After Lexus and Toyota Mazda is now 3rd in reliability as reported by CR. Mazda is making great strides!
Here are my 3 latest oil changes.
Always use OE filter.
The Mobil is actually EP version.
The 28k oil change is Eneos
Trying Castrol Edge Ext 5w20 at the moment.
Next will be Mazda fluid provided by dealer.
Surprised to see Mazda in a respectable position. Nice to see them getting the mainstream recognition (thanks to great product) that has long eluded them.....
Top 10 Best Automakers of 2016: Consumer Reports » AutoGuide.com News
Mazda is the first automaker in the top 10 to have all...
'Consumer Reports': Cars better, infotainment not
"Ford is a striking example of the damage an awkward-to-use infotainment can do. Ford's vehicles, in general, score about as well in driving tests as those sold by highly rated brands Honda and Toyota, and even are close to CR's No. 1 brand...
In the most recent issue of Consumer Reports, they say too much road noise enters the cabin. I have a 2014 S Grand Touring and haven't really paid a lot of attention to the road noise until I recently drove a 1 year old Ford Fusion. That thing was quiet! I did a little test on my Mazda3. When...
2014 Mazda 3 makes front cover of yearly Consumer Reports car buying guide. As reported by CNN just now. I don't know it made their best of best, but I think it did. But I bet the PROS :punk:styling and engine and the CONS :mad 1:are just one, you know...the wreched INFOTAINMENT.
Here it is..... Car Model Review
For those who don't subscribe, here's the low-down:
Why buy one:
Fun-to-drive with agile handling
Very fuel efficient without the added cost or complexity of being a diesel or hybrid
Has high-end features, like blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic...
I bought the 5 Carfax reports package when I was shopping around for a used Mazda3. Still have two left and they expire on August 9.
So, does anyone needs a report run? Cause I know Carfax prices are bs (especially if you only need one). xD
Send me a pm with VIN and email where I can send a...
So, every week Insideline rotates one of their cars through the "car of the week" for their long term test report blog. If you go to their site right now, there's three recent entries discussing the Mazdaspeed3 2010 already on the main page and I presume it'll get a lot more attention over the...
Consumer Reports Cars Blog: From the logbook: Mazdaspeed3
Considering that this report contrasts just about every other 2nd gen vs 1st gen MS3 comparison, I'm really beginning to question the writers credibility. I haven't driven the 1st gen MS3 so I can't compare, but from folks who've...