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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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Just replaced fuel pump in my 05 galant and now it won't start any ideas?
If your filler neck actually rusted out, that makes me worry about water in the fuel tank, did you check for that while replacing the fuel pump? You'll need to take a fuel line loose and get a sample of...
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Need help need myvcar fixed and no one im my area will do it
Hi there. Depending on where you live, we might have a mobile mechanic in your service area that can complete this for you. In order to determine this and to request a price estimate, we need to collect more data...
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Shaking and wants to stall
Shaking or vibration may be caused by many different things such as faulty spark plugs, poor fuel pressure or misfires. Other things such as a faulty idle air control valve may cause the engine idle to drop below the normal...
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I was driving and I was going to make a turn when my car stopped my dash board lights came on the brake lights water sms so I turn
You have an intermittent electrical failure, although it could be a failure within a sensor that momentarily stops responding such as a cam or crankshaft position sensor. There may be stored diagnostic data and so I would recommend requesting a...
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Random whirring noise while moving
What you are describing sounds like a wheel bearing that may be starting to fail. A wheel bearing will usually fail due to pitting or small damage on the surface of the rollers or the bearing race. Both the surface...
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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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Electrical problem
Hi There, It sounds like you may have an electrical short or wiring problem that may be draining your battery. Occasionally, some cars will develop a parasitic draw or drain on the battery for various reasons such as bad wiring...
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Every time I come to a complete stop and hit the gas my car shuts off
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that reads the air...
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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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2001 mitsubishi galant 4cyl. running hot at idle only. prior have replaced water pump, radiator, temp. gauge, coolant overflow. St
Hello, thank you for writing in. Everything that has been done was valid in trying to trace down the issue. You likely did your vehicle a lot of good in updating those cooling system components. With that being said, one...
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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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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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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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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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