After an additional week, my car will not start with either key fob. The wheel locked and the key would not start the vehicle. The dealership replaced the battery and it worked fine for about three days until the battery went dead again. Came back at a later time, and the car would not start. Fuel pump relay was replaced. It's just a plain key that anyone can copy. After one day of sitting at the dealership ,car started by itself.
Waited several seconds, attempted restart, but engine would not restart. I'll look in our database at work, see if its a common issue. The fuel pump and gauge were replaced a second time but the vehicle still failed to start occasionally. Posted on Oct 24, 2009 Initial indicator is the battery light comes on at the dash. The manufacturer was not notified of the failure. How do I know I'm on my 3rd starter replaced already , car same year as yours. The failure mileage was approximately 144,000.
Once I turn the ignition switch to start, everything shuts down, dashboard goes nuts, and of course, no solenoid or starter action. I really do like the interior upgrades to the newer models! In addition, when the vehicle was started, the contact noticed a fuel odor emitting from the vehicle. Turn the ignition to the On position. Disconnect the air flow sensor connector. He looked at it again and within minutes it started. I appreciate the comments guys. Engine Mechanical problem 2006 Mazda 6 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic my car battery will come on and so will the radio and everything connected to the battery.
Door should be left open after this step. I replaced the battery in each of my key fobs about a week later. I thanked them numerous times and told them I would be back with any other issues i have. I have also found that this generally only occurs in hot weather or when I have re-started the car numerous times in a short period of time. Step 8: Press any button on remote 2 etc. So car all of a sudden this morning wouldn't start.
I may have also smelled something inside the car. When I bought the car the clicker didn't work at all. I forgot to mention that while waiting i got suckered into talking to a sales rep, but he did let me test drive a '13 speed 3. I had to take the ignition cover off and insert the key to start the car. Here is a guide so you can check to see if the trigger wire of the starter is getting power. Shorted both positive and negative battery cables together for approximately one hour. Opening the door with it will set off the alarm, and it cannot start the engine, only open the driver's door.
A clicking noise may be the signs of a bad starter. Install the intermediate harness bracket at the bottom of the fuse box installed location. A red light on the dashboard is the only visible light Besides door open if door is open and the light has a key symbol in it. I don't know at this point as I am still in the process of solving problem. Did not attempt any movement. Joe It ran just fine and I came home from work and when I went back out to try and crank it, it turned over with just a whinding sound but wouldnt crank.
There's a little clip inside the switchblade part you press on to separate the physical key from the base. It was replaced on June 22, 2006. This code sets in 1 Trip s. I have only had it less than 4 weeks and they wont do nothing about it. Later that day the wheel locked, power brakes failed and driver rolled into a ditch.
This time there was no charge for the repair. Move to the front passenger seat and repeat Steps 3 and 4 on the passenger window switch. January , 29 , 2010. Tie-wrap the intermediate harness and B-terminal harness together. I'll look in our database at work, see if its a common issue. The dealer stated that the steering wheel lock and push button start had malfunctioned. This vehicle has done this several times and it will start honking in the middle of the night while parked and off for no reason.
I only have a sub in back which is wired straight from the battery for power and took the stock subwoofer out and used the wiring directly from the stereo. I get head lights, interior lights etc. Chances are the battery is getting weak or there is a draw on it. We would be driving down the highway and the tcs lights would come on and the car would still be running but you could press the gas all you wanted and it would stay at idle rpms. This will help to engage the fuel pump. At that time I though it was fix, but reoccurred the following day. Luckily there was another parking lot entrance on the right, so I pulled in, parked and turned off the vehicle.
It has been messing up for awhile. I need some kind of insight please! No sound is an indicator of a bad ignition switch or a battery problem. I put on a new terminal connection. Can you narrow down what might be wrong please? And it has randomly started each day since then after some time. Tie-wrap the intermediate harness and emission harness together.