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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer
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Why does my car bang/jerk when I step on the gas?
The cause of something like this could range from a defective vehicle speed sensor (in the transmission) to failing friction material in the transmission clutch packs to hydraulic control faults in the transmission valve body and/or the transmission shift solenoids....
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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 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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All warning lights are on 2011 mitsubishi lancer es
Hi Raymond. Thanks for contacting us today. If a sensor that makes up the ABS or traction control system is unplugged or removed, it's common for the mechanic to download any stored OBD-II trouble codes after restarting the vehicle, removing...
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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 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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2003 Lancer es I just installed a new idler pulley but cant get the nut threaded onto the bolt. My hands are too big...any advice?
If you are referring to the alternator belt, the nut involved is attached to a socket that is in turn mounted on a very flat and narrow extension bar that can get into remote, tight spots. Then a conventional wrench...
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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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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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Are Mitsubishi Lancer models engine parts compatible?
Without knowing the parts to be swapped I would not be able to know if they are interchangeable or not. Some parts may be the same. I suggest comparing them first before trying them.
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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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Shifts to reverse but not drive
It is possible that something could have been removed or disconnected related to the transmission during the thermostat replacement. I would recommend retracing your steps to determine if anything may have been done incorrectly during the replacement of these two...
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Car starting up but won't stay running
If the car is starting with no issue but the problem is immediate stalling typical causes for such immediate stalling are a faulty mass airflow sensor, faulty engine coolant temperature switch/sensor (typically at cold start only), faulty camshaft or crankshaft...
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remove windshield washer reservoir
Hi Danielle. Thanks for contacting us today. If you're going to attempt to replace the reservoir, I would strongly recommend purchasing or downloading a service and repair manual for your vehicle. You can find them online by searching on Google...
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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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