Question about 2005 Mazda 3
A Connecting rod is a major component inside the engine. The rod is connected to a crankshaft on one end and a pistion on the other. These components move at a very fast rate while the engine is running, and when they fail, it is only a matter of time before they "let loose" and severe engine damage occurs,hopefully not leaving someone stranded far from home. Anyway, the best option, if you feel the rest of the vehicle is mecahnically sound and you plan on keeping it for a while, would be to replace the engine with a rebuild. Jasper Engine company may have an engine ready for install, and they have a very good reputation. I have used them myself. So, I guess the question is; Does one repair a vehicle with this condition or is it better to purchase another vehicle? Engine replacement is far better than a vehicle payment and will pay off in the long run, but this would be totally up to you and the condition of the rest of the car.
Posted on Jul 08, 2010
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 10, 2015 | 2003 Chrysler Concorde
Aug 31, 2012 | 2005 Audi A4
Dec 07, 2011 | 2000 Isuzu Rodeo
Jul 06, 2011 | Mazda MAZDA6 Cars & Trucks
Feb 16, 2011 | 2000 Mazda 626
Aug 13, 2010 | 1995 Honda Prelude
Jan 15, 2009 | 2002 Hyundai Santa Fe
Oct 19, 2008 | 1994 Dodge Caravan
Jul 18, 2017 | 2005 Mazda 3
99 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: