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Reliability of the Mazda CX-5

The ADAC breakdown statistics determine which Mazda models are the most reliable and which have broken down most – a good help when buying a used Mazda CX-5.

In the statistics for 2020, all the breakdowns for which the German Yellow Angels had to move out in 2019 were recorded and evaluated. There is enough data available that gives an objective picture of the reliability of the Mazda CX-5.

Mazda CX-5 Reliability

Breakdowns in the 2019 calendar year

*The higher the number, the lower the reliability

EZ 2010 EZ 2011 EZ 2012 EZ 2013 EZ 2014 EZ 2015 EZ 2016 EZ 2017
19,6 16,1 10,1 5,5 2,9 1,9

Legend: Number of breakdowns per 1,000 vehicles registered (= breakdown index) by year of first registration (EZ)

Common Breakdowns

  • Oil pressure (2012)

Source: ADAC

If you wish to know more about eventual problems of a specific car (e.g. real mileage, potential traffic accidents damages, odometer rollback, repairs, etc.), then we suggest going to HPI-Check.

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Recent Mazda CX-5 Recalls

Mazda-CX-5-2014-recall-led-lights
9 June 2020

Due to inappropriate material, the sealing gasket attached to the wiring connector of the LED running and position lights can release … .

Mazda-CX-5-2017-recall-pcm-module
17 August 2019

Due to a software error, the powertrain control module (PCM) may operate improperly when transitioning from cylinder deactivation to full cylinder … .

Mazda-cx-5-recall-inlet-valve-fault
26 July 2019

The air inlet valve may get stuck in a closed position due to accumulated soot around the valve. This can cause … .


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