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Typical Repair Cost:
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Average Mileage:
50,000 miles
Total Complaints:
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2004 Mazda MAZDA6 engine problems

engine problem

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2004 Mazda MAZDA6 Owner Comments

problem #1

Nov 112012


  • Automatic transmission
  • 50,000 miles


If this was the only problem it could be resolved I'm sure. The vehicle has fallen apart from what appears to be engine problems, exhaust, electrical, lurching problems etc. The vehicle started blowing white vapor/smoke last fall. You can start the car it pours out the white smoke...then it stops after being heated up.

We stopped using it as it became too dangerous to drive. It lurches forward when you come to a stop. Water runs into the vehicle when washed, or it rains, we have no idea why or where from, fills up in the trunk or floors. The electrical in the dash has shorted. The upholstery on the roof ceiling has fallen down a bit in back. One thing after another keeps falling apart. Its a total failure for a vehicle under fifty thousand miles. The vehicle is a running time bomb.

I want the manufacture to repair these problems. The exterior is like brand new the interior due to water running into the vehicle is not so wonderful. The upholstery on drivers side inside the seat has broken through with a bar sticking out the side. How can a vehicle with such low mileage fall apart? We really like the car when it was safe to drive. At this point we just don't know what to do now.

Update from Apr 2, 2014: Not sure if I need to edit the complaint of course the floor is moldy from the water once in the vehicle from rain.

- , Sacramento, CA, USA

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