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2002 Mazda Fuel Shut off Switch

I was driving down the road at 50mph and hit a pot hole. My car shut off completly. When I turn the key it sounds as if the engine wants to start but has no gas. I was wondering if someone could tell me where i might find it.

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  • Anonymous Aug 15, 2008

    i was driving on the freeway and my car shut off. can crank but wont start

  • jrlfishing May 11, 2010

    I would like a copy of the mazda service manual in pdf.

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    Was during down red and when I pushed on gas no response engine had shut off



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The fuel cut-off switch was activated by the impact. Had the same situation. I can provide you with mazda service manual in pdf if you wish.

Posted on Jul 30, 2008


Sounds like fuel injectors or fuel pump is broken

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