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1996 Mazda Miata MX-5 Repair and Maintenance Costs

A guide to repairs, service, and maintenance costs for your 1996 Mazda Miata MX-5

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The national average repair and maintenance cost for a 1996 Mazda Miata MX-5 is between $348 and $426 per year. Repair and maintenance costs vary depending on age, mileage, location and service provider.

Repair Cost Index Score
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1996 Mazda Miata MX-5
scores in the least expensive range of all car models for average repair and maintenance costs
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$387
Annual Repair Cost
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Failure of the valve cover gasket can allow engine oil to leak onto the spark plug wires and damage them. The engine will run poorly (misfire) if the spark plug wires fail.
Just purchased vehicle and it drives perfectly. Wondering what preventative maintenance should b...
It goes off and it won't start back.it cranks.but there is no spark. I replace cam,crank ,coil. A...
water temperature gauge mostly does not work. However, when I hit a bump in the road, it occasio...
Overall (4 Reviews)
Body, Interior & Misc.
Brakes
Drive Train
Electrical & Lights
Engine
Exhaust & Emissions
Heating & Air Conditioning
Suspension & Steering
January 11, 2012
1996 Mazda Miata MX-5
I have owned British sports cars off and on for the last 45 years. My last being a 1980 MGB that I re-did. When I retired I wanted to road cruze but was a little hesitant to travel far in the MG. I...
October 04, 2011
1996 Mazda Miata MX-5
I'm the original owner of my '96 miata, and I love it. Originally it was just a summer car in Vermont, but now out here in Oregon it's my everyday car. 170K miles, and have only had one set of brak...
September 06, 2010
1996 Mazda Miata MX-5
still running strong at 269K+ miles. love this car to death ... dealing with a lot of rust issues though