2002 Mitsubishi Lancer Overview

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer Overview

The Lancer is a new addition to the Mitsubishi lineup for 2002, replacing the Mirage economy car. The new Lancer name has been used to announce significant engineering improvements to its entry level car. The Lancer is larger, more powerful, and more equipped than its predecessor.

There are three trim levels for the Lancer: the ES, LS and O-Z Rally. All models are powered by a 2.0 liter inline four, which generates 120 horsepower and 130 pound-feet of torque. The ES and O-Z are available with either a five-speed manual or a four-speed automatic transmission. The LS is only available with the automatic. Fuel efficiency is estimated at 26/33 mpg with the manual and 24/30 mpg with the automatic.

More features also become available with the Lancer, as Mitsubishi attempts to distance this new offering from the Mirage. All models come standard with air conditioning, power steering, cloth upholstery, front bucket seats, power mirrors, power windows, power door locks, a CD player and automatic-off headlights. The two upper trims include cruise control, keyless entry and alloy wheels.

According to reviewers, he Lancer's best features are a comprehensive features list, a spacious interior and fuel economy. There is plenty of head and leg room are adequate, but the cabin is too narrow for three adults to be comfortable in the back. Some interior materials retain the low quality attributes of the Mirage, but the interior does appear to be well-constructed.

The Lancer's acceleration might be frustrating for some drivers. Test drivers recommend the manual transmission.

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    Mitsubishi Lancer Questions

    mikeoown
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    Car Loses Power

    my 2002 model, mitsubishi cedia suddenly loses power and engine rev shoots. i have replaced the gearbox with no success

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    Samod Himesha
    30

    What Is The Small Spring?

    It is mitsubishi 1985 lancer box gasoline engine.

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    Ahmed Mamdouh
    0

    Using The Ac Causes The Engine To Heat Up.

    I drive a Mitsubishi Lancer 1993, using the AC causes the engine to heat up when I am driving in traffic or on the highway, and it starts cooling down to normal levels once I turn off the AC. The co...

    33 views with 3 answers (last answer about a month ago)
    Monica Trevino
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    Catalyst

    Took to get a smog. Failed due to on board computer has not completed self checls. My catalyst is reading not ready...what can I do?

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    2002LancerOZRally
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    2002 Mitsubisi Lancer Oz Rally Won't Start For 15 Minutes After Fill Up

    My 2002 Mitsubishi Lancer OZ Rally always takes up to 15 minutes to start after I put gas in the car. If I fill it up... 15 minutes. If I put in a quarter of a tank... 15 minutes. Some people have s...

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