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The 2010 Mazda 3 has had the most complaints, with a failed clutch at the top of the list.


Other common problems that impact Mazda reliability ratings are:


  • Transmission failures in the ’02, ’06 and ’08 Tribute
  • Failed turbochargers in the ’07, ’08, ’09, ’10 and ’11 CX-7
  • Failed ignition coils in the ’93, ’97-‘98, and ’00-06 MPV
  • Failed cooling fan module in the 200-06 MPV

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