Mitsubishi Express 1997 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mitsubishi Express 1997 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Recourse for private sale?
It's all bad news I'm afraid. With a private seller you have no comeback.
All you can do is to ask the seller to refund your money, or maybe cover the cost of the repairs. If he wasn't aware that the RWC was out of date he might be honest enough to help you out.
You could also consider taking him to VCAT, the Victorian small claims tribunal on the basis that he misrepresented the vehicle to you.
Ask Smithy Xtra overdrive button
Get it up to speed to get into top gear, and then operate the button. You should see or hear the revs rise, or fall when the button is pressed again and the overdrive gear re-engaged.