Mazda CX-5 The CX-5 CUV debuts Mazda's SKYACTIV® TECHNOLOGY and is unique for its impressive fuel economy, responsive handling and bold style

Is the 2013 mazda cx-5 a good used car?

  #1  
Old 01-19-2019, 08:28 PM
Junior Member
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: wisconsin
Posts: 12
Default Is the 2013 mazda cx-5 a good used car?

Is the 2013 mazda cx-5 a good car in terms of reliability? Is there anything I should be looking out for in terms of repairs?
 
  #2  
Old 01-20-2019, 03:52 AM
Super Moderator
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Queensland Australia
Posts: 3,396
Default

Petrol yes, diesel no. It all comes down to service history & how its been treated.
 
  #3  
Old 01-20-2019, 10:55 AM
3carmonte's Avatar
Junior Member
Join Date: Oct 2013
Location: Seminole, FL
Posts: 17
Default

You would be starting out with a well designed vehicle. That's why we all own them. That being said:
We have a 2014 (bought new) with 28,500mi on it now. Two long road trips and my wife's daily driver (14mi a day). Regular oil changes, one complete brake job (all pads replaced and fluid flushed and replaced) and regular cleaning and waxing. It lives outside and still looks like new. Oh, and I reconditioned those damned plastic headlight lens' which were beginning to cloud up. No biggie. In short, it's not the age but the mileage and
Re: grim_reaper
" It all comes down to service history & how its been treated."
 
  #4  
Old 01-22-2019, 03:14 PM
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2017
Location: Florida
Posts: 145
Default

2019 is extremely popular in its segment now. I went with a Hyundai Kona which is not as refined, but is about $2k cheaper if you look. I am enjoying a 6 mpg improvement going from compact to subcompact, but the CX-3 gets slightly better mileage than the equivalent Hyundai. Mazda is better engineered too, but the Hyundai is a pleasant surprise. IT reminds me of those late 1970s and early 1980s no nonsense Toyotas.
 
  #5  
Old 02-13-2019, 07:30 PM
kaimanson's Avatar
Junior Member
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: Hialeah FL
Posts: 7
Default

We recently got a 2013 with custom leather with 73k miles, great car, car quality feels great, interior is simple and Bose sounds system is amazing!. If you are looking for a used one, check for a well maintained car with a lot of records. There are a lot of leases and rentals out there.
 
Related Topics
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
mydeartoyotawigo
Off Topic
2
12-14-2018 09:20 AM
jegonzo3
Mazda3
4
05-18-2014 10:27 AM
alec_b
Mazda Millenia
4
02-28-2007 12:38 AM


Thread Tools
Search this Thread
Quick Reply: Is the 2013 mazda cx-5 a good used car?


Advertising
Featured Sponsors
Vendor Directory

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

© 2019 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands

We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.