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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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Q: 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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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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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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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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Q: what is the firing order
Hello. The firing order of your car is 1-3-4-2.
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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 EGR malfunction
The EGR malfunction might not be a "sole" cause of the no start. And, whether the EGR malfunction is a partial (contributing) cause or not depends on what the exact malfunction is with the worst circumstance being the EGR valve...
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car sputters as I accelerate. Check engine light is on.
Hi Keith. Thanks for contacting us today. When the check engine light illuminates, it's due to an OBD-II trouble code being triggered and stored in the ECU. This code will likely lead to the faulty components that are causing the...
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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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While Accelerating My Car Slows Down & Jerks Then Comtinues To Reg Speed I Did That Twice In Less Than 3 Mins
If the check engine light came on or blinks when loss of power then have codes checked to see if computer stored misfire or other codes nad may have a problem with one of the coils or spark plugs. ...
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No compression in one cylinder and misfire
This might not be good news. The timing belt is designed to keep everything turning in perfect synchronization. If the shafts are rotated independently it's possible for the pistons and valves to come in contact and the valves can be...
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Crankshaft and camshaft position sensor circuit malfunction
The 335 and 340 codes are for crankshaft and camshaft circuits. This could be bad sensors, or it could be an issue in the wiring to the sensors. The 421 is for a catalyst performance. It can come up because...
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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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I have a 2007 Mitsubishi Galant Es with a broken remote transponder. The actual key is still intact but car will not start without
The key and transponder that you are referring to are routinely vended by Automotive locksmiths, as well as on Ebay, Amazon, and so forth. All of these units require programming but that can be performed by local, albeit specialized, locksmiths...
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If tdc is on exhaust stroke will it have 10psi on cylinder 1
Most engines will need at least a minimum of 100 psi per cylinder in order to run. In addition, for the motor to run efficiently, this also requires a variance of less than 10% from cylinder to cylinder on this...
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iwhen we start my car it ideals at 2000 rpms but when you put it in drive it drops to 1000 rpm
Normal idle speed for your vehicle, once the engine is warm, should be around 750 RPM (roughly). Two thousand RPM is significantly out of range high, even for a cold engine. The occurrence of this high idle speed might be...
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why wont it go anywhere once it is warmed up?
It is not clear from your description if this is an engine loss of power issue or a transmission malfunction. Your vehicle might be going into limp mode once warmed up. Check for any OBD-II stored trouble codes that might...
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My valve gasket was done wrong so it leaked into spark plug wells. Then my battery died and the coils are now bad. What happened?
Hi A.S. Thanks for contacting us today. Typically, when oil leaks into the spark plug holes, it will create an electrical short and cause the plugs and wires to fail. The solution to this issue is to resolve the oil...

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