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Mazda Mazda6 Problems

Find the most common issues based on car owner complaints

Most Common Mazda Mazda6 Problems

A loud ticking noise (hydraulic valve lifter noise) may be heard from the top of the engine, particularly when the engine is still cold.
The engine may overheat due to erratic engine cooling fan operation as a result of a faulty cooling fan control module.
Some models may have a problem with stalling under light acceleration.
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1 Known Mazda Mazda6 Drive Train Problem

1 Known Mazda Mazda6 Electrical & Lights Problem

3 Known Mazda Mazda6 Engine Problems

1 Known Mazda Mazda6 Exhaust & Emissions Problem

6 Known Mazda Mazda6 Problems

Years to Avoid

Based on owner-submitted report and recall notices, Mazda Mazda6 years 2006, 2005, and 2004 are the most likely to experience problems.

2006 Mazda Mazda6
2005 Mazda Mazda6
2004 Mazda Mazda6
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