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Cheap to high performance
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By Michael
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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage Coupe DE 2dr Coupe (1.5L 4cyl 5M)


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This car handles great, good on gas, to gain more horse just replace air filter with a KN filter. That will give you 12 additional horse power and if you spend an additional $150 bucks you can up the performance with an after market chip for extra 30 hp without affecting smog. Cheapest way to get performance for a very reliable car-try it!


Favorite Features

Inside style, solid doors, comfortable sport seats, no mechanical problems.


Suggested Improvements

This is the last year but there are a lot of after market parts for performance upgrades.


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Awesome Mitsu!
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By Jacob
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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage Coupe DE 2dr Coupe (1.5L 4cyl 5M)


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Got my 2002 Mirage in '03.I hear a lot about bad mpg but mine gets an awesome 35+ mpg. Fun car with killer body kits, carbon fiber hoods, cold air intakes, etc. I've done a lot to mine and it just gets better mpg. Turbos for the 1.5l is out there but are expensive. Mine has 100+hp with 2.5 exhaust and cold air intake. So power is good and easily achieved. Cheap car, so cheap interior can we expect more? It does the job!


Favorite Features

Great mpg! Pretty feisty little car. No corvette but for the engine size it's kinda like a minature doberman! Cheap parts to make it faster.


Suggested Improvements

Nothing!


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Pretty good car
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By Just4God
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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage Coupe LS 2dr Coupe (1.8L 4cyl 5M)


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Over all this is a good car. I drove it for a little over 3 years when I traded it in for something larger. Very dependable.


Favorite Features

Transmission and battery. The tranny is mated perfectly with the engine. Also this had the best oem battery I have ever seen in a car.


Suggested Improvements

Exterior design and or mirrors. The biggest problem that this car has is huge blind spots.


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Mitusbishi ride to thrill
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By kid sid 2479
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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage Coupe DE 2dr Coupe (1.5L 4cyl 5M)


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I bought this car in April 2006 for only $7,999. It recently hit 23,000 miles. It was cheap and affordable. It was the best deal from a car dealership plus it still had avpowertrain warranty on it. It was easy to drive and had less confusing controls inside the car. It handled like a dream. It was a sporty looking car. The back part of it looks like Honda Coupe. I am not complaining about the power. It could have more, but that would make it more expensive. The car is very affordable, nice, and fun to drive of course. It does not give a good milege on roadways but on highways it does pretty well. For people with a tight budget who want a decent, sporty, eye-catching car, this would be it.


Favorite Features

Its has good looks and is sporty. Its easy to use controls are not high tech and confusing.


Suggested Improvements

More power would be good, but I don't race so I think they should improve on its safety features.


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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage LS
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By chad kassinger
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2002 Mitsubishi Mirage Coupe LS 2dr Coupe (1.8L 4cyl 5M)


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The Mitsubishi Mirage is a great car to drive around and just have fun with especially for a teeager or a younger person. It looks sporty and has pretty good power for a 4-cylinder vehicle. I'm thinking about fixing mine up, they make excellent import tuner cars.


Favorite Features

The engine sound and the stock radio (CD player). It has great bass quality and sound.


Suggested Improvements

The only thing that I would improve if I could would be the rattle of the trunk and some of the inside body parts.


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