2001 Mazda Protege Overview


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9 national listings
ES 2.0
8 national listings
Avg. Price: $3,439
21 national listings
LX 2.0
4 national listings

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Average User Score

4.25 stars

Based on 21 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

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Engine Overheat

4 views with 1 answer (last answer 3 days ago)

When Do I Change Timing Belt In Mazda 2001 4 Door

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Water In Floor Board

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

224 views with 1 answer (last answer 2 years 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

811 views with 3 answers (last answer 2 years ago)

At What Interval Should I Change The Timing Belt On The 1.6l Motor?

2,186 views with 1 answer (last answer 7 years ago)