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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 626 model cars than the B400 model.

Table 1. Compare Mazda models

Mazda Model Number of Problems
  626
2,346
  MAZDA3
2,233
  MAZDA6
1,683
  Cx-7
1,206
  RX8
849
  CX9
775
  Protege
751
  MPV
739
  Cx-5
592
  MAZDA5
391
  Miata
253
  Millenia
198
  B3000
159
  B-series Truck
103
  B4000
95
  B2300
88
  MX5
79
  B2500
54
  Mazda
52
  Protege 5
48
  B Series
27
  MAZDA2
22
  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 2017.

Owners of Mazda cars have reported a total of 12,775 problems across all Mazda models built from year 1996 to 2017. The average number of problems per model year in this period, reported across all Mazda models, is 579.6. Cars from Mazda's 2007 model year have the most problems reported (1,267 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
674
  1998 Mazda
680
  1999 Mazda
685
  2000 Mazda
716
  2001 Mazda
475
  2002 Mazda
481
  2003 Mazda
547
  2004 Mazda
1,019
  2005 Mazda
533
  2006 Mazda
571
  2007 Mazda
1,267
  2008 Mazda
900
  2009 Mazda
529
  2010 Mazda
1,109
  2011 Mazda
402
  2012 Mazda
444
  2013 Mazda
315
  2014 Mazda
359
  2015 Mazda
171
  2016 Mazda
191
  2017 Mazda
10

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 2,527 problems reported. The second most common Mazda car problem is related to the vehicle's engine and engine cooling (1,634 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mazda vehicles



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