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  1. Short throw shifters for 1st Gen?

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hey all how’s it going? I’ve been looking into getting some solid shifter bushings and thought might as well get a short throw shifter too. Problem is, I cant find any haha. It seems people only make short shift plates for the 1st gen's now. I think I'm a little late too cause it seems all...
  2. FS: 2014+ Skyactiv JBR Solid Shifter Base Bushings

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    $25 shipped and paypalled. These are $30 plus tax on the JBR page. The JBR Solid Shifter Bushings create more responsive shifts in your MAZDA. Having solid spacers removes the sloppy feeling from the shifter, greatly improves shifting accuracy and allows the driver a more connected driving...
  3. 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...
  4. Front sway bar Greasable bushings

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Anyone knows if there is enough clearance to regrease as needed? I am planning to do the RB front bar and use greasable bushings but not sure about the clearance. I know some people use JB greasable bushings so I assume it should be ok but just want to confirm and save me some labor removing...
  5. TWM Performance 2010 Mazda 3 Short Shifter Kit with Bushings

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Up for sale is a TWM Short Shifter Kit with the Bushings for Mazda 3 2010-2013, 5 & 6 speed (NON-MazdaSpeed, NON-Skyactive). Asking $80CAD. Retails for $136.90USD ($175.54CAD) I'll meet anyone in the GTA that wants to buy this otherwise a shipping charge will be added. Thx
  6. TWM Performance 2010 Mazda 3 Short Shifter Kit with Bushings

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    Sorry I posted this in the wrong area. It has been moved. Thx
  7. Corksport Shifter Bushings

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    Has anyone purchased the Corksport Shifter Bushing set? (Link here). If so, what are your thoughts on it? How is shifting improved for you? Is it worth it?
  8. CorkSport solid shifter bushings

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    I decided to try some solid shifter bushings on my Mazda 3. They came with good directions and pulling the console covers off was a breeze. Before I unbolted the shifter, I grabbed the shifter bracket and tried to moved it, and noticed it was firm and there was hardly and movement in the stock...
  9. mazdaspeed 3 superpro bushings

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Suspension & Handling
    Im still a little scatter brained after reading all the threads.....does anyone know the exact part numbers for superpro front control arm bushings ill need for my 2013 speed3? spf3115k & spf3368k?
  10. Experience with bushings

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Engine and Performance
    Just to wanted to know how has been the experience of those who have installed solid shifter bushings on there cars. I'll be installing them on my car but wanted to hear from some members how has been there personal experience. Solid shifting? any vibes on the shift knob? markable difference...
  11. NEW Release: Corksport Mazda 3, Mazda 6, CX-5 Shifter Bushings

    CorkSport Mazda Performance
    CORKSPORT Mazda Shifter Bushing Set Eliminate side to side compliance and remove the slack on your shifter by replacing the rubber OEM shifter bushings on your manual transmission Mazda with the CorkSport aluminum black anodized shifter bushings. Over time, shifting gears can cause the...
  12. New Product Release - JBR Tru-Torsion Billet Sway Bar Brackets and Bushings

    James Barone Racing
    Details: All aftermarket large diameter sway bars that include yellow zinc plated brakets occasionally suffer from broken sway bar brackets, even our own! Well, we now have the solution for owners of all 1.25” sway bars regardless of manufacturer. These brackets are guaranteed to be trouble...
  13. New Product Release!! - JBR Solid Shifter Base Bushings for the 2014 SKYACTIV Mazda 3

    James Barone Racing
    JBR Solid Shifter Bushings replace the stock Mazda rubber grommets that hold the shifter cage to the floor board. The JBR Solid Shifter Bushings create more responsive shifts in your Mazda. Having solid spacers removes the sloppy feeling and greatly improves shifting accuracy and your driving...
  14. 2006 Mazda 3 Crossmember Bushings Replacement

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Wheels and Tires
    Today I was told me driver side bushing is bad in my Mazda3. It makes a loud noise when weight is transferred and it's annoying the crap out of me. They said that Mazda doesn't make OEM replacements, and that the entire subframe has to be replaced. Well I can't afford $1530.70, so I'm on here...
  15. 3P Vacuum Block/JBR Shifter Bushings

    Mazdaspeed 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Brand New 3P vacuum block. Will throw in the shifter bushings to the buyer. $40 shipped.
  16. FS- OEM Mazdaspeed 3 Rear Sway with 10mm bushings

    Buy / Sell / Trade
    Up for sale is a mazdaspeed3 rear sway with bushings that will let it fit on a mazda3. This was removed from a 2010 mazdaspeed3. Looking for $50 + actual shipping in the CONUS. I have 250 positive feedback on ebay under runningmanngt, and positive feedback on s2ki and overclock Thanks for...
  17. front or rear sway bar?

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Suspension & Handling
    hey fellas, im looking to buy a sway bar but im not sure which to buy, a rear or front sway bar? I simply wish to be able to take corners harder without the weight of the car shifting to one side and causing me to slide. i mean they (corksport) have the chassis brace, a tower bar, a lower arm...
  18. Solid Shifter Bushings

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 Engine and Performance
    Does anyone have the solid shifter bushings installed on their 6MT skyactiv. Is there a write up on how to get to and remove the old rubber bushings in our cars? Also do they really improve the shift feel and how? thanks They are from James Barone Racing
  19. Solid Aluminum Bushings question.

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 News & Discussion
    Ok guys, so since its freezing out and i dont wanna wear like 20 coats just to do any mods, i wanna do an inside one like the Solid aluminum shifter bushings for the gearbox. Now my questions are. Do these fix the missing 3rd a lil better? i miss 3rd gear quite often and it seems to be...
  20. Prothane sway bar bushings

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    part# 19-1119 Expectation: What I had in mind was to spend as little as possible on mods to reduce body roll. Size: Racingbeat listed 22mm front and 20mm rear as stock size so I took that as the reference and bought them from Amazon. Fitment: The bracket is a bit a the short side, but managed...