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I have a brand new , never used car , it starts but will turn off a few min. into driving
Hi There, A few different things will usually cause the car to start and then die. A bad ignition coil can cause this if it is beginning to fail, resulting in intermittent starting problems. A dirty or faulty mass air...
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I just changed our brake pads and rotors and still have a slight shaking at65 and just gets worse the faster I go. Deals like the
If the vibration occurs without braking, common causes of the vibration you are describing include wheel bearing faults, wheel/tire assembly imbalance, defective tires, and perhaps a stuck brake caliper. Other, less common possibilities include suspension faults (strut/shock failure) and even...
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I just bought a used 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander yeaterday with 60107 miles on it. THe gear shifter seems awful stiff... is this a c
If the car feels differently than it did at the dealership yesterday, you should probably take it back and ask them about it. There may be an adjustment that can be made, or it could be that there is a...
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2003 mitubitchi outlander turns over but sometimes won't start but sometimes will.
Hi There, 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...
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MPG is low in outlander 2014 SE
Hi there. In most cases, when a vehicle is getting worse fuel economy than it should, it is caused by fuel or ignition system components that are worn out or simply dirty and need to be cleaned. Items like fuel...
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Significant gas mileage drop after tire change
If the vehicle fuel efficiency has dropped 15%, and there is no obvious explanation, something is wrong. The timing of the tire replacement to the drop-off in mileage is undoubtedly just a coincidence unless the tires are wildly defective thus...
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My daytime running lights won't come up,but why?
Hi there. I performed some research on your model and consistently keep finding that there are no daytime running lights on the U.S. model; seems strange. It doesn't seem to matter which version it is, just the market. Should this...
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Car has been misfiring since fixing the exhaust leak but now keeps dying after 10 mins
Hi there. If more than one cylinder misfires, this will increase or decrease the revolutions per minute (RPM) of the crankshaft. If that increase and/or decrease is more than 2 percent, the Powertrain Control Module will store the P0300 trouble...
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Why do my car skip on the number 1 cylinder.
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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I have a 2008 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS with a 105,000 miles, it has never had its transmission fluid changed is it a good idea to
Hi there. Changing the transmission fluid and the filter is always a good way to reduce potential damage to your transmission and drive system. This service is typically performed around the 80,000 mile mark, so you should be due for...
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I have a 2008 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS V6 Automatic 6 Speed with a 105,000 miles. It has never had its transmission fluid changed.
Changing the oil will not hurt the transmission as long as the fluid is red in color. If the fluid has never been changed, I recommend replacing the oil pan gasket and transmission filter with servicing the oil from the...
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Is the water pump internal,or external on a 2003 Mitsubishi Outlander
Hi there - the water pump on this model is on the external face of the engine block, as are most water pumps. However, it is "behind" the timing belt components, which must be removed to change the water pump....
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I can't get it to delete all installed devices.
Hi there. You can go into the system that requires you to add in a pass code for that device on the Bluetooth device in your vehicle and you can select the items that you want to delete.
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Faint buzzing sound when car is moving
Hi Shaunacee. Thanks for sending in your question to us tonight. One thing I would check first is whether or not the sound stops or starts when your AC is turned on or off. If the noise is coming from...
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my speedometer and gas needle does not work on my 2003 mitsubishi outlander LS
Hello, thank you for writing in. The speedometer and the fuel gauge run independently of each other up until they connect to the instrument cluster at the back of your dashboard. If the other gauges were failing as well, you...
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Noise from front end at low speed
It is very likely that your wheel bearings could be causing this issue. I would recommend having the wheel bearings inspected byba qualified professional to determine if they are the cause of the noise and replace if necessary. Consider YourMechanic...
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2003 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS: fixed oil leak, replaced gaskets on exhaust, intake, and cyclinder head. Car now idles rough/stalls
It is possible that you could have a vacuum leak. I would recommend having your vehicle smoke tested to determine where the source of the leak is. Perhaps the intake gaskets are not properly seared causing an incorrect air fuel...
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Coolant does not return to radiator after cool down
Hi there. Coolant is circulated through your engine block, heater core and back to the radiator thanks to the water pump. If the coolant does not circulate back to the radiator to be cooled, it is either due to an...
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Whump whump noise on front drivers side after turning left
If it happened just after a tire rotation, I would immediately want to check the wheel nuts There is more stress on the wheels in a turn than there is going straight, so if the nuts are not quite tight...
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Broken regulator on driver side.
Hi There, As you know, the power window regulator is operated by the power window motor as the switch is activated. The regulators can often times get stuck or in some cases break. Please contact our service department to schedule...

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