Mazda MX5 - Problems, Statistics, and Analysis

Mazda MX5 owners have reported a total of 93 problems for their cars built in the 18 model years listed in the chart below. The chart shows the number of problems reported across all service years for each given model year of the Mazda MX5. The 2006 Mazda MX5 cars have the most problems reported (19 problems).

Table 1. Total number of problems by model year for Mazda MX5

  Common problems of Mazda MX5

The following chart shows the 19 most common problems for Mazda MX5 cars. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's structure (14 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's air bags (14 problems).

Table 2. Common problems of Mazda MX5

Problem Category Number of Problems
  Structure
14
  Air Bag
14
  Power Train
11
  Equipment
9
  Tire
6
  Electrical System
6
  Engine And Engine Cooling
6
  Service Brakes
6
  Visibility
4
  Exterior Lighting
3
   
  Seats
3
  Steering
2
  Other Fuel System
2
  Wheel
2
  Electronic Stability Control
1
  Suspension
1
  Traction Control System
1
  Latches/locks/linkage
1
  Unknown Or Other
1


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