2010 Mazda RX-8 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your 2010 Mazda RX-8
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2010 Mazda RX-8 ProblemsIncorrect Temperature From Climate Control System
If the climate control's heat/cold knob is not adjusting to the desired temperature, a new climate control unit may be needed.
Some models may have a problem where the Check Engine light illuminates indicating an improperly tightened fuel cap. Due to improperly manufactured threads on the fuel filler pipe, the filler pipe may need to be replaced.
Be sure to check your owner's manual and use the correct engine oil. Mazda does not recommend using synthetic oil in the RX-8's rotary engine.
2010 Mazda RX-8 RecallsPassenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator Ruptures On Deployment
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.