Mazda CX-5 Repair and Maintenance

A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Mazda CX-5

Mazda CX-5 Problems

Premature rear brake failliure

Rear brakes made noises like gravel caught between pads and rotor and braking performance greatly reduced. Mazda Canada replaced rear rotors and brake pads for free. They said this happened to several customers.

rear brake failure

rear brakes shimmy and rust after 32k . brought to the dealer while under warranty ,said they couldn't do anything .but the vibration was so bad I rreplaced all 4 brake rotors and pads due to rusty and warped rotors on what I call a car just breaking in ...

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Mazda CX-5 Questions

Procedure for re setting TPMS light on dash (2 answers)

brakes, noisy mirrors, front seat (2 answers)

Along with the premature brake pad wear out, the side mirrors being noisy, crack in the windshield out of nowhere!!! The driver seat cannot be adjust to accommodate for a taller person, I paid almost $30k for what?? Too bad that we can't hold the dealer accountable or make them pay for th...

Timing Chain or belt maintenance (2 answers)

Does the 2013 2 liter engine have a timing chain or timing belt?

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Mazda CX-5 Recalls

Steering Knuckle Separates Causing Loss Of Steering

The lower mounting nuts and bolts that attach the front strut assembly to the steering knuckle may loosen, resulting in the steering knuckle separating from the strut. Dealers will inspect the nuts and bolts to ensure they are properly tightened, replacing loose bolts and tightening them to the proper specification free of charge to resolve the concern.

Fuel Filler Pipe Ruptures In A Crash

The fuel filler pipe may rupture and cause a leak and fire hazard in an accident. Dealers will alter the attachment between the fuel filler pipe and the left rear side of the bracket of the fuel filler pipe free of charge to resolve the concern.

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Mazda CX-5 Reviews

I researched and rented 8 different cars before deciding on this one. My first brand new car ever purchased. I'm disappointed that all materials read on this car were just fluff. My prior car was a Chrysler mini van. My CX-5 Grand Touring $29,950 front wheel drive, has inferior seals around the doors and windows. Up here in raining north that means when it rains for a day, 5 days later when you...
I am very disappointed in all the serious reports from previous owners of the Mazda CX-5 on the NHTSA website. These reports are not getting threw to the customers. All the while Mazda purchased all the rotors back from dealers, so there is a national wait list for new replacements. Mazda needs to make some RECALL soon before someone gets killed over the sudden deceleration and exceleratio...

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