My 2007 Mazda 3 Sport requires premium. I can't afford it now--what will happen if I use regular gas?

Asked by Apr 11, 2013 at 03:24 PM about the 2007 Mazda MAZDA3 s Sport Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

It is turbo charged.

1 Answer

99,925

The knock sensor will retard the timing. You will have less power and worse MPG's. No permanent damage to the engine.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Mazda MAZDA3 Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    400
  • #2
    Richard Boettger
    Reputation
    240
  • #3
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    150
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mazda MAZDA6
180 Great Deals out of 13,341 listings starting at $1,395
Used Honda Civic
848 Great Deals out of 78,667 listings starting at $900
Used Toyota Corolla
933 Great Deals out of 66,537 listings starting at $1,900
Used Honda Accord
1,029 Great Deals out of 63,288 listings starting at $999
Used Ford Focus
781 Great Deals out of 54,300 listings starting at $1,495
Used Toyota Camry
1,103 Great Deals out of 72,801 listings starting at $1,000
Used Hyundai Elantra
544 Great Deals out of 42,269 listings starting at $795
Used Nissan Altima
1,144 Great Deals out of 75,113 listings starting at $999
Used Volkswagen Jetta
587 Great Deals out of 42,175 listings starting at $700
Used Mazda MAZDASPEED3
24 Great Deals out of 355 listings starting at $3,900
Used Subaru Impreza
215 Great Deals out of 18,420 listings starting at $1,500
Used Mazda MAZDA5
55 Great Deals out of 1,410 listings starting at $300

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Mazda MAZDA3 For Sale
6 Great Deals out of 12,283 listings starting at $14,000
2016 Mazda MAZDA3 For Sale
52 Great Deals out of 2,430 listings starting at $10,981
2015 Mazda MAZDA3 For Sale
56 Great Deals out of 1,151 listings starting at $8,999
2014 Mazda MAZDA3 For Sale
106 Great Deals out of 2,287 listings starting at $8,100
2013 Mazda MAZDA3 For Sale
27 Great Deals out of 902 listings starting at $5,900

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.