Mazda FAQs

Whether you are an existing Mazda owner, or someone who is interested in buying either a new or used Mazda, we want to help you along your journey as much as possible. That's why we've compiled some of the questions we often get asked. Take a look at our FAQ page - if you still have questions, feel free to submit an enquiry or contact us directly at our location in Watford, Hertfordshire.

Are Mazda cars reliable?

Mazda cars are considered to be very reliable, featuring among the top ten automotive brands for reliability in several consumer surveys.

Are Mazda cars expensive to repair?

Mazda vehicles are, on the whole, cost-effective to run and repair. Replacement parts tend to be widely available, meaning they’re easy to source and inexpensive. Contact us today for details about repair and maintenance costs.

Are Mazda cars luxury vehicles?

While Mazda cars are not marketed as luxury vehicles, their level of equipment, comfort and performance arguably rival those of premium marques.

Does my Mazda come with roadside assistance?

New Mazda models come with comprehensive European Assistance cover for three years, which is offered without a mileage limit. For further details contact the team at Milcars Mazda.

What payment methods do you accept?

At Milcars Mazda, we offer a range of finance packages to suit your budget. Contact us to learn more about them. We also accept vehicles in part-exchange, which can form part of your deposit.

Can I test drive the car before buying?

We recommend our customers test drive the vehicle they’d like to purchase beforehand. It’ll give you the chance to confirm the vehicle is right for you and help you decide on a trim level.

How important is it to service your Mazda regularly?

Regular servicing is key to keeping your vehicle running smoothly. This is to ensure continued efficiency and to help issues to be spotted and fixed before they become a major concern.

Why should I choose Milcars Mazda?

As an established car dealer, we are committed to providing the very best vehicles and excellent customer service. You’ll receive a warm welcome and tailored advice no matter what your needs.

Which are the most commonly replaced Mazda car parts?

Items that typically suffer the most wear and tear on your Mazda include external lights, brake pads, tyres and spark plugs. Other components – such as the battery and timing belt – may need replacing depending on your car’s age and mileage.

Should I get a new or used Mazda vehicle?

Whether you buy new or used depends on a number of factors such as your budget and motoring needs. Contact us today for help with your decision.

What Mazda finance options are available to me?

We offer a range of vehicle finance plans, from PCP to PCH and more. To learn more about them, visit our finance page or contact our team today.

How can I check the service history for my Mazda vehicle?

Each Mazda registered since July 2006 has a digital service record stored on a secure online database. This can be checked by our staff at Milcars Mazda.

Why should I service my Mazda vehicle?

Servicing your Mazda helps to ensure it performs at its best, remains efficient and doesn’t develop any serious faults. It also helps to preserve the car’s resale value, should you decide to sell.

How often should I get my Mazda serviced?

Mazda recommends a service interval of one year or 12,500 miles for most of its models – whichever comes first. Check your owner’s manual for more specific guidelines, or contact our aftersales department.

What are the benefits of using Genuine Mazda parts?

Choosing genuine parts means the safety, reliability and longevity of both the part itself and your Mazda are preserved. The parts are covered by a warranty for your peace of mind.