2002 Mitsubishi Lancer User Reviews

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2002 Mitsubishi LancerReview
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A Solid First Car — It's actually a 1999 model, but the US system doesn't think the Lancer existed before 2002! (it wasn't sold there under that name before then). Damn insular Americans! Goes reasonably well considering 1.8 non-turbo engine. Handles well coz of low centre of gravity and light weight. Looks good for a late-nineties cheap sedan. Made of tin - wouldn't want to be in a crash in it! Surprisingly reliable - 10yrs, 86,000kms and no major problems! (prob just jinxed myself!)

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: Cheap and fun

Cons: Feels like it's made of tin / aluminium!

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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Me — handing isnt that great. has to have a tie rod end replace. not t ofun gas is ok. GAS MILAGE IS ABOUT 32; braking good .the inside good just dont liek the rims on the car wish it was sblue

Primary Use: Commuting to work

Pros: do burn outs

Cons: to slow

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z RallyReview
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Worth Every Dollar And More — Mitsubishi's are amazing! They handle so well and are quick off the line. I guarentee that I will have an evo in the future. I would not trade my year of car for anything it has held up so well. The only repairs I have had to do so far is regular checkups. And on top of all that, its fun to drive!

Primary Use: Family transportation

Pros: Quick, Handles well, Comfortable.

Cons: none

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer LSReview
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Civic And Corolla Owners Wasted Their Money — I love getting Japanese quality for Korean prices. The Lancer gets passed up as an "off-brand" Japanese car, making used-car prices appealingly low. The thing's a blast to drive, even in automatic trim. It's peppy (for a small car) and relatively quiet. Cost of ownership is very low. Aside from regular oil /fluid changes and a timing belt swap at 120k, the car has not required any service.

Pros: Power everything, attractive interior, peppy

Cons: Thin paint, noisy AC compressor

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Mitsubishi Lancer — accelaration is a little bit weak whereas braking & handling r good it need repairs a little bit appearance is ok nt very good nt very bad gas mileage is it gives app 60 kms,maintainance is ok yeah its fun to drive it

Pros: colour

Cons: a little bit fault in engine

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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Not Stock — Bought this car 2 years ago completely stock. Realized it was way to slow, so I put an obx header, short ram air and a full exhaust on it. 1/4 mile time went from 17.9 to 16.9 after the parts were put on. The exterior has a body kit, carbon fiber hood, carbon fiber wing and 16 inch Sport race rims. Interior is completely stock. The only thing I don't like about the car is it's slow pick up and that it is an automatic.

Pros: Interior, exterior, quick

Cons: 1/4 mile time, Automatic Transmission

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ESReview
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My First Car — First car. It is actually a '97 model but car iq wouldn't let me choose. For a 1.5l engine it seems to go nicely. Only $3500 to buy. Very cheap to run. Good fun to drive because of manual. Overall a very nice first car. No real mods planned or intended.

Pros: Manual, looks, affordability

Cons: Few dents, lots of stone chips, lots of kms.

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z RallyReview
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Lancer 2002 — i love ma car very much may it don' have the best performance but i thin' it's great car cuz u can tune it as u like and get from her what u don' imagine . i have alot of fun when i drive it cuz she's like a baby angry and fanny after all i cane say i LOVE Her

Pros: i can tune any thin' in it

Cons: it's sedan not coupe

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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer O-Z RallyReview
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02 Oz Mitsubishi Lancer — I have installed some Tein Springs that combine with the stock sway bar of the OZ that produces awesome handling. However its not fast at all, but i wasn't going for speed when I wanted a car. Looks ok for stock oz of course, but there are many bodykits that are available for the car. And of course lots of customization.

Pros: Great modification car, lots of parts to change and easy! Great gas mileage!!!

Cons: Not recomended for track, there are better cars that go fast for the money you pay on this one.

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Lancer Coupe — It's a little car that is fast and drives well. For a cheap, old car it runs really well, I just love it.

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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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