2002 Mazda Tribute electronics gone wacky

Asked by Apr 22, 2010 at 12:45 AM about the 2002 Mazda Tribute DX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

A bad jumpstart knocked out my car radio, remote key access, and "tweeked" the guages.  What could be wrong and what should I do?

3 Answers

115

You might try disconnecting the battery this some times resets the computor dont worry about you dash displays going crazy for a moment it will sort it self out instantly

3,225

It is quite likely something got shorted from the bad jump start. Id recommend taking your car to a dealership. They will have all the necessary diagnostic equipment for your concern.

4,825

you badly need to look out for lose connections or wiring issues. http://mazdatribute.net/

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Tribute

Looking for a Used Tribute in your area?

CarGurus has 781 nationwide Tribute listings starting at $1,900.

ZIP:

Mazda Tribute Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,060
  • #2
    Js08016
    Reputation
    260
  • #3
    Reelin68
    Reputation
    250
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Escape
1,237 Great Deals out of 103,226 listings starting at $500
Used Honda CR-V
859 Great Deals out of 59,622 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota RAV4
832 Great Deals out of 51,463 listings starting at $1,600
Used Nissan Murano
425 Great Deals out of 22,994 listings starting at $400
Used Jeep Liberty
206 Great Deals out of 7,205 listings starting at $500
Used Toyota Camry
1,048 Great Deals out of 87,034 listings starting at $1,296
Used Ford Explorer
1,204 Great Deals out of 69,242 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Santa Fe
296 Great Deals out of 18,312 listings starting at $1,995
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,051 Great Deals out of 72,062 listings starting at $1,195
Used Toyota Highlander
602 Great Deals out of 36,086 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Mazda Tribute For Sale
18 listings starting at $6,995
2010 Mazda Tribute For Sale
27 listings starting at $2,995
2009 Mazda Tribute For Sale
23 listings starting at $5,450
2008 Mazda Tribute For Sale
113 listings starting at $3,000
2006 Mazda Tribute For Sale
145 listings starting at $2,500

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.