In its test results for the 2004 Mazda3 five-door with the 2. The S model is a sweet deal! My car now has 55k and there has not yet been one problem. This transmission has now been made standard on the 2. I raved about it, I couldn't help it--it's so likable. Don't be afraid to get the smaller engine in the i. The back seat is a little small, so do watch out for that! The only downfall of my particular model is the fact there are only 3 preset speeds for the windshield wipers slow, fast, and really fast. The vehicle was towed to the service dealer and the manufacturer was notified.
My buddy has a Mazdaspeed 3 and it's so powerful. I maintain it vigilantly based on the manufactures recommendations and I haven't had a single major problem with it. Four-wheel are fitted, with 300 mm 11. It was introduced in 2003 as a 2004 model, replacing the in the C-segment. The following table lists its sales made throughout its tenancy. The styling inside and out is wonderful.
The Mazda 3 became Mazda's fastest-selling vehicle in January 2019, with cumulative sales of over 6-million units. The next day I was going take it to a local auto repair shop and have it looked at, but on my way the check engine light wasn't lit anymore, so I drove straight to work. Girgin was sent to work in Hiroshima for 6 months, after which the final design was frozen for scheduled 2003 production. Sedan pre-facelift The front suspension comprises , with and an. When car reach 85,000 miles, engine started sputtering when I pressed gas pedal, engine just dies on the street.
She was going to take it back to the dealer to see if they could duplicate the problem. The 3s Grand Touring trim level adds leather seats, power driver's seat, rain-sensing windshield wipers, dual-zone automatic climate control, and steerable active as standard equipment. He went on to say that the short shifter action allows the driver to extract every horsepower from the 2. Check-engine light: The check engine light illuminate, issues due to a valve in the intake system jamming. I feel it is not safe to drive the vehicle and all the auto mechanics tell me the same.
After reading several reviews and after going to several auto mechanics it has been brought to my acknowledgement that many consumers are having problems with these motor mounts. All of these features came at a good value price. Model grades for the U. This was on Saturday October 30, 2010 the airbag may not deploy when the vehicle is involved in a crash. On the 4th occasion when the power failed, the vehicle impacted the guardrail head on. Archived from on 11 July 2011.
The front dampers of the have been re-tuned to quicken steering response and reduce understeer. Reader Eric Meyers wrote to let us know that there's hope. The 2009 model year was only a few months long as production ceased in November 2008. When first introduced, United States-market Mazda3 models were available in only two trim levels, i and s, with the 2. When driving, you really felt you could show off the handling of this car.
It is the first car I have owned on my own and I couldn't have asked for a better one. At the top of the instrument cluster are two buttons; the one on the left is the blackout button. The build felt very solid, as you didn't hear much exterior noise. This is the first incident of this kind. Primary Use: Family transportation I Like It A Lot. Seatbelts were worn at the time of the accident. This can be very dangerous especially sense I have two kids that are always in the car with me.
The vehicle was unveiled at the 2013. This car is great compromise for those who need practicality but would rather have a European style sports car. The interior also received leather-covered steering wheel and shift knob from the s model. I took car to autozone parts and had it read. Changes include a new dashboard layout, new front and rear exterior styling the latter, only in the hatchback , new first-of-its-kind G-Vectoring Control and diesel option was dropped. On dark, desolate roads, the numbers are too intense, and in all conditions, the uneven backlighting is annoying.
In Malaysia, the third generation Mazda3 was first launched in March 2014 fully imported from Japan and was available with a sole 2. For the 2012 model year, Mazda began offering the Mazda3 with their newly-developed technology, including a more rigid body, a new direct-injection engine, and a new 6-speed transmission. By 2001, Hasip Girgin's design was chosen as a finalist. Love the styling, quality and design, especially the cockpit which has held up very well and still has a premium feel. For the 2019 model, the all-new Mazda3 is equipped with the newly-developed technology, including the latest Skyactiv-X, Skyactiv-G and Skyactiv-D engines, each of which provides responsive speed control in any driving situation, and a Spark-Controlled Compression Ignition system. As of 22 January 2014, cumulative production of the Mazda3 production reached four million units since June, 2003.
Dealer replaced 2 of the fuel injectors. Hello, I own a 2005 Mazda 3. Only major misses is the paint is not very durable. You can't beat the vakue and styling unkess you compare to Volkswagen then you have reliability issues as with all German cars. The car has gone through tire replacement, new brakes pads, new battery. Quick, great handling, decent size, and great reliability are coming your way.