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Mitsubishi Delica (1994 - 2007)

Last updated 10 January 2014

 
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Buying Guide

Good

  • A significant improvement over the previous L300 model, will full-time AWD
  • High driving position and well-positioned controls
  • Versatile interior layout, with seven or eight seats
  • Shogun technology gives 4x4 versions decent off-road ability
  • Some are very well equipped

Bad

  • Pre-1996 2.8TD models can suffer from failure of diesel pump seals.
  • Poor rust protection from the factory.
  • Some trim items, notably heater controls and fascia, are fragile, and more sophisticated interior features such as Crystalite roof blinds and motorised curtains are prone to failure.
  • Vehicles driven off road or used for heavy load carrying may develop cracks in the chassis above the bump stops.

Watch

  • Make sure has BIMTA certificate attesting not stolen or still on finance in Japan.
  • Club link www.mdocuk.co.uk
  • Left hand drive headlamp conversions for Mazda Bongos, Toyota Lucidas, Estimas, Enimas and Mitsubishi Delicias by www.completemotoringsolutions.es
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