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I have a Mitsubishi Mirage 1.25 premium auto and every few

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I have a Mitsubishi Mirage 1.25 premium auto and every few weeks it randomly emits a very loud series of beeps while driving, any clues?
Submitted: 29 days ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 26 days ago.

Hello

do you have any warning / check engine lights on?

also have you checked all the fluid levels? engine oil , coolant, brake fluid etc

when it beeps, what is the driving scenario? stationary , reversing, accelerating

Customer: replied 26 days ago.
Hi Matt,
There are no engine/warning lights showing and the most recent example was on a rainy evening. My wife had driven the car and reported the problem to me when she arrived home. I took the car out to try it and the beeps happened when I made the first few left turns and then stopped happening. I bought the car second hand and it appears to have had front and rear parking sensors added as an extra!
Expert:  Matt replied 26 days ago.

this sounds like it may be the aftermarket parking system to be honest

if you can pull a fuse or otherwise disable it then that would help diagnose it

Customer: replied 26 days ago.
To be honest that seems the most likely to me as well. Will try disabling it or take to a local auto technician to check. Thanks for your time, just wanted to check it wasnt a known problem
Expert:  Matt replied 26 days ago.

no problem

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