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mike_a_mechanic, Mitsubishi Mechanic
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hi, my l200 broke down last week, i heard an knocking noise

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hi, my l200 broke down last week, i heard an knocking noise then car stalled tried to turnover, but was like battery was flat, left it few mins then started fined after about 2mins the noise started again with engine shaking. AA came out said injector ive had this done done no change. any ideas??
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.
Hello, welcome. My name is***** will do my very best to assist you with your question. I apologize if you have been waiting long for a response.
Did any warning lights come on at all, has the vehicle been scanned for trouble codes?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
No warning lights and AA couldn't get a reading
Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.
Did you replace one injector or all?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Had all 4 replaced
Expert:  mike_a_mechanic replied 3 years ago.
Ok the issue that you are having and the fact that the vehicle will start again after it sits is consistent with the gear of the starter motor minding up and knocking against the flywheel. The starter would need to be checked as a first step.
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