2001 Mazda Protege Overview


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6 national listings
Avg. Price: $3,536
ES 2.0
11 national listings
20 national listings
LX 2.0
1 national listing

Mazda Protege Experts

#1 dandyoun
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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 22 reviews

I've Put Over 50k Miles On The Car Since I Got It, And It Still Runs Excellent At 170k. by Jennifer
 — The car has been great for the last 4 yrs. I bought it when it was 4 yrs old. Only thing's I've had to replace were a coil pack, spark plug wires, and intake manifold gasket. The dealer told me it was... Read More
Protege 2.0 by Dylan
 — The es version is very well put together, the sport suspension that is easily upgraded, quailty brakes and a very quick car. The 2.0 engine has extream mid band power but nothing eles around it becaus... Read More
This Car Is Fun To Drive And Romp On by Mikey
 — This car handles very well at high speeds and cornering , For a 4cyl 2.0 it can really get up and go reaching a nice 6,500 rpm's at redline , I only wish that the Es model had the same turbo setup as ... Read More

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Mazda Protege Questions

Dustin Crowell

Ticking In Motor, 2.0l Auto Trans.

Hey guys, Just wondering of any of the Protege guys out there has a really loud ticking, almost sounds as if theres pinging metal under the hood. It only happens when the car is hot and at perfect idl...

1,334 views with 6 answers (last answer 14 hours ago)

I Am Trying To Remove The Pistons In My 2001 Mazda Protege But There Is A C...

2001 Mazda Protege 2.0L Automatic

17 views with no answers yet

I Keep Blowing My Tail Light Fuse In My 01 Protege. Every Time I Turn On Th...

Yesterday I replace my headlights. They work great. But my tail lights, dash lights, and front parking lights do not work. I replaced the tail lights a few months ago, and they worked fine until I r...

184 views with 2 answers (last answer about a year ago)

The Ac In My 2001 Mazda Protege Will Come On But Then Does Not Stay Cool, R...

Turn on the ac, the compressor kicks in, and it will start out cool, but then it looses the cool air altogether

493 views with 3 answers (last answer about a year ago)

Water In Floor Board

Water in passengers side on front floorboard when air is running,any solutions on this

174 views with 1 answer (last answer about a year ago)