2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2009 Mitsubishi Lancer
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2009 Mitsubishi Lancer ProblemsThe clear coat paint may peel
It is not uncommon for the clear coat paint to develop white spots and begin peeling. In most cases Mitsubishi will not cover out of warranty repairs for this condition.
The heating, ventilation and AC (HVAC) temperature control knob may be hard to turn. Mitsubishi Motors has released a service bulletin outlining the necessary repairs. Repairs involve installing a new air blend door lever and link, lubing the blend door track, and installing a filter on top of the blower motor housing to prevent entry of dirt and debris. If the temperature control assembly has been damaged it will require replacement also.
An engine overheating condition may develop due to a failed radiator cooling fan controller. The failed controller should be replaced to correct this issue.
2009 Mitsubishi Lancer QuestionsCode P1777 after having a code of p0420 and changing the spark plugs (3 answers)
I was told the catalytic converter was bad with a code of p0420 but went for a 2nd opinion and was told it was fine. I added Seafoam into my gas and drove with it till it emptied out and it didn't help. I changed my spark plugs and the code changed to a p1777. What is wrong???
But the starter does not swing , not even click.Even if i pull the car it does not want to start , is it starter or maybe imobilizer thats faulty , battery is fully charged
I had no problem restarting it. Do you think the air con condenser is the problem?
2009 Mitsubishi Lancer RecallsHeater And Air Conditioning System Fan Failure
The ventilation system blower motor may fail. This can cause reduced visibility because of windows fogging up due to a lack of defroster operation. The dealership will replace the blower motor free of charge to correct this concern.
The electronic control unit (ECU) may fail, causing failure of the headlights, tail lights and windshield wipers. This could cause visibility problems for the driver, as well as others seeing the vehicle. The affected ECU will be replaced free of charge by the dealership to correct the problem.
The pulleys that the drive the alternator, cooling fan and power steering pump mounted on the engine may experience unusual wear, resulting in the drive belt coming off. Dealers will replace the belt and any worn pulleys free of charge to resolve the concern.