Made in USA and Free Shipping on all orders shipped inside the US.
Made in USA and Free Shipping on all orders shipped inside the US.
Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: 2006 mazda 3 idle issues.

  1. #1
    Registered Member

    mazda 3

    Join Date
    Dec 2017
    Location
    brisbane
    Posts
    1

    2006 mazda 3 idle issues.

    Hey all! I have 2006 mazda 3

    So over the last two days my mazda has had an issue arise !

    When I start the car it seems the RPM'S jump all over the place, lights dim etc etc almost stalls out.

    As soon as I rev the car for 5 seconds the car idles back to normal RPM and is driveable afterwards

    Ive also changed spark plugs, cleaned the MAF, also checked for cracks.

    Could it be my EGR valve? The error code is p0171 to lean.

    I also recorded a video of it.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGDIcArng88
    Last edited by hegsy; 12-06-2017 at 05:25 AM.

  2. #2
    Registered Member


    Join Date
    Feb 2018
    Location
    Cornelius
    Posts
    1
    Have you resolved the issue yet? I know post is a little dated. Figured I’d ask since I just came across!

  3. #3
    Registered Member concept's Avatar

    2014 Mazda3 S GT auto, 2008 MX5 6-speed

    Join Date
    Mar 2009
    Location
    San Diego
    Posts
    1,416
    Possible causes
    Intake air leaks
    Faulty front heated oxygen sensor
    Ignition misfiring
    Faulty fuel injectors
    Exhaust gas leaks
    Incorrect fuel pressure
    Lack of fuel
    Faulty Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor
    Incorrect Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) hose connection
    * What does this mean?
    Tech notes
    If the P0171 is combined with the P0174 code, it's very likely that the problem is caused by an intake leak. If there are no intake leaks, the next step is to replace the air filter and clean the air flow meter. If the problem persists the front oxygen (O2) sensor may need to be replaced.
    2014 3S GT, Deep Crystal Blue, Eibach Pro-Kit, Enkei PF01s, Koni Sports
    2008 MX-5 Touring (Mazdaspeed CAI, HIDs, Progress/Koni Sports/Racing Beat sways, Magnaflow)
    2002 Protege ES (Sold for $1700 with 131,000 miles)

Similar Threads

  1. Replies: 6
    Last Post: 07-29-2015, 02:39 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 04-01-2010, 02:32 AM
  3. Mazda Tribute cold idle issues
    By Antoine in forum Other Mazdas
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 02-20-2010, 10:51 PM
  4. Idle Issues
    By Aaronlux in forum Mazdaspeed Protege
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 08-13-2009, 01:38 AM
  5. 2006 mazda 3 hatchback keyfob issues and questions
    By delusionaltool in forum Mazda3 Lounge
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-16-2009, 09:06 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •