Warranty work included changing both
front wheel bearings, a tape-cooking
radio with another one that did
likewise, and then the fun started.
Bearings went in the alternator, A/C
compressor, and the MAIN BEARINGS in
the engine! I'm kind of a geezer who
doesn't beat on cars by any stretch,
but this car should not have been
losing its bearings from birth.
Ate bumps like popcorn, held corners
like a child hugs legs, an abundance of
giddyup for a 4-door family unit.
Bearings!!! And if a cassette player
says right in the manual not to leave
tapes in it because they'll fry, that
unit isn't worth having at all. I
actually read the book and STILL
toasted my music! Mazda engineers:
Figure out how Honda does it and do
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