2011 Mazda CX-7 Mazda CX-7 2011

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2011 Mazda CX-7 repairs by problem area

Engine (18%)

Transmission and Drivetrain (6%)

Brakes and Traction Control (35%)

Suspension and Steering (0%)

Electrical and Air Conditioning (24%)

Paint, Rust, Leaks, Rattles, and Trim (18%)

Other (0%)

Chart based on 17 repairs.
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2011 Mazda CX-7 repair cost distribution

$2500+ (0%)

$1000 - $2499 (0%)

$500 - $999 (20%)

$100 - $499 (60%)

< $100 (20%)

Chart based on 5 repair trips. The repair cost chart excludes repairs made under warranty, do-it-yourself repairs, and repair trips that include maintenance.
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2011 Mazda CX-7

Engine not specified

Mazda in Romania
Aug 2012 - Sep 2013
Oct 2012

16500 mi
Shudder at high speeds when aplying brakes. Changed pads, rectified drums 
May 2013

22780 mi
Vibrating when braking at high speed 
Mazda in Ohio, United States
Jan 2012 - Jan 2013
Jan 2013

23000 mi
Starts hard, sputters, sometimes dies in morning. A big cloud of smoke comes out of the exhaust. I have to bring it back for they did not have time to fix the problem. 

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2011 Mazda CX-7 4dr SUV

turbocharged 244hp 2.3L I4 6-speed shiftable automatic AWD

Mazda CX-7 in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2012 - Dec 2016
Feb 2015

59520 mi

C $275
Change parking brake cable on one side. 
Dec 2015

74400 mi

C $400
Rear differential seal leaking oil. 
Sep 2016

83700 mi

C $500
Rotor znd pads cgange on all 4, back were still good but replaced anyway, with 135000 km this expected. 
Mazda CX-7 in Minnesota, United States
- Oct 2011
Oct 2011

9950 mi
Paint damage (chipping/flaking) all over front end. Dealer service staff agreed it looked excessive for a car with less than 10k miles. Met with Factory Rep who was rude, barely looked at the car, refused to fix. Very disgusted customer! 
Mazda CX-7 in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2012 - Aug 2016
Aug 2014

23560 mi

C $400
Rear brake rotors and pads because the caliper was jammed. I did not do the brake maintenance on it 
Mazda CX-7 in Colorado, United States
Dec 2014 - Feb 2016
Apr 2015

37300 mi

US $90
Radiator cap failed to hold pressure. Replaced cap. 
Mazda CX-7 in Alberta, Canada
Aug 2012 - Dec 2013
Dec 2013

17980 mi

C $100
Frozen battery. replaced. 
Mazda CX-7 in Montana, United States
Mar 2013 - Sep 2013
Sep 2013

13000 mi
Leather on steering wheel is fading and cracking. Dealer is dragging its feet; telling me that "steering wheel is not available for replacement". Also other problems with leather trim fallimg apart. Bob Smith Mazda in Billings MT not helpin. 
Mazda CX-7 in Colorado, United States
Aug 2012 - Sep 2016
Mar 2013

16000 mi
Panel on interior, in the very back of vehicle had a broken plastic tab so panel would not stay in place. Panel had to be replaced. 

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2011 Mazda CX-7 4dr SUV

161-horsepower 2.5L I4 5-speed shiftable automatic FWD

Mazda CX-7 in Quebec, Canada
Aug 2012 - Dec 2016
Jul 2016

75020 mi

C $800
change brakes normal wear 
Mazda CX-7 in Florida, United States
Jun 2015 - Mar 2016
Nov 2015

49300 mi

US $99
Driver window motor failed 
Mazda CX-7 in Victoria, Australia
Aug 2012 - Dec 2013
Mar 2013

10540 mi
Driver side power windows issue 

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2011 Mazda CX-7 Repair Histories

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