Mazda does not recommend synthetic oil in RX-8 rotary engine on Mazda RX-8

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.

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Average mileage: 76,000 (76,000–76,000)
7 model years affected: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, more2008, 2009, 2010
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2007 Mazda RX-876,000
Cannot go over bumps even at slow speed seems back end bottoming out mechanic says not shocks, springs or struts what could it be . Cannot put even suitcase in rear
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