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Mazda Protege, Mazda Protege5, Sedan, Wagon
Nov 21, 2005 (5:25 pm)
My protege5 did not come with the factory roof rack so I bought one off of ebay. The problem is that I can't mount it on my car because I do not have the ROOF RAILS. Does anyone know where I can find the rails? I have the plugs in the car to mount the rails. Thanks
#1173 of 1221 Console/Dashborad
Nov 22, 2005 (5:54 pm)
I have a 99 Mazda Protege and tried putting in a new stereo,but could not get console/dashboard out to put new stereo in.
Nov 26, 2005 (3:07 pm)
I posted a while back that my brakes didn't work very well. I found out today that my tires/rims are too big for my little brakes. I'm an 18yr old male working full time. I live in Hamilton (1hr south from Toronto). I'm interested in buying larger brakes. But I don't have much money to spend. I want my brakes to react. But I also want them to last. I was thinking about all wheel disk brakes. I was told approx $2,000. Which I don't have atm to spend on brakes.
#1175 of 1221 Stereo removal.
Nov 27, 2005 (10:25 am)
On the stock head unit, there are two cover plates, one on each side of the faceplate. You have to remove these to expose the holes (two under each) for allowing the head unit removal tools (you can use Ford-compatible tools) to enter and disengage the snaps that hold in the head unit. You can just pry these off. They are held in place with light snaps. Be careful if you want to keep them as they are thin and fragile.
#1176 of 1221 Re: Stereo removal. [mazdafun]
Nov 29, 2005 (11:44 am)
The ford tool costs a few bucks at autozone. It also removes the bin below the head unit if you want more space to work.
#1177 of 1221 Re: Protege parts companies [nikecar]
Nov 29, 2005 (8:37 pm)
hey bro., im a new member and i have a 1991 Mazda Protege W/ 1.8L DOCH engine. i'm very satisfied wit the power my car has but i wanna get more power. Is there any secret techniqes that would help me get more ponies under my hood, or any engine mods i should get. Anything would help. Thanx.
#1178 of 1221 '91 Mazda protege drive belt
Dec 21, 2005 (8:17 am)
how do you change the driver belt on the '91 protege? we cant find the bolt the releases the tension on the drive belt. one of my mom's friends told me he things that there's that bolt and another tension belt that would enable me to replace it. any info, please?
#1180 of 1221 Re: '91 Mazda protege drive belt [autonomous]
Dec 22, 2005 (9:27 am)
thank you so much! it didn't say much at all about the drive belt in the manual and i'e been looking all over the place for something... thanks!
#1181 of 1221 Mazda protege drive belt in online manual [kristina08]
Dec 22, 2005 (1:44 pm)
it didn't say much at all about the drive belt in the manual
That's too bad. Did you check pages 01-10A and 01-10B?