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start with plugs and wires, ive seen this many times. not worth taking to the dealer when its a simple fix. always factory plugs and wires.

AnswerHi, My Mazda did the same thing and i took mine to a mechanic and all it was, was it needed a new petrol filter and now everything is ok with it
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Q: Why does 97 Mazda Protege loses power when accelerating?
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