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Mitsubishi Lancer Estate (2000–2002)

Last updated 26 March 2015

What's good

A lot of space and kit for the money.

Bargain new car prices.

Cheap used.

What to watch out for

Average warranty repair costs in 2003 Warranty Direct Reliability index (index 101.16 v/s lowest 31.93). Average warranty repair costs in 2003 Warranty Direct Reliability index (index 101.16 v/s lowest 31.93). Link:- www.reliabilityindex.co.uk

Can start to suffer severe corrosion at the front edge of the roof along the top of the screen after 7 years or so.

Recalls

31-10-2003: on 574 Lancers CT9A-0200201 to CT9A-0206345 pin in gearshift control could fall out making it impossible to change gear. Check tightness of pin and if loose fit new gear shift set. Also fit secondary locking arrangement to pin.

 

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