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Mazda 323 Problems

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Most Common Mazda 323 Problems

An electrically shorted air flow sensor can cause a crank-no start condition.
A loose or corroded ground terminal on the driver's side of the cylinder head can cause a rough idle, misfires, and there may be trouble codes.
If the automatic transmission shifts in and out of overdrive while cruising, it may be due to the thermostat that is stuck open.
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1 Known Mazda 323 Drive Train Problem

5 Known Mazda 323 Engine Problems

6 Known Mazda 323 Problems

Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mazda 323 years 1994, 1993, and 1992 are the most likely to experience problems.
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