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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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thumping sound from rear
Charcoal canisters don't become clogged, although in exceptional cases, they can become saturated with liquid fuel which ruins their ability to store fuel vapors. If the premature shut of the refueling nozzle is occasional that is not an issue but...
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location of starter relay
Hi there. I think you'll find a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant service and review manual to be very helpful in locating your starter relay. It will also give you step-by-step instructions for removing and replacing this component as well if that's...
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Car shakes and turned off
Hi there: Most of the time, this issue is caused by fuel or ignition system components that have faulty electrical connections, are damaged or are dirty or clogged with debris, such as the EGR valve, fuel injectors or the throttle...
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Car stalls when put into gear.
Hello. Engine stalling can be caused by a wide variety of different things. If the issues began after replacing your turbo then I would go back and carefully examine the work area for any loose or broken hoses, or perhaps...
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Car dying when stopping
Hi There! It sounds like you may have a dirty or failing idle air control valve causing your engine idle to fluctuate and eventually stall. The idle air control valve is a small valve on the engine's intake system that...
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What is the difference between engine oil warning light and another warning light just like that but with waves under the sign? 1996 Mitsubishi Galant
Hello- the warning light you mention is a " low coolant" indicator. Once the engine is cool - check your coolant reservoir and/or cooling system for proper fluid level. Since you seem to have lost fluid, I would recommend an...
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2004 Mitsubishi Galant just got the starter replaced brand new car won't turn over I have an alarm in my car can that sensor the c
If your vehicle was not starting but was turning over, I would have advised against the starter replacement. If the engine will turn over, the starter is doing its job. If you have an aftermarket security system on your vehicle,...
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Hi bent valves maybe
There has been many different motors used in Mitsubishi vehicle and all but two engines bend the valves when a timing belt breaks. The possibilities of bent valves is very likely and head removal is needed to make sure unless...
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Car jerking when idle or acceleration
Hello, It sounds like you may have a problem with your Evaporative emissions control system. Your car has a small purge valve called a purge solenoid that controls the venting of fumes from the fuel tank as these fumes build...
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Changing the CV axle front passenger side
Hi there. As long as you ordered the axles for the model with the automatic transmission with the 2.4 liter engine, then the axles are the same. The engine size and the type of transmission are the only things that...
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The trunk does not shut.
Hello. The component that likely needs to be replaced is the latch, which is the component that mechanically secures the component when the trunk is closed, while the lock is the cylinder and mechanism that locks it, where the key...
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my wipers don't work i replaced the washer pump myself. Check for the blown fuse for the wipers and nope its not bown. Help please
Wipers not turning on can be due to a few components. If the fuse is good, the wiper relay may be at fault, not signaling the wiper motor to turn on. Also, the wiper switch could be faulty, not sending...
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Noise from tire on every rotation
Before you go to too much trouble, you need to inspect the tire tread carefully. It's amazing how much noise you can get from a simple thing like a bottlecap stuck in the tread. Jack up the car so you...
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Cranks but does not start
If the fuel pump is getting power, then odds are the fuel pump relay is fine. However, if the vehicle was run out of gas, the fuel pump itself may be damaged. fuel actually keeps the fuel pump cool and...
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My car broke down and won't move.
Hi there. There are several things that could cause your vehicle to not move, however, with the loud clinking noise the transmission has something that broke in it. Is seems that either a bearing inside the transmission failed and has...
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Should I change the transmission fluid?
Generally, when the transmission fluid turns a brown color, it has been broken down and is no longer providing the protection needed for the transmission. As you know, the transmission fluid is designed to provide lubrication, protection and hydraulic pressure....
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Brake light not working on passenger side
The problem may be in the turn signal switch since the lights work when turn is on. I would recommend having an diagnostic check of the signal switch to see if the switch is receiving a brake signal for the...
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car only cranks will not start. 2001 Mitsubishi Galant
Hi there - yes, the fuel pump can fail that quickly. It's also possible that the fuse or fuel pump relay have failed, yielding the same result. You can confirm that this is a fuel supply issue by spritzing a...
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I'm unsure about replacing my timing belt.
I agree with your local mechanic and am very sad to hear your father in law has given you such advice. The service interval for the timing belt on your car is every 60,000 miles. Mitsubishi's are known for breaking...
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Breaks Not Working
Hello. Brake failure can happen for a number of reasons. The most common is lack of brake fluid. If there has been an ongoing brake fluid leak, the vehicle would have set off the warning light once the level got...

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