASSEMBLY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN MARCH 26, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V320001
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 08/09/2000 - 08/28/2000
Potential Units Affected: 10510
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE OUTER LAYER ONLY OF THIS 3-LAYER FUEL RETURN HOSE DOES NOT CONTAIN THE DESIRED OZONE PROTECTION DUE TO A PROCESSING ERROR.
Consequence:
THIS HOSE IS CONSIDERED TO BE INADEQUATE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE FUEL RETURN HOSE.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V005001
Component: SEATS
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 11/09/2000 - 11/09/2000
Potential Units Affected: 47
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A NUMBER OF INCORRECT DRIVER SIDE SEAT MOUNTING BOLTS WERE INSTALLED INTO VEHICLES.
Consequence:
THE REAR ANCHOR BOLTS SECURING THE DRIVER'S SEAT MAY NOT PROPERLY SECURE THE SEAT AND COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF DRIVER INJURY IN AN ACCIDENT.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE SEAT MOUNTING BOLTS AND THEN REPLACE THE BOLTS IF NECESSARY. OWNER NOTIFICATION BEGAN FEBRUARY 15, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 01V011001
Component: POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:COOLING UNIT AND LINES
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 01/01/2000 - 01/31/2001
Potential Units Affected: 277227
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS. A HOSE WAS MIS-MANUFACTURED AND COULD WEAKEN OVER TIME, WHICH COULD RESULT IN LEAKAGE OF THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID.
Consequence:
FLUID LEAKAGE FROM THE COOLER HOSES CAN CAUSE TRANSAXLE DRIVEABILITY PROBLEMS AND SMOKE IF THE OIL CONTACTS THE FRONT EXHAUST PIPE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE HOSE ASSEMBLY FOR THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION OIL COOLER. OWNER NOTIFICATION MAILING WILL BE PHASED OVER A FIVE-MONTH PERIOD STARTING MARCH 26, THROUGH JULY 23, 2001. OWNERS WHO TAKE THEIR VEHICLES TO AN AUTHORIZED DEALER ON AN AGREED UPON SERVICE DATE AND DO NOT RECEIVE THE FREE REMEDY WITHIN A REASONABLE TIME SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037.
2001 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V299001
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI AMERICA
Manufacture Dates: 05/03/2000 - 07/24/2000
Potential Units Affected: 6037
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE HARNESS FOR THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR COULD COME IN CONTACT WITH A NEW PROTECTIVE SHIELD CAUSING A GROUNDED CIRCUIT.
Consequence:
PROLONGED WIRING HARNESS CONTACT WITH THE HEAT SHIELD WILL CAUSE THE WIRING INSULATION TO WEAR AND EVENTUALLY TO GROUND OUT. THIS COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO DIE-OUT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL RE-ROUTE THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR HARNESS.
2001 MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN ECLIPSE
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V299003
Component: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN
Manufacture Dates: 07/11/2000 - 07/24/2000
Potential Units Affected: 135
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. THE HARNESS FOR THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR COULD COME IN CONTACT WITH A NEW PROTECTIVE SHIELD CAUSING A GROUNDED CIRCUIT.
Consequence:
PROLONGED WIRING HARNESS CONTACT WITH THE HEAT SHIELD WILL CAUSE THE WIRING INSULATION TO WEAR AND EVENTUALLY TO GROUND OUT. THIS COULD CAUSE THE ENGINE TO DIE-OUT, INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL RE-ROUTE THE CRANKSHAFT POSITION SENSOR HARNESS.
2001 MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 00V225003
Component: STEERING:GEAR BOX (OTHER THAN RACK AND PINION)
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN
Manufacture Dates: 01/01/2000 - 06/24/2000
Potential Units Affected: 2996
Defect Description:
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. A NUT IN THE STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY WAS NOT PROPERLY TIGHTENED, RESULTING IN SYMPTOMS RANGING FROM STEERING WHEEL VIBRATION TO STIFF STEERING, AND IN THE WORST CASE, NO ABILITY TO TURN LEFT.
Consequence:
A LOSS OF STEERING CONTROL COULD INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THESE VEHICLES AND REPLACE THE STEERING GEAR ASSEMBLY IF A LOOSE NUT CONNECTION IS FOUND.
 


2000 Volkswagen Cabrio 2dr Conv GLS Auto

  • Driver & front passenger airbag supplemental restraint system
  • Roll bar
  • Dual tone horn
  • Anti-intrusion side door beams
 
Crash Test Results for the 2000 Volkswagen Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2000 Volkswagen Golf 55Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2000 Volkswagen Jetta 5544Not
Tested
2000 Volkswagen New Beetle 4453Not
Tested
2000 Volkswagen Passat 5544Not
Tested
 
Service Bulletins for 2000 Volkswagen Passat 2dr Conv GLS Auto
2000 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO:

Bulletin Number: 0007
A CONDITION MAY EXIST WHERE THE AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT IS ON WITH DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE (DTC) 00588 RESISTANCE TOO SMALL (LOW) FOR DRIVER'S SIDE FRONT AIRBAG SYSTEM STORED IN DTC MEMORY. *TT

Bulletin Number: 0410
EVALUATING FUEL MIXTURE DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODES (DTC) - HOW TO PERFORM EFFECTIVE DIAGNOSTIC RELATED TO FUEL SYSTEM ADAPTATION SYSTEM TOO RICH/ TOO LEAN. VOLKSWAGEN. *MJ

Bulletin Number: 1-2017 Update
This communication is to update our ProFi dealers of the current status of the latest inbound and outbound ProFi requests.

Bulletin Number: 170001
INFORMATION REGARDING THE CAPACITIES OF THE ENGINE OIL WITH FILTER CHANGE. *MJS

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 2015831
VOLKSWAGEN: EXHAUST HEAT SHIELD, REPLACEMENT GUIDELINES. HEAT SHIELDS ARE TO BE INSPECTED AFTER COMPLETION O ANY TYPE OF REPAIR TO THE UNDERBODY (EXHAUST SYSTEM TRANSMISSION, ETC.), AND IF DAMAGED, REPLACED. *PE

Bulletin Number: 9901
SUBJECT REGARDING THE IMMOBILIZER COMPONENT OVERVIEW FOR 2000 MODEL YEAR VEHICLES. *TT

Bulletin Number: 9909
SUBJECT REGARDING PREMIUM V RADIO, CODING AFTER CD-CHANGER OR CD-PLAYER INSTALLATION. *TT

Bulletin Number: 9911
INFORMATION ON THE ANTI-THEFT IMMOBILIZER ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC (OBD). MJS

Bulletin Number: 9914
THIS BULLETIN INCLUDES NEW INFORMATION ON THE ENGINE CONTROL MODULE CODES YEAR 2000. *TT

Bulletin Number: 9917
SUBJECT REGARDING THE ANTI-THEFT IMMOBILIZER ON BOARD DIAGNOSTIC. *TT

Bulletin Number: A971861 2013504-
This information bulletin contains instructions for checking the pins/terminals for contacts and nano contacts.

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-22-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, ElsaPro infomedia icons grayed out, workshop equipment tool storage application, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech

Bulletin Number: Elsa 6-29-15
This document contains the VW Elsa Newsletter that contains a general overview of wiring diagrams updates, technical bulletins, pending service solutions, tech tips, campaigns, updates, and suggestions.

Bulletin Number: Gasoline Engine
Gasoline Engine Misfire Diagnosis document

Bulletin Number: SM 33-2019
The part number listed in the document is to be returned if it meets the criteria provided.

Bulletin Number: SM 44-2017 EN
This special notice is to inform dealers to return all part numbers listed in the document and order the superseded part numbers going forward.

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-02
Tech Tips (Technician Helpline Vehicle Check Sheets): When it becomes necessary to open a VW Technician Helpline VTA case while performing diagnosis for a diesel particulate filter, manual transmission repair, or turbocharger concern, it

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec

Bulletin Number: TT 00-13-04
Tech Tips (All Models 2000-2014 - Part ordering): If a needed service part is on back order, upgrade the daily order to a red order and check the ?Car Down? box to escalate the order. This document informs how to contact VWGoA Parts Spec

Bulletin Number: TT 00-14-03
Tech Tips (SVM Update Instructions): This document informs when performing SVM updates, the scan tool should be hardwired to the vehicle and the Bluetooth physically turned off. A hard wired internet connection is also recommended.

Bulletin Number: TT 00-16-02
Reminder for dealers to reference the repair manual and replace all necessary fasteners (bolts, nuts) that cannot be re-used

Bulletin Number: TT001703
Tip for Scan tool concerns that may occur duing a test plan

Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co

Bulletin Number: TT 20-13-01
Tech Tips (ECM Fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low" Will Not Clear): This document informs to clear static ECM fault P1250 "Fuel Level Too Low", add fuel to vehicle and complete a road test of at least 10 miles. Simply adding fuel without co

Bulletin Number: TT 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 271002
Updated to include model year 2014 thru 2018 applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 32-14-01
Tech Tips (Torque Converter/Flywheel/Flexplate installation): Incorrect torque converter or flywheel/flexplate installation can result in transmission damage. When installing an engine, flywheel or transmission, please follow the installat

Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil

Bulletin Number: TT 50-14-01
Tech Tips (All vehicles-Tire dressing for vehicle detailing): The use of tire dressing gives your tires that shiny finish that completes the image of a clean (new) vehicle. This document informs that The use of non-water based products wil

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. This document informs of how to diagnose t

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 64-14-02
Tech Tips (Heated Rear Window, One or More Lines Inoperative): To detect which line(s) is inoperative, utilize a volt meter to check for 0 V, which will be present after the open in the grid line. The check must be performed with the engin

Bulletin Number: TT 87-10-05
Tech Tips (Air Conditioning Does not Operate): This document informs of concerns of no or intermittent A/C operation where pressure diagnosis does not lead to a cause, be sure to check the N25 A/C clutch coil. The fan control module may se

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 91 19 01
Alternative method for radio code retrieval.

Bulletin Number: TT 96-10-06
Tech Tips (Immobilizer 2 ? Key Adaptation and Part Number): If new keys cannot be adapted, they may possibly be the incorrect part number. Cabrio is equipped with two generations (Gen2 and Gen3) of Immobilizer 2. Use the Immobilizer Contro

Bulletin Number: TT 96-10-06
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TT 96-10-06
SUMMARY TO BE PROVIDED ON A FUTURE DATE.

Bulletin Number: TT 961011
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 961011
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: TT 97-12-02
Data Link connector pin assignment chart that is applicable to all models. Update model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V001404 2010380
Technical Bulletin (Squeaks, Rattles, Noise, Repair Materials): This doucment contains a list of components and applications developed to repair concerns of squeaks, rattles, noise and trim fit conditions.

Bulletin Number: V011408 2014815
Technical Bulletin The use of contaminated gasoline, seasonal fuel changes (summer/winter fuel) or gasoline with a low content of deposit control additives may result in one or more of the following conditions: -Excessive accumulation of

Bulletin Number: V011503 2014815
Discusses the issues associated with using contaiminated gasoline. There are recommendations to use top tier gasoline retailers

Bulletin Number: V011615 2014815
Update to include additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V171302 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubrica

Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test

Bulletin Number: V171303 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customers have stated oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. This document informs how to test

Bulletin Number: V171403 2017813
Technical Bulletin (Oil Consumption Measurement): Customer states oil consumption is higher than the Volkswagen oil consumption standard of up to 0.5 quarts per 600 miles, or 0.5 liters per 1000 km. In order to provide effective lubricati

Bulletin Number: V171404 2012855
Technical Bulletin (Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard): This document informs of a sample list of products generally available in the North American market that meet the Volkswagen Oil Quality Standard

Bulletin Number: V171701 2012855
17 17 01 July 5, 2017 2012855 Supersedes Technical Bulletin 17-16-02 (V171602) dated April 29, 2016 due to updated oil standards lists to current specifications. Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V171901-2012855
Engine Oils Which Meet Volkswagen Oil Quality Standards

Bulletin Number: V271501 2011894
Technical Bulletin: Battery, Testing and Charging Using Midtronics VAS6161, MCR340V, InCharge 940, or GRX3000VAS Charger

Bulletin Number: V271503 2016076
Technical Bulletin: Battery, Discharged, Diagnosis for Excessive Static Current Draw

Bulletin Number: V271901-2011894
Battery Testing and Charging instruction. Updated to include model year 2019 applicability.

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V501205 2014370
Technical Bulletin (Paint Finish, Reducing Swirl Marks and Fine Scratches): New vehicles (prior to Retail Delivery) with swirl marks and or fine scratches from polishing or cleaning. This document informs of how the Finish can be signifi

Bulletin Number: V691601 2010479
Update model year applicability to include 2017.

Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st

Bulletin Number: V871301 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): An unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first st

Bulletin Number: V871401 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871402 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Condensation, which is a normal condition in all A/C systems, can cause a musty odor. If the odor is noticeable in the vehicle when the engine is not turned on, the cause may be mold and mildew i

Bulletin Number: V871409 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or component is circ

Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon

Bulletin Number: V871506 2019947
Technical Bulletin (Air Conditioning, Cleaning of the Refrigerant Circuit (U.S.Only)): In cases where an air conditioning system component (such as a compressor or other system component) has failed and debris from the compressor or compon

Bulletin Number: V871508 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871508 2005566
Technical Bulletin (HVAC, Unpleasant Odor): Unpleasant odor is coming from Heating and Ventilation system. Odor mainly occurs after vehicle has been sitting (unused) at least 5 hours and within 20 to 60 seconds after vehicle is first start

Bulletin Number: V871620 2005566
Update model and model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871622 2019947
Update to model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871809-2005566
To include an additional model year applicability.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V871812-2005566
Update vehicle metadata.

Bulletin Number: V921502 2026253
Technical Bulletin (Windshield Wipers Streak or Smear): Windshield or rear window is streaked, has a snakeskin appearance, or the surface feels rough. To avoid unnecessary replacement of wiper blades, the condition and cleanliness of the w

Bulletin Number: V941402 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): Exterior light assemblies (headlights, taillights, fog lights, turn signals) are vented and may collect moisture on their inner surfaces, depending on humidity and other climatic

Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.

Bulletin Number: V941403 2011521
Technical Bulletin (Exterior Lights, Moisture Accumulation): This document informs of the Condensation and or water droplets visible on inside of exterior light lenses. The document also informs how to service the issue.

Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document

Bulletin Number: V941501 2011521
Technical Bulletin: Condensation and or water droplets becomming visible on inside of exterior light lenses issue is discussed in this document

Bulletin Number: VHW-17-11
VAS 6154 Replacement Part Setup Guide

 
Recalls for 2000 Volkswagen Passat 2dr Conv GLS Auto
2000 VOLKSWAGEN CABRIO
NHTSA Campaign ID: 02V244000
Component: EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
Manufacturer: VOLKSWAGEN OF AMERICA,INC
Manufacture Dates: 09/01/1999 - 01/04/2001
Potential Units Affected: 332950
Defect Description:
CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES FAIL TO COMPLY WITH REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NO. 225, "CHILD RESTRAINT ANCHORAGE SYSTEMS." CHILD SEAT ANCHORAGES INSTALLED IN THE VEHICLE'S REAR SEATS MUST BE IDENTIFIED BY MARKINGS, AND THEIR LOCATION AND USE BE DESCRIBED IN THE OWNER'S MANUAL.
Consequence:
THESE VEHICLES WERE NOT MARKED OR DESCRIBED AS REQUIRED BY THE STANDARD.
Action to take:
OWNERS WILL BE PROVIDED WITH A SUPPLEMENT FOR THE OWNER'S MANUAL AND ALSO ONE SET OF FOUR GUIDANCE FIXTURES INTENDED TO USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH CHILD SEATS EQUIPPED WITH RIGID OR SEMI-RIGID LOWER ANCHORAGE ATTACHMENTS. ALSO ENCLOSED WILL BE FOUR DECALS TOGETHER WITH INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS AND A TEMPLATE FOR ATTACHING THE DECALS TO THE LOWER SEAT BACKS. OWNER NOTIFICATION IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SEPTEMBER 15, 2002. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT VWOA AT 1-800-822-8987.
 






Fuel Economy | Crash Results

Compar-A-Graphs:
4 Car Comparison | Rank-by-Specs
THE AUTO CHANNEL: Auto Channel Home | Auto News | Car Reviews | Media Library | Forums | Classifieds