David Hobbs helped make these videos
We are still working to obtain content for your car, however the video above is believed to have similar characteristics as your car.
A check engine light can indicate a broad spectrum of problems with your 2008 Mazda CX-7. In some cases you need to pull over immediately to prevent damage while in others you merely need to tighten you gas cap next time you stop in order to reset the service engine soon light. The video above shows how to locate the on board diagnostics (OBD) plug on your 2008 CX-7, how to read the trouble codes and how to reset or clear the check engine light using a scanner on your CX-7.
Intermittent Check Engine Light: If the check engine light on your 2008 CX-7 is intermittent, try to take note of the conditions when this happens. For example, does it happen when you accelerating, driving on the highway or does it appear at low speeds? This will help your mechanic evaluate the issue. Steady Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is on every time you operate your CX-7, you need to have it checked as soon as possible, especially if you notice performance problems or unusual noises. Flashing Check Engine Light: If your check engine light is flashing, stop driving your CX-7 and have it towed to your nearest mechanic - you probably have a very serious problem with your car and you risk ruining your engine by driving it. If you are unsure about what your diagnostic trouble codes mean; have your CX-7 diagnosed by a professional automotive technician.
Replacing a dirty air filter can improve gas mileage by up to 4%. Isn't efficiency great?2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo
The best way to fix leaking hoses is to replace them, but if you don't have time, a stop leak product might work for you2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Avoid tickets and accidents with both working headlights! New bulbs are much brighter too2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Because you have to start somewhere2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo
Did you know that the sun wears out wiper blades faster than rain? Replace your blades twice a year2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo
The burnt out tail light: classic reason for a cop to pull you over - change yours now2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L 4 Cyl. Turbo