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Understanding the Mitsubishi Routine Maintenance Required and Service Indicator Lights
Car symbols, or dashboard lights, are a car service reminder. Mitsubishi's Routine Maintenance Required lights indicate when your car needs service.
Mitsubishi Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) Car Program
If you have been shopping for a used Mitsubishi vehicle, you may want to check out cars under their certified pre-owned program. Many manufacturers have a certified pre-owned (CPO) program, and each one...
How to Get Mitsubishi Dealership Certified
Mitsubishi dealerships offer automotive technician jobs to mechanics who are ASE certified or have completed the UTI Automotive Technology program.
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse
2012 marks the end of an era for the Eclipse and Mitsubishi sends the sporty little car off in style. As affordable sports cars go, the Eclipse has served its segment well with...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander
The smaller size and aggressive styling make the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander a great choice for those who want an SUV, but don’t want to deal with some of the large behemoths available. With...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder
In 2012 Mitsubishi says sayonara to the 22-year run of the sporty little Eclipse, and with it, the Spyder convertible. This sleek, stylish soft-top has enjoyed many years of popularity as a...
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...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport
If you’re looking for an SUV, but don’t need much space or off-road capabilities, the 2012 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport just might be the ticket. With it’s stand-out appearance that is sure to...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor
The 2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor is a crossover SUV that manages to provide decent comfort, power and performance into a single package. This also marked the final year of production for the SUV, as...
A Buyer’s Guide to the 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV
Cute pretty much sums up the 2012 Mitsubishi i-MiEV. It’s a super compact electric car capable of driving for quite some distance on battery power alone. However, the lack of a gasoline engine...
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...
The Best Used Cars to Buy If You Have a Tiny Parking Space
In many cities parking spaces come at a premium, so you only want to purchase one small space. This small space will end up dictating what vehicle you purchase, so we’ve rounded up some great candidates. Must-haves Arm...
The Best Used Cars to Buy for Families
If it’s time for you to search for the top used cars specifically for families, check out the list we’ve put together of the top five. The list of must-haves Typical items that...

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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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Motor running but lots of exhaust smoke and shaking. is it just the oil being burnt
Blue smoke coming from your exhaust generally means that the motor is burning the engine oil. This can happen for a couple of different reasons such as worn piston rings or leaking valve guide seals. When this happens, the engine...
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So my car lost power on the highway due to the positive battery cable separating from it's self. After fixing that, my car won't s
If the starter (solenoid) is "clicking" but the starter motor is not turning the engine over (i.e., cranking the engine), then there is, at least, a problem in the starter circuit that would have to be pinpointed. However, if the...
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OBDII codes P0125, P0173, P0400
Hi John. Thanks for contacting us tonight. I'm going to link a few articles for you to read about each of the codes, so you can learn about the possible sources and repair solutions. As you'll see - there are...
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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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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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My truck is doing a very loud thumping sound and wont go over 25
In most cases a loud low thumping noise is an indication an engine main crankshaft bearing has gone bad or you are losing oil pressure in the engine. I recommend not driving the vehicle and contact a mobile mechanic like...
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04 Galant won't drive past 40mph. Jerks and shuts off on dead stops unless accelerated.
I would first recommend trying to get rid of the code P0301 for misfire on cylinder number one by replacing the coil and plug on that cylinder and clear codes to see if any codes come back? If misfire in...
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While Accelerating My Car Slows Down & Jerks Then Comtinues To Reg Speed I Did That Twice In Less Than 3 Mins
If the check engine light came on or blinks when loss of power then have codes checked to see if computer stored misfire or other codes nad may have a problem with one of the coils or spark plugs. ...
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Bad timming
The position of the balance shafts has no effect on engine valve timing or ignition timing. The balance shafts are installed simply to mitigate engine vibration. Indeed, they are removable although that is not recommended. If engine valve timing is...
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Balance shaft belt
Yes a misaligned balance shaft will cause a rough idle and even an engine vibration.
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I installed a new starter...after start up constant grinding noise occurs
What you are describing sounds like a faulty starter solenoid or quite likely a misaligned starter. A faulty starter solenoid will generally produce a clicking sound when turning the key. The starter solenoid is located on the starter and has...
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When drive the car with AC & lamp ON suddenly RPM got reduce then engine stop. When i turnoff 1 of them either AC/lamp then normal
Hi Daniva. Thanks for sending in your question today. This is a very odd issue you are experiencing. When you have the AC turned on, it will create additional drag on the engine - so some smaller issues that an...
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No compression in one cylinder and misfire
This might not be good news. The timing belt is designed to keep everything turning in perfect synchronization. If the shafts are rotated independently it's possible for the pistons and valves to come in contact and the valves can be...
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Tuning
There are a number of aftermarket knock sensor monitor applications that are available when upgrading the turbos. I would suggest checking with the supplier you are getting the turbos from to purchase this type of application. As you may know,...
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Car shakes when put into gear, fine when i give it gas, I replaced all mounts
Hi Joel. Thanks for contacting us tonight. Usually, when you have a vibration that occurs while in gear, it will be caused by either an engine misfire, something bent inside the driveline (like a damaged CV axle or input shaft)...
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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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I have a 2008 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS V6 6 Speed Transmission it currently has 120,000 miles the transmission fluid has never bee
As with any car, the life expectancy depends largely on how you maintain the car, the driving conditions it is subjected to, the driving habits of the owner and many other factors. Proper maintenance schedules are a key factor to...
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Brake rotors separating after a brake change
If the rotor was very hot (and you were not continuously braking), that means the brake pads were not retracting from the rotor when you released the brake pedal. Failure to retract can occur if: 1) brake line pressure doesn't...
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Noise
All of the items you have listed are basic suspension components and so there is little to distinguish if you are attempting to prioritize them, even if safety is the number one criteria. However, you "might" give higher priority to...

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