How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jake Your Own Question
Jake, Mitsubishi Mechanic
Category: Mitsubishi
Satisfied Customers: 4283
Experience:  Experienced collision repair technician, Pulaski Tech graduate and DSM hobbyist.
Type Your Mitsubishi Question Here...
Jake is online now

I have a Mitsubishi Outlander Equippe diesel 2009 61K miles.

This answer was rated:

I have a Mitsubishi Outlander Equippe diesel 2009 61K miles. During the past week, the ASC warning light and Service warning light have come on occasionally when I start the car. It doesn't happen everytime. When it does, I can restart the car and the warning lights don't reappear. What could be causing this? The car is booked into the dealership on Friday for a service but I want to prepare myself in case there may be a hefty bill.

Hi there, thanks for the question.

There is really 2 common issues with this year model and the ASC system.

The first being the wheel speed sensors failing, this can in return throw a P1773 code which will trigger the service warning light as well. This fault is the MOST common and will run around $300 for the repair.

The other fault being an internal driver failure with the ABS/ASC unit which is much more rare. When this happens though it is a very expensive repair because the pump will have to be replaced and the g sensor calibrated, as well as the steering angle zeroed.


Jake and other Mitsubishi Specialists are ready to help you