If the engine cranks but does not start, it may be caused by a tripped inertia switch. Switch the key to "ON" and the fuel pump should be heard running for a second or two. Listen at the gas filler if necessary. If you do not hear the pump the inertia switch should be reset, it will "click" when it is reset.
Crank but No Start Condition and No Fuel Pressure on Mazda 626
Average mileage: 118,265 (11,000–220,000)
Engines affected: 2.0L 4 Cylinder, 2.5L V6
46 people reported this problem
17 people shared problem details
2002 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder151,000Visitor
engine cranck but won't start. I can not find inertia switch
1998 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder161,000Visitor
replaced battery and hauled in on rollback lights blink and horn blows cranks over but will not start. acts as though the security system is shutting it down.
2001 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder13,888Visitor
Wouldn't start after a 20 minute drive. Thirty minutes later, it started fine. Drove it to repair garage where it sat overnight. Garage staff reports it ahas started fien everytime they've looked at it. They ran tests on fuel pump, checked filter, still starting fine. I hate problems like this.,
2002 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 CylinderVisitor
same cranks but no start. sometimes you wait 10 to 30 minutes an starts sometimes overnight 2nd to last time was 3 days then started. Now has been many more days than that. Have spark plugs are wet after cranking. replaced both fuses in panel under hood. There is no inertia switch on Mazds? Now a person said that there is a 2x2 black box under steering wheel that is a relay and he replaced that and there was not another starting issue for about a year, then it did it again and his daughter replaced that box and it started right up. What and where exactly is this mysterious relay under steering wheel? Will be watching and thanks Ther
1993 Mazda 626- 2.5L V6Visitor
crank but no start condition
2000 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder124,000Visitor
came here looking for help. Car was running in town, and started to lose power, then stopped. Try to start, and it cranks but doesn't catch.
replaced intake manifold gasket and now cranks but wont start checked vacuum line replace plugs and wires and now could it be because of timing issues i did the water pump a two weeksa ago.. stumped need help and where is the inersa switch located
1996 Mazda 626- 2.5L V6138,000Visitor
Car cranks but won't start. Recently had water pump and timing belt replaced. Check engine light came on and code came back as throttle positioning sensor was bad. Did not replace yet, but now car won't start.
2000 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder11,000Visitor
change safety lock put it all back together started up fine drove it for 2 miles sit for 2 hoursand now it wants to do is crank and that's all
fixed missing and misdirected vac lines, bought solenoids, new battery, 2 new fuel hoses, cleaned egr/throttle body,fixed leaky intake and bolted down lifted wires in case they were loose. timing belt is fine,trans,engineand major parts are good. new sensors,gaskets and brakes. it starts but after riding for awhile and shut it off IT WONT RESTART until sometime later! same as u guys. someone said it maybe a fuel pump but not sure. im getting stressed the hell out about it. ive spent over $600 trying to figure out and the guy who sold it to me is no longer replying nor even helping even tho I asked if it needed repairs and he said no. any advice helps! im trying to narrow it down but doing that is costly..im in school with a child and laid off. HELP PLEASE! it seems a lot of ppl are having this problem yet I see no recalls!
2000 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder155,000Visitor
will crank but no start
Car cranks over no spark!.....first we replaced the fuel pump relay, We replaced the fuel,pump, the spark plugs and wires. The distributer, the car cranks but no fire we tested the plugs and no fire. We can't hear the fuel pump click on at all now. The darn thing cranks but no fire! help!!!!!
2000 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder200,000Visitor
Gas will not go thru the regulator
1999 Mazda 626- 2.0L 4 Cylinder19,655Visitor
crank but doesn't start , no power going through the yellow wire which goes to the gas pump
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