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  1. Totaled Car's Navi SD Card is VIN Locked

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi everyone, I was the proud owner of a red, 2015 Mazda3 S Touring Hatchback, then a red light runner nailed me in the driver's-side door on January 17th, 2020. This also pushed me into the truck next to me, making all four doors inoperable. So, fairly hard hit to say the least. Car was totaled...
  2. 2019 Mazda 3 navigation SD Card

    2019+ Mazda 3 Discussion
    Hello everyone! I know the new 2019 Mazda 3 does not have navigation as standard and is a dealer accessory for $300 I was wondering if anyone has links to where I can purchase the SD card? Thanks! First time posting sorry if it is in the wrong area! Thanks Inc advance! ?
  3. Need help on Navigation SD Card!

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello guys. I need some help regarding the Navi SD Card. It worked fine until I updated it for the April 2019 maps using the Mazda Toolbox. After the update was successful, I inserted the card back to slot and the navigation is stuck at "Loading Navigation". After i tried to reinstall the map...
  4. USA navigation SD card as a base for EU navigation card

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Zoom zoom, Got bit stuck with the following: Firmware 59.00.504 Car produced in 2015. Free updates are no more available. Still though, got the USA navi SD original card. Wanted to make an EU copy, but as mentioned above - bummer.because of the firmware version. Since I am not able to...
  5. Mazda3 stuff: air filter, wheel locks, navigation sd card, touch up pen

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Sold my 2017 Mazda3 and have some leftovers: [SOLD] 1. AEM 28-20480 DryFlow Air Filter that was installed for less than 5k miles. According to AEM website should fit almost any 2011+ mazda3, mazda6 or CX-5. Please check your fitting here. Clean and ready to use. $24 shipped. [SOLD] 2. OEM...
  6. Door card swap

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Has anyone swapped their door cards for the later style with the actual storge vs the earlier water bottle only holder? It seems that it should be plug and play but I thought I would post here. I have not found any documentation.
  7. New Mazda2 coming this week - copy SD card

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello guys, We have a new Mazda Demio (mazda 2) coming this week with a new SD card. I would like to make a copy of this card to use in our Axela (Mazda 3). How can I do this?
  8. Navi SD card causes reboot loop.

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I have 2016 Mazda 3, GPS sensor is installed, displays my current coordinates just fine. Bought BHP 66 EZ1J SD card - supposedly the latest. Once plugged in the infotainment system reboots every minute or so. Without the card everything is fine. Is the card borked or there is something else...
  9. Installing and running AA from an SD card

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    I did the serial hack on my MAZDA 3 FW. 59.00.502 4A N (ADR). I installed some tweaks, everything is working as expected. In the MZD-AIO 2.83 (tips & trick) it's said that I can run AA from an SD card, but it's not really clear how to do that. I want to run AA from an SD card, so I installed the...
  10. Android auto without nav sd card

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    I dont own nav sd card, May I install AIO tweak related To android auto? Many thanks for your help.
  11. [REQUEST] Latest Navi SD Card Content AUS

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    G'day guys, I've been trying to chase down a copy of the latest update to the navigation maps for Australia and haven't seemed to have any luck. I've tried the following: MZD Connect - The application is stating there has been no updates since 2013(even though there was a release July this...
  12. I've learned to appreciate Android Auto over the Navi card

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I'd been using the Navi card for directions even though I had the AA tweak installed on the car, but now I've learned to go to AA from now on. Took a trip to Halifax the other day and ran into a major accident and traffic jam. Finally got through but the Navi system immediately wanted to...
  13. Igo Map integration on Nav SD Card

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello, I've got a challenger. I want to integrate Angola.fbl map from Igo Primo on Africa original BJA8-66-EZ1C GPS SD Card. Any ideas? Thanks. LA
  14. Nav card question

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi from Pittsburgh Pa, own a 2016 Mazda3 i sport, purchased a s d card for nav which shows Texas as home location and also shows Zero satellites. Do not know if it needs activated by dealer or if they would ? Moved to proper section....
  15. Replacement SD card

    Electronics / Stereo Equipment
    Hi there Just bought a Mazda 3 Maxx Sport 2018 and what do you know? I took out the SD card and lost it. Dealer says $995 to replace... ouch.. Hoping for the possibility that when Mazda launches Android Auto officially I can just pay for the upgrade and get back on track. Seeing the dealer on...
  16. Can I just buy a new Nav SD card?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    The Nav SD card for my 2015 Mazda is out of free updates. Can I just buy another card on eBay, which is cheaper than paying for updates, or is the update attached to the vehicle, not the card?
  17. 2018 Mazda 3 Navigation card swap from 2015 Mazda 3

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi Everyone, I have seen a lot of posts regarding navigation, but none specifically for this issue. I currently have a 2015 Mazda 3s Touring. I am now buying a 2018 Mazda 3 Touring. I tried swapping the SD card from the '15 to the '18 and I received the warning "Invalid SD". Does anyone...
  18. Original SD Card not readable after update

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hi, i've run the mazda toolbox to update my original card. Installation runs without any error up to 100%. But the card was not readable in my car and also not in my pc. After trying to recover the card with many tools the only i could do was formating the card. I thought that I could reinstall...
  19. Original SD Card not readable after update

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hello, i have run mazda toolbox to backup and update my card. Unfortunately, I have not done a manual backup. The Toolbox was finally at 100% and i have shutdown my pc and get in to my car. The card was not recognized. Back to my PC and i have the same issue. After trying to recover my card...
  20. Renew map with new sd card?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    My map just expired 3 months ago. For cheaper price, Will buying new sd card from eBay extend another 3 year update for my car? I am afraid the map updated locked to my car VIN, you must update it through Mazda; new sd card meant for someone never had navigation b4. Correct me if I am wrong. Thanks.