Mazda 2 Problems
No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mazda 2 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.
Is the Mazda 2 Neo a reliable car?
My daughter is looking to buy a car in the price range of about $16,000-$18,000. She wants an automatic and is keen on the Mazda 2 Neo. She lives in Sydney and is open to anything this is safe and ...Read more
Mazda 2 2011: What is the blue water symbol?
A blue water sign comes on every time I turn on my 2011 Mazda 2, and it stays for about two minutes. What is it? Read more
Mazda 2: Replacement key cost
Will a dealer be able to give me a new key fob for cheap? I have a Mazda 2. Read more
Mazda 2 2000: PSI
What is the PSI for tyre pressure for my daughter’s 2000 Mazda 2 please? Read more
Mazda 2 2016: Speedometer blacks out
The digital speedometer in my 2016 Mazda 2 R blacks out, but the active driving display still works. What do you think is the problem? Read more
Mazda 2 2005: What variant do I have?
I own a 2005 Mazda 2. Where can I find if it's a Genki, Neo, or Maxx? It does not matter to me, but the price of the comprehensive insurance is very different. Please advise. Read more
What $20,000 car should I buy?
My car is a 2000 Toyota Corolla. I’ve owned it 10 years, but it has cost me thousands to fix things here and there in the last three years. So I am looking into buying a new one.I drive everyday ...Read more
What could be causing my '04 Mazda 2 to stall?
My 2004 Mazda2 has an air intake issue, which causes the car to stall when the revs drop. The throttle body has been replaced, but did not resolve the issue. Dash computer light is now on constantly ...Read more
Can I skip my car's servicing?
Mazda recommends maintenance at 10,000 km intervals, but what impact on my 2013 Mazda 2 engine could be expected from a gap in maintenance over a 2-year 4-month period from 18,000 km to 36,000 km? Read more
How much is a new brake master cylinder and shock absorber for a 2010 Mazda 2?
Do you have a rough idea how much a new brake master cylinder and left rear shock absorber would cost on a 2010 Mazda2? Read more
Is the Mazda 2 GT sedan a suitable car for someone in their 30s?
Is a 2017 Mazda 2 GT Sedan considered a girls/female car? Would it be suitable for blokes in their 30s? Read more
What's a safe first car?
I am a student looking for my first car. I'm currently undecided between a secondhand 2014 VW Polo 66TSI with 45,000 km at $12,000, a new Mazda 2 or Toyota Yaris with AEB. Safety is my priority, ...Read more
Mazda, Tesla, Mitsubishi, Peugeot, Citroen models recalled
The Australasian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced another set of national safety recalls, with models from Mazda, Tesla, Mitsubishi, Peugeot and Citroen impacted. Read more
Safe hatchbacks for a learner driver?
My daughter is turning 17 and I want to get her a car now, so she has a year to drive it before she gets her licence. I have a set budget of $13,000 drive away. What suggestions do you have in the ...Read more
Claimed fuel consumption for 2010 Mazda2?
How much fuel consumption would a 2010 Mazda 2 use in one year in a city area as an average? Read more
Mazda 2, 3 and 6 recalled over driver's seat defect
Mazda Australia has issued a national recall for 124,686 examples of its last-generation Mazda2, Mazda3 and Mazda6 models which were sold between September 2007 and March 2012. Read more
Best options for small SUV or hatchback?
I'm looking for a used late model (2015-on) car. I love the Mazda CX-3, but am still unsure whether to go the small SUV or a hatch like I've had most of my life. I'm looking at the CX-3, the Mazda 3 ...Read more
Best first small car under $13k
My daughter attends university in Melbourne and lives on campus, and her photography course requires her to lug a lot of equipment around to different sites. She will also make regular visits home to ...Read more
Best first car options?
I am turning 18 in a few months and looking to buy my first car. I would like one that is automatic, reliable and built in the late 2000s-early 2010s. I like the Mitsubishi Lancer, but are there ...Read more
Used Mazda 2 review: 2002-2016
Ewan Kennedy road tests and reviews the 2002, 2005, 2007 and 2016 Mazda 2 as a used buy. While the Mazda 3 and CX-3 have been grabbing all the headlines in the sales race, the smallest model of all, ...Read more