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  1. Need help with wiring of my new Daytime running lights.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    So yeah what the title says, I just bought some new daytime running lights for my 2018 mazda 3. I already got it kind off working but not in the right way. I only got it working so that the light stays on the whole time even when turn off my car. I haven't got any sign of the turning signals...
  2. 2017 Paddle Shifter Install on Mazda 3 Sport

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    After a bit of trial and error, I have successfully installed paddle shifters in the updated (2017/2018) steering wheel, and I'm here inform you on what I learned. First things first, I own a 2017 Mazda 3 Sport and it is Mexican built. As far as I can tell, the only difference between the...
  3. FS: 18" OEM 2017 Mazda3 Wheels

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Wheels no longer available
  4. MAZDA 3 2017 - G turing 2.0 OIL ORIGiNAL

    2014-2018 Diesel Engine
    Hi, I have mzd 3 with 20kms and i need change the oil... in the first change i bought "Original Genuino Mazda Motor aceite 5w30" link is expensive but anyways. For this time i want this "Mazda original oil supra 0w-20" link. What do you tnik is better 5w30 or 0w20w?
  5. 2017 Sport - Brake Fluid flush

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Year 2 of my ownership -- all fluids got changed including the brake fluid. Motive doesn't make a cap that fits the Mazda reservoir, so I made my own. Bought a spare cap from the dealer (like $5), used a belt sander to smooth all that writing/letters off the top. Sealed up the vent...
  6. Mazda 3 2017 1.5D Alarm Scheme

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi to All! I'm new of the forum, i'm buyed the Mazda 3 2017 1.5D few days ago! I need to mount the GT Alarm System, everyone have the scheme for alarm mount? Or know what is the canbus + and canbus -? Thanks for help!!
  7. 2017 stock muffler from a hatch

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    After driving a few months with RB I decided to keep it and sell my 8k miles stock muffler. I wanted to keep it just Incase because I am not a fan of the huge tips on the RB but I need to make room. $125 pick up only, located in north OC, CA. Thx
  8. Mazda Axela (3) 2.0 sedan 2017 upgrade thread

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I just received my new Mazda from the factory. It's one lever under de most luxury version. 2.0 liter. I love the car's handling and drivetrain. The engine (156hp) and the automatic gearbox are doing their job fine. I owned a 2014 Sport version before and some off the issues I had with it are...
  9. Sanity check: USB ports on 2017

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello As the title states, I need a sanity check on a the 2 USB ports on a 2017 Mazda 3. I just got the car, and neither port seems to recognize my iPhoneXs. The “USB” menu option on the entertainment systems remains greyed out and my phone doesn’t have the charge icon (I’m not expecting fast...
  10. Installing memory seat in 2017 SP25GT

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi, first time poster. I have a 2017 Mazda 3 SP25GT BN series Sedan. (Second from top-of-range) It comes with a heated electric drivers seat and a heated non-electric passengers seat. Neither side has a “memory” function for multiple drivers. I’m wanting to know A) If a an OEM seat from the...
  11. 2017 CX-3 Maxx display replacement

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello from Australia. Quick question, had a mishap in my partners CX-3 the other day which resulted in a smashed head unit/display. Everything still works fine but the screen needs replacing. Is it possible to just replace the display with a second hand one from a wrecker, or is it not that...
  12. Installing Brakes 2017 Touring 2.5

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello All, I'm installing Front and Rear brake pads and rotors on a 2017 Touring, 2.5/6speed. The car is Japanese built with Electronic parking brakes. It was suggested that there are instructions to put the Rear parking brake into Maintenance Mode before swapping the brakes. Are the...
  13. Passenger side airvent 2017 Mazda 3

    Interior / Exterior
    Anyone know how the front passenger side air vent gets removed on a 2017 Mazda 3 sport, Auto, 2.0L ? It's damaged and I want to see what needs to be replaced to fix it
  14. 2017 Mazda 3 Wiring Diagram?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello all, I am currently trying to tap into my head unit for my LOC (4 channel) but I could not find any color coded diagrams for the wiring in the back of the head unit. Does anyone know where to find/can tell me what connector and colors correlate to each speaker?
  15. Just bought 2017 Mazda3 Sport GS in Canada

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Bought 2017 Mazda3 Sport GS in Eternal Blue Mica today (well, yesterday since it's now after midnight) I get to pick it up Friday. I'm already reading about adding Carplay & Android. I was thinking about the SD card for the Nav system but I'd rather use Waze. I'll be asking if the SD card can...
  16. 2017 mazda 3 sunroof question

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Hi guys I’m from Montreal and i have a question about my sunroof I attached a picture My sunroof is completely close Is that gap between the front of glass and the roof normal? It’s not supposed to be flat with the roof?
  17. FS: 2017 Mazda 3 Part-out

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Sorry for the delay, life happened. Here is the official part-out thread w/ pics and prices. Those that messaged me on the other thread have priority, then local folks (Seattle, WA area), then will entertain shipping. All items have been on 2017 Mazda 3 Hatchback 6MT for less than 2500...
  18. 2017 Mazda 6 touring, headlights Auto only

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi everyone. There is something strange with my headlights switch. The headlights switch works on auto mode only. I mean, if I turn it in ON position, nothing happens, headlights stay off during a daylight. If it’s dark outside, headlights on regardless switch position. I just noticed it couple...
  19. FS/Feeler: 2017 Mazda 3 part-out

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hopefully the mods will let this thread slip through (or please PM me if it is about to be deleted, I will make proper sale threads if parts are desired by end of month?)... It's been over a year and my BN has been sitting at less than 3,000 miles on the odometer so I've decided to stop...
  20. 2017 Armrest Tweaks?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I've been searching for a way to tweak the armrest so that it slides forward a bit. Right now, my elbow rests on the cushioned edge of the drink holder because my seat has to be too far forward for my elbow to reach the armrest. Raising it a bit too would be even better. I feel like I am...