Leaking Coolant Pump Leads to Damaged Timing Belt on Mazda MPV

Problem Description and Possible Solution

A leaking coolant pump can leak onto the timing belt and cause it to tear. Our technicians recommend replacing the coolant pump and timing belt every 60,000 miles to help avoid this problem. It is also important to follow the fill procedure for coolant on this engine to avoid problems.

Problem Data
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Engine affected: 3.0L V6
9 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998
9 people reported this problem
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