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My Car Now! by Ben
 — This car has amazing quality... it is built well, performs well, its not a stick shift, but it accelerates like a sports car... the acceleration, even if u rnt stepping on the gas quickly, feels like ... Read More
Excellent! by Paul
 — What a great car. Try as I might, I cannot kill this car and believe me I've tried. I have had many cars and this is the longest I've ever had a daily driver as it just keeps going. It still has its ... Read More
My Baby - Mazda 626 Wagon by Miroslav
 — Engine - strong, fast response. Handling - superb (also becase I've got 17 inch rims). Quality - convinient and durable materials. Appearance - exterior styling is conservative, but nice. Extremly big... Read More

1998 Mazda 626 Overview

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1998 Mazda 626

The Mazda 626 was completely redesigned for 1998. The exterior was restyled to echo the higher-end Mazda Millennia, giving the 626 a more upscale look. The new 626 was also longer and wider, resulting in more trunk space. Both the four cylinder and the V6 engines gained some horsepower. The 626 was also given a stiffer chassis, which made for better handling and a quieter ride.

The 1998 Mazda 626 was available in four trim levels: the base DX, the midrange LX and LX V6, and the well-equipped ES V6. The standard engine was a 2.0-liter, 125 horsepower four cylinder. The V6 was 2.5 liters and had 170 horsepower. Fuel economy was about 22/29 for the base engine and 20/26 for the V6.

Drivers like the 1998 Mazda 626 because it is economical, yet stylish and fun to drive with a comfortable, roomy interior. Complaints include poor resale value and many problems with the transmission.


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Mazda 626 Questions


How Do U Check The Fuel Pump To See If It's Good

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My 98 Mazda 626 Lx 4cylinder Died Out And Won't Start Back Up It Cranks But...

I ran a diagnoses and no codes showed up and the smell of gas comes when I try to start it could someone help please

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Repair Or Replace The Transmision?

I have a traction problems, the mechanical fixed and work for 20,000 milles and now I Have same Problem, do a Imust repair or replace the transmision?

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Timing Marks For 1998 Mazda 626 V6

I need a detailed diagram for the timing belt marks on a 1998 Mazda 626 V6

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Fuse Box

where is the fuse for the power seat?

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