Category: Mitsubishi ASX

  • XRF Temperature Sensor -> XRF Slice of Pi

    Over the last few days I have been working on getting my XRF Sensors all working with my Raspberry Pi. I have 3 XRF Temperature sensors. WHen I got them I updated the sensors to use a different Channel so that if someone else in the neighbourhood uses XRF we do not clash (in the […]

  • Mitsubishi ASX Dodgy Trip Computer & Poor Fuel Economy

    When we bought our ASX we went for the 2WD 1.8 DiD Diesel as it was much more responsive than the petrol. While it did cost more we felt that due to its improved fuel efficiency over the petrol variant it would be worth it. The official stats for the car are as follows Driving […]

  • Remote Start on Mitsubishi ASX (With SmartKey)

    With the few cold/frozen mornings we have recently I remembered why I liked keeping my car int he garage. Unfortunately the ASX doesn’t really fit with the dryer in there as well. There is an official remote start from Mitsubishi but its designed only for automatics and comes in around $500 which is way more […]

  • Update ETACs on Mitsubishi ASX

    Steps to get into ETACS customization: Start Lexia Office, than select C-crosser – Lexia – Diagnosis – Test by function. Next, choose category. Depending of your selection, you will get ECUs list. You’re mostly interested in ETACS, for unknown reason called there “BSI”. So, select BSI – Configuration – Manual configuration Next, there will be […]

  • Likes & Dislikes about the ASX

    After enjoying the ASX for a while a few of my likes and dislikes are… Likes ASX 4 Model Head unit very good Deceptive amount of luggage-space Good Driving Position Exterior styling Engine has good power (1.8D) Keyless entry & start Dislikes No Clock on the dash Trip Computer is very poor in relation to […]

  • Audio Upgrades in the Mitsubishi ASX

    Below is a guide to improving the audio in your ASX. The majority of it is based on the UK market in which there are two models available: ASX 2 – This comes with a built-in Radio/CD/MP3 player with 4 speakers ASX 3 – This comes with a built-in Radio/CD/MP3 player with 6 speakers ASX […]

  • Fitting LED DRLs – Guide

    The Kit Below are a couple pictures of the kit. It was imported from a German Mitsubishi dealer. This is an official Mitsubishi product which comes with Mitsubishi branded instructions but I think it was commissioned by them. The lights are made by a company called NSV Automotive who produce a number of kits for […]

  • Another ASX Annoyance….No Decent Average MPG Meter

    And the next annoying feature of the ASX has been found. On the trip computer there is no way to get the average MPG value of a journey that spans more than 1 day. By default the car gives a rolling average over the last 50km. Even if you set it to manual reset, it […]

  • Reversing Camera Falling Out

    This morning after getting into the car I noticed that the reversing camera in the ASX was falling out the tailgate. A quick push in and it appeared to sort it but then as soon as the tailgate was closed it dropped down again. I took a quick look but there does not appear to […]

  • Another ASX Annoyance….No Clock on the Dash

    And the next annoying feature of the ASX has been found. The ASX comes with a full colour LCD trip computer in the center of the dash. Its used for many colourful graphics but its missing such a basic feature…A CLOCK On our Model – the ASX4 there is a clock on the Audio head […]