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Ron Cornwell, Powys

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi. The oil pressure light on my 1996 2500TD SWB GLS Shogun occasionally comes on for a short period after starting and then goes off after about 1 mile of driving. Checked oil level and seems OK. Is this an indication of oil pump problems or could it be something less serious? The car has done about 90K miles and was serviced about 6 months ago. Cheers.

Submitted: 17/05/2015 12:26:03 | ID: 116146

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nondo Kelvin , Zambia

Mitsubishi Shogun

Fifth gear not engaging auto transmission? It is a Mitsubishi Colt v6 3000I 4x4 petrol 1999 model

Submitted: 14/05/2015 14:06:43 | ID: 116021

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nondo Kelvin , Zambia

Mitsubishi Shogun

Not engaging a fifth gear, auto transmission

Submitted: 14/05/2015 13:58:49 | ID: 116020

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Brian Docherty, North Lanarkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi there, can anyone tell me if my Shogun has an idle control valve and if yes where is the location? thanks

Submitted: 09/05/2015 23:20:34 | ID: 115818

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sean, South Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi , I have a Mitsubishi shogun pinin, the indicator lights for the super select 4x4 don't seem to illuminate for the rear wheels , could this be a bulb issue or more likely the switch issue ive read about, and how easy are both to correct! thanks!

Submitted: 07/05/2015 20:43:11 | ID: 115689

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keith, East Sussex

Mitsubishi Shogun

The car runs well until you try to accelerate hard over 2000 rpm or kick down. Engine then misfires and engine light comes on and it holds up between 3rd and 4th gears on auto box. One garage says lack of fuel pressure due to filters, another says it is a valve lifter problem. Can anyone help, as not sure which way to jump?Many thanks

Submitted: 24/04/2015 13:30:14 | ID: 115168

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Dave shorter , Buckinghamshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Go to play CDs and keeps coming up with error code 01, then will not work?

Submitted: 23/04/2015 09:18:20 | ID: 115083

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Tony, Lancashire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Is there a certain way to remove the starter from a Shogun intercooler 2800 N Reg long wheel base? It`s been stored for a while, can bump start no problem but needs starter servicing. I just can't seem to find the bolts holding it from underneath or above?

Submitted: 20/04/2015 18:04:59 | ID: 114986

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Pat, Bedfordshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi, the dash light code P0299 (low turbo pressure) comes on, but intermittently. Sometimes the car goes into limp mode, sometimes not. It can be temporarily fixed by a diagnostic tool or by stopping/starting the car. It has been checked twice with different tools, today no code is showing. BUT the engine is jumping/missing when the accelerator pedal is depressed in neutral and when the rev needle is between 2 and 3, indicating some underlying problem, but what? We don't want to be running to and from to a garage with nothing sorted. Any ideas please?

Submitted: 14/04/2015 16:10:58 | ID: 114698

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heather verral, Bridgend

Mitsubishi Shogun

My dashboard lights have stopped working. I wondered if there was a fuse for it as I can't find one in the manual?

Submitted: 14/04/2015 11:16:26 | ID: 114685

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Samantha Carter, Cambridgeshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi please can anyone help. I was driving my 2005 shogun when there was a horrible burning smell and car filled with some smoke. The orange light in the middle of the 4wd started flashing then 100 yards later all lights on dashboard came on and it cut out. Green flag think it could be electrical but two people cannot get computer read out. It turns over but does not start. I have electronic diagnostic man coming next week. Someone has suggested possibly fuel pump or blown the ecu. Any comments please.

Submitted: 09/04/2015 21:17:23 | ID: 114513

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Bryan Green, Hull

Mitsubishi Shogun

How do I change air filter,thanks

Submitted: 29/03/2015 09:14:26 | ID: 114019

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Eden, Kent

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi, can anyone help? I have a 2003 lwb 3.5 when I'm driving in two wheel drive an orange light comes on the dash in the middle of the green two and four wheel lights but the car is unaffected?

Submitted: 21/03/2015 21:47:05 | ID: 113640

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Marcus Day, Scottish Borders

Mitsubishi Shogun

Replaced Battery, now the radio and cruise control do not work, but CD's do??? Checked fuses all looks fine any suggestions.

Submitted: 21/03/2015 14:24:17 | ID: 113620

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mark, Somerset

Mitsubishi Shogun

While driving my car will lose power and go into safe mode. It will tick over but will not rev, if you turn off the engine and restart it can be fine for a few miles sometimes days, when you turn off the engine does turn over for a few seconds. It has had 3 AA visits, 2 Mitsibushi garage visits, nothing showing on any diagnostics at all. Help, my wife`s driving me crazy

Submitted: 15/03/2015 14:11:57 | ID: 113358

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Pat, Berkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

I have just purchased a 4works van it has an oil leak from engine/gearbox has anyone any ideas

Submitted: 13/03/2015 22:26:37 | ID: 113287

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ian Pippen, Caerphilly

Mitsubishi Shogun

Can someone please help me out, I've got a sshogun equip 3.2 lwb. A week ago an alarm started to sound with the abs light on on the dash. Then after a short time stopped. Yesterday I decided I had better check the brake fluid level which I did. The hand book said to pump the brake which I did before starting the engine. To try to assess where the level marks were I gave reservoir a little shake. Then when I started the engine not only did the alarm sound with the abs light on the dash but the brake is really hard to push down as if the servo have lost the vacuum . under the reservoir I'm told isn't a servo, it's the abs. The servo i can't find and the abs reservoir is the only thing I touched, apart from pumping the brakes with the engine off. Now not only have i got an alarm going but got no brakes as such. Can someone please tell me what could have gone wrong and what i can do to rectify the problem, and where the servo is if there is one. Ian from Bargoed

Submitted: 09/03/2015 19:30:09 | ID: 113054

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Angie Kirtley, West Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

My Shogun has had the timing chain changed but its belting out white smoke and the garage doesn't know why ? any ideas anyone ? my car has been in the garage for two months now and I would like to get it back....it didnt belt out white smoke before the timing chain broke...

Submitted: 06/03/2015 22:02:37 | ID: 112878

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dave ramsay, Fife

Mitsubishi Shogun

2005 shogun and the radio/clock backlight has gone outalong with the cigar/auxiliary socketradio works fine but no display, is there a separate fuse for this and if so where have they hidden it.also can anyone supply website to get a freebie workshop manual.dave

Submitted: 28/02/2015 11:21:30 | ID: 112477

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sue, Powys

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi, I have a 54 plate 2.5 Mitsubishi Shogun Sport Equippe which has just started to produce blue smoke. I presume it is burning oil. It is not due to be servived for another 3000 miles. Could you give me some idea what may be the cause? Thanks

Submitted: 20/02/2015 13:03:04 | ID: 111949

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t coulman, East Riding of Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

hi can you help my shogun as it has been on dianogstics, and is saying we need a throttle positioning sensor. But i have also been told it could be the air flow meter, it has lack of power and pulls back at about 70mph. the acceleration pedal does not go down. It only goes upto 2200 revs. It sometimes takes time to change gears in automatic. Can anyone help please?

Submitted: 18/02/2015 00:11:49 | ID: 111767

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william mc cubbin, Dumfries and Galloway

Mitsubishi Shogun

2002 shogun sport equippe 2.5td .AA recovery no throttle response, only tickover. recent diagnostic showed a sensor on the top off the fuel pump to be faulty. sensor is 1 "x 1" with 5 wires to a electrical connector .sensor marked 479778-7221 dc5v 29018 .Local garage having trouble to locate this small part .Can this part be located in uk ,without having to resort to replacing a whole pump .Wires are red,green,yellow,black ,white. Thanks

Submitted: 16/02/2015 20:27:05 | ID: 111693

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jason, Darlington

Mitsubishi Shogun

I have a 2004 Mitsubishi Shogun 2.5 Warrior and mykeyway has actually destroyed engine head. I have been informed that this is a common fault, please can you let me know if this has happened to you? Fighting case with warranty company.

Submitted: 12/02/2015 23:34:11 | ID: 111423

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james, Highland

Mitsubishi Shogun

I have a 2007 shogun 3.2 DID it idles ok rev it up and it cuts out but starts up again straight away I have cleaned the EGR valve and put on a new fuel filter anyone got any ideas

Submitted: 01/02/2015 17:20:49 | ID: 110683

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jacob, United Arab Emirates

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi how to disable traction control on pajero 3.5 gls , For sand driving . I read somewhere that removing the ABS fuse will disable traction and i am not able to remove the same ( its very tight ) So please advise any other options

Submitted: 01/02/2015 10:54:30 | ID: 110661

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peter welford, West Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Engine stopped restarts for couple of seconds and stopped its a 3.2 diesel

Submitted: 31/01/2015 18:06:32 | ID: 110633

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MARCELO, Bolivia

Mitsubishi Shogun

MI MITSUBISHI GDI 3500 NO MANTIENE RALENTI AL COLOCAR R o D EL MOTOR SE APAGA PRESION DE BOMBA DEL TANQUE 50 PSI NO TIENE ENTRADAS DE AIRE EXTERNAS FILTROS DE BOMBA DE ALTA PRESION NUEVOS MOTOR CON OVERHAUL COMPLETO

Submitted: 30/01/2015 02:40:08 | ID: 110527

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AhmedNalayeh, Somalia

Mitsubishi Shogun

I bought Miysubisi-Pinin-Sho Gun-GDI, In London and Shipped it to Somalia.I have lost both of my Ignition Keys which had A Code-Pin # Programmed into the Immobilizer. Now, I need to get Ignition keys which have the Code Number programmed into them, and I can not get that technology here in Somalia.

Submitted: 29/01/2015 14:08:03 | ID: 110489

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Andrew, West Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

hi every one, i have a pajero 2.8td lwb M-reg, i started it up the other day & the temp gange went up to the top then it came back down, it did this a few times but it wasn,t over heating & the top hose was hot & the heaters was working as they should, PLEASE HELP!!!!

Submitted: 24/01/2015 20:35:01 | ID: 110242

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robert, Durham

Mitsubishi Shogun

hi thinking of buying mitsubishi shogun 3.3 auto on 2008 has 73k will timing chane need replacing

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Hello The Mitsubishi shogun 3.2 does not need the chain to be replaced as a service action. You will need to replace it only if you have noise from the chain when vehicle is cold. Change engine oil often.worm up and cool down the engine and you will not have problems. Z15a from Middlesex

Submitted: 17/01/2015 12:42:28 | ID: 109717

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stevie, City of Glasgow

Mitsubishi Shogun

While driving my Shogun I stopped to put it into reverse but it would not move, so I put it into drive and it would not move either? It`s an automatic

Submitted: 15/01/2015 22:32:30 | ID: 109639

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Chris Dawbarn, North Yorkshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

I need to replace the rear bumper body panel on my Shogun LWB. This is a one piece grp moulding with concealed fixings. Does anyone have any instructions for removing this panel?

Submitted: 12/01/2015 01:36:39 | ID: 109389

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Roger, Lancashire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi there, I`m looking for advice. I know a fair bit about cars and mostly do all my own work on mine but I've recently bought a high mileage Shogun Equipe van auto, cracking car but has just developed a problem with water in the oil as custard and oil in the radiator but does not overheat no matter what. I'm at present stripping down to replace the engine oil cooler as it's water cooled. I also have an erg cooler to replace. Are there any signs I should look for when I get the collet off because I`ve got everything crossed it's one of these causing the issue, not the head gasket or cracked block?

Submitted: 10/01/2015 18:39:50 | ID: 109306

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Dennis Ali, Trinidad and Tobago

Mitsubishi Shogun

I am experiencing a loss of power when driving between 40-70 mph. The vehicle accelerates very slowly and will not exceed 60 mph. The check engine light will come on and occasionally the ASC and traction lights. Tuning off the vehicle resets whatever the problem is and it drives normally until it happens again. I have tried running a diagnostic but mechanics here in the Caribbean don't seem to know what to do. Any thoughts on what the problem might be and how it can be fixed?

Submitted: 02/01/2015 04:48:47 | ID: 108743

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ian finch, Surrey

Mitsubishi Shogun

Overheating got nothing leaking water blowing baking into overflow bottle

Submitted: 31/12/2014 14:07:53 | ID: 108676

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j davies, Caerphilly

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi does any body know where I can get my timing chain changed its not broken I want a new one fitted mitsubishi dealers won't get back to me on price do you need any special tools to do this job thanks

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I was quoted £3000 + vat to have mine done by main dealer I bought the parts and done it myself would recommend changing the gears as well I found the lower chain guide that bolt.s to the timing cover broken and floating around the other guides how it didn't drop in the lower gears or take the chain of was surprising as for tools you need torque wrench angle guide. And a bit of knowledge on what your doing if not find a good back street garage as I ended up taking head of as well Chris from Kent

Submitted: 28/12/2014 12:20:43 | ID: 108522

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Rob, Southampton

Mitsubishi Shogun

Nearside rear lamp How do you change a rear lamp in the bumper of a 2001 Mitsubishi Shogun PININ please Halfords say they need to take the bumper off so will not do it This surly is not correct for a rear bulb Thanks Rob

Submitted: 27/12/2014 17:55:08 | ID: 108492

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Stuart, Cheshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

My 3.2 dd Shogun engine quite "rattles" for the first few miles until warmed up then is reasonably quiet. Could this be the top chain tensioner needs replacing or an oil guide etc?

Submitted: 21/12/2014 14:46:40 | ID: 108222

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david thomson, Aberdeenshire

Mitsubishi Shogun

Hi, I have a 2005 (55 plate) Shogun 3.2 did elegance. When I start it from cold after sitting for several hours, it belches out white smoke for around 4-5 minutes until it gets slightly warm, then runs fine all day. Plenty of pulling power, does not use oil or water. It was suggested the pump was knackered but I`m not convinced as it runs fine and I`m not willing to spend around £1500 replacing the pump only to find this is not the problem. Any suggestions would be very helpful

Submitted: 18/12/2014 22:11:18 | ID: 108116

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Ken jennings, Lancashire

Mitsubishi Shogun

I can't work the rear door windows via the switches but the motors are good and work when you take a direct feed from the battery to the door motors. The vehicle is sport 4work

Submitted: 14/12/2014 14:06:34 | ID: 107889

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