Option 1: Order a new front rad support unit from
- Mitsubishi [[missing part number]]
- Aftermarket vendor
Please make sure you order the proper year / model.
Option 2: Some members have reportedly remove the entire front support and created a tubular cross member. See image of custom tubular cross member [archive copy]. This will require AC delete as there is no support for condenser (unless you custom fab extension)
Partially Rusted Option:
Members have cut out the affected area and replaced with a cutout from donor car. Many believe that a solid weld will affect crash, but as the lower section is one solid piece, as long as you are replacing only that and not touching the spot welds, there should be no ill effect.