Safety Ratings
2011 Mazda RX-8
Rollover 5.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints1
Number of Investigations0
2010 Mazda RX-8
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints1
Number of Investigations0
2009 Mazda RX-8
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints4
Number of Investigations0
2008 Mazda RX-8
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints2
Number of Investigations0
2007 Mazda RX-8
Front Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Front Crash Passenger Side 5.0000
Side Crash Driver Side 4.0000
Side Crash Passenger Side 4.0000
Number of Recalls0
Number of Complaints11
Number of Investigations0
Recall Notice

LemonFree has found some important recall information regarding Mazda RX-8 vehicles

2004 Mazda RX-8 (4/11/2013)  

Campaign Number: 13V130000

Component Name: AIR BAGS

Manufacturer: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Description: Mazda is recalling certain model year 2003-2004 Mazda6 vehicles manufactured January 14, 2003, through May 29, 2003; and 2004 RX-8 vehicles manufactured June 25, 2003, through June 30, 2003, to address a safety defect in the passenger side air bag which may produce excessive internal pressure causing the inflator to rupture upon deployment of the air bag.

Defect: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the passenger's air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking and potentially seriously injuring the passenger seat occupant or other occupants.

Corrective Action: Owners of all vehicles on which a defective air bag may have been installed as original equipment will be notified. Dealers will inspect vehicles, and where a defective air bag inflator is identified, the inflator will be replaced, free of charge. The safety recall began on June 3, 2013. Owners may contact Mazda Customer Assistance Center at 1-800-222-5500, option #6. Mazda's recall campaign number is 6913D.

2004 Mazda RX-8 (7/20/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V325000

Component Name: SUSPENSION:FRONT:CONTROL ARM:LOWER BALL JOINT

Manufacturer: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Description: ON CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES, DUE TO IMPROPER FORGING OF THE LOWER CONTROL ARM, CRACKS MAY OCCUR IN THE BALL JOINT SOCKET.

Defect: IN SEVERE DRIVING CONDITIONS, THE BALL MAY SEPARATE FROM THE BALL JOINT SOCKET AND A LOSS OF STEERING MAY OCCUR, WHICH COULD RESULT IN A CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND, IF NECESSARY, REPLACE THE CONTROL ARMS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 30, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.

2004 Mazda RX-8 (7/7/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V317000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturer: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Description: IF CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES ARE PARKED AND THE ENGINE IS OPERATED AT HIGH RPM'S FOR AN EXCESSIVE LENGTH OF TIME, SOME OF THE PARTS AROUND THE EXHAUST SYSTEM CAN MELT AND PRODUCE A VARIETY OF MALFUNCTIONS. PROBLEMS CAUSED BY THE EXCESSIVE HEAT BUILD-UP CAN RANGE FROM INOPERATIVE OXYGEN SENSOR, NEUTRAL SWITCH AND BACK UP LIGHTS, PROBLEMS WITH THE PARKING BRAKES, MALFUNCTIONS OF THE GAS GAUGE AND/OR POSSIBLE FUEL LEAKS RESULTING FROM HEAT DAMAGE TO THE FUEL TANK.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE PARTS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 30, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.

2005 Mazda RX-8 (7/7/2005)  

Campaign Number: 05V317000

Component Name: ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

Manufacturer: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Description: IF CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES ARE PARKED AND THE ENGINE IS OPERATED AT HIGH RPM'S FOR AN EXCESSIVE LENGTH OF TIME, SOME OF THE PARTS AROUND THE EXHAUST SYSTEM CAN MELT AND PRODUCE A VARIETY OF MALFUNCTIONS. PROBLEMS CAUSED BY THE EXCESSIVE HEAT BUILD-UP CAN RANGE FROM INOPERATIVE OXYGEN SENSOR, NEUTRAL SWITCH AND BACK UP LIGHTS, PROBLEMS WITH THE PARKING BRAKES, MALFUNCTIONS OF THE GAS GAUGE AND/OR POSSIBLE FUEL LEAKS RESULTING FROM HEAT DAMAGE TO THE FUEL TANK.

Defect: FUEL LEAKAGE, IN THE PRESENCE OF AN IGNITION SOURCE, COULD RESULT IN A FIRE.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSPECT AND REPLACE PARTS. THE RECALL BEGAN ON AUGUST 30, 2005. OWNERS MAY CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.

2004 Mazda RX-8 (2/17/2004)  

Campaign Number: 04V074000

Component Name: AIR BAGS:FRONTAL

Manufacturer: MAZDA MOTOR CORP

Description: AS A RESULT OF AN NCAP TEST, CERTAIN PASSENGER VEHICLES ARE BEING RECALLED FOR IMPROPERLY WIRED FRONT PASSENGER SEAT AIR BAGS.

Defect: THE AIR BAG WILL NOT PROVIDE ADEQUATE PROTECTION WHEN THE VEHICLE IS INVOLVED IN A FRONTAL CRASH.

Corrective Action: DEALERS WILL INSTALL A NEW WIRING HARNESS IN THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT AIR BAG SYSTEM. THE RECALL BEGAN MARCH 5, 2004. OWNERS SHOULD CONTACT MAZDA AT 1-800-222-5500.

Used MAZDA RX-8 for sale

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2004 Mazda RX-8

$7,787

2004 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 87900 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Tempe, AZ
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2009 Mazda RX-8 Touring

$16,998

2009 MAZDA RX-8 TOURING

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 55113 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Louisville, KY
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2005 Mazda RX-8

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$13,998

2005 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 62455 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Gilbert, AZ
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2007 Mazda RX-8 Touring

$13,599

2007 MAZDA RX-8 TOURING

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 84827 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: San Antonio, TX
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2006 Mazda RX-8

New Listing
$15,998

2006 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 25059 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy

2009 Mazda RX-8 Sport

New Listing
$15,998

2009 MAZDA RX-8 SPORT

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 20004 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Nashville, TN
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2005 Mazda RX-8

$11,995

2005 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 56627 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Eugene, OR
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2005 Mazda RX-8

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2005 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 58906 Miles
  • Ext Color: Red
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Albuquerque, NM
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2005 Mazda RX-8

$12,995

2005 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 58245 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2004 Mazda RX-8

$11,995

2004 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 43000 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: San Diego, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2004 Mazda RX-8

$9,500
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2004 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 46825 Miles
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Wallingford, CT
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2008 Mazda RX-8 Grand Touring

$13,989

2008 MAZDA RX-8 GRAND TOURING

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 59625 Miles
  • Ext Color: White
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Columbia, SC
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2004 Mazda RX-8

New Listing
$10,900

2004 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: N/A
  • Ext Color: Blue
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Trans: Manual
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Cambridge, OH
  • MPG: 16 City / 22 Hwy

2006 Mazda RX-8

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2006 MAZDA RX-8

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 98712 Miles
  • Ext Color: N/A
  • Int Color: N/A
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Santa Maria, CA
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy

2006 Mazda RX-8 Shinka

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2006 MAZDA RX-8 SHINKA

  • Bodystyle: Coupe
  • Mileage: 112794 Miles
  • Ext Color: Gray
  • Int Color: Black
  • Trans: Automatic
  • Engine: Rotary
  • Drive: RWD
  • Location: Fairless Hills, PA
  • MPG: 16 City / 23 Hwy
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