Are there supposed to be 2 chip board pieces in the trunk of a 1999 Mazda Miata?

Puppysmomm
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Asked by Apr 20, 2013 at 11:12 AM about the 1999 Mazda MX-5 Miata Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I know there is one over the battery on the right but should there be a larger one over the
spare on the left?

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kbro
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Dont know much about a miata. But from what I have seen all vehicles have a cover over the spare when its in the depression in the trunk. I would assume yours should have one also.

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Puppysmomm
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Thanks.. I thought so as well. Can anyone else confirm or possibly include pictures of their trunk?

DavidH25
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I would certainly think so. I really don't think Mazda would be so cheap in manufacturing the car to expect you to pile bags of groceries on the spare to save a $5 cover.

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DavidH25
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http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_odkw=Mazda+Base+trunk+cover&_osacat=0&_from=R40&_dmd=1&_trksid=p2045573.m570.l1313.TR0.TRC0&_nkw=Mazda+Base+trunk+bottom+cover&_sacat=0 ...if you scroll down that page there are all sorts of bottom pieces for your car, picture is just an example

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Puppysmomm
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Thanks. I'm hoping to get a picture of the actual chip board cover. Thanks for the info!

DavidH25
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Yeah I was too but couldn't find one. Hopefully somebody that has a Miata will see this thread

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Puppysmomm
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I looked on ebay and what is advertised as a spare tire and battery cover is the piece on the right that covers the battery.

tenspeed
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Here a bunch of trunk images if that will help. -- http://images.info.com/searchw?page=1&qkw=Mazda+MX-5+Miata+trunk

Racer_X
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LOL...Wish my 2011 Miata had a spare, but I AM glad the battery is in the Engine compartment vs the trunk.. I'm contemplating getting run-flats as that Mazda fix-a-flat kit in the trunk might not cut it. Here's a pic of one of the sections that you're asking about for the 1999 model which looks like it covers the spare tire in the recessed well in the back.

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Puppysmomm
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Thank you so much! Yes, that is exactly what I was looking for. I thought I was missing a piece to the left of that one... thinking there were 2 pieces in the trunk but what you are showing is exactly what I have. Thanks!

Racer_X
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Glad I could help with what you're looking for :) The configuration of my trunk is very different from yours (see pic), but I had an idea of what I thought you meant....It's a great car (and also my 1st convertible) and definitely happy with my MX-5! Hope you're enjoying yours as well :)

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