The 3rd generation of the MAZDA3 has a cumulative PainRank™ of 6.81. That can be compared against other Mazda generations. Shopping for a Mazda? You could do worse (but you could also do better).
Owners of the 2014–2018 MAZDA3 model years have sent in 75 complaints on CarComplaints.com. We've listed the three most common below. Most are about the interior (24%) followed by the brakes (22%) and the electrical (10%).