Mitsubishi Outlander

Recall Alert: 2002-2007 Mitsubishi Lancer; 2004 Lancer Wagon; 2003-2006 Lancer Evolution and Outlander; 2007-2013 Outlander V-6

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 21, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 175,000 model-year 2002-07 Mitsubishi Lancer, 2004 Lancer Wagon, 2003-06 Lancer Evolution and Outlander, and 2007-13 Outlander V-6 vehicles originally sold or ever registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri,… Read More

Recall Alert: 2002-2007 Mitsubishi Lancer; 2004 Lancer Wagon; 2003-2006 Lancer Evolution and Outlander; 2007-2013 Outlander V-6

By Tom Torbjornsen on July 21, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 175,000 model-year 2002-07 Mitsubishi Lancer, 2004 Lancer Wagon, 2003-06 Lancer Evolution and Outlander, and 2007-13 Outlander V-6 vehicles originally sold or ever registered in Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri,… Read More

Headlight Safety Test Casts Shadow on Compact SUVs

By Matt Schmitz on July 12, 2016

CARS.COM — As the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety continues to shed new light on the performance of one of the most basic, yet vital, elements of car safety — headlights — automakers have their work cut out for them.… Read More

Firm Hacks 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Via Wi-Fi

By Matt Schmitz on June 7, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV isn't slated to arrive at U.S. dealerships until fall, but the automaker is already facing a major safety issue: Hackers in Europe exploited a vulnerability in the SUV's onboard computer. Mitsubishi has instructed European… Read More

2014-2015 Mitsubishi Outlander Engine Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on May 27, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Affected vehicles may be hard to start when the engine coolant temperature is low (between 32 and 68 degrees). This is due to a software glitch. Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2014 Mitsubishi Outlander 2015 Mitsubishi… Read More

2009-2011 Mitsubishi Climate Control Blower Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on April 5, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: In affected vehicles, the shaft and bearing inside the front climate control blower motor, which forces air through your vents, may have been improperly centered when manufactured. Over time, the bearing could seize, stopping air flow. Vehicles… Read More

2016 New York Auto Show What You Missed: Day Two

By Matt Schmitz on March 24, 2016

CARS.COM — New York may be the city that never sleeps, but it's time to put our on-the-scene coverage of the 2016 New York International Auto Show to bed. The second day of what is billed as the most-attended auto… Read More

2017 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV: First Look

By Mike Hanley on March 24, 2016

Competes with: Toyota Highlander Hybrid Looks like: Familiar Outlander styling hides an advanced drivetrain Drivetrain: 2.0-liter gas engine and two electric motors powered by a lithium-ion battery pack; all-wheel drive Hits dealerships: Fall 2016 CARS.COM — Mitsubishi is set to… Read More

Mitsubishi Pins Future on Crossovers

By Jennifer Newman on January 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Mitsubishi has its sights set on selling 100,000 vehicles in 2016 and beyond, and the keys to hitting that goal, the automaker says, are crossovers and electric vehicles. "That's what's going to get us to the next levels… Read More

Study: Women Value Price, Practicality Over Performance, Prestige

By Matt Schmitz on December 22, 2015

Setting aside any debate over the validity — or perhaps lack thereof — of gender roles in society, men and women by some measures have been shown to value different attributes while car shopping. Men prize performance and prestige, while… Read More

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport: What's New

By Cars.com Editors on December 15, 2015

Vehicle Overview The 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport gets a refresh for the model year, with the focus being updating its exterior styling. ExteriorStyling changes are highlighted by a new nose that features an updated front grille drawn from Mitsubishi's Dynamic… Read More