Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. The V6 doesn't have much initial pick-up--it hesitates for about 1. Generally, drivers gave the Mazda 6 sedans, hatchbacks, and wagon high marks, citing the cars' styling, performance, handling, sportiness, and value as positive points. I bought the car brand new and was hoping that its lack of performance during the test drive was due to the fact that it hadn't yet been broken in. Remedy Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflators, free of charge. Jamming system air is the best.
Truly ordinary cars, those absolutely devoid of anything that sparks buyer passion, often are beyond salvation. Plenty of room, driver volume and cruise controls on the steering wheel, great visibility of instrument cluster and and stylish console design especially the red lights at night , plenty of compartments for whatever you can think of. At 175,000 miles, it still feels like new. Note: This recall supersedes recall 15V-382. This Mazda is stuck with me.
Both the wagon and five-door add a bit more of a wedge to the basic design of the Mazda6, a touch that clearly enhances the sporty appearance. No rattles or squeaks, and the engine is still silky smooth, pulls strong, and sounds pretty good for a 4cyl too. They frequently are banished to the hell of no sales and eventual oblivion. Turning Key In Ignition Doesn't Do Anything. The first engine started having problems at 45 k and the second waranty engine started leaking oil at about 50 k. I currently have 168,000 miles on the car. It's sportier than the Camry and Accord, but the powertrain doesn't pack sufficient punch to qualify for hard-core sport-sedan status.
The recall began July 6, 2018. The s-designated sedan, hatchback, and wagon added four-wheel anti-lock brakes, traction control, audio controls on the steering wheel, and alloy wheels. Taut and tight 2004 Mazda6 WagonAll three models share the same, taut platform as the original Mazda6. Oh and the brake caliper pins sometimes need to be greased relatively easy to do and prevents sticking. And about everyone I've talked to with Mazda 6s has had transmission problems. Remedy Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger's frontal air bag with a new one, free of charge. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these passenger air bag inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling.
The brakes are disc all around and generally feel great. First Chance is quite literal. This is such a reliable car. The 6 is a great car for the most part, with good looks, a comfortable ride, and ample power. Back to driving my old reliable Trailblazer I thought I was upgrading from.
The trunk is also quite large, especially with the seats down. Mazda's number for this recall is 9416E. I have replaced tons of things on this car lucky I had the extended warranty and have had less problems with it after 100,000 miles than before. The recall began February 4, 2015. The feather-light clutch requires a sweet spot of engine revs at many a stoplight--too much and you'll smoke it,… In the family-sedan market, it's not easy living in the shadows of Camry and Accord, but Mazda's differentiating itself with sporty good looks and pizazz in the handling department. With the sedan and five-door, you can order both the V-6 or the smaller, 160-hp in-line four, which is still a reasonably powerful engine. I can say the same for the handling, fun.
The new Sport Package brings an improved braking system, 11. Had to buy a new part for it, fix a vacuum hose and cleared out the codes. The safety recall began on June 3, 2013. Note: This recall partially supersedes recall 16V354. And co es out from the bottom.
He had some helpful tips for low interest financing, as well. Incredibly honest and decent person. The only issue is that the car does not do well in moderate snow. Mazda is one maker that intends to bring the wagon back. I love the hatchback version. The recall began on February 16, 2016. I love that is vehicle is a hatchback that is nearly identical in appearence to the sedan yet offers nearly as much cargo space as the wagon.
The inflators in the front passenger air bags are susceptible to rupture in the event of a crash necessitating the deployment of the front passenger air bag. Mazda is also expanding its catalog of aftermarket options. I've had it just over 2 years, 12,000 miles, and haven't had anything worse than a light-bulb fail The transmission manual is still slick as could be and the clutch feels pretty good too. The automatic transmission sometimes lags before downshifting, and is sometimes jerky. It replaced the long-serving Mazda Capella 616, 626 in 2002. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500. Mazda's number for this recall is 1417G.