1997 Mazda Millenia Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 1997 Mazda Millenia

1997 Mazda Millenia Problems

Misfires Under Load

Misfires under load (acceleration) can be caused by the valve cover gaskets leaking oil into the spark plug wells shorting the spark plugs to the cylinder head. New spark plug wires will be needed and the valve cover needs to be resealed.

Check Engine Light Due to Restricted EGR System

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.

Correct maintenance of timing belt on supercharged models
Timing belt replacements can be very expensive on the supercharged models. It is important to be sure the timing belt is replaced at the scheduled interval.

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1997 Mazda Millenia Questions

Car was driving about 60 mph. Heard loud noise engine stopped running. (2 answers)

Prior to stall temp ok oil ok, no warning lights. Tried starting click sound engine not turning over. No oil or water leaks.

front pass and rear driver side brakes not get fluid what could cause this? (1 answer)

prev. owner said he rebuilt front pass. side caliper but it still doesn't work. i tried to find out why and found front pass. and rear driver side brakes are not getting any fluid but rear brake still works best i can tell what do i check next?

i need to know where the o2 sensors are where they plug in at (1 answer)

a schematic would be nice

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1997 Mazda Millenia Reviews

This has been the best car I have ever owned and I've owned many. I now have 222,000 miles on it. It runs great, I get a consistant 26 miles per gallon combined and it doesn't use any fluids. The only reason I am considering another car is that it now has body rust around the rear wheel. It hasn't needed any major repairs. It has had the check engine light issue but, I find it is easily fixed b...

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