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Alcester Mitsubishi Manifolds, Mufflers, Pipes, Catalytic Convertors & Oxygen Sensor Fitting

The Mitsubishi exhaust parts include: - Exhaust manifold, Header, Oxygen Sensor, Catalytic Convertor, Back Box (Muffler), Exhaust Pipe, Tail Pipe and a range of Mitsubishi exhaust fittings

If the catalyst fails, your Mitsubishi will probably fail the MOT emissions test.

Mitsubishi catalytic converter failure can be hard to diagnose as the catalyst becomes clogged with exhaust particle contamination or the Mitsubishi catalyst is poisoned by fuel contaminants

Mitsubishi exhaust corrosion problems are usually easy to diagnose as a dramatic increase in engine noise as one of the Mitsubishi exhaust sections or joints corrodes from the inside to form a hole

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A faulty Mitsubishi oxygen sensor (Lambda sensor) can also cause damage to the Mitsubishi catalytic converter due to an increase in unburnt fuel in the exhaust gases

Mitsubishi oxygen sensor (Mitsubishi Lambda sensor) failure usually occurs because of a build up of combustion mineral particles on the sensing element leading to the Mitsubishi engine running fuel rich

Mitsubishi Exhaust Fitting Alcester

Exhausts Mitsubishi Alcester

Mitsubishi Exhaust Components Fitted by local garages

Mitsubishi Timing Belt - Mitsubishi Cambelt
Mitsubishi Timing Belts replaced as part of a planned Mitsubishi service or if the Timing Belt on your Mitsubishi has snapped then a full engine inspection for valve & piston damage

Mitsubishi Body Panels
Replacement Mitsubishi panels fitted & sprayed to match - Light Mitsubishi Panel damage repairs

Mitsubishi Exhausts
Mitsubishi Engine manifolds, Front box, Back box, catalytic converter and exhaust pipes for Mitsubishi Exhausts fitted & welded

Mitsubishi EGR Valves
Replacement Mitsubishi EGR valves - ensure the exhaust gas recirculation system is functioning correctly on your Mitsubishi - The EGR valve helps your Mitsubishi burn fuel more efficiently by recirculating a portion the exhaust gas through combustion chamber and helps reduce Mitsubishi engine emissions; a broke or sticking EGR valve can be the cause of an MOT failure due to excessive emissions

Mitsubishi Gearboxes
Mitsubishi Manual & Automatic gearbox servicing & repair - Fitting a new or reconditioned Mitsubishi gearbox

Mitsubishi Paint Resprays
Paint resprays for minor scratch damage to the Mitsubishi paint surface or coating; Custom paintwork to make your Mitsubishi different using metallic paints, pearlescent pigments or company colours.

Mitsubishi Starter Motors
Replacement Mitsubishi Starter motors installed

Mitsubishi Tyres
Steel wheels, alloy wheels and tyres repaired and replaced with cheap tyres, run-flat tyres or low profile & performance tyres depending upon your budget and driving requirements. Part-Worn tyres may be available for your Mitsubishi model

Mitsubishi Electrical Components
Mitsubishi electrical faults repaired using Mitsubishi OEM components - Mitsubishi sensors checked e.g. Lambda sensors, air flow meters etc

Mitsubishi Engines
Mitsubishi Engine repairs, cylinder head skimming, valves & pistons

Mitsubishi Cooling System
Replacement Mitsubishi radiators fitted, cooling system pipework inspected for leaks and cooling fluid replaced to keep your Mitsubishi engine at its optimal operating temperature

Mitsubishi Oil Change & Filters Replaced
Mitsubishi Air filters, pollen filters; oil filter & fuel filter replaced, engine oil changed - Multigrade or Synthetic oils

Mitsubishi Clutches
Mitsubishi clutch repairs Alcester - Checking for leaks and repairing-replacing the clutch master-slave cylinder and fitting a new Mitsubishi Clutch kit

Mitsubishi Performance Spares
OEM Mitsubishi parts fitted or replaced with alternative performance parts

Mitsubishi Brakes
Routine Mitsubishi servicing, replacement Mitsubishi brake pads & discs fitted, Mitsubishi hydraulic pipework and joints inspected, repaired or replaced for a complete braking system overhaul

Mitsubishi Suspension System
Mitsubishi replacement shock absorbers & springs fitted for front or rear suspension problems, broken springs. Custom suspension systems installed, lowering springs fitted

Mitsubishi Autoelectrics
Mitsubishi electrical faults diagnosed - OBD fault finding - Mitsubishi engine fault codes checked & service lights reset - ECU problems, key coding and CANBUS systems checked

Mitsubishi Fuel Pumps
Often replaced at a milestone service if the fuel pump is operated by the Timing belt

Mitsubishi Alternators
Replacement Mitsubishi alternators fitted

Mitsubishi Garage Services - Mitsubishi Hydraulic Braking System Servicing and Repair

Modern Mitsubishi braking systems use hydraulic links to transfer stopping power

The enforced contact between the brake pads and brake drum or brake disc increases friction to slow down or stop the vehicle

Braking increases hydraulic brake fluid pressure

Mitsubishi brakes can last for thousand of miles depending on use and regular service

The hydraulic brake fluid is a non-compressible liquid so braking pressure is transferred via the brake pipes to the wheels and operates a slave cylinder piston that forces the brake pads against a brake drum or brake disc

The brake pedal controls the Master Cylinder (a fluid filled hydraulic piston) that transfers stopping power to the brakes

Mitsubishi Disc Brakes and Drum Brake Systems

In hydraulic braking systems, braking pressure operates a slave cylinder

Mitsubishi disc brakes have a pair of high friction brake pads mounted either side of a brake disc

Drum Brakes, if fitted, are usually found on Mitsubishi rear wheels

Drum Brakes are an older system than Mitsubishi disc brakes and use two half moon shaped brake shoes that move outwards during use to apply a frictional stopping force against the inside of a brake drum

Hydraulic braking pressure forces a brake calliper to press the brake pads against the disc to apply the necessary stopping force

Mitsubishi Brake Servicing - Mitsubishi Brake Discs and Pads

Mitsubishi Brakes will safely function correctly without the need for replacement for many thousands of miles

If the Mitsubishi brake discs warp then they should be replaced immediately

Mitsubishi brake discs will wear and need replacing eventually and should be inspected for pitting

if the Mitsubishi brakes overheat and are allowed to cool with pressure still applied for m the brake pads/shoes then it is possible for the disc to warp.

The brake pads on your Mitsubishi should wear first

Mitsubishi Brake Servicing & Inspection Alcester

Brake pipe Condition

Top Up Brake and Clutch Fluid Levels or

Brake drum condition

Replace Brake Fluid if necessary

Handbrake function and travel

Correct brake pad movement and level of wear

ABS warning light operation

General brake disc condition

Adjust handbrake

Hydraulic brake pipe fittings and joints for corrosion and leaking

Lubricate Hand Brake Linkages

And carry out the following maintenance of your Mitsubishi braking system:-

Clean and remove brake dust and loose corrosion and dirt from drums

Hand brake linkage condition

Brake calliper operation

Wheel cylinder condition

Auxiliary handbrake shoes where appropriate

Mitsubishi Steering System

The tyre tread is rapidly removed from the inner or outer tyre edge of your front tyres

Common symptoms of Mitsubishi steering alignment problems include:-
Vehicle Drift - Your Mitsubishi tends to pull left or right when travelling in a straight line
Modern Power steering and Drive by Wire Systems do not have the same mechanical linkages between the steering column and drive wheels making it difficult to 'feel' how the steering is performing.

The tyres will need to be replaced much sooner than necessary until the steering rack is adjusted to bring your wheels into correct alignment

One of the first signs of a potential problem with your Mitsubishi steering system is uneven tyre wear

Mitsubishi steering inspections:-

Correct Tyre Pressure - inc Spare

Steering Linkages for wear and corrosion

Tyre Condition - inc Spare

Steering Rack Gaiter condition

Correct wheel balance, including spare

Wheel Bearings for wear - play or noise

Mitsubishi Tyre wear and wheel alignment

Steering Condition

Power Steering Reservoir Levels and Top Up

Correct wheel nut torque to manufacturer's recommendations

Mitsubishi Services Braking System Servicing and Repair

Brakes can last for thousand of miles depending on use and regular service.

The hydraulic brake fluid is a non-compressible liquid so braking pressure is transferred via the brake pipes to the wheels and operates a slave cylinder piston that forces the brake pads against a brake drum or brake disc.

Braking increases hydraulic brake fluid pressure.

Modern braking systems use hydraulic links to transfer stopping power.

The brake pedal is attached the Master Cylinder; a fluid filled hydraulic piston.

The enforced contact between the brake pads and brake drum or brake disc increases friction to slow down or stop the vehicle.

Replacement Mitsubishi Cambelt - Timing Belt

Generally Mitsubishi belts should be replaced every 60,000 miles or less. So, if you have just bought a secondhand Mitsubishi that has 40,000 to 80,000 miles then it is important to know if the timing belt has been replaced or needs replacing. Check the Mitsubishi Owner's manual for your model for the recommended changing frequency

If the timing belt snaps it will most probably cause serious engine damage. The camshaft stops turning with some of the valves left in the open position. In a Free Running Engine there is enough clearance between a fully open valve and the piston head to avoid serious damage. In an Interference Engine there is no clearance and the engine relies upon accurate timing to keep the valves and piston head separated. With a broken timing belt; the inertia helps the crankshaft to rotate freely forcing the pistons to strike the open valves resulting in damaged valves, pistons, and possibly even damage to the cylinder head

The Timing Belt synchronizes the camshaft to the crankshaft position ensuring the valves open and close at the correct time in relation to the piston. Some vehicles use a cam chain in place of the belt or a timing gear system instead

Since Mitsubishi Timing Belts are hidden inside the engine they tend to be forgotten when purchasing a used Mitsubishi

High compression diesel engines are normally interference engines

Often it is prudent to replace a combination of items associated with the timing system. Most of the needed Mitsubishi parts can be obtained as timing kits containing the appropriate timing components; such as: Mitsubishi timing belt
timing belt tensioners
timing belt tensioner idler roller
front lower crank shaft seal
water pump gasket

Timing belts must be replaced at a specified manufacturer's interval. The timing belt should also be inspected regularly and replaced immediately if there is any evidence of cracking or fraying cuts or excessive wear

The toothed belt connecting the engine crankshaft to the camshaft is known as the Cambelt or Timing belt

Mitsubishi Fuel Injectors - Fuel Injection

LPG Petrol or Diesel Metering
Fuel Injection systems have replaced carburetors for the accurate mixing and delivering of petrol, lpg or diesel fuel in modern Mitsubishi vehicles

Mitsubishi Re-Mapping Alcester
The Mitsubishi ECU can be replaced with a programmable ECU or re-mapped to electronically alter the engine performance characteristics

Mitsubishi Engine Mapping
The Mitsubishi ECU controlling engine performance is pre-programmed with software containing embedded data on engine performance for different combinations of engine speed and acceleration

Mitsubishi Fuel Injection
Fuel injection systems mix fuel with just the right amount of air for optimal combustion & energy release in an internal combustion engine

EFI - Electronic Fuel Injection
The Mitsubishi fuel injection system is controlled by a mini-computer or Electronic Control Unit (ECU) that assimilates data from a series of temperature sensors and oxygen or lambda sensors providing feedback to help optimise fuel efficiency and power under a variety of conditions

Mitsubishi Maintenance - Oil & Filter Change Alcester

Moisture Scavengers - Detergents - Acidity Regulators
Moisture scavengers, detergents and acidity regulators prevent all kinds of contaminants degrading and abrading the internal moving surfaces of your Mitsubishi engine minimising the effects that water, particles, and fuel combustion residus can have on Mitsubishi performance
Once they have absorbed the maximum amount of water and other contaminants; the risk of corrosion and failure in your in your Mitsubishi engine increases

Anti Oxidants
Preventing internal engine oxidation in your Mitsubishi motor is the job of sacrificial anti-oxidants present in the lubricating oil; Anti oxidants are sacrificed to protect your engine and will eventually be depleted making it necessary to change your oil regularly

Oil Change Frequency
The mechanics rule of thumb with traditional multigrade engine oils used to be "change the oil every 3000 miles" but many vehicle manufacturers indicate 5000 to 7000 miles. Initially, follow the Mitsubishi recommended oil change guidelines to ensure you validate your warranty.

Oil Composition
Engine Lubricating Oil is composed of hundreds of chemicals; some can interact chemically, polymerise, oxidise and break down with the extreme conditions of temperature & shear forces pulling the oil molecules apart in your Mitsubishi engine thus, changing the lubrication properties.

Oil Change Masterclass
Keep a small amount of the engine oil used in your next oil change in a sealed container; then when you check your oil level with the dipstick you can compare the lubricity or lubricating properties of the oil against your fresh oil:- If the oil on the dipstick seems thin compared to your reference oil sample; it may be time to get an oil change to keep your Mitsubishi running smoothly

Oil & Filter Change
A new Mitsubishi oil filter and oil change shouldn't need a specialist Mitsubishi engineer and is minimal compared to the cost of an Engine Rebuild; with regular maintenance and routine servicing working out cheaper than disaster recover when your Mitsubishi engine fails

Synthetic Oil Change - Alcester
Modern synthetic oils can last longer than old petroleum based multigrades because they are more inert with a laboratory designed molecular structure and fewer natural catalytic impurities that increase oil breakdown compared to the cheaper engine oils

Mitsubishi Clutch Operation

The Mitsubishi clutch disc is, not surprisingly, a disc with each side covered in a high friction material. It is designed to engage with the high-friction surfaces of the pressure plate and flywheel. It is also designed to transmit power to theMitsubishi transmission system

The centre of the clutch disc has a spline pattern that matches splines on the power input shaft of the transmission system

The pressure plate comprises heavy-duty release springs, a metal pressure ring acting as a high friction surface to interact with the clutch disc, a thrust ring (or thrust fingers) for the release bearing, and release levers

Disengaging the clutch acts on heavy-duty release springs to isolate the pressure plate so that the disc is no longer pressed against the flywheel

When the clutch is dis-engaged the clamping force is removed so the clutch disc spins with the flywheel and no power is transmitted

Engaging the clutch forces the clutch against the flywheel transmitting power from the crankshaft to the transmission shaft

Mitsubishi Clutch failure often occurs when one or more of the high friction surface materials wears out on the disc. Even when the pressure plate is engaged and a clamping force is applied, there is no longer sufficient friction to transmit power without the clutch slipping. Normally the Mitsubishi clutch disc and pressure plate are replaced. Replacing the Mitsubishi Clutch is a major operation and it is sometimes advisable to replace a number of items, often supplied as a Mitsubishi Clutch kit:-
Mitsubishi clutch disc
pressure plate
release bearing
pilot bearing - bushing (when required)
internal Mitsubishi clutch slave cylinder

Alcester Exhaust Fitting Mitsubishi

The Mitsubishi exhaust system allows poisonous gases from the fuel combustionto vent into the atmoshpere away from the driver and cabin

Explosions from the instantaneous ignition of the compressed fuel and air igniting in the combustion chamber creat a lot of noise that needs to be silenced in the urban environment

The exhaust pipework helps muffle and deaden the noise from the fuel combustion process

Corroded exhaust pipes allow fumes and noise to escape; increasing the risk of poisonous carbon monoxide entering the cabin and significantly increasing noise making detection an easy task

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Mitsubishi ABS - Anti-lock Brakes

  • ABS Pump Modulator Combined
  • ABS Ecu
  • ABS Sensor
  • ABS Pump
  • ABS Control Unit
  • ABS Modulator

Mitsubishi Air Conditioning

  • Mitsubishi AC Fluid Top Up
  • Mitsubishi AC Evaporator
  • Mitsubishi AC Radiator
  • Mitsubishi AC Condenser
  • Mitsubishi AC Compressor
  • Mitsubishi AC Pump
  • Mitsubishi AC Receiver Drier

Mitsubishi Filters

  • Mitsubishi Fuel Filter
  • Mitsubishi Air Filter
  • Mitsubishi Oil Filter
  • Mitsubishi Transmission Filter Kit
  • Mitsubishi Cabin Air and Pollen Filter

Mitsubishi Sensors

  • Mitsubishi Air Flow Mass Meter
  • Mitsubishi Temperature Sensor
  • Mitsubishi Oxygen Sensor

Mitsubishi Electrical

  • Mitsubishi Water Pump
  • Mitsubishi Fog Lights
  • Mitsubishi Cooling Fan
  • Mitsubishi Starter Motor
  • Mitsubishi ECU Mapping Remap
  • Mitsubishi Fuel Pump
  • Mitsubishi Antenna
  • Mitsubishi Spark Plug HT Leads
  • Mitsubishi Eibach Pro Kit
  • Mitsubishi Alternator
  • Mitsubishi Window Motors
  • Mitsubishi Parking Light
  • Mitsubishi Lambda Sensor
  • Mitsubishi Bulbs
  • Mitsubishi Thermostats
  • Mitsubishi Heater Core
  • Mitsubishi Ignition Coil
  • Mitsubishi Electronic Control Unit
  • Mitsubishi Heater Blower Motor
  • Mitsubishi Oxygen Sensor
  • Mitsubishi Tail Lights
  • Mitsubishi Spark Plugs
  • Mitsubishi Headlights

Mitsubishi Wheel & Axle

  • Mitsubishi Tyres
  • Mitsubishi Axle Assembly
  • Mitsubishi CV Joint Boot Kit
  • Mitsubishi Ball Joints
  • Mitsubishi Alloy Wheel Repairs
  • Mitsubishi Control Arm

Mitsubishi Brake Parts

  • Mitsubishi Brake Calipers
  • Mitsubishi Brake Discs
  • Mitsubishi Brake Pads
  • Mitsubishi Brake Drums
  • Mitsubishi Brake Slave Cylinder
  • Mitsubishi Brake Master Cylinder
  • Mitsubishi Brake Servo
  • Mitsubishi Brake Compensator Valve
  • Mitsubishi Brake Rotor

Mitsubishi Clutch Fitting

  • Mitsubishi Clutch Slave Cylinder
  • Mitsubishi Flywheel
  • Mitsubishi Clutch Kit
  • Mitsubishi Clutch Cable
  • Mitsubishi Clutch Pedal
  • Mitsubishi Clutch Pressure Plate
  • Mitsubishi Clutch Master Cylinder
  • Mitsubishi Dual Mass Flywheel

Mitsubishi Exhausts

  • Mitsubishi Exhaust Pipes
  • Mitsubishi Muffler
  • Mitsubishi Exhaust System Complete
  • Mitsubishi Exhaust
  • Mitsubishi Silencer
  • Mitsubishi Oxygen Sensor
  • Mitsubishi Exhaust Box
  • Mitsubishi Exhaust Manifold
  • Mitsubishi Tailpipe
  • Mitsubishi EGR Valve
  • Mitsubishi Lambda Sensor
  • Mitsubishi Catalytic Converter (Catalyst)

Mitsubishi Engine Components

  • Mitsubishi Cylinder Head Gasket
  • Mitsubishi Timing Belt Kits
  • Mitsubishi Fuel Injector
  • Mitsubishi Pistons and Cylinder
  • Mitsubishi Distributor Cap & Rotor
  • Mitsubishi Ignition Coil
  • Mitsubishi Timing Chain Kits
  • Mitsubishi Engine Mounts

Alcester Gasket Fitting

  • Mitsubishi Cylinder Head Gasket
  • Mitsubishi Valve Cover Gasket

Mitsubishi Oil & Hydraulics

  • Mitsubishi Oil Filter
  • Mitsubishi Oil and Hydraulic Fluid
  • Mitsubishi Fuel Cap
  • Mitsubishi Oil Cap
  • Mitsubishi Oil Sump and Plate
  • Mitsubishi Oil Pump

Mitsubishi Parts

  • Mitsubishi Windscreen Wipers
  • Mitsubishi Radiator Pipes
  • Mitsubishi Bonnet Latch and Strut
  • Mitsubishi Hood Emblems
  • Mitsubishi Serpentine and V Belt
  • Mitsubishi Struts
  • Mitsubishi Radiator
  • Mitsubishi Wiper Blades
  • Mitsubishi Shock Absorbers
  • Mitsubishi Tie Rods
  • Mitsubishi Throttle Body & Cable
  • Mitsubishi Power Steering Pump
  • Mitsubishi Steering Rack
  • Mitsubishi Power Steering Hoses

Suspension Mitsubishi

  • Mitsubishi Timing Belt or Cambelt
  • Mitsubishi Additional Suspension Components
  • Ball Joints
  • Shock absorbers operation, evidence of Mitsubishi bush wear
  • Struts
  • Rubber Bushes
  • Pitman arm - Rear Wheel Drive Suspension
  • Tie Rods
  • Spring Condition
  • Sway Bar
  • Idler arm
  • Rubber Grommets
  • Inner and Outer Tie Rod ends
  • Control Arms or Blades
  • Shock Absorber performance
  • Suspension Strut Pivots
  • Suspension Struts

My Mitsubishi Won't Start

  • Front Tyres wearing quickly
  • Can't get into gear
  • slave cylinder leaking
  • Mitsubishi Headlights not working
  • Mitsubishi Immobiliser
  • master cylinder leaking
  • Mitsubishi Check Engine Light On
  • Clutch slips at high revs
  • Engine Oil Warning Light On
  • Clutch pedal on floor
  • Clogged Mitsubishi air filter
  • Mitsubishi Radiator fan not working
  • Clutch juddering
  • Battery Keeps going flat
  • Low Brake Pedal
  • Vacuum Leak
  • Warning Lights On
  • Mitsubishi keeps stalling
  • Engine Overheating
  • Tyre outside edge wears quickly
  • Automatic Locks Not Working
  • No Power When Accelerating
  • White Smoke From Exhaust
  • Cylinder head leaking
  • Judder when braking
  • Coolant Leaking
  • Engine Temperature Warning Light On
  • Poor Fuel Economy
  • Engine Misfires
  • Window stuck
  • Engine Won't Start
  • Timing Belt Loose
  • Corroded Brake Pipes
  • Engine Stalls
  • Tyres vibrate
  • Tyre inside edge wears quickly
  • Noisy Brakes
  • Steering Pulls To One Side
  • Loud Engine Noise
  • Clutch Slave Cylinder Leaking
  • Metal Particles in Fuel Filter
  • Clutch Won't work
  • Fails Emissions Test
  • No pick up for first gear
  • Power steering feels stiff
  • Air Conditioning Not Working
  • My Mitsubishi Does Not drive Straight
  • My Mitsubishi Won't Start
  • Block Mitsubishi Fuel Injector
  • Clutch slips if revved hard
  • Mitsubishi MOT Emissions Failure
  • Excessive oil consumption
  • Engine Idles Rough
  • Mitsubishi Lights not working
  • Fuse keeps blowing
  • Thrust bearing worn
  • Blue Smoke From Exhaust
  • Slipping when cold
  • Heater Not Working
  • Knocking sound
  • Engine Pings or Knocks
  • Seatbelt Locked
  • Engine Idle Surge
  • Injection System Warning Light
  • Spongey Brakes
  • Dim headlights on engine idle
  • Brakes Pull To One Side When Braking
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