Question about 1995 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

3000gt i have a 94 base model and it over heated and blew a coolant line and now it wont start

Posted by on

  • dcrummack May 11, 2010

    What exactly is happening when you try to start it? Does it try to turn over at all?



1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.


    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.


    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 100 Answers

It's tough to diagnose a car reading just a few lines online. First off you need to check if your fans were not working which cause the overheating. If you overheated the car to the point where the needle reached the red zone, you most likely have a bent head (since our heads are aluminum) and need to be heated back into shape at a shop. You might not be able to initially start the car due to the "coolant temp sensor" being messed up by this. Change out the thermostat too since that is a cheap replacement. You will also need to check to see if you blew your head gasket. You can check by leaving the radiator cap off and filling the coolant to the top. Then starting the car and see if the coolant starts bubbling and starts to decrease in volume. Depending on how much was involved in the damage, it may not be worth fixing this. I spent a fortune. Hope this helps!

Posted on Dec 04, 2010


1 Suggested Answer

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Oil coolant line blew off didnt overheat but died now it wont start no turnover

If the oil cooler line blew, the oil would have been pumped out quickly. Chances are especially with a GM product...The engine is seized. Sorry

Apr 11, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

94 3000gt problems

Could be such a multitude of things.Good news is for that problem 90% chance it is very minor but usually not cheap(small sensors cost a lot).You have to take it to an auto parts store for a FREE diagnostic check. Takes 5 min. and will tell you what sensor,ECU etc... is bad and would cause your particular problem.Spend your $ ONLY on what is causing your actual problem and if another part checks out bad but is causing no problem do not waste your $ on replacing it.BE WISE BEWARE and use common sense.

Jun 25, 2014 | 1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

Electrical Problem 1997 3000GT Base Model

What a great, thorough description! Other than random, total battery drain I don't see a failure history including any blown fuses or parts replacement. I did not find any factory service bulletins pertaining to the symptom. If the problem is a short circuit, it would have to be pretty serious to drain the battery. Have you eliminated a failing starter as a suspect? How about cruise control? Some automobiles can kill a battery if certain things are left on after shutdown, such as defrosters or other things that draw a lot of current normally.

Dec 15, 2013 | 1997 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

94 mitsubishi 3000gt will not turnover

Most starter solenoids are on the starter. There are 2 to 3 wires going to the starter, the big one from the battery is for the starter motor it's self. The smaller one is from the ign switch to the sol. That's the one I'm guessing your having problems with. When you turn the key do you get a "click" sound or just nothing? If there is a click then your getting power from the key. And the heavy gauge wire is not delivering power to the motor. Check at battery or if they use a terminal block

Apr 03, 2017 | 1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT

1 Answer

I have a 94 lincoln town car and my heat wont work i hear a clicking noise in the dash


Dec 15, 2011 | 1994 Lincoln Town Car

1 Answer

Will 1991 mitsubishi 3000gt door glass fit a 1993

it should. they are both 1st gen. body style. same with a stealth, it will work too.94 is start of the second gen. body

Feb 14, 2010 | 1993 Mitsubishi 3000GT

2 Answers

Where is the thermostat on a 3000gt

The mechanical water thermostat on the 3000gt is right under the metal water cap just to the left of the engine and next to the spark plug wires. The cap will have a warning about not opening if the car is hot as the water is pressurize and can spray out. If you want to replace the thermostat I recomend you use a genuine Mitsu thermostat. I beleive all years, base,SL and VR4 are the same but have a look at mentor mitsubishi for the right part and useful images. They also have a good discount price. Select your year, then make and model and look under COOLING SYSTEM->COOLING SYSTEM->THERMOSTAT.
Another useful place to look for 300gt information is and
Replacing the thermostat you will lose some coolant so be prepared to catch it and top it back up afterwards. You will also need the rubber gasket that goes around the thermostat if your's is old.

Jun 15, 2009 | 1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT

Not finding what you are looking for?
1995 Mitsubishi 3000GT Logo

181 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mitsubishi Experts


Level 3 Expert

77514 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22306 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8826 Answers

Are you a Mitsubishi Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides