Mazda protege 2000 suddenly won't start!

Asked by Apr 15, 2017 at 09:08 PM about the 2000 Mazda Protege

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Battery is good. Car was running fine yesterday! My dad
took a look at it today and changed the motor on the fuel
pump. Nothing... He is thinking that the fuel pump isn't
receiving any electricity. Could this be the problem? And to
any old protege owners, where is the relay for the fuel
pump located?? Thank you for your help in advance.

1 Answer

Check the pump ground contact, in most of cases for some reasons it loses good contact, or check wiring. Actually there are many reasons why car doesn't start. Check first - battery (should be very good contact), then starter, spark plugs etc.

Your Answer

Mazda Protege Experts

  • #1
    James Kithuka
    Reputation
    290
  • #2
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    220
  • #3
    Js08016
    Reputation
    160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Corolla
954 Great Deals out of 63,338 listings starting at $1,850
Used Honda Civic
781 Great Deals out of 60,176 listings starting at $950
Used Honda Accord
1,126 Great Deals out of 71,730 listings starting at $1,100
Used Toyota Camry
1,049 Great Deals out of 85,916 listings starting at $800
Used Nissan Sentra
754 Great Deals out of 50,024 listings starting at $2,200
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
70 Great Deals out of 4,229 listings starting at $2,995
Used Volkswagen Jetta
632 Great Deals out of 35,359 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Mustang
581 Great Deals out of 38,593 listings starting at $1,895

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.