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  1. Center Console - No Power

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey everybody, I could use some advice. I bought my 2015 Mz3 GT about 2 months ago. About a month ago, all power died from my center console (12v plug, 2 USB ports, SD card slot). I have tried replacing fuses 5, 9, and 11 in the driver seat fuse box, but no help. I have also tried reseated the...
  2. Center console removal help

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Ok, after spending way too much time searching these forums and even more time on Google, I need help. I have a 2018 Touring with manual trans. I have the electric E-brake and Bose system. I CANNOT find anywhere to show how to remove the center console. There are numerous tuts for the 14-17...
  3. 2015 Center Console Swap

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello all, Does anyone know about the possibility of swapping the center console on my 2015 3 Hatchback for the 2017-2018 center console? I know that the parking brake is electric on the 2017-2018, so that might make it impossible, but still curious all the same.
  4. FS: 2015 Center Storage Tray

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    Had this left over in my garage and sold my car, perfect condition and from a 2015 i touring MT. $15 shipped
  5. 2015 Mazda 3 Center Console latch

    New Member Introduction & Forum News/Guide
    Welcome all, I am new here and much like the part I am looking for, I am having a hard time finding anything on this. I bought a 2015 Mazda 3 and the latch on the center console is broken. I spotted a video on youtube that showed someone making this replacement, but they didn't call out the...
  6. Enkei rpf1 center caps

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Hi guys, I finally decided to go for the rpf1 and I love them, there are way pritier wheels out there, but simple locks is what I like. To my surprise, when I mounted them in the front, the axle bolt is not flush with the wheel (see picture) which leaves me with no option but to buy the very...
  7. How do I make a template of the center console to wrap it?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    I bought some vinyl wrap, and I was able to lift a piece of the console. Now I totally have a brain fart moment on how to actually measure and cut it.
  8. Center Ventilator Removal

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    On my 2014 3 I've removed the silver bezel from the two side vents in order to wrap them matte red for vinyl but for the life of me I can't seem to release the center vent. I tried to follow the service manual and got to the point where I got the 3 metal clips off of the "decorative panel"...
  9. this piece broke off on my center console, where can I get a replacement?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    So I don’t know how this happened, but this little piece broke off near my gear shifts. I can’t find it and I don’t know what this piece is called, where can I get a replacement piece?
  10. Going crazy with center caps

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Hello all! A few days ago, some...one stole my 4 center caps (or hubcaps, or whatever... those plastic circles with the Mazda logo). My mazda3 is the european version 165cv with 18" rims. I have bought ones in Internet (aliexpress), with many comments saying that are compatible with 2017 M3...
  11. Mazda Customer Care Experience Center vs. Mazda Connect - geez, separate entities?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    A slow response from customer care center (as I asked what the latest version is of the computer firmware and what is improved into the navigation maps) since I already had the firmware on my '17 updated from 59.00.330 to 59.00.504 last week Friday, March 30th as the dealer service manager says...
  12. 2011 manual shift boot center console on an auto???

    2010-2013 Mazda 3 & Skyactiv Discussion
    Manual 3 Center console on an automatic Mazda 3. Hello, been on the forums for a while now but this is my first post. i want to add a shift boot onto my auto. i see that the center consoles are pretty similar, does anyone know if they are swap able? as in can i put use a manual center console...
  13. Center console tray alternatives?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    Any better options for the little tray that sits in our center console armrest? The OEM tray isn't very big nor very deep. I was curious if there was anyone making something that's deeper. There's this: https://www.amazon.com/Armrest-Secondary-Storage-Center-Console/dp/B01MXCRRUK/. but it just...
  14. Center Cap help - Trying to get OEM caps for Aftermarket wheels

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Wheels and Tires
    Anyone with OEM wheels want to measure a cap for me real quick? Sold mine so i cant check =[ OD and ID on the tabs that snap in the center? Should be these caps local dealer doesnt have in stock and said their system lists no measurements my aftermarket snow rims take a 60mm cap od/ 56mm id
  15. Dash center speaker UPGRADE

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Hi there, I have studied MAZDA 3 diagrams and from my point of view it looks like the 6 SPEAKER versions have the same DASH wiring for speakers as 9 SPEAKER BOSE It also turned out that the front dash center speaker (behind navi screen) cover is the same for all versions. SO what I thought was...
  16. 2018 3 GT Bose Center Speaker Used?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    Hey all, I'm in the middle of dropping some Infinity 3022cfx's into my new 3's dash. The left and right speakers went in great and were a huge upgrade in sound (to the point I might not even bother replacing the door speakers with the Kappa's i picked up). However, when I replaced the center...
  17. DIY: 2017 6MT Center Console Disassembly

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv How-To Guides
    Wasn't able to find any info on dismantling a 2017 Mazda 3 center console so I decided to start pulling things apart anyway... Here's a rudimentary guide that may be helpful for some. Of course you do all this at your own risk and I assume no responsibility for any damage or injury. Start by...
  18. '17 Center Console Removal: Help Please

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Appearance & Interior
    To read about the center console removal, it is simple, i.e., just pull up on the rear of the center console and push it forward at the same time. However, on my '17 (with its sliding cup holder cover like a Mazda 6), while I can pull up the front "corners" of the center console disengaging the...
  19. 2016 sT - Ticking noise from center console

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    I have a 2016 sTouring with 8800 miles on it, bought last May. It has the well-documented occasional ticking noise from the lower right front passenger footwell although I haven't heard it much through the winter. A few days ago I started to hear what I thought was that same ticking noise...
  20. Bose Center Channel Speaker

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Audio & Electronics
    A few months ago I made this thread on upgrading the dash speakers on BOSE equipped cars here http://mazda3revolution.com/forums/2014-2016-mazda-3-skyactiv-how-guides/172802-bose-upgrading-dash-speakers-almost-plug-play.html I finally got to wanting to upgrade the center channel speaker so I...