The 2001 Protege has been involved in 5 recalls, which is more than any of the other 11 years. On average you can expect 2.67 recalls per model year and we've listed some of the most recent recalls below.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) describes recalls as an order "issued when a manufacturer or NHTSA determines that a vehicle, equipment, car seat, or tire creates an unreasonable safety risk or fails to meet minimum safety standards."
Mazda Protege Recalls by Year
Every recalls can involve multiple model years, so we've taken each of the 12 Protege years and ranked them by how many times they've been involved in a specific campaign. Want to see how the Protege stacks up? Sort recalls by model.