2004 Mitsubishi Outlander Overview


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Good Alternative To Toyota Or Honda by Jon
 — its my mom's car... but anyway, very reliable given mitsu's rep. decent low end torque (may need a little planning when passing at low speeds, tho), handles much more like a car rather than an SUV, an... Read More
Easy On Gas,all Wheel Drive, Lots Of Room by pz0103
 — Perfect package for roominess,economy and durability. Durable and powerful 4 cyl. Engines and transmissions hold up with the best. Mits was way ahead of everybody when they came out with this product.... Read More
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2004 Mitsubishi Outlander Overview

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2004 Mitsubishi Outlander

The Outlander receives a more power version of the 2.4 liter engine this year, but this compact crossover SUV is otherwise unchanged.

The 2.4 liter inline four has been boosted to 160 horsepower and 162 pound-feet of torque.  A four-speed automatic continues to be the only transmission option, but a manual shift feature is also included.  Fuel economy has also improved slightly, and is now estimated at 20/26 mpg.

The Outlander continues with four styles, but Mitsubishi is planning to expand the model lineup for 2005.  This year, buyers may choose between the XL, XL AWD, XLS, or the XLS AWD.  The XL comes with all the basic necessities, like full power accessories, cruise control, a split-folding rear seat, a CD player and a full size spare.  The XLS adds a few upscale touches, like keyless entry and alloy wheels, and is eligible for options like a sunroof and premium with an Infinity sound system.

Many reviewers have listed interior and cargo room as the Outlander's best feature. Unfortunately, the folding seat will not go completely flat, which may hinder some loading needs.  There are numerous pockets and compartments for additional storage.  The Outlander's tall cabin offers ample headroom for both front and rear riders, but leg room may be a little cramped for taller passengers.


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Why Won't My 2004 Outlander Start When It's Warm Outside?

Sometimes when I turn the key I get nothing. Just the sound of the key turning. Sometimes I have to try it 6 or 7 times before it starts. When the weather is cool it starts no problem. It's getting ...

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What Engine Is Interchangeable With 2004 Outlander?

need to replace my engine. Is 2006 Mitsubishi lancer compatible with 2004 outlander?

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Is It Normal On The 04 Mitsubishi Outlander Awd To Stay On 3000 Rpm When Im...

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Changing Rear Lights Help

Changing rear left lights can't get light lens assembly out ,removed obvious screws but it wont come out

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Different Specs In Different Countries

Did the Mitsubishi Outlander (2004) have different specs for different regions (e.g. USA, EU, Middle East, Asia)? Please let me know at the soonest. Thanks in advance. Kind regards, Peter Andersson

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