Question about 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse

1 Answer

Eclipse won't start

It started twice and then died with a bad miss or a vibration it seems like a vacuum leak but everything checked out. what is a good way to single out my problem or what steps should I take to find this problem.

Posted by on


1 Answer

You might want to check the fuel pump

Posted on Jun 12, 2008


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 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.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017


Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%


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



Related Questions:

1 Answer

Engine dies when idling seems like electrical problem. wait a couple of minutes with key off, starts right up.

re-tune the idle mixture setting
check for vacuum leaks at the auto transmission actuator , vent controls
raise the idle rpms to around 650

Nov 02, 2015 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Engine die

system too lean at idle suggests that you have a vacuum leak in system. Check vacuum hoses, under dash controls and the vacuum hose to the transmission. check brake booster for leaks.

Dec 30, 2014 | 2006 Hyundai Santa Fe

2 Answers

Car starts right up but 2 seconds dies, u can start it right up again & it dies again, won't run. has good spark & fuel pressure good when dies

You are on the right track by finding the injector pulse missing.
The computer grounds the injectors based on signals from the cam and crank sensors. You may have to use a scanner to check for trouble codes in the computer and watch the sensors work.
The problem could also be a relay or the key switch.

Dec 10, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Whats wrong with my 91 honda accord

possibly but I suspect a vacuum leak is the problem
if the problem is obvious when you have your foot on the brake , it will be a brake booster other wise check for missing vacuum hoses
Injectors could be a problem so have them cleaned and serviced

Dec 19, 2017 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

1994 Oldsmobile Bravada dies at stoplights, just changed fuel pump/filter and egr valve.Appriciate any help. thanks

check for vacuum leaks. You can do this with a can of carb spray but please be careful as it is flammable! if the ignition wires are leaking and you hit them with carb spray you will start the engine on fire!

The safer alternative is to have the engine "smoked" for vacuum leaks. This is done with a smoker. Any place that is leaking you will see smoke.

A trained ear will also be able to hear a leak.

If no leaks are found try unplugging the MAF sensor. Is is in the air tube next to the air filter box. If performance improves try cleaning it with some MAF sensor cleaner. If that doesn't work than you may need to replace it.

Feb 08, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

1990 Ford f250 Diesel dies at idle.

could be bad glow plugs or plug heaters, faulty wiring to the coil, vacuum leak.

Jan 29, 2009 | 1986 Ford F 250

2 Answers

2000 eclipse starts but wont idel

its the idle air contol motor. its located on the bottom of the throttle body.


Oct 28, 2008 | 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Logo

Related Topics:

51 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mitsubishi Experts


Level 3 Expert

77939 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22306 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8832 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides