mazda protege reversing problem and changing gear issue

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Asked by Aug 04, 2013 at 12:05 AM about the 2002 Mazda Protege LX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a mazda protege 2002, and it changes gears when it reaches 4000rpms, and when i am reversing and  press the gas it goes slower instead of quick?? help me

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sounds like it may be an engine...transmission mount or both~

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connect an OBD-II scanner to reveal trouble codes that will tell us where to start~

based on your description I think that your throttle position sensor is bad or on it's way out~

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thanks. I will let you know the readings codes from the OBD Scanner

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