2005 Mazda Mazda6 Q&A
2005 Mazda Mazda6 Question: Rattle noise
I don't think these are related. I would determine where the noise is coming from, I would guess the drive belt area. And for the code, start with replacing the thermostat and change the coolant while your at it. Here is the info for the p0128 code: Trouble Code: P0128 (2.3L L4 - Auto) Thermostat Malfunction Trouble Code Conditions: Cold startup requirement met (ECT (Engine Coolant Temp Sensor) input less than 95ºF, IAT (Intake Air Temperature) sensor more than 14ºF and the difference between the ECT and IAT sensor signals less than 43ºF), VSS (Vehicle Speed Sensor) input over 15 mph and the MAF, IAT and ECT sensor signals all within normal range, the PCM det Possible Causes: * Check the operation of the thermostat (it may be stuck open) * ECT sensor has failed * PCM has failed - Bret Bodas
I have a new 2009 mazda 6 S grand touring after about 2 months I started to hear a rattling noi...
When I start the engine it rattles loudly but goes away when I am up to speed. When I start the engine it makes the tapping/knocking sound, and gets louder when I accelerate. Once the car warms up...