Bad acceleration

Asked by May 13, 2016 at 03:04 PM about the 1996 Mazda 626 DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hi I have a 1996 Mazda 626 and when I get to
55mph it doesn't want to accelarate any faster
unless I push the pedal all the way to the floor then
it goes. There's no check engine lights on. I need to
no what could possibly be making it do this. Oh by
the way the car has sat up for about 2 months.

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Poor quality fuel, plugged fuel filter, partially restricted exhaust system, intake air restriction, electronic noise on some of the sensor circuits, corroded sensors or connectors, a live data scan will find this. HTH

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