Mazda CX-5 Repair and Maintenance
A guide to problems, costs, maintenance and repair for your Mazda CX-5
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Mazda CX-5 ProblemsSqueaking / Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes
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.
Mazda CX-5 QuestionsHow much does it cost to remove the carbon build up in the intake valves? (2 answers)
The mazda dealership recommends having the intake valves cleaned, to remove carbon build up, at 25,000 miles. Of course, something they don't mention as routine maintenance when you purchase the vehicle.
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Mazda CX-5 RecallsLift Gate Falls Unexpectedly
The rear lift gate support struts may corrode and fail, and the lift gate may fall from the open position, or not stay open as expected. Dealers will replace the lift gate supports free of charge to resolve the concern.
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.
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.