Compare with other MAZDA3 generations
It ranks 16th in reliability out of 19 generations.
This generation has 60 complaints. 23% are about the interior.
The most problematic year is the 2014 with a PainRank of 21.34.
The most painful problem is brakes locked up in the 2014. Chances are it happens in other years as well.
There are 7 recalls, 0 investigations, and 176 TSBs about this generation.