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bob dane, County Fermanagh

Mitsubishi L200

H My l200 which is 2004 old shape was fine until i was driving today she dipped in power then alot of blue smoke frm the exhaust for a few seconds then the power kept coming and going when i went back amn hour later she was hard to start churning for about a minute and again the power was coming and going and when she is ticking over she is very lumpy and the rpm hand is jumping whats her problem?

Submitted: 25/06/2016 20:29:05 | ID: 132998

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bob dane, County Fermanagh

Mitsubishi L200

Hello my 2004 old shape l200 animal was fine then she was driving alone and the power cut back and there was a blue smoke frm the exhaust the power would cme back and then go away again nw when she is ticking over she is lumpy and the rpm hand is jumping whats her problem?

Submitted: 25/06/2016 15:21:12 | ID: 132990

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samuel, Barbados

Mitsubishi L200

Hello, Re post June19 2016 re snapped timing belt I have since replaced the timing belt, tensioner and tensioner bolt as well as the rockers that were broken. Unfortunately the vehicle still would not start. When "doped" it would idle until the fuel goes. Subsequent diagnostic test indicated "no pressure l pump", yet I am told that a injector pump should not malfunction so easily. Is there anything else that can be done/checked before I invest in such an expensive pump. Thanks.

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cecheck the fuel supply pipes from the top of fuel tank they corrode I refurbished mine with copper 8mm tubing involved removing and draining tank and careful soldering cured the problem no problems since I RAMSEY from North Yorkshire

Submitted: 19/06/2016 19:02:24 | ID: 132806

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patrick, South Africa

Mitsubishi L200

I have a oil leak under the dashboard of my mitsubishi colt double cab 2006 model

Submitted: 06/06/2016 15:44:16 | ID: 132396

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ASFAW ABRAHAM, Ethiopia

Mitsubishi L200

At what kilometer the time belt will change.

Submitted: 01/06/2016 20:25:50 | ID: 132252

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michael, South Africa

Mitsubishi L200

hi all I am driving colt hi line 2005 model would like to know which service kits must I use ,like oil ,sparks, injector cleaner ,carburetor cleaner (petrol). regards Michael

Submitted: 22/05/2016 02:13:06 | ID: 131850

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ernesto cousillas varela, West Sussex

Mitsubishi L200

HI have experienced a loud buzzer noise when applying the brakes whilst towing our horse box? Drives okay and everything appears to work. Buzzing noise is coming from front left of cab and it only happens when i brake. As soon as we unhitch the trailer it stops. Any ideas?

Submitted: 18/05/2016 22:36:22 | ID: 131675

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Joe farrell, County Down

Mitsubishi L200

Engine heating up when on heavy pull changed rad any ideas ?not leaking any water

Submitted: 14/05/2016 15:31:40 | ID: 131513

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Chris, Nottinghamshire

Mitsubishi L200

I've recently bought my l200 2004. It takes ages to get up to speed and only main power is at the first quarter of the peddle and doesn't seem to have any power when pressing the accelerator further down is this normal for this vehicle or has something been altered to slow it down as I'm only getting to around 70mph top speed .

Submitted: 12/05/2016 09:49:31 | ID: 131437

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angela Chams, Trinidad and Tobago

Mitsubishi L200

My diesel indicator on my dashboard do not work for mil L200 Mitsubishi Pick up. I cannot tell if my diesel is empty or full. Please tell me what part to purchase and where can I get it online. Thanks Angela

Submitted: 08/05/2016 13:37:40 | ID: 131304

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Khululekani, Nottinghamshire

Mitsubishi L200

Recently my L200 2004 model started making a sound coming from the left side of the front as if something is torn and then the oil just drained out. Temperatures are fine. Just topped up this morning and by the time i got to work which is 15miles away the oil was virtually empty and still dripping cant locate where exactly but its the front of the engine. Someone please advice :)

Submitted: 28/04/2016 10:27:16 | ID: 130915

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john, Devon

Mitsubishi L200

hello my l200 temperature whet up to nearly the red I pulled over right away any how I let it cool down checked water was not coming out it the coolant bottle was above full . I changed my thermostat its runs ok temp normal but the top pipe is hot but the bottom hose is cool don't understand .

Submitted: 22/04/2016 20:32:50 | ID: 130700

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Peter Shirley, Renfrewshire

Mitsubishi L200

When I am driving, I am hearing a whirring noise from the front wheels which seems to be the 4 wheel drive engaged, but I have not engaged the lever. When I slow to a stop and press the clutch it seems to disengage again but after starting off again it engages again by its self and the green light for 4 WD flashes during this time and goes out when I am stopped. Can anyone help with some advice on this please.

Submitted: 21/04/2016 19:59:04 | ID: 130666

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Bob young, Cumbria

Mitsubishi L200

Where should the needle be on a L200 thermostat gauge when up to temperature ? Thanks

Submitted: 18/04/2016 17:42:30 | ID: 130550

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Tony Probee, Aberdeenshire

Mitsubishi L200

Hi, My L200 2.5 has a strange problem. Its the warning lights on the dash. The headlight and main beam warning lights do not work. Is this fuse related or is it a poor co incidence that both warning lights have blown and I have to take the dash off to replace them. I also do not know if other warning lights are effected when running. Thank you.

Submitted: 11/04/2016 23:23:26 | ID: 130265

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Jason K, Kenya

Mitsubishi L200

Hi. I have a Mitsubishi L200 Double cab Elegance automatic generally, the Performance is on point , but at times it looses power upon slowing down on a steep (hilly) road after a distance. Kindly advise guys. my mechanic have tried to clean Inter-cooler but there is no improvement or minimal.

Submitted: 06/04/2016 13:53:36 | ID: 130012

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Mario G Soria, Philippines

Mitsubishi L200

My transmission is locked on the 1st gear, Shifting the lever to different gears, there is no perceived tension (cable type). Starting the engine, provide the clutch pedal is floored, the vehicle will rev into life and when slowwly released the vehicle starts to move. What is the measure to unlock it?

Submitted: 28/03/2016 08:22:29 | ID: 129556

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Oriel Roumou, Netherlands Antilles

Mitsubishi L200

Hello, I own a Mitsubishi L 200 Year 2000 I can't find where the Vin number is located The engine number on the sales invoice is motor # 4G63AA3690 FRAME # MMBONK 720YD051606 But these numbers do not exist. on these computer. Can you help me?

Submitted: 02/03/2016 21:32:07 | ID: 128450

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Baz, Nottinghamshire

Mitsubishi L200

Hi I have a 53 plate L200 k74 worrior double cab and I need new brake pads and discs only I'm not sure what type of brakes mine has 1 pot or 2 pot and not sure on disc size without striping it down first does anyone know if this model has the 276mm or 315mm disc and what type of brakes this model has? Cheers . Baz

Submitted: 18/02/2016 20:14:35 | ID: 127833

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Tracy bristow, Kent

Mitsubishi L200

Computer saying suction pump stuck changed it still saying same thing do you know why it's in lump mode

Submitted: 16/02/2016 15:38:22 | ID: 127704

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Bright, Nigeria

Mitsubishi L200

When am on gear 1, 2, 3 there is a noise coming from under the vehicle. When am on 4, it goes away. Then returns when am on 1, 2, 3 again

Submitted: 15/02/2016 22:04:19 | ID: 127661

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Tommy mccresdie, Dumfries and Galloway

Mitsubishi L200

I have an l200 warrior 2010 plate I had a whirring noise from front and when I slow down its gets louder I thought it would be the drive shaft but it's not that as renewed the passenger side one. All my tyres are fine all on right way I am so puzzled what it could be getting to the point where I don't want to drive it as think I could cause more damage

Submitted: 09/02/2016 20:14:06 | ID: 127348

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Robert Mcelwee, Perthshire

Mitsubishi L200

I have a Mitsubishi L200 Animal 2008. i have heat on passengers side but not on drivers, replaced thermostat and flushed hoses but no success Heat on drivers side is mildly warm, have flushed out heater matrix also, more concerning engine over heating after 30-200 miles

Submitted: 24/01/2016 18:47:55 | ID: 126637

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Wayne, West Midlands

Mitsubishi L200

First noticed when cruise control engaged feels like power increases then decreases so I stopped using it. Now when I accelerate in normal driving mode it's doing the same thing speeds up and down. It's the auto L200 barbarian 2010 80,000 miles on clock. Please help

Submitted: 15/01/2016 19:02:35 | ID: 126199

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samuel, Barbados

Mitsubishi L200

Have a 2007 L200 4d56.Three weeks after changing the timing belt, the tensioner bolt snapped and I had to replace the belt. Any ideas has to why it snapped?

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My guess would be a) You didn't replace the bolt or b) You overtightened it or c) Act of God, just plain bad luck. This is assuming that you did your installation correctly Brian from New Zealand

My guess would be a) You didn't replace the bolt or b) You overtightened it or c) Act of God, just plain bad luck. This is assuming that you did your installation correctly Brian from New Zealand

Submitted: 13/01/2016 20:27:53 | ID: 126077

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annette jackson, South Africa

Mitsubishi L200

i have a 2006 colt club cab,2.8tdi ,i did put a new radiator in a year ago ,how ever it loses water and stats over heating ,if i travel 70km ,before i leave to get back home ,i have to top up the bottle and the radiator again ,there is no oil and water mixing ,the oil in he engine is black ,i reset the timing .but it still loses water ,when we do long distance travling please help annette

Submitted: 12/01/2016 13:38:12 | ID: 125993

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Robert Mcelwee, Perthshire

Mitsubishi L200

I have a Mitsubishi L200 Animal 2008. The heater heat's up then after about 40 miles or so it turns cold and gauge jumps to red, i have changed Thermostat thinking this would solve problem but no.Is there anyone that could solve

Submitted: 06/01/2016 18:50:42 | ID: 125653

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Christos Philippou, Rhondda Cynon Taf

Mitsubishi L200

Engine looses power and power comes back as soon as I shift to neutral and back into gear. After a little while same thing happens and again I have to repeat the same procedure,I.e. Shifting to neutral and back into the appropriate gear, which wakes up the engine to normal power until it repeats the same power loss once it reaches the higher sector of the Rev. Range. Please anything that you think would work would be highly appreciated, my mechanic is in despare and so am I.

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Sounds like a faulty tps Scott Robertson from Angus

Submitted: 05/01/2016 14:51:40 | ID: 125588

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Terry, Ireland

Mitsubishi L200

I put a new battery in the wrong way round blew a fuse on the central locking fix it driving the jeep for a few days now I put the high beams on and power goes lights gone won't start any ideas please

Submitted: 31/12/2015 18:43:35 | ID: 125368

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Bob lowe, West Midlands

Mitsubishi L200

My 15 l200 hazard lights are randomly coming on when I drive what could be causing this ?

Submitted: 28/11/2015 16:14:34 | ID: 124110

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freddy, Nigeria

Mitsubishi L200

After changing my clutch plate I discover a strange warning light started showing on my dashboard and the mechanic claimed is the auxiliary oil light indicator meaning I needed to add more oil. Please help

Submitted: 27/11/2015 05:13:21 | ID: 124064

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colin, West Yorkshire

Mitsubishi L200

white smoke comes fron exhaust but we are not loosing water,when your driving no smoke any help thanks

Submitted: 03/11/2015 17:53:09 | ID: 123087

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Jeanette, Wiltshire

Mitsubishi L200

Hi guys reAly need help on this , I have a l200 1998 td it's not taking reves , I change turbo , I change injectors and it's still doing the same , loosing power please some one help

Submitted: 31/10/2015 13:19:34 | ID: 122927

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jack black, West Midlands

Mitsubishi L200

What under seal do I use for my l200 ?

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Wax oil jack black from West Midlands

Submitted: 24/10/2015 00:53:51 | ID: 122651

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julie, Devon

Mitsubishi L200

Mitsubishi l200 double cab has a whirring sound underneath when driving along seems to come from front Especially noticeable when warm

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Need more info. Does it happen when accelerating, does it go away under certain conditions, or, cruising/coming off the throttle. Is it worse when cornering, what effect does braking have, does it increase/decrease with speed? Ricky from City of Edinburgh

Submitted: 13/10/2015 20:00:18 | ID: 122293

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Kevin, Trinidad and Tobago

Mitsubishi L200

Hi ihave a l200sportero we missed the appointment to service n did it our self bt now Wen we are in traffic or drivin slow we dnt get speed Unless we turn d van off n bt On Wat could bae d problem

Submitted: 17/09/2015 16:06:23 | ID: 121286

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ashokanthaliyouth, Saudi Arabia

Mitsubishi L200

Over black smoke .please reasons.

Submitted: 15/09/2015 22:34:57 | ID: 121195

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DAVE, Merseyside

Mitsubishi L200

I HAVE REPLACED MY BATTERY IN THE KEY FOB BUT IT STILL DOES NOT LOCK OR UNLOCK MY VEHICLE RED LIGHT FLASHES RAPPIDLY BY NO RESPONCE I HAVE THE CODE NUMBER IN THE FOB. WHERE CAN I SEND OFF FOR NEW ON AN WILL THE VEHICLE RESPOND TO A NEW ONE OR WILL I HAVE TO GET IT RESET I THINK THE INSIDE OF OLD FOB IS DAMAGED THANKS FOR YOUR HELP

Submitted: 14/09/2015 22:28:33 | ID: 121155

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Larry, Greater London

Mitsubishi L200

Hi, I have a Mitsubishi Warrior L200 year 2003 I started L200 after 2 days of not using it. It started & reed like the choke was out when it wasn't. Black smoke came out the exhaust. Second time it did the same yet noticed some clear smoke coming from the air filter area. After this, it starts but cuts out after 2 seconds, no power to drive or idle. Is it full related or airflow? Thanks in advance for any advice. Larry

Submitted: 25/08/2015 22:12:51 | ID: 120336

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Margaret macleod, Highland

Mitsubishi L200

The window control panel won't open the back or passenger side widows, they all open from Their own switch, but not from the drivers main control panel, the battery was removed, is there a code that has to be Reset. Thanks

Submitted: 27/07/2015 10:28:52 | ID: 118968

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