Runs Poorly or Stalls in Reverse on Mazda MX-6

If the engine runs poorly or stalls while being driven in the reverse, the intake tube between the mass airflow sensor and throttle body may be split. The damaged intake ducting will need to be replaced.

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Average mileage: 189,443 (170,000–208,887)
Engine affected: 2.2L 4 Cylinder
3 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992
5 people reported this problem
2 people shared problem details
1991 Mazda MX-6- 2.2L 4 Cylinder208,887
same issue still
1992 Mazda MX-6- 2.2L 4 Cylinder170,000
Had to replace my intake tube also.
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