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Safety Features



2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class CLK500 Cabriolet

  • BabySmart(TM) Passenger Airbag Cutoff Sensor Activated By Seatbelt Engagement, Passenger Weight, or Installed Child Seat
  • Audible Warnings For Headlights-On and Key-In-Ignition
  • Front Driver Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Front Side Airbag With Head Protection
  • Front Passenger Airbag With Dual Stage Deployment
  • Rear Side Impact Airbags
  • 3-Point Seatbelts For All Seating Positions
  • Automatic Safety Rollbars
  • Crash Sensor Sends GPS Signal
 
Crash Test Results for the 2004 Mercedes-Benz Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2004 Mercedes-Benz C-Class 44554
2004 Mercedes-Benz CL-Class Not
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2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK-Class Not
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2004 Mercedes-Benz E-Class 44555
2004 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Not
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2004 Mercedes-Benz ML-Class Not
Tested
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2004 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Not
Tested
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2004 Mercedes-Benz SL-Class Not
Tested
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2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK Not
Tested
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Service Bulletins for 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK CLK500 Cabriolet
No service bulletins exist
 
Recalls for 2004 Mercedes-Benz SLK CLK500 Cabriolet
No recalls exist.
 


2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GTS

  • Driver and passenger front airbag
  • Front side airbag
  • Two height adjustable head restraints on front seats
  • Bucket electrically adjustable driver seat with height adjustment, lumbar adjustment and three adjustments , bucket passenger seat with - adjustments
 
Crash Test Results for the 2003 Mitsubishi Models:
Car Frontal Star Rating Side Star Rating Rollover
Resistance
Rating
Driver Pass. Front Seat Rear Seat
2003 Mitsubishi Diamante Not
Tested
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Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
Not
Tested
2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse 443Not
Tested
5
2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Not
Tested
Not
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Not
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Tested
2003 Mitsubishi Galant 44344
2003 Mitsubishi Galant 44544
2003 Mitsubishi Lancer 44244
2003 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 43552
2003 Mitsubishi Outlander 44543
 
Service Bulletins for 2003 Mitsubishi Outlander GTS
2003 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER:

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

Bulletin Number: 0213017
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR MISFIRE CODE SET WITH NO DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS. *TT

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: 0313004
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HIGH SPEED MISFIRE, SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT AND (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300 - P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0314002
CORRECTED SPECIFIED ENGINE COOLANT - SERVICE MANUAL REVISION. *TT

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

Bulletin Number: 0323004
COLOR VARIATION OF THE AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FLUID (AFT) USED IN CERTAIN MITSUBISHI VEHICLES. *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: 0354007
IMMOBILIZER SYSTEM INFORMATION UPDATE (2003 MODELS). *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: 0413003
POWER TRAIN CONTROL MODULE (PCM) REPROGRAMMING FOR HIGH SPEED MISFIRE, SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT AND (DIAGNOSTIC TROUBLE CODE P0300 - P0306). *TT

Bulletin Number: 0442A002
NEW CONVERTIBLE TOP SERVICE PARTS. *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: 0523004
2-3 SHIFT FLARE. *TT

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

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

Bulletin Number: 10012002
MIL ON HOT ENGINE MISFIRE NO DRIVEABILITY CONCERNS. *EH

Bulletin Number: 113
TOPSTACK LATCH SET SCREWS. *TT

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

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

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

Bulletin Number: 80
BULLETIN REVIEW REGARDING TSB-02-00-005 CONTAINS SPECIFICATIONS FOR 2003 COUPE MODELS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 80
SUBJECT REGARDING SERVICE MANUAL INFORMATION FOR CERTAIN 2003 MODELS. *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 CLUTCH COVER (PRESSURE PLATE) REMOVAL. *TT

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

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

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

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

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING FOG LAMPS. *TT

Bulletin Number: 83
VEHICLE TECHNICAL INFORMATION REGARDING IOD #18 FUSE SHORT CIRCUIT UPDATE. *TT

Bulletin Number: 84
SC-02-001 - REGARDING INCORRECT VEHICLE EMISSION CONTROL INFORMATION (VECI) LABEL SERVICE CAMPAIGN.

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

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

Bulletin Number: 84
SUBJECT REGARDING IOD #18 FUSE SHORT CIRCUIT - UPDATE. *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: 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: 89
WATER LEAK AT DELTA SASH/SIDE MIRROR. *TT

Bulletin Number: 93
HEADLIGHT BULB CONNECTORS. *TT

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

Bulletin Number: SC02011
SUBJECT REGARDING VEHICLE EMISSION CONTROL INFORMATION (VECI) LABEL SERVICE CAMPAIGN. *TT

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

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

 
Recalls for 2003 Mitsubishi Outlander GTS
2003 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.
2003 MITSUBISHI ECLIPSE SPYDER
NHTSA Campaign ID: 03V442000
Component: FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
Manufacturer: MITSUBISHI MOTORS NORTH AMERICA, INC.
Manufacture Dates: 06/11/2003 - 07/25/2003
Potential Units Affected: 17087
Defect Description:
ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, THE FUEL RETURN LINE HOSE FITTING ON THE ELECTRIC 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.
Consequence:
FUEL LEAKAGE IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.
Action to take:
DEALERS WILL INSPECT THE FUEL PUMP PRESSURE. THOSE VEHICLES EXHIBITING HIGHER THAN NORMAL FUEL PUMP PRESSURE WILL RECEIVE FUEL PUMP MODIFICATIONS. THE RECALL BEGAN DECEMBER 3, 2003. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MITSUBISHI AT 1-800-222-0037 OR MITSUBISHI CARIBBEAN AT 1-800-981-0452.
2003 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.
 






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