Notes: The MAZDA6 was redesigned for the 2009 model year. Like any first-year product, it has a few growing pains – most notably a shiny, melting dashboard that can blind the driver.


hardly worth mentioning
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 1
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
61,250 miles

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2009 Mazda MAZDA6 fuel system problems

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2009 Mazda MAZDA6 Owner Comments

problem #4

May 252016


  • miles


The contact owns a 2009 Mazda 6. the contact received notification of NHTSA campaign numbers: 11V134000 (fuel system), 13V425000 (latches/locks/linkages), 16V356000 (air bags), and 16V594000 (air bags). The parts to do the repairs were unavailable. The contact stated that the manufacturer exceeded a reasonable amount of time for the recall repairs. The manufacturer was notified. The contact had not experienced a failure. VIN tool confirms parts not available.

- Camden, SC, USA

problem #3

Mar 202015


  • 134,000 miles
The pressure or heat coming from muffler burnt back part of vehicular I am paying $1400 in wire repairs. Air bags recall, scars me don't have another car.the passenger door air noise escaping, melting dash board, alarm system goes of everyday up to 3to 4 times. Tire pressure, and engine light on.

- Harlingen, TX, USA

problem #2

May 262016


  • 70,000 miles
Car gets self accelerated from full stop right after shifting from drive into reverse gear-automatic transaxle. I have had three occurrences witch trigger to fill this complaint.

- Bayamon, PR, USA

problem #1

May 282013


  • 41,000 miles
The contact owns a 2009 Mazda, Mazda 6. the contact noticed a large amount of gasoline leaking from the fuel tank. The vehicle was taken to an independent mechanic, who stated that the failure was contributed to a crack in the upper portion of the fuel tank. A temporary repair was performed. The vehicle was taken to an authorized dealer and repaired under NHTSA campaign id number: 11V134000 (fuel system, gasoline). The contact stated that the fuel tank replacement should have been included in the recall remedy. The manufacturer was made aware of the defect. The approximate failure mileage was 41,000.

- Philadelphia, PA, USA

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