Drove away, light goes off, engine fine no light for past year! Went 184 miles and it took 4. As a fun-to-drive package, the Mazda3 has better credentials than its competition. Both the sedan and hatchback have rear armrests with cupholders, and the i sedan has zebra-striped wood-finish dash trim. The lower mileage is usually in the winter too. There are few stops that I encounter in my city.
The facelift for 2007 defined the style even more clearly, with a body-color grille surround and new front bumper with square fog lights for both the 3s models plus brighter and more substantial-looking 16- and 17-inch cast-aluminum wheels. All-disc antilock brakes with brake assist are standard on s models and optional on i models. A net can be added. The main issue on a Mazda 3 is the headlights-they constantly burn out. Exterior Comparatively upright in profile, the Mazda3 is built with a wide track and a relatively long 103. The Mazda3 received minor modifications for the 2007 model year. Both the sedan and hatchback have rear armrests with cupholders, and the i sedan has zebra-striped wood-finish dash trim.
Headroom is average in the rear but meager in the center position. A 5-speed manual or 5-speed automatic are available transmissions. Exterior Comparatively upright in profile, the Mazda3 is built with a wide track and a relatively long 103. I did not return because I do not like dealerships. This one stops on a dime. Steel wheels hold 15-inch tires on the Mazda3 i sedan; the Mazda3 s sedan gets 16-inch alloy wheels, while the Mazda3 s hatchback rolls on 17-inch rubber.
Leave a Comment Name Mail Website. Also having the same problem on both rearview mirrors. Mazda 2008 3s are tuned more for sport handling, and that influences its ride. It competes with the Honda Civic, Ford Focus, Toyota Corolla, Nissan Sentra, and Chevy Cobalt, among many others in the red hot small car market. Our teen tester gave the audio system high marks for both its eardrum rattling capability and its nifty red display. Its tractable mid-range punch helps provide good throttle response without the need to shift gears frequently.
All versions with the 2. A Sport Package that includes sport bumpers, side skirts, 17-inch alloy wheels and fog lamps is available on s sedans and standard on s hatchbacks. Moreover, it returned very impressive fuel economy, especially for a conventional gasoline-powered vehicle with an automatic transmission. Headroom is average in the rear but meager in the center position. Whoever thought of the marketing slogan for this car was right on point! I've taken it to a repair shop but they won't touch it because they think once they start they won't stop.
For 2008, front-side and side curtain airbags are added to the dual front airbags. And what about that price point? It comes only with a six-speed manual transmission. The MazdaSpeed3 is exclusively equipped with a six speed manual transmission; an automatic is not available. Performance with the larger engine falls short of some sporty compacts, but it will satisfy most drivers. All hatchback models come with a rear wiper, rigid rear cargo area cover, and cargo management system.
Sedan and hatchback are priced and equipped the same. All 2008 Mazdas come with a roadside assistance program, which operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, throughout the United States and Canada. I believe it is a problem with the design. A ratchet-type mechanism permits seat adjustment, allowing the cushion and seatback to move up and down together. The strong lines denote its performance abilities and look particularly attractive on the sporty five-door hatchback.
The lower mileage is usually in the winter too. Further, interior detailing is posh and stylish, and such details as electroluminescent gauges and automatic climate control are uncommon features at this price point. The five-door also gets sporty body add-ons, 17-inch wheels, and fog lamps. Driving Impressions The easy-to-drive Mazda3 handles more adeptly than most rivals. Steel wheels hold 15-inch tires on the Mazda3 i sedan; the Mazda3 s sedan gets 16-inch alloy wheels, while the Mazda3 s hatchback rolls on 17-inch rubber. I only did it once because driving so slow is so boring. A five-speed manual gearbox is standard, and a four-speed automatic transmission with a manual-shift provision is optional for the Mazda3 i.
Sedans get a short but high rear deck. The MazdaSpeed3 is exclusively equipped with a six speed manual transmission; an automatic is not available. Exterior Comparatively upright in profile, the Mazda3 is built with a wide track and a relatively long 103. It never leaked any brake fluid. The next time you have some distance to cover, start out by checking your tire pressure before topping off the tank. Transmission: Automatic Color:Gray Interior Color: Black Average Vehicle Review: 3 reviews This car is a lot of fun to drive! Grand Touring editions feature seat warmer for their standard leather seats.
The compact Mazda3 was introduced to America in the 2006 model year, after being available abroad since 2004. In April 2015, locally assembled versions of the Mazda3 became available for purchase. I had same condition before and after a complete brake job. At the same time, the 2. Combined with the SkyActiv technology, this produces a rating from the U. The Mazda3i is available only as a four-door sedan, whereas the Mazda3s comes as a sedan and five-door hatchback. Step into the 2008 Mazda Mazdaspeed3! Even so, the and lead the class and prove to be safer.