Safety Features by Model

i Sport $14,690 - $15,590

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Single-type horn

i Touring Value $17,095 - $17,995

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Single-type horn

s Sport $18,135 - $19,575

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Single-type horn

s Touring $19,125 - $20,075

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Single-type horn

s Grand Touring $20,895 - $21,845

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Trunk entrapment release system
  • Single-type horn

Mazdaspeed3 Sport $22,740

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Single-type horn

Mazdaspeed3 GT $24,455

Kelley Blue Book® Fair Market Range
  • Anti-lock brake system w/electronic brakeforce distribution (EBD) & brake assist
  • Dynamic stability control (DSC) w/traction control system (TCS)
  • 5-mph bumpers
  • Front/rear side-impact door beams
  • Driver/front passenger advanced airbags (SRS) -inc: crash zone, drivers seat position, passenger weight sensors
  • Front seat mounted side-impact air bags
  • Front/rear side curtain air bags
  • Front seat belt pretensioners w/force limiters, height adjustable
  • 3-point seat belts for all positions
  • Child safety rear door locks
  • Rear seat child safety seat lower anchors & upper tethers (LATCH)
  • Tire pressure monitoring system
  • Collapsible steering column
  • Crushable brake pedal
  • Single-type horn

IIHS Crash Test Ratings

Frontal Ratings Moderate Overlap

Tested vehicle: 2004 Mazda 3 s 4-door

Overall
Head Neck
Chest
Left Leg
Right Leg
Kinematics
Structure

Rear Ratings

Overall
Dynamic
Geometry

Warranty

Basic Warranty

36 months / 36,000 miles

Drivetrain Warranty

60 months / 60,000 miles

Roadside Assistance Coverage

36 months / 36,000 miles

Recalls

Steering > Electric Power Assist System Aug 12, 2010
Report Receipt Date:
Aug 12, 2010
NHTSA Campaign:
10V374000
Summary:
MAZDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2007-2009 MAZDA3 AND MAZDA5 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM APRIL 2, 2007 THROUGH NOVEMBER 30, 2008. THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE A CONDITION IN WHICH A SUDDEN LOSS OF POWER STEERING ASSIST COULD OCCUR AT ANY TIME WHILE DRIVING THE VEHICLE.
Consequence:
POWER STEERING ASSIST IS SUDDENLY LOST REDUCING THE DRIVER'S ABILITY TO STEER THE VEHICLE AS TYPICALLY EXPECTED, AND INCREASING THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DUE TO SHORT SUPPLY OF PARTS, THE FIRST PHASE OF MAILING OF OWNER NOTIFICATION LETTERS WILL BEGIN ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER 15, 2010 AND THE SECOND PHASE MAILING WILL BEGIN IN SEPTEMBER 2010 AND BE COMPLETED IN FEBRUARY 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-222-5500.
Visibility > Windshield Wiper/washer > Motor Jun 15, 2011
Report Receipt Date:
Jun 15, 2011
NHTSA Campaign:
11V329000
Summary:
MAZDA IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2008-2009 MAZDA3 AND MAZDASPEED3 VEHICLES MANUFACTURED FROM JANUARY 7, 2008, THROUGH NOVEMBER 28, 2008. THE GROUND TERMINAL OF THE WINDSHIELD WIPER MOTOR MAY HAVE BEEN INADVERTENTLY BENT DURING ASSEMBLY. IF THIS CONDITION EXISTS THEN OVER TIME THE ELECTRICAL RESISTANCE OF THE MOTOR CIRCUIT MAY INCREASE UP TO A POINT THAT THE WINDSHIELD WIPERS WOULD NOT WORK.
Consequence:
THE LOSS OF WIPER FUNCTION IN ADVERSE WEATHER COULD POTENTIALLY INCREASE THE RISK OF A CRASH.
Remedy:
DEALERS WILL INSTALL AN ADDITIONAL GROUND HARNESS ON THE WIPER MOTOR FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE JULY 15, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA CUSTOMER ASSISTANCE CENTER AT 1-800-222-5500.
Equipment Mar 31, 2009
Report Receipt Date:
Mar 31, 2009
NHTSA Campaign:
09E011000
Summary:
THULE, INC. IS RECALLING 2,323 OWNER-INSTALLED ROOF-MOUNTED FIT KITS, MODELS 3068 AND 3069, MANUFACTURED BETWEEN JANUARY 1, 2008 AND FEBRUARY 28, 2009 THAT ARE USED WITH THULE PODIUM FOOT PACKS, MODELS 460 AND 460R. THESE FIT KITS WERE SOLD AS AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT FOR USE ON THE VEHICLES LISTED ABOVE. THE BOLT(S) USED TO SECURE THE FOOT TO THE VEHICLE WAS MANUFACTURED TO A HARDNESS THAT MAY CAUSE THE BOLT(S) TO BE BRITTLE AND POTENTIALLY BREAK UNDER STRESS.
Consequence:
THIS MAY RESULT IN THE BOLT(S) SNAPPING OFF DURING USE OR WITHOUT A LOAD. THE UNSECURED RACK AND LOAD CAN THEN COME LOOSE WHILE DRIVING CREATING A POTENTIAL ROAD HAZARD, POSSIBLY RESULTING IN A VEHICLE CRASH.
Remedy:
THULE WILL MAIL A RETRO FIT KIT ALONG WITH REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS TO OWNERS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE APRIL 13, 2009. OWNERS MAY CONTACT THULE TOLL-FREE AT 1-800-238-2388.