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Mazda 2005 MPV engine stalls suddenly when in motion. The…

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Mazda 2005 MPV engine stalls suddenly when in motion

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the check engine light on? Does the car stall at idle or when driving?

The car stalls when only while driving and then all warning lights come on. When I put car in park I am able to re-start immediately every time

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your MPV yourself? What have you tried so far?

My mechanic was trying to fix it. He tried up-dating the computer system but that did not work.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

My mechanic also tried to find out what's wrong by running a diagnostic check. Check was unable to identify problem.

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1/18/2018
Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
O.K.

Hey how are you ,I will Try to Help you with This Issue

CKP SENSOR ,CKP SENSOR WIRING IS MOST LIKELY THE ISSUE HERE .

Click on link to view pdf file showing you the CKP sensor location and replacement ?

CKP Crankshaft position sensor sends a timing signal to vehicle computer ,if the signals is intermittent the vehicle will shut off and usual will not set a fault in computer memory

that will be the most possible here

Part # and labor for ckp ,read below

2005 Mazda Truck MPV

V6-3.0L DOHC

Parts and Labor

  • Crankshaft Position Sensor
  • Crankshaft Position Sensor

Parts and Labor

Parts InformationOEM PartPrice

Crankshaft Position Sensor

Crankshaft Position Sensor Part # GY0718221A $23.79

Labor Information Skill Level Mfg. Warranty Standard

Replace

Crankshaft Position Sensor, R&R 0.8 LABOR HOUR

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If you repair shop has Oscilloscope they can test this ckp signal

click on link to view procedure

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Hi Chad,Thanks for your advice. I will follow up with my mechanic.By the way, can you personally do this job? I am located in Queens, New York City. Pl. let me know.

Thank you for asking ,but I m in South Carolina, i would if i was closer , this only a 0.6 hr job ,so should be not more than $100 labor and part around $25

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Thank you for the bonus :)

I will add this , Make sure they check the ckp electrical connector plug for any backed out pins ,burned ,making poor connection, i like to use a flash light & clean up the area where sensor goes in with brake parts cleaner in case in debris in the hole of ckp housing , prior to installation

Now in extreme cases the Computer or wiring to ckp could be the issue ,that is why testing is needed .( in this case we do a continuity test on the wiring )

good luck with it ,let me know

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Hi Chad,Still having the problem with engine stalling. It stalled twice this morning in a 2-mile trip. This is after my mechanic installed a crankshaft sensor. Any other suggestions would be much appreciated.~Charles

MAF sensor ,clean and retest ,they sell maf sensor

vacuum leaks ,smoke test , around intake tb body and vacuum lines

any loose or corroded grounds cables from engine block to frame

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
Thanks ... could you say what MAF stands for?

mass air flow sensor

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Thank you, ***** ***** will have mechanic take another shot at this and let you know.

welcome let me know.

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