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john aka eauto, The Car Guy
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I just installed a new motor with 30,000 miles on it... I am

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I just installed a new motor with 30,000 miles on it... I am getting a code p0011 and p0016... i have no power and it idles really low and rough....
JA: The mechanics have tons of experience in that area. Are those all of the "symptoms"?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else I can tell the Mazda Mechanic before I connect you two?
Customer: thats it
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.
year model and motor size?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2007 mazda 6 2.3 motor
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.
have you replaced the vvt actuators?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I replace the cam sensor on the right side of the valve cover is all
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
are you talking about the sensor on the left of the valve cover???? as the vvt solenoid
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.
#9 in the picture... if everything is plugged in I don't see how this is a30 k motor
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
that dosnt show the sensor im talking about and i dont understand what you are telling me.... i already have all the test procedures and digrams
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.
the vvt is on the end of the cam shaft its the actuator that advance and retards timing
Expert:  john aka eauto replied 1 year ago.
is the timing chain loose?