1995 Mazda Protege won't start

35

Asked by Nov 16, 2012 at 11:19 PM about the 1995 Mazda Protege 4 Dr LX Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1995 Mazda Protege LX, 1.5 Litre DOHC, Automatic Transmission. It won't start, it's getting fuel and
it's firing. I've replaced the fuel pump, spark plugs, checked all the fuses and relays, checked all the ground
wires, checked for damage to the breather and the hose going to the intake, checked the vacuum canister for
leaks cause I had to replace it before. I checked all the sensors and they are all good. Only other thing I could
figure is it may have jumped time, is their any way to check? And is there anything else I should check? Thanks.

1 Answer

35

I checked the timing belt, it's in good shape, everything is all lined up on the gears like it's supposed to be. I checked the fire, it's got a bright blue spark. I'm about to run out of stuff to change and check on it. Replaced the computer in it yesterday, still nothing. My dad is thinking it has something to do with the distributer, it one that has the coil built in. Fixing to go recheck the injectors and the distributer. Thanks.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1993 mazda protege

    Replaced timing belt on 1993 mazda protege. Car will not start now. Timing is perfect. The only thing we did NOT do to try to get it to start is put the alternator belt back on before starting i...

    1993 Mazda Protege

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 Mazda protege sedan. Automatic 1 answer

    Driving up hills the battery light comes on and it won't shift back into overdrive. You have to stop and turn off the car for it to run right. Do you know what would cause this. It also has 150,00...

    2002 Mazda Protege SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my 2003 Mazda Protege wont start PLEASE HELP!!!!! 4 answers

    hello everyone. I have a 2003 Mazda Protege and for several days now my Mazda has not been driving right. Its been very slow getting up hills and the check engine light is on then it will blink then...

    Mazda Protege

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2000 Mazda Protege ES 3 answers

    Hello, I have a 2000 Mazda Protege ES, with about 120,000 miles. On February 14th, Valentine's Day, my car broke down and has not functioned since then. Here's what happened, I was driving the car w...

    2000 Mazda Protege ES

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • mazda protege reversing problem and changing gear issue 4 answers

    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

    2002 Mazda Protege LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Mazda Protege Questions

UK Questions

Are you a UK consumer? CarGurus now has a discussion forum in the UK.

Mazda Protege Experts

#1 James Kithuka
James Kithuka
Reputation 240
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 210
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
796 Great Deals out of 70,152 listings starting at $1,200
Used Toyota Corolla
944 Great Deals out of 68,200 listings starting at $1,595
Used Honda Accord
999 Great Deals out of 74,757 listings starting at $899
Used Toyota Camry
1,127 Great Deals out of 96,509 listings starting at $1,250
Used BMW 3 Series
1,459 Great Deals out of 38,439 listings starting at $1,890
Used Nissan Sentra
574 Great Deals out of 51,852 listings starting at $2,000
Used Ford Mustang
537 Great Deals out of 42,626 listings starting at $1,699
Used Volkswagen Jetta
487 Great Deals out of 31,319 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Elantra
644 Great Deals out of 52,411 listings starting at $895
Used Nissan Altima
1,060 Great Deals out of 82,197 listings starting at $1,988

Used Cars For Sale