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1996 Mazda MX-6 Question: car takes long to accelarate

 

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MyMazdaneedshelp, 2.5L V6, Richmond, VA, March 02, 2011, 15:08
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My car rpm goes to about 5 before my car accelerates to 35 or 40 mph? Makes a noise and feels like the car is not moving.

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    raiderron March 02, 2011, 15:49
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    Sounds like clogged catalytic convertor in exhaust system. Has check engine light been on?

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    DaveJHM March 02, 2011, 23:33
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    Or, it sounds like a transmission shifting issue?

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