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The CHECK ENGINE LIGHT CAME ON,you can also notice that it´s not working properly as the motor does not run smoothly like usual.
Herein chile South America it´s very tough to find somone that could take alook at it an really tell me what´s going on or how to fix it.
My car is a mitsubishi eclipse GS 1993

My email address is
I would really apreciate somone who could help me as I am very worride that somthing major could happen.

Best Regards,

Cesar Riquelme

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  • cesaro Sep 10, 2008

    Well bascially that cars RPM goes up and down,it does not stay at a permanent aceleration.
    It´s almost like if you would of disconected a spark plug,well almost however not as bad.
    DO you know by any chance where I could download my cars manual? I tghink this could help me out in finding out more things about my car?
    I really apreciate you fast response and eficiency,as I can tell that you guys are very professional.
    Thanks man.

    Best Regards,

    Cesar Riquelme



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Can you describe how the car isn't running well? Is it idling rough, or getting bad gas mileage, or something else? Being a 93 it's an OBD 1 car (emissions standards) and the engine codes can help, but they're not extremely descriptive (not nearly as much as a 96 or newer car, which is OBD 2). If you have a shop with a scanner, they can scan the car and tell you the codes, and that'd help you with a starting point for troubleshooting. Also, take a look at - it's an enthusiasts' site for Talons and Eclipses, and you may well find everything you need right there.

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