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  1. Aftermarket Aero - Paint? Durability?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So I would never spend 1500 on the OEM kit (my car was $7.5K and the kit is just some plastic), even the aftermarket parts are pricey IMO (my accord OEM styled front lip was $30 lol). It seems like no one puts them on without painting first? Anyone have input on how durable the paint is? I would...
  2. Aero kit info

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi all, could please somebody with the oem aero kit show me a photo of the front lip? I'd like to see how much it protrudes in front of the car. Is it in line with the bumper? Thanks!
  3. Aero Kit, For Show or Performance?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So my question is, is the Mazda OEM Aero kit (or any kit produced for our cars in general) only for looks and stye? Or does it actually provides better airflow for less drag and better performance? Or the opposite is achieved, more drag, slower acceleration because of added weight , hence...
  4. Where can we find this kit??

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I have noticed (as I am sure many of you have as well) that we are getting the shaft in the US when it comes to aftermarket support for our BM chassis. I am scouring the interwebs looking for this to no avail. Does anybody have any information on this kit or is it a custom fab?
  5. eBay Aero kit replica

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Has anyone used one of these? Any thoughts? The 2016 front lip will fit the 2017? Front lip: 262941903785 Full aero kit: 192135050000 Side Skirts: 391544070112 Just copy paste that number in eBay search bar, I cant put links or images, sorry about that.
  6. Hatch Aero kit color-keyed, examples and your thoughts...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    A couple of weeks ago I took my car to the dealer (John Hine) for an oil change and tire rotation, it was returned to me with damage to the front passenger side bumper skin. Seen here: They are now repairing the damage they caused with the in-house CarStar body shop, 1st round they did a...
  7. where to get the aero kit?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I got a white 2016 Mazda 3 Hatchback and looking to add the aerokit on it. The dealership gave me a quote for full kit for CAD2k, it was a bit high tbh. Where could I get either genuine or aftermarket ones for lower price?
  8. Difference between OEM and aftermarket aero kits

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi all, I'm planning on getting the aerokit for my mazda 3, i really love the OEM, but i think 399 a piece is really expensive. So i was wondering, how the aftermarket kits, like baysonr's or any other from ebay, looks vs the OEM. I really like the glossy, jet black color, but i think that the...
  9. Functional Aero from Circuit Heart

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Some of you may recognize Brian's work (@color0) Those of you that don't recognize it, feast your eyes on...
  10. Aftermarket Aero Kits??

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, have any of you had any luck or experiences purchasing OEM looking aftermarket aero kits?? I found this MS stype front lip on EBAY: 14-16 Mazda 3 4Dr/5Dr Front Bumper Lip Spoiler - ABS | eBay But thats pretty much all i can find. So i'm just wondering if you guys know where i can...
  11. Original Aero Kit and CURT Trailer Hitch, Will It Fit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I'm scheduled Monday for a rear bumper original "Aero kit" cover install and I completely forgot to ask the service if it will fit with the CURT hitch I have ... anyone has the hitch + Aero kit ? This is on a hatchback.
  12. Aero kit protector?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Would anyone please be able to help find out what is this used under the aero kit? I found this guy on instagram under @thirdgen3. Guys car is nice. Just want to know whats under protecting it.
  13. Front aero lip eBay

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I got this aero front lip on eBay MS-Style Front Lip (Polyurethane) Fits 14-16 Mazda 3 4/5dr, from Baysonr has anybody installed one on there Mazda3? It only cost $85 Later
  14. FS: Front lip Aero kit NEEDS REFINISHING

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Hi Im replacing my front lip for my 2014 Mazda 3 so I need to get rid of mine. I looking to let it go OBO LOCAL pickup ONLY as shipping would not be worth the time as you can get a replica one for around $150. Located in HOUSTON TX. The aero kit does need some work, it needs to be repainted as...
  15. Jet Black with the Brilliant Black Aero kit?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    For the hatchback, does anyone know if the Brilliant Black color of the Aero Kit matches the Jet Black body color? Or would it just look weird?
  16. 2016 Mazda 3 Aero Kit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I will be purchasing a 2016 Mazda 3 sometime soon and am very interested in the Knight Sports Aero Kit. I'm concerned, however, if the parts will be high quality or not. For example, my brother added an aftermarket fender to his 370z and it began warping after two years. The price of the kit...
  17. Aero kit - Ship to Europe?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello, I'm trying to figure out a place where I can buy the, so called, aero kit for my 3 hatchback. I just found a shop in Thailand that sells if for 250USD (LOL) + 300 USD shipping costs. I found too the allibaba supplier... but min order 25 sets :surprise...
  18. Happy with your aero kit?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Before I drop the big money $$$ just for looks, did anyone regret getting the aero kit for the gen 3 mazda 3? I feel like I might just be considering this on impulse. x_x
  19. Aero Kit - Installation Prices

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi guys, I've been checking several forums related to body kits and the OEM aero kit, but I wanted to create this one to share how much is charging the Mazda dealer for installing the aero kit. I'm living in Charlotte N.C. and I've got two quotes so far: Dealer 1 - $454.99 including the...
  20. Aero Kit Rear Diffuser Issue (hatch)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hey guys, first post here. Do any of you hatchback aerokit owners have an issue with the rear diffuser tow hook cover popping off? Mine consistently lifts from time to time. I already lost the cap once and the dealer had to paint one to replace it. Right now i have some tape over it so it...
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