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Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Mazda CX-5

By Jennifer Geiger on February 2, 2016


CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: All model-year 2014-16 CX-5 compact crossovers are affected; that's 264,463 vehicles. The Problem: Mazda reports that the fuel filler pipe could rupture during a rear collision, creating potential for a fuel leak. This increases the risk of… Read More

Recall Alert: 2014-2016 Mazda CX-5

By Jennifer Geiger on February 2, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: All model-year 2014-16 CX-5 compact crossovers are affected; that's 264,463 vehicles. The Problem: Mazda reports that the fuel filler pipe could rupture during a rear collision, creating potential for a fuel leak. This increases the risk of… Read More

2014-2016 Mazda Notification Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on February 2, 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 in their maintenance monitor may note the oil change notification will not work.… Read More

NHTSA Adds More Honda, Subaru, Mazda Cars to Takata Airbag Recalls

By Kelsey Mays on December 23, 2015

CARS.COM — The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today added four new models to the airbag recalls from Takata Corp. and said that more than a quarter of the cars under all Takata recalls have been fixed. The latest addition… Read More

Mazda Prices 2016.5 CX-5

By Rick Popely on December 22, 2015

CARS.COM — Mazda has added standard equipment to its CX-5 compact SUV — its most popular U.S. model — and raised prices on most models in a midyear change. Mazda is labeling the updated versions as 2016.5 models, and deliveries… Read More

2010-2015 Mazda CX-9 Rivet Issue

By Tom Torbjornsen on December 17, 2015

CARS.COM — Vehicles affected by service bulletin: 2010 Mazda CX-9 2011 Mazda CX-9 2012 Mazda CX-9 2013 Mazda CX-9 2014 Mazda CX-9 2015 Mazda CX-9 The problem: Drivers may experience noise due to a broken fuel tank insulator hanging down… Read More

2016 Honda CR-V Earns NHTSA's Five-Star Safety Rating

By Matt Schmitz on December 16, 2015

CARS.COM — Having already earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's Top Safety Pick Plus designation, the 2016 Honda CR-V has now added a five-star feather to its cap courtesy of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The compact SUV… Read More

2016 Mazda CX-3 Video

By Joe Wiesenfelder on December 11, 2015

The subcompact SUV class is exploding, with new entries from Honda, Chevrolet, Jeep, Fiat and Mazda. The 2016 Mazda CX-3 looks like one of the smallest and sportiest in the segment – but is it? Watch the video for more.  … Read More

IIHS Considers Putting Spotlight on Headlight Technology

By Mike Hanley on December 3, 2015

CARS.COM — The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety is in the midst of testing headlight performance for a group of midsize cars and plans to release the results in early 2016. According to IIHS spokesman Russ Rader, the results could… Read More

2016 Mazda CX-3 Review

By Joe Wiesenfelder on November 30, 2015

In a burgeoning class of tall hatchback cars masquerading as small SUVs, the Mazda CX-3 is ... a hatchback — a sharp-looking, nimble one, with a quality interior and high gas mileage, but hardly an SUV. Find out more in… Read More

What's the Best Subcompact SUV?

By Patrick Olsen on November 30, 2015

The subcompact SUV category is nearly a brand-new car segment. More than half of the entries have been on sale for less than a year. We discovered while testing this group that it's really a collection of compromises. While they… Read More