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A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer
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Hello I have a lancer and it just shut off on me driving on the freeway..sounds like its just winding like if there's no belt on i
A possibility is a broken timing belt but there are other common possibilities such as an engine sensor failure, ignition switch failure, fuel pump failure and so forth. The good news is you do not have an intermittent problem but...
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My clutch has full pressure but won't go into gear the gear arms are making noise to
You need to do a visual inspection of the clutch arm while the pedal is pressed. Be sure the car is secure while you are doing this. If the clutch arm is moving through it's full travel, then your problem...
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My fuel door won't open with the latch inside the car. I have to pry it open with a key. Or have someone push on the door while I
To resolve this, please visit YourMechanic's fuel door repair service page and click on "Get a Quote". If you request that service, the responding certified mechanic will resolve this fuel door problem for you. If you want to fix it...
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I have a Mitsubishi Lancer LS 2002 it has a new clutch pressure plate and throwout bearing I bled the clutch 5 times I driver for
It could be that you have a leak in the clutch master or slave cylinder. Either one can cause the clutch to lose pressure that way. Unfortunately, The 02 Lancers had a "concentric" slave cylinder that requires transmission removal for...
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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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Hi I own a 2016 Mitsubishi Lancer ES, I would like to know if I can do an engine swap with an EVO engine
Hi there. When it comes to completing an engine swap, there are so many additional changes you'd have to make in order for this to work. For starters, you'd have to replace the transmission, driveaxles, fuel system, cooling system, ignition...
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What exhaust would work on my 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer and make it sound much louder and meaner
Hello. There are a lot of options out there so it is important that you listen to the sounds of the exhaust systems on cars online. Most manufacturers post videos of their exhaust systems on multiple vehicles to give you...
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There is a rattling when accelerating only in my 2012 Mitsubishi Lancer
Hi there. This is typically caused by a loose exhaust heat shield. Over time these will come loose and cause this to occur. In most cases the heat shiled can be welded to keep it from making noise. In other...
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My 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer started smoking and ticking and will not go above 20 mph.
Hello. There are a lot of things that can cause this. Most of the time if you have a ticking noise with smoke then you need to check for a misfire. I would usually start by scanning the computer for...
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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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No spark..
Hello, and thank you for writing in. The first thing to do is make sure you have a fully functioning battery, and it is best to go have it tested. Then you can check the available power to your ignition...
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Idle fluctuates and then stalls.
What you are describing sounds like a dirty or failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine at low speeds and...
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Oil not getting to the top end of motor.
Hi there. It would be very difficult for us to speculate on the possible scenarios without being their to inspect the car personally. If you are certain that you are having oil circulation problems, the best case would be that...
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Can my Transmission damage be cause by being t-boned at 60 mph?
It would be impossible to say, with any great certainty, that the damage to the transmission was due to an accident. Without seeing the damage done during the accident, what parts were involved exactly, it would all be speculation because...
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Car not turning over
Hello, thank you for writing in. The symptoms you are having all point to an issue with the battery or charging system. A new battery was the best place to start, and now you can look into the other components...
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I have just put my car in to Mitsubishi to have the hydraulic cylinder and slave changed I had a phone call from them today saying 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer
Hello - yes, unfortunately your Lancer utilizes a concentric clutch slave cylinder, which is inside the clutch bellhousing, and requires removal of the transmission to access. So your shop was being straight up with you on that one. (The slave...
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I removed the needles in my gauge cluster. Now the fuel and temp shoot up and stay there. My speedometer needle also reads wrong.
For the fuel and temperature gauges check the wiring to the gauges and see if they are connected properly. For the speedometer, the needle maybe in the wrong position and reading incorrectly. When taking off the needles to the gauges,...
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I go over 50mph and my car starts making like a scraping noise on my right fromt wheel any ideas what it could be?
It sounds like you may have a failing or worn out wheel bearing. 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 of the...
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Loud whine from the front of the engine, and has no power from my turbo. It also idles very high around 2000 rpm.
Check the hose from the MAF sensor to the throttle body and see if there is a leak or if the hose clamps are loose. This will produce a vacuum leak before the intake and make the engine run different...

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