Had 3 ignition coils replaced. For help changing the engine oil, please check out the. The front and rear coils were replaced. Per dealer, carbon buildup, need to drive car at high speed or revs occasionally. The failure mileage was 99,130. I believe this will be a struggle, but will prevail in the end.
This recall has once again cost mazda millions of dollars to prevent an issue which actually happens on a very small percentage of Rx's. Next day, engine broke a seal catastrophic event and engine needed to be replaced. The vehicle would not start and the dealer stated that the failure was due to the rotary engine. The contact then had to be pushed to the emergency lane. Dealer ran decarb procedure but problem still exists. Second incident September 2007 power steering goes out poor connection on engine room harness connection fixed steering gear replaced; third incident October 2007, steering problem steering shaft torque sensor malfunction broken wire repaired--learned that the vehicle had been serviced 15 times prior to my purchase. The approximate failure mileage was 89,700.
The contact was driving approximately 10 mph and smelled gasoline fuel coming from the vehicle. . Amazon 2007 mazda rx8 reviews images and specs vehicles 2007 mazda rx8 grand touring. Dealer recommended replacement of engine. Replaced the control valve solenoid Part K5T49091 and cleaned the connectors. Installed oil catch can to prevent reoccurrance.
The vehicle was towed to the moffitt Volkswagen Inc. Not impressed 46774 km £2000 Another catalyst has fallen apart. Mazda rx8 r3 2008 review car magazine mazda rx8 r3 2008 review. If your engine is suffering from low compression there are several engine cleaners that can possibly restore some lost compression, but in the end the only complete fix is a complete engine rebuild or replacement. I brought the car in last week, and guess what? Engine had to be replaced.
New owner aware of low compression, will try to drive it this way. Per tech could result in damage to catalytic converter. The vehicle was taken to moffitt Volkswagen Inc. They made decisions based purely on money. Problem went away when weather got warmer.
They dont' even pay for a rental car! The contact stated that he took his vehicle in for a recall repair. Amazon 2007 mazda rx8 reviews images and specs vehicles 2007 mazda rx8 grand touring. After the replacement of the engine, the engine light illuminated and the vehicle was still not starting smoothly. Now the steering light came on. The heater control switch was replaced.
Mazda rx8 rotary engine problems car pictures mazda rx8 rotary engine mazda rx engineering team says problem with wankel rotary engine is 'structural' despite the government implementing new. Owner paid for catalytic converter Engine seals were found to leak. However, it is unknown if the replaced engine fixes the problem or if the problems start all over again. Newbie's guide to modding the rx8 rx8club name untitled1 views 34336 size 1655 kb. My car has started to exhibit the same symptoms that led to the first replacement.
Needed a new 02 sensor. The manufacturer advised the contact that they would consult with the dealer and contact him at a later date. The vehicle was not repaired or inspected. The dealer advised the contact that the engine had low compression and would need a motor replacement. The underlying cause of these issues differ.
The next day the vehicle had trouble starting but eventually turned one as I was driving the vehicle in to Mazda it shut down unexpectedly leaving me stranded mid intersection. After the Check Engine Light came on, the dealer tested the compression and determined a new engine is needed. The engine had to be replaced. I can contact the licensed mechnic who dealt with the vehicle for copies of his work orders, and I have receipts to prove that I purchased oil cooler lines as replacements before I knew of the loss of compression and ruined motor. Despite all my complaints Mazda continues to do nothing to remedy the problem.