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Mazda - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Compare Mazda models

The following chart shows the Mazda models that have had the most problems reported. Note that a model on the top of the list may simply indicate that it is a popular model rather than a problematic car. For example, over the years, Mazda has sold far more MAZDA3 model cars than the B400 model.

Table 1. Compare Mazda models

Mazda Model Number of Problems
  MAZDA3
2,365
  626
2,351
  MAZDA6
1,798
  Cx-7
1,325
  RX8
873
  CX9
851
  Protege
754
  MPV
742
  Cx-5
666
  MAZDA5
403
  Miata
255
  Millenia
198
  B3000
159
  B-series Truck
116
  B4000
95
  B2300
88
  MX5
81
  B2500
54
  Mazda
52
  Protege 5
49
  MAZDA2
27
  B Series
27
  MX6
16
  B2200
6
  Atenza
5
  MX3
3
  B3200
1
  B400
1

Number of problems reported for all models of Mazda built from year 1996 to 2018.

Owners of Mazda cars have reported a total of 13,361 problems across all Mazda models built from year 1996 to 2018. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Mazda models, is 579.8. Cars from Mazda's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (1,320 problems).

Table 2. Number of problems reported during the vehicle's first year in service

Model Year Number of Problems
  1996 Mazda
673
  1997 Mazda
675
  1998 Mazda
683
  1999 Mazda
686
  2000 Mazda
717
  2001 Mazda
475
  2002 Mazda
483
  2003 Mazda
553
  2004 Mazda
1,036
  2005 Mazda
544
  2006 Mazda
575
  2007 Mazda
1,320
  2008 Mazda
946
  2009 Mazda
568
  2010 Mazda
1,190
  2011 Mazda
464
  2012 Mazda
519
  2013 Mazda
365
  2014 Mazda
400
  2015 Mazda
208
  2016 Mazda
239
  2017 Mazda
16
  2018 Mazda
1

Common problems of Mazda Vehicles

The following chart shows the most common problems reported across all models of Mazda cars. The number one most common problem of Mazda cars is related to the vehicle's power train, with 2,553 problems reported. The second most common Mazda car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,707 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mazda vehicles



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