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  1. PCM/rocker arm recall

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    I got the new PCM software today. On the drive home, I could not provoke 2 cylinder mode. Did Mazda fix the problem by just disabling cylinder deactivation?

    2019+ Mazda 3 Recalls / TSB / SSB
    Recall: ROCKER ARM CONCERN Safety Risk: In the worst case, engine damage may occur, resulting in engine stall while driving without ability to be restarted, which may increase the risk of a crash. Repair: A Mazda dealer will reprogram the PCM with improved hydraulic valve adjustment control...
  3. Arm rest for 18'

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Any OEM like options to extend the armrest to the Manual stick shift?? I feel like I have no were to rest my elbow? 2018 Touring Hatch
  4. Air-suspension, Camber arm, Alldayfab LCA for sales!!!!!!

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    hey guys im selling all my aftermarket part from my Mazda 3 2010 (gen2) air-suspension parts. here is what i have airlift performance suspension fits both gen1 and gen2. $500 corksport camber arm. $50 All Day Fab Custom LCA for universal bag. $150 all of these I paid well over $1,500 for...
  5. How to Replace Rear Trailing Arm Bushings

    2004-2009 Mazda3 How-To Guides
    Thought I would bring this bit of knowledge from other forums where I posted this. It's not that difficult a job, but plan on it taking the entire weekend if/when it's your first time due to the learning curve. It will be worse if you live in the Rust Belt. This is a job where I advocate...
  6. Re-purpose USB Port in arm rest

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I'm planning on installing an Android Auto compatible head unit in my 2013 3 hatchback. I have been doing some research on re-purposing the USB port in the arm rest to interface directly with the new head unit, but I can't seem to find anything on the internet at large about people doing that...
  7. Wing Mirror arm (plastic cover)

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I was wondering if anyone had seen anywhere that sold the piece of plastic that is used to cover the wing mirror arm anywhere? Obviously I could buy an entire wing mirror replacement, but was wondering if this was at all possible given the rest of mirror is still in sound condition and the...
  8. WTB: rear wiper arm for 04 mazda 3 hatch

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Looking for the wiper arm or even a delete kit for my 2004 Mazda 3.
  9. Mazda3 GT 2015 rust control arm and near suspensions

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Hi everyone, Bought a Mazda3 GT with 43k titanium flash a week ago. This is my first car here in Ottawa, Canada. I have read the forums about rust problems. My previous car VW Polo (lived in the Mediterranean ) never had any rust issues in 8 years. I know rust is pretty normal up to a certain...
  10. Driver side front lower control arm replacement problems

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So I have a rattling noise in my 3 when going over small bumps. Replaced driver side front strut bearing, inner and outer tie rods, and sway bar end links. None of those seemed to do anything for the noises. Ordered lower control arm and tried putting it on today, except there was some issues...
  11. Replacing upper and lower control arms, lateral link, and trailing arm link

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Suspension & Handling
    Hey folks, I'm new here but have used lots of the info on here for the past couple of years. I was wondering if it was too diffucult to replace the REAR DRIVER upper and lower control arms, trailing link, and and lateral link? I've done minor work on my 3 and others but nothing this...
  12. control arm bushing

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Recalls / TSB / SSB
    I have a 2012 mazda 3 that just reached 29000 miles of easy driving and noticed oil on the garage floor.After investigation I found it to be coming from the drivers side aft control arm bushing.Has this been a problem for others?In my mind this is really early to have this kind of a failure
  13. Ball Joint or full control arm

    Suspension / Brakes
    Hey all! I have owned my mazda3 since it was a baby. It's a 2007 mazda3i with almost 140,000 miles on it. I have driven cross country, literally, and it's held its own. Recently I have been experiencing a "jumping" sensation when I go over bumps with some clunking sounds; no play happens in the...
  14. Camber arm squeak

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Installed some spc rear camber arms and they keep squeaking. I have no idea why they are squeaking but i read from other forums that sometimes camber arms can squeak because a car is too low? my isnt even low so i just figured i would take it in to an alignment shop whenever i get new wheels and...
  15. Inside JBR HQ - 2014 Mazda 3 Rear Sway Bar & Camber Arm Install

    James Barone Racing
    This is a short time lapse inside JBR HQ showing the install of a JBR rear sway bar and a set of JBR rear adjustable camber arms in our new 2014 SKYACTIV Mazda 3 shop car. Inside JBR - 2014 Mazda 3 Rear Sway Bar & Camber Arm Install - YouTube
  16. Whiteline Control Arm Bushing, Upper Outer Mazda 3 Most Models

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Brand new in package. Was never installed because my camber arms replaced the requirement for this part. Brand new, $70 retail, Selling for $60 shipped. Whiteline W63322 Control arm - upper outer bushing Fits: MAZDA MAZDA 3 BK (AXELA)(1/04-9/09) MAZDA MAZDA 3 BK MPS...
  17. SURE Guerrilla Arm Recall

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Sure Motorsports is recalling all Guerrilla arms produced. If you have these on your car you need to remove them A.S.A.P. Your safety is at risk if you don't.
  18. Dropped without camber arm

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Ok, I normally have all my aftermarket installed on my car by my dealership, they are cool to do it cash, under the table, and yet they will do their best to help me if I have warranty problems. (lets hope i never have any problems) and they installed my 1.75" RM lowering springs. I also asked...
  19. Can't Remove Passenger Upper Control Arm

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I guess I just have to keep at it. :sad 1: I am having issues removing the bolt for the rear passenger upper control arm. On the Skyactiv there is a bolt that goes inward (like a stopper) located behind the small silver circle on the shield. My bolt for the control arm is loose, but the...
  20. Corksport Front Lower Arm Bar does not fit 2012 MZ3 Skyactiv, but hopeful!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I want to share with you all my experience with the good people CorkSport. I've been very satisfied with the RSB that's been installed on my MZ3 Sky, and was looking for ways to add more rigidity to the front end for more balance. After talking to Tyler and Gwynn about the possibilities of...