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Mazda Make Overview

Passenger Cars

Mazda 626 Overview
2002 - 1979 (used)
Mazda Protege Overview
2003 - 1989 (used)
Mazda Protege5 Overview
2003 - 2002 (used)
Mazda RX-8 Overview
2011 - 2004 (used)

SUV/Crossovers

Mazda CX-7 Overview
2012 - 2007 (used)
Mazda Tribute Overview
2011 - 2001 (used)

Vans/Minivans

Mazda MPV Overview
2006 - 1989 (used)

Pickup Trucks

Mazda B-Series Pickup Overview
2001 - 1990 (used)

Mazda Questions

bobthevet
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How To Fill Adblue Tank Diesel Cx7?

My new mazda diesel sports cx7 requires adblue to be topped up, how can this be done at home with out going to the dealer?

7,186 views with 29 answers (last answer 5 hours ago)
Diezel123
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Mazda 3 Brake Pressure Loss When Driving

I'm having a brake problem with my 2006 Mazda 3. When applying the brakes in normal driving conditions, the pedal and brakes responds as it should, but then start to lose pressure and the vehicle lo...

1,335 views with 8 answers (last answer 15 hours ago)
tutu15
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Mazda 3 Cd Player Doesn't Play

I just bought a 2005 mazda 3 there is no owners manual. When I put in a cd to play it just say check cd and nothing happens. I tried several and all are original not burned. WhT do I need to do.

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George Crosbie
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What Is Happening With My 323 Mazda 1998 Transmission The Hold Light Keeps ...

2 views with 1 answer (last answer 21 hours ago)
tutu15
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I Just Bought A 2005 Mazdav3 With No Owners Manual, How Do I Set Up The Cd ...

Is there someplace I can purchase a manual so I can look this up??? So sorry for the bother

4 views with 2 answers (last answer 21 hours ago)

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Mazda History

Ask just about any car aficionado to name the most memorable Mazda, and chances are they'll say the RX-7 sports car, an iconic vehicle that helped establish Mazda as a verifiable brand in the U.S. and could be considered the forerunner of the automaker's "zoom zoom" marketing campaign. But Mazda was around a long time before the RX-7 made its first appearance in 1978.

The origins of Mazda go all the way back to the 1920s, when the company that would eventually become Mazda, then called the Toyo Cork Kogyo Co., was founded in Hiroshima. Although it originally produced machine tools, the company soon began producing three-wheeled trucks and sedans. However, it wasn't until 1960 that the company produced its first four-wheeled vehicle, called the R360. Mazda soon moved aggressively into auto production, with the first Mazdas appearing in the U.S. in 1970.

During the 1970s, Mazda became known as the automaker that produced vehicles with the Wankel rotary engine, including the RX-2, the RX-3, and the RX-7. In 1979, Ford bought a 25 percent stake in the company, and Mazdas and Fords have been linked ever since. In fact, Mazda built early Ford Ranger pickup trucks, until Ford took over production of the trucks in the mid-1980s.

In later years, such Mazda vehicles as the 323, the 626, the Millennia, the Protege, and the Miata helped establish the Mazda brand. In addition, the automaker's popular "zoom zoom" marketing campaign helped distinguish the company from its competitors.