Mitsubishi is one of the top sellers in car automotive market. The 2001 Mitsubishi Galant comes in two sedans, the base model and ES model. Both the models are powered with V6 – 4 cylinder engines. All the models are comprised with auto-transmission. The car has encountered few recalls. In this post, you can get to know the 2001 Mitsubishi Galant Recall information.
Overview of the Recall
2001 Mitsubishi Galant encountered recall on 05/11/2009. The exterior lighting elements and headlights needed replacement. The headlights failed to meet the requirements of standards of motor vehicle safety and also the lamps did not include side amber reflectors. The safety recall began on July 28th, 2009. The Mitsubishi Galant recall was associated with Mitsubishi, America.
Due to problem in engine and engine cooling also, 2001 Mitsubishi Galant got recall. The estimated number of affected vehicles is 6037. The wiring harness in the vehicle was prolonged and contacted with heat shield, which in turn led to ground out. This resulted in damage to the engine which gradually died down. The manufacturers had announced to replace the position sensors related to crankshaft. This recall was associated with the Mitsubishi, America.