Report: Failed Mass Air Flow Sensor May Cause Hesitation
Mazda Protege Problem
Exhaust & Emissions Affected: 1.6L 4 Cylinder
Average Mileage: 144,500 mi (130,000 mi - 159,000 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.
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...