Search:

Type: Posts; User: Wil B

Page 1 of 2 1 2

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    I bought both Mirages (2015,2018) at the Max...

    I bought both Mirages (2015,2018) at the Max Madsen in Downers Grove which they closed a couple of years ago. Now they are down to just the one dealer in Naperville/Aurora. They have almost NO CARS...
  2. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    UPDATE: NEW ENGINE FOR 2018 MIRAGE 75,000 MILES...

    UPDATE: NEW ENGINE FOR 2018 MIRAGE 75,000 MILES

    Well I picked up my car today with the new engine installed. It only took 3+ months to get here. I'm happy they got this done, they had told me to...
  3. Replies
    12
    Views
    814

    I tell my friends that I bought the Mirage for...

    I tell my friends that I bought the Mirage for its HIGH PERFORMANCE. And that performance is the highest fuel mileage of any non-hybrid gasoline-engined auto sold in the U.S.A!!!!!
  4. Thread: What if....?

    by Wil B
    Replies
    12
    Views
    683

    Oh, and yes I'm another former Ford Festiva owner...

    Oh, and yes I'm another former Ford Festiva owner (1986 the greatest car I ever owned -168,000+ miles) and it was built by an UNKNOWN in the US manufacturer KIA, and it was never taken to the Ford...
  5. Thread: What if....?

    by Wil B
    Replies
    12
    Views
    683

    If Mitsubishi pulled out of the market,...

    If Mitsubishi pulled out of the market, warranties would still be honored (Nissan?). Mitsubishi is more successful and offers more models in other markets, so the company would still exist.
    When...
  6. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    UPDATE: Still waiting for new engine (warranty...

    UPDATE: Still waiting for new engine (warranty repair) for my 2018 Mirage. It's been 10 weeks since the problem was diagnosed and new engine ordered by the dealer. I've been dealing with Mitsubishi...
  7. Replies
    108
    Views
    18,286

    You know you're a Mirage owner when you stop...

    You know you're a Mirage owner when you stop going the extra mile to look for cheap gas stations. It just doesn't matter very much when you only pump 7 or 8 gallons!
  8. Replies
    1,586
    Views
    436,253

    Sticky: I had a '86 Festiva where those rear seats...

    I had a '86 Festiva where those rear seats flipped and folded up behind the fronts. Hauled many a large item back there.....dishwasher, Leslie organ speaker, lots of furniture. The Festiva was like a...
  9. Suburban streets and long-distance travel. Very...

    Suburban streets and long-distance travel. Very little off road + a lot of highway miles
    75,000 miles on a 2018 Mirage!
  10. I bought a set of the Federals for my 2018 Mirage...

    I bought a set of the Federals for my 2018 Mirage in late 2019 from Wal-Mart. They still look in good shape - nearly new after 20,000 miles. I rotate every 7,500 miles with every oil change. I hope...
  11. Is that a sunroof I see. Looks nice! Aftermarket...

    Is that a sunroof I see. Looks nice!
    Aftermarket I assume??!!!
  12. Replies
    65
    Views
    6,253

    Come to think of it, I believe the overfueling...

    Come to think of it, I believe the overfueling started during a very cold period. I remember a strong gasoline smell upon cold startup. I don't believe that should happen with fuel infection. As...
  13. Replies
    65
    Views
    6,253

    'Overfueling' issue causes the cylinder scoring...

    'Overfueling' issue causes the cylinder scoring which eventually causes the ticking then the knock. Mine started with a slight tick (engine speed) and increased over a 2 week period. When it started...
  14. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    UPDATE: New engine for 2018 Mirage. Got an...

    UPDATE: New engine for 2018 Mirage.
    Got an update from the dealer that they are still a month+ away from receiving the new engine. I guess it's sitting on a slow boat in the Suez Canal!
    I really...
  15. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    Yes, I'd rather have the updated engine. I...

    Yes, I'd rather have the updated engine. I noticed the differences (however small) between my 2015 Mirage engine, and the updated 2018.
  16. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    All this makes me wonder which engine I'm gonna...

    All this makes me wonder which engine I'm gonna get for my 2018 Mirage? Still waiting for the replacement engine (warranty) from Mitsubishi!
  17. Replies
    1,586
    Views
    436,253

    Sticky: Love those wheels!

    Love those wheels!
  18. Replies
    8
    Views
    701

    Haven't yet figured out how to change the...

    Haven't yet figured out how to change the erroneous garage entry!
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    701

    It's a 2018. Bought new and replaced a 2015 that...

    It's a 2018. Bought new and replaced a 2015 that I totalled....
  20. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    I'm getting a ride to the dealer today so I can...

    I'm getting a ride to the dealer today so I can clean out the Mirage of hats, gloves, masks, and bicycling gear (helmet, lock, air pump, etc.) I will press them on the loaner and the reason for the...
  21. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    Well this dealer has always treated me well. This...

    Well this dealer has always treated me well. This is the 2nd Mirage I've purchased from them and most of the services have been done by them (they put out a LOT of coupons.) I'm not helpless, but...
  22. Replies
    8
    Views
    701

    2021 Mitsubishi (Garage entry)

    2021 Mitsubishi (Garage entry) (2021-03-02 15:32:24)
  23. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    UPDATE: Dealer says 4-5 weeks estimate for...

    UPDATE: Dealer says 4-5 weeks estimate for Mitsubishi to deliver the new engine to the dealer. This is all I know so far, so it'll be awhile before I have more updates.
    Wil B.
  24. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    Dealer diagnosis is the ticking or knocking noise...

    Dealer diagnosis is the ticking or knocking noise is due to cylinder scoring as a result of too much fuel. Same as on the TSB for 2014-2015 Mirages. I was unaware that this could still be a problem...
  25. Replies
    87
    Views
    16,797

    Thanks Mark. This is my second Mirage. I owned a...

    Thanks Mark. This is my second Mirage. I owned a 2015 model that I (unfortunately) totalled. I replaced it with the 2018 model immediately. I love my Mirage.
Results 1 to 25 of 30
Page 1 of 2 1 2