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Mitsubishi Triton 2002

The 2002 Mitsubishi Triton range of configurations is currently priced from $2,200.

The 2002 Mitsubishi Triton carries a braked towing capacity of up to 2200 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.

The Mitsubishi Triton is also known as the Mitsubishi Forte, the Strada, the Dodge Ram 50, the Plymouth Arrow Truck and the Mitsubishi Mighty Max in markets outside Australia.

Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Price and Specs

The Mitsubishi Triton 2002 is currently available from $2,200 for the Triton GL up to $7,590 for the Triton GLS (4X4).

Pricing guides

$4,895
Based on third party pricing data
Lowest Price
$2,200
Highest Price
$7,590
Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Price from Price to
GL Ute 2.4L ULP 5 SP MAN $2,500 $4,290
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.8L Diesel 5 SP MAN 4X4 $3,500 $5,610
GLS (4X4) Ute 3.0L ULP 4 SP AUTO 4X4 $3,800 $6,160
GLS (4X4) Ute 3.0L ULP 5 SP MAN 4X4 $3,600 $5,830
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Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Q&As

Check out real-world situations relating to the Mitsubishi Triton here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.

  • Why does the speedo in my 2004 Mitsubishi Triton bounce up and down and make a weird noise?

    The cable that drives the speedometer is a likely candidate for this in some cars, Aaron, but mainly older ones than your Triton. The cable will eventually run out of lubricant, at which point it can bind up and won’t turn smoothly (the cause of the hyperactive needle) while also making a dry squawking noise (the budgies). But, from memory, your car has an electronically-driven speedo, so the cause is more likely that the speedometer itself is worn out and causing internal friction (for the same set of symptoms).

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  • What can I do about the red paint on my 2016 Mitsubishi Triton fading?

    I spoke to Mitsubishi Australia who told me that paint fade is not a common complaint among their customers. There is the possibility that your car could be covered by warranty, but that will all depend on the circumstances of that individual vehicle. That’s not as simple as it having been exposed to high temperatures or UV radiation on a regular basis, either; the car’s entire history will be taken into account including whether it has ever been treated with an aftermarket paint treatment or has had body repairs at any stage.

    Mitsubishi’s advice, then, is to take the vehicle to your nearest dealership and have the car examined to assess what the situation is. If that doesn’t satisfy you, you can also contact Mitsubishi Australia’s customer service division to discuss the issue.

    For the record, shades of red are historically the worst offenders when it comes to fading and paint degradation. Paint technology has come a long way, but it remains that red pigments do not appreciate Australian levels of heat and UV radiation. In some cases, the original colour of the vehicle can be restored without resorting to repainting and this process can take many forms.

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  • Are there known problems with 2015 Mitsubishi Triton's intercooler pipes/hoses?

    The MQ Triton doesn’t seem any better or worse than its rivals in this department. But, like other makes and models, there’s a healthy aftermarket supply of replacement intercoolers and the pipework that feeds them, so it’s definitely not an unknown problem.

    But your experience is exceptional. Were all five vehicles bought brand-new at the same time? If so, they’re all likely to be from the same production run which could explain a faulty batch of hoses.

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  • What is causing my Mitsubishi Triton GLX auto to shudder?

    When you say the suspension has been upgraded, did that, by any chance, involve raising the ride height? Problems centring around shuddering and vibrations, vague steering and the vehicle generally having a mind of its own are very common among owners who have paid good money to have the suspension hiked by anything from two to six inches.

    Aside from the legal and insurance implications of this, raising these vehicles can throw the wheel-alignment settings (particularly the caster angle) out of whack and lead to the problems you’re experiencing. There are fixes including eccentric suspension bushes to return the angles back to normal, but it’s a specialist job.

    Beyond that, a vibration at a particular speed can often be traced back to wheel balancing. The wheel and tyre combination on these vehicles is quite heavy, so making sure all the balance-weights are where they should be is critical.

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Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Towing capacity

The Mitsubishi Triton’s towing capacity ranges from 1500kg to 2200kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Braked Capacity
GL Ute 2.4L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1500kg
GLX Ute 2.4L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1500kg
GLX Ute 3.0L,ULP,4 SP AUTO 1500kg
GLX Ute 3.0L,ULP,5 SP MAN 1500kg
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Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Dimensions

Dimensions for the 2002 Mitsubishi Triton are dependent on which body type is chosen. The maximum width and height is 1775mm x 1780mm and can vary on the basis of model.

Dimensions for the Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Dimensions  include 1585mm height, 1695mm width, 4690mm length.
Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Height x Width x Length Ground Clearance
GL Ute 1585x1695x4690 mm 190 mm
GLX Ute 1755x1695x4960 mm 215 mm
GLX Ute 1605x1605x5035 mm 190 mm
GLX Ute 1610x1695x4920 mm 190 mm
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Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Wheel size

Wheel size for the 2002 Mitsubishi Triton will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Mitsubishi Triton vary from 14x6 inches to 16x6 inches.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Front Tyre Size Front Rim Rear Tyre Size Rear Rim
GL Ute 185R14C-8PR 14x6 inches 185R14C-8PR 14x6 inches
GLX Ute 205x80 R16 16x6 inches 205x80 R16 16x6 inches
GLX Ute 185R14-8PR 14x6 inches 185R14-8PR 14x6 inches
GLX (4X4) Ute 205x80 R16 16x6 inches 205x80 R16 16x6 inches
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Mitsubishi Triton 2002 Fuel consumption

Fuel consumption for the 2002 Mitsubishi Triton is dependent on the type of engine, transmission, or model chosen. The Mitsubishi Triton is available with the following fuel types: ULP and Diesel.

Mitsubishi Triton Model Body Type Specs Fuel Consumption
GL Ute 2.4L,ULP,5 SP MAN 11.5L/100km
GLS (4X4) Ute 2.8L,Diesel,5 SP MAN 4X4
GLS (4X4) Ute 3.0L,ULP,4 SP AUTO 4X4 11.5L/100km
GLX (4X4) Ute 2.8L,Diesel,5 SP MAN 4X4
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