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Mazda 6 cold air problem

I put a short ram cold air intake on my car and when i start it up the idle is not right it sounds like it has an aftermarket cam in it but it doesn't. Check engine light came on and it gave me 6 codes they are P2177, P2096, P0137, P2187, P2097, and P0113. I took the cold air back off and it runs fine now but im waiting to figure out what is wrong with it before i put it back on.

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  • ajuj_07 Jan 02, 2009

    Yes i put the sensor on the aftermarket intake and reconected it. It only has the problem at idle.

  • ajuj_07 Jan 02, 2009

    Yes Ive done other cold air systems before and its never done this before i was reading on mazda forums and it might be a leak.

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Make sure your vacuum fittings that are supposed to be disconnected are capped off

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Did you have a air flow sensor on the factory air intake you removed?
if so you will need this part connected to your ram pod outher wise the car wont run properly

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  • ash seder Jan 02, 2009

    this may be a stupid comment but are you shore you had the air flow sensor plugged in as it sounds a little odd that changing a filter would cause this problem then changing it back rectified the problem dosn't add up

  • ash seder Jan 02, 2009

    it may well be

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