How to Replace Drum Brakes on a Mazda Protege?

Answer Drum brakes on a Mazda Protege use a large drum instead of a caliper to slow down the rear wheels. The drum pushes a brake shoe against the drum, causing friction. This friction slows the drum, and... Read More »

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How do I Fix Brakes for a Mazda Protege LX 2001?

Brakes are one of a car's most vital systems, integral to safety and control when operating the car. That's why it's imperative that the system be well maintained and fully functional. The Mazda Pr... Read More »

How to Change the Rear Brakes on a 2002 Mazda Protege?

The 2002 Mazda Protege comes equipped with an all-wheel anti-lock braking system. The rear brakes are comprised of brake pads, rotors and caliper pistons that force the two together during braking.... Read More »

Instructions for Replacing the Front Disc Brakes on a Mazda Protege?

The Mazda Protege is equipped with a standard disc braking system; brake pads are squeezed against rotors on each wheels to slow and eventually stop the car. Disc brake maintenance is fairly uncomp... Read More »

How to Remove Mazda MPV Drum Brakes?

Introduced in 1989 as a rear-wheel drive minivan, the Mazda MPV featured front disc brakes and rear drum brakes. By 1999, the minivan was available in four-wheel and front-wheel drive and featured ... Read More »