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  1. Ceramic vs semi-metalic brake pads

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Suspension & Handling
    Car: 2014 Mz3 i sport. 70,000 km / 43,500 mi Bought the car in February knowing the rear brakes would need to be replaced soon. I think I now have a month or so left before I have to do that so I'm looking at my options. The front brakes are going to last a while longer. I suspect I have OEM...
  2. Ceramic Coating for Exhaust Manifold: Worth or Nah?

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Engine and Performance
    So I've been doing a little reading and stumbled on the CorkSport aftermarket exhaust write up and did a little extra reading as to why the exhaust headers were designed in such a way by Mazda in the first place. I guess due to the high compression it creates a very hot exhaust charge and the...
  3. Broken ceramic off of spark plug

    2004-2009 Mazda3 Discussion
    Hello I was trying to remove my spark plug and the ceramic broke off, it's now around the spark plug and can't insert the socket to remove it. I'm going to try a vacuum and hope to suck out the ceramic. Any other ideas?
  4. Mazda3 cross drilled/slotted rotor and ceramic pad set

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    MZ3 front and rear cross drilled/slotted rotors and ceramic pad set SOLD!!!!!! Looking to sell a full set of used front and rear crossdrilled/slotted rotors and ceramic pads. They have less then 1k miles on them.They were taken off my nieces 2010 Mazda3 S GT 2.5 because she thought they were to...
  5. Ceramic pads-lousy cold performance

    2014-2018 Mazda 3 Skyactiv Discussion
    Looking to replace OEM ceramic brake pads on my 2015 i Touring. They have really lousy cold bite. When temp around 55 degrees or less they need to be pre-applied to heat them up before they work right. Just driving on the highway while commuting is enough for them to cool off! Apparently this...
  6. Ceramic Coated MSDS Header (BONUS Included) and K&N Intake

    Mazda 3 Parts - Buy / Sell
    SOLD!!!! Lock it up mods, oh wait I can do that.
  7. Callahan,drill/slotted brake rotors and ceramic pads

    2010-13 Mazdaspeed 3 Suspension & Handling
    Front Rear Callahan Drilled Slotted Sport Brake Rotors Quiet Ceramic Pads | eBay Brakeoverstock - Home,Tools needed 3/8,1/2 drive ratchet, flat head screw driver(need long screw driver to push back caliper slide pins to remove calipers,specially front ones),vise grip to reattach front outer...