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2007 Mazda 6 3.oL V6... Just had my engine replaced, and now the oil pressure light comes on at idle/low rpms. I've heard that it
The switch can be ruled in or out by directly testing oil pressure with an external gauge. Pump output can be tested if there is a test plug at the pump housing. Oil supply to the valve train can be...
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trying to find my knock sensure and trying to see why my battery light comes on and off and i have new battery and alternater
Hi Aden. Thanks for contacting us today. Sometimes the battery light will illuminate when there is an issue with one of the charging system components. The battery cables, battery temperature sensor, and other components might be loose or damaged, which...
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Mazda6 2010: Pass AirBag Off lights up when i turn on ignition, then turns off a few seconds later. Is that a Warning?
Your vehicle is equipped with a driver and front passenger "occupant classification system". Consequently, the front passenger air bag deactivation indicator light will illuminate for a specified time after the ignition is switched ON. That brief illumination serves as a...
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I have a 2003 Mazda 6s v6 standard...it won't go past 40mph and it's letting out strong fuel smell??
I wouldn't recommend buying a single part until the fault is properly and thoroughly diagnosed. In particular, before a fuel pump is replaced, it must be tested. Oxygen sensors output should be directly observed on a scan tool prior to...
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My car won't start after driving through flooded road.
There is likely an electrical fault or malfunction due to water immersion. The possibilities as to the exact component(s) are somewhat numerous so you will be best served if you simply request a no start diagnostic. If you request that...
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once i turn the car it was shaking and once you drive it it was not accelerating like it should i started to see smoke come out
You should check to see if you are losing coolant since the smoke may be from a blown head gasket leaking coolant into one of the cylinders causing it to misfire. If you are not getting low on coolant then...
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It has the 3.0 Duratech V6, with a six speed Aisin trans.
What you are describing sounds like possibly low transmission fluid, a bad speed sensor or potentially a faulty transmission control module, which also controls the speed sensors. The transmission control module has various sensors such as vehicle speed sensors, wheel...
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Overheating
Overheating can be caused by a number of things such as low coolant levels, a faulty thermostat, a clogged radiator or a failing coolant fan switch. As you may know the coolant fan switch helps to maintain the proper coolant...
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Can I have an extension cord plugged up to my jump starter while it's charging a battery
In some cases, depending on how dead the battery is, the battery may not be capable of holding a charge any longer. I would suggest taking the battery to auto parts store to have a load test performed on it...
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2003 mazda 6 wont rev past 3000 rpm has check engine light on mass air flow sensor has been replaced
You did not mention if your rpms are limited when driving forward gears? If you are trying to rev up the engine in park, neutral or reverse the computer will limit the rpms the engine will go and the limiter...
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Only the drivers back tire rubs on the wheel well when going over bumps and sharp turns
Hi James. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, when aftermarket alterations are made, we're unable to offer technical or repair advice or services. We only focus on OEM service, repair, and maintenance tips for cars, trucks, and SUV's. You might...
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When my car is in drive, and I am at a stop light, foot on brake, the car rocks back and forth. it happens after a complete stop.
Hi Colton. Thanks for sending in your question. The cost of repairs would depend on what's causing these symptoms. In some cases, it's due to debris being stuck in the transmission, that can be removed by flushing the transmission fluid...
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I changed the spark plugs, now my car is shifting into reverse really hard, and it is stuck in 3rd gear
What you are describing sounds like possibly low transmission fluid, a bad speed sensor or potentially a faulty transmission control module, which also controls the speed sensors. The transmission control module has various sensors such as vehicle speed sensors, wheel...
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PCV Valve
Too much air flowing into the intake causes the engine to lean out, as a result of too much air in relation to the fuel and misfire. At an idle, the PCV valve restricts air flow, to reduce this problem....
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Bypassed my heater core and refilled my reservoir tank for coolant checked it after two days it's getting low again
I can't help but think that there is a little more back-story here. But I presume you bypassed the heater core because you had a leak inside the car. That's something you can do if you don't need heat of...
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Got 140,160,134,154 after cleaning MAF sensor for 2004 mazda6. I had P0130 earlier but that one gone. should i replace all ho2s?
Hi Samuel. Thanks for contacting us today. It is possible for some cleaners to damage the internal tips of sensors (especially those that monitor the O2 and emissions systems). I think what is going on is that you're chasing repairs...
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Air filter
You may need to pull the air cleaner out and run it through the K&N cleaner and inspect it to make sure it is free from debris and not otherwise clogged. In the event it is clogged, you may notice...
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Car is dead after I tried putting in a new battery. Nothing works as if there was no battery at all
The battery you bought has a "higher capacity" (more amps; same voltage) than your original which is good and so battery "power" is not the issue. But, it is a different physical size, so you want to be absolutely sure...
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A/C doesn't get cold. Low pressure line gets hot rather than cold.
It is possible that a short circuit or other electrical control problem occurred. If that is the case, perhaps the condenser clutch is not being powered on; that would explain the lack of cooling. There are quite a few other...
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Mazda says my a/c system is fine, but it fails every time it really hot?
It sounds like you may have a condenser fan that may not be cooling the AC condenser properly. As you may know, the job of the AC condenser fan is to cool down the AC condenser as it generates a...

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