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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer
If you’re looking for a compact that delivers a sporty driving experience, the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer just might be the right car for you. With a variety of models to choose from, including...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have a Tiny Parking Space
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can i drop a 454 small block chevy into a 2014 lancer? if so what expertise would be needed
Hi Christopher. Is it possible....certainly. However, the only thing you'd be able to use with the existing Mitsubishi is the body and maybe a few interior parts, as you'd have to install a full frame, rear wheel drive, new engine...
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I have a cvt and I would like to put in a manual.
Hi Christopher. Thanks for the second question. Converting an automatic transmission or CVT to a manual transmission also requires a ton of fabrication as you're not only changing drive-line components, but adding a clutch, and pedal to the interior. You'll...
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How do i remove the sway bar stabilizer bar nut off without using a hex on Mitsubishi lamcer 2008?
If the problem you're having is the hex key slipping in the socket, there is an old mechanic's trick that might help you. Go to the parts store and buy some Permatex Valve Grinding compound. if they give you a...
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My car can stay on good till you take it out for a ride it's good and then it turns off idk if it's the cam sensor or fuel pump
This may be a sign of a faulty ignition coil. Ignition coils are coated with a varnish-like insulation that becomes brittle over time after being stretched then contracted repeatedly. The insulation develops small fractures that open when heated and close...
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My car got somewhat flooded during Irma only on the left side because I managed to move it but unfortunately the computer was buil
If there is output to the speakers from the radio output jacks, all that will need to be repaired is either the wiring from the radio to the speakers, the connections, or perhaps the speakers themselves if the speakers were...
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Can 1 man replace a fuel pump and sending unit, clean out sludge and particles from fuel tank in about 1 hour? Think I was scammed
To drop the fuel tank on your model, and immediately re-install the tank (without any cleaning or service) would require about 2 to 3 hours in total for an experienced professional if a lift is available. The fuel pump itself...
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Timing belt ripped while driving on freeway bought a new timing belt installed it but my car wont start
Hi Alex. When a timing belt breaks, it can cause internal engine damage beyond what's inside the timing belt cover. However, in most cases, when you can't start the car afterwards, it's due to the ignition timing not being properly...
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My car makes a big squeal when i press clutch,sometimes it turns off, i smell something burning under the hood.
Hi there. The symptoms you are describing is common with a clutch that is failing or slipping. In some cases, the clutch slave cylinder will leak fluid on the discs which could be the source of your smell. However, it...
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02 Mitsubishi Lancer, no signal to injectors from ecm. Will the crank or cam sensor cause this? How do I check if it that or ecm?
You're right in that the crank sensor (CKP) is the primary trigger for the injection pulse. But the only way to reliably check the CKP output is with a scope. If you don't have a scope, all you can check...
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I have a car with check engine light on with the code p0401... I already replaced the egr valve,egr solenoid,throttle body help ?
Hi there. P0401 is an OBD-II generic code that the engine control module (ECM) detected the engine exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) valve is not flowing enough recirculated exhaust gases when it is commanded to open the flow of gases into...
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My transmission makes a funny noise when I accelerate
If you believe your transmission is making abnormal noises, I would recommend having it inspected by a qualified professional as soon as possible. This will avoid any potential damages that could be caused by whatever is making the sound.
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Car turns off when im at complete stop but not when parked
Hello, thank you for writing in. Finding the cause of your issues is going to be a process of elimination. There are several components you are going to want to check and test if possible. First, have your vehicle scanned...
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Is it okay to change brake pads and them bleed the brakes later?
Hi Gabriel. As long as you don't remove any brake lines, you should be fine to change the brake pads and bleed the brake lines again in a relative short period of time. Just make sure to check your pedal...
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Can I use the product "Permatex 24125 Ceramic Extreme Brake Parts Lubricant" on semi-metallic brake pads? 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer
Hello. Yes, you can use this on the back side of the brake pads and on any other contact point in the brake pad bracket. This will assist in reducing noise.
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could i replace my 08 lancer gts engine with the 2009 models engine
Hi there. Unfortunately, the questions you are asking are not services or advice we offer. We stick to OEM service repairs and maintenance tips. You might want to consult with a Mitsubishi specialist to receive the advice you are seeking....
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A/c wont turn off mitsubishi lancer gts 08
The circuit has to be restored to its original configuration particularly as you mention that a relay might have been removed. If you request an electrical circuit/component diagnostic the responding certified mechanic will compare the wiring diagram in the Factory...
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My car lost all power while driving the other day and now won't start. It cranks but won't start.
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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Twin Turbo Installation and Advice.
For this modification I would strongly recommend checking out some videos and forums online from others who have done the same installation on the same vehicle. It is always good to learn from those who have actually done the job...
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metallic buzzing/vibrating noise when accelerating.
Can you create the noise when the vehicle is stationary, in neutral, at any engine RPM level? If not, then the origin is more likely to be the clutch/transmission especially if the sound is closer a buzz/whine than "metallic" buzzing...
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On my 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer GTS did the back brakes are they just for ebrake or they used for driving to
Hi Gary. Thanks for contacting us today. The rear brakes on a front wheel drive vehicle do engage when you press the brake pedal. However, the amount of pressure applied to them is about 1/3 of that to the front...

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