Mazda Mazda3 2014

2014-2016 Mazda3, 2014-2015 Mazda6: Recall Alert

By Matt Schmitz on June 30, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 228,000 model-year 2014-16 Mazda3 cars and model-year 2014-15 Mazda6 sedans The Problem: Water could enter the brake caliper, causing the parking brake... Read More
Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Mazda3

By Jennifer Geiger on March 29, 2017

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 21,000 model-year 2014-16 versions of the Mazda3 compact car. Only certain model-year vehicles manufactured between Jan. 4, 2014, and Oct. 16, 2015, are ... Read More
2012-16 Mazda Oil Pump Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on March 29, 2017

CARS.COM The problem: The engine may run roughly and display a lit check-engine light on the dash. This may be due to a foreign piece of material getting stuck in the engine’s oil pump, res... Read More
2014-2015 Mazda3 Engine Mount Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on August 1, 2016

CARS.COM The problem: Engine vibration and rattle noise may occure at idle while in Drive or Reverse due to a faulty engine mount. Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2014 Mazda3 2015... Read More
2014-2016 Mazda Notification Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on January 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2014 Mazda3 2015 Mazda3 2016 Mazda6 2016 Mazda CX-5 The problem: Drivers who use the “flexible” setting for oil changes... Read More
2013-2015 Mazda CX-5, 2014-2015 Mazda3, Mazda6 Tie Rod Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on November 13, 2015

Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2014 Mazda3* 2015 Mazda3* 2014 Mazda6** 2015 Mazda6** 2013 Mazda CX-5*** 2014 Mazda CX-5*** 2015 Mazda CX-5*** *VINs lower than JM1BM... Read More
2012-2015 Mazda3, Mazda6 and Mazda CX-5 Transmission Issues

By Tom Torbjornsen on October 20, 2015

Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2012 Mazda3 2013 Mazda3 2014 Mazda3 (VINs lower than JM1BM*****228314) 2015 Mazda3 (VINs lower than JM1BM*****228314) 2013 Mazda CX-5 (VINs lo... Read More
2012-14 Mazda3, 2013-14 CX-5, 2014 Mazda6 Whining Transmissions

September 14, 2015

Vehicles affected by this service bulletin: 2012 Mazda3 with 2.0-liter engine 2013 Mazda3 with 2.0-liter engine 2014 Mazda3 (VINs JM1 and 3MZ) 2013 Mazda CX-5 with 2.0-liter engine ... Read More
Our view: 2014 Mazda Mazda3

By Kelsey Mays on October 7, 2013

The redesigned 2014 Mazda3 is far from perfect, but it gives small-car shoppers an alluring choice outside and in, with a satisfying mix of efficiency and performance. Mazda’s redesigned co... Read More