10.0

really awful
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
96,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most common solutions:

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problem #1

May 142018

MAZDA3 ES 2.0L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 96,000 miles

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dashboard separated

Was driving home from work and it had rained quite a bit prior. Heard a popping noise... then a crack and pop, looked over and my dashboard was separating and expanding right before my eyes as the separation moved across the dash!!!! This is my 3rd Mazda that I have owned and NEVER have I EVER seen such a thing happen - even to the oldest one that I had in 1980! It even snapped off a piece of the clear plastic lens material as it went down the dashboard in the front! I would say that Mazda needs to pay for this one!!!!

- nanas0525, Winter Park, US