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
2,834
  626
2,358
  MAZDA6
2,293
  CX-7
1,445
  CX-5
1,254
  CX9
1,134
  RX8
961
  Protege
761
  MPV
760
  MAZDA5
464
  Miata
258
  Millenia
201
  B3000
159
  B-series Truck
152
  MX5
107
  B4000
95
  B2300
88
  B2500
54
  Mazda
52
  Protege 5
49
  MAZDA2
42
  B Series
27
  MX6
16

📊 Number of problems reported for all models of Mazda built between 2020 and 1996

Owners of Mazda cars have reported a total of 15,564 problems across all Mazda models built from 2020 to 1996. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Mazda models, is 621.6. Cars from Mazda's 2010 model year have the most problems reported (1,455 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2020 Mazda
1
  2019 Mazda
57
  2018 Mazda
120
  2017 Mazda
98
  2016 Mazda
548
  2015 Mazda
295
  2014 Mazda
687
  2013 Mazda
487
  2012 Mazda
671
  2011 Mazda
602
  2010 Mazda
1,455
  2009 Mazda
758
  2008 Mazda
1,047
  2007 Mazda
1,428
  2006 Mazda
628
  2005 Mazda
576
  2004 Mazda
1,098
  2003 Mazda
569
  2002 Mazda
488
  2001 Mazda
486
  2000 Mazda
722
  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 2,709 problems reported. The second most common Mazda car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,882 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mazda vehicles



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