Mazda MPV Repair and Maintenance

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

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Mazda MPV Problems

Misfire and Check Engine Light Due to Failed Ignition Coil

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.

Failed Cooling Fan Module May Cause Fan to Run Constantly or Not At All

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.

PCV Valve May Crack and Create Vacuum Leak/Lean Fuel Mixture

The PCV valve can crack open and create a vacuum leak and lean fuel mixture, which can result in surging and/or engine misfires.

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Mazda MPV Questions

My radio and the ac button won't work. It's not the fuse. Any suggestions? (1 answer)

I was rear ended a few weeks ago and had to replace all hoses, radiator, thermostat. All of a sudden the radio was fuzzy and just shut off. There is no power to the radio and now the ac button doesn't work either. I checked fuses and it isn't that. Not sure anything is even related to the...

key cant come out,so we disconnect battery to take keys out. but cannot lock car (1 answer)

what needs to be done.

how is plugs numbered on mazda V6 motors (1 answer)

my van is giving me this code PO305

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Mazda MPV Recalls

Passenger 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.

Ignition Electrical Switch Overheats

The electrical portion of the ignition switch may lack proper grease at the contact points, leading to the points becoming conductive and overheating. Dealers will replace the ignition switch free of charge to resolve the concern.

Front Airbag Inflator Module

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.

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Mazda MPV Reviews

We picked up our ES when it was 3 years old with 46,000 on it. I said I'd drive it into the ground and then replace it. 8 years later, it is currently at 208,000 with only minor repairs (one injector coil at 60k, water pump at 110k and again at 190k, idle control unit at 180k). At a local shop, the repairs have been ridiculously cheap as well. The size is perfect. In Asia, they sell the version...
this is a great van, I don't understand why they stop making this van. very low maintenance needed to this van if drive properly.
The brakes ware out to fast.it not roomy and with the sir on the back doesnt get cool off

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