by rondo on Apr 13, 2008 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 4dr Wagon
As a student, I inherited this car, which has surpassed my expectations. The car is comfortable, and has so many options, even more than most new cars. It handles well on the highway at high speeds, the engine is slow but keeps up with traffic and is reliable except when the water pump failed. It has a lot of space and looks decent (small factory spoiler and sporty alloy wheels) The transmission shifts roughly when taking off from a stop but on the highway the car is quieter and smoother that a lot of other cars I have been in. Also mine is one of the few cars from the early 90's to have the optional ABS.
by missymiss on Apr 26, 2007 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 4dr Sedan
We purchased this car from a private party in 02 and I'm embarrassed to admit this but I have never taken my car to be serviced... EVER! My dad changed the oil on occasions and with that said the car is still going. Amazingly I don't know how it's still running but it is. I don't like my car, it's old and ugly but damn you can put it through a lot and it keeps ticking.
by rockinout88 on Jan 4, 2007 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante LS 4dr Sedan
This car wasn't bad...when I first bought it. I will agree that now that it has 225,000 miles on it, things will happen. However, this car is a nightmare. I recently found out that the engine in these cars has a recall. They burn oil and in 3,000 miles you will have nothing left. This goes along with the expensive parts I have had to replace. I would not suggest buying this car for the long term.
by duggles on Apr 8, 2006 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante LS 4dr Sedan
Overall this is not a bad car. However, the paint doesn't last, the seats are coming apart at the seams, and the automatic transmission is real troublesome. Also, this has to be one of the least aerodynamic cars I have ever driven - it gets about 18 mpg around town and about 20 on the highway.
by schatzieG on Sep 26, 2004 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 4dr Sedan
Bought this car used a year and a half
ago. Love how it handles. Great second
car. Great on gas, averages about 35
city and 45 on the highway. Has great
get up and go. Real nice looking car
inside and out. Gets head turns
everwhere I go.
by texson66 on Aug 7, 2003 Vehicle: 1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 4dr Sedan
I have really enjoyed my Mitsubishi! It
handled like a sports car( man, it can
corner!), had a throaty growl on
acceleration, and still looks great! The
interior held up well for over 10 years
..just a small wear spot on the drivers
I just want to share my experience with both of my Diamante vehicles. In 1996 I purchased my first Diamante and that was a 1993 ES Model with 82k for $13,500. Replaced Transmission in 2001 at 180K an...
I have a 1993 Diamante ES with antilock brakes, which I purchased new. I have replaced the rotors, but they continue to develop problems. Has anyone been able to install aftermarket upgrade brakes o...
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