2010 Mazda CX-7 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Mazda CX-7
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2010 Mazda CX-7 ProblemsWarm Air From AC System
The AC compressor may fail causing the AC system to blow warm air, smoke may also appear from the engine. A failed AC compressor will require replacement. Mazda has extended the warranty on these compressors to 5 year or 60K mikes. If these conditions are noted our technicians recommend to turn the AC system off and have it inspected as soon as possible.
A lack of power may develop due to a failed turbocharger. Failed turbochargers will require replacement to restore engine power.
A chirping or squeaking noise may be noted from the front of the vehicle when traversing bumps at low speeds. Our technicians tell us this type of noise is generally caused by the front strut mounts which will require replacement.
2010 Mazda CX-7 QuestionsBoth my headlights have stopped working. (3 answers)
Both headlights have stopped working but the rest of my lights are working fine. I checked the fuse and it looks like its working?
I have the 2.5 Liter engine. Does the engine have a timing belt or chain? How often is the recommended replacement and how difficult? I've heard it takes "special tools."
I want to change the cabin air filter. How do I remove the filter cover?
2010 Mazda CX-7 RecallsFront Lower Ball Joints Fracture In Cold Weather States
Water contaminated by salt that is found on roads treated in cold weather areas can cause corrosion within the lower control arms, which can result in the lower ball joints separating from the vehicle. Dealers will replace both front lower control arms free of charge to resolve the concern.
The passenger frontal air bag inflator may rupture on deployment, causing metal fragments to come through the air bag and injure occupants. Dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator free of charge to resolve the concern.