2005 Mazda MPV Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2005 Mazda MPV
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2005 Mazda MPV ProblemsCranks but Won't Start, Was Running OK
If the engine cranks but won't start, the fault may be internal to the distributor. Diagnosis will show no spark and trouble codes for the crankshaft position sensor (CKP) or the camshaft position sensor (CMP). Our technicians recommend replacement of the complete distributor assembly if these conditions occur.
The cooling fan module can fail causing the fan to either run constantly, or not operate at all. If the fan runs continuously, the engine may not warm up properly, and if the fan does not run, the engine may overheat. Mazda has a voluntary recall on model years 2002-2003 to address this concern. Please click here to find a Mazda dealer near you.
Defective or worn out ignition coils can cause engine misfires and Check Engine Light illumination. If the problem is severe enough engine performance will suffer and the Check Engine light will flash on and off.
2005 Mazda MPV QuestionsHow much cost to replace ignition coil for Mazda, MPV? (1 answer)
when driving my van the gauges on the dash board and the miles electrical board keeps going off and on the gauges on the dash board keeps swinging up and down the van starts and drives fine.
When starting, I only heard a little crank & then it's gone... dead. I did this maybe 10x.. nothing happens. This happens only today... but before when it's a little bit cold I experience a hard staring but went ok. Until now. Is there any heating device to be attached to the engine?...
2005 Mazda MPV RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.
This limited regional recall is for vehicles currently registered or first sold in southern Florida, along the Gulf Coast, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, Guam, and Saipan. Upon deployment the passenger airbag inflator could rupture, increasing the risk of personal injury. Dealers will replace the passenger side air bag inflator to correct this concern. Note: this supersedes recall #14V-344.