Mitsubishi Lancer Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mitsubishi Lancer reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Mitsubishi Lancer 2017: At what impact should airbags deploy?
At what impact should airbags deploy in a 2017 Mitsubishi Lancer? Will front airbags deploy with a side impact? Read more
"Stop driving immediately": Mitsubishi to buy back 8,000 older cars in urgent Takata airbag recall
Mitsubishi Australia has asked owners of 8081 older Mirage and Lancer cars, Pajero SUVs, Express vans and Starwagon people movers that could be fitted with potentially deadly airbags to “stop ...Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer 2000: How do I know if my car is sub model or performance?
I'm trying to insure my 2000 Mitsubishi Lancer and the insurance needs to know if it is a sub model or performance. How can I find this out? Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer 2005: How much will a cam belt replacement cost?
I am considering buying a Mitsubishi Lancer 2005, what is the average cost of a cam belt replacement? Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer 2002: Does this model have an immobiliser?
Does the limited edition 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer manual have an approved immobiliser in it? Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer 2000: Why is my engine stalling?
The engine stalls in my Mitsubishi Lancer 2000. Would it be the immobiliser? Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer: Replacement key cost
I lost the key fob for my Mitsubishi Lancer and a friend said I shouldn't go to my dealer because that's more expensive, is that true? Read more
Volkswagen Golf 2010: What's a good replacement car?
My wife has 2010 VW Golf Comfortline and wants to trade it on a Hyundai i30 Active. We have also looked at Mazda3 and Holden Astra, but is there anything else we should look at? She just does local ...Read more
What's a cheap and reliable car?
I am looking for a used car and I came across a used 2014 Fiat Punto at a dealer, which has run 28,000 km and priced at $8000. This is my first car in Australia and I am looking for a cheap and ...Read more
Ford Focus or Mitsubishi Lancer: Which is a better hatchback?
I’m after a decent sized hatchback no older than 2011 and tossing up between a Ford Focus and Mitsubishi Lancer mainly. I understand there was a recall on the 2011-2015 Ford Focus; should I steer ...Read more
Mitsubishi Lancer: Vibration on gear shifter
The CJ manual Mitsubishi Lancer I just purchased has a slight vibration on shifter when in 5th gear. The car has done 140,000 km and has a good service history. My mechanic cannot pinpoint the issue ...Read more
Which hatchback should I buy?
We are buying a new car soon, and have a few key questions. We are buying around December this year, is December the best time to buy, or is January better? We plan on having the car for at least ...Read more
I think my mechanic broke my car
Firstly, my 2006 Mitsubishi Lancer is in perfect condition with only 130,000 km on the odometer.Last year I took my car in for the airbag recall at the Mitsubishi service centre. After collecting my ...Read more
What $20,000 car should I buy?
My car is a 2000 Toyota Corolla. I’ve owned it 10 years, but it has cost me thousands to fix things here and there in the last three years. So I am looking into buying a new one.I drive everyday ...Read more
How can I get parts for a '96 Mitsubishi Lancer?
I’m looking for some parts for my 1996 Mitsubishi Lancer. Can you help me? Read more
Why is my 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer lacking power?
I have a 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer ES Sport sedan with a CVT auto. It’s our family runabout and it has done just over 45,000 km. Ever since its first service I’ve noticed it’s distinct lack of grunt; at ...Read more
Mitsubishi issues national reminder to replace deadly Takata airbags
Mitsubishi Motors Australia (MMAL) has taken out full-page advertisements in national newspapers begging for action from car owners affected by the global Takata airbag recall.Drivers and passengers ...Read more
What causes paint peel?
The front driver’s side of my 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer has what appears to be a lot of weathering resulting in a lot of brushed scratch marks around the headlight and bumper. The topcoat of the ...Read more
Used Mitsubishi Lancer review: 1988-1992
With the Australian hunger for big cars still raging in the late-1980s carmakers looked to lesser mortals for sales of their small cars. Read more
Used Mitsubishi Lancer review: 1992-1996
The great motoring revolution that has taken place in recent years was still a long way away from happening when Mitsubishi launched its small, front-wheel drive (CC) Lancer in 1992. Read more