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  1. Dampers & Dust Boots - Cut Bump Stops

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    So..I had to cut my bump stops when I installed my lowering springs, which removed the section of the yellow bump stop that fits into the black plastic shock boot (dust guard). I now can't use it and need an alternative option. I have some universal dust boots (accordion style) up front zip...
  2. Bump Steer

    Suspension / Brakes
    Greetings Has anyone fitted the WHITELINE Bump steer Correction Kit, if so, feed back please.[there is a pun there] Cheers Steven.
  3. Necessary To Cut Bump Stop Trimming? Koni FSD's & Eibach Pro Kit

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hello, This upcoming week I'll be installing Koni FSD's on my car, I searched the entire thread and did not find many cases in which people have installed FSD's with their Eibach Pro Kit, I mainly found the RB Springs and FSD's Combo. My question is, will it be necessary to cut the bump stop...
  4. Don't use Eibach bump stops with H&R springs!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    I have a black 2014 S touring Hatchback. Originally I was using the Eibach springs on stock struts. Then I switched over to the H&R springs. At that time I decided to reuse the Eibach front bump stops, thinking that they were a better fit for lowering springs. What I noticed was that the...
  5. Need Assistance ASAP- *Cutting Bump Stops*

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hi! I have some questions and need help! I'm installing Tein H Techs tomorrow, and am confused on the cutting the bump stop part (I'm a noobie for this kind of stuff:/).... So I know one cuts it 30mm for the front, and 35mm for the rears (recommended to cut fronts and rears) . 1). So do we...
  6. Corksport springs rear bump stop question.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hi, I was installing my corksport springs yesterday, and the instructions were kinda vague on how much to cut the rear bumpstops and I cut too much from the top on the rear bump stop and now it does not fit in the aluminum housing anymore. Is it still safe to drive like this or do I need to get...
  7. Eibach Sportline Bump stop

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Hey guys so I installed my Eibach sportline springs. Did the fronts just fine. However there's bump stops and dust cover for the rears. The guides I've seen doesn't show anything with them. Can anyone help. Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
  8. SUBS to bump and not loose the cargo space too bad

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Soon as I fell in love and said she is mine I have thought day in/out on what is the best design I could come up with that would looks a set of de. With that in mind I would love to share the design I came up with for many others to use or modify to accommodate whatever is possible. Btw sorry...
  9. Squeak while going over speed bump

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Alright so my car is a 2011 Mazda 3 with just under 39k miles on it. I am lowered on Eibach springs and stock shocks. Here's the question I have, I just went over a speed bump on my way home and when my front two tires went over it the right front made a squeaking noise. What could this be...
  10. Rear Bump Stop Question!!

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Suspension & Handling
    Hello! Question I have the Eibach Sportline Springs. The front looks PERFECT. But the Rear Height is a tad too high...Maybe need it .5" - .75" lower.... My Question is can you trim the Stock Rear Bump Stop at all? Or are there aftermarket Rear Bump Stops that come slightly shorter than...
  11. Bump on sidewall

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    was washing my car today and noticed a bump on the sidewall of the front driver side Yokohama OEM tire.. assuming I should replace it due to impending blowout.. should I try to get Mazda or Yokohama to replace under warranty or just replace all 4? I only have 8k miles on them and the tread is...
  12. Radio bump..

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    So on my way home last night I was going through a parking lot and hit a speedbump at like 20mph. Normally this wouldn't bother me so much, but it messed my radio up.:argh 1: The big pause/play button and the volume dial don't work, but the tuning dial (around the pause/play button) works and...
  13. Modififing Bump Stops?

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Has anyone trimed their bump stops after installing Eibach lowering springs along with Konis? The instructions with the Eibachs say not to but I came across a write up on another forum where they did. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  14. Bump in the trunk?

    2004-2009 Mazda 3 Performance & Mods
    I wanna see all those sick setups out there of nice sound systems. 8) Post pics too now. Don't be shy.