2010 Mazda Mazda3 Consumer Review: Mazda 3
ADVERTISEMENT

2010 Mazda Mazda3 - Consumer Review

Average Consumer Rating

317 Total Reviews

s Sport Sedan (2.5L 4-cyl. 6-speed Manual)

ADVERTISEMENT
Select a different vehicle  
Recently Viewed
There are no recently viewed vehicles to display
Performance
Comfort
Value
Fun-to-Drive
Interior Design
Exterior Design
Build Quality
Reliability
Mazda 3
By Becky on

Vehicle

2010 Mazda Mazda3 s Sport 4dr Sedan (2.5L 4cyl 6M)

Review

I have owned my Mazda 3 for three months now. I noticed immediately that the paint chips off very easily. Today, I have more than 20 large paint chips on the side panels with no explanation. The dealer examined it and has told me it is simply from road debris. I have owned many new cars and have never had one lost its paint so easily. The paint used is not a quality paint. The dealer will tell you after the purchase that you need to buy a costly paint protection package to keep the paint in good shape. $22000 later, I have a car that looks pretty bad and has lost value because of the chips. Also, the dealer is having to replace the dash because it was black, but turned milky white.

Favorite Features

Cute car. Like the bluetooth feature. That is about all the good I can say.

Suggested Improvements

Quality paint should be used. Better quality materials inside would be nice.
Recommend (0) (1)
Report it
Comments (0) Post a Comment
ADVERTISEMENT
Post a Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment.

Register

Nearby Inventory Zip Code UPDATE
 
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
Have a question? We're here to help!
Chat*
Chat online with us
Email
Email us at help@edmunds.com
*Available daily 8AM-5PM Pacific
Phone*
Call us at 855-782-4711
SMS*
Text us at ED411