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Mazda Protege

Model Year Comparison

Worst Model Year
1995
Worst Category
engine Problems

Here are total complaints by model year for the Mazda Protege. Overall the worst problem category is Mazda Protege engine problems.

Although the 2002 Mazda Protege has the most overall complaints, we rate the 1995 model year as worse because of other possible factors such as higher repair cost or more problems at lower mileage. The most-reported problem is also with the 2002 Mazda Protege for caliper and brake issues.

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