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Check engine light flashes and engine jerks

(1999 Mazda 626)
in Castle Hayne, NC on March 25, 2012
start the engine cold check engine light flashes and the idle is very rough engine jerks. drove it yesterday when i noticed the problem engine light flashing engine was jerking and spitting sounding like a vac leak
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on April 03, 2012
More than likely it's misfiring, (flashing chk light)
on January 03, 2015
I have the same problem. After research found that transmission of mazda has a lifespan of only 90k to 130k. Now my car has 130k and transmission cannot change gears and torque converter issues. Cost for me is $1300. Let me know what you found.
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