2002 Mazda Protege5 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2002 Mazda Protege5

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2002 Mazda Protege5 Problems

Check Engine Light Due to Restricted EGR System

The passages for the Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system can become restricted or clogged causing the Check Engine Light to illuminate. The EGR valve will need to be inspected and the passages cleaned.

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2002 Mazda Protege5 Questions

Something is wrong with my steering wheel it won't movie (2 answers)

Ok to keep two snow tires on front wheels and two all weather tires on back? (1 answer)

I recently went to get my oil changed and found out there was splitting on the inner side of the two back snow tires. I looked at it and since the tires were about 3 years old, I decided to replace them. The head mechanic told me he was going to order me all weather tires and put them on the next...

Misfire on mazda protégé 5 (1 answer)

I have a mazda protégé 5 I change all the coil sparkplug and wires fuel pump and filter but the car still misfires when y push the gas start misfire but whe goes to 200 rpm runs good

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2002 Mazda Protege5 Reviews

based on 8 customer reviews
Good: The car handles very well. It's sporty suspension makes it a fun car to drive. I'm a DIY (as much as possible) and there are lots of enthusiasts/info on forums. The engine has been reliable. Con: The roads are salted here in the winter and the car suffers severe rust problems. EVERY Protege5 here has rust on it especially around the wheel wells and badges. The manual transmission g...
My car fells like something is holding it back think my differential is damaged could it be that everything else is working gears are going in ,engine idling good ,at a lost?
Very sporty wagon for family transport!

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