MULTI-MODEL – CLUNK / BANG / BUZZ NOISE DURING FIRST FORWARD MOVEMENT AFTER SITTING
|2013-2016 CX-5||2011-2014 Mazda2||2007-2016 Mazda3||2016 CX-3|
|2006-2015 Mazda5||2007-2012 CX-7||2006-2016 Miata / MX-5|
|2004-2011 RX-8||2007-2016 CX-9||2014-2016 Mazda6|
Slight clunk/bang/buzz noise or jolt from the front of the vehicle.
This concern will most likely occur during the vehicles first forward movement after starting the engine.
Do not attempt any repairs.
It occurs when the vehicles first moves forward under the following conditions.
NOTE: Some customers may describe that the noise does not occur all the time. It does occur all the time, but the sound is more likely to be heard on a slow start and not on a quick start (quick acceleration) when engine noise is louder.
|Condition||With DSC||Without DSC|
|The brake pedal is released (normal take-off)||The initial check start at 4 mph (6 km/h) or more.||The initial check start at 3 mph (4 km/h) or more.|
|The brake pedal is pressed (running on a downhill or creeping along on A/T vehicles)||The initial check start at 9 mph (15 km/h) or more.||The initial check start at 6 mph (10 km/h) or more.|