2002 Mitsubishi Galant Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Mitsubishi Galant
- Car wont turn over- turn key in ignition will begin but will not "ignite" will not turn over and start. Not dead that turn key and nothing happens. Took to mechanic, said computer sensor, charged $200, now three week later exact same problem
- Where is the air fuel ratio sensor located and how many?
- Where do I find all the heater core hoses I should check?
- Car is making a flute sound at start up. What could that be?
- Hello I have a 2002 mitsubishi galant lately the car is running hot
2002 Mitsubishi Galant Problems
The crankshaft position sensor may fail causing a no start and/or stalling condition. Replacement of the failed sensor will generally corrects this concern.
The automatic transmission may develop a 2-3 shift flair. This is commonly caused by an internal fault related to the reverse clutch assembly. Replacement of the rear housing and reverse clutch assembly may be required to correct this concern.
The Check Engine Light may illuminate due to one or more engine vacuum leaks. Our technicians tell us these leaks can be caused by damage to seals and/or vacuum hoses as a result of to much ethanol content in the gasoline. Affected hoses and seals must be replaced to correct this concern.
2002 Mitsubishi Galant Questions
Costing me more time and money and will need car towed to mechanic - do I pay this same mechanic again? The "fix" lasted only 3 weeks, exactly same problem, charged me $200. Should I demand fix with no additional charge to me or at least no labor charge? Should I switch mechanics?
Can I ignore the broken heater core? I just need A/C.
When I start driving my mitsubishi galant the temperature Guage will run up to about half way in less than a mile and then it gets interesting some times it will take 5 more miles to get to 3/4 sometimes not until I get on the highway then I will feel the car almost like something changed gears ...
2002 Mitsubishi Galant Recalls
2002 Mitsubishi Galant Reviews
HAVE HAD THIS CAR SINCE 2002 WITH 114,000 MILES.THE ONLY PROBLEM WITH THIS CAR HAS BEEN THE BRAKES.THE FRONT BRAKES HAVE BEEN REBUILT TWO TIMES.SEEMS TO BE A PROBLEM WITH THE GALANT.THE FRONT SEATS ALSO WILL TAKE THERE TOLL ON YOUR LOWER BACK!
My car has 175000 miles on it but I have only had it for 50k of it. I bought it from a mechanic who replaced the timing belt, spark plugs, and wires. I upgraded the brakes with performance rotors and ceramic brake pads and now I can stop on a dime. Also, Since I didnt know the history of the previous owner's maintenance, I did all usual maintenance including flushing the tranny fluid which ...
I have had my 02 since 06 My sister gave it to me she had it since 04, I have had to replace the timing belts and I need and oxygen sensor. I love my car. and best part its paid for