Question about Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My mitsubishi montero sport is a 2001 was completly out of oil about a week ago and was smoking a tiny but in the left top corner. For about 3 or 4 days everytime I drive it when I turn it off there is a burning smell coming from my hood. whats that mean?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Cars & Trucks Master
  • 2,101 Answers

Means you are leaking oil

Posted on Dec 07, 2012

  • tori devito Dec 25, 2012

    What is the estimate for an oil leak? I got both of my valve gaskets replaced 3 weeks ago and my pleunium gasket

×

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

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

Hi,
a 6ya expert 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 repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

emissionwiz
  • 75066 Answers

SOURCE: White smoke coming from AC and under hoods smells of burning oil

U HAVE A HEATER CORE LEAK, DOES THE SMOKE SMELL SICKY SWEET? AS FAR AS THE CEL GOES HAVE THE SYSTEM TESTED FOR FREE BY ANY KRAGEN AUTO OR AUTOZONE, JUST ASK FOR A OBD 2 TROUBLE CODE TEST, THEN POST THE CODE BACK HERE FOR US TO LOOK AT AND TRY AND DEVELOPE A FIX STRATEGY.

Posted on Feb 06, 2009

  • 1035 Answers

SOURCE: Replace Spark Plugs on a Mitsubishi Montero Sport 2001

http://www.autozone.com/autozone/repairinfo/common/repairInfoMain.jsp?targetPage=productsHowToInspect&leftNavPage=productsHowTo&pageId=%090900c15280213e6e&subtitle=service
Try to copy and paste this web site. It's for Auto Zone. It will tell you all you need to know about your vehicle.
Good Luck and hope this helps.

Posted on Apr 17, 2009

  • 35 Answers

SOURCE: burning oil smell 03 montero sport

It's most likely the rear cam seals (o-rings) which is a pretty simply DIY, especially on the 3.5L model. The o-ring is only about $5.00 from the dealer (each, you need one for each side).

Posted on Jun 20, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: Mitsubishi Montero Sports will not start...

I HAD THE SAME PROBLEM. I TOOK THE AIR FILTER HOSE OFF THE CARBARATOR AND ADDED CARBARATOR CLEANER. PUT IT BACK ON, AND WORKED. TRY THAT.

Posted on Jun 29, 2009

mariolands
  • 2296 Answers

SOURCE: What does the A/T buttom

The A/T button is the power/economy mode which changes the shift points at which it up and downshifts. The A/T mode would be good for towing a trailor or a load inside the car up hill where you would want the engine to shift at higher RPMs so it would not be shifting so much back and forth everytime you go up and down a hill.

Posted on Dec 03, 2010

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I need timing belt diagram for 2001 montereo sport


2001 Mitsubishi Montero Serpentine Belt Routing and Timing Belt Diagrams

Follow the link to complete set of diagrams for the 2001 Montero.

Hope this helps!

Jun 14, 2016 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

What could be the cause of oil burning and excessive smoking?


Sorry to tell you this, but it sounds like they may have put your rings in wrong or one broke right away. If you want to verify which cylinder it is, pull the spark plugs and see which one has oil on it. I suggest you take it back to the place that did overhaul and have done over.

Sep 16, 2015 | 1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

1 Answer

How to remover the oil pan on a 2001 3.5 4wd montero sport


As i remember it is qiut difficult .Either you have to remove front differential assy or rise up the whole engine.

Mar 23, 2015 | 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4WD

1 Answer

Why is my check engine light on


Be sure you did blow a head gasket!!. Check for antifreeze loss, or white milky stuff in the oil. Look under the oil fill cap and radiator cap for white greyish goo. That will be a blown gasket from over heating.

To reset the engine light, there should be a toggle switch located somewhere under the dash, just switch it to the other side and your done. it is a very tiny switch, so you may need to look pretty hard for it.

Jun 28, 2014 | 2003 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

1 Answer

Oil leak in 2001 mitsubishi montero sport


could be from a number of places have the engine thoroughly cleaned and then look for fresh oil drips starting at highest point of engine working way down

Apr 02, 2014 | 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4WD

1 Answer

I have a 1999 mitsubishi montero sport with 3.0L engine smokes a lot and it does not goes away.


White smoke is antifreeze leak into cylinder.
Blue smoke is oil passing by rings or valve stems.
Black smoke could be gasoline problem or tune up problem.

Wish you luck on this repair.

Oct 05, 2010 | 1999 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

2 Answers

I seem to be losing oil between oil changes, but none is on the ground where parked. The oil pressure light has not remained on after starting. What could be the problem?


this particular vehicle is known for this problem not knocking your ride but all mitsubishi.s are eventual oil burners the local tv station in my town owns three 01 monteros and all smoke alot when idling for lengthy periods after idling you press accelerator and a huge plume of smoke before coming to me with problem they were talked into replacing valve guides and valve stem seals @ over a thousand dollars in parts and labor did not help at all the most help comes from running 20w50 motor oil with one quart being subsituted with lucas oil stabilizer this helps there vehicle tremendously very little if any smoke now and this was embarassing for them they will be replacing vehicles soon with new ones and will not be purchasing a mitsubishi in fact there sales has slumped in this town to the point the dealership has now closed down and nearest is one hour away

Aug 18, 2010 | 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4WD

1 Answer

2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport has smoke and condensation coming out of the back pipe-what would cause this?


It's trapped moisture in exhaust pipes, dont worry about it, unless car ovrheats and you have unexplained coolant loss and novissible leaks. this would be blown head gasket. Did you post this same inquiry more than once?

Mar 18, 2010 | 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4WD

1 Answer

Why does the starter fuse on my 2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport continues to burn out


I think this happened to my 03 montero sport. The problem was the cigarette lighter(it is on the same fuse as the ignition). It wasnt connected correctly and was shorting out the fuse. Since i dont smoke, I simply disconnected the cigarette lighter completely.

Oct 10, 2009 | 2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport

1 Answer

98 eclipse smokin by firewall


it could be oil left on engine just burning off

Dec 03, 2008 | 2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport 4WD

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

115 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cars & Trucks Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75051 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Randy Ohler

Level 3 Expert

14585 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...