Stalling Under Light Acceleration on Mazda Mazda5

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.

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Average mileage: 66,100 (10,000–108,000)
6 model years affected: 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, more2010, 2012
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2012 Mazda Mazda5 45,000 mi,
acceleration problem. Doesn't want to give me power even when I floor the power peddle. Has a muffled sound coming from engine.. It is scary to drive anymore. Never know when it is going to happen.
2009 Mazda Mazda5 88,000 mi,
Hesitation/stall on acceleration and rough idle with AC compressor on. Spark plugs were replaced @ 60,000 mi with Yttrium Plugs.
2010 Mazda Mazda5 85,000 mi,
We first experience the problems about a year ago and the past two months it has gotten progressively worse.
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.
2007 Mazda Mazda5 54,000 mi,
Idle, slow speed, light acceleration and car stalls.
2006 Mazda Mazda5 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