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    Since the exhaust gets brown and rusty real...

    Since the exhaust gets brown and rusty real quick, I painted mine with heatproof paint when it was new.
    Painting is redone at least once a year. It probably would have fallen off long ago without.
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    Thats interesting! mitsubishipartswarehouse.com...

    Thats interesting! mitsubishipartswarehouse.com lists 4140A469 for 2017 and 4140A470 for 2018! Here my source tels me 2017 would be 4140A467, and they have no info for the 469 or the 470. Very...
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    Rear springs, replacement parts

    The old style stock rear springs were much softer than today's stock springs!
    These were Mitsubishi part number 4140A319 up to mid 2014.
    Then came 4140A466 up to the beginning of model year 2017....
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    It might be a bent control arm messing up caster....

    It might be a bent control arm messing up caster. In that case the control arm would be bent slightly rearwards by about 1cm or 1/2 inch. Compare both sides very closely from underneath using a tape...
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    Concerning the garbage steering, you may want to...

    Concerning the garbage steering,
    you may want to look at post 1 and post 13 of this thread:

    ...
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    Brake fluid should be changed every two years...

    Brake fluid should be changed every two years according to Mitsubishi. I say after three years latest. Why? It reacts with the humidity and becomes watery. Watery brake fluid has a lower boiling...
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    Mine is the cheapest European model with manual...

    Mine is the cheapest European model with manual transmission and 1.0L engine, made in 2014.
    Price was €7999.-
    I quote "Don't worry, be happy!"
    If you are looking for a good reliable car, and...
  8. Poll: I drive economically, but no hypermiling. ...

    I drive economically, but no hypermiling.
    25plus is on the very top of the list of the most economical at spritmonitor.de.

    Also to be considered: This car used to be more economical than it is...
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    Date of manufacture: March 2014 Mileage: approx....

    Date of manufacture: March 2014
    Mileage: approx. 90 000km
    Coolant: Factory fill was drained 1/2016. Refilled with Gysantin G30
    Heater output: OK.
    PH level: approx. 8.5 after 3 1/2 years.
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    There is a good site for comparing car costs. it...

    There is a good site for comparing car costs. it is in English and other languages. Thousands of members enter their data, such as workshop expenses, fuel, etc., and the site lets anyone search...
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    I own both a 2008 C1 and a 2014 1000cc Mirage...

    I own both a 2008 C1 and a 2014 1000cc Mirage (Spacestar here).

    The C1 is a "Triplet", also marketed as Toyota Aygo and Peugeot 107. It has a variant of the Daihatsu (Toyota) 1KR engine, and is a...
  12. Thread: Seats

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    These bolts are the right kind!

    These bolts are the right kind!
  13. Thread: Seats

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    Mine came without height adjustable seats. The...

    Mine came without height adjustable seats. The most uncomfortable seat caused pain in my back and the back part of my right thigh, literally a major PITA plus leg pain. If I drove any longer...
  14. There is an easy way to turn off the TPMS light!...

    There is an easy way to turn off the TPMS light! Only takes five minutes and costs nothing.

    What I did: I took out the instrument cluster, and took off the transparent plastic cover. Then I lifted...
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    the online-catalog: 15463

    the online-catalog:

    15463
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    DRL's are mandatory in Europe too.

    DRL's are mandatory in Europe too.
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    I emailed most major manufacturers. Btw, the...

    I emailed most major manufacturers.
    Btw, the "Triplet clutch" ( Triplet = petrol models of Peugout 107, Citroen C1, Toyota AYGO) have a very similar clutch. Could not find out yet if it is 100%...
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    Clutch aftermarket part numbers

    Let it be known that LUK, one of the world's largest and best reputed OEM manufacturers now makes clutch parts and rear wheel bearings for our cars!


    The complete clutch set is LUK part number...
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    Too many unknown values, and would have to make...

    Too many unknown values, and would have to make too many assumptions doing it that way. The result would be off, and thus be of little value.


    On the other hand, if I wanted to settle for a...
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    You will need the FSM (Factory Service Manual)....

    You will need the FSM (Factory Service Manual). It includes all the wiring, etc. Search in this forum for FSM and you shall find...
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    You say: 11.5 (the compression ratio of the...

    You say: 11.5 (the compression ratio of the 3A90) times 14.7 ???
    Please explain the equation.



    (I know 205psi = 14.14bar is normal for a new 3A92, but this one is a 3A90)
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    Maker: ABS (in the Netherlands) Sort: K29030...

    Maker: ABS (in the Netherlands)
    Sort: K29030
    Price: about €20 ($25) including freight within Europe.
    They advertise freight to the USA and other countries.
    ...
  23. Poll: Now this old thread has been bumped, I'll put in...

    Now this old thread has been bumped, I'll put in my two cents.
    The long-term fuel consumption with my 1.0L 3A90 is still 4.3L/100km which is close to 55mpg American, nothing has changed over the...
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    Top is perfectly clean inside, like brand new....

    Top is perfectly clean inside, like brand new. Zero detectable oil consumption, but only 9bar compression (about 130psi).
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    Compression was asked, not compression ratio...

    Compression was asked, not compression ratio...
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