Mazda 1.6L Index of Articles

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

How To Test The Fuel Injectors (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

One of the hardest working components on your 1.6L Mazda Protegé is the fuel injector. Your Mazda Protegé is equipped with four of them. Sooner or later one of them is going to fail. When it happens, the most obvious symptom you're going to get is...   read more >>

How To Test The Ignition Coils (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

How To Test The Ignition Coils (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

Testing the ignition coils on your 1.6L Mazda Protegé is not that hard. It is something that you can do right at home with a few basic tools. In this tutorial, I'm gonna' show you how in a step-by-step way. You'll be able to find out if you do...   read more >>

How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (1.6L Mazda Protegé)

How To Test For A Blown Head Gasket (1.6L Mazda Protegé)

There are 4 simple tests that can be done to confirm (or disconfirm) a blown head gasket. So, if you think you've got a blown head gasket on your hands because your 1.6L Mazda Protegé has severely overheated and doesn't start or it starts and runs...   read more >>

How To Test The MAF Sensor (1.6L Mazda Protegé)

How To Test The MAF Sensor (1.6L Mazda Protegé)

You can test the mass air flow (MAF) sensor on your 1.6L Mazda Protegé without a scan tool. The multimeter mass air flow (MAF) sensor test in this tutorial is so accurate that you'll be able to say that the MAF sensor is bad and needs to be...   read more >>

How To Test Engine Compression (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

How To Test Engine Compression (1999-2001 1.6L Mazda Protegé)

Engine compression problems are pretty common on small engines (such as the 1.6L Mazda engine) as they age and accumulate miles. For the most part, engine compression problems usually lead to a rough idle condition and in extreme cases a...   read more >>