The 5th generation of the B2300 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 0.77. That can be compared against other Mazda generations. Shopping for a Mazda? This generation is generally a good bet.
Owners of the 2001–2006 B2300 model years have sent in 7 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the transmission (42%) followed by the engine (28%) and the hvac (14%).