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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-13-2019, 05:52 PM Thread Starter
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Plenum Vacuum Leak

I am in love with my truck. Wish they still made this beautiful magician of a SUV. At 209k, Gandolf the White (03 montero xls 3.8) has developed a vacuum leak where this vacuum actuator attaches to open the secondary flaps. He stalls out and idles erratically. Can this be by passed or fixed? Or am I buying a whole new plenum to get 1 small piece of plastic? Or should I start searching for a new Montero xls? I don't want to part with the love of my life.
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 04-16-2019, 12:38 AM
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Is the leak down in the middle of the bracket? This same engine is used in other Mitsubishi models. You may be able to find the part in a junkyard or possibly from an overseas supplier. I also have an '03 XLS. I've had to go both routes before with mine. Please let us know what you find.
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