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Mazda Mazda5 Updating PCM Software Will Help Problem With Stalling Under Light Acceleration

Mazda Mazda5 Problem
11 Reports
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Model Years Affected: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Average Mileage: 62,666 mi (10,000 mi - 106,000 mi)


Some models may have a problem with stalling under light acceleration. Updated software for the powertrain control module (PCM) is available which may help with this concern.

  • Visitor, , 88,000 mi

    Hesitation/stall on acceleration and rough idle with AC compressor on. Spark plugs were replaced @ 60,000 mi with Yttrium Plugs.

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  • rchk, , 10,000 mi

    happened at 10000,30000,45000 with the crash(brakes stopped respond too), 55000, 65000 mazda dealership didnot find anything and keep saying there is no problem with the car.

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  • Visitor, , 54,000 mi

    Idle, slow speed, light acceleration and car stalls.

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  • Visitor, , 66,000 mi

    losing power steering,car wants to die idling or under light accelleration,during which all dash lights flash on and off not fixed yet

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