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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder -Replacing the radiator and gas tank

I have a major oil leak and radiator leak.  I don't have the money to have someone fix the car right now, but I was wondering how difficult it would be with no experience to replace the radiator myself.  It has a crack on the front top of the radiator. I tried using a glue that was recommended but it never worked.  I also have a bad oil leak and I was told I need to replace the pan.  Is it possible to do a home replacement on this too?  I'm pretty desperate for some advice.

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Do the mechanical work is solely based on your mechanical ability, with that said if you can follow instructions to the " T " the literature I will provide you will give you all the instruction you need, also what parts, tools and so on to complete your repairs at a far better price than a shop.

http://www.onlinefreeebooks.net/go.php?url=http://tearstone.com/eclipsefsm/11D.PDF

you can find the documentation on your oil pan beginning on page 38

http://www.onlinefreeebooks.net/go.php?url=http://tearstone.com/eclipsefsm/14.PDF


This will give you a complete breakdown of the cooling system. If you need any advice just let me know. Also let me know if this solved your problem. Good luck.

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

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SOURCE: 2003 eclipse spyder convert top prob

Unfortunately, this is not something you can fix yourself. You will need to take the car to either the dealer or a shop which specializes in fixing convertible tops, headliners, etc (commonly called an automotive trim shop) Most used car dealers have a trim shop that they can recommend.

Charlie

Posted on Dec 23, 2008

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SOURCE: radio code Eclipse Spyder,how do you enter

Contact your local Dealership and ask for Parts. They have all the Codes and can tell you by Running your VIN Number.

Posted on Jan 24, 2009

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SOURCE: 1996 eclipse spyder runs for a few minutes then stops

Check maf sensor and throttle body, intake leaks downstream of the maf. Could also be a clogged injector or fuel filter. If you have some carbon buildup a can of Seafoam in the gastank will help. Also would be a possible failing throttle position sensor
Please kindly let me know if the information was usefull for you or you need more info
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Posted on Feb 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Changing the front speaker 2001 Eclipse Spyder

There are 7 screws all together to remove the door pannel. First, you have to take off the hanlde for the door. the 2 plastic covers on the handle pop off revealing 2 screws on the top and bottom, remove those. then behind the the door handle on the inside, pull it as if you were to open it and there is a screw that you have to remove. Then there are 2 screws on either side of the door pannel, both are farily close to the top, remove those, and then its just a matter of popping the pannel off. start from the bottom, pop it off then slide it up. becarefull, after the door panel is free, there is a connection for the power doors and windows unhook that then the pannel will be free. after that the speaker will be right there and its common sense on removing that. good luck.

Posted on Apr 02, 2009

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SOURCE: the turn signals on my 04 eclipse spyder Stopped!

There is a relay for your turn signals at the fuse block in the engine compartment,the wipers are on another circuit, if all the other wiper positions work,you got a bad switch

Posted on Dec 15, 2009

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