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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page1 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (1,1) Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    HIROSHIMA, JAPAN Important Notes About This Manual Keep this manual in the glove box as a handy reference for the safe and enjoyable use of your Mazda. Should you resell the vehicle, leave this manual with it for the next owner.

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    Mazda. By reading your manual, you can Please refer to the manual for a detailed find out about the features, important explanation.

  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (5,1) Table of Contents Your Vehicle at a Glance Interior, exterior views and part identification of your Mazda. Essential Safety Equipment Use of safety equipment, including seats, seat belt system, child-restraint systems and SRS air bags.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page7 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (7,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Interior, exterior views and part identification of your Mazda. Interior Overview ................1-2 Interior Equipment (View A) ............ 1-2 Interior Equipment (View B) ............ 1-3 Interior Equipment (View C) ............

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page8 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (8,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Interior Overview Interior Equipment (View A) Door-lock knob ....................page 3-29 Power door lock switch ..................page 3-29 Power window lock switch ................page 3-44 Power window switches ..................

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page9 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (9,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Interior Overview Interior Equipment (View B) Audio control switches ..................page 6-52 SRS air bags ...................... page 2-54 Cruise control switches ..................page 5-20 Information display ..................

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page10 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (10,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Interior Overview Interior Equipment (View C) Overhead lights ....................page 6-165 SRS air bags ...................... page 2-54 Seat belt ......................page 2-19 Rear entertainment system ................. page 6-66 Center console ....................

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page11 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (11,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Exterior Overview Front Hood ........................page 3-49 Windshield wiper blades ..................page 8-28 Moonroof ......................page 3-50 Door lock ......................page 3-28 Fuel-filler lid ...................... page 3-47 Tires ........................

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page12 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (12,1) Your Vehicle at a Glance Exterior Overview Rear Liftgate ......................page 3-33 Rear wiper blade ....................page 8-30 Child safety lock ....................page 3-32 Outside mirror ....................page 3-64 Tires ........................

  • Page 13: Table Of Contents

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page13 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (13,1) Essential Safety Equipment Use of safety equipment, including seats, seat belt system, child-restraint systems and SRS air bags. Seats ....................2-2 Front Seats (Manually Operated Seats) ........2-2 Front Seats (Electrically Operated Seats) ........2-4 Second-Row Seats ..............

  • Page 14: Front, Seats, Front Seats (manually Operated Seats), Essential Safety Equipment

    The result in serious injury. Consult an driver could lose control of the vehicle Authorized Mazda Dealer if there is and have an accident. any need to remove or reinstall the CAUTION front seats.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page15 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (15,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats Do not drive with the seatback Make sure the lever returns to its original unlocked: position and the seat is locked in place by All of the seatbacks play an attempting to push it forward and important role in your protection in a backward.

  • Page 16: Rear, Front Seats (electrically Operated Seats)

    Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer if there is any need to remove or reinstall the front seats. Down Do not drive with damaged front seats: Driving with damaged front seats is dangerous.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page17 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (17,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats qSeat Recline CAUTION WARNING Ø The seat-bottom power adjustment is operated by motors. Do not drive with either front seat Avoid extended operation because reclined: excessive use can damage the Sitting in a reclined position while the motors.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page18 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (18,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats í qSeat Position Memory To change the seatback angle, press the front or rear side of the reclining switch. The driver's seat position memory Release the switch at the desired position. function allows you to program a desired seat position and outside mirror angle position.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page19 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (19,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats 2. Press the SET button followed by one NOTE of the programming buttons (1, 2, or 3) When the ignition is switched to ACC or off, within about 5 seconds.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page20 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (20,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats qLumbar Support Adjustment NOTE If the seat and outside mirror angles are (Driver's Seat) already adjusted to the positions you are Manually operated activating, the seat and outside mirrors do not move (a beep sound is not heard).

  • Page 21: Second-row Seats

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page21 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (21,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats Do not drive with the seatback Second-Row Seats unlocked: All of the seatbacks play an WARNING important role in your protection in a Do not stack cargo higher than the vehicle.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page22 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (22,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats qSeat Slide qSeat Recline WARNING To move the seat forward or backward, raise the bar and slide the seat to the Do not drive with the seats reclined: desired position and release the bar.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page23 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (23,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats qThird-Row Seat Access CAUTION After folding the second-row seat When returning a rear-reclined seatback and sliding the seat forward, you seatback to its upright position, can access the third-row seat easily.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page24 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (24,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats 4. Pull the lever and fold the seatback CAUTION forward. Ø When folding a seatback, always hold onto the seatback with your other hand while operating the lever.

  • Page 25: Third-row Seat

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page25 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (25,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats Returning seatbacks to their original Third-Row Seat positions WARNING 1. Lift the seatback to its original position. Do not stack cargo higher than the Make sure the seatback is secured by seatbacks: attempting to lightly move it forward Stacking luggage or other cargo...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page26 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (26,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats Never allow a passenger to sit or stand 2. Pull the strap and fold the seatback on the folded seatback while the forward. vehicle is moving: Driving with a passenger on the folded seatback is dangerous.

  • Page 27: Head Restraints

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page27 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (27,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats 2. Fasten the strap to its original position Head Restraints between the seatback and folding board. Your vehicle is equipped with head restraints on all outboard seats and the second-row center seat.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page28 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (28,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats qNormal Head Restraints Second-Row outboard seat/Third-Row outboard seat Height adjustment To raise a head restraint, pull it up to the desired position. To lower the head restraint, press the stop- catch release, then push the head restraint down.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page29 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (29,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats í qFoldable Head Restraints í Seat Warmer The third-row seats are equipped with The front seats are electrically heated. The foldable head restraints. ignition must be switched ON. NOTE The foldable head restraints cannot be adjusted or removed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page30 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (30,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seats NOTE WARNING If the ignition is switched off while the seat Ø Be careful when using the seat warmer is operating (High or Low) and warmer.

  • Page 31: Seat Belt Systems, Seat Belt Precautions

    Seat Belt Precautions Seat belts help to decrease the possibility of severe injury during accidents and sudden stops. Mazda recommends that the driver and all passengers always wear seat belts. Your vehicle has the following types of seat belts. Seating Position...

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    Using a damaged seat belt is dangerous. An accident could damage the belt webbing of the seat belt in use. A damaged seat belt cannot provide adequate protection in a collision. Have an Authorized Mazda Dealer inspect all seat belt systems in use during an accident before they are used again.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page33 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (33,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems CAUTION Belt retraction may become difficult if the belts and rings are soiled, so try to keep them clean. For more details about cleaning the seat belts, refer to “Cleaning the Lap/Shoulder Belt Webbing”...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page34 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (34,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems qAutomatic Locking Mode Always use the automatic locking mode to keep the child-restraint system from shifting to an unsafe position in the event of an accident. To enable seat belt automatic locking mode, pull it all the way out and connect it as instructed on the child-restraint system.

  • Page 35: Point Type Seat Belt

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page35 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (35,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems WARNING 3-Point Type Seat Belt Positioning the Shoulder Portion of the qFastening the Seat Belt Seat Belt: Improper positioning of the shoulder 1. Grasp the seat belt tongue. portion of the seat belt is dangerous.

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    If it is still not retracting Seat Belt: properly, have it inspected at an Authorized Improper positioning of the shoulder Mazda Dealer. portion of the seat belt is dangerous. Always make sure the shoulder To secure the outboard-third row seat...

  • Page 37: Front Seat Belt Pretensioner And Load Limiting Systems

    Even if the pretensioners have not deployed, the load limiting function must be checked by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 2-25 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    Ask an Authorized Mazda possible. Dealer how to safely dispose of the qAir Bag/Front Seat Belt pretensioner system or how to scrap a pretensioner-equipped vehicle.

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    ON. If any of these occur, Driving the vehicle with the air bag/ consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as front seat belt pretensioner system soon as possible. The system may not warning beep sounding is dangerous.

  • Page 40: Center-rear Position Seat Belt (second-row Seats)

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page40 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (40,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems WARNING Center-Rear Position Seat Belt (Second-Row Seats) Using the Seat Belt Guide: Not using the seat belt guide is Before using the center-rear lap/shoulder dangerous.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page41 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (41,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems 3. Insert the seat belt tongue (C) into the 4. Position the lap belt as low as possible, seat belt buckle (D) until you hear a not on the abdominal area, then adjust click sound.

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    Authorized To stow the seat belt, retract the belt, put Mazda Dealer. the seat belt tongues (A) and (C) together qRetracting the Center Seat Belt and insert each tongue into the respective ceiling recess.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page43 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (43,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems qRe-attaching the Seat Belt after the To pull out the seat belt, press the area indicated in the figure upward with your Middle Row Seatbacks are finger and slide the belt forward.

  • Page 44: Seat Belt Extender

    If you sell your Mazda, do When ordering an extender, only order not leave your seat belt extender in one that provides the necessary additional the vehicle.

  • Page 45: Seat Belt Warning Light

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page45 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (45,1) Essential Safety Equipment Seat Belt Systems Do not leave a seat belt extender Seat Belt Warning Light connected to the buckle: Leaving a seat belt extender connected to the buckle without using the seat belt is dangerous.

  • Page 46: Seat Belt Reminder

    For the sound activates again. safety of the driver and front passenger, Mazda Placing items on the front passenger seat recommends not deactivating the belt may cause the front passenger seat belt reminder.

  • Page 47: Child Restraint, Child Restraint Precautions

    Even if the front passenger air bag is shut off, Mazda strongly recommends that children be properly restrained and child-restraint systems of all kinds are properly secured on the rear seats which are the best place for children.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page48 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (48,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint WARNING Use the correct size child-restraint system: For effective protection in vehicle accidents and sudden stops, a child must be properly restrained using a seat belt or child-restraint system depending on age and size.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page49 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (49,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Vehicles with a front passenger air bag have a warning label attached as shown below. The warning label reminds you not to put a rear-facing child-restraint system on the front passenger seat at any time.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page50 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (50,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Seating a child in a child-restraint system on the front passenger seat is dangerous under certain conditions (With Driver and Front Passenger Occupant Classification System): Your vehicle is equipped with front passenger seat weight sensors.

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    NOTE Your Mazda is equipped with LATCH lower anchors for attachment of specially designed LATCH child-restraint systems in the rear seats. When using these anchors to secure a child-restraint system, refer to LATCH Child-Restraint Systems (page 2-49).

  • Page 52: Child-restraint System Installation Position

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page52 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (52,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Child seat Child-Restraint System A child seat restrains a child's body using Installation Position the harness. In this owner's manual, explanation of child-restraint systems is provided for the following three types of popular child- restraint systems: infant seat, child seat, booster seat.

  • Page 53: Installing Child-restraint Systems

    Follow these instructions when using a installed on the seats that take tethers to child-restraint system, unless you are be effective. In your Mazda, tethered attaching a LATCH-equipped child- child-restraint systems can only be restraint system to the rear LATCH lower accommodated in the three positions on anchors.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page54 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (54,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint 2. If the seat in which you install a child- 7. Push the child-restraint system firmly restraint system has a seat slide into the vehicle seat. Be sure the belt function, slide the seat as far back as retracts as snugly as possible.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page55 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (55,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Anchor bracket location WARNING Use the tether and tether anchor only for a child-restraint system: Using the tether or tether anchor to secure anything but a child-restraint system is dangerous.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page56 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (56,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint qThird-Row Seats Child-Restraint 3. To get the retractor into the automatic locking mode, pull the shoulder belt System Installation portion of the seat belt until the entire The third-row seats cannot accommodate length of the belt is out of the retractor.

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    You should not be able bags: to pull the shoulder belt out of the retractor Mazda vehicles equipped with side air bag while the system is in the automatic locking will have a SRS AIRBAG tag on the mode.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page58 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (58,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Never use a rear-facing child-restraint Do not allow a child or anyone to lean system in the front seat with an air bag over or against the side window of a that could deploy: vehicle with side and curtain air bags: Rear-facing child-restraint systems...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page59 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (59,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint 3. Place the child-restraint system on the 7. (With Driver and Front Passenger seat without putting your weight on the Occupant Classification System) seat and fasten the seat belt. See the Make sure the front passenger air bag manufacturer's instructions on the deactivation indicator light illuminates...

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    Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. 2-48 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 61: Latch Child-restraint Systems

    Child Restraint LATCH Child-Restraint Systems Your Mazda is equipped with LATCH lower anchors for attachment of specially designed LATCH child-restraint systems in the second-row seats. Both anchors must be used, otherwise the seat will bounce around and put the child in danger. Most LATCH child- restraint systems must also be used in conjunction with a tether to be effective.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page62 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (62,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint qLATCH Child-Restraint System 6. If your child-restraint system came equipped with a tether, that means it is Installation Procedure (Second- very important to properly secure the Row Outboard Seats) tether for child safety.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page63 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (63,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint qLATCH Child-Restraint System WARNING Installation Procedure (Second- Use the tether and tether anchor only Row Center Seat) for a child-restraint system: The LATCH lower anchors at the center Using the tether or tether anchor to secure anything but a child-restraint of the second-row seat are much further...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page64 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (64,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint 3. Expand the area between the seat WARNING bottom and the seatback slightly to Use the tether and tether anchor only verify the locations of the LATCH for a child-restraint system: lower anchors.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page65 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (65,1) Essential Safety Equipment Child Restraint Anchor bracket position Tether strap position Tether strap Forward 2-53 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 66: Srs Air Bags, Supplemental Restraint System (srs) Precautions

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page66 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (66,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Precautions The front and side supplemental restraint systems (SRS) include 6 air bags. Please verify the air bags equipped on your vehicle by locating the SRS AIRBAG location indicators.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page67 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (67,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags If your vehicle is also equipped with a driver and front passenger occupant classification system, refer to the Driver and Front Passenger Occupant Classification System (page 2-68) for details.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page68 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (68,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Never use a rear-facing child-restraint system in the front seat with an air bag that could deploy: Rear-facing child-restraint systems on the front seat are particularly dangerous even though you may feel assured that a front passenger air bag will not deploy based on the fact that the front passenger air bag deactivation indicator light illuminates.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page69 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (69,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Sit in the center of the seat and wear seat belts properly: Sitting too close to the side air bag modules or placing hands on them, or sleeping up against the door or hanging out the windows is extremely dangerous.

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    Ø Do not use tires or wheels other than those specified for your Mazda: Use of any tire or wheel other than those specified for your Mazda (page 10-6) is dangerous. Use of such wheels will prevent the vehicle's accident detections system from accurately detecting a collision or roll-over accident resulting in incorrect or unexpected air bag deployment and the possibility of serious injuries.

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    Should you sell your Mazda, we urge you to tell the new owner of its air bag systems and that familiarization with all instructions about them, from the Owner's Manual, is important.

  • Page 72: Supplemental Restraint System Components

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page72 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (72,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Supplemental Restraint System Components Driver/Front passenger inflators and air bags Crash and roll-over sensor, and diagnostic module (SAS unit) Front seat belt pretensioner and load limiting systems (page 2-25) Front air bag sensor Side crash sensors Air bag/front seat belt pretensioner system warning light (page 2-64)

  • Page 73: How The Srs Air Bags Work

    SRS Air Bags How the SRS Air Bags Work Your Mazda is equipped with the following types of SRS air bags. SRS air bags are designed to work together with the seat belts to help to reduce injuries during an accident.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page74 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (74,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags (With Driver and Front Passenger Occupant Classification System) In addition, the front passenger air bag is designed to only deploy in accordance with the total seated weight on the front passenger seat.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page75 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (75,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags qCurtain Air Bags The curtain air bags are mounted in the front and rear window pillars, and the roof edge along both sides. When the air bag crash sensors detect a side impact of greater than moderate force, the curtain air bag inflates quickly and helps to reduce injury mainly to the rear outboard passenger's head caused by directly hitting interior parts such as a door or window.

  • Page 76

    A system malfunction is indicated if the warning light constantly flashes, constantly illuminates or does not illuminate at all when the ignition is switched ON. If any of these occur, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. The system may not operate in an accident.

  • Page 77: Srs Air Bag Deployment Criteria

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page77 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (77,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags SRS Air Bag Deployment Criteria This chart indicates the applicable SRS equipment that will deploy depending on the type of collision. (The illustrations are the representative cases of collisions.) Types of collision A severe frontal/near frontal A severe side...

  • Page 78: Limitations To Srs Air Bag

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page78 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (78,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Limitations to SRS Air Bag In severe collisions or roll-overs such as those described previously in SRS Air Bag Deployment Criteria , the applicable SRS air bag equipment will deploy. However, in some accidents, the equipment may not deploy depending on the type of collision and its severity.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page79 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (79,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Limitations to roll-over detection: The following illustration is an example of an accident that may not be detected as a roll- over accident. Therefore, the front seat belt pretensioners and curtain air bags may not deploy.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page80 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (80,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags í Driver and Front Passenger Occupant Classification System First, please read Supplemental Restraint System (SRS) Precautions (page 2-54) carefully. NOTE This system is equipped on models for the U.S., Canadian and Puerto Rican markets. qDriver Seat Slide Position Sensor Your vehicle is equipped with a driver seat slide position sensor as a part of the supplemental restraint system.

  • Page 81

    ON and does not illuminate as indicated in the above chart, do not allow a child to sit in the front passenger seat and consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. The system may not work properly in an accident.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page82 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (82,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags WARNING Do not decrease the total seated weight on the front passenger seat: When an adult or large child sits on the front passenger seat, decreasing the total seated weight on the front passenger seat required for air bag deployment is dangerous.

  • Page 83

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page83 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (83,1) Essential Safety Equipment SRS Air Bags Do not increase the total seated weight on the front passenger seat: When an infant or small child sits on the front passenger seat, increasing the total seated weight on the front passenger seat is dangerous.

  • Page 84

    If the front passenger air bag deactivation indicator light still illuminates, move the passenger to the rear seat. If sitting in the rear seat is not possible, slide the front passenger seat as far back as possible. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible.

  • Page 85: Monitoring And Maintenance

    The air bag systems do not require regular maintenance. But if any of the following occurs, take your vehicle to an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible: The air bag system warning light flashes. The air bag system warning light remains illuminated.

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    Improper disposal of an air bag or a vehicle with live air bags in it can be extremely dangerous. Unless all safety procedures are followed, injury can result. Ask an Authorized Mazda Dealer how to safely dispose of an air bag or how to scrap an air bag equipped vehicle.

  • Page 87: Knowing Your Mazda

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page87 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (87,1) Knowing Your Mazda Explanation of basic operations and controls; opening/closing and adjustment of various parts. Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System ........ 3-2 í Advanced Keys ..............3-2 Operation Using Advanced Keyless Functions ......3-7 Operation Using Advanced Key Functions ......

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page88 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (88,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System í Advanced Keys The advanced keyless functions (advanced keyless entry and start system) enable the following operations while the advanced key is being carried (page 3-7).

  • Page 89

    (not in the vehicle) for use if you need to make a replacement key. Also write down the code number and keep it in another safe and handy place, but not in the vehicle. If your key is lost, consult your Authorized Mazda Dealer with the code number ready. Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    Advanced Key) on page 5-58. If this occurs, you will have to use the auxiliary key if you need to start the engine immediately.Refer to Advanced Key Battery Dead Warning on page 3-19. Additional advanced keys can be obtained at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Up to 6 advanced keys can be used with the advanced keyless functions per vehicle.

  • Page 91

    Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System qAdvanced Key Maintenance Replacing the battery at an Authorized Mazda Dealer is recommended to prevent CAUTION damage to the advanced key. If replacing the battery by yourself, follow the Ø Make sure the battery is installed instruction below.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page92 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (92,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System 3. Insert the small, flathead screwdriver 5. Insert a new battery with the positive into the gap between the cover and the...

  • Page 93

    Mazda Dealer. liftgate. If your advanced key is lost or stolen, Exterior transmitter bring all remaining advanced keys to an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible for a replacement and to make the lost or stolen advanced key inoperative. CAUTION Radio equipment like this is governed by laws in the United States.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page94 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (94,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System qLocking, Unlocking with Request Starting the engine Switch The operational range for starting the engine includes nearly the entire cabin All doors and the liftgate can be locked/ area except for the luggage compartment.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page95 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (95,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System NOTE NOTE (Without theft-deterrent system) The request switch on the driver's door can The hazard warning lights will flash once to...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page96 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (96,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System qStarting the Engine The setting can be changed so that the doors and the liftgate are locked Ignition switch positions automatically without pressing the request switch (page 10-8).

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page97 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (97,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System NOTE WARNING When the ignition is switched ON, the sound of Before leaving the driver's seat, always the fuel pump motor operating near the fuel switch the ignition to OFF, set the tank can be heard.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page98 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (98,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System 1. Make sure the advanced key is being NOTE carried. In the following cases, the KEY warning light (red) illuminates and the engine will not start.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page99 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (99,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System NOTE Operation Using Advanced In extremely cold weather or after the Key Functions vehicle has not been driven in several days,...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page100 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (100,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System Transmitter Lock button To lock the doors and the liftgate, press with power liftgate the lock button. A beep sound will be...

  • Page 101

    10-8. Power liftgate button The system can be set to unlock all doors by performing a single operation. If your Mazda has a power liftgate (page Refer to Personalization Features on page 3-35), the transmitter can open/close the 10-8. liftgate.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page102 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (102,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System Declaration of Conformity Keyless entry system 3-16 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page103 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:34 PM Black plate (103,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System qAuxiliary Key Function Advanced Key Suspend Use the auxiliary key stored in the Function advanced key in the event of a dead transmitter battery or malfunction.

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    Authorized switched to ACC and the door is open Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. due to the activation of the warning Refer to Ignition Switch (page 5-2). beep sound indicating that the ignition is not switched off.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page105 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (105,1) Knowing Your Mazda Advanced Keyless Entry and Start System qRequest Switch Inoperable The advanced key is placed in areas where it is difficult for the system to Warning Beep detect the signal (page 3-7).

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    When the KEY warning light (red) remains illuminated in the auxiliary key to continue driving the instrument cluster. vehicle. Have the vehicle inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. 3-20 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    This could result in If your key is lost, consult your Authorized someone being badly injured or even Mazda Dealer and have your code number killed. Children may find these new ready. kinds of keys to be an interesting toy...

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    To install a new battery, refer to Maintenance (page 3-24). Additional transmitters can be obtained at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Up to 3 transmitters can be used with the keyless entry system per vehicle. Bring all transmitters to an Authorized Mazda Dealer when additional transmitters are required.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page109 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (109,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qTransmitter NOTE Doors and the liftgate can be locked by pressing the lock button while any other Lock button door or the liftgate is open. Also, the hazard...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page110 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (110,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qTransmitter Maintenance NOTE (Without theft-deterrent system) If the buttons on the transmitter are The hazard warning lights will flash twice to inoperable and the operation indicator...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page111 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (111,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks 2. Insert a screwdriver into the slot and 5. Put in the new battery (CR1620 or push the tab to remove the key from equivalent) with the positive pole ( the transmitter.

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    If you have a problem with the keyless entry system, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. If your transmitter is lost or stolen, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible for a replacement and to make the lost or stolen transmitter inoperative. CAUTION Radio equipment like this is governed by laws in the United States.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page113 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (113,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qDeclaration of Conformity Keyless entry system 3-27 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page114 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (114,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks After closing the doors, always verify Door Locks that they are securely closed: Doors not securely closed are WARNING dangerous, if the vehicle is driven...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page115 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (115,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qLocking, Unlocking with To lock any door with the door-lock knob from the outside, press the door-lock knob Transmitter (with Advanced Key) to the lock position and close the door.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page116 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (116,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks (With retractable type key) Locking, unlocking with door-lock The vehicle lock-out prevention feature switch prevents you from locking yourself out of All doors and the liftgate lock the vehicle.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page117 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (117,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks Settings can be changed using the Auto lock/unlock function following operation. WARNING Function Function Do not pull the inner handle on a front...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page118 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (118,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qRear Door Child Safety Locks NOTE There are only a total of five auto lock/unlock These locks are intended to help prevent settings available. Be sure to press the unlock...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page119 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (119,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks CAUTION Liftgate Ø When loading or unloading WARNING luggage in the luggage Never allow a person to ride in the compartment, turn off the engine.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page120 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (120,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qLocking, Unlocking with Transmitter NOTE If the vehicle battery is dead or there is a (with Retractable Type Key) malfunction in the electrical system and the...

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    Authorized and, if left unnoticed, could result in Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. serious injury or death if an occupant were to fall out of the vehicle. Manually closing the liftgate...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page122 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (122,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks NOTE CAUTION Do not apply unnecessary force to the Ø When closing the power liftgate, power liftgate when it is opening/closing make sure there are no foreign electrically.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page123 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (123,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks Opening/Closing the power liftgate Operation from the driver's seat (To open/close) If the vehicle has satisfied all the following operation conditions, the power...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page124 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (124,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks NOTE CAUTION If the power liftgate switch/power liftgate close Sensors are installed on both ends of switch/power liftgate button on the transmitter the power liftgate. Be careful not to...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page125 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (125,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks Power liftgate drop prevention NOTE mechanism If the liftgate handle is pulled while the easy closure function is operating, the The power liftgate drop prevention liftgate can be opened.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page126 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (126,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qOperating the Front Power Windows Power Windows NOTE The ignition must be switched ON for the Each passenger power window can be power windows to operate.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page127 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (127,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks Normal opening/closing Power window system initialization procedure To open a power window to the desired position, lightly hold down the switch. If the battery was disconnected during...

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    If you are unable to cancel the function the front power windows, carry out the despite carrying out the cancellation following procedure using the master procedure, consult an Authorized Mazda control switches. Dealer. 1. Switch the ignition ON and complete...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page129 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (129,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qOperating the Rear Power Windows NOTE Depending on driving conditions, a closing The power windows may be operated power window could stop and start opening...

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    Moonroof from Outside Because nobody likes getting into a very The front power windows and the hot car, Mazda has introduced a way to open the two front windows and the moonroof can be opened or closed from...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page131 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (131,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks Retractable type key WARNING Use the remote auto-window and the Lock button auto-moonroof function only when you Unlock button can see the vehicle and it is in a secure...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page132 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (132,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks To stop this operation, turn the key to the 2. Turn the key clockwise and hold until center position, then turn it the windows and the moonroof are counterclockwise again.

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    CAUTION Always use only a genuine Mazda fuel-filler cap or an approved equivalent, available at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. The wrong cap can result in a serious malfunction of the fuel and emission control systems.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page134 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (134,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qFuel-Filler Lid CAUTION To open, pull the remote fuel-filler lid If the check fuel cap warning light release. illuminates, the fuel-filler cap may not be properly installed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page135 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (135,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks 3. Grasp the support rod in the padded Hood area and secure it in the support rod hole indicated by the arrow to hold the WARNING hood open.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page136 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (136,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qClosing the Hood í Moonroof 1. Check under the hood area to make The moonroof can be opened or closed certain all filler caps are in place and electrically only when the ignition is all loose items (e.g.

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    After To fully close automatically, momentarily washing your Mazda or after it rains, wipe the press the front of the slide switch or pull water off the moonroof before operating it to the tilt switch.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page138 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (138,1) Knowing Your Mazda Doors and Locks qEngine-off Moonroof Operation qSunshade The moonroof can be operated for about The sunshade can be opened and closed 40 seconds after the ignition is switched by hand.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page139 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (139,1) Knowing Your Mazda Security System CAUTION Immobilizer System (with Advanced Key) Do not allow the following when starting the engine with the auxiliary The immobilizer system allows the engine...

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    Authorized Mazda Dealer. Always keep a spare advanced key in case one is lost. If an advanced key is lost, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. If you lose an advanced key (including auxiliary key), an Authorized Mazda Dealer...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page141 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (141,1) Knowing Your Mazda Security System Declaration of Conformity Immobilizer system 3-55 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    Go to an Authorized If the engine does not start with the Mazda Dealer and have it checked. If the correct advanced key, and the security engine is shut off while the indicator light is indicator light keeps illuminating or flashing, you will not be able to restart it.

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    Add-On Immobilizer System Equipment (without Advanced Key) Mazda cannot guarantee the immobilizer system's operation if the system has been The immobilizer system allows the engine modified or if any add-on equipment has to start only with a key the system been installed.

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    Ø A key ring rests on the key grip. If a key is lost, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. If you lose a key, an Authorized Mazda Dealer will reset the electronic codes of your remaining keys and immobilizer system.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page145 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (145,1) Knowing Your Mazda Security System Declaration of Conformity Immobilizer system 3-59 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    Disarming shut off the engine. Go to an Authorized The system is disarmed when the ignition Mazda Dealer and have it checked. If you is switched ON with the correct ignition shut off the engine while the light is key.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page147 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (147,1) Knowing Your Mazda Security System NOTE í Theft-Deterrent System If the battery goes dead while the theft- deterrent system is armed, the horn will If the theft deterrent system detects an...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page148 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (148,1) Knowing Your Mazda Security System qTo Turn off an Armed System NOTE Auto re-lock function An armed system can be turned off by any After unlocking with the transmitter or the...

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    Authorized Mazda Dealer. qTheft-Deterrent Labels A label indicating that your vehicle is equipped with a Theft-Deterrent System is in the glove compartment. Mazda recommends that you affix it to the lower rear corner of a front door window. 3-63 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page150 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (150,1) Knowing Your Mazda Steering Wheel and Mirrors Steering Wheel Mirrors WARNING qOutside Mirrors Never adjust the steering wheel while Check the mirror angles before driving. the vehicle is moving:...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page151 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (151,1) Knowing Your Mazda Steering Wheel and Mirrors 2. Depress the mirror switch in the NOTE appropriate direction. If the left/right power outside mirror selector switch is in the center position, or the selector...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page152 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (152,1) Knowing Your Mazda Steering Wheel and Mirrors qRearview Mirror Reducing glare from headlights WARNING Manual day/night mirror Push the day/night lever forward for day Do not stack cargo or objects higher driving.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page153 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (153,1) Knowing Your Mazda Steering Wheel and Mirrors NOTE Do not use glass cleaner or suspend objects on or around the light sensor. Otherwise, light sensor sensitivity will be affected and may not operate normally.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page154 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (154,1) 3-68 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 155: Before Driving Your Mazda, Driving Your Mazda

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page155 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (155,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Important information about driving your Mazda. Fuel and Engine Exhaust Precautions ........4-2 Fuel Requirements ..............4-2 Emission Control System ............4-3 Engine Exhaust (Carbon Monoxide) ......... 4-4 Before Starting the Engine ............

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    Fuel with a lower rating could cause the emission control system to lose effectiveness. It could also cause engine knocking and serious engine damage. Your Mazda will perform best with fuel listed in the table. Fuel Octane Rating...

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    Ø USE ONLY UNLEADED FUEL. Ø Do not drive your Mazda with any sign of engine malfunction. Ø Do not coast with the ignition switched off. Ø Do not descend steep grades in gear with the ignition switched off.

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    When inhaled, it can cause loss of consciousness and death. If you smell exhaust gas inside your vehicle, keep all windows fully open and contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer immediately. Do not run the engine when inside an enclosed area: Running the engine inside an enclosed area, such as a garage, is dangerous.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page159 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (159,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Before Starting the Engine Before Getting In After Getting In Be sure the windows, outside mirrors, Are all doors closed and locked? and outside lights are clean.

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    Break-In Period Money-Saving Suggestions No special break-in is necessary, but a few How you operate your Mazda determines precautions in the first 1,000 km (600 how far it will travel on a tank of fuel. Use miles) may add to the performance, these suggestions to help save money on economy, and life of your Mazda.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page161 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (161,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Driving Tips For more traction in starting on Hazardous Driving slippery surfaces such as ice or packed snow, use sand, rock salt, chains, qDriving on Slippery Surface...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page162 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (162,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Driving Tips qRoll-over qEmergency Maneuvering WARNING WARNING Avoid sharp turns, excessive speed and Do not perform abrupt maneuvers abrupt maneuvers when driving this when driving the vehicle in an...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page163 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (163,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Driving Tips Floor Mat Rocking the Vehicle WARNING WARNING Make sure the floor mats are hooked Do not spin the wheels at more than 56...

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    30 kPa (0.3 kgf/cm , 4.3 psi) or salt. more than recommended on the tire Ask an Authorized Mazda Dealer to pressure label (driver's door frame), but perform the following precautions: never more than the maximum cold-tire Have the proper ratio of antifreeze in pressure shown on the tires.

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    If your vehicle is equipped with the tire pressure monitoring system, the system may not function correctly when using tire chains. Install the chains on the front tires. Do not use chains on the rear tires. Please consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 4-11 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page166 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (166,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Driving Tips Driving In Flooded Area Overloading WARNING WARNING Dry wet brakes by driving very slowly Be careful not to overload your vehicle: and applying the brakes lightly until...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page167 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (167,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Driving Tips Driving on Uneven Road Your vehicle's suspension and underbody can be damaged if driven on rough/uneven roads or over speed bumps at excessive speeds. Use care and reduce speed when traveling on rough/uneven roads or over speed bumps.

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    Never overload vehicle or trailer. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer if you need further details. CAUTION Do not tow a trailer during the first 1,000 km (600 miles) of your new Mazda. If you do, you may damage the engine, transaxle, differential, wheel bearings, and other power train components.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page169 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (169,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Towing TRAILER TOWING-LOAD TABLE Because vehicle weights vary, adjustments must be made to meet the requirements in this table. Model Item Without Towing With Towing Package Package MAX.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page170 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (170,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Towing GVWR: Gross Vehicle Weight Rating WARNING Always keep tow loads within specified limits as indicated in the Trailer Towing-Load Table: Attempting to tow loads greater than those specified is dangerous as it may cause serious handling and performance problems that could result in personal injury or vehicle damage, or both.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page171 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (171,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Towing WARNING Always make sure the trailer hitch is securely attached before departure: An unsecured trailer hitch is dangerous as it causes greater trailer sway from crosswinds, rough roads or other causes, resulting in loss of control and a serious accident.

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    Towing Tips Verify that your Mazda maintains a near-normal attitude when a loaded or unloaded trailer is connected. Do not drive if it has an abnormal front-up or front-down position.

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    Stop and re-inspect all lights and connections after driving a short distance. Driving Your Mazda will handle differently with a trailer in tow, so practice turning, backing, and stopping in a traffic-free area. Take time to get accustomed to the extra weight and length.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page174 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (174,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Towing Ascending a hill Shift into a lower gear to reduce the possibility of overloading or overheating the engine, or both. Descending a hill Shift into a lower gear and use engine compression as a braking effect.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page175 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (175,1) Before Driving Your Mazda Towing 3. Release the parking brake (also the foot brake) and pull away from the wheel blocks. Stop; apply the parking brake and shift into P.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page176 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (176,1) 4-22 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page177 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (177,1) Driving Your Mazda Explanation of instruments and controls. Starting and Driving ..............5-2 Ignition Switch ................5-2 Starting the Engine ..............5-4 Turning the Engine Off ............. 5-5 Brake System ................5-5 Automatic Transaxle Controls ..........

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page178 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (178,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qIgnition Switch Positions Ignition Switch With advanced Auxiliary key (with advanced key) NOTE When starting the engine using the advanced key, refer to Starting the Engine (page 3-10).

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page179 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (179,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving NOTE WARNING When the ignition is switched ON, the sound of Do not stop the engine while the the fuel pump motor operating near the fuel vehicle is moving: tank can be heard.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page180 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (180,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving NOTE Starting the Engine In extremely cold weather or after the vehicle has not been driven in several days, NOTE let the engine warm up without operating Engine-starting is controlled by the spark the accelerator.

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    Turning the Engine Off Brake System WARNING qFoot Brake Do not stop the engine while the Your Mazda has power-assisted brakes vehicle is moving: that adjust automatically through normal Stopping the engine while the vehicle use. is moving for any reason other than in an emergency is dangerous.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page182 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:35 PM Black plate (182,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving WARNING CAUTION Ø Do not drive with your foot held Do not coast with the engine stalled or turned off, find a safe place to stop: on the brake pedal.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page183 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (183,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qParking Brake Setting the parking brake Depress the brake pedal, then depress the WARNING parking brake pedal fully. Before leaving the driver's seat, always...

  • Page 184

    System Warning Light NOTE Having to add brake fluid is sometimes an indicator of leakage. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible even if the brake light is no longer illuminated. WARNING Do not drive with the brake system warning light illuminated.

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    ABS. for unsafe and reckless driving, Should this happen, consult an Authorized excessive speed, tailgating (following Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. another vehicle too closely), driving NOTE on ice and snow, and hydroplaning...

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    This causes a loud screeching illuminated. Have the vehicle towed to noise to warn that the pads should be an Authorized Mazda Dealer to have replaced. the brakes inspected as soon as possible:...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page187 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (187,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Automatic Transaxle Controls Various Lockouts: Indicates that you must depress the brake pedal to shift (The ignition must be switched to ACC or ON).

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page188 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (188,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qTransaxle Ranges WARNING The shift lever must be in P or N to If the engine is running faster than idle, operate the starter.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page189 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (189,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qActive Adaptive Shift (AAS) qManual Shift Mode Active Adaptive Shift (AAS) This mode gives you the feel of driving a automatically controls the transaxle shift...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page190 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (190,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Indicators Shifting Manual shift mode indicator Manually Shifting up (M1 → M2 → M3 → M4 → M5 → M6) In manual shift mode, the M of the shift...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page191 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (191,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Manually Shifting down Second gear fixed mode ( M6 → M5 → M4 → M3 → M2 → When the shift lever is tapped back (...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page192 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (192,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving During deceleration, the gears shift down On a steep downgrade, downshifting automatically when speed is reduced to helps maintain safe speed and prolongs the following: brake life.

  • Page 193

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page193 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (193,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Power Steering All-Wheel Drive (AWD) í Operation Power steering is only operable when the engine is running. If the engine is off or if...

  • Page 194

    RSC might help if you get into If the AWD warning light illuminates, trouble, but then it might not be able contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer. to allow you to fully recover, always If the AWD warning light flashes: drive carefully with the vehicle's height in mind.

  • Page 195

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page195 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (195,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Tire chains WARNING Install tire chains to the front tires. Never spin a wheel that is off the Do not use tire chains on the rear ground: wheels.

  • Page 196

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page196 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (196,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qActivation/Deactivation Cruise Control To activate the system, press the ON With cruise control, you can set and switch. automatically maintain any speed of more The cruise main indicator light than about 30 km/h (19 mph).

  • Page 197

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page197 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (197,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qTo Increase Cruising Speed 3. Set the cruise control by pressing the cruise control SET /SET - switch up Follow either of these procedures.

  • Page 198

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page198 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (198,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Your vehicle has a tap-down feature that To increase speed using accelerator pedal allows you to decrease your current speed in decrements of 1.6 km/h (1 mph) by a...

  • Page 199

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page199 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (199,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Press the CANCEL switch. Traction Control System (TCS) The Traction Control System (TCS) enhances traction and safety by controlling engine torque and braking.

  • Page 200

    Indicator Light Refer to TCS OFF Switch on page 5-25. If the light remains illuminated and the TCS is not switched off, take your vehicle to an Authorized Mazda Dealer. The dynamic stability control may have a malfunction. NOTE...

  • Page 201

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page201 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (201,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qTCS OFF Switch NOTE When TCS is on and you attempt to free the If the vehicle speed is less than 15 km/h...

  • Page 202

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page202 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (202,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving WARNING Dynamic Stability Control (DSC)/Roll Stability Do not rely on the dynamic stability control as a substitute for safe driving: Control (RSC) The dynamic stability control (DSC)/...

  • Page 203

    Take your vehicle to an observed: Authorized Mazda Dealer. Ø Use tires of the correct size specified for your Mazda on all four wheels. Ø Use tires of the same manufacturer, brand and tread pattern on all four wheels.

  • Page 204

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page204 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (204,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving í Tire Pressure Monitoring System The tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) monitors the pressure for each tire. If tire pressure is too low in one or more tires, the system will inform the driver via the warning light in the instrument panel and by the warning beep sound.

  • Page 205

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page205 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (205,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving CAUTION Each tire, including the spare (if provided), should be checked monthly when cold and inflated to the inflation pressure recommended by the vehicle manufacturer on the vehicle placard or tire inflation pressure label.

  • Page 206

    Authorized Mazda Dealer or a tire repair station. Do not ignore the TPMS Warning Light: Ignoring the TPMS warning light is dangerous, even if you know why it is illuminated.

  • Page 207

    Leaks need to be addressed by more than simply refilling the trouble tire as leaks are dangerous - take it to an Authorized Mazda Dealer which has all the equipment to fix tires, TPMS systems and order the best replacement tire for your vehicle.

  • Page 208

    The easiest way to do it is to have an Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Authorized Mazda Dealer change your tire and A system error activation may occur in complete ID signal code registration.

  • Page 209

    Replacing tires and wheels CAUTION Ø When replacing/repairing the tires or wheels or both, have the work done by an Authorized Mazda Dealer, or the tire pressure sensors may be damaged. Ø The wheels equipped on your Mazda are specially designed for installation of the tire pressure sensors.

  • Page 210

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page210 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (210,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving í Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) System The Blind Spot Monitoring (BSM) system is designed to assist the driver by monitoring blind spots on both sides of the vehicle to the rear in certain situations such as when changing lanes on roads and freeways.

  • Page 211

    Vehicles with lower body height such as sports cars. Have the radar sensors inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer if any shock is applied to the rear bumper, even in a minor accident. If the vehicle is driven with a damaged radar sensor, the system may not operate properly resulting in an accident.

  • Page 212

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page212 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (212,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving The following conditions may affect the visibility of the BSM warning lights on the outside mirror, making it difficult to confirm the illumination of the lights: Ice or snow adheres to the surface of the outside mirrors.

  • Page 213

    If the ignition is switched off with the BSM consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. system turned off, the system becomes For repairs or paintwork around the radar operable automatically when the ignition is sensors, or replacement of the bumper, switched ON.

  • Page 214

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page214 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (214,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qSafety Certification Radiation Hazard This BSM (blind spot monitoring) device emits intentional electromagnetic radiation in the 24 GHz to 25 GHz frequency range. The total radiated average power over the entire bandwidth is below _ 14 dBm (40 µW).

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page215 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (215,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving NOTE During printing time of this user manual the approvals listed above are granted. Further countries may become available or actual certification identifiers may be subject to change or update.

  • Page 216

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page216 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (216,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Parking Sensor System The parking sensor system uses ultrasonic sensors to detect obstructions around the vehicle while parking the vehicle in a garage or during parallel parking when the vehicle is driven at a speed of about 10 km/h (6 mph) or less.

  • Page 217

    Very tall objects, and those which are wide at the top Small, short objects Always have the system inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer if any shock is applied to the bumpers, even in a minor accident. If the sensors are deviated, they cannot detect obstructions.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page218 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (218,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving qSensor Detection Range The sensors detect obstructions within the following range. Unit: cm (in) A: About 150 (About 59.1) Rear corner sensor detection range B: About 150 (About 59.1)

  • Page 219

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page219 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (219,1) Driving Your Mazda Starting and Driving Operation Conditions The system can be used when the ignition is switched ON. The sensors detect obstructions under the following conditions: Sensor Condition Rear Sensor The shift lever is in reverse (R).

  • Page 220

    How to check The system may have a malfunction. Have the vehicle inspected at an Authorized The beep sound is not heard. Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. 1 consecutive beep Corner Left Sensor Remove any foreign material from the sensor area. If...

  • Page 221

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page221 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (221,1) Driving Your Mazda Instrument Cluster and Indicators Meters and Gauges Speedometer ...................... page 5-46 Odometer, Trip Meter and Trip Meter Selector ..........page 5-46 Tachometer ......................page 5-47 Engine Coolant Temperature Gauge ..............page 5-47 Fuel Gauge ......................

  • Page 222

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page222 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (222,1) Driving Your Mazda Instrument Cluster and Indicators qSpeedometer The speedometer indicates the speed of the vehicle. qOdometer, Trip Meter and Trip Trip meter A Meter Selector Odometer The display mode can be changed...

  • Page 223

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page223 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (223,1) Driving Your Mazda Instrument Cluster and Indicators qEngine Coolant Temperature Gauge The trip meter records the total distance the vehicle is driven until the meter is The engine coolant temperature gauge again reset.

  • Page 224

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page224 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (224,1) Driving Your Mazda Instrument Cluster and Indicators qFuel Gauge The fuel gauge shows approximately how much fuel is remaining in the tank when the ignition is switched ON. We recommend keeping the tank over 1/4 full.

  • Page 225

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page225 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (225,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds Warning/Indicator Lights Warning/Indicator lights will appear in any of the highlighted areas Signal Warning/Indicator Lights Page Brake System Warning Light 5-51...

  • Page 226

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page226 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (226,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds Signal Warning/Indicator Lights Page Low Fuel Warning Light 5-55 Check Fuel Cap Warning Light 5-55 Seat Belt Warning Light 5-55 Door-Ajar Warning Light...

  • Page 227

    Parking brake warning indicator of leakage. Consult an Authorized The light illuminates when the parking Mazda Dealer as soon as possible even if the brake is applied with the ignition switched brake light is no longer illuminated. to START or ON. It turns off when the WARNING parking brake is fully released.

  • Page 228

    ABS. brake force distribution system. Should this happen, consult an Authorized WARNING Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. Do not drive with both the ABS warning NOTE light and brake warning light When the engine is jump-started to charge illuminated.

  • Page 229

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page229 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (229,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds qCharging System Warning Light If the light illuminates while driving: 1. Drive to the side of the road and park off the right-of-way on level ground.

  • Page 230

    The fuel tank level being very low or drive at high speeds and consult an approaching empty. Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as The engine's electrical system has a possible. problem. qAir Bag/Front Seat Belt The emission control system has a problem.

  • Page 231

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page231 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (231,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds qLow Fuel Warning Light qDoor-Ajar Warning Light Low fuel warning light This warning light in the fuel gauge This warning light illuminates when any signals that the fuel tank will soon be door or liftgate is not securely closed.

  • Page 232

    If the an electrical problem. Continuing to light does not stop flashing, contact an drive your Mazda in this condition Authorized Mazda Dealer. could cause damage to your WARNING transaxle. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible.

  • Page 233

    If the tire pressure monitoring system by an Authorized Mazda Dealer, or the tire pressure sensors may be warning light illuminates or flashes, or the tire pressure warning beep damaged.

  • Page 234

    - take it to an Authorized Mazda Dealer which has all the equipment to fix tires, TPMS systems and order the best replacement tire for your vehicle.

  • Page 235

    Have the vehicle The start knob has not been returned inspected at an Authorized Mazda to the OFF position, the driver's Dealer as soon as possible. door is open, and the advanced key is removed from the vehicle.

  • Page 236

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page236 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (236,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds qHeadlight High-Beam Indicator NOTE The advanced key can be set so that the KEY Light indicator light (green) does not flash even if the battery power is low.

  • Page 237

    If the light remains illuminated and the seconds when the ignition is switched TCS is not switched off, take your vehicle ON. If the TCS or DSC/RSC is operating, to an Authorized Mazda Dealer. The the indicator light flashes. dynamic stability control may have a malfunction.

  • Page 238

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page238 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (238,1) Driving Your Mazda Warning/Indicator Lights and Beep Sounds qLights-On Indicator Light Cruise Main Indicator Light (Amber) The indicator light illuminates amber when the ON switch is pressed and the cruise control system is activated.

  • Page 239

    35 minutes. Have your vehicle inspected at an If the ignition is switched off or the Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as ignition is switched to ACC with the key possible. inserted, a continuous beep sound will be heard when the driver's door is opened.

  • Page 240

    BSM warning light is illuminated. NOTE The system can be personalized so that the BSM warning beep does not operate. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. í 5-64 Some models. Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 241

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page241 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (241,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Lighting Control qHeadlights Turn the headlight switch to turn the headlights, other exterior lights and dashboard illumination on or off. NOTE To prevent discharging the battery, do not leave the lights on while the engine is off unless safety requires them.

  • Page 242

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page242 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (242,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Type A Switch Position Type B Headlights Taillights Parking lights License lights Side-marker lights Dashboard illumination With AUTO position Type A Type B 5-66 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page243 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (243,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Type A Switch Position Type B Headlights Taillights Parking lights Auto Auto License lights Side-marker lights Dashboard illumination AUTO (Auto-light control) When the headlight switch is in the AUTO position and the ignition is switched ON, the light sensor senses the surrounding lightness or darkness and automatically turns the headlights, other exterior lights and dashboard illumination on or off (see chart above).

  • Page 244

    To adjust the brightness of the dashboard illumination: Refer to Dashboard Illumination on page 5-48. The sensitivity of the AUTO lights may be changed by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Refer to Personalization Features on page 10-8.

  • Page 245

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page245 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (245,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls qFlashing the Headlights Type A To flash the headlights, pull the lever fully towards you (the headlight switch does not need to be on). The lever will return to the normal position when released.

  • Page 246

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page246 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (246,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls í í qHeadlight Leveling (Except Canada) Some vehicles are equipped with daytime The number of passengers and weight of running lights. cargo in the luggage compartment change The running lights are illuminated when the angle of the headlights.

  • Page 247

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page247 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (247,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Lane-change signals Turn and Lane-Change Move the lever slightly toward the Signals direction of the change until the indicator flashes and hold it there. It...

  • Page 248

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page248 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (248,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls NOTE í Fog Lights The fog lights will turn off when the headlights are set at high beam. Use this switch to turn on the fog lights.

  • Page 249

    Authorized could result in an accident. Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. Drive to the side of the road and park off the right-of- Only use windshield washer fluid way. Wait until the weather clears before trying mixed with anti-freeze protection in to drive with the wipers inoperative.

  • Page 250

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page250 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (250,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Type A Switch Position Wiper operation Type Type Single wipe cycle (mist) Intermittent Low speed High speed With AUTO position INT ring Type B...

  • Page 251

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page251 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (251,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Type A CAUTION Ø Do not shade the rain sensor by Higher sensitivity adhering a sticker or a label on the windshield. Otherwise the rain Switch sensor will not operate correctly.

  • Page 252

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page252 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (252,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Ø When the wiper lever is in the NOTE AUTO position and the ignition is Switching the auto-wiper lever from the switched ON, the wipers may...

  • Page 253

    Type B If the washer does not work, inspect the fluid level (page 8-26). If it's normal, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Turn the wiper on by turning the rear wiper/washer switch. Normal Intermittent 5-77 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 254

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page254 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (254,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls qRear Window Washer Rear Window Defroster To spray washer fluid, turn the rear wiper/ The rear window defroster clears frost, washer switch to the position.

  • Page 255

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page255 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (255,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls í qMirror Defroster Horn To turn on the mirror defrosters, switch To sound the horn, press the mark on the ignition ON and press the rear window the steering wheel.

  • Page 256

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page256 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (256,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Hazard Warning Flasher The hazard warning lights should always be used when you stop on or near a roadway in an emergency. The hazard warning lights warn other...

  • Page 257

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page257 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (257,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls í HomeLink Wireless Control System There are two types of HomeLink Wireless Control systems; type A and B. Check the indication on the backside of the rearview mirror and the description corresponding to your vehicle.

  • Page 258

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page258 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (258,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls NOTE WARNING FCC ID: NZLMOBHL4 Do not use the HomeLink system with CANADA: 4112A-MOBHL4 any garage door opener that lacks the This device complies with part 15 of the FCC safety stop and reverse feature: Rules.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page259 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (259,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls The HomeLink system provides 3 buttons NOTE which can be individually selected and To program the remaining two HomeLink programmed using the transmitters for buttons, begin with Programming step 1.

  • Page 260

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page260 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (260,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Gate operator/Canadian Programming Reprogramming the HomeLink system Canadian radio-frequency laws require To program a device to HomeLink using a transmitter signals to time-out (or quit)

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page261 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (261,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls The HomeLink system replaces up to 3 WARNING hand-held transmitters with a single built- Do not use the HomeLink system with in component in the auto-dimming mirror.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page262 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (262,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls The HomeLink system provides 3 buttons NOTE which can be individually selected and FCC ID: NZLOBIHL3 programmed using the transmitters for CANADA:4112A-OBIHL3 current, on-market devices as follows: This device complies with FCC rules part 15.

  • Page 263

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page263 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (263,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls 5. Press and hold the just-trained HomeLink should now activate your HomeLink button and observe the rolling code equipped device. indicator light. NOTE...

  • Page 264

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page264 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (264,1) Driving Your Mazda Switches and Controls Operating the HomeLink System Press the programmed HomeLink button to operate a programmed device. The code will continue being transmitted for a maximum of 20 seconds.

  • Page 265: Interior Comfort

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page265 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (265,1) Interior Comfort Use of various features for drive comfort, including air-conditioning and audio system. Climate Control System ......6-2 Rear View Monitor ......6-153 í Operating Tips ........6-2 Rear View Monitor ......

  • Page 266

    It is necessary to change the filter periodically as indicated qOutside/Recirculated Air Position in scheduled maintenance (page 8-4). Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer for Use the outside air position in normal replacement of the cabin air filter. conditions. The recirculated air position...

  • Page 267

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page267 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (267,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System qSunlight/Temperature Sensor The fully automatic air conditioner function measures inside and outside temperatures, and the intensity of direct sunlight. It then sets temperatures inside the passenger compartment accordingly.

  • Page 268

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page268 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (268,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Vent Operation (Front) Open Open Close Close qAdjusting the Vents Directing airflow You can direct air flow by moving the adjustment knob. Opening/closing vents The two outside vents can be opened and closed with wheel.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page269 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (269,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System qSelecting the Airflow Mode Dashboard Vents Defroster and Floor Vents Defroster Vents Dashboard and Floor Vents Floor Vents Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page270 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (270,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Fully Automatic Type Climate control information is displayed on the information display. Information display Air intake display AUTO DUAL Airflow display Mode selector display Ambient temperature /Temperature setting display (front passenger) Temperature setting display (driver)

  • Page 271

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page271 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (271,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System qControl Switches Pressing the OFF switch shuts off the climate control system. AUTO switch Temperature control dial Cold By pressing the AUTO switch the This dial controls temperature.

  • Page 272

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page272 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (272,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Mode selector switch NOTE The air conditioning operates when the A/C switch is pressed even if the fan is off. The air conditioner may not function when the outside temperature approaches 0 °C (32 °F).

  • Page 273

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page273 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (273,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System OUTSIDE (Ambient Temperature) Individual operation mode (indicator switch light illuminated) The set temperature can be controlled individually for the driver and front passenger. Interconnection mode (indicator light turned off) The set temperature for the driver and front passenger is controlled...

  • Page 274

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page274 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (274,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System NOTE NOTE In the position, the air conditioner is Setting the temperature to the maximum automatically turned on and the mode is high or low will not provide the desired automatically selected to defrost the temperature at a faster rate.

  • Page 275

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page275 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (275,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System NOTE Press the windshield defroster switch to change the mode to the interconnection mode automatically. The system does not change to the individual operation mode by pressing the DUAL switch or turning the front passenger temperature control dial.

  • Page 276

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page276 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (276,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Vent Operation (Rear) qAdjusting the Vents Directing airflow You can direct air flow by moving the adjustment knob. NOTE When using the air conditioner, mist may come out from the vents. This is not a sign of trouble but a result of humid air being suddenly cooled.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page277 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (277,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System qSelecting the Airflow Mode For vehicles with rear full-auto air conditioning, the airflow mode can be selected according to the purpose of use. Instrument panel Vents Floor Vents Instrument panel and Floor Vents 6-13...

  • Page 278

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page278 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:36 PM Black plate (278,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Fully Automatic Type (Rear) Front AUTO switch REAR switch Rear Mode selector display AUTO SYNC Temperature setting display Rear airflow display Temperature control Fan control switch switch OFF switch AUTO switch...

  • Page 279

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page279 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (279,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System Amount of airflow Mode selector switch Selection of airflow mode OFF switch The desired airflow mode can be selected (page 6-13). Pressing the OFF switch shuts off the qOperation of Automatic Air climate control system.

  • Page 280

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page280 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (280,1) Interior Comfort Climate Control System NOTE NOTE If the AUTO switch is pressed while the If the AUTO switch is pressed while the front A/C switch is off, the rear air front A/C switch is off, the rear air conditioning operates only to circulate air.

  • Page 281

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page281 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (281,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Antenna Operating Tips for Audio System qAM/FM Radio Antenna WARNING The antenna is printed onto the window glass. Do not adjust the audio control switches while driving the vehicle: CAUTION Adjusting the audio while driving the When washing the inside of the...

  • Page 282

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page282 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (282,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qRadio Reception Signals from an FM transmitter are similar to beams of light because they do not AM characteristics bend around corners, but they do reflect. AM signals bend around such things as Unlike AM signals, FM signals cannot buildings or mountains and bounce off the...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page283 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (283,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Flutter/Skip noise Strong signal noise Signals from an FM transmitter move in This occurs very close to a transmitter straight lines and become weak in valleys tower.

  • Page 284

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page284 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (284,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qOperating Tips for CD Player The CD revolves at high speed within the unit. Defective (cracked or badly Condensation phenomenon bent) CDs should never be used. Immediately after turning on the heater when the vehicle is cold, the CD or optical components (prism and lens) in the...

  • Page 285

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page285 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (285,1) Interior Comfort Audio System A new CD may have rough edges on Use discs that have been legitimately its inner and outer perimeters. If a disc produced. If illegally-copied discs such with rough edges is used, proper as pirated discs are used, the system setting will not be possible and the CD...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page286 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (286,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qOperating tips for MP3 Do not insert any disc with a peel-off seal affixed to it. NOTE This unit may not be able to play Supply of this product only conveys a license certain CD-R/CD-RWs made using a for private, non-commercial use and does not...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page287 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (287,1) Interior Comfort Audio System If a disc has both music data (CD-DA) Folder and MP3 files, playback of the two file : Folder : Track (File) types differs depending on how the disc was recorded.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page288 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (288,1) Interior Comfort Audio System The number of characters which can be Multi-session displayed is restricted. A session is the complete amount of data recorded from the beginning to the end of CAUTION a single period of CD-ROM, CD-R/CD- This unit can only play MP3 files that...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page289 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (289,1) Interior Comfort Audio System WMA files written under specifications other than the indicated specification Abbreviation for Variable Bit Rate. While may not play normally or files or folder CBR (Constant Bit Rate) is generally names may not display correctly.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page290 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (290,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qOperating Tips for USB memory Song, artist, and album name information in the AAC file is recorded This unit supports playback of MP3/ as data termed WMA/AAC files recorded to USB iTunes, m4a, Meta-Data applicable , memory.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page291 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (291,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Playable MP3 file specifications Playable WMA file specification Playable MP3 files are as follows: Playable WMA files are as follows: Item Content Item Content MPEG1 AUDIO LAYER Windows Media Audio Specification Version 7.0, 8.0, 9.0...

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    Ø If data in the iPod is lost while it is qOperating Tips for iPod connected to the unit, Mazda cannot guarantee recovery of any iPod is a trademark of Apple Inc., lost data.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page293 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (293,1) Interior Comfort Audio System NOTE This unit cannot display the images and video in an iPod. The iPod functions on the iPod cannot be operated while it is connected to the USB port because the audio unit controls the iPod functions.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page294 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (294,1) MEMO 6-30 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page295 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (295,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Audio Set CAUTION Do not press the panel strongly or press it with a sharp-pointed object. Otherwise, the panel could be damaged. Power/Volume/Display/Sound Controls ............page 6-32 Operating the Radio ...................

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page296 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (296,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qPower/Volume/Display/Sound Controls Audio button Setup button Phone button Navigation button Audio control Power/Volume dial dial Power ON/OFF Contrast adjustment Switch the ignition to ACC or ON. : Higher contrast Press the power/volume dial to turn the : Lower contrast...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page297 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (297,1) Interior Comfort Audio System 2. Touch the on-screen button. Daytime/nighttime screen setting The daytime or nighttime screen can be Audio sound adjustment selected even if the headlights are Press the audio control dial or touch the illuminated or turned off (when bright on-screen button to display the screen is required at night or dark screen...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page298 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (298,1) Interior Comfort Audio System ® AudioPilot ® AudioPilot 2 automatically adjusts audio volume and sound quality in accordance with the level of noise entering the vehicle ® interior while driving. When AudioPilot 2 is turned on, the system automatically calculates the conditions for optimum hearing of sound which may be difficult...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page299 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (299,1) MEMO 6-35 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page300 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (300,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qOperating the Radio Audio button Seek tuning buttons Manual tuning dial Radio ON NOTE If the power supply is interrupted (fuse blows Press the audio button ( ) and touch or the battery is disconnected), the preset on-screen tab.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page301 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (301,1) Interior Comfort Audio System 2. Touch the on-screen button to Scan tuning display the frequencies of up to ten You can search for receivable radio radio stations on the auto memory stations by touching the on-screen preset list.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page302 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (302,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Ex.) HD Radio 89.3 is currently being received. With What is HD Radio™ Technology and Rock selected as the Genre, the radio how does it work? stations broadcasting Rock are at the HD Radio™...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page303 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (303,1) Interior Comfort Audio System The number of multi-cast channels which can be received differs depending on the radio station. NOTE If an analog broadcast is received once and is received while HD1 is selected, the audio unit switches to the station automatically.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page304 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (304,1) Interior Comfort Audio System í qOperating the Satellite Radio Audio button Seek tuning buttons Manual tuning dial NOTE What is satellite radio? This equipment has been tested and found to With over 130 channels, SIRIUS Satellite comply with the limits for a Class B digital Radio brings you more of what you love.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page305 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (305,1) Interior Comfort Audio System World-class news plus local traffic and SIRIUS operation weather. All operations of the satellite radio are Sign up for SIRIUS Satellite Radio today! conducted by means of the audio unit. For more information, visit SIRIUS radio mode selection www.siriusxm.com.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page306 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (306,1) Interior Comfort Audio System If the user contract content is changed, NOTE Subscription Updated is displayed. When the subscription contract is canceled, all When the firmware is updated, the of the channels including channel 184 appear Updating Receiver is displayed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page307 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (307,1) Interior Comfort Audio System 2. Touch the category name which you NOTE want to select from the list. Touch the on-screen button is displayed only if a on-screen button to return to whole title cannot be displayed at one time.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page308 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (308,1) Interior Comfort Audio System NOTE Parental unlock Touch the on-screen button during Channels locked using the parental lock all the settings to return to the previous function can be unlocked. display.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page309 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (309,1) Interior Comfort Audio System 4. After inputting the four digits, touch NOTE on-screen button to confirm Master code: the four digits. The Master Code is used to initialize or re- initialize the code in the event that the code is 5.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page310 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (310,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Storing songs, artists, and sports team Seek alert setting names On or off switching to song seek, artist seek, or game alert function, and deletion NOTE of stored information can be performed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page311 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (311,1) MEMO 6-47 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page312 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (312,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qOperating the Compact Disc (CD) Player CD eject button CD slot Audio button Track up/Fast- forward button Track down/ Reverse button File dial Ejecting the CD Type Playable data Press the CD eject button (...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page313 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (313,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Fast-forward/Reverse Displaying file list The desired file list in the CD can be Operations using audio panel viewed. Press and hold the fast-forward button ) to advance through a track at high During music CD playback speed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page314 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (314,1) Interior Comfort Audio System (Selection from inside folder in which a Repeat playback song is currently being played) During music CD playback 1. Press the on-screen button to Touch the on-screen button during select the song list.

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    Use a commercially-available, non- NOTE impedance (3.5 ) stereo mini plug cable. on-screen button is displayed only Contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer for if a whole title cannot be displayed at one details. time. In addition, audio can be played from the...

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    The talk button, pick-up button, and hang- up button are operable with the audio unit turned off. Mazda has installed this system to prevent distraction while driving the vehicle and using audio controls on the dashboard. Always make safe driving your first priority.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page317 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (317,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qAdjusting the Volume (Radio) Press and hold the seek switch in the up or To increase the volume, press up the down position to seek all usable stations volume switch.

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    A commercially-available, non-impedance device, noise may occur when the (3.5 ) stereo mini plug cable is required. device is connected to the vehicle Contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer for accessory socket. (If noise occurs, details. do not use the accessory socket.)

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page319 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (319,1) Interior Comfort Audio System NOTE Connecting with connector cable Before using the auxiliary jack /USB port, 1. Open the console lid. refer to the instruction manual for the portable audio device. 2.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page320 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (320,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qHow to use AUX mode 1. Switch the ignition to ACC or ON. 2. Press the power/volume dial to turn the audio system on. 3. Press the audio button ( ) to display the audio screen.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page321 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (321,1) MEMO 6-57 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page322 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (322,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qHow to use USB mode Audio button Track up/Fast- forward button Track down/ Reverse button Power/Volume File dial dial NOTE Type Playable data When a USB memory is not connected to USB mode MP3/WMA/AAC file the USB port, the mode does not switch to...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page323 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (323,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Press and hold the reverse button ( ) to NOTE reverse through a track at high speed. The song list may not display depending on the conditions.

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    USB memory or there is an error in the USB memory. Verify that the content recorded in the USB memory has MP3/ WMA/AAC files and re-connect correctly. If the message reappears, have the unit checked by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 6-60 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page325 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (325,1) MEMO 6-61 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page326 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (326,1) Interior Comfort Audio System qHow to use iPod mode Audio button Track up/Fast- forward button Track down/ Reverse button Power/Volume File dial dial The connectable iPods are as follows: 4.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page327 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (327,1) Interior Comfort Audio System Touch the on-screen button after a Fast-forward/Reverse few seconds (depends on iPod software Operations using audio panel version) have elapsed to start playback Press and hold the fast-forward button from the beginning of the current track.

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    Touch the on-screen button two correctly. If the message reappears, have times while is displayed to cancel. the unit checked by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. (Shuffling album in list being played) Touch the on-screen button two qError Indications times during playback.

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    Ø This CD player should not be adjusted or repaired by anyone except qualified service personnel. If servicing is required, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Ø Use of controls or adjustments or performance of procedures other than those specified herein may result in hazardous laser exposure. Never operate the CD player with the top case of the unit removed.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page330 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (330,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System í Rear Entertainment System Monitor screen release knob DISC IN indicator light Disc slot Eject button Wireless headphone signal transmitter/Remote Monitor screen control signal receiver qRear Entertainment System Outline The Rear Entertainment System has a 9.0-inch wide LCD, as well as DVD video, DVD audio, video CD, audio CD, and MP3/WMA CD playback functions.

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    If any problem occurs, such as a foreign material penetration, spilled liquid, smoking from internal burning, or other abnormal smells, stop operation immediately and consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. If operation is continued, it may cause an accident, fire, or electrical shock.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page332 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (332,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qOperating Tips for Disc Playable discs DVD video, DVD audio , video CD, audio CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R and DVD-RW can be played. NOTE It may not be possible to play DVD video, DVD audio, video CD, audio CD, and MP3/WMA CD according to the procedures indicated in these instructions if the playback conditions have been restricted by the producer.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page333 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (333,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Recording method and disc Playable DVD Applicable digital sound size DVD video Region code must include DVD videos bearing the following logo can be 1 or ALL .

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page334 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (334,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Unplayable discs Discs not bearing the logo mark indicated in the above table. Discs not including 1 or ALL in region code. Discs recorded in other than NTSC (e.g. PAL or SECAM). DVD-ROM, DVD-RAM, DVD RW, CD-ROM, CDV, CD-G, CVD, VSD, SVCD, SACD, photo CDs, non-conventional discs (e.g.

  • Page 335

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page335 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (335,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System A new disc may have rough edges on its inner and outer perimeters. If a disc with rough edges is used, proper setting will not be possible and the unit will not play the disc. Remove the rough edges in advance by using a ball-point pen or pencil as shown below.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page336 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (336,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Playable DISC specification CD-R and CD-RW including MP3/WMA files can be played with this unit. Discs which conform to the following formats can be played. Name Standard Explanation...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page337 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (337,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System This unit corresponds to multi-session recorded disc playback at a maximum of 49 sessions. Some data on multi-session recorded discs cannot be played. Playback of discs with added sessions is possible. Packet Write recorded discs cannot be played.

  • Page 338

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page338 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (338,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Playable WMA file specification CD-R and CD-RW including WMA files can be played with this unit. Discs which conform to the following formats can be played. Playable WMA files are as follows: Item Content...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page339 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (339,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qOperation Tips for Headphones To listen to audio other than from the speakers of the Rear Entertainment System, it is necessary to use the wireless headphones that are included. Specification Item Content...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page340 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (340,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Part Names qRear Entertainment System Main Unit Monitor screen release knob DISC IN indicator light Disc slot Eject button Wireless headphone signal transmitter/Remote Monitor screen control signal receiver 6-76 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page341 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (341,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qRemote Controller Name Name RETURN button PLAY button MENU button Slow playback button ENTER/Select button POWER button STOP button SOURCE button PAUSE button Picture adjust mode button Fast-forward button Picture adjust button Rewind button...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page342 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (342,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qHeadphone Power button Volume dial Power indicator L (left) side R (right) side Infrared receiver 6-78 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page343 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (343,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Before Operation qDisplay Opening/Closing NOTE If the display is closed while the power is CAUTION on, it automatically turns off. The display locks in two positions when Ø...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page344 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (344,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Inserting the disc NOTE When the eject button is pressed, the disc is Insert the disc into the disc slot with the ejected halfway. label-side up.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page345 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (345,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Picture adjust button ( ): Darken Picture adjust button ( ): Lighten Adjusting the color adjustment Adjusting the contrast (definition) 1. Press the picture adjustment mode 1.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page346 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (346,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Full screen Cinema screen Image is displayed on the full screen. The image is enlarged upward and downward. A 4:3 and 16:9 screen ratio image are displayed with the upper/lower part of the image cut off.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page347 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (347,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qRemote Controller Using the remote controller A battery has already been installed in the Operate the Rear Entertainment System remote controller. with the remote controller except for disc Remove the electrical leak-protection insertion/ejection.

  • Page 348

    Battery (CR2025 LITHIUM or equivalent) 3. Press the battery case tab in the direction of the arrow until a click sound is heard. NOTE If the remote controller is inoperable even after the batteries are replaced, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 6-84 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page349 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (349,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Sound Output qSound Output from Vehicle Speakers Press the audio button ( ) and on-screen tab. AUX is displayed on the audio display and it changes to the Rear Entertainment System sound. Sound/Music being played by the Rear Entertainment System can be heard from the vehicle speakers.

  • Page 350

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page350 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:37 PM Black plate (350,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System The acceptable range for signals (infrared rays) from the Rear Entertainment System is as follows: Rear Entertainment System Wireless headphone signal (infrared rays) transmitter The signals (infrared rays) can be received in any location on the rear seats.

  • Page 351

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page351 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (351,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Replacing the battery 1. Remove the screw using a coin or equivalent, and remove the cover. Remove the batteries. Cover Screw 2. Insert two AAA-size batteries. Match the polarity of the batteries with the marks in the battery case.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page352 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (352,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System CAUTION Ø If the battery power is depleted the headphones will not operate properly. If any of the following occurs, replace the batteries. Ø The power indicator does not illuminate even when the power is turned on.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page353 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (353,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Rear Entertainment System Functions qMode The Rear Entertainment System has Disc and AUX modes. Mode Function Page DVD video, video CD, DVD audio, and audio CD can be Disc mode 6-90 played.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page354 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (354,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qBasic Operation DVD video, DVD audio, Video CD, Audio CD and Power ON/OFF MP3/WMA CD Playback Turning on the power (Disc Mode) The Rear Entertainment System automatically turns on when any of the DVD video, DVD audio, Video CD, following operations are done with the...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page355 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (355,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Pausing the playback CAUTION Press the PAUSE button to pause the Insert the disc with its label-side playback. (decorated side) facing upward. If the Press the PAUSE or PLAY button to disc is inserted upside-down, it may resume the playback.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page356 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (356,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System NOTE NOTE To return to the beginning of the previous If a title/group number not in the disc is chapter/track, press the PREV button ( input, the last title/group is played.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page357 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (357,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qAssist Functions (DVD video, DVD Language (sound and subtitle) selection (DVD video and DVD audio) audio, video CD and audio CD) Subtitle ON/OFF (DVD video) Top menu and disc menu Display angle change (DVD video and DVD audio)

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page358 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (358,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System NOTE Video CD/audio CD function menu Available languages varies depending on the DVD disc. 1. Press the DISPLAY button to display the function menu. 2.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page359 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (359,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 2. Move the cursor to the subtitle ON/ 2. Move the cursor to the display angle OFF mode by operating the select change mode by operating the select button to the left or right.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page360 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (360,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 3. Set the sound output to the desired 3. Select the desired mode by operating balance by operating the select button the select button up or down. up or down.

  • Page 361

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page361 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (361,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System For example, the folder numbers for Folder/File information display folders (1), (3), and (5) in the figure are window not displayed because they do not Display mode contain MP3/WMA files.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page362 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (362,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 2. Change the display mode by operating While in TREEIDX display mode the select button up or down. 1. Move the cursor to the folder/file information display window by Display Playback mode...

  • Page 363

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page363 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (363,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System qInitial Setting Function 3. Press the ENTER button. The selected menu is highlighted to indicate that the The settings set in the initial setting menu is selected.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page364 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (364,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 5. Press the ENTER button. The Changing to a language other than highlighted color returns to the English and Japanese previous color to indicate that the NOTE selected item is set.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page365 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (365,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Viewing can be restricted by setting the Changing the Rating setting parent lock level. 1. Enter the password by pressing the For example, if the level is set to 6, level 7 number keys (0 to 9) or operating the or higher viewing is locked and cannot be select button up or down.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page366 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (366,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 3. Enter the country code by pressing the Country change number keys (0 to 9) or operating the NOTE select button up or down. It is necessary to set the country code because the parent lock level is different depending on the country.

  • Page 367

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page367 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (367,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Mark The DVD video playback status and angle display on/off, and priority of the inserted discs can be set. 3. Enter the new password by pressing the number keys (0 to 9) or operating the select button up or down.

  • Page 368

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page368 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (368,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System NOTE Auxiliary Input (AUX mode) The display angle change is not available for discs other than multi-angle recorded In AUX mode, AV equipment such as a DVD discs.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page369 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (369,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Auxiliary terminals CAUTION The auxiliary terminals consist of one Ø Always close the cover when not in image input terminal and two sound input use.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page370 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (370,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 1. Switch the ignition off. NOTE The following electrical appliances may not 2. If a power supply is necessary, connect operate even if their electrical capacity is 100 the outlet to the power outlet.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page371 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (371,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System 5. Press the SOURCE button and select the AUX mode. Refer to Mode on page 6-89. 6. Operate the equipment following the instruction manual accompanying the equipment.

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page372 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (372,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Language Code List Language Code Language Code Abkhazian 1001 Greek 1411 Afar 1000 Greenlandic 2011 Afrekaans 1005 Guarani 1613 Albanian 2816 Gujarati 1620 Amharic 1012 Hausa 1700...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page373 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (373,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Language Code Language Code Nauru 2300 Tigrinya 2908 Nepali 2304 Tonga 2914 Norwegian 2314 Tsonga 2918 Occtian 2402 Tukmen 2910 Oriya 2417 Turkish 2917 Oromo 2412 2922...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page374 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (374,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Country Code List Country Code Country Code Afghanistan 1005 Cape Verde 1221 Albania 1011 Cayman Islands 2024 Algeria 1325 Central African Republic 1205 American Samoa 1018 Chad 2903...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page375 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (375,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Country Code Country Code French Southern Territories 2905 Lao People's Democratic 2100 Gabon 1600 Latvia 2121 Gambia 1612 Lebanon 2101 Georgia 1604 Lesotho 2118 Germany 1304 Liberia...

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    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page376 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (376,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Country Code Country Code Nigeria 2306 South Africa 3500 Niue 2320 South Georgia and the South 1618 Sandwich Islands Norfolk Island 2305 Spain 1418 Northern Mariana Islands 2215 Sri Lanka...

  • Page 377

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page377 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (377,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Country Code Wallis and Futuna Islands 3205 Western Sahara 1407 Yemen 3404 Yugoslavia 3420 Zaire See Congo, The 3517 Democratic Republic of the Zambia 3512 Zimbabwe 3522...

  • Page 378

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page378 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (378,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Error Message qMessage Incorrect region code An error message is displayed if a disc Disc mode error message other than one with region code 1 or Use of Non-supported Disc including region 1 is inserted.

  • Page 379

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page379 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (379,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System System errors (Common to each mode) Power malfunction An error message is displayed if the power supply to the rear entertainment system drops (About 9.5 V or less), and the power is turned off.

  • Page 380

    If any malfunction is suspected, verify the following before requesting a repair. If the problem cannot be solved after performing the procedure, have the system inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Some functions are not available depending on the disc. Read the instruction manual attached to the disc before operating.

  • Page 381

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page381 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (381,1) Interior Comfort Rear Entertainment System Symptom Cause Action There are The LCD is high tech equipment with a subtle spots 99.99% effective sensor resolution. However, please be aware that 0.01% luminescent pixel failure or pixel continuous spots on the...

  • Page 382

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page382 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (382,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® í Bluetooth® ® Bluetooth Hands-Free outline ® When a Bluetooth device (mobile phone) is connected to the vehicle's Hands-Free unit via radio wave transmission, a call can be made or received by pressing the talk button, pick-up button, hang-up button, or voice command on the steering wheel, or by operating the panel.

  • Page 383

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page383 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (383,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® qComponent Parts Audio unit Talk button, Pick-up button and Hang-up button Talk button Pick-up button Hang-up button Microphone Microphone Audio unit ® The audio unit is used for volume adjustment and touch panel operation. Bluetooth information is displayed in the display.

  • Page 384

    To use Bluetooth audio and Hands-Free, Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer, ® the device equipped with Bluetooth Mazda's call center or Web support to be programmed to the unit using the center for information regarding following procedure. A maximum of ®...

  • Page 385

    (Peripheral If the device name cannot be displayed, ... is device). added at the end of the title which is displayed. 5. Select Mazda from the device list Connecting other devices searched by the device. 1. Touch the on-screen tab.

  • Page 386

    Recognition 5. Touch the on-screen button. ® The Mazda Bluetooth Hands-free system NOTE can be used to make calls or operate the If you want to delete all of the pairing devices, audio unit using voice recognition which perform the restore default.

  • Page 387

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page387 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (387,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Skipping Voice Guidance (for faster Help function use operation) The help function informs the user of all Press and release the talk-button. the available voice commands under the current conditions.

  • Page 388

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page388 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (388,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® It is not necessary to face the Bluetooth® Hands-Free microphone or approach it. Speak the voice commands while maintaining a qMaking a Call safe driving position. Do not speak too slow or too loud.

  • Page 389

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page389 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (389,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 9. Prompt: XXXXX... (Ex. John ) NOTE XXXX (Ex. at home ). Press the pick- If the phonebook has been already up button to call, or say Go Back to registered to the Hands-Free unit during enter a different name.

  • Page 390

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page390 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (390,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 2. Prompt: Ready 2. Touch the contact information you would like to call. 3. Say: [Beep] Redial Changing registered contacts to other 4. A call is made to the most recent call in contacts the Call history (outgoing).

  • Page 391

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page391 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (391,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 5. Say: [Beep] 2. Touch the on-screen button to XXXXXXXXXXX (Ex. 5551234 ) make the call. (Telephone number) Numeral or symbol entry 6. Prompt: Use the numerical keypad. XXXXXXXXXXX.

  • Page 392

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page392 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (392,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® qMute NOTE If a Hands-free device is not connected, it is The microphone can be muted during a connected automatically. call. The 911 operator can verify the vehicle s Touch the on-screen button.

  • Page 393

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page393 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (393,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Switching calls Downloading messages Switching back to the previous call can Up to 15 new messages can be also be done. downloaded and displayed from a Touch the on-screen button or connected device.

  • Page 394

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page394 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (394,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 4. Select the sentence to be sent from the NOTE preset messages. Touch the on-screen button to display the next message, and press the 5. Press the on-screen button.

  • Page 395

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page395 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (395,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® qAudio Operation Using Voice 4. Prompt: Available audio modes are: AM, FM, FM1, FM2, Sirius, Sirius1, Recognition Sirius2, Sirius3, USB, iPod, Audio on/off, audio mode switching, and ®...

  • Page 396

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page396 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (396,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Playing selected artist Playing selected album (When playing a USB or iPod) (When playing a USB or iPod) Tracks from a desired artist on a USB The tracks from a desired album on a memory or iPod can be played using USB memory or iPod can be played using...

  • Page 397

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page397 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (397,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Playing selected playlist Playing selected genre (When playing a USB or iPod) (When playing a USB or iPod) The tracks from a desired playlist on a Tracks from a desired genre on a USB USB memory or iPod can be played using memory or iPod can be played using...

  • Page 398

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page398 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (398,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Scan Track up (When playing a Radio, Sirius satellite 1. Press the talk button. radio, CD, or BT audio (AVRCP1.4)) 2. Prompt: Ready The scan function for the radio, Sirius satellite radio, CD and BT audio can be 3.

  • Page 399

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page399 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (399,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Refer to How to use USB mode on page 4. Repeat is performed or stopped. 6-58. (When playing BT audio) Refer to How to use iPod mode on page 6-62.

  • Page 400

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page400 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (400,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 4. Prompt: 5. Say: [Beep] Available shuffle options are Folder , XXX (Ex. 610) (Frequency) All, and Off 6. The specified frequency is selected. 5. Say: [Beep] Seek tuning function XXXXX (Folder, All or Off) (When playing the Radio)

  • Page 401

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page401 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (401,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Refer to Operating the Radio on page Previous preset selection 6-36. (When playing the radio) 1. Press the talk button. 1. Press the talk button. 2. Prompt: Ready 2.

  • Page 402

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page402 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (402,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® ® 4. The previous channel is selected. Pandora radio station selection ® (When playing Pandora Skip track function ® A Pandora radio station can be selected ®...

  • Page 403

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page403 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (403,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 4. Prompt: Would you like to bookmark Track, or artist? 5. Say: [Beep] Track (or Artist) 6. Track or artist is bookmarked. 6-139 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 404

    Bluetooth® qGracenote Database The Gracenote media database is used to improve voice recognition of artist and album names with the Mazda Hands Free system. To make best use of the voice recognition, install the most recent database. CAUTION For information related to the most recent Gracenote database which can be used and how to install it, go to the Mazda Hands Free Website: http://www.mazdahandsfree.com...

  • Page 405

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page405 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (405,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® ® Gracenote End User License Agreement This application or device contains software from Gracenote, Inc. of Emeryville, California ( Gracenote ). The software from Gracenote (the Gracenote Software ) enables this application to perform disc and/or file identification and obtain music-related information, including name, artist, track, and title information ( Gracenote Data ) from online servers or embedded databases (collectively, Gracenote Servers ) and to perform other functions.

  • Page 406

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page406 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (406,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Updating the database The Gracenote media database can be updated using USB memory. 1. Connect a USB memory containing the software for updating Gracenote. 2. Touch the on-screen button.

  • Page 407

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page407 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (407,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® NOTE Bluetooth® Audio ® To make sure that your Bluetooth audio ® device is Ver. 1.0, 1.3 or 1.4, refer to the Applicable Bluetooth specification ® Owner's Manual for the Bluetooth audio Ver.

  • Page 408

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page408 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (408,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® 3. Press the audio button ( ) and Reverse then touch the on-screen tab to Press and hold the reverse down button ® switch to the Bluetooth audio mode ) or touch and hold the and start playback.

  • Page 409

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page409 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (409,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Shuffle playback (only AVRCP Ver. 1.4) NOTE Some information may not display depending Folder shuffle on the device, and if the information cannot be Touch the on-screen button during displayed, - - - - - is indicated.

  • Page 410

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page410 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (410,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® NOTE Display scroll The skip function may not be available If a whole title cannot be displayed at one depending on the device. time, touch the on-screen button on The number of skips is limited by the right side of the title.

  • Page 411

    The ignition switch has been turned off. If none of the above conditions apply, refer to the following to see if any of the problem symptoms correspond to your device. If the problem cannot be resolved, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer or Mazda ® Bluetooth Hands-Free Customer Service.

  • Page 412

    ® Bluetooth function and the Find Mode/Visible setting on the device are turned on. If pairing is still not possible after this, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer or Mazda ® Bluetooth Hands-Free Customer Service. ® ® Unable to perform pairing...

  • Page 413

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page413 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (413,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Voice recognition related problems Symptom Cause Solution method Poor voice recognition Excessive, slow speech. Regarding the causes indicated on Excessive, forceful speech the left, be careful with how you False recognition of numbers (shouting).

  • Page 414

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page414 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (414,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Other problems Symptom Cause Solution method The indication for the remaining The indication method is different battery is different between the between the vehicle and the device. vehicle and the device When a call is made from the Has the number been registered into...

  • Page 415

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page415 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (415,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® Safety Certification FCC: CB2MAZGEN6HFT NOTE This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.

  • Page 416

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page416 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (416,1) Interior Comfort Bluetooth® The term IC: before the radio certification number only signifies that Industry Canada technical specifications were met. The antenna used for this transmitter must not be co- located or operating in conjunction with any other antenna or transmitter.

  • Page 417

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page417 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (417,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor í Rear View Monitor The rear view monitor is a visual assist system when reversing the vehicle that provides images from the rear of the vehicle. WARNING The rear view monitor is only a visual assist device when reversing the vehicle.

  • Page 418

    If the camera temperature changes rapidly, such as by pouring hot water on it under cold temperature conditions, the rear view monitor may not operate correctly. When replacing the tires, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Replacing the tires could result in deviation of the guide lines which appear on the display.

  • Page 419

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page419 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (419,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor qDisplayable Range on the Screen The images on the screen may be different from the actual conditions. (Screen display) Garnish Bumper (Actual view) Object NOTE The displayable range varies depending on the vehicle and road conditions.

  • Page 420

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page420 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (420,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor qViewing the Display Guide lines which indicate the width of the vehicle (yellow) are displayed on the screen as a reference to the approximate width of the vehicle in comparison to the width of the parking space you are about to back into.

  • Page 421

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page421 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (421,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor qRear View Monitor Operation The operation of the rear view monitor when reversing the vehicle varies depending on the traffic, road, and vehicle conditions. The amount of steering and the timing also varies depending on conditions, so confirm the surrounding conditions directly with your eyes and steer the vehicle in accordance with the conditions.

  • Page 422

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page422 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (422,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor 5. Once they are parallel, straighten the wheels and back your vehicle slowly into the parking space. Continue checking the vehicle's surroundings and then stop the vehicle in the best possible position.

  • Page 423

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page423 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (423,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor NOTE Because there may be a difference between the displayed image, such as indicated below, and the actual conditions when parking, always verify the safety at the rear of the vehicle and the surrounding area directly with your eyes.

  • Page 424

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page424 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (424,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor qVariance Between Actual Road Conditions and Displayed Image Some variance occurs between the actual road and the displayed road. Such variance in distance perspective could lead to an accident. Note the following conditions that may cause a variance in distance perspective.

  • Page 425

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page425 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (425,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor When there is a steep grade behind the vehicle When there is a steep upgrade (downgrade) behind the vehicle, the object displayed on the screen appears farther (downgrade: closer) than the actual distance.

  • Page 426

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page426 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:38 PM Black plate (426,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor Three-dimensional object on vehicle rear Because the distance guide lines are displayed based on a flat surface, the distance to the three-dimensional object displayed on the screen is different from the actual distance. (Screen display) (Actual condition) (Actual distance) B>C=A...

  • Page 427

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page427 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (427,1) Interior Comfort Rear View Monitor Reset All of the screen setting values can be reset to their initial settings. 1. Press the setup button ( ) to display the picture quality adjustment screen. 2.

  • Page 428

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page428 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (428,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qVanity Mirrors Sunvisors To use the vanity mirror, lower the When you need a sunvisor, lower it for sunvisor. use in front or swing it to the side. The vanity mirror light will illuminate when you open the cover.

  • Page 429

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page429 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (429,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qOverhead Lights Interior Lights When the center/rear overhead light qIlluminated Entry System switch is in the DOOR position, the center/rear overhead light can be turned When the illuminated entry system on or off using the front overhead light operates, the overhead light (switch is in...

  • Page 430

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page430 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (430,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qLuggage Compartment Light Center/Rear Switch Switch Overhead Lights Luggage Compartment Light Position Position Light off Light off Light on or off in accordance with the Light on when the liftgate is open operation of front overhead light switch...

  • Page 431

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page431 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (431,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment Information Display Climate control display (Front passenger)/ Ambient temperature display Climate control display (Driver) Trip computer Clock Clock adjustment buttons qInformation Display Functions The information display has the following functions: Clock Ambient Temperature Display (Outside Temperature Display) Climate Control Display...

  • Page 432

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page432 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (432,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qClock qAmbient Temperature Display When the ignition is switched to ACC or When the ignition is switched ON, press ON, the time is displayed. the OUTSIDE switch (page 6-6) to display the ambient temperature.

  • Page 433

    Press the INFO switch to change the display mode. If you have any problems with your trip computer, consult an Authorized Mazda When you've slowed to about 5 km/h (3 Dealer. mph), - - - L/100 km (- - -mpg) will be Current fuel economy mode displayed.

  • Page 434

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page434 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (434,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment CANADA CANADA To clear the data being displayed, press NOTE the INFO switch for more than 1.5 Even though the distance-to-empty display second. may indicate a sufficient amount of After pressing the INFO switch, - - - L/ remaining mileage before refueling is 100 km (- - - mpg) will be displayed for...

  • Page 435

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page435 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (435,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment U.S.A. Cup Holder WARNING Never use a cup holder to hold hot liquids while the vehicle is moving: Using a cup holder to hold hot liquids while the vehicle is moving is dangerous.

  • Page 436

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page436 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (436,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qFront qRear To use the cup holder, push the release Second-row seat button. Cup holders are located in the armrest. To fit small items in the cup holder, Third-row seat remove the flexible divider.

  • Page 437

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page437 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (437,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment í Left-side Bottle Holder Bottle holders are on the inside of the doors. Bottle holder CAUTION Do not use the bottle holders for containers without caps. The contents may spill when the door is opened or closed.

  • Page 438

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page438 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (438,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qGlove Compartment Storage Compartments To open the glove compartment, pull the WARNING latch toward you. Keep storage boxes closed when driving: Driving with the storage boxes open is dangerous.

  • Page 439

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page439 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (439,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment í qArmrest Box qCargo Sub-Compartment To open, pull the release catch. Center cargo sub-compartment 1. Lift the trunk board. qCargo Securing Loops 2. Secure the trunk board using the straps WARNING on the third-row seatbacks.

  • Page 440

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page440 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (440,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment qRear Coat Hooks Side cargo sub-compartment Open the cover. WARNING Never hang heavy or sharp objects on the assist grips and coat hooks: Hanging heavy or sharp-ended objects such as a coat hanger from the assist grips or coat hooks is dangerous as they can fly off and hit...

  • Page 441

    Interior Equipment qLuggage Compartment Accessory Sockets Golf bags can be carried in the luggage Only use genuine Mazda accessories or compartment. the equivalent requiring no greater than To carry two golf bags, use the following 120 W (DC 12 V, 10 A).

  • Page 442

    Do not use accessories that require more than 120 W (DC 12 V, 10 A). Ø Do not use accessories that are not genuine Mazda accessories or the equivalent. Ø Close the cover when the accessory socket is not in use to...

  • Page 443

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page443 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (443,1) Interior Comfort Interior Equipment í Power Outlet The power outlet is positioned as shown in the figure. For more details, refer to Auxiliary terminals and power outlet (page 6-104). í...

  • Page 444

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page444 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (444,1) 6-180 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 445: In Case Of An Emergency

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page445 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (445,1) In Case of an Emergency Helpful information on what to do in an emergency. Parking in an Emergency ............. 7-2 Parking in an Emergency ............7-2 Flat Tire ..................7-3 Spare Tire and Tool Storage ............

  • Page 446

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page446 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (446,1) In Case of an Emergency Parking in an Emergency Parking in an Emergency The hazard warning lights should always be used when you stop on or near a roadway in an emergency. The hazard warning lights warn other drivers that your vehicle is a traffic hazard and that they must take extreme caution...

  • Page 447

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page447 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (447,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire Spare Tire and Tool Storage Spare tire and tools are stored in the locations illustrated in the diagram. Spare tire carrier bolt socket Flat tire belt Tiedown eyelet Jack lever...

  • Page 448

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page448 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (448,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire qJack To secure the jack 1. Insert the wing bolt into the jack with To remove the jack the jack screw pointing right and turn 1.

  • Page 449

    In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire qSpare Tire CAUTION Your Mazda has a temporary spare tire. Ø When using the temporary spare The temporary spare tire is lighter and tire, driving stability may decrease smaller than a conventional tire, and is...

  • Page 450

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page450 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (450,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire 3. Remove the cover. 5. Slowly turn the lug wrench counterclockwise until the spare tire reaches the ground and the cable becomes loose. Cover 4.

  • Page 451

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page451 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (451,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire NOTE To secure the spare tire A flat tire which has been removed from the 1. Place the tire with the outer side facing vehicle for repair cannot be carried in the upward, rotate the small lever on top of spare tire carrier.

  • Page 452

    CAUTION may be cut. Have it repaired at an Authorized (With Tire Pressure Monitoring Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. System) The wheels equipped on your Mazda are specially designed for installation of the tire pressure sensors. Do not...

  • Page 453

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page453 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (453,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire qRemoving a Flat Tire NOTE Make sure the jack is well lubricated before 1. Loosen the lug nuts by turning them using it. counterclockwise one turn each, but do (With Tire Pressure Monitoring System) not remove any lug nuts until the tire...

  • Page 454

    Tire blocks Use only the jack provided with your Mazda: Using a jack that is not designed for your Mazda is dangerous. The vehicle could slip off the jack and seriously injure someone. Never place objects under the jack: Jacking the vehicle with an object under the jack is dangerous.

  • Page 455

    Going under the vehicle while it is Mazda is firmly in position and that it jacked up is dangerous as it could cannot slip or move. result in death or serious injury if the vehicle were to fall off the jack.

  • Page 456

    Spare Tire If you lose this key, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer or use the lock 1. Remove dirt and grime from the manufacturer's order form, which is with mounting surfaces of the wheel and the registration card.

  • Page 457

    Because the wheel studs and lug nuts Applying oil or grease to lug nuts and on your Mazda have metric threads, bolts is dangerous. The lug nuts using a non-metric nut is dangerous. could loosen while driving and cause...

  • Page 458

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page458 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (458,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire 7. Remove the belt for securing the flat tire. 8. Return the third-row seatback to its original position. Refer to Split-Folding the Third-Row Seat on page 2-14.

  • Page 459

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page459 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (459,1) In Case of an Emergency Flat Tire 14. Have the flat tire repaired or replaced as soon as possible. WARNING Do not drive with any tires that have incorrect air pressure: Driving on tires with incorrect air pressure is dangerous.

  • Page 460

    Stop the engine and call an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Do not remove either cooling system caps when the engine and 6. Make sure the cooling fan is operating,...

  • Page 461

    Carefully add coolant as required (page 8-23). CAUTION If the engine continues to overheat or frequently overheats, have the cooling system inspected. The engine could be seriously damaged unless repairs are made. Consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 7-17 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 462

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page462 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (462,1) In Case of an Emergency Emergency Starting Jump-Starting Jump-starting is dangerous if done incorrectly. So follow the procedure carefully. If you feel unsure about jump-starting, we strongly recommend that you have a competent service technician do the work.

  • Page 463

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page463 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (463,1) In Case of an Emergency Emergency Starting Keep all flames, including cigarettes, and sparks away from open battery cells: Flames and sparks near open battery cells are dangerous. Hydrogen gas, produced during normal battery operation, could ignite and cause the battery to explode.

  • Page 464

    1. Make sure the booster battery is 12 V Push-Starting and that its negative terminal is grounded. Do not push-start your Mazda. 2. If the booster battery is in another NOTE vehicle, don't allow both vehicles to You can't start a vehicle with an automatic touch.

  • Page 465

    Towing Description Do not tow the vehicle pointed We recommend that towing be done only backward with driving wheels on the by an Authorized Mazda Dealer or a ground. This may cause internal commercial tow-truck service. damage to the transaxle.

  • Page 466

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page466 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (466,1) In Case of an Emergency Emergency Towing WARNING Tiedown Hooks Always tow a AWD vehicle with all four CAUTION wheels off the ground: Towing a AWD vehicle with either the Do not use the front and rear front or rear wheels on the ground is tiedown eyelets for towing the...

  • Page 467

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page467 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (467,1) In Case of an Emergency Emergency Towing Rear Rear Lug wrench 4. Hook the tying rope to the tiedown CAUTION eyelet. Do not use excessive force as it may Front damage the cap or scratch the painted bumper surface.

  • Page 468

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page468 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (468,1) In Case of an Emergency Emergency Towing CAUTION Recreational Towing If the tiedown eyelet is not securely An example of recreational towing is tightened, it may loosen or disengage towing your vehicle behind a motorhome.

  • Page 469: Maintenance And Care

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page469 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (469,1) Maintenance and Care How to keep your Mazda in top condition. Introduction .................. 8-2 Introduction ................8-2 Scheduled Maintenance ..............8-4 Scheduled Maintenance (U.S.A., Canada, and Puerto Rico) ..8-4 Scheduled Maintenance (Mexico) ...........

  • Page 470

    If you elect to perform maintenance yourself or have your vehicle serviced at a location other than an Authorized Mazda Dealer, Mazda requires that all fluids, parts and materials must meet Mazda standards for durability and performance as described in this manual.

  • Page 471

    Black plate (471,1) Maintenance and Care Introduction Any auto repair shop using parts equivalent to your Mazda's original equipment may perform maintenance. But we recommend that it always be done by an Authorized Mazda Dealer using genuine Mazda parts. Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 472

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page472 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (472,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance Scheduled Maintenance (U.S.A., Canada, and Puerto Rico) Follow Schedule 1 if the vehicle is operated mainly where none of the following conditions apply. Repeated short-distance driving Driving in dusty conditions Driving with extended use of brakes Driving in areas where salt or other corrosive materials are used...

  • Page 473

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page473 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (473,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance qSchedule 1 Number of months or kilometers (miles), whichever comes first Months Maintenance Interval ×1000 km ×1000 miles 22.5 37.5 52.5 ENGINE Inspect every 168,000 km (105,000 miles) Drive belts Replace every 240,000 km (150,000 miles) Engine oil...

  • Page 474

    *2 According to state/provincial and federal regulations, failure to perform maintenance on these items will not void your emissions warranties. However, Mazda recommends that all maintenance services be performed at the recommended time or mileage/kilometer period to ensure long-term reliability.

  • Page 475

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page475 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (475,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance qSchedule 2 Number of months or kilometers (miles), whichever comes first Months Maintenance Interval ×1000 km ×1000 miles ENGINE Inspect every 160,000 km (100,000 miles) Drive belts Replace every 240,000 km (150,000 miles) Puerto Rico...

  • Page 476

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page476 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (476,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance Number of months or kilometers (miles), whichever comes first Months Maintenance Interval ×1000 km ×1000 miles CHASSIS and BODY Brake lines, hoses and connections Brake fluid level Disc brakes Tire (Rotation)

  • Page 477

    *2 According to state/provincial and federal regulations, failure to perform maintenance on these items will not void your emissions warranties. However, Mazda recommends that all maintenance services be performed at the recommended time or mileage/kilometer period to ensure long-term reliability.

  • Page 478

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page478 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (478,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance Scheduled Maintenance (Mexico) Follow Schedule 1 if the vehicle is operated mainly where none of the following conditions apply. Repeated short-distance driving Driving in dusty conditions Driving with extended use of brakes Driving in areas where salt or other corrosive materials are used Driving on rough or muddy roads...

  • Page 479

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page479 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (479,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance qSchedule 1 Number of months or kilometers, whichever comes first Maintenance Interval Months ×1000 km 90 100 110 120 ENGINE Inspect every 40,000 km or 2 years Drive belts Replace every 240,000 km Engine oil...

  • Page 480

    *2 According to state/provincial and federal regulations, failure to perform maintenance on these items will not void your emissions warranties. However, Mazda recommends that all maintenance services be performed at the recommended time or kilometer period to ensure long-term reliability.

  • Page 481

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page481 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (481,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance qSchedule 2 Number of months or kilometers, whichever comes first Maintenance Interval Months ×1000 km ENGINE Inspect every 40,000 km or 2 years Drive belts Replace every 240,000 km Engine oil Engine oil filter...

  • Page 482

    *2 According to state/provincial and federal regulations, failure to perform maintenance on these items will not void your emissions warranties. However, Mazda recommends that all maintenance services be performed at the recommended time or kilometer period to ensure long-term reliability.

  • Page 483

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page483 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (483,1) Maintenance and Care Scheduled Maintenance (Cont.) Number of months or kilometers, whichever comes first Maintenance Interval Months ×1000 km 95 100 105 110 115 120 ENGINE Inspect every 40,000 km or 2 years Drive belts Replace every 240,000 km Engine oil...

  • Page 484

    *2 According to state/provincial and federal regulations, failure to perform maintenance on these items will not void your emissions warranties. However, Mazda recommends that all maintenance services be performed at the recommended time or kilometer period to ensure long-term reliability.

  • Page 485

    The owner or a qualified service technician should make these vehicle inspections at the indicated intervals to ensure safe and dependable operation. Bring any problem to the attention of an Authorized Mazda Dealer or qualified service technician as soon as possible.

  • Page 486

    Refer to Introduction (page 8-2) for owner's responsibility in protecting your investment. For details, read the separate Mazda Warranty statement provided with the vehicle. If you are unsure about any servicing or maintenance procedure, have it done by an Authorized Mazda Dealer.

  • Page 487

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page487 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (487,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance WARNING Do not perform maintenance work if you lack sufficient knowledge and experience or the proper tools and equipment to do the work. Have maintenance work done by a qualified technician: Performing maintenance work on a vehicle is dangerous if not done properly.

  • Page 488

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page488 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (488,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Engine Compartment Overview Engine coolant reservoir Brake fluid reservoir Power steering Battery Fuse block fluid reservoir Relay box Windscreen washer Engine oil dipstick fluid reservoir Engine oil-filler cap 8-20 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 489

    Lubricant Standardization and Approval Committee (ILSAC), comprised of U.S. qRecommended Oil and Japanese automobile manufacturers. U.S.A. and CANADA 5W-20 recommended: Mazda Genuine Oil is used in your Mazda –40 –20 –30 –10 vehicle and is the recommended 5W-20 lubricant. Mazda Genuine 5W-20 Oil is –40 –20...

  • Page 490

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page490 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (490,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance 4. Pull out the dipstick, wipe it clean, and reinsert it fully. (ILSAC) The quality designation SM, or ILSAC must be on the label. 5.

  • Page 491

    When the engine and radiator are hot, scalding coolant and steam may shoot out under pressure and cause serious injury. NOTE Changing the coolant should be done by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 8-23 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 492

    If the FL22 mark is shown on or near the Ø Radiator coolant will damage cooling system cap, it is recommended to use paint. Mazda Genuine FL22 engine coolant (page Rinse it off quickly if spilled. 8-4). Ø Use only soft (demineralized) water in the coolant mixture.

  • Page 493

    If it immediately flush your eyes with is excessively low, have the brake system water and get medical attention. inspected by an Authorized Mazda Brake fluid spilled on a hot engine Dealer. could cause a fire.

  • Page 494

    The level must be kept between MAX and climates in which the vehicle will be operated. MIN. Visually examine the lines and hoses for leaks and damage. If new fluid is required frequently, consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 8-26 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 495

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page495 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (495,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Inspect fluid level in the washer fluid Body Lubrication reservoir; add fluid if necessary. All moving points of the body, such as door and hood hinges and locks, should be lubricated each time the engine oil is changed.

  • Page 496

    Be careful not to pinch hands or fingers as it may cause injury, or damage the wipers. When washing or servicing your Mazda, make sure the wiper lever is in the OFF position. Contamination of either the windshield or the blades with foreign matter can reduce wiper effectiveness.

  • Page 497

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page497 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (497,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance 4. Tilt the blade assembly and remove it 6. Remove the metal stiffeners from each from the arm. blade rubber and install them in the new blade.

  • Page 498

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page498 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (498,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance 7. Carefully insert the new blade rubber. 2. Firmly rotate the wiper blade to the Then install the blade assembly in the right until it unlocks, then remove the reverse order of removal.

  • Page 499

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page499 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (499,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance 4. Remove the metal stiffeners from each blade rubber and install them in the new blade. CAUTION Don't bend or discard the stiffeners. You need to use them again. 5.

  • Page 500

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page500 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (500,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Battery WARNING Wash hands after handling the battery and related accessories: Battery posts, terminals and related accessories contain lead and lead compounds, chemicals known to the State of California to cause cancer and reproductive harm. Read the following precautions carefully before using the battery or inspecting to ensure safe and correct handling: Always wear eye protection when working near the battery:...

  • Page 501

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page501 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (501,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Keep all flames, including cigarettes, and sparks away from open battery cells: Flames and sparks near open battery cells are dangerous. Hydrogen gas, produced during normal battery operation, could ignite and cause the battery to explode.

  • Page 502

    Using Wrong-Sized Tires: accident. Do not use any part for the Using any other tire size than what is tire valve cap that is not a Mazda- specified for your Mazda (page 10-6) genuine part. is dangerous. It could seriously affect...

  • Page 503

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page503 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (503,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance í The Tire Pressure Monitoring System NOTE does not alleviate the need to check the Always check tire pressure when tires are tire condition every day, including cold.

  • Page 504

    Out-of-balance wheel When replacing/repairing the tires or Severe braking wheels or both, have the work done by an Authorized Mazda Dealer, or After rotation, inflate all tire pressures to the tire pressure sensors may be specification (page 10-6) and inspect the damaged.

  • Page 505

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page505 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (505,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance If a tire wears evenly, a wear indicator The temporary spare tire is easier to will appear as a solid band across the handle because of its construction which tread.

  • Page 506

    When replacing/repairing the WARNING tires or wheels or both, have the work done by an Authorized Always use wheels of the correct size Mazda Dealer, or the tire on your vehicle: pressure sensors may be Using a wrong-sized wheel is damaged.

  • Page 507

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page507 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:39 PM Black plate (507,1) MEMO 8-39 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 508

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page508 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (508,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Light Bulbs With xenon fusion headlights With halogen headlights Overhead light (Front)/Map lights Overhead light (Front)/Map lights Overhead light (Center) Overhead light (Center) Overhead light (Rear) Overhead light (Rear) Vanity mirror Vanity mirror...

  • Page 509

    Exterior Light Bulbs Headlights (With xenon fusion headlights) Low/High beam bulbs You cannot replace the low/high beam bulbs by yourself. The bulbs must be replaced at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. 8-41 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 510

    NOTE To replace the bulb, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer If the halogen bulb is accidentally touched, it should be cleaned with rubbing alcohol before being used. Use the protective cover and carton of the replacement bulb to dispose of the old bulb promptly out of the reach of children.

  • Page 511

    Running lights/Parking lights (With xenon fusion headlights) Due to the complexity and difficulty of the procedure, the LED bulbs must be replaced by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. NOTE 6. Turn the socket and bulb assembly to LED bulb replacement is not possible because remove it.

  • Page 512

    7. Install the coolant reservoir. If you are unsure of how tight the bolts should be, have them inspected at an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Bolt tightening torque 6.9 11.8 N·m (kgf·m, ft·lbf) (0.7 1.2, 5.1 8.7) 4.

  • Page 513

    , High-mount brake light Due to the complexity and difficulty of the procedure, the LED bulbs must be replaced by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. NOTE LED bulb replacement is not possible because it is built into the unit. Replace the unit.

  • Page 514

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page514 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (514,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance 2. Turn the bolts counterclockwise and Rear turn signal lights remove them. Rear side-marker light 3. Pull the unit rearward to remove it. 5. Disconnect the bulb from the socket. 4.

  • Page 515

    5. Install the new bulb in the reverse order of the removal procedure. NOTE To replace the bulb, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer. License plate lights 1. Make sure the ignition is switched off, and the headlight switch is off.

  • Page 516

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page516 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (516,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance qReplacing Interior Light Bulbs Luggage compartment light Overhead light (Front)/Map lights, Overhead light (Center, Rear), Luggage compartment light, Courtesy lights, Vanity mirror lights 1. Wrap a small flathead screwdriver with a soft cloth to prevent damage to the lens, and then remove the lens by carefully prying on the edge of the lens...

  • Page 517

    If the same fuse blows again, avoid using that system and consult an Authorized Mazda Dealer as soon as possible. 4. Pull the fuse straight out with the fuse puller provided on the fuse block qFuse Replacement located in the engine compartment.

  • Page 518

    2. Remove the fuse block cover or the WARNING relay box cover. Do not replace the main fuse by Fuse block yourself. Have an Authorized Mazda Dealer perform the replacement: Replacing the fuse by yourself is dangerous because the MAIN fuse is a high current fuse. Incorrect...

  • Page 519

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page519 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (519,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance qFuse Panel Description Fuse block (Engine compartment) FUSE DESCRIPTION PROTECTED COMPONENT RATING MAIN 150 A For protection of all circuits ENGINE 20 A Engine control system H/L R 15 A Headlight (RH)

  • Page 520

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page520 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (520,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance FUSE DESCRIPTION PROTECTED COMPONENT RATING ABS (SOL) 30 A 25 A Power door locks ROOM 15 A Overhead light OUTLET CTR 15 A Accessory socket (Center) OUTLET RR 15 A Accessory socket (Rear)

  • Page 521

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page521 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (521,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance í Relay box (Engine compartment) FUSE DESCRIPTION PROTECTED COMPONENT RATING 7.5 A Engine control system í 8-53 Some models. Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 522

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page522 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (522,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance Fuse block (Glove box) FUSE DESCRIPTION PROTECTED COMPONENT RATING OUTLET FR 15 A Accessory socket (Front) MIRROR 7.5 A Power control mirror C/U-IG1 15 A For protection of various circuits METER 10 A...

  • Page 523

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page523 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (523,1) Maintenance and Care Owner Maintenance FUSE DESCRIPTION PROTECTED COMPONENT RATING 7.5 A Engine control system OUTLET CTR OUTLET RR WIPER 30 A Windshield wiper and washer P.WIND 30 A Power windows (Driver-side) 8-55 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 524

    Prevention Industrial pollutants and vehicle emissions drift into the air and mix with rain or dew It is necessary to have your Mazda to form acids. These acids can settle on a washed and waxed to preserve its finish according to the instructions in this vehicle's finish.

  • Page 525

    The rings Chipped paint can lead to rust forming on can damage your vehicle's finish. your Mazda. Before this happens, repair the damage by using Mazda touch-up paint Prevention according to the instructions in this section.

  • Page 526

    NOTE Keep hands and scrapers clear of Mazda is not responsible for scratches the windshield when the wiper caused by automatic car washes or lever is in the AUTO position and improper washing.

  • Page 527

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page527 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (527,1) Maintenance and Care Appearance Care WARNING CAUTION Ø Do not use steel wool, abrasive Dry off brakes that have become wet by driving slowly, releasing the cleaners, or strong detergents accelerator pedal and lightly applying containing highly alkaline or the brakes several times until the brake...

  • Page 528

    CAUTION coated with anti-corrosive material. If your Mazda is damaged and needs metal parts repaired or replaced, Thoroughly flush the underbody and make sure the body shop applies...

  • Page 529

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page529 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (529,1) Maintenance and Care Appearance Care NOTE WARNING Do not use a wire brush or any abrasive Dry wet brakes by driving very slowly cleaner, polishing compound, or solvent on and applying the brakes lightly until aluminum wheels.

  • Page 530

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page530 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (530,1) Maintenance and Care Appearance Care High water temperature and high water Interior Care pressure car washers are available depending on the type of high pressure WARNING car washer device. If the car washer Do not spray water in the cabin: nozzle is put too close to the vehicle or Splashing water on electrical parts...

  • Page 531

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page531 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (531,1) Maintenance and Care Appearance Care Leather NOTE Because genuine leather is a natural Remove dust and sand first using a material, its surface is not uniform and it vacuum cleaner or other means, then wipe may have natural scars, scratches, and dirt off using a soft cloth with a leather wrinkles.

  • Page 532

    Appearance Care To keep the fabric looking clean and WARNING fresh, take care of it. Otherwise its color Have an Authorized Mazda Dealer will be affected, it can be stained easily, replace damaged seat belts and its fire-resistance may be reduced.

  • Page 533

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page533 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (533,1) Maintenance and Care Appearance Care qCleaning the Floor Mats Rubber floor mats should be cleaned with mild soap and water only. WARNING Do not use rubber cleaners, such as tire cleaner or tire shine, when cleaning rubber floor mats: Cleaning the rubber floor mats with...

  • Page 534

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page534 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (534,1) 8-66 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 535: Customer Information And Reporting Safety Defects

    Reporting Safety Defects ....... 9-45 Reporting Safety Defects (U.S.A.) ..9-45 Warranty ..........9-15 Reporting Safety Defects (Canada) ... 9-46 Warranties for Your Mazda ....9-15 Outside the United States and Service Publications ......9-47 Canada ..........9-16 Service Publications ......9-47 Outside the United States ....

  • Page 536

    Answers to many questions, including how to locate or contact a local Mazda dealership in the U.S., can be found here. E-mail: click on Contact Us located on the Inside Mazda tab, or at the bottom of the page at www.mazdaUSA.com By phone at: 1 (800) 222-5500 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 537

    Mazda North American Operations realizes that mutual agreement on some issues may not be possible. As a final step to ensure that your concerns are being fairly considered, Mazda North American Operations has agreed to participate in a dispute settlement program administered by the Better Business Bureau (BBB) system, at no cost to you the consumer.

  • Page 538

    Mazda or one of our dealers, and a statement of the relief you are seeking. 5. BBB AUTO LINE staff may try to help resolve your dispute through mediation. If...

  • Page 539

    AND the nonconformity has been subject to repair two or more times by Mazda or its agents AND the buyer or lessee has directly notified Mazda of the need for the repair of the nonconformity; OR...

  • Page 540

    11. If you accept the arbitrator's decision, Mazda will be bound by the decision, and will comply with the decision within a reasonable time not to exceed 30 days after we receive notice of your acceptance of the decision.

  • Page 541

    Your complete and permanent satisfaction is of primary concern to Mazda. All Authorized Mazda Dealers have both the knowledge and tools to keep your Mazda in top condition. In our experience, any questions, problems, or complaints regarding the operation of your Mazda or any other general service transactions are most effectively resolved by your dealer.

  • Page 542

    If a specific item of concern arises, where a solution cannot be reached between an owner, Mazda, and/or one of its dealers (that all parties cannot agree upon), the owner may wish to use the services offered by the Canadian Motor Vehicle Arbitration Plan (CAMVAP).

  • Page 543

    1 (800) 207-0685 Ontario 1 (800) 207-0685 Atlantic Canada 1 (800) 207-0685 Quebec 1 (800) 207-0685 qRegional Offices REGIONAL OFFICES AREAS COVERED MAZDA CANADA INC. WESTERN REGION ALBERTA, 8171 ACKROYD ROAD BRITISH COLUMBIA, SUITE 2000 MANITOBA, RICHMOND B.C. SASKATCHEWAN, V6X 3K1...

  • Page 544

    1 Discuss the matter with an Authorized Mazda Dealer. This is the quickest and best way to address the issue. If your concern has not been resolved by the CUSTOMER RELATIONS, SALES, SERVICE, or PARTS MANAGER, then please contact the GENERAL MANAGER of the dealership or the OWNER.

  • Page 545

    Mazda vehicle or servicing by Mazda Dealer personnel, we recommend that you take the following steps: qContact Your Mazda Dealer Discuss the matter with an Authorized Mazda Dealer. This is the quickest and best way to address the issue. If your concern has not been resolved by the CUSTOMER RELATIONS, SALES, SERVICE, or PARTS MANAGER, then please contact the GENERAL MANAGER of the dealership or the OWNER.

  • Page 546

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page546 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (546,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Customer Assistance 2. Year and model of vehicle 3. Vehicle Identification Number (17 digits, noted on your registration or title or located on the upper driver's side corner of the dash) 4.

  • Page 547

    Irvine, CA 92623-9734 U.S.A. (905) 787-7000 (outside Canada) TEL: 1 (800) 222-5500 (in U.S.A.) qPUERTO RICO/U.S. Virgin Island (949) 727-1990 (outside U.S.A.) Plaza Motors Corp. (Mazda de Puerto Rico) P.O. Box 362722, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936-2722 TEL: (787) 641-9300...

  • Page 548

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page548 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (548,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Mazda Importer/Distributors Triple J Saipan, Inc. (d.b.a. Triple J Motors) P.O. Box 500487 Saipan, MP 96950-0487 TEL: (670) 234-7133/3051 9-14 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 549

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page549 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (549,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Warranty Warranties for Your Mazda New Vehicle Limited Warranty Powertrain Limited Warranty Safety Restraint System Limited Warranty Anti-perforation Limited Warranty Federal Emission Control Warranty/California Emission Control Warranty...

  • Page 550

    Proper repair facilities, tools, testing equipment, and replacement parts may not be available. The Mazda warranty applies only to Mazda vehicles registered and normally operated in the United States, its territories, and Canada. 9-16...

  • Page 551

    We strongly recommend that you NOT take your Mazda outside the United States. However, in the event that you are moving to Canada permanently, Mazda vehicles built for use in the United States could be eligible for exportation to Canada with specific vehicle modifications to comply with the Canadian Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (CMVSS).

  • Page 552

    We strongly recommend that you NOT take your Mazda outside Canada. However, in the event that you are moving to the United States permanently, Mazda vehicles built for use in Canada could be eligible for exportation to the United States with specific vehicle modifications to comply with the United States Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards (FMVSS).

  • Page 553

    Parts, servicing techniques, and tools necessary to maintain and repair your vehicle may be unavailable. There might not be an Authorized Mazda Dealer in the country you plan to take your vehicle. The Mazda warranty is valid only in certain countries.

  • Page 554

    Non-genuine parts and accessories for Mazda vehicles can be found in stores. These may fit your vehicle, but they are not approved by Mazda for use with Mazda vehicles. When you install non-genuine parts or accessories, they could affect your vehicle's performance or safety systems;...

  • Page 555

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page555 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (555,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Cell Phones Cell Phones Warning WARNING Please comply with the legal regulations concerning the use of communication equipment in vehicles in your State or Province: Use of any electrical devices such as cell phones, computers, portable radios, vehicle navigation or other devices by the driver while the vehicle is moving is dangerous.

  • Page 556

    EDR. Mazda will not disclose any of the data recorded in an EDR to a third party unless: A written agreement from the vehicle owner or the lessee is obtained...

  • Page 557

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page557 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (557,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS) Uniform Tire Quality Grading System (UTQGS) This information relates to the tire grading system developed by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for grading tires by tread wear, traction, and temperature performance.

  • Page 558

    These grades will be added to the sidewalls of passenger vehicle tires over the next several years according to a schedule established by the NHTSA and the tire manufacturers. The grade of tires available as standard or optional equipment on Mazda vehicles may vary with respect to grade.

  • Page 559

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page559 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (559,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Tire Labeling Federal law requires tire manufacturers to place standardized information on the sidewall of all tires. This information identifies and describes the fundamental characteristics of the tire and also provides a tire identification number for safety standard certification and in case of a recall.

  • Page 560

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page560 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (560,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) 11. Max. load rating 12. Tread wear, traction and temperature grades 13. Max. permissible inflation pressure 14. SAFETY WARNING P215/65R15 95H is an example of a tire size and load index rating.

  • Page 561

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page561 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (561,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) H is the speed rating. The speed rating denotes the maximum speed for which the use of the tire is rated. Letter Rating Speed Rating 99 mph...

  • Page 562

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page562 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (562,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Tread Wear, Traction and Temperature Grades Tread wear: The tread wear grade is a comparative rating based on the wear rate of the tire when tested under controlled conditions on a specified government test course.

  • Page 563

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page563 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (563,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) qInformation on Temporary Tires Please refer to the sample below. 1. Temporary tires 2. Nominal width of tire in millimeters 3.

  • Page 564

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page564 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (564,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) 70 is the aspect ratio. This two-digit number indicates the tire's ratio of height to width. D is the tire construction symbol. D indicates diagonal ply construction . 16 is the wheel rim diameter in inches.

  • Page 565

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page565 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (565,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Location of the Tire Label (Placard) You will find the tire label containing tire inflation pressure by tire size and other important information on the driver's side B-pillar or on the edge of the driver's door frame.

  • Page 566

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page566 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (566,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) WARNING Always check the tire inflation pressures on a regular basis according to the recommended tire inflation pressure on the tire label and in conjunction with the information in this owner's manual: Driving your vehicle with under-inflated tires is dangerous.

  • Page 567

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page567 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (567,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) qGlossary of Terms Tire Placard: A label indicating the OE tire sizes, recommended inflation pressure, and the maximum weight the vehicle can carry. Tire Identification Number (TIN): A number on the sidewall of each tire providing information about the tire brand and manufacturing plant, tire size, and date of manufacture.

  • Page 568: Specifications

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page568 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (568,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Tire Maintenance Improper or inadequate vehicle maintenance can cause tires to wear abnormally. Here are some important maintenance points: qTire Inflation Pressure Inspect all tire pressure monthly (including the spare) when the tires are cold.

  • Page 569

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page569 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (569,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) qReplacing a Tire WARNING Always use tires that are in good condition: Driving with worn tires is dangerous. Reduced braking, steering, and traction could result in an accident.

  • Page 570

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page570 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (570,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) CAUTION If you feel a sudden vibration or ride disturbance while driving or you suspect your tire or vehicle has been damaged, immediately reduce your speed. Drive with caution until you can safely pull off the road.

  • Page 571

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page571 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (571,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Vehicle Loading This section will guide you in the proper loading of your vehicle and/or trailer, to keep your loaded vehicle weight within its design rating capability, with or without a trailer. Properly loading your vehicle will provide maximum return of vehicle design performance.

  • Page 572

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page572 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (572,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Payload is the combination weight of cargo and passengers that the vehicle is designed to carry. The maximum payload for your vehicle can be found on the Tire and Load Information label on the driver's door frame or door pillar.

  • Page 573

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page573 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (573,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) CARGO Cargo Weight includes all weight added to the Base Curb Weight, including cargo and optional equipment. When towing, trailer tongue load or king pin weight is also part of cargo weight.

  • Page 574

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page574 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (574,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) GAWR (Gross Axle Weight Rating) is the maximum allowable weight that can be carried by a single axle (front or rear). These numbers are shown on the Safety Compliance Certification Label located on the driver's door frame or door pillar.

  • Page 575

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page575 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (575,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) SAMPLE WARNING Exceeding Axle Weight Rating Limits: Exceeding the Safety Certification Label axle weight rating limits is dangerous and could result in death or serious injury as a result of substandard vehicle handling, performance, engine, transmission and/or structural damage, serious damage to the vehicle, or loss of control.

  • Page 576

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page576 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (576,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) GCW (Gross Combination Weight) is the weight of the loaded vehicle (GVW) plus the weight of the fully loaded trailer. GCWR (Gross Combination Weight Rating) is the maximum allowable weight of the vehicle and the loaded trailer - including all cargo and passengers - that the vehicle can handle without risking damage.

  • Page 577

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page577 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (577,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) WARNING Exceeding GVWR or GAWR Specifications: Exceeding the GVWR or the GAWR specified on the certification label is dangerous. Exceeding any vehicle rating limitation could result in a serious accident, injury, or damage to the vehicle.

  • Page 578

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page578 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (578,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Tire Information (except Canada) Steps for Determining the Correct Load Limit Steps for Determining Correct Load Limit- (1) Locate the statement The combined weight of occupants and cargo should never exceed XXX kg or XXX lbs on your vehicle's placard.

  • Page 579

    Irvine, California 92618-2922 P.O. Box 19734 Irvine, CA 92623-9734 Customer Assistance Center or toll free at 1 (800) 222-5500 If you live outside of the U.S.A., please contact the nearest Mazda Distributor shown (page 9-13) in this booklet. 9-45 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 580

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page580 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (580,1) Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Reporting Safety Defects Reporting Safety Defects (Canada) Canadian customers who wish to report a safety-related defect to Transport Canada, Defect Investigations and Recalls, may telephone the toll free hotline 1-800-333-0510, or contact Transport Canada by mail at: Transport Canada, ASFAD, Place de Ville Tower C, 330 Sparks Street, Ottawa ON K1A 0N5.

  • Page 581

    Factory-authorized Mazda service publications are available for owners who wish to do some of their own maintenance and repair. When requesting any of our publications through an Authorized Mazda Dealer, refer to the chart below. If they do not have what you need in stock, they can order it for you.

  • Page 582

    Customer Information and Reporting Safety Defects Service Publications qSERVICE HIGHLIGHTS: Provides description and operation of the many systems of your Mazda. qNAVIGATION SYSTEM OWNER'S MANUAL: This booklet contains information regarding the proper operation and use of the navigation system. This is not a technician's manual.

  • Page 583

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page583 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (583,1) Specifications Technical information about your Mazda. Identification Numbers ............... 10-2 Vehicle Information Labels ............. 10-2 Specifications ................10-4 Specifications ................10-4 Personalization Features ............10-8 Personalization Features ............10-8 10-1 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 584

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page584 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (584,1) Identification Numbers qChassis Number Vehicle Information Labels Open the cover shown in the figure to qVehicle Identification Number check the chassis number. The vehicle identification number legally identifies your vehicle. The number is on a plate attached to the cowl panel located on the left corner of the dashboard.

  • Page 585

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page585 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (585,1) Identification Numbers qTire Pressure Label qEngine Number Forward 10-3 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 586

    API Service GL-5 (SAE 75W-140) Rear differential oil API Service GL-5 (SAE 80W-90) Power steering fluid Mazda Genuine ATF M-III, M-V, or equivalent (e.g. Dexron® II) Brake fluid SAE J1703, or FMVSS116 DOT-3 NOTE Refer to Introduction on (page 8-2) for owner's responsibility in protecting your investment.

  • Page 587

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page587 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (587,1) Specifications qCapacities (Approximate Quantities) Item Capacity With oil filter replacement 5.2 L (5.5 US qt, 4.6 Imp qt) Engine oil Without oil filter replacement 4.7 L (5.0 US qt, 4.2 Imp qt) Mexico 12.1 L (12.8 US qt, 10.6 Imp qt) Coolant...

  • Page 588

    NOTE The tires have been optimally matched with the chassis of your vehicle. When replacing tires, Mazda recommends that you replace tires of the same type originally fitted to your vehicle. For details, contact an Authorized Mazda Dealer. í...

  • Page 589

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page589 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (589,1) Specifications Check the tire pressure label for tire size and inflation pressure. Refer to Tire Inflation Pressure on page 8-34. Standard tire Inflation pressure Tire size Front Rear P245/60R18 104H 250 kPa (36 psi) 250 kPa (36 psi) P245/50R20 102V...

  • Page 590

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page590 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (590,1) Personalization Features Personalization Features The following Personalization Features are available. These settings can only be changed by an Authorized Mazda Dealer. Item Feature Factory Setting Available Settings Standard The headlight illumination on/off timing based...

  • Page 591: Index

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page591 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (591,1) Index 11-1 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

  • Page 592

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page592 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (592,1) Index Accessory Socket ......6-177 Battery Add-On Non-Genuine Parts and Emergency starting ....7-18 Accessories ........9-20 Maintenance ....... 8-32 Advanced Key ........3-2 Specifications ......10-4 Advanced key maintenance ..3-5 Beep Sounds Advanced key suspend Blind spot monitoring system...

  • Page 593

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page593 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (593,1) Index Bulb Replacement ......8-40 Driving on Uneven Road ....4-13 Driving Tips ........4-6 Automatic transaxle ....5-16 Break-in period ......4-6 Capacities .......... 10-5 Driving in flooded area ....4-12 Carbon Monoxide .......

  • Page 594

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page594 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (594,1) Index Flasher HomeLink Wireless Control Hazard warning ......5-80 System ..........5-81 Headlights ........5-65 Hood Release ........3-49 Flat Tire ..........7-3 Horn ..........5-79 Changing ........7-8 Spare tire and tool storage ....

  • Page 595

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page595 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (595,1) Index Keyless Entry System ....... 3-22 Overloading ........4-12 Keys ..........3-21 Paint Damage ........8-56 Label Information ......10-2 Parking Brake ........5-7 Lane-Change Signals ......5-71 Parking in an Emergency ....7-2 Liftgate ..........

  • Page 596

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page596 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (596,1) Index Registering Your Vehicle in A Foreign Specifications ........10-4 Country ..........9-19 Speedometer ........5-46 Rocking the Vehicle ......4-9 SRS Air Bags Roll-over ..........4-8 Driver and front passenger occupant classification system ....

  • Page 597

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page597 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (597,1) Index Warning Lights ......... 5-49 Tire Pressure Monitoring System ..5-28 ABS ..........5-52 System error activation ....5-32 Air bag system ......5-54 Tire pressure monitoring system Automatic transaxle ....5-55 warning light ......

  • Page 598

    CX-9_8CM9-EA-12I_Edition1 Page598 Thursday, September 13 2012 2:40 PM Black plate (598,1) 11-8 Form No.8CM9-EA-12I...

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