Mazda's number for this recall is 2618F. The V6 doesn't have much initial pick-up--it hesitates for about 1. Primary Use: Commuting to work Solid, Fun And Reliable — Intererior is beige not my fave color but it'll do , exterior is lapis blue metallic. They frequently are banished to the hell of no sales and eventual oblivion. I have a V6 and the gas mileage isn't great.
That said, it gets driven mostly around town, on shorter trips, with a few highway and interstate trips thrown in, and the average is always around 18. The hatchback had all kinds of room to transport things. No major repairs, just regular maintenance oil changes, flushes, tires, battery. Less than a month ago bought four brand new tires, because I thought, I'm gonna keep the car for a while. Maybe tires are slightly pointed in.
Spark Plugs nearing, or already is at the end of it's life and needs to be replaced. So, overall the car has not given me any major mechanical problems, the hatchback fits lots of stuff, and has great looks. Obviously premium runs better, but the few extra miles are not worth the extra cost for the premium. The ride is also surprisingly plush. I tend to baby it around town, decelerating only enough to be safe going around turns, and taking advantage of downhill coasting opportunities. I've had it just over 2 years, 12,000 miles, and haven't had anything worse than a light-bulb fail The transmission manual is still slick as could be and the clutch feels pretty good too. Tell half of your passengers to take the bus so you can save on gas.
The brakes are disc all around and generally feel great. The brakes are disc all around and generally feel great. Ironically, these are the very vehicles that we need to know this information on the most! If you're contemplating buying one of these, I would highly recommend one 4 cyl , especially if you enjoy driving spiritedly every now and then. It's relatively quiet too, quieter than my moms 2010 Honda Accord. And about everyone I've talked to with Mazda 6s has had transmission problems. I used it to pick up a crib and dresser at the same time from a furniture store. Drive 70 miles a day.
The 6 is a great car for the most part, with good looks, a comfortable ride, and ample power. Jamming system air is the best. That said, it gets driven mostly around town, on shorter trips, with a few highway and interstate trips thrown in, and the average is always around 18. I save money by just using regular fuel. A tank and-a-half should do a thorough cleaning.
Efficiency is good if you don't hammer it. It's a perfect car to mod if you have the money. The recall began February 4, 2015. On the highway I can get up to 48 mpg imperial or 5. Among the numerous accolades earned through its breakthrough cars and crossovers, Mazda was also named by U. An annual tune-up will also help.
Primary Use: Family transportation Good Car — The car is in the very good condition, just had an accident last week on the Easter day, the front is just damaged, But the motor, transmission and everything else is fine! I will try to comfirm this as I would love to get this mileage. I am almost positive I will pass this vehicle down to my son for his first car. I currently have 168,000 miles on the car. Short trips under 5 miles will bring your gas mialge down another 15-20%, so avoid short trips adn combine several trips for errands in one outing. I used it to pick up a crib and dresser at the same time from a furniture store. I have thought about getting rid of it because of the possibility of it breaking down. I've had it just over 2 years, 12,000 miles, and haven't had anything worse than a light-bulb fail The transmission manual is still slick as could be and the clutch feels pretty good too.
At 175,000 miles, it still feels like new. The affected vehicles are equipped with a dual-stage driver frontal air bag that may be susceptible to moisture intrusion and other factors, including manufacturing variability that, over time, could cause the inflator to rupture. And co es out from the bottom. If you have an automatic, figure on about 10% less gas milage. Steering systems and suspension seemed to hold up well but that was about it.