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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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Shaking and dies
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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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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my mechanic said there is water in my sparkplugs car won't turn on just sounds like spinning 1999 galant
If there is a coolant leak into the cylinder(s), or externally down the spark plug tubes, such a leak would have to be resolved prior to running the engine, or attempting to diagnose a non-running engine. If you request 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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Temp gauge rising while at idle
The radiator should have an electric fan that comes on when the temperature reaches a certain point. When the car is moving down the road, there is enough air moving through the radiator that is doesn't need a fan, but...
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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 headlights came on and drained my battery I put a new battery in and my headlights still wouldn't go off I took out the bulb an
The common thread between the headlights and the signal lights is the combination switch. The combination switch controls your signal lights, turns the headlights on and off, as well as controls the high beam function. Most like;y the switch or...
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what would u say is wrong if eveytime i park for a while when i get back to the car there is a puddle of water under the car
There is an external coolant leak. Adding tap water alone is not recommended, especially if you are adding tap water continuously. If you don't add antifreeze, there will be no corrosion inhibitors in the cooling system and so your system...
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The leak is coming from the left side if the engine if u r standing in front of the car.As soon as the engine is shut iff the leak
Using a small, articulated (flexible) inspection mirror (just an inch or so of mirror is all you need), and adequate bright lighting, attempt to view the weep hole (about 1/8 inch diameter hole) on the bottom of the water pump...
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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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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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Are there any aftereffects the car goes through after replacing the purge valve?
Hi there. Typically when you have an EVAP system component failure and it is replaced; it won't cause any side-effects like you're describing. I would assume that the issues were there the entire time, but were hidden by the EVAP...
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whats the typical cost to replace a rear passenger bushing 2005 galant 4cyl.
There is more than one bushing at the wheel position you are inquiring about. The upper control arm has bushings as well as the lower control arm and the trailing arm assembly. In addition, the sway bar has bushings. The...
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Inner tie rod with tool cant remove
In order to remove the inner tie rods you have to use a tool to bend back the lock tabs that hold it locked in place. Once the lock tab is bent back then the remover tool can loosen the...
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My car is emitting black smoke and has poor acceleration
Hi There, Black smoke coming from the exhaust is usually an indication of a rich fuel condition. When this happens, this can be the result of many things such as faulty fuel injectors, a failing mass air flow sensor or...
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Lost my transponder key. if i replace my ignition.cylinder do i need to program the new transponder key? 2003 Mitsubishi Galant
Hello - yes, if you do not have at least 2 keys that are already "recognized" by the transceiver, you must have the new keys programmed at a Mitsubishi service center or locksmith equipped with the proper equipment. If you...

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