Common Mazda Problems
if you have a problem with your Mazda, chances are we've already solved something similar so speak to us first!
We have full Mazda diagnostic backup for Mazda models from 1989 right up to the current range.
Loss of power, engine light on, hard to start when hot. We will carry out a hot compression check which can only be done correctly using the Mazda WDS diagnostic system.
Mazda Diesels (Mazda3, Mazda5 or Mazda6) fitted with Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF)
DPF warning light on or flashing. We are specialists in DPF problems, most times the DPF does not require changing.
Mazda2 (2003-2007 models)
Bad choking smell form under the bonnet, engine warning light on
Mazda3 or Mazda5
ABS. Traction Control or Vehicle Stability Control warning light on.
Mazda6 Diesel (2002-2007, pre-DPF models)
Engine cutting out, poor running or engine warning light on.
Mazda 2.2 diesel skyactive engine fitted in Mazda 3, 6, CX5 models
Does your engine malfunction light come on, Engine hesitation. Bad exhaust small from your car. Your engine would need a full manifold EGR off carbon clean.
Mazda 3, 6 and CX7 models 2009-2012
Diesel engine timing chain stretch. If left too long it will damage the engine. We can supply and fit a new timing chain kit for you.
Mazda 3, 6 and CX5 2.2 diesel skyactive models
Does your dash show up engine oil pressure low? We have a fix for this.
Mazda 6 and CX5 models 2012-2017
Knock from front suspension. We see this a lot. We have a fix for this.
Mazda MX5 2006 - 2009
Car filling up with water when it rains. There are modified soft top drain valves to stop this. Call us today to get a quote.
All Mazda diesel engines from 2008 onwards fitted with DPF
Engine oil level risen. Once you have changed the engine oil, you would need to reset the engine oil data. We can reset this for you.