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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Galant
If you’re in the market for a midsize sedan and want the best price possible, you may be thinking about visiting a Honda or Toyota dealership. Before you do, check out the 2012...

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Starter harness burned
Hi James. Thanks for contacting us today. Yep - unfortunately, the wires powering your starter are probably fried and will need to be replaced. When it comes to electrical, it's typically a better idea to spend the extra few dollars...
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I put it into reverse then drive but won't go. in neutral it tried to back up, the gears lock even D in it just won't go forward
If the transmission was so low on fluid that it wouldn't operate in reverse, it could be that there is extensive internal damage. At 169 000 miles it's about time. But don't panic yet. There are a couple of things...
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My car is making knocking noise while I slow down and stopped
The engine will need to have the noise checked to see if the work done was done correct and nothing was left loose or not working correctly. The noise described if is not coming from the engine may be in...
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what is the firing order
Hello. The firing order of your car is 1-3-4-2.
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I am finding oil around the spark plugs
In your application, there may be a cylindrical rubber seal between the valve cover and the cylinder head at each spark plug well. If those seals have failed (they do eventually), oil will reach the plug well. That would be...
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2005 Mitusubishi Galant 194,000 miles motor was rebuilt at 161,000. Check engine light came on
You will need to have the wire harnesses inspected to see if there is loose or corroded connections. Since there was water that got into connections it may have corroded connections and when turning it may move the harness and...
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Car turn over won't start have new battery starter and altinator and changed spark plug and spark plug wires and crankshaft sensor
Hi there. The first thing I would recommend would be to have a professional mechanic complete a digital scan of your ECU to see if there are any stored error codes that might pinpoint the source of your problem. However,...
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What can cause a car slow turning to start
Hello there. In most cases, when you have difficulty starting a vehicle it's caused by either a fuel or ignition system component failure. If the engine will crank over (meaning the starter engages and cranks it over), but is slow...
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Would you be able to give me an estimate range for a code P0421 Low catalyst efficiency bank on a 2002 Mitsubishi Galant?
As you know, code P0421 relates to the catalytic converter not properly working. In some cases, this may also be related to a faulty oxygen sensor or bad wiring to the oxygen sensor, however usually these codes will also be...
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2003 Mitsubishi Gallant won't start it just clicks
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid or potentially a dead battery. If it is a dead battery, the clicking will be a bit more rapid, where a faulty starter solenoid may be a bit slower and...
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I have a 2000 Galant, my car runs fine when the a/c is off but once I turn it on the car gets to shaking or just turn off, what co
Hi there. When your AC turns on, it puts a load on the engine. When the engine is put under a load by the AC system, the car’s computer automatically attempts to compensate for that by adjusting the idle. If...
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When i flip the dimmer switch to turn on my brights, the headlights become dim
Hi there. The best way to correctly diagnose this issue is to have a professional mechanic come to your location to complete an electrical inspection. This will allow you to know for certain what parts need to be replaced or...
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Car makes a ticking sound when key is turned to auxiliary even when the motor isn't running
The HVAC blower motor, if on during these episodes, could account for a noise like that. However, if the blower and all accessories are off, the noise is likely due to some sort of a malfunction in an electro-mechanical device...
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I have a 2006 Mitsubishi galant i made a turn and my car shut off?
There are quite a few possibilities but some commonly seen causes are fuel pump (or circuit) failure, the timing belt broke or there is an electrical problem in the ignition system. If the engine does crank at adequate RPM, be...
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Car won't start.lights don't comeon
This may be related to many different possibilities, some of which may be related to a lack of spark or possibly timing issues and some of which may be related to a fuel delivery problem or a combination of both....
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The car cuts off while idling only with the air conditioner on.
Hi Ryce. Frequently when a car surges in summer, it’s due to a combination of things, especially if this happens while the AC is on. When the engine is put under a load by the AC system, the car’s computer...
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Car Stalled as I quickly changed from brake to gas pedal when approaching a red light that turned green going downhill.
There are a number of things that may cause the car to hesitate when accelerating such as low fuel pressure, a dirty or faulty mass air flow sensor, clogged or dirty fuel injectors, a faulty throttle position sensor or potentially...
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i have a 03 Mitsubishi galant and my service engine soon light came on. should i get an oil change?
Hi Victoria. Thanks for contacting us today. If the engine is stalling occasionally, it's likely due to a fuel system component failure, such as a mass air flow sensor or other fuel system component. The warning light or service engine...
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How much are parts and labor
The transmission on this model is known to develop a 2-3 shift flair, in case that is the "jump" you are referring to. In case you are experiencing 2-3 shift problems, it is commonly caused by an internal fault related...
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My windsield wipers will stop but i still hear the sound and my car will start having trouble starting then itll start after a few
Hi KeeKee. Typically when the wipers will stop, but you can hear the wiper motor still going, it's caused by an electrical relay that is damaged, the wiper motor itself having an electrical short or even damage to the wiper...

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