Question about 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer

1 Answer

Hi Guys, \r\n\r\nI have Lancer 12/2000 , I took my car to the mechanic, he told me I need to change my front and rear shock abosorbers- noisy and soft. I asked him how much its gone cost me, he told me around $1200 Can you guys please advice me how do I know that I need to replace my absorbers and whats the chepeast way to do it ?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 870 Answers

Usually you can tell that they are bad when, There is oil coming out of them or they are soft and or making noise. The back shock I believe you can change them your self and the front ones are little bite freaky and you will need help because of the Spring that can jump on you and hurt you if you dont know how to luck them. But anyhow if you go on the Advance auto part or pepe boys store then you can ask them for the price of the Parts you need then you can get them and put the back ones your self and try to find somebody online or near you that do Mechanics on the side and he might do the front ones for you for a good price. Good luck

Posted on May 25, 2011

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

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

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

My lancer is too low n carrying passengers in it it tends to touch the ground how do i fix it?


Depends on the age of the car, but it sounds like the suspension needs work. You may want to get the springs and shock observers looked at.

Nov 29, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Axel for 2002 kia rio


You should make the front end repairs and then get new tires. An alignment won't help until you replace the bad parts.

Sep 11, 2013 | Kia Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Have a 2005 Mitsu Lancer. Having front suspension problems. Had the shocks replaced + new tierod- still when it goes over a bump- sounds like there is no/weak suspension. Have about 43,000 Miles on it...


You could change the whole thing if you wanted too but I would recommend that you go to another shop. A good mechanic should be able to locate the problem and repair it for you. Sounds to me like the dealership is trying to get more money from you than need be. I have never heard of anyone having to change out the entire front end of a car. Find someone with more knowledge.

Good Luck to you.

Jun 22, 2011 | 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer

2 Answers

Montero Sport clunks when I hit a bump


The front[or rear] sway bars have links in them that are rubber mounted,it sounds like one of the sway bar links is broken,or one of the sway bar bushings is missing.Find the sway bar and have a close look at the mounts to see if the problem lies here.

Mar 25, 2010 | Mitsubishi Montero Sport Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Iwant to replace shockabsorber.pl sugesst the brand


Both of the following manufacturers produce decent shock absorber./strut assembly units for the front and rear of 2002 Lancer models.

1. KYB; and
2. MONROE

Cheers
Sean Voluntary contributor.

Dec 12, 2009 | 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer

1 Answer

Mitsubishi lancer 1994 acceleration problem


its still the clutch
who changed it, if they did

Aug 19, 2009 | Mitsubishi Lancer Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

Saab 93 - noisy when going over bumps on the road.


Have you tried driving over a bump whilst also applying the brakes? (Right foot on gas, left gently on brake - with no one behind you!) If the noise goes away, then it could be the brake pads that are not fitted correctly. Only posting this, as this just happened to mine...the mechanic took it over bumps and noise was there. Applied brakes whilst going over bump, noise went away. Replaced badly fitted rear pads (had been bodged by another garage) and the problem was solved.

Apr 23, 2009 | 2004 Saab 9-3

6 Answers

2002 chrysler mini van front end noisy .when you hit a bump.what


I had the same problem with my 2002 Town and Country Limited. I took it to the mechanic and had the sway bar links and ball joints replaced and still had the same clunking noise when going over bumps at low speeds. The van sounded great on the highway, but country roads were horrible. I was about to replace the struts and pay another 700 dollars when i read somewhere that the sway bar bushings could wear and cause the noise. I took it to the mechanic and he said absolutely not it would be a waste of money. Being the stubborn guy I am, I went to NAPA and bought the two bushings for 12 dollars and replaced them myself in an hour. I took the van for a test ride and the noise is completely gone. Please ignore your mechanic and replace the bushings ASAP! Pretty cheap try even if it doesn't work.

Nov 14, 2008 | 2002 Chrysler Town & Country

2 Answers

Lancer 2005 suspension


has this car ever been over horrible bump or recently been in an accident? also another thing the rear end probably needs bearings replaced if t makes a bad squeeking noise when goin over bumps.

Jun 18, 2008 | 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer

Not finding what you are looking for?
2002 Mitsubishi Lancer Logo

77 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Mitsubishi Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76164 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22156 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8273 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...