No Start After Distributor Cap and Rotor Replacement on Mazda Protege

If the engine will not start after distributor rotor replacement, a common mistake is to install the distributor rotor in the wrong position. The rotor may seat in three positions and one should note the direction before removal.

Average mileage: (–)
Engines affected: 1.5L 4 Cylinder, 1.6L 4 Cylinder, 1.8L 4 Cylinder
14 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
15 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
1998 Mazda Protege- 1.5L 4 Cylinder
Same thing.
1 person likes thisFlag inappropiate
Related Items:
1994 Mazda Protege LX Sedan 1.8L DOHC. I just put plugs, wires, cap & rotor on it, changed the...
Had tear in intake boot for over a year before replacing it. had some loss of takeoff power and...
94 Mazda Protege LX Sedan 1.8L DOHC tuned up, (wires,plugs cap rotor and replaced vacumn hose a...
After driving for 20 miles the engine stall. When I check for spark on the spark plug there is...

Related Content