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1999 mitsubishi eclipse..4 cyclinder (non-turbo) engine pulleys faced toward right passe.nger..i have front right jacked and braced with tire and inner plastic guards off..have main belts off..seems only problem is getting the engine mount bracket off..have one bolt out but even with jacking the engine up further it doesnt have enough clearance to get the other 2 bolts out. only solution as of now seems to be to drill through the right wheel well and pull bolts out..?!! first bolt was a good 6 inches long..dont know the length on others but definitely not coming out if same size.

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I agree....I have done the same thing...Some vehicles have portholes with rubber plugs for that type bolt removal...but very few....It should be done to all ft wheel drives...
However first be sure that you have all mounts loose...there my be another lower mount...I have seen up to 4 different type mount brackets on some engines...Also it seems that you have to jack all of them up way too much and very unsafe looking but that is just the way it is..Some times it is a good idea to loosen the trans mounts to give you another couple inches but cutting the hole is a great idea because you will need it for future use.....Start out with a drill pilot hole and use a hole saw bit for your holes...very simple...Hope this helps..........cert.tech..level2....Metalpoet............

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I have a 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder 2.4 Non turbo sohc fwd.I rebuilt the engine from scratch, The tranny was shot. I got a junkyard transmission and they said that the car was driven in. Here's where...


2 things; If you jack up one front wheel, stick it in gear, does it try and turn the engine? If it does then the trans is turning. Did you check the trans operated in all gears before you fitted it?

Next, is it possible the clutch friction plate is in backwards. If so then the raised side that holds the damper springs is hard up against the fly wheel and causing the drag that prevents the clutch from releasing.
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I have a 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Gs non turbo that has a water outlet that has been pitted and needs replacing. I cannot find the outlet for the non-turbo. Any suggestions?


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TIMING BELT SCHEMATIC ON A 1999 MITSUBIHI ECLIPSE 2.0


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