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Mazda protege5 2003, grinding noise when i step on the gas peddle, only happens while car is moving
Mazda Tribute Shuts Down After Appx 10minutes And Will Not Start Back Up. B...
I have a 2001 Mazda tribute. It will start, but after a few minutes it will start to sputter and it will shut off loosing all power and will not crank at that point. Once it sits for a few minutes...
Where Do I Find The Fuse For The Horn On A 86 Mazda B2000?
I Just Replaced The Battery And The Negative Charge Connector On My 2012 Ma...
The lights and radio and dashboard lights work. The car either does nothing or clicks
Want To Swap Motor
Have a 2001 Mazda B3000. / 6 cylinder the pickup is Automatic...want to drop in a 1994 Ford Ranger. Transmission is 4 speed overdrive. What will I need to do or will the Bellhousing match
Older Mazda Models
|Mazda 121||Mazda 323||Mazda 808|
|Mazda 929||Mazda B2000||Mazda Bongo|
|Mazda Capella||Mazda Cosmo||Mazda Demio|
|Mazda Familia||Mazda GLC||Mazda MAZDA3 Sport|
|Mazda MAZDASPEED MX-5 Miata||Mazda MAZDASPEED Protege||Mazda MAZDASPEED6|
|Mazda MX-3||Mazda MX-6||Mazda Millenia|
|Mazda Navajo||Mazda Premacy||Mazda RX-3|
|Mazda RX-4||Mazda RX-7||Mazda Xedos 6|
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.