2002 Mitsubishi Lancer User Reviews

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z RallyReview
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    There Quick Little Cars In Tight Areas But In The Wide Open There Not So Good — The car itself isn't bad. It could use some more power. The handling is alright, leaves something to be desired. Its got some little rattles here and there that come and go but nothing major. i've had to replace the cv axles, wheel bearings, and im about to upgrade the coil packs. it doesn't cost a lot to run and the insurance is pretty good. overall this car is pretty fun to drive, and its small so it can get thru traffic pretty easily.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: good on gas, has potential

    Cons: if your not planning on doing work to the car then dont buy it

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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    Nom Nom <3 — Sexy lines, Good on gas, and once i am done with the styling.. watch out! got some big plans for this vehicle! I am anxiously waiting to start on this project, and to also start on my main car project! Only downside of this white ES... its a auto.. but again in LA traffic, that would be a nice change from my 5-speed!

    Pros: Ride Height, and style which is soon coming to a street near you!

    Cons: Not drivable right now :(

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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    Buy It — One of my dream car is the Lancer Evolution IX. I can't afford it so I bought its little brother which is the Lancer ES. I put a lot of effort on it and now it looks awesome. The only I don't like about my car is that I bought an automatic. If you're gonna buy the manual, it's a lot more fun to drive.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Safe to drive

    Cons: Nothing really

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z RallyReview
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    Great Car, Probably The Best 9k I Have Ever Spent... Has Lasted And Still Going Strong! — Great car, i was truly suprised at how well this was built.. to just give you an example, i once drove over 100 miles with no engine oil! of course, i did not know it was gone, lol but the car still runs strong! Could use a little more power, but thats fixable... i love my car!

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Fun, Sporty, Compact

    Cons: Only thing i can think is the no power issue.

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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    Great Car. — The new 02 Lancer took over the Mirage line up. It's heavier but much more luxurious than the mirage. less road noise, better seats and interior all in all. Come's stock with a 2.0L SOHC which is just enough for the car, really good torque but can use more power which is an easy fix by way of a bolt on turbo kit from Road Race Motorsports or a cheaper custom built turbo kit. Lots of exterior options here in the US and a lot of JDM items for the car but are really pricey to get a hold of.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: Great daily driver

    Cons: nothing

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    Lancer Wizzard Of The O.z. — This is a fun city care, good in traffic. It has enough get up and go to have some fun, but it is no racer. It has nice rims and a keyless started added to it, both are just plus to its already cool appearence. Last but not least is the iPod jack and sweet sound system.

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: It is fun

    Cons: Temptation for speeding.

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    Mitsubishi Lancer Mr Coupe 1.8 Ltr — found it cheap relaible. i had the MR Coupe found it little hash on back roads and the gear changes in auto not smooth .i found the dash ecta to be ok but looks cheap ..could hear the outside noise from car and the motor working. found the handel responsive and easyer to park in city and country. i curretnyl own Fairlane thesedays which i find it more mys side of drving

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Cheap, Easy to drive

    Cons: the Sports Auto harsh in gear changes even after servicing .

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    2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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    Good Car — Performance- not bad,little bit off with the acceleration but overall speed is good (even stock). braking and handling is good. Put it to the test about a month ago at the races against some "souped up" civics. Build- Great. Learnin to drift i took a corner too hard an smacked the back end on a curb. Thought i was lookin at about 1,000$ in repairs but it ended just bein a control arm. 140$ car runs like new. Appearance- Interior is great. Nice granite style dash trim. Exterior isnt bad stock,seen a few body kits an they looked phenomenal Cost of Ownership- Alot better than i thought it would be. gets about 30mpg,doesnt need much maintenance just basic stuff. Fun Factor- This car is fun as hell to drive.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Handling,overall speed and control

    Cons: 4door 4banger

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    Good One — Performance -bad acceleration, good braking, very good handling Quality very good Cost of Ownership gas mileage good maintenance every where and lots of spare parts every where its avery good car, but with ahigher engine i would recommend it to anyone

    Primary Use: Commuting to work

    Pros: look

    Cons: engine

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    Easy All Round To Own This Car Plenty Of Room Easy To Maintaine. — The Performance is great,Acceleration is good,easy to handle on the roads tar or dirt, only the when it needs service, No squeaks/ rattles.I think the Appearance of my car is great out standing,love the interior & exterior all matches very well,very good in the price, goes well on the gas mileage,it only has it service when it need it does not need any maintenance on it.my car is so easy to drive and fun being in it to and very comfortable to. i love the colour rose...

    Primary Use: Family transportation

    Pros: Can handle any type of weather or roads.

    Cons: no reason really only if your old it is a bit to low to get in & out of.

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    Reviews From Other Years

    2013 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

    Beautiful Outside But Not Impress With Inside By Andarl

    Overall I still think this car is overpriced for it's class, for the money you pay you are better off looking into something else unless you're a fan of Mitsubishi or just save up to get the Evo once ... Read More

    Very Good Family Car With Some Fun By otakugenx

    Good car for anyone looking for fuel economy, space, and styling. The warranty is very good also, 5/60 for second hand and 10/100 original. I would recommend buying this car for anyone that is looki... Read More

    2012 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

    Chic, Versatile, And Reliable! By JStarks1

    My Ralliart is the perfect combination of style performance and comfort! It's great for all driving conditions from long road trips to snow conditions to everyday driving. My wife and I always get com... Read More

    2011 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

    Mean Palm Beach Es By Charlieboy24

    I dislike the fact the CVT tansmission limits the ability to add some nice power to the car. I think the car has somewhere around 175-180hp overall. But Im not sure, I have not put it on a dyno. This ... Read More

    Lady Driven By CurveHugger_86

    The only thing I regret about this car is someone wrecking it I miss her she was my best friend on wheels. A fun car for a young person or one at heart. The RalliArt was the first Lancer I've driven a... Read More

    2010 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

    Love My Mitsubishi By Larisa

    A great economy car - runs like a sewing machine, reliable, budget-friendly. I had no issues with it since I got it - many friends with fancier cars are envious! I also loved the salesperson at the de... Read More

    It's Not About The Car. It's The Driver By De

    Initially I thought the fuel consumption was going to be very bad when I changed the exhaust but then it didn't. Performance - Mid Range is good Build Quality - Paintwork need to be improved Appearanc... Read More

    2009 Mitsubishi Lancer Reviews

    Build It And They Will Appreciate It By im2sick

    Cost alot to build but great way to spend time in the community. Unless you have the money buy a civic and save alot of dreams and heartache. Performance shops will be your best friend and forums are ... Read More

    My Daily Driver By Kevin

    The handling on this car is by far the best of any I have driven, including mustangs and mazdas. The Rockford/Fosgate sound system is impressive for a factory system. It could use another 30 hp, but... Read More

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