How often does an Rx8 need an engine rebuild?
You won’t need a rebuild until after 200000 as long as you keep oil full.
How long does an Rx8 engine last?
How Long Do Mazda Rx8 Engines Last? Generally speaking, the Mazda Rx8 engine can last about 60,000 miles. It is important to keep in mind to maintain your engine and make sure that you take your car into a mechanic when you have issues.
How often does a rotary engine need to be rebuilt?
Rebuilding a Wankel at 80,000-100,000 miles is typical, and earlier than most piston engine need such exhaustive work.
Do Rx8 have alot of problems?
Problem: The RX-8 has the unique rotary style engine, and this version of the rotary engine has proven to be highly unreliable, particularly after 60,000 miles. Warranty companies say that Mazda have unofficially said that these engines do become unreliable and susceptible to problems at over 60,000 miles.
Should I premix my RX8?
Your car will be fine, premix isn’t a requirement. Idemitsu is good,but any JASO FD rated 2 stroke oil will do. You don’t need to spend a lot of money.
How often do apex seals need to be replaced?
They should only be replaced somewhere between 100 and 200 thousand miles, possibly less, but you have to watch out for signs your apex seals are failing prematurely. Because the apex seals are in contact with the housing case, they are usually coated in engine oil to reduce friction.