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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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When i flip the dimmer switch to turn on my brights, the headlights become dim
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I was told my engine was seized however it starts and the motor runs. My mechanic is clearing lying to me. Can A seized engine run
Hi there. If the engine is currently running, it would not mean it has seized up. Although the engine is running, it is possible that the engine may have locked up (due to lack of lubrication). The biggest problem with...
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Is the ignition switch cylinder interchangeable between the 99 Eclipse GS and the 2000 eclipse.
Hi Sean. The parts themselves are similar, and would most likely fit. However, we don't recommend swapping out different year components on vehicles with ECU's - as there are several compatibility problems that typically occur.
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Car Stalled as I quickly changed from brake to gas pedal when approaching a red light that turned green going downhill.
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Last night my car started to idle rough and when I got to a light it shut off twice? Today same thing idle rough then stalls
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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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Car starts overheating when I'm at a stop but cools down when I accelerate? Check engine light just came on too?
Hi There, It sounds like you may have a faulty coolant fan relay. The coolant fan relay helps to maintain the proper coolant temperature by turning on and off at specific temperature thresholds. When this relay is not working properly,...
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My 2001 Mitsubishi Space wagon is leaking oil and over heating
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My car won't start.
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My windsield wipers will stop but i still hear the sound and my car will start having trouble starting then itll start after a few
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went to start my car but it sounded like a backfire so it wont start and its cranks really so and backfiring out of throttle body.
Hi Johny. Backfiring is the process of a spark plug, or multiple spark plugs, igniting the fuel in their cylinder out of turn, in a part of the combustion process where the exhaust valve is open on that cylinder. This...

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