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Old 11-14-2012, 02:08 PM   #3
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I haven't really noticed it in this car, but it was a characteristic of one of my past cars....a 2004 Mazda 3 2.0. Right before 2,000 RPM, it had a 'shake' that didn't appear anywhere else in the rev range. I wrote it off as a balance issue, which it probably is. If it was an actual mechanical issue (misfire, etc) that was strong enough to shake the engine, the ECU would've picked it up and given you a check engine light. I woudn't worry about it if I were you.
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