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Mazda MX5 (1998–2005)

Last updated 11 July 2018

 
4
Delightful handling, easy to use every day and reliable if not abused. Low running costs. Plenty around at keen prices.
Rust can be a serious problem. Some versions suffer from clutch judder.
Updated 11 July 2018

Report of noisy diff on late Series II 2005 Mazda MX-5 1.8 Icon at 62,000 miles. Apparently it is a Fujitsu limiteds slip and they can sustain damage during the MoT 'rolling road' brake test. Owner been...

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4
The cheapest and best fun sports car you can buy at a modest cost
5
It's not the X factor it's the WOW factor that it provides !
5
Been a joy to drive from the moment I got the keys!
 

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