1996 Mazda 626 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1996 Mazda 626
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1996 Mazda 626 ProblemsStalling and low engine idle due to bypass air control valve failure
The passages for the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system can become restricted or clogged causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate. The EGR valve will need to be inspected and the passages cleaned.
1996 Mazda 626 QuestionsFuel pump went bad, had it replaced and car still won't start ? (1 answer)
it had not been picking up speed like normal and would idle high at sporatic times
1996 Mazda 626 RecallsIgnition Electrical Switch Overheats
The electrical portion of the ignition switch may lack proper grease at the contact points, leading to the points becoming conductive and overheating. Dealers will replace the ignition switch free of charge to resolve the concern.