Mazda Protege Repair & Maintenance Costs

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

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Mazda Protege
Annual Repair Cost
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The annual maintenance cost of a Mazda Protege is $334. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and shop.

Most Common Mazda Protege Problems

Mazda Protege vehicles have 13 reported problems.The most commonly reported Mazda Protege problem is: Engine Cranks and Doesn't Start
An electrically shorted air flow sensor can cause a crank-no start condition. diagnosis may show that ignition spark...
The timing belt tensioner pulley may make a squealing noise from the timing cover area on cold startup. an updated...

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The Mazda Reliability Rating is 4.0 out of 5.0, which ranks it 5th out of 32 for all car brands. This rating is based on an average across 345 unique models. The average annual repair cost for a Mazda is $462, which means it has above average ownership costs. The other factors that contribute to Mazda reliability include an average of 0.4 visits to a repair shop per year and a 10% probability of a repair being severe.

Mazda Protege Reviews

Mazda Protege vehicles rate highest in Engine and needs improvement in Heating
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Most Common Mazda Protege Questions

There are 466 related questions for Mazda Protege vehicles. RepairPal's professional community answers hundreds of questions each day. Below are the most commonly asked Mazda Protege questions.
Mazda protege year 2000, 1.6 cc size engine i did replace the belt that goes from alternator to a/c and when i turn...
Is there a is there an inertia switch on a 2003 mazda protege
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