We also have a Mazda 5 and it is the same way. We break each vehicle review down into five categories preformance, running cost, comfort, reliability and space practicality making it very easy to understand, giving you feedback directly form the vehicle owner. Overall I love it and couldn't be happier. Mazda's number for this recall is 9316D. The block has bigger bore and stroke to provide the capacity of 2488 cc.
If the bolts are loose, they will be replaced and then correctly tightened, free of charge. Ratings for the model - Mazda 2 the year of a report age of tested vehicles vintage average fault rate amount of models in a report Mazda 2 rank fault rate Compare with 5. The recall began April 7, 2017. Mazda's number for this recall is 0917B. The friction of the bottom end was reduced by 30 percent.
. This engine shares the same technologies and ideas which have already been presented with the 2. For the price I think it beats all the other subcompact cars out there. My 1999's paint was just average sand beige metallic , but the 02 Protege had the best paint job of any car I've ever own. I was looking for something with good gas milage, small, practical, but still fun to drive and stylish.
After about 6 months of data collecting this car came out as the least expensive commuter car I could find cost, maintenance, up keep, fuel, gas, insurance. I am going to see how long before the meltdown causes my car not to run then i will replace it, it could last two years or more they said, or it could go in 2 months. Above 100k, I would bet on it. All models are equipped with anti-lock brakes, electronic stability control and traction control as standard. Overall, I am very impressed.
Some cars feel bigger than they are, which can be good if you also get a sense of strength and solidity. I am on my second Mazda, my first 94 protege lasted for 145K miles and i delivered pizzas in it, the engine was fine when i finally got rid of it. Nothing has been broken enough to warrant a trip to the shop. None engine related except one. Mazda2 reliability Mazda has scored consistently highly in our Driver Power customer satisfaction survey, coming eighth in 2014 and ninth in both 2015 and 2016, with a fifth-place finish in 2017. Mazda North American Operations Mazda is recalling certain 2011 Mazda2 and 2010-2011 Mazda3 and Mazdaspeed3 vehicles equipped with a manual seat lifter.
The lower mounting nuts and bolts that attach the front strut assembly to the steering knuckle may loosen, allowing the steering knuckle to separate. This car is so comfortable driving though; it handles turns great and is very smooth. Safety is equally reassuring: Mazda has significantly increased the proportion of high-strength steel used to build the 2 — from 53% to 65% — and the car comes with lots of. Event tyres recently fitted 4 new tyres to my wife's car in 40 minutes! Obviously, having the right gear on hand for quick maneuvers is simple with the manual because you control the gear selection, but the automatic is also very well-matched to the engine. The standard manual transmission's slick shifter contributes to an enjoyable driving experience. This provides you with all the information you need to make the decision of which car is perfect for you. The standard gasoline engines have a conventional fuel pump pressure of 1600 Psi 115 bar.
Power and Associates® is a registered trademark of J. Its a decent handler with sufficient power and good mileage. I kept looking for excuses to drive it. Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will inspect the lower mounting nuts and bolts that secure the front strut assembly to the steering knuckle. Also, this big four-cylinder SkyActiv-G engine has a balancer unit. Welcome to the Mazda 2 review page. On the three door model, once tipped forwards, the front seats do not return to their previously adjusted position.
The whole gray bar means obviously the most unreliable model. Clutch started failing at 40K, axles have gone bad, wheel bearings have gone bad, suspension has been replaced. Got my insurance check and already looking to buy another. It surprises people with how fast it takes off from a standing start and its excellent on long journeys. Very fun to drive car mine was stick and handled great.
I had an Eclipse before and going from a v6 to this is noticeable. The Mica paint is beautiful and every passenger has commented on how lovely and comfortable the car is! They all rusted like crazy, and had the air conditioning fail about 60K. Transmission 2nd gear shifted hard until the software was updated. Loved the minimalist styling, simple interior layout and impressive list of standard features. Was going to get the automatic because of my age but decided I was old not dead and I'm glad I do. Love the look of the new ones.