I replaced the motor on a stick with a motor from a automatic and the idle is good but it bogs down when you rev it? Cat is good.

Asked by Dec 31, 2014 at 05:44 PM about the Mazda MX-3

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Check all your connections again. Did you perform a compression check? Swapping in a used motor is a crap shoot, might be something internally wrong, but hard for me to say based on your info.

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