2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder User Reviews

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS Review
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    Sweet Car~~~ — Nice car, fun to drive, looks awesome.Great on Gas; has an awesome sounds system. Back seat not big enough for adults. Turning radius isn't has good as it should be; my husbands Durango turns better. This is a great car and I would recommend it to anyone.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Nice car, fun to drive, looks awesome.Great on Gas; has an awesome sounds system.

    Cons: Back seat not big enough for adults. Turning radius isn't has good as it should be; my husbands Durango turns better.

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS Review
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    Great Value For The Money — This car has been treated like a child. Do not let the damage disclosure turn you away, it makes for a better price. This has been a fun, dependable car that I will really miss driving. I am purchasing an SUV, but if I could continue to maintain 2 vehicles I would definitely keep this one.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Extremely well maintained.  You will probably not find a better car for dependability.  One owner.

    Cons: Stored during winter because it is not the best for winter driving.  I have to have a damage disclosure from a Sept 2009 accident.  (Vern Eide did an awesome job with repairs).

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT Review
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    Will Cry When It Sells — This the best car I have ever owned. A pure pleasure...performance is outrageously fun, eye catcher. i alway find people checking it out when i am not around, saying its their dream car! Sad to see it go - need something for the family now...

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Handles like a dream!

    Cons: rainy days!

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT Review
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    Emotes The Speed And Feel Of A "drive By The Seat Of Your Pants" Experience... In Comfort. — The Eclipse Spyder GT is not the fastest car on the road or even in its class, but what prompts me to give it 5 stars in performance is that when driving it... you really feel like your driving a very fast sports car. In reality it's heavy, which has its advantages; it's much slower than its brethren Lancer with turbos etc., it has a miserable turning ratio; but these are all soon forgotten when one slips behind the wheel of a vehicle that has the stylings that always seem to offer the look of a brand new car; provide one with a ride of the wind in your face that every hardtop owner envys; the weight to give one a truely glued to the road feel; and the closeness to the ground that propels one to the feeling of rocketship performance and rumble of a bygone era. What it takes to make a car achive such an undenible feeling of power and handleing; joy and ecstasy... every time out testifies to the highest marks I can give.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Understatement that mystifies

    Cons: U-turns in FL are interesting

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT Review
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    Too Much Noise — i like the perfomance and design.you will enjoy drving when the convertible top is open. when thetop is close, a lot of noises inside. too much squeaks worse than suv's. feeling like driving an old car. several times for repair but cannot resolve. shop even replace the back cover for the top but after while, the noise comes back. I will need to bring it back again for repair. I cannot stand the squeaky noises. it irritates me while driving.

    Pros: fun drive when convertible top is open

    Cons: too much squeaky noise when driving convertible top is close

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    Dont Judge A Book By Its Cover — it looks faster then it is when you really open it up it aint all that great other then that i liked it, if your looking for a fun car with a great sound system in it then yeah its for you but myself i want to be able to win a few races while im at it

    Pros: sound system

    Cons: no leg room in the back at all

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS Review
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    Sporty But Practical — Great practical - minus the soft top. Fuel efficant and sporty to the max. Great acceleration for a 4 cyl, It has no rattles and a great sturdy top. The stock System is amazing. Fun car to drive - great road tripper. Love this car, it's even got car seat jacks just in case haha,.

    Pros: Fuel efficiant, Sound System, 2.4L, easy engine to work on.

    Cons: soft top - they suck

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    2008 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS Review
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    Excellent Vehicle For The Money — I was looking for a convertible to drive to have a little fun. Started looking at the eclipse spyder because it had a great look. I didn't want a full sized convertible but also didn't just want a 2 seater. This car was perfect. Fun to drive and everyone gives it a look. Feels like I am driving a 30 thousand dollar car but paid only 10k for a 2008 with 47,000 miles.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Front seat comfort, style, wow-factor

    Cons: Rear seats, turning ratio, small back window, tpms

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2011 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Reviews

    #1 Spyder By Genos

    Great car to drive. Love the way it hanles. It's stylish in performance. Nice sound system. Great pick up and go. Just bought the car in October, 2010. Looking forward to many years with this au... Read More

    2009 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Reviews

    Love My Spyder Gt! By tamiladarling

    Fun in the Sun driving! I've always want a convertible and quite honestly any drop top car would have made me relatively happy. However, I researched for several months to determine what I wanted. ... Read More

    A Lot Of Fun For An Affordable Price. By sunjay08

    A fun car to zip around in, especially in nice weather. Great gas milage on highways. No issues with convertible top (mechanical nor leaks). Backseat can fit one person comfortably. Great stereo ... Read More

    2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Reviews

    Looks And Runs Great By madmax797

    convertible is what sold me to this car.. I like the manual speed so it gives me good pickup. Sound is awesome. Driving with top down, relaxes me and makes me feel great in this car. The color is also... Read More

    Awesome Summer Car By Karangks

    It is the best car to be in during summer, with the roof up and a drive to the beech gives a good feeling and gets you addicted to the car. Dont miss the action this summer, get your hands on the beas... Read More

    2005 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Reviews

    Very Well Made, Top Electric With Glass Rear Electric Defroster, By migration_randallalt

    car sits a little too low to ground for ME !!! wide turning radius Bad , great gas mileage 29hwy@70mph !! , low cost for vehicle repairs , great looks, braking/ acceleration great, handling good, ... Read More

    Meh By Shannah

    mine got awful gas mileage, performance was awful, was a decent looking car, loved the convertible top, dont miss this car at all....was an expensive car without alot of the perks. would never buy an... Read More

    2004 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder Reviews

    Nice Car, For Someone Who Only Needs Something Small And Sporty, And Has A Garage To Keep It In. By Lisa

    Pretty good power with the V6 engine. Hasn't needed much in repairs other than regular maintenance and upkeep, aside from a leaking rear window (notorious Spyder flaw for this generation from what I... Read More

    The Fun Car By Britney

    Build Quality: It's okay...needs some work done though. Car Comparisons: It's my husbands car...lol It's a pretty nice car. He got this one because I needed the Honda...lol Performance: It responds ... Read More

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