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1999 Mazda 626 Question: check engine light flashes and engine jerks

 

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tom1980, 2.0L 4 Cylinder, Castle Hayne, NC, March 25, 2012, 10:13
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start the engine cold check engine light flashes and the idle is very rough engine jerks. drove it yesterday when i noticed the problem engine light flashing engine was jerking and spitting sounding like a vac leak

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    April 03, 2012, 22:47
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    More than likely it's misfiring, (flashing chk light)

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    January 03, 2015, 08:25
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    I have the same problem. After research found that transmission of mazda has a lifespan of only 90k to 130k. Now my car has 130k and transmission cannot change gears and torque converter issues. Cost for me is $1300. Let me know what you found.

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