How to Change the Timing Belt on a 1997 Through 2000 3.0 Mitsubishi Eclipse?

Answer The manufacturer recommends that the timing belt on the 1997 through 2000 3.0 Mitsubishi Eclipse be replaced at 60,000-mile intervals. This is taking into account the previous service history on th... Read More »

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1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Timing Belt Installation?

The Mitsubishi Eclipse engine system uses a timing belt as opposed to a chain, which means that at around 60,000 miles the belt will need to be replaced -- possibly even sooner. Not only does the ... Read More »

How to Install a Timing Belt on a 1990 Mitsubishi Eclipse?

The Mitsubishi Eclipse timing belt keeps the parts operating in time with one another on the internal combustion engine. If the belt stretches or breaks, the engine will not run properly, if at all... Read More »

How do I Adjust the Timing Mark on a 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse?

The 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse sports coupe featured a 2.3-liter four-cylinder engine and a 3.0-liter six-cylinder engine. Both engines have a factory recommended ignition timing of 5 degrees. The ign... Read More »

How to Replace the Timing Belt on a 1997 Eclipse?

According to Autodata, the 1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse comes with three different engines: the 3.0L GT SOHC, the 2.0L DOHC, which has a balance shaft and the 2.0L DOHC with no balance shaft. All three ... Read More »