Mazda 121 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mazda 121 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Bumper repairs on Mazda 121
From your description is appears that it could be repaired, but without actually seeing it I couldn't say how much it might cost. There are websites you can use to get a quote on-line and I'd suggest you do that. Google "bumper repairs".
1977 Mazda 121 Coupe
It sounds like a lovely old car, one I'm sure a Mazda enthusiast would be happy to have. You could Google Mazda car clubs on the internet to find one in New South Wales, or alternatively you could refer to one of the classic car magazines, such as Just Cars, where you will find a listing of cars clubs.
Used Mazda 121 review: 1990-1997
Mazda caused quite a stir when it unveiled its bubbly little 121 in 1990. The new model wasn't a classical beauty in any sense, but it was certainly an eye-catching little car and everyone fell madly ...Read More
Add The Extras
THE price is average for that model and year, but you'll have to pay for registration as well anything needed to make it roadworthy. Add the body damage and it's starting to look less like a bargain. The low mileage is attractive, but find out how much you will have to spend to get it back on the road with a full year of rego. If it's more than $1000, think twice about it.
Used Mazda 121 review: 1996-2002
Mazda burst the small car bubble with a bang when they replaced the ‘jelly bean’ 121 with the innovative but rather bland 121 Metro in 1996. In one fell swoop it changed the perception of small cars ...Read More
IT SOUNDS as if the engine is running too rich, which could be caused by a faulty oxygen sensor in the exhaust. It's there to monitor the air-fuel mixture and send signals back to the engine-management computer. If it's faulty it could be sending the wrong message.
IT'S at the high end of what I would expect, but it's hard to provide a reason without knowing if you live in a hilly area, if you keep tyre pressures up to the correct level, if the wheel alignment is within spec, and if the engine is in good condition.
Used Mazda 121 review: 1996-2001
Mazda became a trendsetter seven years ago when it replaced the curvy 121 with a boxy, upright 121 Metro. Mazda burst the small-car bubble with a bang in 1996 when it replaced the "jelly bean" 121 ...Read More