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The Aesthetically Pleasing Design of the Mazda CX-3

The Mazda CX-3 is waiting for you to check it out at Santa Maria Mazda located in Santa Maria, CA. The Mazda CX-3 is an aerodynamic and classy looking crossover vehicle. It has state-of-the-art engineering, and it has modern features. The Mazda CX-3 has an aesthetically pleasing and functional design.

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Arrive Feeling Refreshed in the Mazda3 5-Door

For drivers who spend long hours behind the wheel every week, comfort is key. That's why our team in Santa Maria is so proud to offer the Mazda3 5-door. With its innovative interior, this popular hatchback helps you get to your destination feeling fresh and ache-free.

With the Mazda3, it's all about the design. You'll feel it when you sit in the driver's seat — the cushions are angled perfectly to support your body and keep you in a comfortable sitting position. The pedals are also positioned carefully, so you can reach them without straining. That way…

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Two Of The Top Mazda6 Design Features

With its muscular, sporty look, and its feature-rich design, it's not surprising that the Mazda6 is such a popular midsize sedan. For discerning Santa Maria drivers, this car offers a truly indulgent interior. It also provides remarkable power, excellent handling, and an incredibly intuitive layout.

Experience The Sophisticated Comfort Of Japanese Sen Wood And Premium Nappa Leather

The interior of the Mazda6 is defined by premium materials and superior craftsmanship. Drivers and passengers can relax in stylish Nappa leather seats while surrounded by gorgeous 
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Auto Advice: What You Should Look for in a Dog-Friendly Vehicle?

When you're shopping for a dog-friendly vehicle, there are some things to keep in mind that will help you find the perfect vehicle for you and your canine companion. Keeping your dog comfortable when you're driving around Santa Maria is important, so here are some dog-friendly features to look for in your next car.

All-season seat covers and floor mats help keep the upholstery clean, and you should also consider the size of your dog when you're choosing the shape of the back seats. If you have a large dog, then a bench seat will give them…

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Knowing the Difference Between Oversteer and Understeer

The staff at Santa Maria Mazda think it is important that all drivers be knowledgable about vehicle performance terminology. To help with this, we have created a brief breakdown of the meanings of oversteer and understeer as well as their difference.

Oversteering occurs most often on rear-wheel drive vehicles, this is because power is supplied to the rear of the vehicle. It causes the rear tires to lose grip and causes the rear to overtake the front of the vehicle, sending it into a possible spin. Oversteer is generally when the vehicle turns sharper than what was intended by the…

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Replacing A Flat Tire

It's very important that you have a spare tire in your vehicle so that if you encounter a flat tire, you can change it out. You need to be sure to keep a jack and a tool to take off the bolts that hold the tire on. When the flat tire happens, you need a safe place to pull over. Then, take out the jack, bolt remover, and spare. Make sure to put your flashers on.

You need to jack the car up high enough to take the flat tire off and put the spare on. Then get the…
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Could Your Vehicle's Gaskets Be Leaking?

Vehicle maintenance is a part of ownership. If you want your car to be powerful and efficient, you need to make sure everything is working correctly. That means checking your vehicle regularly for signs of leaks. Vehicles can leak for a lot of different reasons, but one of the main causes is a gasket problem. Gaskets are pieces of metal or rubber that seal the area between different sections or parts of the car and keep the liquids where they belong.

If your gaskets are old, damaged, or simply worn down, they can allow fluids and gases to leak through…
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Alternator Awareness

The alternator is one of the most important parts under the hood of your car. It’s responsible for keeping the battery charged. It also provides power to all the systems on the car that run on electricity. With all the technology that’s standard on most new cars, that’s a huge job.

We can check your alternator whenever you come by Santa Maria Mazda for a tune-up, but the good news is that there isn’t much maintenance to be done on an alternator. If you hear a loud screeching sound coming from under the hood, the belt…
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Back Up Cameras and Advanced Technology

Having a backup camera in your vehicle is very innovative and effective in keeping everyone safe. However, there are other developments that are in place to increase the safety of your vehicle. Even beyond the backup camera, you will be able to see more around your vehicle and keep yourself safe from crashes.

New vehicles are coming out with 360-degree view cameras. They are an improvement on the backup camera. However, the backup camera also makes it so that you can see everything you need and avoid any vehicles or objects while you are either parking or driving in reverse…

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New CX-9 Highlights Mazda's Commitment to Premium Design Elements

It does not take an automotive expert to recognize the premium design features of the Mazda CX-9. This popular 3-row SUV boasts an abundance of styling offerings that make it stand out from the crowd on the streets of Santa Maria.

Choices abound with the Mazda CX-9. You can customize your vehicle to your exact specifications with a variety of exterior color choices, including the bold Soul Red Crystal Metallic, the soothing Deep Cyrstal Blue Mica, or the clean Snowflake White Pearl Mica. Choose from interior materials such as functional black cloth or the striking sand leather.
 

 

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