Maintaining Your Mitsubishi Lancer

Maintaining Your Mitsubishi Lancer

Though your new Mitsubishi Lancer will see you through many years of trouble-free operation, its always good to have a partner at Kelly Mitsubishi for any service needs you may need. Our experts can help diagnose any irregularity that may pop up during normal operation of your Lancer, as well as provide you with superior regular maintenance. Since the Lancer is a sporty car and you may have occasion to drive it a little harder, special attention may need to be paid to the little things.

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What to do if your Lancer’s Check Engine Light comes on? If you’ve done all the basic maintenance tasks, such as oil change, filter inspection, and fluids top-off, this can be a question that will require an expert diagnosis service call; the problem could be minor up to major. The following is a list of a range of common causes for the check engine light to come on

  • Gas cap is loose; simple tightening to resolve
  • Oxygen sensor (O2) may be bad; might be necessary to replace the oxygen sensor
  • Spark plugs weak or dead; simple replacement of spark plugs
  • Spark plug wires may be faulty; replace spark plug wires
  • Catalytic converter issues; various solutions
  • Mass Airflow Sensor (MAF) is faulty; consider replacement

As you can see, there can be a wide variety of issues and solutions. Because we are dedicated to helping you keep your Lancer in top condition, the Kelly Mitsubishi dealership is equipped with a state of the art auto repair and service center with factory trained technicians who are ready to work with you as a partner in maintenance.

Maybe you prefer to do your own repairs, but you will still need a partner along the way. For example, when it comes to parts, whether under the hood or exterior elements including tires, your Kelly dealership understands that the right components made to the highest quality standards will contribute to your best performance and handling as well as the long operating life of your Lancer. And we are cognizant of all Mitsubishi manufacturer recommendations.

If you’re winterizing your Lancer, you should come in to have the cooling system checked. We can provide the recommended blend of anti-freeze to water ratio and make sure all the hoses are in good condition. Your heater and defroster will be depending on those components to function properly And getting a full service car wash including a good, carnuba-based wax before the weather gets too bad will help your Lancer withstand road salt, mud and even acid rains. Weather stripping your door hinges and locks with silicone will help prevent them from freezing shut.

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