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  1. Shaking 65+ mph

    New Members Forum
    Hi, so I randomly started having pretty mild shaking start in my car. I have a 2003 Mistubishi Eclipse GS, right around 108k miles. I just had my wheels rotated, balanced and air pressure checked so they're good. My car has a *very minor* pull to the right. When I got the tires rotated, I was...
  2. Terrible ride and shake in steering wheel

    Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension
    Hello everyone, eclipse novice here, I have a terrible shake in my steering wheel when I brake, typically at any speed above 30mph. I bought my 2000 gt with 98k miles on it and have put almost 7k miles on it since june. I am not sure if the suspension or brakes had any recent work, (besides...
  3. Replacing Springs / Struts

    Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension
    Hello. I purchased my 2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse 2 summers ago and it had various modifications done to it. It had a strut system with coilovers and those went bad so last fall I began to put in the new parts. As of right now, my car has 2 OEM struts in the the rear and in front are the coilover...
  4. Required Lowering Equipment?

    Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension
    Hey, I'm new, I'm a noob, and I've searched all over the place, and I can't seem to find any thread that truly answers my question. It seems like I'm trying to put together some crazy puzzle from all the different answers I've gotten from everyone. So Basically my question is, is this what...
  5. Mysterious Thumping Noise in Front Suspension

    Problem Reports
    Hello, please help a newbie diagnose a mysterious noise! I have a strange thumping noise that seems to be coming from the front suspension of my 2001 Spyder GT with manual transmission. I have 165,000 miles so there are many things that might be worn out. This car is new to me and it has no...
  6. Trunk spoiler issue

    New Members Forum
    OK, the issue is that when i installed the spoiler, the weight of it doesnt let the hatch to stand up by itself. should i change the struts for an aftermarket brand? or any other ideas?:) Right now i´m using a pvc tube to hold up the hatch :mecry2: thanks 4 the help
  7. Megan Springs on Monroe Struts

    Parts Reviews & Opinions
    Ok. I want to get Megan lowering springs for my 01 Eclipse GT. The drop would be 2 inches and they would be going on four 6-month-old Monroe Sensa-Trac struts (I wasn't thinking about performance when I got them unfortunately). Will they last with the lowering springs? Anyone tried springs on...
  8. WTB: Struts 00 gt

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    i am in need of struts for a 2000 eclipse gt. i haven been looking through some of your guys for sale posts but dont have the time with work to keep up. if anyone has all 4 working struts with or without springs please send me a price 07838 thanks :agreed:
  9. What Struts and Springs??

    Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension
    Ok guys, First thread I post here :). So I noticed that I need the front (left) strut replaced in my 2000 Eclipse RS. It has 120k Miles on it. im the 2nd owner of this vehicle. I dont know much about cars, but I wanna get involved and be a little more Mechanically inclined. SO here Is what I...
  10. FS:STOCK STRUTS AND SPRINGS

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    :ndance:JUST LOWERED MY CAR RECENTLY, 70K ON STRUTS, STILL IN GREAT SHAPE. $150
  11. FS: KYB GR-2 Struts/Shocks '00-'05

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    FS: *SOLD* KYB GR-2 Struts/Shocks '00-'05 <B><font size=8, color=red>*SOLD!!!*</font></B> KYB GR-2 Struts 2000-2005 Eclipse I have brand new KYB GR-2 Struts sitting in the closet. I'd like to get rid of them. I bought them just to upgrade the ones on my car for fun, but found out I already...
  12. 10 Steps to Better Handling / Suspension Options, Opinions and Cost Breakdown

    Wheels/Tires/Brakes/Suspension
    MCMike 37 EDIT : This is a basic starting thread on suspension work/information. The Suspension Options is further down the page. Please use this only as a starting point for your entrance into the suspension world. Read this and the rest of the threads stuck at the top of this forum, and...
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