User Reviews

Decent - I was paying more for it than it was worth and eventually I couldn't pay for it and it got taken away. Now, I just want to hopefully find something th...

3.0
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Great package! - I love the cruise control. I wish the intermittent wiper speed were adjustable. My friends can 't believe what I can squeeze into this car. It's like ...

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small - Driving a older car makes sense for those of us who don't like to spend our entire paycheck on plates and insurance. I have owned my mazda for ten yea...

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Pricing Trends

The average LemonFree listing price for a Mazda Protege in California:

2003 $6,711
2002 $4,995
2001 $4,583
2000 $3,473
1999 $3,093
Safety Ratings
2003 Mazda Protege
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints109
Number of Investigations0
2002 Mazda Protege
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls4
Number of Complaints91
Number of Investigations0
2001 Mazda Protege
Front Crash Driver Side 5.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls5
Number of Complaints46
Number of Investigations0
2000 Mazda Protege
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints96
Number of Investigations0
1999 Mazda Protege
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 3.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls3
Number of Complaints87
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding Mazda Protege vehicles

1998 Mazda Protege (10/19/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V674000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Mazda Motor Corp.

Description: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

Defect: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J.

1997 Mazda Protege (10/19/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V674000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Mazda Motor Corp.

Description: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

Defect: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J.

1996 Mazda Protege (10/19/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V674000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Mazda Motor Corp.

Description: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

Defect: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J.

1995 Mazda Protege (10/19/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V674000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Mazda Motor Corp.

Description: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

Defect: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J.

1994 Mazda Protege (10/19/2015)  

Campaign Number: 15V674000

Component Name: ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:IGNITION:SWITCH

Manufacturer: Mazda Motor Corp.

Description: Mazda North American Operations (Mazda) is recalling certain model year 1989-1998 MPV, 1990-1995 323, 1990-1998 Protege, 1992-1993 MX-3, 1993-1995 929, 1993-1997 MX-6, and 1993-1998 626 vehicles. In the affected vehicles, grease applied to the contact points inside the ignition switch may become conductive and overheat.

Defect: If the ignition switch overheats there would be an increased risk of a fire.

Corrective Action: Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the ignition switch, free of charge. The recall began on December 17, 2015. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Experience Center at 1-800-222-5500, option#6. Mazda's number for this recall is 8715J.

Used Blue MAZDA PROTEGE for sale in San Francisco California

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$4,888

2003 MAZDA PROTEGE DX

  • Bodystyle: Sedan
  • Mileage: 120,000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: San Jose, CA
  • 9 Days on Lot
$5,500

2003 MAZDA PROTEGE 5

  • Bodystyle: Wagon
  • Mileage: 169,953 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: 4 Cyl
  • Drive: FWD
  • Location: Fremont, CA
  • MPG: 21 City / 27 Hwy
  • 253 Days on Lot
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