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Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution The Clutch May Failure Prematurely

Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Problem
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Model Years Affected: 2003, 2004, 2008, 2011

Drive Train Affected: Manual Transmission

Average Mileage: 62,333 mi (15,000 mi - 156,000 mi)


The clutch may fail prematurely requiring replacement. It has been recommended by some that a high quality aftermarket replacement clutch may provide increased longevity over a clutch purchased from the dealer.

  • Visitor, , Manual Transmission, 15,000 mi

    Early failure of clutch, requiring replacement at 15000, then again at 25000

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  • Visitor, , Manual Transmission, 16,000 mi

    Roughly 15,500 miles noticed vehciel would rev up and then drop back down about 1k inbetween shifts. At first thought it was cold weather change and waited for car to adjust. In very short timeframe car reached point where it's barely driveable. New clutch + parts required.

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