Mazda had more hiding up their sleeves than just a upgrade package for their upcoming MX-5. While production is already underway for the new model, the current model won’t exit production until late this Fall. Beginning in June, Mazda will run a limited number of MX-5s equipped with a 3.7l V6, pulled from the CX-9.
Anybody in Oppoland have experience with a Mazda CX-9? My wife is looking for a new to us car and we both like the CX-9 on paper and in pictures. We haven't had a chance to drive one yet and I was hoping someone here might be able to share their experiences with them. Specifically, we are looking at 2013 Touring…
Stupid wheel bearing/hub assembly was what was making noise on my CX-9. Thought it was rear diff since it had been diagnosed as "starting to make noise" and since the noise was constant and increased with speed but did not change on direction or load like a wheel bearing normally does.
Wife's CX-9 (2008, 101k) has been having some driveline issues as of late, and with the cold snap ending and the 1yr powertrain warranty we got with it running out, I had her drop it off at work yesterday to see what's what, and get it all taken care of.
So imagine my surprise when I popped the hood on our CX-9
Unlike nearly everyone I work with....