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 MX6 model.

Table 1. Compare Mazda models

Mazda ModelNumber of Problems
  MAZDA3
2,755
  626
2,357
  MAZDA6
2,248
  CX-7
1,424
  CX-5
1,179
  CX9
1,086
  RX8
957
  Protege
760
  MPV
760
  MAZDA5
458
  Miata
258
  Millenia
199
  B3000
159
  B-series Truck
150
  MX5
104
  B4000
95
  B2300
88
  B2500
54
  Mazda
52
  Protege 5
49
  MAZDA2
41
  B Series
27
  MX6
16

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Mazda built between 2019 and 1996

Owners of Mazda cars have reported a total of 15,276 problems across all Mazda models built from 2019 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Mazda models, is 635.5. Cars from Mazda's 2010 model year have the most problems reported (1,426 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Mazda
28
  2018 Mazda
109
  2017 Mazda
82
  2016 Mazda
489
  2015 Mazda
281
  2014 Mazda
664
  2013 Mazda
474
  2012 Mazda
647
  2011 Mazda
591
  2010 Mazda
1,426
  2009 Mazda
743
  2008 Mazda
1,033
  2007 Mazda
1,417
  2006 Mazda
621
  2005 Mazda
574
  2004 Mazda
1,094
  2003 Mazda
569
  2002 Mazda
487
  2001 Mazda
484
  2000 Mazda
720
  1999 Mazda
687
  1998 Mazda
683
  1997 Mazda
678
  1996 Mazda
670

🔎 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 2,690 problems reported. The second most common Mazda car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,856 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mazda vehicles



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