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2012 Mazda CX-9

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2012 Mazda CX-9

Mazda CX-9 highlights

Customer reviews

4.4 out of 5

RepairPal reliability rating**

4 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

17 city, 24 highway, 19 combined

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Ratings & reliability

Customer ratings

The 2012 Mazda CX-9 is a mid-sized SUV that is comfortable and has lots of room. The third row seat is great for kids and the second and third row seats fold down to create lots of cargo room.
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RepairPal reliability rating**

Above Average
RepairPal gave the Mazda CX-9 an overall reliability rating of 4 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks Mazda CX-9 4th out of 19 among Fullsize SUVs.
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**RepairPal Reliability Ratings are based on the actual cost, frequency, and severity of unscheduled repairs and maintenance on make/model data for select 2006-2020 vehicles. The reliability of a specific vehicle may vary depending on its maintenance and driving history, model year, trim, and features. RepairPal Reliability Ratings are provided by RepairPal and CarMax is not responsible for their accuracy. These ratings are based on RepairPal Reliability data as of 09/01/2021. Learn more about RepairPal reliability ratings

Explore Mazda CX-9 details

Grand Touring 2WD 4D Sport Utility

Engine type


Drive type





273 @ 6250


270 @ 4250

Seating capacity


Towing capacity

300/2000 lbs.

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