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Forum: General Chat 08-04-2009, 10:38 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,542
Posted By thrasher
gas tanks

does anyone know anything about drain plugs in gas tanks.

i spent all this time earlier today fishing gas out of my tank with a 5 oz. tuna can. only to jack the car up to finally drop the tank and...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-21-2009, 02:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
well if anyone still reads this...was a clogged...

well if anyone still reads this...was a clogged cat

thanks for the help
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-19-2009, 03:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
got the wires and the new coils in. good news -...

got the wires and the new coils in.

good news - there not arcing anymore
bad news - my car still runs like shit

so i guess now im thinking either the fuel pump, or MAYBE a clogged cat
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-19-2009, 03:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By thrasher
well that sounds like it should be right. thanks...

well that sounds like it should be right.

thanks for your help
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-13-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
well i guess we found the problem to be bad wires...

well i guess we found the problem to be bad wires and a cracked coil.
so i got both from the dealer and they should be here on wednsday.

ill let you know how it turns out
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-11-2009, 03:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
well i discovered that the coils are arcing from...

well i discovered that the coils are arcing from coil to coil.
im pretty sure thats bad, and it has me thinking that i need new coils.

if the coil is bad can that (in a sense) fry my wire the...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-10-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
it started out as just something small and then...

it started out as just something small and then got progressively worse to the point that i cant drive it anymore.

it misfires at idle, but its not something you can tell unless you actually know...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-06-2009, 04:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,667
Posted By thrasher
need quick answers

i have a 1995 base mitsubishi 3000gt
5 speed transmission
and about 81000 miles

now heres my problem

when i step on the gas it (i guess you could say surges)
its like im pulsing the gas pedal...i...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-01-2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,086
Posted By thrasher
is it automatic transmission? might be a problem...

is it automatic transmission?
might be a problem with second gear...does it take a minute to shift?
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 06-01-2009, 04:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,352
Posted By thrasher
different oil

so the other day i had some one ask me why you dont put a different type of oil in your car(eg. putting 10w30 in a car that says 5w30)...and i couldnt come up with an answer other than "you just...
Forum: General Chat 06-01-2009, 12:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,614
Posted By thrasher
your best bet would have been to get his plate...

your best bet would have been to get his plate number...without that your kinda screwed
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-23-2009, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,637
Posted By thrasher
1995 base model mitsubishi 3000gt v6 3.0l 5 speed...

1995 base model mitsubishi 3000gt v6 3.0l
5 speed manual fwd
and it has about 82000 miles
and its completely stock
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-23-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By thrasher
1995 base model mitsubishi 3000gt v6 3.0l

1995 base model mitsubishi 3000gt v6 3.0l
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-23-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,637
Posted By thrasher
only when the car is moving...it starts to kick,...

only when the car is moving...it starts to kick, then it will just be like im not pressing the gass at all, then starts to kick again.
but no loss of power that ive noticed when its not kicking
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-21-2009, 12:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,637
Posted By thrasher
car kicks

is the only way i can describe it...when the tach gets above 3k the car starts kicking...any ideas? im think the fuel filter or injectors
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-18-2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,333
Posted By thrasher
install turbo

is there a way to get a turbo to work right without completely redoing everything...like just bolting it on, or does all of the work have to be done?
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-06-2009, 01:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,046
Posted By thrasher
usually it works your engine to have the air on...

usually it works your engine to have the air on because it runs off of your crankshaft, but thats about the extent of what i know
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 05-01-2009, 11:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,072
Posted By thrasher
turbo

this is i think a fairly common question, but i have to ask.

if im looking for a turbo kit for my base model 3000gt do i have to buy a kit that says its for a vr-4 because thats all anyone...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-29-2009, 09:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,388
Posted By thrasher
ive been to motorweb.com, 3sx.com, jcwhitney,...

ive been to motorweb.com, 3sx.com, jcwhitney, partstrain, and autopartswarehouse.com, and my mechanic.
the only place my mechanic was able to find one was the dealer and they want $70 for it.

is...
Forum: Repairs & Maintenance 04-28-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,388
Posted By thrasher
help with 3000gt

so my car needs a fuel filler neck, and noone has them no matter where i go.

does anyone know of any sites that might have one?

95 base 3000gt
Forum: Asian Imports 04-26-2009, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,277
Posted By thrasher
simple solution...get a turbo kit for it

simple solution...get a turbo kit for it
Forum: Asian Imports 04-26-2009, 12:58 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 10,389
Posted By thrasher
it almost sucks...it looks to much like a muscle...

it almost sucks...it looks to much like a muscle car to be an import, and it weighs way to much.
but i think what pisses me off the most is they made it automatic with paddle shifters...they need to...
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