To find out, we took it for a test drive. To repair this properly is around a 10000 repair to get a new mechatronics unit and clutches. The other warranty questions mostly for other people if they like to see how warranties go. What Owners Should Do Mitsubishi will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the power steering tube for sufficient clearance. Mitsubishi covering the problem under warranty no hassle, or having to fight Mitsubishi? Pros: Styling, supportive front seats, sporty handling, available as a hatchback, not too many problems. I started to research this on various forums and internet, only to find that it was a common problem with a clear solution.
Tuner flushed it with Transmax Dual and improved it heaps. Fuel Economy: The 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer with a 2. Mitsubishi is recalling certain model year 2014-2015 Lancer Evolution vehicles manufactured January 31, 2014, to September 5, 2014, and 2014-2015 Lancer Ralliart vehicles manufactured February 3, 2014, to September 5, 2014. That probably would have been better, but it's done nonetheless. The timing belt, sensor blade, tensioner, tensioner pulleys, etc. Handling: The Lancer handles sporty and holds the road well. Five options, transmission problems yes or no? This is an issue that a lot of evolution owners are experiencing.
I have since found reports that there have been previous problems with clutches on older models. Better to be safe than sorry. Installed new reconditioned rear differential. It can occur under load acceleration but never occurs on deceleration. So I think it does not make since that I would have to change my clutch 20 times before my 100,000 miles. Mitsubishi will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the power steering tube for sufficient clearance.
. The visibility is good although the front pillars feel a bit too thick, especially when turning left. I have only had to replace 2 clutches: Mitsubishi 3000 gt at 40,000 and the Lancer at 18,000. You should receive a letter from the manufacturer if your car has been recalled. I urge Mitsubishi to strongly consider a recall for this. This Lancer also had subpar fit and finish, tight rear-seat headroom, and mediocre fuel economy.
Regular servicing helps, 40000 is probably even too long. I have owed 15 cars, half have been manual transmission. What Owners Should Do Mitsubishi will notify owners, and dealers will replace the right parking brake cable, and inspect the fuel tank, free of charge. However, if the Lancer appeals to you, we don't see any major reason not to buy it. The affected turbocharged vehicles have a right parking brake cable that may contact the fuel tank, wearing away the tank's protective coating.
We filled it with a thick transmission oil. Replacement master cylinder is on order, can report on follow up conditions soon. Pay close attention to the gear sounds and any noticeable changes in the way your Lancer switches gears, as this could be a warning sign of a transmission problem. With such an amazing car I would hope Mitsubishi would standby it and do the right thing!. Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
Daily driver that does a lot of very short, start-stop driving. I just like to see numbers oppose to trying to figure out how many transmission problems there are out there by reading every transmission problem thread. We have seen horrible oil contamination due to the oil not being changed early enough, mainly due to owners relying on the vehicle owners manual as a guide. Time will tell a story here!! The dash looks clean with sporty gauges and strangely-shaped audio control knobs, but the quality of some of the interior plastic could be better. Changed sst fluid at 80. Rear seat space is average for a small car; tall passengers will find the rear headroom tight.
However, there was no trace of oil in the clutch and that it was worn. Totally agree with responses above with regard to correct maintenance. Grinding continues to happen even in warm conditions. So im really just convincing myself to get the car, i was able to test drive one and i was instantly hooked. But around 1700 miles the problem got worse I took it to the attention of the dealer where I purchased it form but the mechanic said it was fine, so I took it home the way it was.
Summary Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc. You may not vote on this poll Thought it would be a good idea to do a poll on this one. I have been told it is held up in epa certification. The affected vehicles may have insufficient clearance between the power steering pressure tube and the crossmember brace. Incorrect programming will result in clutch slip and extra wear on yoiur transmission.