Category Archives: FAQs

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What Happens to Leather Seats In the Summer Heat?

How to Protect Your Leather Seats from Summer Heat

With the summer weather coming up quickly for San Diego County, you may not always be thinking about your leather interior. Many of our Mazda models have leather interior seating, and we make sure to protect them so it remains in pristine condition. But what happens to leather seats in the hot summer temperatures? We at Bob Baker investigated – check out what we found.

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How to Replace Your Key Fob Battery in a 2020 Mazda CX-5

A Step-By-Step Guide on how to Replace Your Key Fob Battery in a 2020 Mazda CX-5

As a company that prides itself on its next-generation designs and technology, the Advanced Keyless Entry system is a staple among current Mazda vehicles. With it, you can do many things with just the single press of a button. But what happens when the battery runs out? Check out a step-by-step guide on how to replace the battery in a 2020 Mazda CX-5, courtesy of Bob Baker Mazda.

What You Need

When replacing the Mazda CX-5 key battery, you will need a few items. This includes a CR2025 battery or equivalent to place into the key fob, a tape-wrapped flathead screwdriver or equivalent tool with a softer tip, and a clean space to place your key fob parts to ensure they don’t go missing during the process.

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How should you test drive a new car?

What to look for when test driving a Mazda

When you are shopping for a new automobile, you’re spending a lot of time with research and planning. After all that, when it is time to come to a dealership to look at a vehicle that has piqued your interest, you want to make sure you get the most of it before signing on the dotted line. The test drive is a major part of the shopping process because you are finally sitting behind the wheel and experiencing it in real-world conditions. Here at Bob Baker Mazda we are pleased to offer test drives to our customers, and it is important to remember a few things during the process. Read ahead for some suggestions on what to look for when test driving a Mazda. Read the rest of this entry >>

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What is Covered Under Your Mazda Vehicle Warranty?

Mazda Warranty Information 

Are you looking for information concerning what your Mazda warranty covers and how long the coverage lasts? If so, then you have come to the right place to find that information and much more! The Mazda warranty covers three primary aspects and other minor aspects of your vehicle. With the Mazda warranty, customers receive a New-Vehicle Limited Warranty, a Powertrain Limited Warranty, and 24/7 Emergency Roadside Assistance. Feel free to contact Bob Baker Mazda in Carlsbad, CA with more specific questions as well!  Read the rest of this entry >>

What is Mazda Connect?

It’s 2018 now. We’re closing in on the end of the first quarter of the 21st century. Woah, hold up. Let’s just stop there with that talk. Anway, the point is that we live in a technologically dominant society. That includes the inside of our cars. Almost everyone has a smartphone and almost everyone has a car. So wouldn’t it be cool to have those two modern necessities work together somehow? Keep reading to learn more about how that’s possible with Mazda.  Read the rest of this entry >>

Most efficient Mazda models

Gas mileage is often the first thing asked about when shoppers look at new cars. Most of Mazda’s models are known for great performance and above-average efficiency. From the compact MX-5 Miata to the large CX-9, Mazda vehicles have rested upon the pillars of performance, efficiency, and affordability. Keep reading to see which are the most efficient Mazda models. Read the rest of this entry >>