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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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1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT BASE.
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ac compressor clutch not engaging
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Advice for winter tires
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Can I used an ignition coil with the primary resistance per spec but the secondary with lower resistance.
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Can I use Valvoline G-05 coolant in my radiator cooling system? 2014 Mitsubishi Triton
Hello - Valvoline G-05 is a low-phosphate coolant type developed for extended-life use in all-aluminum engines. It tends to be orange-pink in color. Officially, Mitsubishi also sells a long-life cool (called "Super Long-Life Coolant"), which has the same aim; good...
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my 04 eclipse wont start no spark from plugs or anything i was driving and it just shut off i replaced timing belt crank sensor an
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What could happen by driving without a bolt on a pulley?
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