Search:

Type: Posts; User: MetroMPG

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.12 seconds.

  1. Oh I wasn't doubting you! Just proposing a new...

    Oh I wasn't doubting you! Just proposing a new slogan.

    It's more fun and fuel efficient NOT to brake for the curves. :D
  2. "51... and having fun"?

    "51... and having fun"?
  3. local sighting! I need a body cam

    So I was biking downtown last night and while coming up to a fresh red light at a cross street where there was just 1 car, I heard the distinctive growl of a 3-pot as it started moving.

    Sure...
  4. Yup, thanks kreimerka.

    Yup, thanks kreimerka.
  5. Just bumping this thread for updates anyone might...

    Just bumping this thread for updates anyone might have.
  6. Gracias, Jcpr

    Gracias, Jcpr
  7. Replies
    4
    Views
    205

    Taxexempt: great review. Thanks for posting. ...

    Taxexempt: great review. Thanks for posting.

    Funny thing is: I have read a couple of comments on traditional "gearhead" sites where the commenter says they actually turned the Mirage rental in...
  8. That would have been fun to see! I will add to...

    That would have been fun to see!

    I will add to the no-picture sighting report: I was in Montreal this morning and saw two Mirages on the highway, one was a loaded green 2014 (even had what looked...
  9. Replies
    15
    Views
    800

    They did it out of desperation, I believe. ...

    They did it out of desperation, I believe. Dealers on this side of the pond were starving (still starving) for new product. ANY product! It's all corporate had ready at the time.
  10. Thread: Used vs. New?

    by MetroMPG
    Replies
    62
    Views
    2,119

    If you're getting good numbers from those cars,...

    If you're getting good numbers from those cars, you'll get good numbers from a Mirage.
  11. Thread: Used vs. New?

    by MetroMPG
    Replies
    62
    Views
    2,119

    Considering future parts availability, I think...

    Considering future parts availability, I think the Fiat 500's days (new sales) in North America are numbered. Sales have been declining sharply for several years:
    ...
  12. Thread: Used vs. New?

    by MetroMPG
    Replies
    62
    Views
    2,119

    Welcome here, Andy! FYI, we posted about both...

    Welcome here, Andy!

    FYI, we posted about both your Mirage reviews - 2014 hatch and 2017 sedan.

    cheers
    Darin
  13. I don't recall anyone having water pump issues. ...

    I don't recall anyone having water pump issues.

    Quick search...

    Nope, no water pump issues. We've heard of an AC compressor failing though.
  14. Welcome to the forum, neville. Keep us...

    Welcome to the forum, neville.

    Keep us posted on the outcome.
  15. Replies
    24
    Views
    2,213

    Congrats on another successful meet, Mullet. ...

    Congrats on another successful meet, Mullet.

    Is is possible Mirages aren't "extreme" enough to develop a cult following yet?

    Or is it the lack of variability? You could get a lot of...
  16. Replies
    45
    Views
    4,816

    kevhaw: can't beat free if it's in roadworthy...

    kevhaw: can't beat free if it's in roadworthy condition! Congrats.

    But a warning: Carefully inspect the rear rocker panels by the rear wheel arches for rust.

    I had one of these cars and can...
  17. PS: I'm going to reply to them with a link to...

    PS: I'm going to reply to them with a link to this thread. Feel free to post in English & Spanish.
  18. Habla espanol? Problem with water pump? 2014 Mirage

    How's your Spanish??

    Received this message from a non-member through the "Contact Us" page on the forum.



    Based on what Google translate says, I believe they're saying there's a noise in...
  19. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,382

    But what about when you're on a long mountain...

    But what about when you're on a long mountain descent?? With a tailwind??? :D

    The fastest I've driven a car in the last 15 years was coasting down a mountain... in neutral, for fun, to see what...
  20. Replies
    15
    Views
    800

    Woohoo! Glad to see you back with a '17. I...

    Woohoo! Glad to see you back with a '17.

    I agree, the improvement over the '14/15 is decent. The '17 has the improvements that Mitsubishi should have had on the car when it debuted in North...
  21. Replies
    11
    Views
    460

    Cool!! In the wild, I think I've only ever...

    Cool!!

    In the wild, I think I've only ever spoken to 2 Mirage owners, both women.

    One bought the car because it was pink! (2014 CVT) The other I see pretty regularly, a retired lady who often...
  22. Thread: Used vs. New?

    by MetroMPG
    Replies
    62
    Views
    2,119

    Careful comparing EPA ratings -- they were...

    Careful comparing EPA ratings -- they were revised down slightly for 2017 models due to changes in the test procedure, not necessarily because the cars are less efficient.

    Stricter EPA testing for...
  23. Are those white lines on the tire tiny icicles...

    Are those white lines on the tire tiny icicles formed on the tire "hairs"???
  24. Replies
    10
    Views
    855

    If I recall, there unfortunately aren't any...

    If I recall, there unfortunately aren't any aftermarket options yet for shocks/struts for this car.
  25. Replies
    10
    Views
    520

    I've used extensions in the past for the same...

    I've used extensions in the past for the same reason.

    Just be careful: one type of extension I bought, the tolerance was wrong, and it put a very slight pressure on the factory valve, causing the...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4