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Mazda Protege Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your Mazda Protege

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a Mazda Protege is between $301 and $368 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

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Mazda Protege
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$334
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The timing belt tensioner pulley may make a squealing noise from the timing cover area on cold startup. An updated tensioner with a thicker mounting bracket to eliminate vibration may be needed to...
If the engine cranks but does not start, and diagnosis shows no fuel pressure, the fuel pump relay is frequently the problem. If the fuel pump relay is defective, the fuel pump will not energize an...
If the engine stalls when coming to a stop, check the automatic transmission fluid (ATF) level. Low ATF fluid level can cause the torque converter lock-up to stay on, stalling the engine.
Within the last 4 years about 5 times I've had the O/D (transmission) light come on while driving...
When I start my car it will run fine but as soon as I gas it it's acts like it wants to die. Like...
What size is the drivers side window?
Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 ...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES. SOME LEFT SIDE REAR BRAKE HOSES WERE DAMAGED DURING AS...
VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER VEHICLES EQUIPPED WITH A PARTICULAR FACTORY INSTALLED AUDIO UNIT....
Overall Score (18 Reviews)
May 26, 2012
2000 Mazda Protege
car has 138,000 miles. Just got eng light-replaced manifold gasget.134,000 miles eng light-replaced catalytic converter.130,000 miles eng light-replaced air intake hose. 69,000 miles eng crankshaft...
August 08, 2011
2000 Mazda Protege
Over All my car runs good.
July 27, 2011
1993 Mazda Protege
I bought my 1993 totaled and fixed it....it had 18,000 miles then and has 170,000 now. It has been a trouble free reliable vehicle....it gets 40mpg on the hiway if I drive at 65 mph. Iam looking fo...