Mitsubishi Outlander Transmission Overheating: Symptoms + Causes

Overheating is the worst thing that can happen to your Mitsubishi Outlander’s transmission.  An overheating transmission will drastically shorten its service life.  If you suspect that your transmission is overheating, doing something about it now can keep you from an expensive transmission repair later.  Low transmission fluid is the number one cause of an overheating … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander Transmission Overheating: Symptoms + Causes

Mitsubishi Outlander Radiator Leaking:  Symptoms + Diagnosis

  Your Mitsubishi Outlander’s cooling system passes antifreeze throughout its engine.  The main parts of the system are the thermostat, radiator, water pump, coolant itself, and the hoses.  If any of these parts go bad, you may experience radiator a leak.  A radiator leak is very common.  You should notice the leak directly under your … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander Radiator Leaking:  Symptoms + Diagnosis

Mitsubishi Outlander Bad Starter → Symptoms & Diagnosis

  One of the most common problems that can occur in the life of a vehicle is a bad starter, that includes the Mitsubishi Outlander.  It is important to determine whether or not it’s a bad starter that is keeping the vehicle from turning over. If your Outlander is not starting, don’t assume right away … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander Bad Starter → Symptoms & Diagnosis

Mitsubishi Outlander: P0720 → OSS Circuit → Malfunction

P0720 is a generic OBD II trouble code, which means that it has the same meaning for your Mitsubishi Outlander as it would any other vehicle.  It indicates that your Outlander’s OSS (Output Shaft Speed Sensor) is reporting a malfunction. It’s typically caused by a bad OSS, or a wiring problem. The OSS works by … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander: P0720 → OSS Circuit → Malfunction

Mitsubishi Outlander P0520: Oil Pressure Switch/Sensor → Circuit

  P0520 is a common OBD2 trouble code.  It’s generic, which means that it has the same meaning for the Mitsubishi Outlander as it would any other vehicle.  P0520 indicates that the oil pressure sensor is operating outside of its normal “range”.  It is typically caused by a bad oil pressure sensor switch or a … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander P0520: Oil Pressure Switch/Sensor → Circuit

Mitsubishi Outlander P0108:  MAP Barometric Sensor → High Input 

  P0108 is a generic OBD-II trouble code.  It indicates your Mitsubishi Outlander’s MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensor’s voltage reading is outside of the normal operating range.  The voltage is too high.  It’s most commonly caused by a bad MAP sensor, wiring issue, or vacuum leak. The MAP sensor measures the air pressure coming into … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander P0108:  MAP Barometric Sensor → High Input 

Mitsubishi Outlander P0443: EVAP System Purge Control Valve Circuit – Malfunction

P0443 is a very common OBD2 code.  It’s generic, which means that it has the same meaning for the Mitsubishi Outlander as it would for any other vehicle.  If your Outlander has this code, it is indicating the EVAP purge control valve circuit is malfunctioning..  This is typically caused by a short in the wiring … Read more Mitsubishi Outlander P0443: EVAP System Purge Control Valve Circuit – Malfunction