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Mazda CX-30 Liftgate Issue on 2020-2021 Models

Is Mazda CX-30 worth purchasing in light of unpredictable concerns?

Mazda CX-30 is a small SUV that successfully satisfies buyer’s requirements regarding comfort, technology aspects, convenience, and other characteristics. However, the model appears to have mixed reviews among buyers due to the unexpected issue. Since delivering a car back to the dealership can be quite an irritating problem, Mazda finally reveals there has been a major repair regarding the CX-30 model made in 2020-2021.

Mazda CX-30

What is wrong is the Mazda CX-30 crossover?

As reported by the press release organized by Mazda company, some of the models were manufactured with a minor defect. The thing is, approximately fourteen thousand vehicles were recalled to the dealership due to the issues with the car’s liftgate. When the vehicle is parked in an inclined position while the boot is wide open, the faulty liftgate may suddenly lower. In no way does it affect the way the crossover works, although it does affect ownership’s experience.

Mazda also adds that this particular issue may occur under high-temperature conditions. The problem is more likely to lie in faulty drive motor of the rear tailgate struts, as well as malfunctioning spring support of the vehicle’s weight. Fortunately, no accidents or injuries received due to the problem have been reported. Despite that fact, the owners are recommended to be extra careful while opening the boot of their Mazda CX-30 crossover.

Mazda CX-30 Liftgate

What to do after having discovered the issue

Even though the models are not fixed straightaway after having been recalled by the Mazda manufacturer, the owners do not have to wait too long to solve the issue. Those Mazda CX-30 holders who have been affected by the issue will be informed by the manufacturer to bring the car to the car dealer. The site engineer provided by the company installs new liftgate struts containing upgraded software. Other components may be also replaced with new ones consequently.

Has Mazda CX-30 been recalled before?

Yes, this exact model manufactured by Mazda has been recalled many times before because of the following troubles:

  • Potentially flammable issues. The problem occurred as a result of the switched-off evaporative ventilation hose located on the fuel system of the car.
  • Leaking valve stems. Caused by the faulty valve stems, Mazda’s tires were slowly leaking air.

Despite that, the future owners of Mazda CX-30 do not have to worry about having to look for another crossover option as Mazda still appears to live up to the highest set company standards.

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