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  1. Ball Joint Pinch Bolt part number

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys, I have a 2010 mazda 3 2.5L sedan. I'm replacing the front lower control arm and ball joint assembly but they didnt come with a ball joint pinch bolt and nut. Does anyone know what the part number is for the ball joint pinch bolt and nut?
  2. Snapped Bolt on Rear Spolier

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hi all, Im a little worried right now.. In an attempt to find a rattle I suspected was coming from the rear spoiler on my 2014 BM Mazda 3 Hatch I tightened all 4 nuts holding the spoiler in, I accidentally over tightened one which caused the bolt to snap. Here's a photo of the bolt next to it...
  3. Transmission Mounting Bolt Concern

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    I have a weird problem....When I removed the manual transmission from the engine of my 2004 Mazda 3 with the 2.3L engine, I placed the bell housing bolts in bags and labeled them. For some reason, I placed one different looking bolt in a separate bag. It was longer than the rest. Reassembly got...
  4. The What's What about Bolt Patterns

    Discount Tire
    There are arguably more aftermarket wheels available today than ever before - but how do you know which ones fit? Your vehicle requires a wheel with a specific bolt pattern in order for it to safely fit. This is determined by the number of bolt holes the wheel has and how they are spaced...
  5. Urgent question - bolt for head unit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have the CarPlay and cables and hub and put it all back. My issue is the bolt that holds the head unit in. I dropped the bolt that holds the head unit in, the one that’s about 10” or so inside the dash. Anyone know the size, thread, etc so I can try and get another one at Home Depot or...
  6. Dimensions of the HU bolt

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    While fitting the new aux mod I managed to drop my head unit bolt and it popped off somewhere that I've not been able to find. I'm wanting to get a replacement one, but I'm not sure of the dimensions of it. Does anyone know it's measurements? (ie thread length and width?)
  7. drain and fill bolt (manual transmission)

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    help pleasee!?? I am going to be changing my transmission fluid this weekend and i have no idea where the fill bolt or the drain plug is. i have a 2012 mazda 3 i skyactiv 6speed.
  8. Transmission mount bolt snapped, need tips

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hey everybody, I have just changed my 3 engine mount on my mazda 3 2010 GT 2.5, everything went well until I fastened the last bolt on the bracket that holds the transmission mount. Yep it snapped, right now its being held by 3 of the 4 bolts and there dosent seem to be any vibration when...
  9. FS: Wheel Spacers 5mm, Bolt Pattern 5x114.3 mm, Centerbore: 67.1mm (Set of 4)

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    Wheel Spacers 5mm, Bolt Pattern 5x114.3 mm, Centerbore: 67.1mm (Set of 4) From James Barone Racing I put them on once just to look at the result. Not even 1 mile on them. https://www.ebay.com/itm/232809906512
  10. Dear Stuck Bolt...

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Ode to a stuck bolt. Oh.. stuck bolt..why do you haunt me so? I pull, and I twist, and I even curse a bit... Penetrating fluid has been to no avail and the night grows long and the hours weary. But, wait..what's this? Is it moving?? Did I finally find the right tool and the perfect spot to...
  11. 2.0 v 2.5 bolt ons + tuned

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Considering the mazda3 but I can't find anything about the 2.5 #s . I can find info on the 2.0 and a few dynos but nothing about a bolt on tuned 2.5. can someone please help me find what to expect
  12. [FS] 2014+ Bolt On Muffler Delete with burnt tips and 2 bolt flange

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Pictures Mz3 muffler delete y pipe burnt tips - Album on Imgur Video https://youtu.be/6RYyBhGV_xY I actually just got this done but for some reason I could do without it and would be willing to sell it to someone who would enjoy the noise more than I do. I had it custom made: steel y-pipe and...
  13. Bolt Torque

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Does anyone know how to find the Bolt Torque specs for the car? or are they generic? I know how many pounds the lug nuts are supposed to be but I can't really find any other specs
  14. I found a bolt on driver floor mat with a flat head

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Flat head as in the head of the bolt is flat. No tool would fit on it. Probably pressure fitted on. Told my dealer about it, gave them the bolt. They don't find any holes where it was. Probably looked for 2 minutes. The bolt is identical to the ones holding metal brackets toguether such as the...
  15. top-rear strut bolt

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey everyone, long time no see. I've got a quick question for you all. If im unable to take my wheels off. How would i get to the rear strut bolt at the very top of the shock. You know...the part that bolts up to the top of the rear wheel well. Would i get to that from the trunk, or back seats...
  16. random bolt

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    Ok so came home from work today and seen this bolt laying in the driveway. Don't have access to ramps or anything atm and curious if anyone knows where it could have fallen off (it may not even be from the car) just rather be safe than sorry.
  17. FS: Autopower bolt in roll bar

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Autopower bolt in roll bar for BK & BL Mazda 3 hatch only, powdercoated pure gloss white, no damage nor scratches to surfaces, comes with all parts. $600 + shipping OBO Interior can remain in vehicle, only will need to be partially removed for installation purposes.
  18. Bolt Pattern !?!

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    I want to get new rims for my 2011 Mazda 3 2.5L GS. I am aware that the Bolt pattern in 5X114 for the Mazdas. I want to get these OZ racing rims 18" with Bolt pattern 5X120 and tire size 225\40-18 but i just don't know if they will fit. The rims came off a BMW. will they fit? and if they...
  19. stripped or broken bolt

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So i took off my strut bar i had cause i wanted to paint my battery box and the bar itself....when i went to put it back on the Passenger side 3 bolts line up perfectly put them in no problem.....On the driver side however the Bolt closest to the firewall went in no problem....The one closest...
  20. Gen 1 Coilover bolt

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    After many many months of lurking around on this forum, I believe it's time for me to post something. I have Gen 1 coilovers on on my gen 2 mazda 3. Now everyone knows by now that you need a longer bolt for the rear struts, the only problem is that I can't find this part. All the OEM mazda sites...