Drive train failure due to tire size mismatch on Mitsubishi 3000GT SL

Tire size mismatch on all-wheel drive vehicles can cause the front and rear driving wheels to "fight" (driveline wrap-up) which can result in drive train failure. Our technicians tell us that original equipment size wheels and tires should always be used to avoid the issue.

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6 model years affected: 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, more1995, 1996
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