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
2,786
  626
2,357
  MAZDA6
2,261
  CX-7
1,429
  CX-5
1,213
  CX9
1,100
  RX8
959
  Protege
761
  MPV
760
  MAZDA5
459
  Miata
258
  Millenia
199
  B3000
159
  B-series Truck
151
  MX5
106
  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 15,380 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 639.8. Cars from Mazda's 2010 model year have the most problems reported (1,439 problems).

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

Model YearNumber of Problems
  2019 Mazda
39
  2018 Mazda
114
  2017 Mazda
84
  2016 Mazda
511
  2015 Mazda
284
  2014 Mazda
677
  2013 Mazda
483
  2012 Mazda
653
  2011 Mazda
593
  2010 Mazda
1,439
  2009 Mazda
745
  2008 Mazda
1,035
  2007 Mazda
1,425
  2006 Mazda
621
  2005 Mazda
576
  2004 Mazda
1,097
  2003 Mazda
569
  2002 Mazda
487
  2001 Mazda
484
  2000 Mazda
721
  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 2,697 problems reported. The second most common Mazda car problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (1,864 problems).

Table 3. Common problems of Mazda vehicles



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