What type of engine oil does a 2003 Mazda Protege 5 take?
In the USA, the Protege was available as a DX, LX, or ES. The DX and LX have the 1.5L engine, and the ES has the 1.8L. In Canada, there was only the SE and LX. The SE had the DX and LX drivetrain, that is to say the 1.5L engine mated to either an automatic, or 5-speed manual transmission. The was the equivalent of the American ES model. The quickest way to identify a…
How do you reset the check engine light on a 1999 Mazda Protege manual shift with approx 130000 runs great?
How do you release tension on the power steering belt in order to change it on a 1994 Mazda Protege?
A 2001 Mazda Protege has a seal system, meaning the car does not have a dipstick to check the transmission fluid. It is best to take it to a dealership to have the fluid tested, but a person can check it by slightly pulling out the plug under the car, and see the condition of the fluid coming out of the plug.
Why would the alternator stop working and the battery indicator turn on in a 2001 Mazda Protege when the brakes are used?
I own a 2002 Mazda Protege5 with the FS2.0 Motor. The EGR Valve is located below the throttle-body. You must take off the Intake tube to get a good view of it. To replace it I think you might have to take off the throttle-body, but I'm not sure about that...(yet) NOTE: Mazda put out a technical note stating that "if your car has sat for a long time, the egr valve could be damaged…
Don't panic its a fuse that's located in your fuse box under the hood marked Tail. Its marked 15, take it out look at the center of it and see if it is burnt out. If it is replace it and all should be fine. IF you have any other issues and it doesn't work take it to a qualified mechanic it may be a electrical issue.
Where are fuel injectors located on a 2003 Mazda protege it wants to die like it is not getting enough gas?
To change the oil pan gasket on a 1999 Mazda Protege DX, remove the bolts holding it to the bottom of the motor. Take the old gasket off and clean the area where the gasket sits with a gasket cleaner. Place a gasket sealer on the outside lip, then put in the new gasket. Carefully replace the pan and tighten the bolts, being careful not to let the gasket overlap itself.