Mazda MX-5 Miata Maintenance Costs

A Mazda MX-5 Miata will cost about $5,761 for maintenance and repairs during its first 10 years of service.

This beats the industry average for popular convertible models by $1,278. There is also a 16.77% chance that a MX-5 Miata will require a major repair during that time. This is 4.73% better than similar vehicles in this segment. The chart below illustrates how these costs and repair probabilities will increase over time.

Probability of a Major Vehicle Repair (%)
Est Annual Maintenance/Repair Costs ($)

Mazda MX-5 Miata Maintenance Costs

Year Major Repair Probability Annual Costs
1 1.73% $209
2 2.87% $241
3 3.22% $293
4 5.68% $376
5 8.14% $445
6 9.16% $554
7 9.88% $774
8 12.77% $862
9 14.12% $943
10 16.77% $1,064
11 25.97% $1,079
12 32.31% $1,209

Mazda MX-5 Miata Maintenance Schedule

Mileage Recommended Maintenance
7,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
15,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
22,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
30,000 Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk
37,500 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk
45,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
52,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
60,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Differential / Gear Oil Replacement
67,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
75,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement, Valve Clearance Adjustment
82,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
90,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors
97,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
105,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
112,500 Replace Air Filter, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk
120,000 Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Transmission Fluid Service, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Differential / Gear Oil Replacement
127,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
135,000 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
142,500 Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Rotate Tires, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter
150,000 Replace Air Filter, Rotate Tires, Cooling System Flush, Lubricate Hood Hinge, Change Oil and Filter, Lubricate Trunk, Lubricate Doors, Spark Plugs Replacement

What About Mazda MX-5 Miata Insurance Costs?

The average cost to insure a Mazda MX-5 Miata is about $1,413 per year. This adds up to around $7,065 after 5 years of vehicle ownership. Unlike regular maintenance, this expense can often be lowered by shopping around for lower insurance premiums. Comparing quotes will ensure that you are not overpaying if you already own a Mazda MX-5 Miata. Or, if you are just researching, then it would be money-wise to know this cost before buying. Try our Competitive Quote Tool or the form below to get free quotes. Advertising Disclosure

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