Engine Mitsubishi 4G92 under the hood

Engine Mitsubishi 4G92

The 4G92 power unit, like its older brother 93, is one of the most popular engines of the Mitsubishi concern. Although it was in production for only 12 years, it deserved popular love with interest. And there is a reason. As practice shows, the motor has almost no typical serious malfunctions that could lead to costly repairs. The in-line 4-cylinder engine is reliable, however, it was not possible to get into the top five, but there are enough people who want to buy a 4g92 engine from Japan to this day. This is because the engine has a rational fuel consumption, consuming an average of 7 liters per 100 km. Quite modest for a volume of 1600 cubes.


Manufacturer Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
Also called 4G9
Production years 1991-2003
Cylinder block alloy cast iron
Fuel system carburetor/injector
Configuration inline
Number of cylinders 4
Valves per cylinder 4
Piston stroke, mm 77.5
Cylinder bore, mm 81
Compression ratio 10-11
Displacement, cc 1597
Power output, hp 94-174/5500-7500
Torque output, Nm / rpm 135-167/4000-7000
Fuel type 95
Euro standards up to Euro 3
Weight, kg ~145
Fuel consumption, L/100 km
— city
— highway
— combined
Oil consumption, gr/1000 km up to 1000
Recommended engine oil 5W-30 / 5W-40 / 5W-50 / 10W-30 / 10W-40 / 10W-50 / 15W-40 / 15W-50 / 20W-40 / 20W-50
Engine oil capacity, liter 3.8
Amount of engine oil for replacement, liter 3.5
Oil change interval, km 10000
(better 5000)
Normal engine operating temperature, °C 90-95
Engine lifespan, km
— official information
— real


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