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Mazda Make Overview

Passenger Cars

Mazda 626 Overview
2002 - 1979 (used)
Mazda Protege Overview
2003 - 1989 (used)
Mazda Protege5 Overview
2003 - 2002 (used)
Mazda RX-8 Overview
2011 - 2004 (used)

SUV/Crossovers

Mazda CX-7 Overview
2012 - 2007 (used)
Mazda Tribute Overview
2011 - 2001 (used)

Vans/Minivans

Mazda MPV Overview
2006 - 1989 (used)

Pickup Trucks

Mazda B-Series Pickup Overview
2001 - 1990 (used)

Mazda Questions

lgkathleen
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I Need A Electrical Diagram For My 2003 Mazda Tribute

the wires to the alternator got smashed and fried several other wires need to know where wires go from alternator to wire loom

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riviera911
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Mazda 626 - Stuck In Park, Wont Start. Yesterday, I Couldnt Get It To Go I...

9 views with 1 answer (last answer 9 hours ago)
Ronel Serrano
10

Why Is There A Milky Brown Oil Layer In The Coollant Reservoir Of My Mazda ...

When my husband checked the coolant there was a milky brown layer of oil floating on top. The car was running fine.He took it to mechanic and there was a small pipe leaking he fixed that but is puzz...

44 views with 17 answers (last answer about a day ago)
michaelmoore
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2003 Mazda Protege5 Blown Fuse

my licence plate bulbs went out, and ever since then I've had the fuse for my dash and running lights go out any advice would be grealy appreciated

6 views with 1 answer (last answer about a day ago)
MorningWood
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Howcome My 2004 Mazda Rx8 Only Goes Up To 124mph?

Then the governor kicks in... >:l any way to get it removed? I know its in the computer.

13 views with 2 answers (last answer about a day ago)

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Mazda History

Ask just about any car aficionado to name the most memorable Mazda, and chances are they'll say the RX-7 sports car, an iconic vehicle that helped establish Mazda as a verifiable brand in the U.S. and could be considered the forerunner of the automaker's "zoom zoom" marketing campaign. But Mazda was around a long time before the RX-7 made its first appearance in 1978.

The origins of Mazda go all the way back to the 1920s, when the company that would eventually become Mazda, then called the Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., was founded in Hiroshima. Although it originally produced machine tools, the company soon began producing three-wheeled trucks and sedans. However, it wasn't until 1960 that the company produced its first four-wheeled vehicle, called the R360. Mazda soon moved aggressively into auto production, with the first Mazdas appearing in the U.S. in 1970.

During the 1970s, Mazda became known as the automaker that produced vehicles with the Wankel rotary engine, including the RX-2, the RX-3, and the RX-7. In 1979, Ford bought a 25 percent stake in the company, and Mazdas and Fords have been linked ever since. In fact, Mazda built early Ford Ranger pickup trucks, until Ford took over production of the trucks in the mid-1980s.

In later years, such Mazda vehicles as the 323, the 626, the Millennia, the Protege, and the Miata helped establish the Mazda brand. In addition, the automaker's popular "zoom zoom" marketing campaign helped distinguish the company from its competitors.