'95 Protege (Retired)

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'95 Protege (Retired)

Lifetime Fuel Economy: 39.33 MPG(US)
90 Day Running Average: 0 MPG(US)
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General Description EPA Values
Year: 1995
Make: Mazda
Model: Protege
Trim: LX
Vehicle Type : Gasoline
Curb Weight: 2385
EPA City: 26
EPA Highway: 35
EPA Combined: 30
Description
After looking for a few months for a small, stick shift, car I purchased this for $500, but I have had to do more repairs then expected (New: rotors, front/rear brake pads, windshield, alternator, oxygen sensor, belt, battery) and the check engine light is still on!

My Commute:
To School-(25miles, 2 days a week)------
http://www.routeslip.com/routes/24506
To Work-(7miles, 4 days a week)--------
http://www.routeslip.com/routes/24504

Location:
Pittsburgh, PA (Not super cold or hot. I can endure the summer without AC)


Stock Specs
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Engine Size: 1.5 liters
Horsepower: 92 hp
Max Horsepower: 5500 rpm
Torque: 96 ft-lbs.
Max Torque: 4000 rpm
Fuel Tank Capacity: 14.5 gal.
EPA Mileage Estimates: (City/Highway)
Manual: 31 mpg / 39 mpg

Modifications
DIY Catchcan
160lbs of weight reduction (this may be temporary)
Upper/ Lower grill Block
Air Intake tweaks
Removed power steering belt
Passenger mirror removal
Driver mirror flipped in when driving at higher speeds
55psi in the Tires
Planned Modifications
Get my car running with no check engine light
Scangauge (If I can find one at a reasonable price)
 

 


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