The 1st generation of the CX-3 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 2.53. That can be compared against other Mazda generations. Shopping for a Mazda? So far, so good. But there are some warning signs to watch for.
Owners of the 2016–2018 CX-3 model years have sent in 13 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the engine (30%) followed by the hvac (23%) and the interior (15%).