Mazda 3 2014 Problems

No car is perfect, but we've gathered everything relating to the Mazda 3 2014 reliability here to help you decide if it's a smart buy.

Mazda 3 2014: Display screen, speedo and radio not working

Answered by CarsGuide 11 Jan 2019

The fact that everything comes on when you stop and restart, albeit briefly, suggests that it could be a problem with the car's computer.

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Mazda 3 2014: Which variant should I pick?

Answered by CarsGuide 23 Jun 2018

They are of a similar age, so there shouldn’t be much between them in terms of accumulated mileage. The SP25 is better equipped and sportier model, but I would still go for the Maxx being newer and a little cheaper.

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Mazda recalls 2.2 million cars over rust risk

Mazda recalls 2.2 million cars over rust risk

2 Sep 2016 · by Andrew Chesterton

Mazda has issued a global recall of more than 2.2 million cars from across its range to rectify a potential corrosion issue that affects some of its best-selling models.

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Mazda 3 excessive tyre noise

Answered by CarsGuide 25 Jul 2016

The CarsGuide crew, among others, have highlighted road noise as a rare negative on a classy car that's also been a long-term favourite with Australian buyers.

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Mazda 3: High road noise

Answered by CarsGuide 19 Jul 2016

In Mazda's defence the SP25 GT does have sports suspension which will transmit more noise, but we're hearing more complaints and hope that Mazda has addressed the noise issue when the Mazda3 is updated later this month.

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Mazda 3 effect of tyre replacement on road noise?

Answered by CarsGuide 19 Jul 2016

Mick might have found a better tyre for you, but I will be seeking answers from the Mazda3 program director this month.

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Mazda 3 2010: Brakes replaced too early

Answered by CarsGuide 12 Nov 2015

I suspect that you are being conned. Could you hear this "groaning"? If not don't replace the brakes, but if you're not sure take the car somewhere else and have the brakes checked.

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Alfa Romeo for stylish car?

Answered by CarsGuide 8 Dec 2014

People have always bought Alfas with their hearts and they are behind the Japanese on reliability and resale. There is an updated Giulietta coming next year, which I recently drove in Italy and enjoyed. Try it.

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Good replacement for Tiida?

Answered by CarsGuide 24 Nov 2014

Just about every small car will match the space of the Tiida so you have two choices, go for a class leader such as the Mazda3 or return to Nissan for a value deal on the Pulsar. The Mazda gets The Tick but the Nissan is very good value.

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