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Mazda Miata MX-5 Misfires Under Load

 
Mazda Miata MX-5 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993

Engine Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder

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Misfires under load (acceleration) can be caused by spark plug wires arcing to the cylinder head in the spark plug wells. Water in the spark plug wells can also cause the same problem so careful diagnosis is needed.