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  1. Problem Reports
    For the past month my GT has been running rough (spitting, sputtering, terrible gas mileage, exhaust smell, running rich, black smoke out tailpipe). I mean it was barely getting me to work. I'd have to play with the clutch and accelerator anytime I got into traffic just to keep it from dying on...
  2. 3G Eclipse RS/GS Specific
    Okay, so my 03' GS 2.4L is idling at 500-550 (Kind of Rough), no accessories on. With accessories + A/C on, idles at 450-500 (Very Rough). BEFORE I did this work, the car was idling at 1,100 - 1,500. I disconnected the battery when I did rear motor mount and throttle body, and have waited over...
  3. Problem Reports
    I've run into the an idle issue (which seems to be a common issue based on searching IAC on here). I see the most common solution has been to clean it, but this is where I run into a problem. The 3 screws that secure the IAC are all stripping with the slightest amount of force applied. I will...
  4. Problem Reports
    Im just looking for some suggestions of where I should start my search of the problem. Issue occurred today. My eclipse has been running great but on the way home I noticed it was idling really low and could feel it as well. I didn't think anything of it so got home parked it. Until I went back...
  5. Problem Reports
    Have a 2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse at 180,000 miles. With the summer days starting up here in the south I need ac! I charged my ac last year and quit using it because my driver floor would get soaking wet. So I tried to turn it on yesterday and it won't blow cold at all! First thought was it leaked...
  6. Problem Reports
    Hey peeps, So I've owned my 04 Eclipse GS for about 2 months now. I'm on a very tight budget, but I wanted a car that I could build in a style of my own. Anyways, I've been having a problem with my car starting. Sometimes I go out to start it, and occasionally I will hear the started...
  7. New Members Forum
    So I have a 2000 Eclipse GT and I replaced the turn signal switch about five months ago because the headlights were staying on all the time. I thought the problem was fixed until a couple weeks ago when the lights started turning off when I turned my right blinker on. The lights flick back on...
  8. 3G Eclipse RS/GS Specific
    Hello, so i recently bought a 2000 eclipse GS with 180,000 miles, and it had a really bad vibrating issue because the engine mounts and transmission mount were torn out. So i changed all of them but the vibration still there, i mean no as annoying as it was before but still there. This...
  9. Problem Reports
    I possibly just dropped 4 washers in my engine after removing the intake plenum :( One of the four I was able to find and retrieve with a magnet. The washers are 3/8" in the center, maybe a half inch in length(?) I can't find any other washers on the ground or in the engine bay. My question is...
  10. Problem Reports
    Hello everyone! I want to first apologize if this has been answered before, i have looked on the forums for something that relates to this but some things are similar but doesn't exactly fit my problem. Without further waiting, here is my problem. I drive a 2001 eclipse gs. I got it in October...
  11. Problem Reports
    Hello all, Love this forum and how friendly most everyone is in helping out and answering questions. I have an '03 GTS Eclipse. 184,000 miles. Automatic. Have had more issues with it in the past year than I really want to count (due to a bad oil seal replacement by a tires plus that started...
  12. Problem Reports
    Its when im stopped at a light and the car is in drive. I makes a weird noise that comes from the black thing thats beside the valve cover or maybe something in that area of the engine. Its a 2003 eclipse gts automatic. When i put the car in park it stops and idles smooth? Ive changed spark...
  13. Car Audio and Electronics
    Welp the title says it all. I'm new to the eclipse i have a 2003 gts v6 3.0. My inside rearview was cracked so i cut the wires going to the clip that connects to the back of mirror. I have a new mirror but even after splicing wires still nothing. The new mirror is from the same car so maybe its...
  14. Problem Reports
    Have 3.0L gt with some problems to say the least. I got the vehicle running a few days back and now am facing some problems with it (The vehicle not running was unrelated) . Seems to me a problem with the clutch, but not too sure. When in the driver seat I am able to shift the gears without...
  15. Problem Reports
    When starting, my 3.0 liter 2000 manual transmission eclipse turns over strong. While the battery is charged the car has no problem turning over. I have to pump the gas for my car to start. When running there is no loss of performance and no hesitation. It has a clean fuel filter and band new...
  16. New Members Forum
    I was fiddling with my fog lights and for some reason now my guage lights are out and so is my rear tail/marker light. the fuses and bulbs are all fine. I have no Idea what the problem is
  17. Problem Reports
    I have an eclipse gs 2.4l with everything stock and recently ive been having a big problem with the cars idle. A while ago it started having the problem of idling at rpms between 1k-500 and the ses light came on. Everytime i started it the idle at a different speed. I got it scanned and threw a...
  18. Problem Reports
    Hi guys. hoping to get help with a confusing problem Ive been dealing with for a while now. I have a 2002 eclipse gs and am having problems rolling both windows down and also sunroof seemed to quit at same time but not as worried about that. Ive replaced fuses for both, the relay, tried a...
  19. Problem Reports
    Recently I had a problem where my engine was turning off randomly while driving. There was no noise or warning it would just suddenly be off. The first few times it turned on without a problem. After a while it wouldn't turn on anymore. After some investigation it turned out that the fuel...
  20. Show and Shine
    So I got 4300k HID's recently from Amazon. Here's the link to the product: Kensun HID Xenon Conversion Kit "All Bulb Sizes and Colors" with Premium Ballasts - H1 - 4300k : Amazon.com : Automotive The installation went smoothly and everything seemed fine. However, as shown in the pictures below...
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