Is the Evo SST good?

Yes. Quite simply – this is the Evo to have, and not just because the manual provides only five speeds and is not completely fumble-proof. The whole thing gels so well, feels so much of the Playstation paddle-shift era and is so well sorted that it’s hard to imagine that you’ll ever miss the manual.

Are Evo X reliable?

Registered. If you service them regularly if its stock and if its modded with mild mods and a good tune they are very reliable.

How does Mitsubishi SST work?

The SST uses two wet clutches, which will switch from one to the other, when the trans shifts to the next gear. While one is engaged, the other will stay disengaged and select the next gear. When the unit changes gear, one clutch will disengage while the other, with the preselected gear, engages.

What is SST transmission?

Twin Clutch SST (Sport- or Sportronic Shift Transmission) is the brand name of a six-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission, developed by Getrag for Mitsubishi Motors.

What does sportronic mean?

Sportronic is a term with a few meanings. It refers to transmissions of Alfa Romeo and Mitsubishi vehicles. In Alfa Romeo cars, Sportronic is an automatic transmission with a manual shifting mode. It has been used since the late 90s. It combines the advantages of a manual and an automatic gearbox.

Is Ralliart a CVT?

Just the sedans can be equipped with more powerful engines, including turbocharged 2.0L engines in the Ralliart and EVO versions. Aside from the basic engine, all of the others feature all-wheel drive. The transmissions include a five-speed manual, a six-speed automatic or a CVT, depending on which trim you choose.

What is the rarest Evo?

The Evo VI Extreme is the rarest Evo of them all, with only 29 being built, which also makes it one of the most collectible. It was built by Ralliart UK and launched in 1999.

What kind of transmission fluid does my Mitsubishi Evo X need?

We are pleased to offer comprehensive services to overcome any faults you may have with your SST transmission but it is vitally important to maintain your Evo X to a high standard and regularly replenish the SST fluid with genuine Mitsubishi Dia Queen SSTF.

What are the most common problems with the Mitsubishi Evolution X?

Repairs and upgrades to these units are one of the most common concerns undertaken on the Evolution X and if you were to visit a Mitsubishi dealer, they would suggest a new transmission should you encounter an issue.

Is the Getrag transmission in the Evolution X any good?

The Getrag transmission found in the Evolution X is a very complex piece of engineering, which we believe requires more frequent maintenance than recommended by Mitsubishi.

When did the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution X come out?

In 2008 Mitsubishi released the final chapter of the Evolution brand, the Evolution X. For the first time, the Lancer Evolution was supplied with the option of a 6-speed, semi-automatic SST Gearbox.