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Mazda MX-3 Problems

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Most Common Mazda MX-3 Problems

Vehicles with a V6 engine may develop an engine misfire under load (acceleration). This can be caused by a valve cover gasket leaking oil into a spark plug well, shorting the spark plug to the cyli...
Misfires under load (acceleration) can be caused by leaky spark plug boots. When a spark plug boot leaks, it allows the spark to arc, or jump, to the cylinder head. New spark plug wires will be nee...
A knocking sound heard from the front or rear suspension while driving over rough roads may be caused by the sway bar linkages. The linkages should be inspected for tightness and condition; there a...
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0 Known Mazda MX-3 Brakes Problems

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Drive Train Problems

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Electrical & Lights Problems

2 Known Mazda MX-3 Engine Problems

Vehicles with a V6 engine may develop an engine misfire under load (acceleration). This can be caused by a valve cover gasket leaking oil into a spark plug well, shorting the spark plug to the cyli...
Misfires under load (acceleration) can be caused by leaky spark plug boots. When a spark plug boot leaks, it allows the spark to arc, or jump, to the cylinder head. New spark plug wires will be nee...

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Exhaust & Emissions Problems

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Heating & Air Conditioning Problems

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Maintenance Problems

0 Known Mazda MX-3 Miscellaneous Problems

1 Known Mazda MX-3 Suspension & Steering Problem

A knocking sound heard from the front or rear suspension while driving over rough roads may be caused by the sway bar linkages. The linkages should be inspected for tightness and condition; there a...

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Known Mazda MX-3 Problems & Complaints

Vehicles with a V6 engine may develop an engine misfire under load (acceleration). This can be caused by a valve cover gasket leaking oil into a spark plug well, shorting the spark plug to the cyli...
Misfires under load (acceleration) can be caused by leaky spark plug boots. When a spark plug boot leaks, it allows the spark to arc, or jump, to the cylinder head. New spark plug wires will be nee...
A knocking sound heard from the front or rear suspension while driving over rough roads may be caused by the sway bar linkages. The linkages should be inspected for tightness and condition; there a...
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