1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport
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1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport ProblemsHandling Issues Due to Worn or Damaged Front Suspension or Steering Components
A vibration, steering wheel shimmy, or vehicle pull to the left or right may be noted. These conditions are commonly caused by worn or damaged front suspension or steering components. Our technicians tell us that extra care should be taken to inspect the front end components often and replace any worn or damaged parts as soon as possible to try and avoid these potentially unsafe conditions.
The crankshaft pulley bolt may become loose or break causing loss of power steering operation and other related engine accessories. Some of these vehicles may be involved in a recall for this issue. Our technicians tell us that an updated bolt may be available. Replacing as necessary and properly torquing the crankshaft bolt will commonly correct this issue.
A pulsation may be noted upon brake apply, most commonly caused by warped front brake rotors. Front brake pads may also wear out prematurely. Our technicians recommend replacing worn pads and rotors with quality replacement parts in order to achieve the best possible longevity for the front brake components.
1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport QuestionsWhen driving over a bump or in a hole in the road my mom and I would hear a loose (racket) from underneath at the front but more over to the left at the driver (1 answer)
there's voltage at coils
engine starts perfectly. but when running and i step on the gas the transmission is not shifting to get more speed.