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  1. How reliable is the MZR 2.0?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    I currently own a 2013 non-skyactiv Mazda 3 hatch with the MZR 2.0. I know it is a little rev-happier than other engines, however I am curious about how much it can handle. I have been redlining it quite often recently, and am just wondering if it can truly take that kind of driving (like a...
  2. 2013 Mazdaspeed3 Rear Bumper swap to 2013 Mazda3 i.

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hello. I need help! I have a cracked rear bumper cover on my 2013 Mazda3 i 5-door. I want to go to a duel exhaust for looks & sound but I’m just wondering if the 2013 Mazdaspeed3 / 2013 Mazda 3 Sport 2.5 Rear bumper cover would fit on my 2013 Mazda 3 i. Please help! Dealerships do not know if it...
  3. Dashboard Pulling Up

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    My 2013 Mazda 3 has an issue with the dashboard, right above the center screens that display the fuel efficiency, radio, etc. The dash itself is pulling up. Has anyone else experienced this? I noticed the same thing on a scrapyard Mazda the other day, so my guess is it may be a common issue. It...
  4. Extremely Bad Fuel Efficiency in a Mazda 3 2013 AT 2.0

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi everyone, I got a Mazda 3, 2013 A.T with 2.0 engine, bought the car around 5 months ago. I have been checking my fuel consumption ever since and i am getting a bit worried. am getting an average of 15.76 mpg mostly city drive with high traffic. Any one has ever got those numbers? What...
  5. 2013 Hatch - Extra buttons

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey, I just bought a 2013 hatch and its my first time posting here. Im not sure how active this forum is so this might be a shot in the dark, but here we go... Im wondering if anyone knows of a faceplate with more switches that will fit in here. Or if I have to break out the dremel and make it...
  6. 2013 Mazda 3 I sport Skyactiv previously in wreck, driver rear suspension needs work

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi all, new to the group here. My wife's 2013 Mazda 3 I Sport Skyactiv was in a bit of a wreck a couple years ago. She was turning left across traffic and a truck in the middle lane didn't see her (likewise, she didn't see him). He hit her going about 35-40 in a dodge ram. The impact was behind...
  7. Tuning Options for 2013 Mazda 3i 2.0 Skyactiv

    Engine / Drivetrain
    I am looking for a good tune for my car if anyone has any recommendations that i can look into or what tunes you have done and how do you like them? Would like to get a bit more on the performance end for my car so let me know what options are all out there for this lil brute of a car. Thanks
  8. XC Road Trip Maintenance for 2013 Hatch

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey all, I'm planning to take a 30 day trip around the US this summer with my pup and wanted to make sure that the car was well relatively prepared for the journey in terms of preventative maintenance. I come from the world of old 80's/90's Volvos, so I'm well accustomed to driving with a...
  9. 2013 Mazda 3 2.0 SkyActiv With full Corksport Exhaust issues

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Hey guys. Pretty well in desperate need of help at this point. I installed the entire corksport exhaust system on my car, car as said in title, and pretty much nothing but issues since day 1. I had a CEL P013A, that has been cleared and hasn't come up again. Now my new issue with the car is shes...
  10. 2013 iSport Front Sway bar End Links

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hi all, My Mazda dealer said my front sway bar end link bushings are ripped and seeping. Didn't say I had to replace them right then but I have been getting some symptoms I wonder if related to this: 1. Car doesn't handle as well as it used to, feel a lot of swaying side to side 2. Rougher over...
  11. 2013 Speed Xenon headlights dim

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Hello all, So upfront newbie. But the site rocks. Cool and knowledgeable members. Proud to be part of the brotherhood. My 2013 MSP3 Xenon headlights w/ AFS, for about a year one headlight is about 50% dimmer than the other. Car has 93k miles and runs flawlessly otherwise. I spoke to the...
  12. 2013 Mazda Speed 3 seats swap to 2010 Mazda 3 Hatch

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So recently i have found some seats to purchase for a very fair price out of a 2013 Mazda Speed 3, and thought that they would look cool to put into my 2010 Mazda 3 Hatchback, the bolting of the speed 3 seats look the same as my 2010 hatch they are both the non powered option. Was just looking...
  13. Mod options for 2013 Mazda3i Grand Touring (Skyactiv)

    Engine / Drivetrain
    HELLO So, I have done lots of research for my car on ways to get extra Horse and options are clearly limited for my car. I have got the short ram intake which sounds amazing and gave me (Maybe) a little more pep to my step. I have looked in too some aftermarket exhaust for my car and just cant...
  14. 2013 Mazda 3 GS-SKY Quiet Audio (Bluetooth)

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey guys! I just bought a 2013 Mazda 3 GS Sky. I dont believe this model to have the upgraded sound system. I've noticed that the bluetooth audio is super quiet. I have to have the volume up to 40 to get to a satisfactory sound level. Is this normal? I was researching online and some people were...
  15. Driver side vents blow hot all the time 2013 skyactiv

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi- 1st post ! So driver side vents blow hot all the time regardless of fresh or recirculate...with A/C on still blows hot on drivers side, cold on passenger side. My guess is actuator or linkage. I see a piece of plastic linkage just hanging like it needs a place to connect, but am unable to...
  16. 2013 Mazda 3 Sedan Installation of Cruise/Bluetooth

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Has anyone installed cruise control and the bluetooth module into their base model sedan? I'm looking to do this before summer hits and I need help here. Where should I start? I am going to go to the junkyard to get the steering wheel with buttons but what else do I need? What am I looking at...
  17. Torque PRO & 2013 Mazda 3i

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi everyone... How to configure (how to create a profile) Android Torque Pro for my Mazda? I do not know what to put in individual items on the menu. Thank you for all the suggestions .... > :)
  18. 2013 Mazda3 serpentine belt light duty tensioner

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    I have a 2013 Mazda3 2.0 SKYACTIVE 6MT. Christmas eve the serpentive belt blew. I have a regular mechanic but he is off until January 3 and even then there may be a wait. Other than regular maintenance I have had no problems with the car at 125,000 kilometers. I have looked on the Internet...
  19. For Sale 2013 MazdaSpeed 3

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    2013 Mazdaspeed 3 one owner silver. all stock. 64K miles. Comes with set of winter wheels and tires. New Michelin Pilot AS3 in last 5K. Located 1 hour west of Minneapolis MN. Asking $15,500. Send a message and I will email back with info.
  20. Need help with 2013 wheels

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    First post I have a 2013 mazda 3 I need new tires ,I have some stock 17s from my 2008 g35 with 225/55R17* Primacy mxv4. With they fit by any chance. If not how much should I sell for.. they are 90%tread Any help appreciated