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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
2012 marks the end of an era for the Eclipse and Mitsubishi sends the sporty little car off in style. As affordable sports cars go, the Eclipse has served its segment well with...

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Rough Idle when first started or when wet
Hello, I sounds like you may have a dirty or faulty idle air control valve. As you know, this monitors and reads the air intake as it enters the engine prior to being mixed with fuel while making adjustments to...
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Car temp rises when idling
Hi there: Usually this is caused by either a malfunctioning thermostat or cooling fans that are not working. If your heater is not working as well, it could be caused by an obstruction inside your heater core as well. The...
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Catalytic converter deleted and replaced with a resonator legal in wv
It is not legal in any State to remove emissions on any vehicle since it is a Federal Law to not alter the emissions of a vehicle. You would need to put the catalyst back to original or the vehicle...
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My car is idling very rough.
The idle air control valve is common for causing a rough idle in many cars, but it sounds like you have already corrected that. Another thing you may also want to check is the crankshaft position sensor. A crankshaft position...
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It wont start, dont hear any bangin or clangin
If Diagnostic Trouble Code P0335 sets, that does not necessarily mean that there is anything wrong with the Crankshaft Position Sensor (CPS) because Code P0335 actually has multiple causes. The only way a CPS can be condemned if it the...
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I have changed the camshaft position sensor, crankshaft position sensor, spark plugs and plug wires and there still is no fire.
Hi there. If there was a spark around the speed sensor as the engine was starting, then there is a major short in the ignition system. Check all of the wiring grounds and make sure that they all are hooked...
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Starting and idling problems
This may be a result of a faulty oxygen sensor. As you may know the [oxygen sensors]((https://www.yourmechanic.com/services/oxygen-sensor-replacement) which are part of your emissions system read exhaust gases to determine whether or not the appropriate amount of oxygen is present in...
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Replaced abs sensors - don't know the procedure to reset the light? 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse
Hi there - an ABS error requires a scan/reset tool capable of handling ABS codes as well as engine codes (not all do this), and may be specific to your cars manufacturer. A scan tool with this capability can help...
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Looking at used Mitsubishi Eclipse 2007, 100,000 miles. What is the average wear in miles on this vehicle?
Hi there. This is a very difficult question to accurately answer; as there are several variables that impact engine wear and tear such as routine service and maintenance schedule and type of driving completed. However, on the average, typically Mitsubishi...
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Can the back axle assembly from and 06 Mitsubishi Eclipse go on an 02 Mitsubishi Eclipse
Based on the interchange data that is published at Car-Part.com, the axle used for the 2006 model year is not a direct interchange for 2002. Of course, it is always possible to modify parts but that is burdensome and also...
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Clutch issues 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse
Hi there - it sounds to me like your pilot bearing is seizing. When it starts to seize, it does not allow the transmission input shaft to stop rotating while the engine continues to turn. For the driver, this would...
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Cranks over start than dies
Hi There, The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that reads the air intake as it comes into the motor. This is controlled by the car's ECM which uses this information to make...
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My car got the clutch replaced and the master cylinder as well. But when I put it in gear the car won't move at all. What else cou
Hi there. Assuming the installation was done correctly and the right parts were used, your problem is either related to the clutch linkage or the clutch is not adjusted correctly. The best thing to do is have professional mechanic complete...
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Engine is possibly ceased up.
Hi there. If you are able to crank the engine over and the engine does turn over, then the engine is not seized up. However, if the engine hesitates as its turning over, then the timing belt may have either...
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Car turns on and runs fine when cold but when warms up it randomly turns off
This is a common sign of a faulty ignition coil. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over time after being stretched then contracted repeatedly The insulation develops small fractures that open when heated and close...
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Engine idle fluctuates
You may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve reads the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and at idle. Since...
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Tring to find out exactly what wrong.
Hello, thank you for writing in. The first thing to consider is the age and mileage on the vehicle. There could be a significant amount of work that needs to be done. With that being said, you will either have...
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Need to swap engine from 2002 eclipse into 2006 eclipse
The 2002 engine used Head Cast # G6 and Block Cast # 4G64. The 2006 used Head Cast # G69M and Block Cast # 4G69. There are other differences between the two years as well. The principal problem is your...
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Charging system failure.
This may be a sign of a weak battery, a failing voltage regulator or failing alternator. As you may know, the alternator is responsible for charging the battery while the engine runs by generating amperage and recharging the battery while...
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my 04 eclipse wont start no spark from plugs or anything i was driving and it just shut off i replaced timing belt crank sensor an
In the event that diagnostic trouble codes have been set by the PCM, downloading those codes will greatly narrow the possibilities that you have to consider. No spark could be due to bad grounds (possibly in the plenum area; see...

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