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3.2

definitely annoying
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
43,250 miles

About These NHTSA Complaints:

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2008 Mazda MAZDASPEED3 engine problems

engine problem

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2008 Mazda MAZDASPEED3 Owner Comments

problem #1

Dec 172012

MAZDASPEED3 4-cyl

  • 43,250 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

While shifting from 2nd to 3rd gear my shift stalk fell off in my hands. I had to turn my emergency blinkers on and pull over without being able to shift gears. I was able to reach below the shift boot and feel the shifting base mechanism to move the car back in to gear once off of the road. I am currently unable to drive the car as the shift control will not stay in place.

- Troutman, NC, USA

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