Starts and idles but will not throttle up

Asked by May 21, 2016 at 07:37 PM about the 1998 Mazda 626 LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 98 mazda 626 with a 2.0 liter engine will start
and idle at 8 to 900 hunxred rpms bit will not take
throttle

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Low fuel pressure, plugged exhaust, engine management sensor failures, just to mention a few problem that could cause the problem. I would try checking the fuel pressure first then go from there.

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