Car Problem Reports
Mazda Protege Failed Mass Air Flow Sensor May Cause Hesitation
Mazda Protege Problem
Exhaust & Emissions Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 151,859 mi (130,000 mi - 166,578 mi)
Visitor, 1999 Mazda Protege, 130,000 mi
maf was replaced and I still had issues. Needed to replace spark plugs and there was a clogged vacumb hose in the back driver side of the intake manifold. It went all the way accross the engine to some sensor on the passanger side strut tower.
Visitor, 1999 Mazda Protege, 166,578 mi
Same problem...everytime i drive car feels slugish and powers not there...im guessing its the mass air flow sensor
had a certified mechanic look at this protege I was looking at purchasing and was told that this item needed to be replace amoungst many...