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Mazda Mazda3 Problems

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Most Common Mazda Mazda3 Problems

Damaged wiring to the seat belt pre-tensioner sensor may cause the Airbag Warning Light to illuminate.
A vibration felt at 55 mph may not be a tire problem.
A loose rear stabilizer bar link can cause a rattling noise from the rear suspension while driving on rough roads.
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Years to Avoid
Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mazda Mazda3 years 2004, 2005, and 2009 are the most likely to experience problems.
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