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I have a 2005 Mazda 6s and i it to a mechanic for tune up

Customer Question

I have a 2005 Mazda 6s and i Tom it to a mechanic for tune up but they telling me it has an electrical problem and they can't figure out where its coming from
JA: Are you fixing your Mazda2 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Mazda 6s no its in the shop
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes when I try to drive it it stalls when I put my foot on the gas when I lift my foot then it goes
JA: Is the check engine light on? Does the car stall at idle or when driving?
Customer: Yes then check light is on it idles
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Hi im kevin do you know what faults are present causing check engine light ?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
The mechanic told ne that the car has electrical problems
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I just need to know what can be causing the electrical problem when I drive the car it idles and when I lift me feet off the gas it goes fast
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Ok i understand this but i really need the fault codes that are stored. Causing the check engine light to illuminate

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Ok give me a sec
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

No problem

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
they getting the codes for me all I know is that I needed a tune up and they said oil was leaking in the engine where the spark plugs was so they did the tune and went inside but they saying its a electrical problem and they can't find out where its coming from
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

So was this issue occurring before they started work ?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
It was doing that before they did work but they told me it was a tune up now they saying electrical problems
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Ok let me know when you have codes

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Ok
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Ok

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Believe the ecm is bad. Vehicle started to throw random abs codes. Check engine codes. When you reset codes they activate right away. Transmission doesn't want to shift. These problems come n go
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Ok and what were codes ?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I don't remember the exact codes because it started throwing random codes so I unhook the battery and reset the whole system disnt hook the battery up yet
Expert:  Kevin replied 6 months ago.

Oh ok its possible its an ecu issue if your getting random codes do you know if the codes in abs related to codes in engine