Engine Mitsubishi 4B40

The Mitsubishi 4B40 1.5-liter gasoline turbo engine has been produced only since 2017 and is installed only on the rather popular Eclipse Cross coupe-shaped crossover. The motor emits combined fuel injection or a combination of direct and distributed injection.

The engine was installed on:

  • Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross 1 (GK) since 2017.

Specifications

Production years since 2017
Displacement, cc 1499
Fuel system combined injection
Power output, hp 150 – 163
Torque output, Nm 250
Cylinder block aluminum R4
Block head aluminum 16v
Cylinder bore, mm 75
Piston stroke, mm 84.8
Compression ratio 10.0
Features no
Hydraulic lifters no
Timing drive chain
Phase regulator MIVEC
Turbocharging yes
Recommended engine oil 5W-30
Engine oil capacity, liter 4.3
Fuel type 92
Euro standards EURO 5/6
Fuel consumption, L/100 km (for Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross 2018)
— city
— highway
— combined
9.2
6.2
7.3
Engine lifespan, km ~250 000
Weight, kg 143

Disadvantages of the Mitsubishi 4B40 engine

  • The unit has just begun to be offered and the statistics of its malfunctions have not yet been collected;
  • The manufacturer allows the use of 92nd gasoline, which is dangerous for direct injection;
  • Some owners complain about floating revs during short stops.

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