Thankful that my new car doesn't have it. The i-stop function is amazing and has cut our petrol bill significantly - and we used to drive a very small car. The only real way for me to navigate is through playlists or manually through the iPod itself. The car has also retained much of its resale value. Blue tooth would not start and navigation would occasionally request a u-turn for no reason. The first three times they did not attempt to reset it and told me they did reset the sensor.
The fabric on both front seats was fraying and coming apart. It took 8 to 9 days for the transmission to arrive at the dealer and several days for the dealer to replace it. We still heard the squeak 50 percent of the time. Dealer could not feel problem. Don't buy any car without Android Auto or Apple Car play. Here are the problems which you can't resolve it.
Dealer said this is unusual because the grease should out live the pads but after 32K miles of city driving the pads are almost still new. Mazda really went cheap on manufacturing these SkyActiv blocks! Turned out the optimal, route was going back exactly the same way!! Once you start your trip it will take minimum 5 mins to respond. Outside trim is stylish and makes heads turn. When I receive my car back from California, an additional 372 miles was put on my car. My injectors and fuel injection system was updated in California yet The issue was not resolved. It's pretty frustrating and generally poor. Nov 201635700 mi Bluetooth failed to pair with phone.
The dealer said I should call their customer service. Jul 201316000 mi Symmetrical dents due to body fatigue on both sides by the hatch. It is so quiet on the highway you have to check to make sure the engine is even running. Ended up pushing the car back to the house and into the garage. Dealer removed left side speaker cover, road tested.
Was a reliable vehicle up until about 3 weeks ago. The metallic red paint is stunning in sunlight. Instrument panel was removed - Center bracket was missing foam padding. The 19 inch tires that come with the vehicle are suppose to be top end tires. Jun 201647740 mi Side mirror were vibrating. It was explained that it is possible that it parked outside, any concentration of heat directed from building windows can cause the situation. In section 4 page 148 of the owner's manual this is stated, but the sales people don't mention this during the buying process.
Sep 201427900 mi Door hinge passenger side, safety hinge, replaced. Causing a check engine light. It is really comfortable to drive and has good fuel economy, and enough room for other people and all of their stuff. Dec 201532000 mi Navigation system would loose contact with satellite regularly. Dec 201626040 mi I reported hard shifting and knock feel from transmission when i let go of the accelerator and re-accelerate. One more thing to add is Mazda had already replaced the defective automatic transmission at 80,000 miles. Next drive it worked fine.
Also, I figured that if Mazda ever does initiate a recall, I will be reimbursed what I spent, and if they don't, I probably was never going to get as good of an offer as this one, anyway. Hey, I'm hoping I can get some help. Mazda instructed dealer to replace heater box. After a complaint to the dealer it was inspected and was reported to be ok by the tech. Nov 20138060 mi small buzz re-developed again on passenger side when window is partially opened.
I almost resisted buying the car since Mazda still didn't add Apple CarPlay for 2018. Oct 20157000 mi Smart City Brake System developed a fault,the dash light was illuminated warning that the system was malfunctioning. A word of advice, next time test driving, sit in the back and feel how your passengers are feeling. A 2 year old car and both headlights have failed. Dealer referred to Mazda hotline.
Adjustment cams on control arms off zero so toe in front back out of alignment, wears out tires fast. About a month or so the car was serviced as scheduled and the inspection revealed nothing out of the ordinary. I am hoping they update the audio system with apple car play by end of 2018. Called dealer, they thought it was caused by brake pad locking up in bracket; said they would replace pads and turn rotors-covered under warranty. According to Goodyear authorized shop the toe was out of specs. Wife's car and parked a skosh close to front of garage. The vehicle has safety issues and there are multiple complaints of the issue.
Due to the added weight that achieved a quieter cabin, fuel economy is down by one to a still competitive 24 mpg overall. Aug 201550580 mi Transmission slips and launches car erratically from R to D on cold start. Oil looks ok, no fuel smell, level does not fluctuate. Living in Michigan, I needed a vehicle that handled well in snow but also with good gas mileage and being able to adjust the drivers seat is very important. So I don't really know if it was a human damage, or it was a coincidence. Hadn't worked properly since new.