20 Most Recent 1997 Mitsubishi Mirage Questions & Answers

Nothing simple about that kind of problem, $1700.00 is cheap for a rebuild, go for it.

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jun 26, 2017

can be anything from battery terminals to igniton tumbler
to something failing at a heat temperature
coils failure to crank angle sensor

becasue it starts up again
ecu would be the last thing

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Mar 01, 2017

Ultimately you will need a new battery.
Inthe short term, pry off the small covers and ensure there is enough acid solution to cover plates inside... Not completely full, about 3/8" down.
Then once all ok on fluid (add water if low), charge battey for a while or get a jump start. AAA is your friend for this.
Battery will not live long after being completely discharged but this may give you a little time

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jul 25, 2016

Look behind the front bumper, under the RHS headlight.

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jun 26, 2016

Have the ECT Engine Coolant Temp sensor checked as it may be stuck reading warm when its cold causing a lean condition .

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jan 21, 2016

1 sensor located after catalytic converter, press the helpful button
link tells how
How to Replace the Oxygen Sensor on Mitsubishi Mirage eHow

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jan 15, 2016

Have you had someone check the engine computer for trouble codes ?

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Dec 07, 2015

camshaft sensor

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Sep 13, 2015

there you have a wild guess..
ask your mechanic this,

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Jul 02, 2015

Not really a side-of-the-road procedure:

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Apr 29, 2015

The firing order would depend on which specific model and engine you have in your mirage. A complete list with diagrams can be found here:


1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Feb 25, 2015

Check and see if your crankcase is getting fuller or if you have excessive steam coming out of the tail pipe.

1997 Mitsubishi... | Answered on Oct 25, 2014

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