The new sedan wears attractive, aggressive sheet metal with pronounced, crisply cornered front fenders. We invite you to review the Racing Beat products that we offer for these applications and contact us with your technical questions. As of July 2, 2007 was returned to the dealership service dept with only 150 miles. The stiffer body also reduces the nosediving tendencies that often accompany sudden braking. There was rust on the door sashes.
The optional equipment roster reads kind of like a Lexus check-list, and includes such notable features as push-button start, voice-activated navigation and auto-dimming inside and outside mirrors. Highlights of Mazda6 ownership include the spacious cabin and trunk, the quiet ride, and the updated looks both inside and out. The sedan gets two new engines, which Mazda claims makes the 6 more powerful than its competitors. For the optional V6, Mazda uses the 3. Car is 8 yrs old w. Is putting on more miles than I am, and I have a brand new car that I have only been able to drive 2 days out of 7.
Can be used with either the stock springs or any compatible aftermarket version. The car is seven inches longer overall and rides on a wheelbase that is four inches longer than the previous Mazda6. The recall began March 18, 2019. By offering the four-cylinder engine and six-speed manual transmission in the Grand Touring trim, Mazda does not penalize drivers who prefer the fuel-efficient four-cylinder over the pricier V6. July 6, 2007 called service dept.
Dramatically upgrade the handling performance of your Mazda 6 with these rebound adjustable shocks. Mazda has long been known for its dramatic styling and unconventional ideas. Though the 2009 Mazda6 has gained some weight, its use of lighter materials prevents any drag on the engine power and allows the 2. Other options include a sunroof and a navigation system. Others call the 2009 Mazda6 a poor man's Acura. Sadly, the wonderful six-speed manual available with the 2.
I have 12,000 miles on the car, and the odor keeps getting progressively worse. Brakes needed to be replaced every year and a half. The dealer indicated that it would be five months before one became available. If you hit the unlock or lock buttons, all the doors lock. Clicking down to slow would have no effect on the speed on the sweep. I do plenty of city driving but I still feel that this is not adequate.
With great power from two rev-happy engines, and sporty independent suspension all around, the new Mazda6 offers a driving dynamic not offered by many cars in its class. Posted by Jim L May 23, 2014. Standard tilt and telescopic steering aids driver comfort. The comfortable seats are offered in cloth, cloth and leather or full leather trim and are heated on Grand Touring trims. Safety The 2009 Mazda6 has not yet received crash test ratings, but it features a full array of safety equipment, and adds stability control to the standard list for all trims.
The Mazda6 is redesigned for 2009. The Mazda6 is redesigned for 2009. Mazda will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger side air bag inflator with an alternate inflator, free of charge. The tuning improvements are immediately apparent, as the car feels secure through the tightest of turns. Then the check engine light came on. The new sedan returns with a flourish, dropping its hatchback counterpart in order to focus on upscale sedan comfort, confident highway passing power, and sporty driving dynamics.
The front cross member may corrode after exposure to road salt. Picked car back up on July 5, 2007 with now 170 miles on it, drove home about 7 to 8 miles and heard the same rattling and high pitched squealing, only it was worse, also now the vehicle feels like it's sluggish, and noticed that while driving once again back to the service dept. The only way to unlock is manually. Owners may contact Mazda customer service at 1-800-222-5500 Option 4. However, lumbar settings in either power or manual form are not available.
In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger frontal air bag, these inflators may explode due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to absolute humidity and temperature cycling. What Owners Think Does any owner of the new '09 Mazda6 not love their car? Head and legroom in both rows easily accommodates those over six feet, although the coupe-like roofline makes the back seat slightly more cramped. Brakes in general respond quickly and accurately, with 60-0 stopping distances of 125 feet. Note: This recall supersedes recall 16V356 and all vehicles that were not remedied under that campaign are now covered by this one. The only negative so far addresses the disappearance of the hatchback version.