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  1. Help with electrical issue for 2012 Mazda 3 Skyactiv

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi all, first time posting here. I'm having a bit of a complicated electrical problem with my vehicle (2012 Mazda 3 iTouring hatch, 2.0L Skyactiv, auto transmission); I'll try to explain as briefly as possible. The car is currently at the Mazda dealer, and they are having difficulty diagnosing...
  2. My new baby!

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Greetings from Ohio! Just bought a 2012 Mazda 3 s Touring about a week and all I can say is, what a car!! I absolutely love this vehicle. The day after I bought it, my wife and I took a trip to Chicago. While my wife likes the car, she was less thrilled with the stiff ride, so that will have...
  3. 2012 Skyactiv oil on spark plug

    2012-2013 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Hi all, I just passed 105000 kms on my 2012 Mazda 3 Skyactiv so I figured it was time to swap the spark plugs. Everything looked okay until I got to the last spark plug (the plug closet to the drivers side). When I pulled the plug there was some oil on the threads. From what I read it looks...
  4. Hello from Western Massachusetts!

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hey any one reading! I have a 2012 Mazda 3 SKYACTIV with a 6 speed manual. I absolutely love the thing. I also have a love for modified cars... So, well. Here's my 3 as it sits, even though it's just getting started. : )
  5. Car mods 2012 Mazda 3 2.0 Skyactiv 6 spd manual

    Engine / Drivetrain
    i just recently bought a 2012 mazda 3 2.0 skyactiv 6spd manual i have never owned a mazda before and was looking for slight modifications to put on it but every website i visit tends to just show me mods for mazdaspeed3 and the 2.5 mazda 3. the only site i have found is corksport but they don't...
  6. Th3 skyactiv

    M3R Rides, Meets and Pics!
    Hey guys! After reading various threads and seeing all your awesome cars, I thought I'd finally join the fun So here is my 2012 Mazda 3 Skyactiv (SP20) from Melbourne, Australia I've had it for about a year now and I love how it drives. The fact it drinks so little petrol makes it a bonus...
  7. Anyone swap out the stock DRLs (2825) to HIDs?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I have the stock HID auto focusing headlights and hate that the DRLs came so yellow. I replaced them right away with some bright 6k LEDs, but was wondering if anyone has ever put in an HID kit for these??? I've seen a few of them on ebay: Universal 15W "Brightest" HID Reverse Kit White 6000K...
  8. Newbie in NC in Need

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    I just bought a 2012 i Touring (I think that's the model, 2.5 SkyActiv, no nav). I love the car; it's a black hatch with a six-speed manual. I own a 97 Miata, but it's long in the tooth for a daily driver. However, I have a problem that I need to figure out ASAP. I only do two things in my...